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- Rep. Henry Cuellar on border crisis: ‘Playing defense on the one-yard line’
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Second- and third-stringers eye 2016 if front-runner stumbles
Topic - Mary Surratt
This has been a good week for Barack Obama. For America, not so much. The old adage that "what's good for the president is good for America" no longer applies.
It has been unavoidable that this year's observance of the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth should be accompanied by a land rush of biographies of all facets of the great man's life and especially of his death.
As soon as the heavy, humid days of summer hit in earnest, one sentence in particular starts circulating around this city faster than the air