Tag Archives: political gridlock

On Civility

By now people who follow politics in the news are aware of the vast gulf dividing America’s two political parties. The verbal vitriol has gotten so thick and positions so entrenched that I fear the extremists would rather sacrifice the … Continue reading

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Offset and Fed Up

We Globe bloggers have been sparring over the national debt now for more than a year but are no closer than ever to agreeing on much of anything about it. Anson Burlingame  posted recently about commentary on Rick Perry’s book, … Continue reading

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