Time to stop the stonewalling

The lack of information we are getting about the government’s approach to the bank crisis would be laughable if it were not so worrying

10th January, 2009

It was good to see Democrat candidate Al Franken finally win the lengthy recount for the Minnesota Senate seat last week, even if his Republican rival Norm Coleman has vowed to contest the result.

Good because Franken is an acclaimed comedian (best known for his US bestseller Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right).And good because it shows that the public will vote for candidates willing...

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