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Running (on) the Numbers: How is Obama Doing on His Promise to Halve the Deficit?

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) spoke in front of Congress yesterday to give it's 10 year projection on the outlook of the U.S. Economy. The CBO is a group of economists whose goal is to give "objective, nonpartisan, and timely analyses to aid in economic and budgetary decisions on the wide array of programs covered by the federal budget and the information and estimates required for the Congressional budget process." Here is what they had to say.

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Montana’s Florida Primary [Poll]

This is your chance to tell Floridians what to think. If the polls are any indicator, Mitt Romney will win in Florida today. Is that what should happen, or is there someone else who deserves the nod and the delegates Florida has to offer? Vote away!

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Talk Back’s Weekly Schedule

Here's a look at what's on the line for Talk Back this week.

Monday: Open phones and the return of Peter(for a little bit).

Tuesday: Greg Jackson will promote Newt Gingrich and talk about the religious right in politics.

Wednesday: We'll have Gubernatorial candidate Rick Hill on the phone.

Thursday: We'll have Gubernatorial candidate Neil Livingston on the phone.

Friday: Open phones will wrap up the week.

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The State of the Union: Three Tactics for the Coming Campaign

I just finished watching the State of the Union Speech and thought I would write a bit about what I heard. Obama employed three tactics in tonight's speech that I think he will continue to press as the campaign moves forward. First of all, he is beginning to try to appeal to the right in an effort to grab votes from the center. Specific examples of this are his opening and closing celebration of the death of Osama bin Laden, his calls for deregulation (milk is not oil was my favorite part of the speech), his push against Chinese trade violations, and his claims of opening up 75% of available offshore oil sources for drilling. The second tactic that he pressed is a more traditional populist appeal that pits the poor against the rich over the issue of "fairness."

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The Talk Back Weekly Line-up

We have had requests to publicize the upcoming guests/topics we will have on the show. So here you go Talk Back listeners, a look at the week ahead.

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Should Mitt Romney Choose Rand Paul for VP? [Poll]

After winning Iowa and New Hampshire it is almost certain that Mitt Romney will be the Republican candidate. If that is the case, who do you think should run with him? I think that from a strategic standpoint selecting Rand Paul might be a great option

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If Unemployment Drops, Will Obama Win? [Poll]

If unemployment drops to 8% by June, will Obama win re-election? [poll]

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Should the United States End Foreign Aid? [POLL]

During today's Talk Back program, we discussed in depth the issue of foreign aid. Our guest, Shadman Bashir, a lawyer from Blackfoot, ID originally from Pakistan, spoke a bit about how some Pakistani leaders skim from aid provided by other countries.

What do you think - does the benefits outweigh the cost?

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Talk Back: Foreign Aid

We spent a lot of time on today’s program talking about international aid to Pakistan. Shadman Bashir who grew up in Pakistan stated his opinion that U.S. aid was misdirected and that if the U.S. wanted to give money, it should pay off Pakistan’s debt so that it could focus its finances at bringing a consistent source of energy to the people

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Talk Back: Behind-the-Scenes

A behind-the-scenes look at the Talk Back Newsroom.

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