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Friday, 27 May 2016

Captain Austerity gets his toe tagged

Good dies young

Time of death: Feb. 6, 2013. The new Republican strategy shies away from fiscal tightening after controversial initiatives to slash deficits flopped. President Obama is seeking ways to scale back sharp cuts in defense and other spending. U.S. austerity is gone - and far too soon.

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