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Access to Obama and Romney, the Difference

LAST NIGHT I once against asked the question about why Mormonism isn’t being examined, with Mr. Romney being asked about different aspects of his faith. At the same time Jeffrey Goldberg was doing […]

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Joe Lieberman’s Revenge

Sen. Joe Lieberman says there should be a special counsel to look into allegations that the administration has leaked information on a U.S.-Israeli cyber-warfare campaign against Iran’s nuclear program and other classified activities. […] […]

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Mitt Romney’s “Secrets”

SEN. JOHN MCCAIN: Mr. Adelson, who gave large amounts of money to the Gingrich campaign. And much of Mr. Adelson’s casino profits that go to him come from this casino in Macau.
JUDY WOODRUFF: Which […]

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Clinton Used Media to Spook Chinese, Turning the Diplomatic Game in U.S. Favor

“It doesn’t mean they always agree,” he told me. “You can see them influencing each other’s views.” – Denis McDonough in “Head of State”

“It was a standoff,” [Secretary Clinton] told me, “for 24 difficult […]

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So Long Arab Spring, Hello Egyptian Military Constitutional Coup

Katatny reiterated that ­Brotherhood legislators intend to attend a scheduled session of parliament Tuesday, a move that could provoke a confrontation between the Islamist lawmakers and security forces. Other prominent politicians called on […]

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Bill Kristol Gives Mitt Romney Some Good Advice

WHILE DAVID PLOUFFE tried to make the case that Pres. Obama’s executive order on DREAMers wasn’t at all political, which is laughable on its face, Bill Kristol nailed the situation on the Republican side […]

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Pro Austerity Pasok Wins in Greece, But Tsipras Isn’t Going Anywhere

An early risk asset rally has faltered as traders turn their attention away from Greece and to rising Spanish bond yields. – Financial Times

TOO CLOSE TO CALL ended with pro bailout, conservative New Democracy […]

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Vagina Sunday

“…the status of the fetus as human life does not equal that of the mother. …” – Rep. Lisa Brown, Michigan Democrat silenced for saying “vagina.”

WHAT A WEEK it was.

Some legislators “” […]

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Greek Elections Sunday: Will Anti-Austerity Party Syriza Win?

Central banks from Tokyo to London checked their ammunition on Friday in preparation for any turmoil from Greece’s election, with the European Central Bank hinting at an interest rate cut and Britain set to […]

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