This post appeared Tuesday on RealMoney . Click here for a free trial, and enjoy incisive commentary all day, every day.At the start, I will admit to being a political junkie. I follow elections as if they were baseball games, complete with snacks and adult beverages. The electoral and legislative process fascinates me, usually in its absurdity. What I am not a huge fan of, however, is when the markets become overly politicized. Politicians will always have some impact on the financial markets, since they set economic and regulatory policy, but the current environment is reaching the point of the ridiculous.
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