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YP US Campaign Finance … Because American Government Is Still Worth Paying For

Tweet pubished in the Yorkshire Post 6 November 2012   During the 1992 US elections,  I was privileged to observe the campaign of Congressman William Natcher in Kentucky. Mr Natcher disdained all modern media and employed no staff. He campaigned … Continue reading

11. November 2012 by rkh
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Why Obama Won

Tweet I am at last able to reveal all the zingers and longer speaking passages which I offered to President Obama and Vice-President Biden during the course of the election campaign. Healthcare: Republican health policy: drop dead. Environment and climate … Continue reading

10. November 2012 by rkh
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Romney: a candidate so unappealing he may do real damage to his party (YP)

Tweet Published in the Yorkshire Post 29 August 2012 Reacting to the election of Calvin Coolidge as American President in 1924, H L Mencken said: “it is as if a hungry man set before a banquet prepared by master chefs … Continue reading

30. August 2012 by rkh
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Tax Returns Are A Good Start But Let’s Have The Full Story Of Politicians’ Money

Tweet Published in the Yorkshire Post 16 April 2012 The Americanization of British politics took a big step forward when David Cameron and his Cabinet promised to publish their personal tax returns. Cameron was following an ancient rule of American … Continue reading

30. April 2012 by rkh
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