Articles in Category: 'Social Security'

By: Sunshine State News | Posted: October 11, 2013 3:55 PM
 

The following is the full text of the address U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., gave Thursday on the floor of the U.S. Senate: 


 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 4, 2013 3:55 AM
Our major public policies are based on the assumption that America will continue to enjoy growth. Economic growth and population growth.
 
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By: George Will | Posted: March 2, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- Progressives are remarkably uninterested in progress.
 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: April 12, 2013 3:55 PM

WASHINGTON -- Well, at least we're starting to get the procedure right. Washington has rediscovered the beauty of the boring. It's called "regular order," using the normal, routine, constitutional process to arrive at, for example, a budget.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: April 9, 2013 3:55 AM

That America created only 88,000 jobs in March, less than half the number anticipated, was jolting news, indicating the recovery that the White House has boasted about may not be at hand.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: February 18, 2013 3:55 AM
A nation's choice between spending on military defense and spending on civilian goods has often been posed as "guns versus butter." But understanding the choices of many nations' political leaders might be helped by examining the contrast between their runaway spending on pensions while skimping on military defense.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 24, 2013 3:55 AM
Commentators both left and right agree that Barack Obama's second inaugural speech Monday was highly partisan, with shoutouts to his constituencies on the left and defiance of his critics on the right.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: December 3, 2012 3:55 AM
Americans are very generous to people with disabilities. Since passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act in 1990, millions of public and private dollars have been spent on curb cuts, bus lifts and special elevators.
 
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By: Rene Garcia | Posted: October 25, 2012 3:55 AM
This campaign season, candidates on the national, state and local levels continue to discuss the best ways to provide relief to struggling families and paths toward economic growth.
 
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By: Ed Feulner | Posted: October 24, 2012 3:55 AM
When the news from Washington contains words such as million, billion and trillion, it’s all too easy for our eyes to glaze over. Numbers that big aren’t easy to grasp.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 27, 2012 3:55 AM
In 2008, voters under 30 preferred Barack Obama over John McCain by a 66 percent to 32 percent margin. Among older voters, Obama led McCain by 50 percent to 49 percent.
 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: August 28, 2012 3:55 AM

For those of us who like to believe that human beings are rational, trying to explain what happens in politics can be a real challenge.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 13, 2012 3:55 AM
San Bernardino, Calif., has now followed Stockton into bankruptcy.
 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: December 11, 2010 4:05 AM

Members of Congress started out this week conducting symbolic political votes in order to pay back their Democratic base for their support in the past election. The Senate voted and failed to advance the following bills:

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 18, 2012 3:55 AM
Give Bill Nelson credit for moxy. After five years of lying like a carp in the Washington weeds, he turns up in Florida at election time shaking a tin cup and warning of a right-wing extremist takeover if he's not returned to office.
 
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