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Ben Bernanke is Single-Handedly
Propping Up the Obama Administration

Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 9/19/2013 5:32:21 PM

RUSH: This priming of the pump that Bernanke continues to do. There are a number of things that puzzle me by it, but the first thing is, Bernanke and the Fed. The report that they gave yesterday before announcing that they´re gonna continue all of this printing of money, was that the economy is unstable, that the economy is actually weak. Yet everywhere I look in the media, I keep hearing about a roaring recovery. I keep hearing about, "Why aren´t there any new jobs, because, look! The economy´s coming back, and profits are soaring." We just had that story in

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 9/19/2013 5:41:54 PM     (No. 9528064)

I´m sure others here are also in mutual funds that are up 25% or more for the year - at what point do we bail?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bobn.t, 9/19/2013 8:44:28 PM     (No. 9528295)

Rush again.

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