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Congress avoids government shutdown

Late last night, House Republicans, Senate Democrats and the Obama Administration came to an agreement on both a short-term Continuing Resolution and a budget for the rest of the FY 2011 fiscal year, which I’ll…




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Quote of the Day

“It’s a free country, I wish it weren’t, but it’s a free country.” – Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick


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Not a funny joke

I get that this was a joke, but it shows a very odd sense of humor: U.S. Congressman Bobby Bright was heard having a little fun at U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s expense…


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Blue Dogs are not ficsal conservatives

We often hear Blue Dog Democrats referred to as “fiscal conservatives” and we’re told about their concerns about the budget deficits.The guys over at National Taxpayers Union have put together a spreadsheet showing how Blue…


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Paglia takes another shot at her own

If Camille Paglia is a barometer to measure discontent inside the Democratic Party, then I’d say they are in a lot of trouble. It’s not that Paglia is upset because the Obama Administration hasn’t been…


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GOP may make gains in 2010

It probably won’t be 1994, but Republicans may have a successful election in 2010 if President Barack Obama and Democrats keep it up: Democrats giddy with possibilities only six months ago now confront a perilous…


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Barnes is running for Governor

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Insider Advantage are reporting that Roy Barnes will announce his candidacy for Governor of Georgia today at 1:30 pm in Marietta: Former Gov. Roy Barnes, whose defeat after a single term…


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Barnes to enter race for Governor this week?

There’s a lot of buzz in the blogosphere, mostly over at Peach Pundit, that Roy Barnes will announce his candidacy for Governor in the Democratic Party primary. I’ve previously noted here that Barnes sounds like…