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Daily Archives: April 25, 2010

Observations: The QandO Podcast for 25 Apr 10

In this podcast, Bruce, Michael, Bryan, and Dale discuss the controversial Arizona immigration law, and the squeeze public employee unions are putting on state budgets. The direct link to the podcast can be found here.


The intro and outro music is Vena Cava by 50 Foot Wave, and is available for free download here.

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Immigration: Arizona is tired of the federal government’s foot-dragging and has passed its own law addressing illegal immigrants. The administration is not amused. What is the answer to the problem? Is there one?

State budgets: New Jersey and Illinois are both faced with budget deficits and both states are addressing them in different ways. In NJ the governor is taking on the public service unions and cutting spending. In IL the governor is backing the demands of the public service unions and calling for an income tax hike.

GM’s “payback” of their loan: The real deal? Or smoke and mirrors? If you’re guessing the latter, give yourself a cigar. We’ll explain.