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Not much fun being a Republican these days

By LYNN BARTELS

At their first televised gubernatorial debate, Republican Bob Beauprez turned to Democrat Bill Ritter and, in the folksy way Beauprez has of speaking, said there was no need to address him as "Congressman."

Lawyers say Frist is lying about Gitmo prisoner treatment

By RICHARD POWELSON

Two civil rights attorneys who have visited with detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp strongly disagreed Friday with Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist’s public statements that prisoners are receiving good health care and regular access to attorneys.

Ney deal steps up the pressure on others

By MATT APUZZO

Rep. Bob Ney’s agreement to plead guilty to federal corruption charges was not only the biggest win yet for the Justice Department in the Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal, it was also a loud reminder that the case is not going away.

All talked out

By JAY AMBROSE

When it began broadcasting back in 2004, Air America was supposed to be the great leftist hope, the radio network whose hosts would floor the dominating conservatives on political talk shows, especially Rush Limbaugh, the undisputed champion of the genre.