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Pakistan: Nation on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Fatima Bhutto
www.themonthly.com.au

Pakistan: Nation on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Fatima Bhutto. Pakistan is a country plagued by natural disasters, endemic political corruption, religious fundamentalism and is claimed by many to be the central headquarters of Islamist… Related …

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Corrupt, or just sleazy, insurance biz costs taxpayers: Moran
blog.nj.com

It is a business where huge money is swapped between political friends, or corrupt partners, with virtually no one watching. The bill goes directly onto your property taxes. Keep in mind, too, that bribery is only the sensational tip of this iceberg …

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Pakistan: Khan's party poised to be political force
www.scotsman.com

Khan offers a different type of politics. His anti-corruption rhetoric has excited a new breed of young, educated, urban voters keen to ditch a status quo that has failed to help ordinary people. Yet for 17 years his party has made barely a dent …

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The Debt Rating Problem
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In 2010, I developed a rating scale for use in providing investor paid credit rating opinions on municipal bonds. I then realized that it was applicable to private as well as government debt. The only necessary distinction is how many years is your …

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Budget 2013: Interest payments on national debt to eclipse combined budget for …
www.telegraph.co.uk

The second government target is for the national debt – the accumulated stock of borrowing over time – to be falling as a share of the economy. The latest OBR estimates show that target will not be hit until 2016-17. In cash terms, the national debt …

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Should the United States default on the national debt?
economiccollapsenews.com

In the below interview with Reason.tv he makes the moral case that the national debt should indeed be liquidated – that the U.S. government should simply not pay back its creditors. He makes the case on moral grounds coming generations should not be …

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National debt has impact on Upper Peninsula businesses
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But our ability to effectively promote those important principles is in serious jeopardy due to the country's most pressing economic problem the national debt. Our failure to successfully confront this issue is extremely concerning to me and should be …

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