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“It’s like putting 1,000 more people on the Titanic when you knew what was going to happen.” — Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), quoted by the New York Times, on why he chose not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.Quote of the Day.

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“I’ll tell you the truth: He’s not that smart. He’s not that good. But he’s flippant, so I give him credit for that.” — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), quoted by the Baltimore Sun, on being compared to Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D). Quote of the Day.

Worst drought since 1956 hits US | GlobalPost

US is suffering its widest drought since 1956, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The United States is suffering its widest drought since 1956, according to data released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NOAA reported on Monday that by the end of June about 55 percent …

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“Our state is doing extremely well. We still have 800,000 people out of work, but we’re changing it. Tourism is way up, jobs are up, housing prices are staying stable. If you want to buy a house, now is the time.” — Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R), quoted by TPM, …