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Christian Bale is outstanding in his performance as Washington power broker Dick Cheney. Read more

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Even though Republican leaders finally scrounged up the courage to denounce frontrunner Donald Trump’s latest outrage, so far not a single one of them has refused to support Trump for president if he’s the Republican nominee. Read more

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Scott Walker has come out against LGBT rights. Read more

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Like many men who volunteered for the U.S. Army in World War II, my late father never boasted about his years in uniform. A patriot to his core, he nevertheless Read more

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Nearly a dozen years after the passage of the Patriot Act—rushed through Congress in an atmosphere of fear and intimidation—informed debate over the balance between Read more

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Like all such monuments that former presidents construct to edify the public, the George W. Bush Presidential Center—opened with great ceremony in Texas last week—is mounted from its subject's point of view. Read more

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No doubt President Obama was deeply stung over the weekend to hear Dick Cheney criticize his new national security team. At a Wyoming Republican Party dinner, the former vice president briskly dismissed Obama's choices Read more

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During the festival of falsehood held by Republicans in Tampa, Fla., a few weeks ago, perhaps the very biggest lie emanated from the mouth of Jeb Bush, the Florida politician, entrepreneur and potential heir to the GOP presidential dynasty.... Read more

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Nothing aggravates Republicans like seeing nasty, effective tactics upon which they have so long relied being... Read more

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Mitt Romney's convincing victory in the Florida primary erased his earlier defeats and perhaps... Read more

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The Brewers claimed 25-year-old infielder Jeff Bianchi off waivers from the Cubs this week. Bianchi was only Cubs property for a month, as they had claimed him from waivers from the Royals.KC drafted him in 2005. He's spent the last six years in .. Read more

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They warn that probing this sensitive history will compromise intelligence operations and The Washington Independent ,News Features Read more

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Defending their record in office these past eight years, figures from the last administrat Rocky Mountain News ,News Features Read more

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