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US Government Shutdown

October 10, 2013
Democrats pick up talk of a Grand Bargain in an effort to get Republicans to end the federal government partial shutdown Senate Democrats are willing to compromise unconditionally with Republicans in order to end the government shutdown, according to a report by the Real News Network. “Open the government, allow us to pay our bills,”…

Wilkerson: Why Hagel is a Good Choice

January 29, 2013

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson: Hagel’s nomination for Sec. of Defense is opposed by those who believe that American military power should be used almost as the sole instrument of American policy