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Why Is No One Fighting for the Voting Rights of Prisoners and Ex-Prisoners?

By Harry J. Enten Voter identification laws have Democrats up in arms. One of the reasons, as Nate Cohn illustrated last week, is that they disproportionately affected non-white and Democratic voters in North Carolina. This effect, however, only would have … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions: Saying Millionaires Should Share Pain Is ‘Rather Pathetic’

I believe there is an insult in there, directed to all of us non-millionaires. What’s so pathetic to ask those who have been blessed with material wealth to do more? While they are asking millionaires to do more, why don’t … Continue reading

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Chimp Emailer Apologizes but Keeps GOP Post

This illustrates my belief that the CA GOP hierarchy does not have a spine. There’s plenty of “backdoor” maneuvering to be done by the GOP for political gain against Democrats, however when it comes to cleaning up their own house it … Continue reading

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Obama’s glass jaw

I ran across this piece in Foreign policy magazine while doing research for another item. David Rothkopf writes a very fascinating article that makes three clear points we need to remember: the issues of this nation President Obama is facing were … Continue reading

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GOP, U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Beat Back Bill To Combat Outsourcing

I am not nor will I be a proponent of outsourcing. I know too many people whose jobs have gone overseas. I think American companies who make a regular practice of outsourcing jobs to foreign countries should be penalized. Companies should be fined … Continue reading

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California’s possible solution to partisan politics

This is a very inspired solution for the state of California, to a widespread national problem in American politics today. Proposition 14 heads to the voters today with leaders of both major political parties against it, but the public is … Continue reading

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The GOP borders on ‘sedition’

This article appeared in the Grio yesterday. Governor Patrick hit the nail right on the head about legislating in Washington so far during the Obama administration. Mass Gov. Patrick: GOP borders on ‘sedition’ BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick … Continue reading

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Democrats proceed with $190B jobs, tax plan

Will this be enough to address our communities overwhelming unemployment rate? Or, is this window dressing. What do you think? Democrats proceed with $190B jobs, tax plan – David Rogers – POLITICO.com.

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