August 1, 2015

July 30, 2015 marked the fiftieth anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson signing Medicare and Medicaid into law. They were the crowning achievements to LBJ’s Great Society programs designed to eliminate poverty, improve education, and ameliorate racial injustice. House Budget Committee Continue reading

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July 15, 2015

President Obama conceded Wednesday that lifting economic sanctions on Iran will boost that country’s economy and let it funnel more money to Hezbollah and other terrorist groups, but said the only real alternative would still present Tehran with a windfall Continue reading

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June 26, 2015

Two years after the U.S. Supreme Court decided that the criteria developed in the 1960s that was used to determine which states and localities would be subject to federal approval before making changes to voting districts and procedures, a group Continue reading

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June 18, 2015

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Plenty of ink has been spilled describing the challenges Republicans will face over the next year selecting their 2016 presidential candidate. Choices range from libertarian to social conservative to moderate to establishment to tea party, with plenty of subflavors in Continue reading

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