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Army Decision to Deny KBR Millions in Bonuses Is Right Call, But Only a First Step

Sen. Byron Dorgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Byron Dorgan

The decision to deny KBR millions in bonuses for its work in 2008 is welcome news, and is a significant change from the Army's past practice, but the Army clearly needs go much further.

Save the Senate: Bring Back the Filibuster

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

To end legislative gridlock, Sen. Reid should not get rid of the filibuster: He should bring it back. What we have today is a cheap and easy filibuster-lite; Reid should reestablish the real thing.

A Military Family Treated Shabbily -- a Demand for Accountability

Hal Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hal Donahue

Sgt. Ryan Maseth, a highly decorated Army ranger, stepped into the community shower of his Iraq building, reached out to turn on the water and died, a victim of electrocution.

Our Forlorn Energy Secretary Sam Bodman Takes On Tom Friedman

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Bodman's letter criticizing Friedman gives a frightening picture of this administration and the Department of Energy's priorities.