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Mark Siegel
Mark Siegel is senior advisor at Locke Lord Strategies, Washington, DC.

Entries by Mark Siegel

Putin's Real Agenda?

(1) Comments | Posted March 20, 2014 | 7:46 AM

There is cold method to the seeming madness of Putin's Ukraine gambit. Under the pretense of protecting ethnic Russians (from non-existent discrimination) Putin is moving to consolidate some of the lost power of the former Soviet Union. And to Putin, power in the contemporary international arena is defined less by...

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Red to Purple to Blue -- The Collapse of the Republican Electoral College Base

(87) Comments | Posted May 15, 2012 | 1:32 PM

As America is riveted on the 2012 presidential election, a more significant long term phenomenon continues to inexorably reshape American politics. Over the last two political generations the reliable, traditional and predictable state by state Electoral College map of the Republican Party has steadily and dramatically shifted from Red to...
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Not So Fast, Romney

(18) Comments | Posted March 8, 2012 | 9:50 PM

If the Republican Party doesn't wrap up its nomination very soon and rally around a consensus candidate, we are heading to a Tampa National Convention of epic battles, divisive delegate challenges and a deadlock that could rupture the party or cause it to reach outside of the remaining candidates for...

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Truth Is the Greatest Revenge

(2) Comments | Posted June 10, 2010 | 12:52 PM

It's been nearly two and half years since the assassination of former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. Since her murder her party has won democratically contested parliamentary elections, established a government, elected a Prime Minister, installed the Muslim world's first female Speaker, elected her husband Asif Ali Zardari as...

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