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The Republican's Waterloo?

republican imagesFormer Bush speechwriter David Frum says that while he opposes the health care reform plan, its passage is a major defeat for the Republican Party.

Healthcare: everything half price?

healthcare is right imagesEver seen a local rug company with a huge sign out front that says, "Going out of business - everything half price"?  And they keep that sign out for a year or two?

Daily Topics - Wednesday - March 17th 2010

healthcare imagesQuote: "Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future." - John F. Kennedy

Here's a 1967 Flashback: "Gov. Romney Would Quit Church For Social Justice"

angry imagesHere's a 1967 Flashback: ‘Gov. Romney Would Quit Church For Social Justice’. Faux News Mormon Glenn Beck warned his listeners to “run as fast as you can” if their church preached “social justice,” claiming it is a “perversion of the Gospel.” In 1967, Michigan Gov.

Daily Topics - Tuesday March 16th 2010

evolution 3 imagesQuote:  Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. ~Edward Everett

Hand germs to help identify criminals and victims?

bacteria imagesA new study by the UCLA-based Center for Health Policy Research shows 1 in 4 Californians under the age of 65 had no health insurance last year.  8.2 million people were without coverage in the state during 2009.

Daily Topics - Monday - March 15th 2010

peal oil imagesQuote:  The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun. -- Ralph Nader

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas's wife is launching a 'tea party' group

tea party imagesSupreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas's wife is launching a 'tea party' group.

Daily Topics - Friday - March 12th 2010

bernie imagesQuote: The labor movement means just this: It is the last noble protest of the American people against the power of incorporated wealth -- Wendell Phillips

Thomas Jefferson on Student Lending....

banking imagesSix Democrats have sided with banks, against the Landmark Student Lending Reform. Who are they? Bill Nelson (Fl.), Tom Carper (Del.), Blanche Lincoln (Ark.), Jim Webb (Va.), Mark Warner (Va.) and Ben Nelson (Neb.).

Daily Topics - Thursday - March 11th 2010

wall street imagesQuote: "Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people.

Daily Topics - Wednesday - March 10th 2010 - Carl & Christine from KPOJ hosting today....

nuclear peace time imagesHour One - Ira Lechnerwww.clw.org Reducing the threat of/from nuclear weapons...SALT Treaty is up for renewal this year

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Would a Democratic President Wield Power as Ruthlessly as Trump?

Thom plus logo Interestingly, the current divide in the Senate gives us an insight into how powerful a genuinely progressive Democratic president could be, and how much he or she could get done. As we saw yesterday, the Republicans voted repeatedly to participate in a cover-up of Donald Trump's crimes.
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