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sarahlee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-26-04 02:27 PM
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21. Fullfills the original Reagan plan
Remember - think it was David Stockman, who said the plan was to bankrupt the government so they could get rid of all those "socialist programs." Certainly not a direct or accurate quote, but that was the jist of if.

They believe in corporate feudalism.

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