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Ex-Gov. Grasping with Attempt at Preventing kynect Closure

Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear announced the formation last week of a tax-exempt organization to raise awareness about the impending demise of kynect, Kentucky’s locally-grown outlet of Obamacare, by new Republican Gov. Matt Bevin. The bipartisan organization, “Save Kentucky Healthcare,” … Continue reading

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Despite Republican House Votes, Obamacare Already Showing Benefits

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have been at it again. Over the past two weeks Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), along with their happy band of miscreants, have voted not once, but twice, … Continue reading

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Let me declare this up top, the presidential election is going to be close regardless. On one hand there is President Barack Obama, a popular leader who rescued the U.S. economy from a free fall and passed the Affordable Care … Continue reading

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What I Need to Hear from Democrats

The Democratic National Convention kicked off Tuesday in Charlotte with 64-days remaining before the presidential election. The quick synopsis of night one is the Democratic convention is better run, has better energy and presented a more attractive message than anything … Continue reading

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House Republicans Vote to Deny Health Care Benefits to 30-million Americans

In a purely symbolic gesture, Congressional Republicans failed for the 33rd time to repeal President Obama’s health care reform legislation on Wednesday. The vote, which passed the House 244 to 185, was designed to signify a Republican resolve to do … Continue reading

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No Mitt Romney you don’t deserve credit just for showing up. You are running for president. Giving speeches is part of the job description. Usually if you are trying to make the argument that you intend to represent “ALL” racial … Continue reading

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Holder Contempt Proceedings End ‘Fast and Furious’

This is a postscript to the story I did early last week about the overly aggressive partisan pursuit by congressional Republicans of Attorney General Eric Holder, for his supposed involvement in Operation Fast and Furious, the botched gun-smuggling program sponsored by … Continue reading

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With the vote last Wednesday by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee citing the nation’s top law enforcement officer with contempt, it signaled a new low in the partisan bickering between Democrats and Republicans that is crippling the American … Continue reading

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