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Saturday, April 21st, 2018

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The Public Option is Back In?

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Senate majority leader Harry Reid has proposed a healthcare reform bill that includes the public option, but allows states the ability to opt-out. While insurers are not pleased with the possibility, liberals are thrilled to see some progression. One would think the compromise would be enough to elicit some support from the Republicans in the […]

Obama Wins 2009 Nobel Peace Prize

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Barack Obama has become the fourth U.S. President to win the Nobel Peace Prize “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples,” (nobelprize.org). Theodore Roosevelt was awarded in 1906, followed by Woodrow Wilson in 1919, and Former President Jimmy Carter was given the Nobel in 2002. Though Obama was awarded the […]

Sarah Palin resigns as Governor

Friday, July 3rd, 2009

Sarah Palin’s surprise announcement of resignation by July 26th — described as a way to avoid “lame duck” status — has sparked theories about her dedication to running for president in 2012. Coming as a shock to many, Palin has already announced that she will not be running for Gubernatorial reelection after her term expires […]

No, No Says Supreme Court, Let’s Play Fair

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

The Supreme Court ruled 5-to-4 in favor of requiring elected judges to disqualify themselves from cases in which one of the parties directly contributed a large sum of money to the judge’s campaign. The New York Times spells out the story behind this decision by saying that it, “ordered the chief justice of the West […]