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Wednesday Morning News Roundup

Wednesday Morning News Roundup There are certain memes or themes that never seem to go away. One of the strongest seems to be that Democrats are soft on crime/terrorism. We can go back to Michael Dukakis being painted with Willie Horton. Currently, Republicans are using a variation on this theme by saying that President Barack Obama has skipped intelligence briefings. This is not true. The number of uninsured Americans has declined in many states. This is good. Housing market appears to be improving. If, for some reason, you haven’t seen Mitt Romney’s “secret” video in which he is talking to fundraisers, the video

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Bush 2008 – the numbers

From TP: President Bush issued a statement yesterday in which he heralded New Year’s day as “an opportunity to remember the events of the past and look forward with hope to the year ahead.” But as Bush looks forward to leaving office, the nation is stuck with the results of many of the Bush administration’s failed policies. To mark the passing of Bush’s last full year in office, ThinkProgress rounded up statistics on some of the most significant effects of Bush rule in 2008: – Number Of U.S. Troops Killed in Iraq: 322. – Number Of U.S. Troops Killed in Afghanistan:

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

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