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Obama’s Afghan trip: 14,000 miles for brief remarks lacking one crucial wordObamaShrugMouth4-30-12AlexWongGty_600_jpg

As usual with this president, Obama’s trip to and speech from Afghanistan had way more to do with politics than any real substance. Seven thousand miles, one way, is a long journey to share war remarks with countrymen that he … Continue reading

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Dems Losing Faith in Obama?421_dems

Perhaps Democrats know something the rest of us don’t about Barack Obama’s political fortunes. What else explains the increasing numbers who are openly defying the president on two key election issues? The notoriously thin-skinned Obama could not have been happy … Continue reading

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The Austerity Myth: Federal Spending Up 5% This Yearspend

When Republicans took control of the House in January, they pledged to make deep cuts in federal spending, and in April they succeeded in passing a bill advertised as cutting $38 billion from fiscal 2011’s budget. Then in August, they … Continue reading

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Obama wanted to apologize for Hiroshima, Nagasaki; Japan said noObama

Leaked cables show Japan nixed a presidential apology to Hiroshima and Nagasaki for using nukes to end the overseas contingency operation known as World War II. Will the next president apologize for the current one? The obsessive need of this … Continue reading

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