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“When there is a fire in your kitchen threat­en­ing to burn down your home, you don’t want some­one stop­ping the fire­fight­ers on the way and de­mand­ing they hand out smoke de­tec­tors first or lec­tur­ing you about the haz­ards of keep­ing paint in the base­ment. You want them to put out the fire be­fore it burns down your home and ev­ery­thing you have saved for your whole life.”

—Sen. Mitch McCon­nell, Ken­tucky Repub­li­can, ad­dress­ing the cur­rent eco­nomic cri­sis and why Congress must take im­me­di­ate action to try to head off a se­ri­ous blow to Main Street and this colum­nist’s 401(k).

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