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52 Reasons to Vote for Obama: #38, Balance Against Congress

Bernard Whitman | Posted 11.24.2012 | Politics
Bernard Whitman

The last time the Republicans had both houses of Congress and the presidency we got an irresponsible Congress that gave us huge tax cuts for the rich that we couldn't afford and an unfunded war we shouldn't have fought, setting us up for an economic catastrophe we didn't need.

John Paul II's Living Will

Jon M. Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jon M. Sweeney

Chances are good that we will soon be acknowledging JPII as "Saint," but none of this will make much difference in how Catholics live their lives everyday. There is a more important reason, I think, to remember JPII.

Giannoulias, Kirk, and Broadway Bank

Steve Sheffey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Steve Sheffey

Unless it turns out that Alexi Giannoulias did anything illegal -- and no one is alleging that he did -- Broadway Bank is among the least important issues in this campaign.

Why Euthanasia Is Going to Be Legal Someday

Bryan Cones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Bryan Cones

British scientists have discovered "cognition" in a vegetative patient. This may encourage some at the "natural death" end of the pro-life spectrum. But I find it more to be a sign of our cultural denial of death than an affirmation of life.

Terry Schiavo's Brother At CU: Obama Promotes Culture Of Death

Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BOULDER -- A powerful precursor to the national shouting match over "death panel" health-reform this summer was the Terri Schiavo case, where a woman ...

From Death Panel to Death Spiral

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The GOP is not the party of small government and lower taxes. They are the Party of borrow and spend, big government and sex scandals.

"Death Panel" Scare Tactic May Backfire on Republicans

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

"Death panels" are made up out of whole cloth by people who specialize in generating fear to protect wealthy special interests -- in this case the health insurance industry.

The Bishops and the "Right to Life"

Lynn M. Paltrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynn M. Paltrow

According to the Catholic Conference of Bishops, eight years of due process is not enough for someone in a vegetative state, but less than a day of due process is plenty for a pregnant woman.

GOP Senator Previews Attacks On Obama DOJ Nominees

Legal Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Amid lopsided support Monday for Attorney General Eric Holder Jr., one Republican member of the Senate Judiciary Committee had some pointed criticism ...

Thompson: States Should Have The Freedom To Institute Gay Marriage

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Senator Fred Thompson (R) is campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination as the "authentic conservative." He was widely hailed as t...