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  • Republicans don't want Obama to succeed in correcting their own party's mistakes

    Philip Einhorn and Jack Neu are totally off track regarding their comments on raising the debt ceiling ("Debt limit debate: GOP threats are saving what's left of the country" and "Boehner has right answer on debt ceiling," June 6). If we do not raise the...
  • Debt crisis could have outsized effect on Maryland

    Bracing for the loss of a steady paycheck is becoming something of a routine for Frank Silberstein. A statistician for the U.S. Census Bureau and a union steward for the American Federation of Government Employees, Silberstein said the pitched battle...
  • Attorney General Eric Holder should resign over ATF scandal

    The scandal revealed by news reports of "Operation Fast and Furious," during which the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms allowed more than 2,000 automatic weapons and other guns to fall into the hands of Mexican drug cartel members, is a...
  • Look who's against clean water

    Look who's against clean water
    Water has a tendency to flow downhill. This has been known for quite some time — to the point one might have assumed word had penetrated the hallowed halls of the U.S. House of Representatives by now. Alas, it appears not. Last Wednesday, the House...
  • In the showdown over deficits and debt, Obama made the GOP blink first

    Regrettably, Republicans will not hold to their post-2010 election convictions about reducing deficits and the national debt. Even more regrettably, President Obama will hold to his pre-election promises. While Republicans have done nothing to alter...
  • 'The Big Uneasy' taps into outrage over flooding of New Orleans

    'The Big Uneasy' taps into outrage over flooding of New Orleans
    Harry Shearer says his "head exploded" 20 months ago. That's when he heard President Barack Obama, during a town hall meeting in New Orleans, refer to the flooding of the city after Hurricane Katrina as "a natural disaster." The comedian, actor, radio...
  • Ehrlich aides plead not guilty in robocalls case

    Ehrlich aides plead not guilty in robocalls case
    Two campaign aides to Republican former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that they violated election laws last fall by ordering Election Day robocalls to Democratic homes in predominantly African-American areas that...
  • This time with feeling: The GOP needs to do a retake on its debt limit rhetoric

    This time with feeling: The GOP needs to do a retake on its debt limit rhetoric
    A lot of conservatives are having fun at President Obama's expense after his latest gaffe. In the midst of testy debt-limit negotiations last week, Mr. Obama told House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, "Don't call my bluff." The first rule in bluffing is...
  • Harford dairy farmer meets with congressman

    David Crowl, a dairy farmer from Street, was among more than 65 Dairy Farmers of America Inc. board members and young cooperators who visited Capitol Hill last month to discuss issues affecting the dairy industry. DFA members and staff convened in...
  • Democrats are wrecking the economy just fine on their own

    I had to read John Culleton's letter "The GOP's 2012 election strategy: Wreck the economy" (June 9) several times to be sure it said what I thought it did. The biased inaccuracies were so overwhelming that the first question in my mind was: How in the...
  • Residents form political club for black Democrats

    Residents form political club for black Democrats
    It's been more than eight months since Larry Walker finished last among the eight candidates vying for the four open Board of Education seats in the 2010 General Election, but some members of the black community are still wondering what went wrong. "I...
  • America's starting to see through GOP tea party nonsense

    So "Re-electing President Obama in 2012 would be a disaster for America"? (Readers respond, June 10.) Yeah right, and Osama bin Laden's death was a great tragedy to freedom lovers everywhere. The only looming disaster in 2012 is the possibility...