Quote of the Day: 4 January 2014
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Quote of the Day: 4 January 2014

CBS Face the Nation host Bob Schieffer summed it up that Sunday morning, March 4, when he said, “What does it say about the state of our government and politics when serious people [like Olympia Snowe] conclude that serving in the United States Senate is no longer worth their time and effort? That’s the part … Continue reading

Why a Record Breaking Unproductive Congress is Actually Productive
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Why a Record Breaking Unproductive Congress is Actually Productive

With Congress away for their month long summer recess, the news has been filled with information about what Congress has NOT done in this session. Facts like the House of Representatives have passed less than 30 bills all year and even that fact the unproductive bug has effected the Senate as well. While on paper … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 5 Feburary 2010

This week is light on politics but I still hope you enjoy! Happy Reading, DNMP Tale from Black History/Photo of the Week Henrietta Lacks’ ‘Immortal’ Cells Top Five Remembering Howard Zinn Even though we are only one month into the new year, I feel like we have lost so many people. Well this feeling hit … Continue reading

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Clearing My Inbox: Oldies But Goodies Part 3

August Ex-WSU Student, Dayton dancer hits big with Obama Impersonation He’s really good! July Young Leaders We Support: 4 New Endorsements Click this link to find out about some endorsements from WUFPAC. Committee Members Speak out–Or Stay Mum–On Health Care Reform Another great resource from OpenSecrets! Alter: Our Health-Care System is Fine As Is! June … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 11 September 2009

This week’s links are light – the semester is in full effect. Hopefully, the links will be back to normal soon. Enjoy the few things I read last week. – DNMP Politico Top Five Click to Donate Not exactly an article but I just discovered that Care2.com has a site where you can click for … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 28 August 2009

Top Five OFA Blog: Remembering Senator Ted Kennedy Rest in Peace Senator Kennedy! Thank you SO MUCH for your years/decades of hard work. This clip is from the 2008 Democratic National Convention. I was so moved by him during that week. I wish I would have paid more attention to his work and commitments sooner. … Continue reading

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Links of the Week 24 July 2009

Top Five Running Start: Young Women’s Political Leadership Retreat 2009 I truly enjoyed the fact that I was once again able to volunteer some of my time to Running Start and this program. Not only did I have an opportunity to serve a great organization but I was inspired by the future leaders of this … Continue reading