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On April 1, I saw an article in which President Obama has proclaimed April as “National Financial Capability Month,” during which his administration will do things such as teach young people “how to budget responsibly.”

I thought it was a great April Fool’s joke by the writer, but when I read on I found the article was not a joke. In an official proclamation released March 29, Obama said, “I call upon all Americans to observe this month with programs and activities to improve their understanding of financial principles and practices.” Obama went on to say, “My administration continues to encourage responsibility at all levels of our financial system.”

This is coming from a president who has increased our national debt by more than 60 percent.

It was not an April Fool’s joke, but it is a joke – and the joke is on us.

Charles Cushman

Aiken, S.C.

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chascushman 04/06/13 - 02:38 pm
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WBC, I guess you believe the
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WBC, I guess you believe the lies being told by the Marxist in the WH. Obamacare is doing much more to hurt the economy than the sequestration.

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Darby 04/06/13 - 09:47 pm
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"Now the question to you is -

should we reduce spending knowing it will ramp up unemployment"

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That is a silly and baseless hypothesis. There is absolutely NO link between sequestration and private employment other than in the minds of Democrat politicians and their supporters.

Enough of the phony scare tactics. It isn't working and will never work.

I made the same prediction, only mine was based on the incompetent and failed leadership of B.H. Obama.

It's what happens when you put someone into the Oval Office who has no understanding of business, economics or the free market.

One whose entire administration is made up of people, 92% of whom have zero experience in the marketplace. The lowest in the entire history of the United States.

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Darby 04/07/13 - 12:26 pm
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Hmmm, the very best you can come

up with in reply is another "thumbs down"?

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chascushman 04/07/13 - 03:22 pm
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WBC, I guess the
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WBC, I guess the sequestration is the reason so many people have dropped out of the workforce. The real unemployment is well over 10%. Here is an AP story about the workforce dropouts.
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/04/06/associated-press-on-the-lates...

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