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January 8. 1965: By Any Other Name

Illinois Republican Senator Everett Dirksen waged a perennial campaign on behalf of a symbol that was, he claimed, as American as the stars and stripes and the American eagle. 348 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

I am a man...

… of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to be flexible at all times

– Everett Dirksen


Tea party winning as it's losing

It’s time to give credit where it most definitely is due to the tea party wing of the once-Grand Old Republican Party.

Even when it loses it wins. 436 more words

The Congress: The Covenant

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A billion here, a billion there ...

A Dallas Morning News blog notes that “A billion dollars isn’t what it used to be.”

Boy, howdy.


It talks about a list of billionaires in which the starting point now stands at $1.3 billion. 179 more words

20 Motivational Business Quotes to ponder

Like most coaches, my desk is cluttered with motivational books, approaches and quotes. Some of these quotes are taped to my desk, while others are hanging on the wall to review every hour or so. 348 more words

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