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Entries for November, 2009 in Politcs Plus

  • Mike

    A decision on Afganistan?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    According to McClatchy Newspapers Washington Bureau, President Barack Obama will dispatch some 34,000 additional troops to Afghanistan but there will be some strings attached but the exact details will be announced by the president in his December 1, 2009 speech ...

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    The politicization of Health Care Reform

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The United States senate had to wait until Saturday, 7:00PM central standard time to vote whether the Health Care Reform legislation could go to the floor for an up or down vote later because it had to go through a ...

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    Time for Secretary of Treasury Geithner to resign

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    After hearing what Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner told a congressional hearing about why he sided with the AIG during the financial crisis, the house republicans and democrats come to a bipartisan agreement that it is time for Timothy Geithner ...

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    You are going to get your change

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The current polling trend shows that there's about be a power shift away from the Obama policies back to the conservative Republican policies that got us into the worst fiscal shape since the Great Depression. The Tea parties, hate radio, ...

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    What's the big deal?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    The recent decision by the Attorney General Eric Holder to let the Southern District of New York try the likes of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Waleed Bin Ahash, Raniz Binalslshibh, Ali Abd al-Aziz and Mustafa Ahmad al Hawasawi for ...

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    Not so fast

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I'm glad this president has rejected all four possible solutions coming from his National Security team without a clear definition and time line when we could turn over the responsibility of securing Afghanistan over to its rightful owners, the Afghanistan ...

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    My analysis of last night's national election

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Only a political junkie like me could sit and watch last night's national election results as if they had any implication of how the 2010 elections might evolve. The right wing pundits were spinning the results as a reflection on ...