A Mea Culpa

I’d like to acknowledge a mistake I recently made. When you work at the White House you cover an awful lot of things–Iran one day, prison reform the next, the minutae of budget battles the day after that. A veritable blizzard of information from numerous sources, phone calls, emails, websites, briefings and more inundates you daily.…

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Obama’s Bet on Iran May Take Years To Pay off

By David Sanger, NY Times VIENNA — Richard M. Nixon’s opening to China more than 40 years ago was a huge Cold War gamble that he could forge a working relationship with a Communist country that had built a small arsenal of nuclear weapons and clearly had long-term ambitions for global power. For President Obama, the deal struck Tuesday morning…

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Bush Still the front Runner – Here’s Why:

 This handy-dandy chart from Real Clear Politics (below) makes the GOP race easy to track (not). Even harder when you’re color blind like me. But the data continues to show Jeb Bush with an edge over all rivals:  Bush and his SuperPAC have raked in $114M since January. Bush himself brought in about 10% of…

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