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We have Rep. Clyburn to thank for this provision, which was inserted into the final stimulus bill text late last night, as a run-...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 423 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2009 at 06:19 AM PST with 773 Recommends
What is the old saying, keep your enemies close, keep your friends closer.
by justmy2
Comment Count 254 comments on Thu Jul 30, 2009 at 07:30 PM PDT with 251 Recommends
A couple of months before the U.S. invaded Iraq, Kerry called on Bush to exhaust all options and only go to war as a last resort. His [http://www.gwu.edu/~action/2004/issues/kerr012303spfp.html ...
by AllDemsOnBoard
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2007 at 04:32 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
Could it be that U.S. troop presence in Iraq is fueling unnecessary violence and if they left, that aspect of the violence would subside? Anbar Province offer clues for a U.S. exit: leave it to the ...
by AllDemsOnBoard
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri May 11, 2007 at 06:13 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by SoonerG
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 04:38 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Today the Senate voted against setting a deadline for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq. The bill garnered 48 yes and 50 no votes with two Senators not voting. In the past two days the Pentagon ...
by AllDemsOnBoard
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2007 at 07:08 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
A lot has been written on here about the upcoming sequester deadline but how many know how it will affect you personally? The President did not exaggerate and the republicans need to be thrown ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 04:14 PM PST with 23 Recommends
If it appears that John Boehner is suffering from multiple personality disorder over the debt ceiling stand-...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 11:53 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Somewhere in California Oct. 20th, 2008 In the midst of working 4 campaigns, I had 3 tasks that day: register last minute voters at CityTeams' Men's Recovery Center (where I had volunteered ...
by kruzrdude
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 05:04 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
This may surprise you, but I prefer listening to speaking. Listening is much more relaxing. And, as the Chairman of the Florida Democratic Party often says, I never learn anything when my lips are ...
by Alan Grayson
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Sep 27, 2011 at 10:20 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
I've voted blue my entire adult life, but I have to confess, it was George W. Bush who really turned me into a Democratic activist. In 2004, I spent the day before the voter registration deadline ...
by gtnoah
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Oct 04, 2008 at 05:08 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki is demanding a "specific deadline" for all US troops to exit his country, including residual forces, something John McCain has stridently disavowed. George Bush wanted to ...
by a gnostic
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2008 at 09:05 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Critics of the California stem cell program are prescribing major surgery: their procedure, Senate Bill 1565, (Kuehl, Runner) amounts to a re-do of the program California voted into law. Should ...
by diverdonreed
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2008 at 08:33 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
While Republicans bristle at the notion of “artificial deadlines” and “handcuffs on our generals,” as if civilian control of American foreign and defense policy isn’t ...
by Chris Truscott
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun May 06, 2007 at 07:16 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
from _Think Progress_ Mitchell: Petraeus Held Closed-Door Strategy Meeting With Republican Caucus This morning on ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Apr 02, 2007 at 07:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
THE ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jan 23, 2010 at 03:45 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Have our congressional leaders completely caved in on a timetable for withdrawal from Iraq? If the story that’s running in this morning’s edition of ...
by DualAg
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue May 22, 2007 at 03:58 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Long, I know. I really wish the war would end. What do the deadline opponents want?
by Chris Truscott
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2007 at 02:56 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
I need a family attorney, pro bono. The courts are closing the custody case. I'm on waiting lists for pro bono, but I have been for years. The alphabet soup orgs have more important cases. Custody ...
by LoreleiHI
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Mar 13, 2015 at 07:24 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
This just in from Barr's web site, McCain nor Obama qualify for the ...
by DClark4129
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2008 at 04:22 PM PDT with 8 Recommends