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OUR OPINION: Congress fails to take full STOCK

July 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Congressmen can and do trade stocks in industries that they regulate, an eye-opening series in The Washington Post reveals.
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Journalist Bob Woodward speaks in Fargo

November 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hits a who’s who of Washington Watergate happened almost 40 years ago, but the indignation is fresh in Bob Woodward’s voice when he talks about the American president he helped bring down.
“It’s appalling what went on in the Nixon White House,” Woodward said Thursday, speaking before a crowd of more than 700 people at an event hosted by the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber. Continue Reading

Washington Post columnist David Broder dead at 81

March 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

David Broder, who was 81, died today from complications from diabetes.
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GEORGE WILL: Liberals’ default reaction: Blame conservatives first

January 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

From which flows a political doctrine: Given clever social engineering, society — and people — can be perfected.
This supposedly is the path to progress. It actually is the crux of progressivism. And it is why there is a reflex to blame conservatives first.
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Fringe political group plans local meeting

January 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Guardians of a Restored Republic, a group describing itself as dedicated to restoring America, is asking area residents to attend a Jan. 15 informational meeting in Mitchell.
The group has published advertisements in The Daily Republic asking a series of rhetorical questions, such as “Are you aware that the government with which we all grew up is not lawful?”; “Are you an American who wants true freedom?”; and “Are you tired of being subservient to the government?” Continue Reading