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President Obama signs historic health care bill

Yes, I know this bill is far from perfect, but I have to believe that it is at least a starting point for reform.  Thousands of Americans going bankrupt each year because of medical bills isn’t acceptable.  The crush of … Continue reading

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President Clinton taken to a New York hospital

It is reported that he was taken to the hospital suffering from chest pain. (Per CNN) I will update as news become available. According to President Clinton’s staff he had two stents put in today.

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Senate Rejects Abortion Restrictions 54 To 45

Well, bravo.  This was just an attempt to use Health Care Reform to undermine Roe v. Wade.  I wish these guys would get their religion out of our government.  Abortion is legal and it’s a health care issue and thus … Continue reading

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Orlando high-rise shooting; 8-to-17 injured

UPDATE:  The shooter has been apprehended. Initial reports are the shooter walked into this office building and opened fire.  He has not been apprehended, SWAT teams are looking for him.  Evidently the shooter was fired two years ago from Reynolds, … Continue reading

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Fort Hood Death Toll Now 12

UPDATE:  The commander of Fort Hood said that the gunman, Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, was in custody and hospitalized in stable condition, contradicting earlier reports from officials that he had been killed in what is believed to be the deadliest … Continue reading

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Paul Kirk to fill Kennedy’s senate seat

About Paul Kirk: • Is 71 years old. Married with no children. Lives in Marstons Mills, Mass. • Graduated from Harvard with a B.A. in 1960 and Harvard Law School in 1964. Admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1965. • … Continue reading

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The Liberal Lion Has Lost His Fight With Brain Cancer

Senator Kennedy has been a Senator almost as long as I’ve been alive. Through all of his personal and professional ups and downs he has been a presence and a force in the Senate and the Kennedy many of us … Continue reading

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Breaking News: U.S. Journalists Convicted in North Korea Pardoned

According to CNN, after a visit from ex-President Bill Clinton to N. Korea on behalf of the journalists serving time in North Korea, a special pardon has been issued for Euna Lee, and Laura Ling. Continue reading

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Fixing the Economy Is Women’s Work

Maybe it’s because women have learned how to stretch a dollar in hard times.  Whatever the reason, it’s an interesting finding. By Katty Kay and Claire Shipman Sunday, July 12, 2009 While the pinstripe crowd fixates on troubled assets, a … Continue reading

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Breaking News: SC Police believe they have killed the serial killer

Good news for South Carolina. S.C. police: ‘We believe a killer is off the streets’ Police in Gaston County, North Carolina, shot and killed a suspect during a possible robbery early Monday, then called in police from South Carolina who … Continue reading

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