Tuesday Cup O’ Coffee

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Daily links for U.S. politics.


Universal Elections to Support Democracy Movement | Democracy, elections, and voting …

Bruce Bartlett on how Jude Wanniski’s “Taxes and a Two-Santa” Theory is the origin of modern Republican fiscal policy: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/20/the-origin-of-modern-republican-fiscal-policy/

Neal Boortz on the Trayvon Martin shooting: http://www.boortz.com/weblogs/nealz-nuze/2012/mar/21/treyvon-martin/

It’s now time for some unabashed partisanship…

Paul Krugman gives his take of the issue of the President and gas prices: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/23/opinion/krugman-paranoia-strikes-deeper.html

Charles Krauthammer gives his take on “Obamacare” just prior opening arguments in front of the Supreme Court on Monday: http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/obamacare-the-reckoning/2012/03/22/gIQALF1QUS_story.html


Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales has been charged with 17 counts of murder and 6 counts of assault and attempted murder: http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/23/justice/afghanistan-bales-charges/?hpt=ju_c2

American appears to be inching towards energy independence: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/23/business/energy-environment/inching-toward-energy-independence-in-america.html?hp