| Sep 2, 2008
Hurricane Gustav scoured rural southern Louisiana on Monday with blistering winds and dangerous storm surges, but New Orleans evaded its latest encounter with natural disaster, emerging with a strained levee system that mostly held despite a day of...
| Nov 6, 2008
Today's question: What's the message to Republicans of two consecutive pastings at the polls, and what version of the GOP should rise from the ashes? Previously, Cain and Schnur discussed the political and historical implications of Barack Obama's...
| Jun 11, 2008
Today's question: Name your VP for both parties. Click here to read previous installments from this week's Dust-Up.
Obama's and McCain's picks should amplify their messages Point: Ezra Klein
The veepstakes, huh? I guess it was unavoidable. I'll say,...
| Feb 23, 2009
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Sunday defended his decision to raise taxes as a necessary step to stem California's staggering economic crisis.
During appearances on morning news shows in Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger said he would gladly accept...
| Feb 24, 2009
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| Feb 27, 2009
FOR THE RECORD:
Hoover Dam: The caption on a photo of Hoover Dam that ran Feb. 27 said: "Under FDR, the U.S. built huge dams, such as Hoover Dam, to spur economic recovery." Construction of the dam began under President Hoover and was...
| Mar 2, 2009
It has become in recent months almost a reflex for Republicans to dismiss Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal as a dismal failure of the Democrats -- a "jihad against private enterprise" as Fox News' Britt Hume put it recently. But Roosevelt's spending plan,...