AND IT GOES ON AND ON, WATCHING THE (MESSY) RIVER RUN

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WATER, PATENTS, BUDGETS AND EDUCATION, OH MY

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THE CONFERENCE BEGINS: REQUESTS MOUNT

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THE BIG DEAL

SPECIAL POST Congress finally reached a deal to re-open the government and raise the debt ceiling.  Unfortunately, the legislation (HR 2775) only funds the government until January 15, 2014 and only extends the US borrowing authority until February 7, 2014. In the meantime, the House and Senate will hold a budget conference, hoping to hash […]

TOENAIL FUNGUS, HEMORRHOIDS, AND DOG POOP

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MOVING AHEAD WHILE SHUTDOWN

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The Government Shutdown – A Teachable Moment

The federal government shutdown engenders dismay, confusion, and even outrage, but who is to blame? Press reports and interviews frequently allege a lack of cooperation and compromise on both sides caused the current shutdown.  So, is it true that there always two sides to a story? Does the argument that Republicans, Democrats and the President […]

BUDGET BATTLES

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THE PERPETUAL MORASS

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THEY’RE BACK….CONGRESS RETURNS FROM RECESS

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