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  1. […] night, in spite of arguments based on logic, pragmatism and compassion, an ill-informed but ideological NC Senate voted to turn its back on Obamacare and the 500,000 […]

  2. Bill W

    February 5, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    Jobs and the economy… jobs and the economy: Senate bill rejects 23,000 jobs and $15 billion infusion in our state’s economy.

  3. Alex

    February 5, 2013 at 7:32 pm

    It’s a sad commentary on this country when we depend on borrowed money to fund additional government assistance programs, and then try to call it economic growth.

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