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Even Homer Nods

From “The Week,” Feb. 5, 1988 edition of National Review: “The Reagan administration had come forward with the worst new idea of the new year: the creation of a Cabinet-level Secretary of Veterans’ Affairs. That is, one more bureaucracy, one more mobilized pressure group, still more spending. We hope the idea is a joke, but it’s not very funny, and hurts Mr. Reagan’s record for first-rate humor.”


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