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May 24, 2009 |
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On Thursday at the Chicago Theatre, Karl Rove, former senior adviser and deputy chief of staff to President George W. Bush, will debate James Carville, the Democratic strategist and political consultant. Journalist Charlie Rose moderates. Rove spoke by ph...
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May 23, 2009 |
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WASHINGTON — Democrats often complained about President George W. Bush’s frequent use of a rhetorical device as old as rhetoric itself: creating the illusion of refuting an opponent’s argument by mischaracterizing it and then knocking down that mischaract...
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May 23, 2009 |
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Asked for the books that helped shape his philosophy -- political and economic -- Rove came up with a list that didn't include Machiavelli's "The Prince." Isn't that in his library, too? "Oh yeah," he says. "It's supposed to be my favorite. It was Lee A...
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May 10, 2009 |
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Here's a good article by NYT's Joshua Brustein,"White House Forecasts No Job Growth Until 2010." The prediction that we won't have any job growth until next year doesn't bode well for the pledge the stimulus would create/save 3.675 million jobs. Here are ...
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April 30, 2009 |
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In announcing the Chrysler bankruptcy, President Obama launched a broadside attack on creditors who declined to buckle under White House pressure to cut a bad deal. The assault on hedge funds, derided by the Bully in Chief as a small band of "speculators"...
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April 24, 2009 |
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Critics of the CIA program are desperate to convince Americans that no valuable information came from the interrogations of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM) and other senior terrorists.  They know that if our citizens learn the details of how enhanced interro...
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April 19, 2009 |
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President Obama's decision last Thursday to release U.S. Department of Justice memos outlining the Bush administration's use of interrogation tactics was a mistake. One that has undoubtedly made America less safe and has undermined the Central Intelligenc...
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March 28, 2009 |
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The Washington Post ran a front-page, above-the-fold, story today alleging that the interrogation of Abu Zubaydah foiled no plots. Here's a powerful rebuttal by Marc Theissen, former chief speechwriter for President George W. Bush.FULL ARTICLE: http://cor...

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