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Much Ado About Nothing

(62) Comments | Posted November 1, 2008 | 2:45 PM

It's talked about so much, you might actually call it the "fifth question": will Barack Obama win the Jewish vote? You'll read articles and op-eds that discuss the likelihood of McCain gains among the Jewish community in November, including pieces that appeared recently in this very paper.

But let's...

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Iran Resolution Must Change

(49) Comments | Posted July 9, 2008 | 12:09 PM

Over the past several weeks, there has been a growing debate in Congress, the blogosphere and throughout the media about a controversial non-binding resolution (House Concurrent Resolution 362), which expresses the sense of Congress regarding the threat Iran's nuclear pursuit poses to international peace, stability in the Middle East, and...

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McClellan Testimony Highlights Bush's Crimes -- It's Time for Genuine Accountability

(79) Comments | Posted June 23, 2008 | 4:32 PM

This author of this post is Democratic Congressman Robert Wexler from South Florida. Wexler has been ubiquitous these last months as a top surrogate for Senator Obama -- even representing him at the nationally televised DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee. Wexler recently called for testimony of Scott McClellan before the...

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The Case for Impeachment Hearings

(327) Comments | Posted December 14, 2007 | 12:01 PM

I was serving in Congress and on the Judiciary Committee for the ridiculous and politically motivated impeachment hearings of President Clinton. During that witch hunt Newt Gingrich, Tom DeLay, and Ken Starr wasted a year and a half on investigations and hearings about President Clinton's personal relations. However, this attempted...

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Censuring the President

(306) Comments | Posted July 6, 2007 | 12:32 PM

When Congress returns from the 4th of July recess, I will file a Congressional resolution censuring President George W. Bush for his egregious and politically motivated commutation of Scooter Libby's prison sentence.

I strongly believe that presidential intervention in this case is an unconscionable abuse of authority by George W....

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