Echidne of the Snakes: In Europe and the United States, the “austerians” are making bad economies worse.
Off the Kuff: The Justice Department is having none of the Texas Republicans’ redistricting scheme aimed at eviscerating Hispanic voting power.
Off the Charts Blog: Proposal from debt “super committee” Democrats is to the right of the Simpson-Bowles and Gang of Six recommendations.
Speaking of which, your quote of the day: “Reagan proved deficits don’t matter.” (Vice President Dick Cheney, 2002)
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