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The American System

Feb 2017

February 20, 2017

February 21, 2017

Protest Demonstrations Continue, With an Effective Program of Anti-Austerity Demands Emerging as an Urgent Necessity; OMB Boss Mulvaney’s Budget Hit List Targets Export-Import Bank and Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Two Agencies That Foster Jobs and Exports While Making a Profit for U.S. Treasury; Office of National Drug Control Policy Also on Chopping Block; Recalling the Death of Rasputin as Prelude to the February Revolution in St. Petersburg, Russia A Century Ago; C-SPAN Presidential Rankings Confirm Lincoln, Washington FDR, LBJ, and Kennedy, But Overrate Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, Truman, and Reagan Among Top Ten