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Wishful thinking doesn't change facts

...Arctic Refuge this has not happened, and is not likely to. It should be remembered that even back when we had a Republican President, George W. Bush, and a Republican majority in both houses of Congress, the ANWR was not opened to oil and gas...
Bob Franken: John, Mitch, Barack and Charlie

...which is that it's not a haven for nut cases: "I don't want the American people to think that if they add a Republican president to a Republican Congress, that's going to be a scary outcome. I want the American people to be comfortable...
Lifetime judicial politicians

...with major political implications, I mentioned in a story that the judge had been nominated to the bench by a Republican president. Later that day, I got an email from him directly, complaining that my reporting left an impression that his...
New gas platform for Cook Inlet now en route from Texas

...conducted by U.S.-built ships and manned by U.S. crews.In contrast, in 2006, the administration of Republican President George W. Bush granted the Jones Act exemption to bring the rig on a foreign ship on the grounds of regional energy...
Cal Thomas: God and Caesar (again)

...other direction and seeks to impose its will on people of faith.It's going to take a Republican Congress and a Republican president with courage and a new health insurance plan to repeal Obamacare and start over with real reforms that protect...
Cal Thomas: Is Cruz out of control?

...sequestration."How does Cruz expect to get the reforms he wants without a Republican Senate majority, not to mention a Republican president?"We have the same number of votes we had when we got the Budget Control Act," he maintains. "If we had stood...
Thomas: Taking the law into his own hands

...execution of his office? Is he preserving, protecting and defending the Constitution by such behavior?Imagine a Republican president trying to delay the implementation of any law favored by Democrats. The sharp knives would be out for his political...
Stevens covers host of issues

...Center of Alaska in Kenai. "Republicans have made a lot of changes in this state," he said, adding that it was Republican President Abraham Lincoln's secretary of state, William Seward, who effected the purchase of the Alaska Territory from...
Dec. 2, 2001 The Voice of the Times on a judicial appointment holdup

...Despite all the pretensions of bipartisanship being claimed by Senate big shots, Leahy simply doesn't want the Republican president to fill any federal court vacancies. Beistline, one of five judicial nominees submitted to the Senate by President...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...he will follow through on his pledge to allow private investment of Social Security funds. A second term for the Republican president also makes it likely drug makers can head off government-mandated price controls for now. The defense industry...


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