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Presidential campaign gets serious - just briefly

The candidates deliver duelling speeches on how to fix the ills of the economy, but soon enough, retreat to their respective old forms, trading insults and ducking difficult questions

A Facebook (FB) friend posted recently that he was hoping that the US presidential candidates would begin discussing an issue that he thought a lot about: Should the government expand the earned-income tax credit (EITC), which supplements wages of low- and moderate-income workers?


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