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National Voices: On fixing border crisis, Obama is behind the eight ball
Photographs of President Obama shooting pool and drinking beer in Denver on Tuesday evening with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper were a bit much for Rep. Henry Cuellar, a moderate Democrat who repr...
July 11, 2014 01:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Visionaries shape future with their perseverance
On June 20, fellow Tribune columnist Marguerite Cline’s column touched my memory button with her beautiful story about her youthful years involved with the 4/H Clubs of Georgia, going to the coasta...
July 10, 2014 01:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembering where life’s journey takes us
In 2004, 10 years ago this week, I had these thoughts about journaling. Nobody I knew was “blogging” then. In fact, nobody I knew even knew what a blog was. So as you read this, just imagine this o...
July 09, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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When it comes to polls and pests, Junior E. Lee knows his business
With the July 22 runoff elections fast approaching, I called Junior E. Lee, general manager of the Yarbrough Worldwide Media and Pest Control Company, located in Greater Garfield, Georgia, to get h...
July 09, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigration no-brainer: Eliminate Central America exception and enforce the law
As is his wont, President Obama is treating the border crisis — more than 50,000 unaccompanied children crossing illegally — as a public relations problem. Where to photo op and where not. He still...
July 11, 2014 01:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Supreme Court’s indispensable role
Two 5-4 decisions on the final decision day of the Supreme Court’s term dealt with issues that illustrate the legal consequences of political tactics by today’s progressives. One case demonstrated ...
July 10, 2014 01:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama’s immigration lawyers’ Enrichment Act
The American Dream is dying for tens of millions of unemployed, underemployed and long-term jobless citizens. But the White House has guaranteed that one sector of the U.S. economy will thrive for ...
July 10, 2014 01:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop sending taxpayer funds to Palestinian terrorists
On June 2, the Palestinians announced a new unity government, which included Hamas, an organization designated by the U.S. State Department as a terrorist group. American aid to the Palestinians si...
July 09, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Inside the VA’s Spin-’N-Stonewall Machine
The Public and Intergovernmental Affairs Office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is very concerned. No, the communications specialists in the agency are not concerned with veterans in nee...
July 04, 2014 11:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reagan tops in poll of modern presidents despite academia
In past columns, I’ve mentioned some teachers and professors that I’ve known who bluntly said that Ronald Reagan was the nation’s worst president. It has become rather common in academia to describ...
July 04, 2014 11:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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