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By: Michael Barone | Posted: April 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Last week, masked men in camouflage garb with no insignia, dressed and equipped like Russian special forces, started taking over police stations and other government buildings in the Donets basin in Eastern Ukraine. They appeared to be working in tandem with local militias in defying the Ukrainian government.
 
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Posted: April 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: April 17, 2014 3:55 AM
 

I'm not sure what is more ridiculous, the quid-pro-quoingest former governor of our time portraying our current governor as "evil," or the same former governor blustering dismissively past the lieutenant governor with a glib "give me Scott" remark -- as if he's spoiling for a debate.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: April 17, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence. Democracy is America's way of allocating political power. The Constitution, however, was adopted to confine that power in order to "secure the blessings of" that which simultaneously justifies and limits democratic government -- natural liberty.

 
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Posted: April 17, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- One approaches the race fray with trepidation, but here we go, tippy-toe.

The race cards have been flying so fast and furious lately, one can hardly tell the kings from the queens.

 
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Posted: April 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera has only been in his new post for a few months now but he’s already learning the ropes about what it’s like holding the junior spot on the Republican ticket. 
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 
An economist serving on a second-term president's Council of Economic Advisers might expect to weigh in on fundamental issues, restructuring the tax system or making entitlement programs sustainable over the long term. Barack Obama once talked of addressing such issues, and Republican leaders such as House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp are doing so.
 
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Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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