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Analysis and Commentary

Can This Washington Be Saved? Can This War?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, May 2, 2007

On Tuesday night, President Bush vetoed the supplemental war-funding bill. National Review Online asked a group of experts, who include a former senator, a former Cabinet secretary, an Iraq-war vet, a relative of an American murdered on September 11, 2001, a historian, and policy experts: How big a deal was the president’s veto Tuesday night? Can this Washington be saved? Can this war?

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McCain Addresses The Hoover Institution

with Hoover Institutionvia Real Clear Politics
Wednesday, May 2, 2007

"Since the dawn of our republic, Americans have believed our nation was created for a purpose...."

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McCain proposes "League of Democracies" to bypass U.N. -- maybe Russia & China too

with Hoover Institutionvia USA Today
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Sen. John McCain says that if he's elected president, he wants to create a worldwide "League of Democracies" to "revive democratic solidarity" and bypass gridlock at the United Nations...

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Stanford: Senator John McCain Addresses Hoover Institution

with Edwin Meese III, Hoover Institution, George P. Shultzvia Bay City News Wire
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain today called for the creation of a "League of Democracies," a new global alliance of democratic nations that would intervene in places such as Darfur where the United Nations has failed to act...

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Random Thoughts

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Random thoughts on the passing scene...

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Opposing view: Tale of two planets

by Niall Fergusonvia USA Today
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Sometimes it can seem as if the news pages of USA TODAY are covering a different planet from the business pages...

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McCain says Democrats can't override Bush's troop withdrawal veto

with Hoover Institutionvia Associated Press
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Sen. John McCain said Tuesday he did not care how closely he was identified with the unpopular war in Iraq and hoped Democrats would give the new strategy of increasing troops there a chance to succeed...

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Presidential candidates in California

with Hoover Institutionvia San Diego Union-Tribune
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Now that California has moved its 2008 presidential primary up to Feb. 5, candidates are actually starting to build organizations in the state, not just coming here to raise money...

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First Read: The Day in Politics

with Hoover Institutionvia MSNBC
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

On the Trail: Edwards participates in an AFL-CIO town hall forum in Seattle; Giuliani, in DC, keynotes the Latino Coalition’s annual gathering of small business owners; McCain gives a foreign-policy speech at Stanford’s Hoover Institution; and Romney is also in California for finance events...

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McCain criticizes handling of Iraq war

with Hoover Institution, Edwin Meese III, Bill Whalenvia San Jose Mercury News
Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, in the midst of a California tour, Tuesday criticized the handling of the Iraq war and outlined a foreign policy plan to create a "League of Democracies" that would "act where the U.N. fails to act..."

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