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  1. China: The Mishandled Issue in the U.S. Presidential Election CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cato Institute

    U.S. presidential election campaigns are supposed to include sober discussions of the most crucial issues facing the country. Unfortunately, the reality rarely corresponds to that ideal, and the current conduct of candidates seeking their party's nomination for the 2016 election is no exception.


  2. Moore TornadoDEVASTATION in Moore, Okla., Defies DescriptionRead the original story

    May 20, 2013 | American Reporter

    It would stand to reason that if you won a presidential election by a solid margin campaigning against cutting Social Security and Medicare - something that has wide support among Americans - that you wouldn't make that the cornerstone of the first budget proposal of your second term. Given his record of compromising with Republicans before negotiations ever begin, this not a shock.


  3. On Native GroundCRIMINALIZING Dissent: How the Fbi, DHS Tried to Kill OccupyRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2013 | American Reporter

    As someone who has been following politics since I've been able to read, I believe that the 2012 presidential campaign will go down into the history books as an perfect example of how an incumbent can win re-election despite all the conventional wisdom that states otherwise. A list of those shibboleths may find value somewhere.


  4. On Native GroundUNRAVELING the Lessons of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2012 | American Reporter

    In the overall mechanics of transformative government, attitude is so important! Not just a simplistic "can do" confidence but the simple belief that government might - holy cow! - actually solve or take the lead in solving or confronting a major problem. Many GOP leaders or presidential candidates boasted during the primary campaign about how, on being elected, they would eliminate government departments left and right.


  5. The Transformation of America, Part Ivnow that the Election is Over...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2012 | American Reporter

    In fairness, there has been some remarkable progress over the years, in maturing public attitudes toward minorities, women, gays, and toward the unfortunates in our society. In the 20th Century, the lifespan of Americans has doubled.


  6. On Native GroundA Black Friday for Walmart as it Gets a Taste of People PowerRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2012 | American Reporter

    A white Ford F-250 pick-up rumbled through town, a Confederate rebel flag flapping on a pole behind the cab; on the rear bumper were a pro-life and three anti-Obama stickers, the thrust of two of which are not fit for a family newspaper. It wasn't a lone-wolf protest; several cars, trucks, and homes in the area sport the same flags and messages.


  7. Campaign 2012OBAMA DAYRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2012 | American Reporter

    It would be too facile to say that Hurricane Sandy was Mother Nature's revenge for the silence of Mitt Romney and President Obama on climate change during the presidential debates. Had one of those gentlemen taken our suggestion to address the issue, that might well have been a game-changing factor on Nov. 6. But will this massive, deadly storm that's taken at least t50 lives and has left millions without lights even tonight make a difference in the presidential election? It's too late in the game for both candidates, but if President Obama wins a second term, he would do well to make dealing with climate change as big a priority as health care reform was in his first term.


  8. On Native GroundGEORGE McGOVERN: the Last DemocratRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    In Texas and Oklahoma, ranchers and farmers have joined with activists and Occupy Wall Street alums to try to stop the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline - designed to bring toxic and dangerous tar sands oil from Canada to U.S. refineries. On the stage at Hofstra University on Tuesday night, President Obama and Republican presidential candidate Gov. Mitt Romney spun fairy tales about "clean" coal and energy independence through more domestic drilling for oil and natural gas.


  9. On Native GroundA War Without End: Patriarchy VS. the PillRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    If it looks to you that the Republican Party's primary voters this year seem older and whiter than usual, you're not mistaken. National Journal took a look at exit polls posted on CNN.com through last week's Super Tuesday primaries.


  10. On Native GroundVERMONT'S Nuclear BattleRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2012 | American Reporter

    You don't have to be a Harvard Business School graduate to know that a brand is difficult to build and easy to destroy. The experiences of Chrysler and Susan M. Komen for The Cure Foundation are a good illustration of this principle.


  11. On Native GroundNATURE, Nurture and the Conservative BrainRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2012 | American Reporter

    I am sorry that today Florida voters must decide among a group of men - who are all imperfect - which should be the next President of the United States. Anyone who has seen the video on our front page of former Mass.


  12. Brasch WordsTEA Party Snake Oil for SaleRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2011 | American Reporter

    I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice.


  13. Make My DayI May not Know Much About ArtRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2011 | American Reporter

    You really have to wonder why Ron Paul can't win the Republican nomination. Consider this: He's the only candidate who tells the truth.


  14. An a.R. EditorialINNOVATION is the One Way Out of Our Debt CrisisRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    As the game of political chicken continues in Washington, it looks more and more like the rest of us will be plucked. The Republicans in Congress talk of the need to reduce the deficit, yet completely refuse to raise taxes on the wealthy, or close tax loopholes that benefit the wealthy.


  15. On Native GroundPLAYING Chicken with the U.S. EconomyRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2011 | American Reporter

    After significant compromise with the recalcitrant Republicans who want to continue to give tax advantages to the wealthy while cutting significant social programs, President Obama has finally taken a stand on debt ceiling negotiations. However, in labor, wildlife management, and the environment he is still compromising rather than coming out forcefully for principles he and the working class believe.


  16. On Native GroundCONSERVATIVES to Needy Americans: Drop DeadRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Romney. It was just an accident, she said in the state where the nation's first primary for the 2012 presidential election will be held. At Ellis Island, she misinterpreted potential immigration law. In an interview with Fox News reporter Greta van ...


  17. The WilliesMOURNING in AmericaRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    While the rest of the nation seemingly rushed headlong off a cliff on Tuesday night and allowed the party that got us into the economic mess we're in back into power, Vermont followed its own political path. Democrats suffered big losses in statehouses and congressional districts around the country, while the party held onto its veto-proof majorities in the Vermont Legislature and elected a progressive Democratic governor.


  18. MomentumHOW Low Can We Go?Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    Political reporters love narratives, and love to cling to them long after reality turns their story lines and conventional wisdom to ashes. The story line we've been hearing for the last few months is that the Democrats are doomed.


  19. Commentary: N.H. looms large for Bush, ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Stroll through the ancient halls of the dowager hotel here and history fairly screams at you. So does the burden of history that plays a quiet, subtle role in the presidential election that is unfolding here.


  20. One-term Biden could be a winnerRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    The vice president has been running for president since Hillary Clinton was first lady of Arkansas.