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Former Treasury secretary Summers
to co-chair economic project
at liberal think tank

Washington Post, by Lori Montgomery

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/16/2012 11:17:10 PM

Lawrence H. Summers, a former Treasury secretary and White House economic adviser, has agreed to co-chair a new think-tank project aimed at supporting President Obama’s second-term goal of reviving the economy by rebuilding the middle class. The Growth and Competitiveness project will be housed at the progressive Center for American Progress, where Summers will also serve as a “distinguished senior fellow,” the center plans to announce Monday. Summers’s co-chair will be David Miliband, a British Labor Party politician and member of Parliament and former British foreign secretary.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ScrIbelus, 12/16/2012 11:22:14 PM     (No. 9070019)

Swell! Call it the "Zero-Sum Society". A place where always-failing socialists can congregate to trade lies, and to cheat the ignorant populace.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dante, 12/16/2012 11:29:10 PM     (No. 9070026)

Rebuilding the middle class through massive unemployment, pure genius.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MrYules, 12/16/2012 11:32:58 PM     (No. 9070036)

Amazing choice - the man who "helped" the Harvard endowment lose a billion dollars. Accidental choice? There are no accidents at this level of performance. "Rebuild the middle calls"... Really?


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Reply 4 - Posted by: cjohn2979, 12/17/2012 12:51:13 AM     (No. 9070096)

I thought liberals had feel tanks.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bevan, 12/17/2012 8:43:20 AM     (No. 9070476)

economic liberal think tank......a triple oxymoron

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