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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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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
Oct 15, 2014 3:34 pm
Comments: 21 | Views: 7,287

The insider's view of Prop writing must present a tantalizing panorama of options. There has to be a temptation to glom several, directionally-related concepts... More
Three Speeches in One
May 29, 2013 8:42 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 7,237

Contrary to press reports, The President gave three foreign policy speeches last week. Granted, they were integrated into one appearance before the National Defense... More
Much Ado About "Duty"
Jan 13, 2014 6:27 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 7,120

For a book that's not yet available for purchase, "Duty," former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' memoir about his service under eight Presidents, has caused quite... More
November Ballot Prop 2 ? Devils or Angels in the Details?
Sep 27, 2014 10:35 am
Comments: 10 | Views: 7,061

This year's Prop 2* is proof that there's no good, simple idea that can't be made complicated if you study it long enough. Former Speaker/Prop author Perez claimed... More
Sustainability 2: Green Tyranny?
Apr 18, 2013 6:28 pm
Comments: 2 | Views: 7,057

According to one popular philosopher, "Life moves pretty fast." But has the world really gone from 'Silent Spring' to 'Green Tyranny' in three generations? Some... More
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