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(L-R) U.S. Rep. Timothy Walz (D-MN), U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY), U.S. Rep. John Larson (D-CT), and U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) hold a news conference on Capitol Hill on December 4, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

The fiscal cliff: blessing in disguise?

Since the last fiscal cliff style debate, in which the entire media world clamored about whether to raise the debt ceiling, Congress has managed only to kick its budget woes a little further down the dusty trail of fiscal doom.  […]

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House Leader John Boehner Holds Press Briefing At The Capitol

How the Republican Party can save itself, and reform US electoral politics

Obama and the Democrats largely faced down and won a referendum this week.  Obama lost only two states that he carried in the 2008 election and gained 71%

Republican Presidential Candidate Ron Paul Attends Townhall Meeting At U. Of Maryland

Disregard for political elements endangers western democracy

In recent news of the presidential election in France, Marine Le Pen railed against Nikolas Sarkozy, UMP, and Francois Hollande of the Socialist Party for denigrating voters supporting the

Classical Elite Theory

Elite theory first identifies its subjects by class.  A broader, more cohesive understanding of elites as a group characterizes them by skill, values, personality and attitude as well.            

Campaigns are the new stimulus

  A few weeks before the actual mid-term voting, candidates have spent almost 200 million dollars so far on 2010 campaigns.  Whether the money comes from anonymous donors, as

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