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December 30, 2012
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Guy W. Farmer: Our imperial presidency

At a time when many American families are living on austerity budgets in order to make ends meet, President Obama and his family are taking a three-week, $3.6 million vacation to Hawaii at taxpayer expense. Obama returned to D.C. on Wednesday, while the rest of the family remained in Hawaii. Nice work if you can get it ... and he can.

Nationally syndicated columnist Mark Steyn, a conservative favorite, recently wrote a column about what it costs taxpayers to send the president and his family to Hawaii. By comparison, Steyn opined that the Obamas' lavish lifestyle makes the British Royal …

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