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A Republican leader's plan for economy

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Those who say that Republican Congress critters are just a gaggle of naysaying boneheads with no economic plan of their own haven't been listening to Rep. John Linder, R-Ga.

This Georgia right-winger is irked that America's food-stamp program will grow to more than $60 billion this year. "This is craziness," Linder barked to a New York Times reporter. "We're at risk of creating an entire class, a subset of people, just comfortable getting by living off the government."

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