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Will the Democratic nominee for 2016 take on the moneyed interests?
Will the Democratic nominee for 2016 take on the moneyed interests?

It's seed time for the 2016 presidential election, when candidates try to figure out what they stand for and will run on. One thing seems reasonably clear. The Democratic nominee for president, whoever she may be, will campaign on reviving the American middle class. As will the Republican nominee -- although the Republican nominee's solution will almost certainly be a warmed-over version of George W. Bush's "ownership society," seeking to unleash the middle class's entrepreneurial energies by reducing taxes and regulations. That's pretty much what we've heard from Republican hopefuls so far. As before, it will get us nowhere. The Democratic...

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