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Thumbnail for - Cantwell Votes 'No' on Bernanke
Jan 28, 2010
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Sen. Maria Cantwell was one of eleven Democrats to vote 'Nay' on Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's reconfirmation today, capping her yearlong dissident (and populist) opposition to President...
Thumbnail for - Sen. Cantwell Still Undecided on Bernanke
Jan 26, 2010
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A big vote is coming up this week in the U.S. Senate (says Paul Krugman): The reconfirmation of Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke, which President Obama supports. Bernanke needs about 45 Democrats...
Thumbnail for - Sen. Cantwell "Undecided on Bernanke" Reconfirmation
Jan 22, 2010
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Senate Democrats are breaking ranks to block the reconfirmation of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. Sens. Russell Feingold (D-WI) and Barabara Boxer (D-CA) were the latest liberals to join...
Thumbnail for - Happy Anniversary, Mr President
Jan 20, 2010
I really don't understand why every Democrat in the US is "stunned" at Republican Scott Brown's victory in Massachusetts on the day of President O-dreamy's first anniversary (NYTimes: "GOP...
Thumbnail for - Sens. Cantwell and Murray Vote No on Health Care Amendment to Allow Cheaper Prescription Drug Imports
Dec 16, 2009
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To the chagrin of liberal consumer groups, a proposal by U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) to allow cheaper prescription drugs to be imported into the U.S. from countries like Canada failed to get the...
Thumbnail for - Sen.  Cantwell on Afghanistan: It's The Economy
Dec 3, 2009
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[This was posted yesterday afternoon, but we want to keep Afghanistan front and center.] In his big Afghanistan speech yesterday night, President Obama outlined his three-point strategy for...
Thumbnail for - Three Cheers for Cantwell and Mudede
Mar 15, 2009
1. Manhattan's prestigious Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) has purchased Police Beat for its permanent film collection. Police Beat, a 2005 film by Seattle indie director Rob Devor and Seattle writer...
Thumbnail for - Sen. Cantwell Votes With Sen. McCain Against Appropriations "Earmarks."
Mar 11, 2009
Cantwell sides with McCain and GOP on "Earmarks" amendment.
Thumbnail for - Almost Two Months After Bailout Vote, Sen. Patty Murray Lectures Fed on Bank Oversight
Mar 5, 2009
Sen. Murray disappointed in TARP oversight. Sen. Cantwell says, "I Told Ya So."
Thumbnail for - Cantwell Pushes Economic Strategy in Afghanistan
Mar 3, 2009
Sen. Cantwell pushes economic solutions in Afghanistan.
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