“Good News For MSNBC: Rachel Maddow Has The Most Watched Non-Fox News Show” Reply


POLITICUS USA

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“F.C.C. Net Neutrality Rules Clear Hurdle as Republicans Concede to Obama” Reply


NEW YORK TIMES

Senator John Thune, Republican of South Dakota, said that Democrats were lining up with President Obama in favor of the F.C.C. position on net neutrality. Credit Jabin Botsford/The New York Times

Senator John Thune, Republican of South Dakota, said that Democrats were lining up with President Obama in favor of the F.C.C. position on net neutrality. Credit Jabin Botsford/The New York Times

“Economic Plan Is a Quandary for Hillary Clinton’s Campaign”


NEW YORK TIMES

Hillary Rodham Clinton in Indiana in 2008. Her economic message in that campaign resonated with white, working-class voters. Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times

Hillary Rodham Clinton in Indiana in 2008. Her economic message in that campaign resonated with white, working-class voters. Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times

“Gallup: Record Number Of Americans Identify Themselves As Liberals”


POLITICUS USA

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“Let’s get real — We aren’t talking about net neutrality”


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THE HILL

There are many problems with the public conversation surrounding the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) net neutrality rule-making: The public discourse struggles to rise above simple catch-phrases, popular antipathy against broadband providers clouds good decision-making and the increasing politicization of tech issues drives policy-by-ideology over rigorous analysis of available trade-offs. But one problem stands out among the rest — we aren’t actually arguing about net neutrality. Instead of fiddling with a variety of jurisdictional hooks, none of which are quite right for the job, the FCC should take a step back and allow this problem to be solved the right way — through legislation.

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“House passes last-minute spending bill over liberal objections”


MSNBC

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‘The Imperial Congress’


THE NATIONAL MEMO

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Did Republicans expect the first black president to be a figurehead and eschew the power and privileges of the office?


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Inaugural Poem

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20 January 1993

“The Meltdown Begins: Boehner Responds To Immigration Action By Calling Obama a Lawless Emperor”


POLITICUS USA

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“Obama to announce immigration executive action in prime time address Thursday”


CNN

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