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Unserious country deserves unserious candidates

...officials - and in particular Hillary Clinton - it is tragic that in their quest to keep their records away from the U.S. Congress and Freedom of Information Act requests they have instead shared them with any foreign-state actor that can execute...
USDA program helps Alaska's farmers

...Alaska's commercial farmers and ranchers have the chance to receive a portion of nearly $2 million, appropriated by U.S. Congress, to offset the high price of rural agriculture.About 90 Kenai Peninsula producers received reimbursements last...
Marijuana legal, but finances remain in black market

...under federal control. All Alaska banks are insured with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which was created by U.S. Congress. Similarly, the National Credit Union Administration, which is also a federally created organization, insures...
Op-ed: Obama kneecaps Congress (again)

...President Barack Obama were as hard-nosed and clever in undermining our adversaries as he is in kneecapping the U.S. Congress, the country's strategic position might be transformed.The Iran deal went to the United Nations Security Council...
Opinion implementing an agreement in both countries. He reiterated his opposition to a legislation that would give the U.S. Congress final say in approving or rejecting a deal, but said he hoped to find a path to allow Congress to "express itself...
Rich Lowry: A diplomatic revolution

...them - and from the fact that the entire Israeli elite, regardless of political orientation, as well as much of the U.S. Congress, regards the president's conciliatory approach to Iran as profoundly misguided."It is a testament to the folly...
Democracy works best when all are represented

...who approved that ridiculous, insulting ad. Make no mistake, ladies and gentlemen of Alaska, the whole of the U.S. Congress wrote, debated and voted on the Affordable Care Act. Now it is the job of Congress to review and simply fix any...
What others say: Obscenity on the campaign trail

...decisions he made while attorney general.We don't expect to see much discussion of the issues facing the next U.S. Congress.That, unfortunately, is the biggest obscenity of them all.- Juneau Empire,Sept. 11
Bob Franken: Mitt, Bibi and their common enemy

...have his chance in March if Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu follows through on his plan to address the U.S. Congress while entirely bypassing President Barack Obama - and probably seriously setting back U.S.-Israeli relations...
Rich Lowry: Obama's Cuban olive branch

...Fidel Castro as a cute, plucky figure of defiance, and even now, the government has determined apologists in the U.S. Congress.If Cuba were a racist apartheid-style system rather than a communist dictatorship, no one would be so eager to...


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