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Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Politicians not so "Super"

With the failure of two political parties in the U.S. to come to an agreement on reducing the debt, how can we ever expect 17 European nations to reach a political accord on fiscal, budget and economic policies? Perhaps the "faith bar" is set far too high in our expectations of politicians...but, if they can't solve issues such as this, who can?...and what, exactly, have they been elected to do?