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  • Brookhaven supervisor campaign goes ghoulish

     
    Brookhaven Democrats have launched their first negative direct mail broadside, depciting GOP supervisor candidate Timothy Mazzei with a ghoulish photo that looked like it came from horror film special effects, making his eyes look liek he's possessed....
  • La. Gov. Jindal: 'We Americans can do anything...'

     
    The Republican governor of Louisiani, in his response speech, is upbeat on the president's first-ness. Jindal, Indian-American, presents his own story, as if to say "we Republicans have diversity too." Americans, he says, can pull together and conquer...
  • Paterson does material at Lippman swearing-in

     
    Polls or no polls, staff shakeups or no staff shakeups, Gov. David A. Paterson will keep on riffing. Carmen B Ciparick (left), who'd been acting chief Court of Appeals judge, turned to him during the introductions and as a......
  • Nassau County Deputy moved by Obama speech

     
    One Nassau County official was moved to tears watching President Obama???s speech to the nation. Patrick Duggan, the deputy county executive for economic development, was talking Wednesday morning to a group of housing advocates at the Melville Marriott...
  • Obama on Capitol Hill: Openers

     
    Congress members are assembling and as usual and Eliot Engel (D-Bronx) got his traditional up-front aisle seat, for what serious purpose nobody really knows. There has been chatter about the president's attempts to emulate an FDR 'fireside chat' with........
  • Bobby Jindal: Aging ala John McCain

     
    by Mark Silva It's been a long day for Bobby Jindal, governor of Louisiana and Republican Party poster candidate. Praised by allies, ridiculed by opponents, likened to Kenneth of 30 Rock, mocked by Chris Matthews of Hardball. But as a......
  • White House tosses water on dog tale

     
    by Rebecca Cole Labradoodle lovers, take heart. After months of speculation, it appeared that the selection of a first dog was at hand. People magazine, with a fetching report on its Website today, revealed that First Lady Michelle Obama has......
  • Mac vs. Joe: Where did our love go?

     
    In happier days. (Photo by Carey Wagner/Sun-Sentinel.) by James Oliphant Seems like only yesterday John McCain was embarking on his final not-close-to-victory tour, with a beaming Joe Lieberman behind him every step of the way, a Sundance to his......
  • Boynton Beach delegation meets Haitian president

     
    A Boynton Beach delegation that did not include elected officials met with Haitian President Michel Martelly late last month. Les Cayes' mayor and police chief also welcomed the delegation on Feb. 17. The city of Boynton Beach's sole representative,......
  • Joe Biden's number: 'I'm embarrassed'

     
    by Mark Silva The president may be a BlackBerry fanatic, but the vice president is having a little trouble with his Web-sites - the one, indeed, which the president set up to track all the stimulus spending. And Vice President......
  • Dem guv may refuse some stimulus cash

     
    by Frank James Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen, a Democrat, is contemplating refusing a small part of the economic stimulus money heading to his state, just like some of his Republican counterparts. An excerpt from The Hill newspaper: Tennessee Gov....