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Republicans: Dazed and Confused

What a difference two years makes. In 2011, Republicans huffed and puffed and blew the doors down on President Obama during the debt-ceiling debacle. That…

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The Art of Negotiating

To hear Harry Reid tell it, Republicans are having a tough time taking “yes” for an answer. While that may be true, the reason for…

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SAT Scores Under 50 Percent – Again! (Only 43% of Students Ready for College)

From the Atlantic, “Of the 1.66 million high school students in the class of 2013 who took the SAT, only 43 percent were academically prepared…

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Batter Up, Mr. President

Reading Michael Tomasky’s piece in The Daily Beast, I had this strange feeling of déjà vu come over me. “My favorite presidential sentence in quite…

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37th Vote To Repeal Obamacare by GOP: Number of Jobs Bills Proposed – Zero

Yesterday, House Republicans voted to repeal Obamacare for the 37th(!) time by a vote of 229-195. Of course, this means absolutely nothing as Majority Leader,…

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Jon Stewart Addresses Our 'Procrasturbating' Congress (VIDEO)

Last night on The Daily Show, host Jon Stewart, created a new term…”procrasturbating.” This term refers to the inability of congress to do anything useful…

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