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Pink Sneaks Cushion a Will for Women’s Rights

By at July 2, 2013 | 12:18 pm | 0 Comment

Pink Sneaks Cushion a Will for Women’s Rights

The filibuster is at the core of the U.S. senate. It’s also why nothing of much significance has been done the past decade. Under Senate rules, senators can filibuster any legislation. They can just stand up and start talking. They can talk about anything they wish. They can read from telephone books, or even take […]

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Roll out the red carpet, its branding night for those who would be President

By at February 10, 2011 | 10:31 am | 65 Comments

Roll out the red carpet, its branding night for those who would be President

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), a political version of the Golden Globes is set for tonight in Washington , minus a couple of notable exceptions. Think of it as coming out for Republicans who are in the mind-set of becoming America’s next president.

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Crawling through the mud to find true meaning in a Pennsylvania Crusader’s Words

By at January 25, 2011 | 12:32 pm | 73 Comments

Crawling through the mud to find true meaning in a Pennsylvania Crusader’s Words

Rick Santorum’s inflammatory words linking slavery to abortion last week, ticked off most in the middle. Scott Paterno found upon further review that if you follow the historical lines then there truly is a defense for Santorum’s mindset.

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Tying abortion to race for political gain

By at January 21, 2011 | 4:19 pm | 107 Comments

Tying abortion to race for political gain

Rick Santorum’s statement linking abortion to slavery to the color of President Barack Obama’s skin is the talk of the nation. Certainly, Pennsylvania’s Santorum is liking all the attention as he contemplates a presidential run in 2012.

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The Radical Pragmatist Looks at Healthcare, Especially Insurance

By at September 20, 2010 | 10:10 pm | 2 Comments

Let’s talk healthcare.  So much for easing into being a columnist with a few light policy issues, eh. No, the second column is all about getting into deep trouble as fast as I can.  I have put off talking about guns and abortion but healthcare is right up there. OK, you caught me stalling.  Healthcare […]

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