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Senator Shaheen proposes to improve TRICARE

TRICARE is the health insurance program for members of the military and their dependents. As such, it is a Congressional responsibility and entirely appropriate for the Congress to define in the law. On the other hand, even though The Access to Contraception for Women Servicemembers and Dependents Act of 2014, which Senator Shaheen introduced this […]

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Dimpled, but not principled

It has long been fairly obvious to anyone paying close attention that the party of business was largely aspirational. That is people flock to the Republican Party because they want to be good at business, but aren’t. So, the recent revelations about Scott Brown’s affiliation with an outfit in Florida that’s morphed from hair spray […]

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Say Anything Ayotte Faces the Music for Her Conflicting Comments

As Dean wrote earlier,  Kelly Ayotte continues to take heat from key Republican activists for the positions she held while Attorney General.  This time it’s regarding her stance on the Second Amendment. According to NHPoliticalReport.com, last Friday Ayotte was “told off in front of hundreds of influential primary voters” by a former state Representative who […]

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Due Process Abused?

Over these past two months in between working hard at my desk at my regular work, I have been watching or listening on-line the judicial proceeding in the Al Franken / Norm Coleman senatorial race in Minnesota.   An organization named “Uptake” has been streaming the proceedings (www.theuptake.org) The broadcast also has a streaming blog […]

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