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The Veep Debate: Say It Ain’t So, Joe

Campaigns, in general, and debates, in particular, are about conflict and clashing ideologies. That’s always been the nature of American politics. And, while many Americans say they hate the conflict and attacks, we also know that it’s what sells newspapers … Continue reading

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Making government work. It’s not that difficult. And John Breaux knows how we can do it.

Why is it that just when millions of Americans start paying attention to politics, our campaigns become so nasty? It happens every campaign season. After a year of avoiding the political chatter, even the most disinterested, apathetic voter finds herself … Continue reading

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