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GOP Address: Gov. Scott Walker Wants US ‘Fiscal House on Track’
Source: ABC News Radio, 6-16-12
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In this week’s Republican address, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, fresh off of his recent victory over the effort to recall him as governor, calls for Washington lawmakers to get America’s “fiscal house on track and … our economy back in order.”
Walker says that while “Republicans define success … by how many people we can free from government dependence by growing the private sector,” to him, “the President and many of his allies seem to measure success by how many people are dependent on government programs.”
“Those policies have failed,” he adds.
But Walker says that doesn’t mean people should be thrown off of unemployment. Instead, he says, created jobs for people in the private sector will free people from government dependence….READ MORE