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Country is better now than under Republican rule

Published 9:53am Wednesday, October 9, 2013 Updated 11:54am Wednesday, October 9, 2013

I was surprised to see a letter from Evelyn Guggisberg attacking Rep. Jay McNamar and claiming the Republicans had turned around the economy.

When President Bush left office, the Dow Jones was around 7,000 and 250,000 people were losing their jobs every month.

Now the Dow Jones is around 15,000 and 150,000 jobs are being added each month.

On another note, when she is making her anti-gay marriage remarks, perhaps she should learn from Pope Francis and be less judgmental.


Mark Myron

Elbow Lake


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