Elections 2016

September 4, 2012 2:49 PM

Today’s Democrats see major roles for government

President Bill Clinton may have said the era of big government was over in the 1990s. But as their party meets this week for their national convention, Democrats around the country define themselves differently on the role of the government, the key issue in the coming election.

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