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Matt Horween

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Matt Horween is a certified public accountant and served as a commissioned U.S. foreign service officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development from March 1981 to March 1998. He served in Burkina Faso, Senegal, Egypt, Honduras and Barbados, spending about 15 years overseas. He ended his career stationed in Washington, D.C. as the financial controller for the bureau that controlled the foreign aid program for Europe, including all of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union and its former satellite countries. Horween also worked as an auditor for Price Waterhouse & Company in New York City and held various financial management positions for several publically listed corporations. Early in his career, he served as a radio intercept analyst for the U.S. Air Force Security Service and was stationed in Greece. Horween graduated with honors from the CCNY, Baruch School of Business Administration and was Editor in Chief of the "Accounting Forum." He received the Haskins Award Silver Medal from the New York State Society of CPA's for the second highest grade on the May 1969 NYS CPA Examination. Since his retirement, he has served as the Acting Controller of the Clark County Library System and a large PVO in Las Vegas, NV.

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Opinion: GOP Stonewalling Is Costing Us Jobs (RealMoney.com $)

By Matt Horween

The Republicans believe they need employment to remain awful to win in 2012 -- and the U.S. people are paying the price.

09:15AM 07/11/11

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Opinion: Demanding a Sane Work-Visa Policy (RealMoney.com $)

By Matt Horween

I'm tired of Congress taking money from special interests while refusing to see what's really happening to our labor force.

10:00AM 07/07/11

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Opinion: The Housing Crisis Is Washington's Fault (RealMoney.com $)

By Matt Horween

Lobbyists made sure clueless policies keep builders safe while gutting the U.S. economy.

10:00AM 06/29/11

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Opinion: Sell the Oil Reserve (RealMoney.com $)

By Matt Horween

Selling reserve oil to fund conversion to natural gas could create millions of jobs.

01:18PM 06/23/11

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Opinion: Bernanke Isn't the Culprit (RealMoney.com $)

By Matt Horween

The real villains in this economic tale work at either end of Pennsylvania Avenue.

01:46PM 06/01/11

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New Jobs That Can Save the U.S.: Opinion

By Matt Horween

Let's take a look at what is destroying jobs and focus on how we can create them.

09:49AM 08/15/09

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Immigration System Broken: Opinion

By Matt Horween

The current immigration system is draining our country's resources and is an unfair burden to taxpayers.

09:52AM 08/14/09

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Iran, Pakistan Biggest Threats: Opinion

By Matt Horween

The U.S. can't allow Iran to possess atomic weapons, and Pakistan should be encouraged to forge a nuclear disarmanent pact with India.

09:32AM 08/13/09

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Political Class Choking America: Opinion

By Matt Horween

Without third-party competition, the two political parties have created a government that serves its own interests and those of lobbyists.

10:09AM 08/12/09

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Bring the Troops Home: Opinion

By Matt Horween

It's time to end our military involvement in Afghanistan and Iraq and spend the money on our domestic problems.

09:27AM 08/11/09

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