October 2015

The New York Times vs. The New York Times on Presidential Prerogatives.

This story via the New York Times is

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The Ghost Story, Conservative Style

If one were to build the archetype of a reactionary, it would probably look a lot like Montague

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Trump Releasing Plan Aimed at Improving Veterans’ Care

Donald Trump outlined an unreleased position paper to improve veterans’ health care and other services on Saturday, as he faces continued criticism for failing to provide policy specifics.

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RNC pulls out of NBC debate

The Republican National Committee on Friday pulled out of a planned Feb. 26 debate with NBC News amidst a revolt by candidates after Wednesday

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Ben Op in Colorado Springs

Greetings from Colorado Springs. I had a great time last night talking about Dante to a big group of folks at an event sponsored by the Anselm Society, a very cool organization based in Holy Trinity Anglican Church and dedicated to the Christian imagination. Throughout the day on Friday, I met and talked with people […]

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From Gaga to Affleck, latest release shows who had Clinton's personal email address while at State

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Bush Campaign Begins Firing Senior Staff

The highest-ranking official known to lose her job in Jeb Bush

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The Fed’s Continuing Conundrum

The Fed will have to balance economic and political considerations. It is under attack from politicians of both the right and the left. Republicans want to

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Jeb Campaign Facing Cash-Strapped Weeks Ahead

After raising a record-breaking $ 114 million in the first half of the year, Jeb Bush’s campaign is preparing for having far fewer dollars on hand in the coming weeks after a poor showing in Wednesday’s third Republican presidential debate in Colorado.

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GOP debate winners and losers

BOULDER, Colo.

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