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Larry Summers’ True Record on Women

In the Huffington Post article Larry Summers’ True Record on Women, Sheryl Sandberg writes an otherwise glowing review of Lawrence Summers’ (former short-term Treasury Secretary and ex-Harvard president) record on women. There was one bit I had to take issue … Continue reading

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History!

You’re witnessing it.

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HuffPost: Obama To Vote On Bailout Package, McCain Says He Hopes To

A spokesman for John McCain said the Republican nominee plans to be in Washington and hopes he’ll be able to vote, depending on the schedule. Obama was scheduled to campaign Wednesday in La Crosse, Wis. It was unclear if his … Continue reading

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Bill Kristol: How McCain Wins *chuckle*

John McCain is on course to lose the presidential election to Barack Obama. Can he turn it around, and surge to victory? He has a chance. But only if he overrules those of his aides who are trapped by conventional … Continue reading

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Obama: McCain Wrong, Wrong, Wrong on Iraq

A brief review of perhaps the most stinging barb thrown at last night’s debate, courtesy the Huffington Post:

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Obama Ad – “A Stronger Economy”

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Obama’s Sept 16 Press Conference on the Economy

Speaking brilliantly on the recent financial woes, in two parts:

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Biden: The Sequel is Always Worse Than the Original

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On the attack…

The Obama campaign has signaled that they’re going to come out on the attack more. I haven’t seen it much yet myself, but I think this can be a good sign or a bad sign. So far, the campaign has … Continue reading

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AFL-CIO’s Richard Trumka on Racism and Obama

It’s not very often that I watch, must less share, speeches by AFL-CIO officers. Nevertheless, I found this one by their treasurer, Richard Trumka, from July particularly poignant:

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