Jack Kemp has died

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    He played a very influential role in supply side economics, but with him it wasn't so much about the wealthy keeping their money as it was about freeing up money to the true entrepreneurs to allow for new businesses to prosper. He had a better understanding than most that it is the small businesses that drive the US economy, and his efforts were focused on that point. He will be missed.
     
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    I thought he was already dead.
     
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    that was Franco--and yes--he's still dead.
     
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    He was a great man. I especially liked this quote from one of your links:

    "Pro football gave me a good perspective," he was quoted as saying. "When I entered the political arena, I had already been booed, cheered, cut, sold, traded, and hung in effigy."
     
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    R. I. P.
     
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    “There are no limits to our future if we don't put limits on our people.”

    Jack Kemp
     
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    Good man indeed to bad the other side has nothing even roughly equivalent.
     
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    Yes indeed.. good man... with a good head on his shoulders...

    He's a man that will truly be missed
     
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    One of the more respected Republican members of the Reagan era. His book American Renaissance is a good read that Republicans of today would do well to peruse...
     

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