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Daily Archives: November 22nd, 2013

Are Senate Republicans – including Rodney Tom – telling top nonpartisan staff to get lost?

Excerpt: This is disturbing news. From Andrew Garber at The Seattle Times: Senate Democrats raised concerns Friday that the GOP [Republican]-led majority in [the] Senate is getting rid of top non-partisan committee staff managers. Senate Democratic Leader Sharon Nelson, D-Maury Island, said it was her understanding there was pressure from the GOP [Republican]-led majority caucus to […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Breaking News, Party Politics, Public Service
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Remembering President John F. Kennedy

Excerpt: Fifty years ago in Dallas, our nation lost one of its greatest presidents: Democrat John Fitzgerald Kennedy, who led America through the early 1960s. JFK, as he came to be known, was young, charismatic, and bright. He challenged Americans to “ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Public Service
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