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The Dumbest Thing I Heard This Week

Well that’s probably anyone who used the words “Harry Reid” and “leadership” in the same sentence. On Wednesday night, Democrats went to sleep expecting a productive, but not necessarily radical, reform of the filibuster rules that have allowed Mitch McConnell…

The Problem With “Repeal and Replace”

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Remember when people like Lee Atwater and Karl Rove ran the Republican political machine and out-manuevered Democrats at every turn? That seems forever ago.┬áPersonally, I trace the beginning of this decline to Karl Rove’s announcement of a “permanent Republican majority.”…