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Middle East concerns dominate CD2 congressional debate

Middle East concerns dominate CD2 congressional debate

Three Republican CD2 candidates discuss terrorism and their qualifications in Vail. 

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Michael Gerson: The costs of passivity

History is like a teacher, except armed with truncheons and guns. So what are its recent lessons?

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First, keep Iran from going nuclear

America’s top foreign policy to-do’s in 2014 include preventing Iran from reaching the nuclear threshold, addressing the humanitarian disaster in Syria, containing  Russia, managing a rising China and reclaiming its own voice on human rights. Let’s take these one at a time.

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Seeking justice in Syria

The following editorial appeared Friday in the Dallas Morning News:

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Obama delays Syria vote, says diplomacy may work

WASHINGTON — President Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bash…

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McCain's town hall in Tucson gets rowdy

McCain's town hall in Tucson gets rowdy

U.S. Sen. John McCain tried to make his case for U.S. intervention in Syria to a mostly unsympathetic and sometimes rowdy crowd in Tucson on Thursday.

September 06, 2013 12:00 am Photos


Fitz Blog: McCainiac

Fitz Blog: McCainiac

President Bashir al-Assad was heard to say,” build the danged wall ” in response to the news Arizona Senator McCain had slipped across the border into Syria. McCain, assisted in his trek by Humane Borders, hopes to find work as a mercenary arms supplier.

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McCain: US should lead on Syria airstrikes

WASHINGTON — Arizona Sen. John McCain is calling for the United States to lead an international effort to begin air strikes on Syria.

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