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Blunt swallows and smiles

By on 1.31.06 | 8:58PM

Earmark reform, favors Boehner and Shadegg. Blunt swallows and smiles. Did POTUS just tip the scale toward a second ballot?

Yikes. Blunt scrambles the jets.

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Earmark Reform

By on 1.31.06 | 8:57PM

For a brief moment, when John McCain obnoxiously clapped, I remembered why I liked him in 2000.

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Re: Terrorist Surveillance Program

By on 1.31.06 | 8:57PM

I don't think there will be a starker image from the speech tonight for the American viewer than the sight of one half of the chamber sitting on its hands at the President's words. It's most of what anyone needs to know to distinguish the parties.

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GOP leadership

By on 1.31.06 | 8:56PM

Tax cuts. Listening to see if this segment favors Blunt, Boehner, Shadegg?

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Whoa, Big Fella

By on 1.31.06 | 8:56PM

Our economy can't function without immigrants, sure. Starting with them guys who came over the Bering Strait a millenium or so ago, we're all immigrants. But why does that sound like you don't want to control illegal immigration?

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President foreign policy

By on 1.31.06 | 8:52PM

Roughly thirty minutes of foreign policy so far, clear, passionate, unambiguous, historically accurate, rugged, visionary, inarguable.

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Terrorist Surveillance Program

By on 1.31.06 | 8:51PM

If there are people in our country who are talking to al-Queda, we want to know about it because we're not going to sit back and wait to be hit again.

Ok, Dr. Dean. What's your answer? Other than saying "no."

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Re: NSA Rocks

By on 1.31.06 | 8:51PM

John, this is strong and bold. And Hillary knows it. Just look at her smirk and shake her head.

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