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Practically speaking: Ideas for a more perfect union

April 2, 2012 By David Thornburgh

Colorado Senator Michael Bennet pointed out last fall that a higher percentage of people approve of America becoming a Communist country than approve of the way Congress is carrying out its business.

Transportation policy in heavy traffic

February 1, 2012 By David Thornburgh

At a recent meeting of the Transportation Research Board in Washington, Secretary Ray LaHood subdued the crowd by suggesting it was "very unlikely" that a transportation reauthorization bill will pass during the current session of Congress.

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