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Did the FBI conspire to swamp Trump?

The original question the FBI investigation of the Trump campaign was to answer was a simple one: Did he do it? Did Trump, or officials with his knowledge, collude with Vladimir Putin's Russia to hack the emails of John Podesta and the DNC, and …

Republicans have reformed taxes: Will they fix '70s budget rules next?

The Republicans have passed their tax bill, without a single Democratic vote, despite low to dismal poll ratings. It's reminiscent of the passage by Democrats, without a single Republican vote, of Obamacare in March 2010. Democrats lost 63 seats …
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Notable & Quotable: Oct. 31, 2017

In The New York Times, Maureen Dowd writes, "Mark Cuban's Not Done Trolling Donald Trump." If you want to know just how surreal things have gotten, consider this: In 2015, Donald Trump had to decide between playing the president in "Sharknado 3: …

Oct. 25, 2017

The Charleston Post and Courier points out how State Rep. Stephen Goldfinch sent the "Wrong message on offshore oil." Despite nearly universal opposition to offshore drilling among coastal South Carolina residents and their elected …
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Politicians having a field day with meaningless issues

Politicians having a field day with meaningless issues Our political system is in complete upheaval and doesn't appear to being repaired at any time in our future. We have an opportunity to get a tax cut which will help our economy thrive and our …

Government denied services under guise of safety

Government denied services under guise of safety There are at least two kinds of people in the world; 1.) people who can confidently and safely operate motor vehicles and their own two legs two days after a three-inch snowfall, and b.) those who …
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Raise gas tax before election-year politicking

Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: The Sun News April 6 Raise gas tax before election-year politicking Taxes on gasoline and other motor fuels are effectively user fees; motorists pay for using roads when they …
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