Republicans are determined to carry on the false paradigms and shaky premises of the Bush administration. In recent years they convinced voters their policies had merit, and that we’d all be partners in an “ownership society.” But their model was organically flawed, their premise, defined in law as “a basis stated or assumed, on which reasoning proceeds” could hardly be said to have been a reasoned approach to policy making.

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