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Can We Trust a Blue Dog? Do We Have To?

 Crossposted at The Rockefeller Republican Democratic Reps. Jim Matheson of Utah and Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona have joined a quiet revolt in the House that could slow some of President Obama's fast-moving priorities. The two are among 49 Democrats from congressional districts that backed Republican Sen. John McCain 's 2008 presidential race and whose support for the Democratic majority's progressive…

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I’m Tired

This from my friend and fellow Marine, Bob Hall, a former Mass State Senator who fled Massachusetts many years ago. Subject: I’M TIRED               I’ll be 63 soon.  Except for one semester in college when jobs were scarce, and a six-month period when I was between jobs, but job-hunting every day, I’ve worked, hard,…

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CPAC Notes

Since returning from DC I’ve been going through my notes and memory cards. I will be uploading some things in the next few days.



The most anticipated speakers on the second day of CPAC were Texas Congressman Ron Paul and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. The ballrooms were filled to maximum capacity for both events and spilled into several overflow…

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Clash Of The Conservatives

(“neo-libertarian Don Quixotes…” – promoted by garrett3000) The Next Right’s Rick Moran has penned an article which examines the state of conservatism as exemplified by last Saturday’s CPAC conference. He felt that there were two factions on display – one embodied by Rush Limbaugh & the other represented by Newt Gingrich – with each exhibiting a different understanding of today’s…

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Dr. James Dobson Steps Down as Focus on the Family Chairman

Dr. James Dobson Steps Down as Focus on the Family Chairman Latest development in natural transition alleviates more administrative burden; will continue to appear on daily radio program. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Christian Newswire) – Focus on the Family’s James C. Dobson, Ph.D., has stepped down as board chairman of the ministry he founded 32 years ago, it was announced today….…

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