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Sen. Whitehouse and I have figured it out. We’re watching satire

Remember a couple of weeks ago, when that feckless posse of MAGA congresskids, including a few senators, posed in their kickline behind the NY court barriers, dressed in their little TrumpScout uniforms — and photos and videos of the lineup … Continue reading

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A few more thoughts about big money in politics

Yesterday I did a little reading and learned that money can’t really buy elections. But when it’s evaluated and facts are set out, it becomes complicated. Not because money can buy elections (it can’t), but because so much money is … Continue reading

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Movements are afoot

For a while now I’ve been picking up on movements that have advanced from inchoate mutterings to full voice plans and plots. I’m liking this a lot. Aside from the already written vital legislation which got stopped, i.e., postponed, by … Continue reading

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