Today in Washington – December 1, 2010

    he President met with Congressional Leaders yesterday at the White House.  A path forward seemed to emerge on extending tax cuts for all Americans and the appropriations work for the year.  The problem with the outline of the deal vetted yesterday, is that the extension of tax cuts for 2 or 3 more years may come at too high of a price for conservatives.  The Senate | Read More »

    Today in Washington – December 1, 2010

    he President met with Congressional Leaders yesterday at the White House.  A path forward seemed to emerge on extending tax cuts for all Americans and the appropriations work for the year.  The problem with the outline of the deal vetted yesterday, is that the extension of tax cuts for 2 or 3 more years may come at too high of a price for conservatives.  The Senate | Read More »

    Where’s the Beef in New START Burger?

    Okay, your average American granny here, trying to make sense of the brouhaha over a nuclear arms reduction deal with Russia. I’ve read articles about New START.  But they raise more questions for me than they answer.  I feel like that granny in those old commercials about a burger restaurant’s claims; I keep thinking: “Where’s the beef?”  Really!  If this treaty is supposed to make | Read More »