Gist: Deregulation Nation

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Jan 26, 201725m
Gist: Deregulation Nation
Jan 26 '1725m
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Americans are skeptical of regulation, no matter how much they hate hair in their hot dogs. Why are Republicans winning this argument? Jacob Hacker is director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University and author of the new book American Amnesia.   For the Spiel, an ethics scandal hits South Dakota. Yes, South Dakota!

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