Category Archives: Controversial

The Joe Biden I Know

by Ken Feltman Nobody I know who knows Joe Biden doesn’t like him. Some may not like his politics. Others may think he lacks intellectual capacity. More than a few may laugh at his stumbling and bumbling. But they like … Continue reading

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The GOP Debate: Who Won? Who Lost?

After spending the night pouring over focus group videos and transcripts from last night’s Republican debates, I have some conclusions: The “junior varsity” debate mattered because Carly Fiorina was part of it. Donald Trump was the big story – but … Continue reading

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Social Security is called “the third rail of American politics” for a reason: Touch it and you die.

Jeb Bush wants to push back the retirement age for Social Security by as many as five years, The Hill reports. Said Bush: “I think it needs to be phased in over an extended period of time. We need … … Continue reading

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Rand Paul campaign expects contributions to “increase big.” So is this about political fundraising or national security?

Political snip-it: The more you know about Rand Paul the more you realize that it’s always all about Rand, all the time. READ MORE

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Obama doesn’t seem to know how to be president

Originally posted on I Said . . . comments on current issues:
Two years ago, a PhD student from Stanford University spoke with several former Obama White House staff members. Naturally, they were guarded in what they said but, every so often, a…

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