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Double Mint gum doesn't work in government

Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), speaking on the topic of duplicative government programs, explains how the government and rubbery treats are not the same:

"Double your pleasure, double your fun' might work for chewing gum – but not for government programs paid for by American taxpayers," he said.

Posted by Matthew Weigelt on May 25, 2011 at 12:11 PM


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