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House Iran vote expected on 9/11 anniversary?

House Iran vote expected on 9/11 anniversary?

By George Miller The Iran nuclear deal is up in the air right now. Normally, an agreement like this would be a treaty, requiring a 2/3 Senate majority to ratify, per the US Constitution. For unknown reasons, a bipartisan bill to circumvent that process, known as “The (Republican Senator) Corker bill was substituted, which would make […]

Government “Shutdown?”

Government “Shutdown?”

Viewpoint By George Miller Are the Republicans trying to “shut down” the government? “Shutdown” is the highly misleading term bandied about by demagogues who wish to ram through spending in the form of a “Continuing Resolution” (CR) and blame opposition who were legitimately resisting a relatively small portion of  it. A CR is an omnibus […]