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All three called to congratulate Gore on his decision and to wish him well and to ask for a meeting to discuss the future. Thus far, Gore has made plans only with Lieberman, and put off the others.
Several phone calls that Gore did not take came from Rep. Dick Gephardt. No word on whether there is any real animus there or not, but Gephardt has always been viewed as a Gore competitor for money and support from Big Labor. As well, Gore in the past has believed that Gephardt’s close relationship with DNC chairman Terry McAuliffe worked against his building a relationship with the party leader.p> AT FULL BORE br> On Wednesday, at the Brookings Institution, Sen. John Edwards made what his staff had touted as one in a series of “policy speeches.” Previous speeches dealt with the economy and terrorism. This one attacked the Bush Administration’s Homeland Security plan. The speech drew a moderate crowd of mostly second- and third-tier policy wonks and journalists, many of whom showed up hoping to hear the North Carolina senator tee off on Trent Lott .
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?