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Would Republicans cut the minimum wage?

In his state of the union speech President Obama called for increasing the federal minimum wage. The Republicans say that’s a bad idea because it would kill jobs. They say this without offering any evidence or data to backup the … Continue reading

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Obama’s ‘Moneyball’ campaign

In today’s Washington Post opinion page Marc A. Thiessen says that Obama and his campaign team used technology much more effectively than Mitt Romney and his staff did. But in the article he writes: “And letting a community organizer … Continue reading

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When I started my other blog ( I did not really think it would have much impact on national politics. Boy, was I was wrong! My first success was getting Republican Senator George Allen defeated (see my post 9/25, … Continue reading

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