Baseball Crank
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July 22, 2014
POLITICS/BUSINESS: Latest Posts

More of my latest posts, off the site. At RedState:

DC Circuit Blocks Obamacare Subsidies, Mandate in 36 States (updated with the Fourth Circuit's decision)

Could Elizabeth Warren Face Ted Cruz In 2016?

8 Myths In The Immigration Debate

At The Federalist:

17 Ways Driverless Cars Could Change America

Posted by Baseball Crank at 2:52 PM | Business • | Law 2009-16 • | Politics 2014 • | Politics 2016
July 18, 2014
POLITICS: Could Elizabeth Warren Face Ted Cruz In 2016?

Similar, But Not The Same

Should the Democrats nominate Elizabeth Warren for President in 2016, as a draft-Warren movement, some liberal pundits and enthusiasts at this week's Netroots Nation convention believe?

Should Republicans nominate Ted Cruz, who has kept his options open with frequent trips to Iowa and New Hampshire? In some ways, Cruz and Warren are mirror images, and the cases for and against them are surprisingly similar. But there are also some critical differences.

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Posted by Baseball Crank at 3:38 PM | Politics 2014 • | Politics 2016 | Comments (0)
July 15, 2014
POLITICS: 8 Myths In The Immigration Debate

Stop Saying That. It's Not True.

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The ongoing debate over immigration, and over illegal immigration in particular, is one of the most acrimonious - usually needlessly so - in our politics. It divides both parties, though it's no secret that the divisions within the GOP on this issue are far worse. And all sides in this debate are guilty of peddling myths and rhetoric that do more harm to the debate than good.

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Posted by Baseball Crank at 12:03 PM | Politics 2014 | Comments (0)