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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:54 AM CST

As Abraham Lincoln feared, the U.S. has truly become a house divided. Not for the reasons he supposed during the then-senatorial-candidate's campaign, but for entirely different reasons. And it's interesting that this division happens the day after the holiday he later established by presidential proclamation in 1863 -- Thanksgiving.

No, this has nothing to do with the recent election which left us still sharply politically divided as we speed toward the fiscal cliff, as I discussed last week. I can't help but chuckle at the fact that Congress only has about 10 working days over the next six weeks due ...

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