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Can’t keep Obamacare and promises too
As part of a recent wide-ranging interview with ABC News, President Obama was asked to rate “the success” of Obamacare on a scale of 1 to 10. I was shocked when he gave the health care law a rating...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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On cap-and-trade — at least be honest
For decades Democrats have gone to extraordinary lengths to impose new energy taxes. They do not, to put it mildly, have the support of the American people. So they have turned to increasingly comp...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Complex codes make for tax-time misery
When I came to, I was on my back on the floor of my accountant’s office. “What happened?” I said. “When I told you how much you owe, you went down like ton of bricks,” said my accountant. “I owe th...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congressman’s aide sees mining operation up close
On Monday, March 30, Congressman Morgan Griffith, myself, and other members of “Team Griffith” visited Deep Mine #41 near McClure in Dickenson County. Congressman Griffith has toured a number of mi...
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congress should be consulted on foreign matters
Congress has developed a fondness for open letters when it comes to Iran. First came the warning shot signed by 47 Republican senators that touched off a storm of criticism. Not to be outdone, the ...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘New man’ brings us musical inspiration
As I write this column, two of the world’s great religions are about to celebrate significant observances in their liturgical calendar. Members of the Jewish religion will be observing April 3-11 a...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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