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Entries by William S. Becker from 05/2013

Mark Sanford's New Integrity Test

| Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

He won this week without the support of the Republican National Campaign Committee, but with the backing of the Tea Party Express. Therein lies a subplot.

EPA Nomination: Another Hostage in the Senate

| Posted 05.19.2013 | Politics

In picking Gina McCarthy to lead the EPA, Obama sent the Senate a nominee who should satisfy, if not delight, Republicans as well as Democrats. But these days, the Senate rarely stumbles in the right direction. Senate Republicans are playing games with Obama's selection.