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The Republicans' Familiar, Troubling Plan to Torpedo Biden's Presidency

1 month ago   |   By The New Republic

Like a phoenix, the deficit hawk will be back soon enough, as soon as it is politically convenient. -Glenn Kessler, Washington Post fact-checker, October 17, 2020 My party is very interested in deficits when there is a Democrat in the White House. The worst thing in the whole world is deficits when Barack Obama was the president. Then Donald Trump became president, and we're a lot less interested as a party. -Mick Mulvaney, White House chief of staff, February 19, 2020 One reason Republicans are far more successful than Democrats in implementing their agenda is they have a long-term plan...
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