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Democrat? Republican? Are we really all that different?

By Robert Mann Would you be troubled if your son married a Republican? What if your daughter married a Democrat? According to a 2010 national survey, 40 percent of us would be “upset” with such a marriage. That’s worrisome, but almost as … 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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