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We need a Roosevelt economy

We need a Roosevelt economy

Peter Morici once again shows the ignorance of the so-called "political experts" on what works and what doesn't work in American politics ("Obama's economy versus The Gipper's," Nov. 5). Again and again, I hear right wing apologists for crony capitalism comparing President Barack Obama to Ronald Reagan in a lame attempt to glorify right wing drivel as "success."

First of all, while he might be politically to the left of these neo-fascist mouthpieces for the extreme right, President Obama is decidedly not, by any stretch of the imagination, a left wing...