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Republicans have long advocated the need to get government spending under control, eliminate fraud and waste and make tough decisions to secure America’s financial future – we’ve heard it all before.

The White House and the Left have made a stunning admission: They think less work and less initiative in the workplace is a good thing.

The story that you've been hearing about Democrats reluctant to touch entitlements is pure fantasy. And the reality-based story is working better than expected.

  • Jonathan Bernstein
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  • Mar 15, 2013
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This week will reveal a lot about the stark differences between Republicans and Democrats as we learn more about Rep. Ryan and Sen. Murray's budget proposals.

It may have been the most unabashedly progressive speech he has given as president. To date, at least.

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