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By Tom Cushing

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About this blog: The Raucous Caucus shares the southpaw perspectives of this Boomer on the state of the nation, the world, and, sometimes, other stuff. I enjoy crafting it to keep current, and occasionally to rant on some issue I care about deeply...  (More)

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Food Stamps Food Fight
Dec 14, 2012 9:53 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 5,228

As I wandered the web a few days ago, this dust-up between CNN correspondent Soledad O'Brien and Senator Jeff Sessions caught my ear: http://cnnpressroom.blogs.cnn.com/2012/12/11/se... More
Squaring the Pentagon
Dec 7, 2012 5:23 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 6,489

I think we can all agree that the single most fundamental duty of government is to provide for the national defense, from which all else flows. It is a testament... More
Fiscal Cliff-diving: Play the Principles and Priorities Game (with Prizes!)
Nov 28, 2012 12:38 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 5,422

Okay, we all know that Congress is in disrepute with The Electorate -- otherwise, why would we have returned so many Incumbents to their seats in the Capitol? We... More
Belly Button Lint
Nov 20, 2012 6:59 pm
Comments: 9 | Views: 10,739

It's navel gazing season again, as it is in the wake of every general election. Both sides are analyzing the results of this month's electoral festivities, from... More
Of Petraeus and Portia
Nov 12, 2012 9:23 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 5,174



This has been a big week for empathy in my household -- starting with the elections, as we watched those who lost bear-up bravely under crushing disappointments.... More
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,148 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 852 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 666 views