Daily Archives: April 30, 2014

National Association of Realtors┬«

According to Open Secrets, National Association of Realtors┬«, NAR, spends about $8 million per cycle on “Political Advocacy” nearly evenly divided between Republicans and Democrats. Here is what NAR says about its purpose: As America’s largest professional trade association, the … Continue reading

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Cynthia Tucker on Firearm Regulation

In her column, “America is exceptionally dumb when it comes to guns,” which appeared in the local Gannett papers Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Cynthia Tucker discusses an aspect of American Exceptionalism that she says is irrationally exceptional–gun worship. Tucker makes … Continue reading

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