A blog inspired by my favorite concept from Catholic social teaching, "the preferential option for the poor," which lies at the core of two flawed institutions to which I am loyal, the Democratic Party and the Catholic Church.
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Friday, February 13, 2009
I am so sick about the way this stimulus passage is being covered in the media. It is so maddening. The theme seems to be: Obama has been given everything he asked for from Congress by passing an $800 billion bill two weeks after his inaugural. How did he screw up??