This Day In History: 4 Years Ago!

Consider the contrast to today!

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Will A Vindictive Donald Trump Dismantle The Federal Government On The Way Out?

and Joe Biden walks into an empty West Wing? We are already aware that, over the past four years, the federal government has lost experienced scientists, diplomats, and law enforcement personnel at all levels as a result of the Trump regimes mismanagement or harassment of skilled people. We also know…

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President Obama On The Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I am reprinting it in its entirety, but here’s the link: My Statement on the Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Sixty years ago, Ruth Bader Ginsburg applied to be a Supreme Court clerk. She’d studied at two of our finest law schools and had ringing recommendations. But because she…

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President Barack Obama: Labor Day 2020

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Remember When Trump Ran On Opposition To Obama’s Use of Executive Orders?

Well the Republicans certainly have…it seems like Trump’s be signing them nearly every day for the past two weeks. I haven’t counted but it seems like they are getting as common as a round or two of golf every weekend. Aina?

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Texas Rep. Gets His Undies In A Bundle Over Endorsements.

Apparently President Barack Obama issued some endorsements…including for a Democrat who is running against Representative Dan Crenshaw (R – TX2). And the representative took offense at that…accusing the president in meddling in Texas politics. Well first, to me although a Texas race, races for the House of Representatives in today’s…

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Ted Cruz Has A Short Memory…

In the wake of the US Supreme Court decision to allow the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to stand for now, many members of the Republican elected officialdom are very unhappy. It is important to remember that they didn’t weigh in on the legality of DACA itself, but…

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Sensenbrenner Recommends The Impossible, But Boy Is He Right!

In the wake of the president’s suggestion that he employ American military forces to quell disturbances following the murder of George Floyd by police, Secretary of Defense Mark Eper downplayed the idea…said that should only be considered as a last result. And retiring Wisconsin Representative Jim Sensenbrenner agrees…one point up….

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From President Barack Obama:

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change. [reprinted here in its entirety] As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, many people have reached…

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Democrats Are All Endorsed Out: Joe Biden Is It

In the last few days the two most progressive Democratic candidates for President, Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have endorsed Joe Biden for president…oh yeah, and the former president, President Barack Obama. The only big names left are the Clintons, and lets just hope they keep sheltering at home,…

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