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I can’t help but wonder what it would be like to be granted a private audience for a civics discussion with the men who occupy the big chairs. Here’s the way I envision it: “Yo, yo, yo Prez Oh Bee and Governor J-Dawg here’s my dialogue and a blueprint to dig your behinds out of this quagmire.”

Yeah, just kidding, were I ever to get the chance to converse with President Obama and Gov. Jerry Brown I would have on my best Sunday school manners and would exercise great restraint because I know I’m not as clever as I think I am.

Earlier this week the Supremes gave the nod to Obamacare, next up all the focus can be on strengthening the economy.

One of the things the president should to do is lower the price of gasoline to $2 a gallon. The economy began tanking when the price of fuel shot through the roof. There is plenty of oil under federal lands. Oil leases on these properties will drop the price of crude oil and lower gas prices accordingly. Domestic oil production jobs will be created and isn’t that what we need to right the economy? ...


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