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Cravaack: Nation's financial problems demand action now

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The federal government’s many financial problems, including Medicare, require action now, according to Rep. Chip Cravaack, R-Minn.

“It’s a dereliction of duty to do nothing,” the first-term congressman said in a late September interview.


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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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