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"Ron Paul: Barack Obama is Not a Socialist

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Last Edited: April 11, 2010, 6:06 pm

 

April 10, 2010, 4:20 PM ET

"Ron Paul: Barack Obama is Not a Socialist

Source Wall Street Journal

By Susan Davis

"NEW ORLEANS–Republicans and tea party activists are fond of accusing President Barack Obama of being a socialist, but today party gadfly Ron Paul said they had it wrong.

“In the technical sense, in the economic definition, he is not a socialist,” the Texas Republican said to a smattering of applause at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference.

“He’s a corporatist,” Paul quickly added, meaning the president takes “care of corporations and corporations take over and run the country.........”

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2010/04/10/ron-paul-barack-obama-is-not-a-socialist/?mod=rss_WSJBlog

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TigerAngelComment by TigerAngel - April 12, 2010, 3:30 am
Yeah, and didn't Moosilini say that his Fascism should be more acurately called Corporatism? And didn't the Italian also have a motto, "All for the State and Nothing Outside the State"? Sounds like where we are doesn't it...
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konaneComment by konane - April 12, 2010, 9:11 am
Thanks TigerAngel! A bit rusty on my history .... but in the recent past heard many people bitterly complaining about corporate welfare in the form of tax breaks, incentives, etc.

How's that working out for them now???????

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