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Bob Franken: 'Tis the beltway around Christmas

'Tis the time around Christmas and throughout the White House, No one is stirring, not the Prez, kids or spouse. They are hiding away, and trembling with fear, As the GOP Senate prepares...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-23/bob-franken-tis-the-beltway-aroun
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Bob Franken: Cuba si, Congress no

...doubtful the pope would want to get in the middle of White House-Capitol Hill talks, mainly because he'd consider...argument that "isolation has not worked." While the White House has the power to begin the process of normalization...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-20/bob-franken-cuba-si-congress-no
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Bob Franken: No State of the Union

...too, since we'll be barely paying attention to anything but the silliness of the campaign to take over the next White House.Besides, with all the discord and anger, we don't need a speech or even a letter to know the State of the Union...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-09/bob-franken-no-state-of-the-union
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Bob Franken: Body cameras for all

...referring to the one really big idea that came out of that White House meeting over widespread routine law-enforcement mistreatment...surrounded him for the most trivial of offenses. Hopefully, White House promises to address these outrages, as well as the ones...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-06/bob-franken-body-cameras-for-all
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Can House GOP stay on immigration script?

...party-backed elections in 2010. Nor are showdowns with the White House that place a higher premium on unity than on ideological...Senate. It was a proposal easily ignored, which the White House and Senate Democrats did.Cut off from Senate Republicans...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-08/can-house-gop-stay-on-immigration
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Cal Thomas: Paul Ryan's hope for a Congress that works

...next three months saying we're trying to shut down the government."Ryan says he has received little word from the White House other than "we want to work with you" on whether President Obama will compromise on anything in spite of his post-election...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-08/cal-thomas-paul-ryans-hope-for-a-
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...the plan, but liberals and the White House said it tilted too heavily toward...not lower-income workers.The White House also has promised to veto any bills...sending the measure to Obama.White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-07
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Bob Franken: The compromise subterfuge

...because as they try to work out their deals with the White House, at some point they'll have to convince President...this game. They've been playing it for years. At the White House, POTUS has the advantage of counsel from VPOTUS Joe...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-18/bob-franken-the-compromise-subter
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Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...the state is the community of Metlakatla, in southeast Alaska.A key recommendation in the report is to establish a White House Native American affairs office to coordinate services affecting children, among other things.The committee also said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-18/report-on-tribal-youth-and-violen
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Bob Franken: The no Thanksgiving

...starters, there's that annoying presidential turkey pardon. Each year, since the Bush I administration, POTUS holds a White House ceremony to spare a couple of the birds, so they end up in some nearby park instead of on a platter, unlike the millions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-25/bob-franken-the-no-thanksgiving
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