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Daily Archives: July 8, 2012

Mitt Romney with his famiy on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H.

Photograph by Charles Dharapak/AP Photo

Mitt Romney with his famiy on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H.

Running for President: No Vacation

As the thermometer reached 106 in Washington, we couldn’t help but think of vacations. And how, with an election four months out, certain plans are changing. We had caught word of President Barack Obama’s plans to abandon what was becoming...

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Rep. Barney Frank and his partner Jim Ready in Newton, Mass.

Photograph by Josh Reynolds/AP Photo

Rep. Barney Frank and his partner Jim Ready in Newton, Mass.

Barney Frank Weds, Pelosi Spins to ZZ Top (with `Outsourcer-in-Chief’)

Wedding bells rang for Barney Frank this weekend. The first sitting member of Congress to have a same-sex marriage called for a unique celebration. Nancy Pelosi dancing to ZZ Top’s “Sharp Dressed Man” qualifies as unique. (And here’s a sign...

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