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Know When to Hold ’em and Know When to Fold ’em

Payroll Tax

We’ve been hearing a lot this campaign season about “conservative principles.”  Some of the tea party conservatives held out on the payroll tax bill because it was only a short-term fix and didn’t make economic sense.  And so, voting for it would violate their “conservative principles.” Never mind that it’s the Republicans who look bad…