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The Damage The Clintons Do

Hillary Clinton and, also, the Clintons as a team make me mad. They get what they want and others deal with the damage. In 1992 Bill Clinton was elected President. This brought relief among Democrats after 12 years of Reagan and the first Bush. Okay so far. President Clinton put Mrs. Clinton in charge of health care reform. She did not get the job done despite the fact Democrats controlled both branches of Congress at the time. Because of this and other political missteps early in the Clinton Presidency, Republicans in 1994 won control of both Houses of Congress for the

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Obama, Clintons, Lewis and Ellison in Selma

Yesterday was the 42nd anniversary of the March on Selma. Although all attention was focused on Clinton and Obama, John Lewis (D – Ga.) and Keith Ellison (D – Mn.) were their also. I’m sure that most of the Black Caucus was there. I would like to point out the obvious. This isn’t a horse race. This isn’t about “star” power. It is about ideas. It is about what these candidates will do under pressure. It is about … reforming the Democratic Party. Business as usual for 30 years got us one president throughout 3 decades. One. Business as usual got

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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