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  • Don't ask, don't tell: 75 pct favor repeal

     
    by Mark Silva With President Barack Obama promising to overturn the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell'' policy that prevents gays and lesbians from openly serving in the military, a new poll shows that three-quarters of the public is with the president......
  • Obama's 2010: Year of living politically

     
    by Mark Silva We heard a certain tone-setter last night, heading into this week of living politically, in a year of living politically: It came from Ann Coulter, who had a lively conversation with FOX News Channel's Sean Hannity in......
  • Evan Bayh bowing out of Senate

     
    by Janet Hook and updated Adding to Democrats' political woes in the 2010 midterm elections, Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) unexpectedly announced today that he will not run for a third term in a Republican-leaning state, opening up a seat that......
  • Bipartisan: Six GOPers, five Dems leave

     
    by Michael Muskal After dropping out of a re-election campaign, Democratic Sen. Evan Bayh of Indiana stepped up another campaign today, by pushing his objections to the partisanship which he says has crippled the political process. "There's just too much....
  • Sarah Palin vs. Family Guy and Emanuel

     
    by Mark Silva There's a certain circularity to this little spat: It revolves around a FOX universe, where a cartoon program that knows few boundaries featured the character Chris on Sunday falling for a girl with Down syndrome. When he......
  • Stimulus: One year later

     
    by Mark Silva and updated One year after the signing into law of a $787-billion economic stimulus bill, Republicans still are asking, 'Where are the jobs?' -- while Democrats accuse the GOP of enjoying the benefits of the act back......
  • Obama's deficit hawks: 'Staggering' job

     
    by Mark Silva President Barack Obama has tapped a bipartisan pair of budget hawks to help steer a path out of the deficits that have consumed the federal government; Alan Simpson, the former Republican senator from Wyoming, and Erskine Bowles,......
  • Government broken, fixable: Americans

     
    by Mark Silva The bad news is, the government is broken. The good news is, it's fixable. This is the overwhelming consensus of the vast majority of Americans surveyed by CNN and Opinion Research Corp., in the results of a......
  • Demons, Democrats and Republicans

     
    by Mark Silva "It is much harder to demonize someone when you know his family or have visited his home,'' says the retiring Sen. Evan Bayh of Indiana, voicing a lament about a lost sense of camaraderie that lawmakers once......
  • Obama's new healthcare plan: Controls

     
    by Noam N. Levey and updated with reaction Four days before his planned health summit with congressional leaders, President Barack Obama this morning unveiled his proposal to overhaul the nation's healthcare system, building on the gargantuan...
  • Stimulus politics: Cake-eating time

     
    by Mark Silva There are kind words for what it's called when someone opposes a multibillion-dollar economic stimulus bill in Congress and then touts its benefits back home: "Having your cake and eating it'' -- President Barack Obama's term. There's......