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By Brahma Chellaney
Beijing's creeping aggression signals a challenge to U.S. presence in the Asian Pacific
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Maurice D. Hinchey
President Obama plans to visit five states after next week's State of the Union address to court voters who will be critical to his re-election campaign.
Members of Argentina's former military junta are being tried on charges of stealing babies from prisoners and giving them away during the South American country's "dirty war" of the 1970s and '80s.
THE WASHINGTON TIMES A report from a liberal think tank yesterday criticized the "right-wing domination of talk radio," saying the current landscape does not serve all Americans.
In a letter to Mr. Obama in November, Mr. Hinchey urged the president to exercise his power under an executive order to declassify intelligence files that are more than 25 years old.
"I'm trying to get the president to declassify these documents because they could help reveal the true identity of hundreds of Argentine children who were born in captivity and taken away from their biological mothers," Mr. Hinchey told The Washington Times in a telephone interview.