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Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Heather Digby: Sunday’s Theme Of The Week: Both Sides!

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Heather Digby: Sunday’s Theme of The Week: Both Sides! You want to know why a lot of Americans and if I had to guess hate … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Lewis Black- ‘The Beltway Alone Was Built by Idiots’: Why Congress Doesn’t Work

    This post was originally posted at The New Democrat In the fall of 2011, Congress, with a Republican House and Democratic Senate, reached  a debt ceiling agreement with President Obama.  As part of that agreement,  Congress took on … Continue reading

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