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The New York Times: President Obama’s 2016 State of The Union Speech

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: The New York Times: President Obama’s 2016 State of The Union Speech I believe President Obama, gave one of his best speeches tonight. Because it wasn’t a laundry list of … Continue reading

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The Washington Monthly: Opinion: Martin Longman: White House Heroin Initiative is a Start

The Washington Monthly: Opinion: Martin Longman: White House Heroin Initiative is a Start This is really something that we should’ve been doing since the so-called War on Drugs started in 1971. But then had we of done that, then maybe … Continue reading

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Cannabis Culture: Blog: Grant Smith: Meet The New Drug Czar, Not The Same as The Old Drug Czar

Cannabis Culture: Blog: Grant Smith: Meet the New Drug Czar, Not the Same as the Old Drug Czar I guess at least in my perfect world and perhaps in the perfect world of now at least a one half of … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion: Noam Scheiber: “What My Book Got Wrong About Obama, Summers, Geithner, Recovery”: Looking at the First Term of President Barack Obama

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The New Republic: Opinion: Noam Scheiber: What My Book Got Wrong About, Obama, Summers, Geithner, Recovery It is rare at least in the last four years or so that … Continue reading

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USA Today: Opinion: Jonathan Turley: Fighting Pot With Water: The Anti-Federalist Big Government Obama Administration

USA Today: Opinion: Jonathan Turley: Fighting Pot With Water All the evidence that you need to know that Barack Obama is not a Liberal (even though I wish he was) is to look at his administration’s approach when it comes … Continue reading

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PBS: NewsHour: Shields and Ponnuru on House GOP vs. Obama, IRS Missing Emails

As far as the Republican primary elections last Tuesday, it was a great night for establishment Republicans in Congress. With none of them losing with Representative Jim Lankford winning his primary overwhelmingly. But the biggest victory would have to be … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields and Brooks on Keystone Politics

The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger This just in, politicians make policy decisions for political reasons. Now we return you to your normally scheduled programming. The … Continue reading

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