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April 13, 2011 |
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President Obama's wild rhetorical gyrations have become familiar....
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April 11, 2011 |
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It seemed like big news at first blush. When White House Senior Adviser David Plouffe went on four Sunday morning talk programs, it sounded like he was announcing President Barack Obama would finally produce a plan to rein in the deficit. That’s what Th...
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April 06, 2011 |
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In the White House Press Room on Tuesday, President Barack Obama did what comes naturally—scold others, in this case the Congress. Mr. Obama complained that a budget agreement "could have gotten done three months ago."...
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April 03, 2011 |
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It didn’t start out well: the 47% of Americans who approved last week of the U.S. air strikes in Libya ordered by President Obama is lower than for any other military action since WWII, according to a new Pew poll. By comparison, here are the percentages...
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March 30, 2011 |
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Wars, even good ones, require worthy explanation and justification....
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March 29, 2011 |
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Mr. Obama’s performance in his televised speech to the country about his Libyan policy Monday night was in some ways reminiscent of the actor Frank Morgan’s portrayal of Professor Marvel in the classic film, “The Wizard of Oz.” When Mr. Obama insisted th...
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March 23, 2011 |
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For weeks, the nation's attention has been drawn to the storm in Madison over Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to limit the power of government unions....
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March 21, 2011 |
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I caught up with Karl Rove, at least by phone, in Austin. In the public’s mind, he’s become so identified with President George W. Bush that it’s easy to forget he remains one of the savviest political analysts, in part because of his encyclopedic memory ...

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