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Steve Kirsch: Why Obama Shouldn’t Compromise With Republicans

The Washington Post reported yesterday that Obama’s top advisers have determined that the mid-term losses were because he failed to live up to the expectations that had been set. Furthermore, they determined that Obama must forge partnerships with Republicans on key issues and make noticeable progress on his oft-repeated campaign pledge to change the ways […]

Steve Kirsch: Why Obama Shouldn’t Compromise With Republicans

The Washington Post reported yesterday that Obama’s top advisers have determined that the mid-term losses were because he failed to live up to the expectations that had been set. Furthermore, they determined that Obama must forge partnerships with Republicans on key issues and make noticeable progress on his oft-repeated campaign pledge to change the ways […]

Jim Worth: Making All the Wrong Moves

When Barack Obama was elected our 44th President it was a great day for America. He was educated, articulate, analytical, and compassionate — all qualities absent in our previous president. He appeared to be the embodiment of Lincoln, Kennedy, and both Roosevelts. Someone who understood our challenges and had plans to fix them. Someone who […]

Jim Worth: Making All the Wrong Moves

When Barack Obama was elected our 44th President it was a great day for America. He was educated, articulate, analytical, and compassionate — all qualities absent in our previous president. He appeared to be the embodiment of Lincoln, Kennedy, and both Roosevelts. Someone who understood our challenges and had plans to fix them. Someone who […]

Aaron Belkin: Gay Troops Urge Defense Bill Passage Even if DADT Fails

Politico.com is reporting that two of the most important groups representing gay and lesbian troops, OutServe and KnightsOut, have requested that Congress pass the National Defense Authorization Bill, even if doing so would require sacrificing the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell.” According to their logic, the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell” is critical. […]

Aaron Belkin: Gay Troops Urge Defense Bill Passage Even if DADT Fails

Politico.com is reporting that two of the most important groups representing gay and lesbian troops, OutServe and KnightsOut, have requested that Congress pass the National Defense Authorization Bill, even if doing so would require sacrificing the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell.” According to their logic, the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell” is critical. […]

US-Obama Approval: 48% Approve, 50% Disapprove (CNN 11/11-14)

CNN / Opinion Research Corporation 11/11-14/10; 1,014 adults, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews CNN release, story National Obama Job Approval 48% Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart) On the economy: 40% Approve, 58% Disapprove (chart) On foreigh affairs: 49% Approve, 46% Disapprove (chart) CNN: Fifty-two percent of people questioned in the poll say that […]

US-Obama Approval: 48% Approve, 50% Disapprove (CNN 11/11-14)

CNN / Opinion Research Corporation 11/11-14/10; 1,014 adults, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews CNN release, story National Obama Job Approval 48% Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart) On the economy: 40% Approve, 58% Disapprove (chart) On foreigh affairs: 49% Approve, 46% Disapprove (chart) CNN: Fifty-two percent of people questioned in the poll say that […]

Michael J.W. Stickings: The Palin Manifesto

As you may have heard, Sarah Palin, undeniably the greatest and most amazing living American, has posted “An Open Letter to Republican Freshmen Members of Congress” at Facebook, her usual outlet (which, like Fox News, her other haunt, does not allow for disagreement or dissent) — because, of course, her not-even-one term as governor of […]

Michael J.W. Stickings: The Palin Manifesto

As you may have heard, Sarah Palin, undeniably the greatest and most amazing living American, has posted “An Open Letter to Republican Freshmen Members of Congress” at Facebook, her usual outlet (which, like Fox News, her other haunt, does not allow for disagreement or dissent) — because, of course, her not-even-one term as governor of […]