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Downtown Dollar Bill's Road Trip Roundup: Dullards, Hypocrites and Hubris on the Highway

Owing to lingering fatigue from the debt ceiling debacle and the doting indulgence of our beloved editor, I am presenting the first and perhaps only…

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ALL THIS FOR NOTHING!

In the end, all the huffing and puffing, all the bravado and chest thumping, all the threats and extortion demands amounted to nothing. The Republican-led…

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House of Horrors

Just when it looked like the Senate was this close to hashing out a truly bi-partisan deal to avert a catastrophe, John Boehner threw a…

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Three Things To Be Grateful for During the Government Shutdown

While I am not usually an optimist by nature, I do feel there are three things progressives can be grateful for during this whole shutdown/debt…

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A Government Stuck In Neutral, A Country Going In Reverse

T-minus four days and counting till Armageddon and the prospects for a deal seem almost as remote now as they were a week ago. Frankly,…

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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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