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Another billionaire runs for governor

Another billionaire runs for governor

April 12, 2017

Billionaire venture capitalist Jay Robert Pritzker would like to replace the billionaire venture capital...

Political Euphemisms Confuse Voters

Nicholas Santana, Staff Writer

February 26, 2012

Filed under Opinions

  The inventiveness of euphemisms used by commentators, journalists, and actors of our modern political stage in their discourse can amaze even the most politically savvy American citizen. For instance, take the phrase "rescue package." What does one think of when one hears "rescue package?" Does one think of a caped...