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June 26, 2012

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Predicting Presidential Winner A world exists beyond daily coverage of the presidential campaign, which tends to focus the most on what seems to be going wrong or whatever mistake defines the day. This other world is a very dry, very real place defined only by numbers that reveals some secrets. But what will be most […]

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June 19, 2012

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PRESIDENT’S CORRECT IMMIGRATION POLICY It may be temporary and reversible, but President Obama’s safe harbor from deportation and permission to work offers a welcome ray of hope to young illegal immigrants brought to this country as children. It was the right thing to do. It’s a humane policy change that is geared toward helping young […]

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June 13, 2012

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WE’RE LIVING IN A GOP ECONOMY Republicans are basing their entire 2012 election strategy on pinning the blame for the residual effects of their own failed policies on President Obama. They repeatedly claim that President Obama’s economic policies have failed. Obama’s policies weren’t ever really enacted. Thanks to the GOP’s strategy of sustained hostage taking […]

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June 5, 2012

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CATHOLIC GROUPS ATTACK ENACTED LAWS Roman Catholic groups want a blanket exception from democratically enacted laws and regulations to implement them, and the courts may find this issue troubling. Even before the Supreme Court has ruled on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, a.k.a Obamacare, 43 Roman Catholic organizations have filed […]