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If She Doesn't Answer the Questions Then Vote No

Tuesday, 4 October 2005, 10:56 am | Angie Pratt

If George Bush's pick to replace Sandra Day O'Conner does not answer the questions that the Senators put to her, then the vote on her nomination must be “no”. More >>

20 New Republican Ideas

Tuesday, 9 August 2005, 2:29 pm | Angie Pratt

Every day some Republican or so-called independent stands up and says something to the effect that Democrats don't have any new ideas. What a load of horse manure. They must think that if they keep saying the same thing over and over again that ... More >>

An Extremist By Any Other Name is Still Extremist

Wednesday, 27 April 2005, 2:10 pm | Angie Pratt

Well . we don't have to wonder any more. We now have proof that the Republican Party has been taken over by extremists. These extremists have decided that their far right religious beliefs are the only ones that count. All other beliefs are incorrect. More >>

It's Time For Democrats to Go On The Offensive

Thursday, 7 April 2005, 11:02 am | Angie Pratt

It is time for Democrats to go on the offensive. It is time for them to aggressive attack what George W. Bush and the Republican party is doing to this wonderful country of ours -- namely destroying it financially and culturally. More >>

Bush Isn't Interested in Fixing Social Security

Wednesday, 23 March 2005, 11:42 am | Angie Pratt

Bush Isn't Interested in Fixing Social Security. If he were, he would be willing to compromise. If George Bush really wanted to fnd a solution, there is plenty of middle ground to come together on. More >>

Angie Pratt: Why the Democrats Have to Obstruct

Tuesday, 22 March 2005, 12:20 am | Angie Pratt

There really isn't any rocket science involved with why the Democrats have to continue to play the role of obstructionists. The answer is very straightforward. They have to. They have to, not because they are the minority party. They have to because George ... More >>

The U.S. Social Security Private Accounts Debate

Monday, 7 March 2005, 10:09 am | Angie Pratt

Private Social Security Accounts are not a priority. They not only do not improve Social Security’s financial situation, they, in fact, would actually increase the budget deficit. So … enough already with the political horse manure. Let’s talk about ... More >>

Angie Pratt: Social Security - A Line In The Sand

Tuesday, 1 February 2005, 1:28 pm | Angie Pratt

It is do or die time for the Democrats. The Republicans can not be allowed to eviscerate Social Security. This issue, of all issues, stands at the very heart of what the Democratic Party stands for. In all reality, this issue, of all issues, defines the ... More >>

Angie Pratt: If Bush Really Wanted To He Could

Friday, 28 January 2005, 1:16 pm | Angie Pratt

If George W. Bush was really interested in having China drop its peg to the US dollar he could force the issue. If George Bush actually wanted to see China's Yuan appreciate toward its true value he could simply institute a tariff against Chinese goods. More >>

Angie Pratt: You Choose - Death Or Taxes

Wednesday, 26 January 2005, 1:51 pm | Angie Pratt

What happens when people have less access to medical care? Don't spend too long thinking about this question. There is no rocket science here. The answer is simple. People are not as healthy when they lose access to medical care. More >>

Democrats Need To Unite In Favor Of A Flat Tax

Friday, 21 January 2005, 11:42 am | Angie Pratt

A flat tax structure in the United States is a way for Democrats to force the Republicans to put their money where their mouths are. A flat tax says nothing about how revenues are distributed. It is strictly about how you raise money for the government to do ... More >>

Torture Is Torture: Why The Right Is Wrong Again

Wednesday, 12 January 2005, 11:39 am | Angie Pratt

For all of their piousness, the Right just doesn't get it. Their new tactic for making the prisoner torture scandal go away is to say that it wasn't really torture. More >>

Moral Clarity On These Issues

Monday, 10 January 2005, 12:06 am | Angie Pratt

You can not be a Christian and support torture of any kind in any circumstance. More >>

Alberto Gonzales -- Must Not Be A Shadow Of Doubt

Wednesday, 5 January 2005, 1:32 pm | Angie Pratt

The Bush Administration is refusing to hand over the torture memos written/supervised by Attorney General-nominee Alberto Gonzales. More >>

Hold The Bush Admin Accountable For Use Of Torture

Friday, 24 December 2004, 11:20 am | Angie Pratt

You want to know why when news of prisoner torture percolated up the channels of the government nothing was done? The answer is quite simple. They condoned the actions. In fact, we now know that they were following an executive order from George W. Bush. ... More >>

Angie Pratt: There Are No Virgin Births

Thursday, 2 December 2004, 10:59 am | Angie Pratt

There are no virgin births. It takes two to tango. Every child has a biological mother and a biological father. More >>

Rice To Powell - Trading Credibility for Certitude

Thursday, 18 November 2004, 4:18 pm | Angie Pratt

No one argues that Colin Powell isn't a man of integrity. When Colin Powell speaks the truth is expected. His sincerity is not questioned. His facts are expected to be facts, not hyped spin. That's why when he gave his speech to the UN about the ... More >>