Mark Trahant
12/17/14
We just watched the end of The Old School Congress...
Mark Trahant
11/12/14
The federal budget is complicated — and the politics of that budget is even worse. But we know that spending cuts are ahead. The questions are how deep and how soon?...
Mark Trahant
10/7/14
One election issue that’s troubling involves the Affordable Care Act (or as some would call it, Obamacare)...
Mark Trahant
2/26/14
President Obama’s next budget, due to be released soon, will be good news for Indian country...
Mark Trahant
3/4/13

Over the weekend the Republican line on the sequester was honed to a simple idea: It’s only a couple of pennies, two-and-one-half cents out of every dollar. No big deal, right?...

Mark Trahant
2/25/13
The sequester begins in four days and Congress is set on a do nothing course. Not that anyone is happy about it...
Mark Trahant
11/8/12
President Barack Obama’s election celebration won’t last long...
Mark Trahant
10/30/12
The monster storm Sandy could not come at a worse time...
Mark Trahant
10/23/12
President Barack Obama made an important promise during Monday night’s debate. He said flat out: The massive budget cuts called sequestration will not happen...
Mark Trahant
10/22/12
Tonight’s 90-minute debate between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney is supposed to be about international issues. But that won’t last long...

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