Daily Archives: September 19, 2014

Teddy Roosevelt on Presidential Duty

We had an opportunity to revisit one of the most prominent and influential family in American politics by watching Ken Burn’s “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History” was shown on PBS this week. (The final episode will be on tonight. The whole … Continue reading

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Rep. Capuano on McKeon, CR, and other matters

Vote to Arm Syrian Rebels As I reported to you on Tuesday, I could not support the amendment to provide funds for arming Syrian rebels as part of the Obama Administration’s developing plan to destroy ISIS. The amendment passed Wednesday … Continue reading

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One in four Americans want their state to secede from the U.S., really?

If we don’t like Westminster, are we going to like an English parliament better? — Mary Beard Those we spoke to seemed to have answered as they did as a form of protest that was neither red nor blue but a … Continue reading

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