articles tagged "U.S. Congress"

Dave Obey Disgusted with “Hold Your Breath Til You Turn Blue” Politics

Monday, 21 October 2013 | buzz
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Dave Obey is no stranger to Congressional budget battles, having served Wisconsin’s 7th district from 1969 until 2011, twice as the chair of the powerful Appropriations Committee. He joined us to talk about the government shutdown, the deal that ended it, and the death of intelligent debate in the U.S. Congress. more »

Will Congress Vote to Attack Syria?

Thursday, 5 September 2013 | A Public Affair
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As turmoil continues to brew in Syria, our host Allen Ruff was joined by guest David Swanson on Thursday September 5th to discuss the current situation in Syria and the question that the U.S. is being forced to consider. Will the U.S. Congress vote to attack Syria? more »

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