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George W. Bush is damaged goods, but he has found his campaign voice--the forked tongue of the high road/low road politician.
As Republicans gather in New York City, the Bush campaign will undergo a drastic makeover, camouflaging gutter tactics with a veneer of moderation calculated to help the President win another fou
His refusal to recant his war vote plays into the President's hands.
Progressives urgently need a strategy to take back the states from the GOP.
Bringing more churchgoers into the fold poses a complex challenge for Democrats.
Regular people, just plain working folks
Always stood out in my eyes.
I scorn all those people who drink wine instead
Of eating Frito pies.
A silver lining amid the dismal outpouring of news from Iraq has been the unbroken parade of conservative (and liberal hawk) commentators who now admit--with mea culpas, half-apologies and sour c
The war on the other side of the world was launched with high expectations but is now widely seen as a fiasco.
Why did the pundits declare the Reverend's rousing DNC address to be "off-message"?
The paranoia that young Kerry warned against is now a staple of the Bush re-election campaign, and Kerry must meet it head-on.
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