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The chances of curtailing Iran's nuclear program seem bleaker than ever with this week's news that the Islamic Republic will build 10 new nuclear-fuel enrichment plants. Its leadership remains defiant, rejecting recently negotiated deals that would have allowed it to continue enriching uranium for...
The Troubled Asset Relief Program, approved during last fall's market meltdown, gave Washington authority to spend up to $700 billion to stabilize the financial system. The question is whether TARP should continue beyond its current expiration date of Dec. 31. If Treasury Secretary Timothy...
Editor, Daily News Just read an article regarding Governor Patrick's "New American Agenda," which he is urging all MA residents to support. If implemented, this agenda would institute 131 changes to current state immigration law and applied to both legal and illegal immigration. Before going into...
The federal government reached a distressing milestone in November -- $12 trillion in debt. That's about $39,000 for every man, woman, and child in the United States. In 2001, the national debt stood at about $5.5 trillion. In the past eight years, Washington piled up more debt than the nation had...
Editor, Daily News Regarding the White House dinner crashers. What else is new? It's only one more instance in our government's agencies from the FAA, FDA, FTC, all the way up to the CIA and FBI in which someone was being trusted and well compensated, but not doing their job or fulfilling their...

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