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The Most Productive Lame-Duck Session since 1960s

Senate Republicans break with their Minority Leader and Vote to Ratify the New START Treaty President Barack Obama said on Dec. 22, 2010: “This has been a Season of Progress for the American People.” Presidential Press Conference on a Historic … Continue reading

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Can the GOP overcome their addiction to Luntzian Talking Points void of Substance?

Are the GOP Leadership Capable of Real Dialogue and Working together with their Colleagues across the Aisle and with President Obama? Americans can hope that John Boehner, Mitch McConnell, Eric Cantor and Jon Kyl will overcome their tendency to constantly … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened to the $2.3 Trillion Rumsfeld Said Was Missing from the Defense Department?

One Way to Be Fiscally Responsible – Find the Missing Money in the Defense Department                   On September 10, 2001, Donald Rumsfeld gave a speech at the Pentagon where he stated: “According … Continue reading

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