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Evolving politics

Reportedly Senator Ted Cruz will run for President as an unabashed conservative, presenting himself as an alternative to the “mushy middle.” However, Jeb Bush, who famously said he might have to lose the primary to win the election, recognizes that … Continue reading

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Tom Reed explains his CRomnibus vote

This is the time for us to unite, not divide, because we are on the right path.–Tom Reed Tom Reed explains his vote giving, as usual, only one side of the story. Further what he approves, is petty, mean spirited, … Continue reading

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Impossible demands

There are many victories in this (budget) proposal….On balance it is a victory for taxpayers–Tom Reed Has the GOP done itself in with rightist rhetoric? A constant barrage of advertising has had an impact. Part of the GOP base and … Continue reading

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Good bills and bad ones

Obamacare–Democrat sponsored bill–very bad         Republican sponsored 2015 budget bill–good.          

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Can the GOP govern wisely?

Passage of this (Cromnibus) bill will show our people that we can and will govern responsibly–House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers Can and will the GOP govern wisely. Past performance suggests not, but compromise on the 2015 budget offers hope. . … Continue reading

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Yet another GOP dilemma

Yet another dilemma: the GOP has to walk a fine line once again. The GOP  leadership seeks to avoid a government shutdown without splitting the party, so the House must pass a funding bill. They could: Pass a bill that … Continue reading

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