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Dee Dee Benkie is a frequent television commentator and a former aide in the Bush White House.
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Obama, Alinsky, Ebola, Oh My!

Well I’ve been harping ad nauseam how Barack Obama is the worst president in the history of the American presidency. I know this subject is getting [...]

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Obama’s Lazy Loser Latte Salute

Here we go again with the president of the United States acting extremely unpresidential. His most recent un-American act happened yesterday when he disembarked from Marine [...]

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Time for Scotland to Go Braveheart!

Scotland has a long tradition of being brave and full of heart. By contrast, England has a long tradition of taking other people’s land and ruling [...]

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Memo from Monica

Monica Samuels practiced law for many years before dedicating herself full-time to writing and raising two sons. She is the co-author of Comeback Moms: How to Leave Work, Raise Children, and Restart Your Career Even if You Haven’t Had a Job in Years.

America’s Ebola Mess

When confronted with what appears to be a disaster in the making, it’s oftentimes instructive to take a step back and look at the big picture [...]

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The Politics of Stupid

We’ve made great strides in American politics over the past decade.  Voter turnout models are amazingly accurate and putting together a first class ground game can [...]

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Good Thing FDR Never Ran Against Wendy Davis

When Americans remember the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt rarely do they even think about the fact that Roosevelt was paralyzed from the waist down from [...]

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