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The first wave of political rhetoric to follow Saturday's shooting in Tucson, Arizona speculated on whether Jared Loughner was influenced by far right extremism or socialist dogma . In reality, it is likely that neither is true . The next round of political discussion is focusing on the state of mental health care in America, and whether more of it could have averted such a tragedy. Arizona reduced mental health spending by 37 percent in 2010, or $36 million, according to Stateline . As KUT...