Tag Archives: Minority Rule

Where Hope and Change Go to Die

It happens now and then – a day with too much news. For those who like political irony, it seems that Mark Sanford can go back to hiking the Appalachian Trail – he’s been charged with trespassing, spooking around his … Continue reading

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The Man Who Was Sufficiently Despised

There is the curious case of Jim Bunning. He is the Hall of Fame pitcher turned conservative Republican senator, from Kentucky, who, on a Friday night in late February, singlehandedly blocked a temporary extension of unemployment benefits to those out … Continue reading

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