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Civility in the Political Arena – is it too much to ask for?

MISSOURI, January 25, 2014 –It is obvious that civility and cooperation has disappeared in our government and politics. Politicians now try to play “gotcha politics” by stating that their opponent is guilty of some misdeed. If you notice this is what is in the news today. The more outrageous a statement, the more attention is ...

The danger of precedent: Liberals should worry about Obama

Photo: The Obamas board Air Force 1 / Licensed under United States Government Work By James Picht WASHINGTON, January 20, 2014 — Liberals get defensive when conservatives criticize President Obama. Some criticism they should ignore as normal political sniping; conservatives do it, liberals do it, that’s life. But no matter how they feel about Obama’s policies, ...

Christie and Obama scandals show media objectivity is dead

WASHINGTON, January 16, 2014 — Two weeks ago we heard that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie may have organized the lane closures on the GWB as a form of political retribution against the Mayor of Ft. Lee. He apologized, and people were fired. Then last week we heard that Chris Christie may have embezzled money ...