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Petulance is seldom considered a prime presidential attribute. George W. Bush's smirk notwithstanding, Americans prefer adults as Presidents.
If ever there was an event that called for reflection on what was left of the New Left, it was the 1981 Brink's robbery.
It really is extraordinary. Bechtel is awarded the biggest reconstruction contract in Iraq without having to compete for it.
To: Commander, Coalition Forces
From: Karl Rove, Supreme Commander
For almost forty years now, the white South has been moving steadily into the Republican ranks.
Now that the Supreme Court has upheld the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA), better known as the McCain-Feingold law, by a 5-to-4 majority, is the need for campaign finance reform over?
To counter Bush, the Democrats must present a different version of a safe world.
The Republican drive represents a power grab unprecedented in scale and timing.
To declare oneself an unapologetic liberal in mainstream political debate these days is to invite abuse.
In a 5-to-4 decision as we went to press, the Supreme Court upheld nearly all the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act's provisions.