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A Tale of Two Senators

This afternoon, Senator Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) announced that he will be retiring at the end of his term in January 2019. Flake used his retirement speech to criticize President Trump and his demeanor. The way I see it, Flake’s biggest issue has nothing to do with whether or not he is critical of the President. It has everything to do with the betrayal of his promises. However, conservative commentator Sean Hannity equates Flake to Senator Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska)…

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Elections Don’t Have Consequences

At CPAC 2013, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) stated definitively, “ObamaCare should be repealed root and branch.” Four years later, McConnell is now the Majority Leader, and Donald Trump is the President of the United States. We are seven months into this Congress, and 6 months into Trump’s Presidency. After several failed attempts in both houses of Congress to alter Obama’s signature bill slightly, ObamaCare still stands, root, branch, and even leaf.

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