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Carney: 'Economic patriotism': Corporatism dressed as populism

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How does President Obama please his corporate backers while simultaneously lighting a populist fire? By advocating "a new economic patriotism," where empty protectionist rhetoric is paired with meaty corporate-welfare policies. "It's time for a new economic patriotism," Obama says in his latest campaign ad. This is his play for Ohio, where both campaigns believe the swing blue-collar vote...

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