Daily Topics - Wednesday February 29th, 2012

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Hour One: The banksters like stealing candy from little children

Hour Two: The "Big Oil" war begins... Rory Cooper, Heritage Foundation

Hour Three: Bullied teen demands change - Katy Butler, change.org

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doubleculprit 7 years 37 weeks ago
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I just caught the end of the conversation with Rory Cooper from the "Heritage Foundation" I'm just curiouse why the republicans are always saying government should keep it's big nose out of the free market. However, when the free market dictates the price of oil worldwide, our government should intervene and do something to lower the prices? Isn't that the free market doing it's thing? How can they complain?

JP

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