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  • Schwarzenegger: Obama's 'heart' right

     
    by Mark Silva Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, allowing that he once was "beaten badly'' at golf by a Special Olympian, suggests President Barack Obama's heart is in the right place when it comes to the global competition, even if his tongue......
  • Obama's treatment of Dodd may backfire

     
    by Frank James Earlier this week when the White House was busy throwing Sen. Chris Dodd, the Senate Banking Committee chairman, under the bus, the obvious question was why would do that to an important committee chairman of your own......
  • Downtown summit: LI Rep., Manhattan BP meet

     
    Rep. Steve Israel lunched in the restaurant "17 Murray Street" with Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer. Several others were at the table as well. Both Democrats have had their names floated for a possible primary challenge next year to......
  • White House's Gibbs explains himself

     
    by Frank James White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs sat down with the Washington Post reporter Lois Romano to talk about the demands of his new job, the different approach the White House is taking to what media organizations......
  • Snuggie Craze: Washington style

     
    by Rebecca Cole With Democrats pushing a progressive agenda on the Hill and their own party in disarray under the erratic RNC chief Michael Steele, some in the GOP appear to be seeking a cozy cocoon in the latest craze......
  • Atty Gen'l Eric Holder: 'This is our time'

     
    by Mark Silva "Like me, Eric married up,'' President Barack Obama said of Eric Holder, his attorney general, ceremonially installed today. President George W. Bush used to say the same of himself and Laura Bush and commend others around him......
  • State Attorney, County Clash on Budget Cuts

     
    New State Attorney Michael McAuliffe told Palm Beach County budget crunchers that his computer spending is off limits in the county???s cost-cutting push. McAuliffe didn???t take kindly to the county???s request to cut $180,000 from his current IT budget....
  • Iraq, year six

     
    A soldier mans his 50 caliber machine gun as his scout unit heads to Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 22, 2003. (Chicago Tribune photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo). by Frank James This weekend marked the sixth anniversary of the Iraq War. At......
  • Sarah Palin's Special Olympics video

     
    by Mark Silva Some time before President Barack Obama dropped his joke about his "Special Olympic'' bowling skills -- and promptly apologized for it -- Vice President Joe Biden had traveled to Boise, Idaho, "to lend a senior administration presence......
  • Obama's fave ACC 'apparently' overrated

     
    by Mark Silva This wasn't the most elaborative comment, but President Barack Obama seemed to be passing some judgment on the ACC this weekend on his way to Camp David. The president, a serious basketball fan, has picked the University......
  • Economic plunge appeared to prod Freeport upset

     
    Economic hard times may have been the catalyst for last week???s historic upset in the Freeport Village elections. Although candidates there don???t run as Republicans or Democrats, a slate of Democrats headed by Deputy Nassau County Parks Commissioner...