Monthly Archives: August 2011

Can Texas be exported to the United States?

If you done it, it ain’t bragging. – Walt Whitman By Ken Feltman Maybe whether it is bragging depends on where you have done it. William Scranton was born to privilege and power. He was a Scranton of the Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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Perry Leading? Gallup Poll Reflects Common Sense

By Mark Rhoads It should not be surprising that the first Gallup Poll since Gov. Rick Perry announced his active candidacy for the GOP presidential nomination shows him with a good lead over the previously media-ordained frontrunner Mitt Romney. Romney supporters … Continue reading

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THE NEXT DEBT CEILING AND BALANCED BUDGET AMENDMENT DEBATES: DOING THEM RIGHT. MAKING IT REAL – Part 3 (The Limits of Partisan Brinksmanship)

By Anthony W. Hawks “… we can no longer let partisan brinksmanship get in our way ….” – President Obama’s Weekly Address http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2011/08/13/weekly-address-putting-american-people-first (August 13, 2011) The greatest strength of Tea Partiers during the debt ceiling debate was its unity in … Continue reading

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The Hottest Places Are Reserved For Business Lobbies

by Mark Rhoads Dante Aligheri wrote that “The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crisis keep their neutrality.” Apparently the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is proud of raising money under a false flag. They … Continue reading

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Is it starting? Hillary in 2012?

By Ken Feltman Joe Battenfeld of the Boston Herald writes today that the Democrats should dump President Obama if they want to keep the White House. His choice: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Never mind that Clinton says she is … Continue reading

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