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CPEG’s Ron Baiman: President Obama, Please Take Debt Extension off the Table and Refocus Debate on Jobs

Dear President Obama:

Like many Americans I’m nauseated by the current John Boehner/Tea Party willingness to take the entire country hostage and directly harm the lives of millions of people affected by the government shut-down, in an effort to sabotage health care provision for millions of other people who are finally able to get health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, and I applaud your refusal to “negotiate” with Boehner and the 30-40 Tea Party Republican Congressman hostage takers.

(Note to John Beohner: if you have become so attached to power that that you cannot risk your job for the good of the country you need to resign.)

But I have two additional action recommendations that I would like you to consider:

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