Don Gonyea

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WWII Vets Have All But Vanished From The Halls Of Congress

Saturday, June 08, 2013

Sen. Frank Lautenberg was buried with military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday. There was a steady rain. Soldiers fired rifle volleys, a bugler played taps and mourners paid their final respects.

The New Jersey Democrat was 89 when he died this week — and his death marked a ...


IRS Inquiries Crossed The Line, Tea Party Groups Say

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Tea Party activists are calling for a full investigation, and possibly lawsuits, following revelations that the Internal Revenue Service flagged so-called patriot groups for extra scrutiny in applications for federal tax-exempt status.

Among those claiming unjust and unconstitutional targeting by the IRS is a group called, which bills itself ...


How Will Obama Make His Case On Syria?

Thursday, May 02, 2013

The U.S. role in the civil war in Syria has been limited to humanitarian aid and nonlethal equipment for the rebels. But that may change with recent revelations about the use of chemical weapons.

Polls show that Americans are still not paying close attention to the conflict, but there is ...


Immigration Debate Puts Farm Workers Union In Spotlight

Saturday, April 13, 2013

A new immigration bill is expected to be introduced in the U.S. Senate next week, calling for better border security and a path to citizenship for 11 million immigrants in the United States without legal status.

One big hurdle toward that was cleared this week when the United Farm Workers ...


Outside the Supreme Court, The Arguments Continue

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

As oral arguments were beginning Tuesday in the first of two same-sex marriage cases inside the Supreme Court, the steps in front of the court were filled with throngs of what looked to be mostly gay-marriage supporters, spilling out in front of the building and to the other side of ...


Why Republicans Are Out Of Step With Young Voters

Friday, March 01, 2013

Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus has begun a series of meetings with groups that have overwhelmingly gone Democratic in the past two presidential elections.

He's sitting down with Latino and Asian voters and with young people across the country. The youth group is of particular concern to the GOP because ...


Paul Ryan A Star Attraction For Values Voters

Saturday, September 15, 2012

At the same summit last year, many religious conservatives said they would support Mitt Romney only as a last resort. Now, he has Ryan to vouch for him. The GOP vice presidential nomi...

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'Newt-Romney' Dominates Iowa Debate

Sunday, December 11, 2011

The rivalry between Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney took on a life of its own as they squared off Saturday night. The jabs even got personal. The sparring was expected between the GOP c...


Baby Boomers Remain Skeptical Of The Establishment

Friday, November 04, 2011

The baby boomer generation came into politics with a liberal challenge to the establishment, but that hasn't made it a reliably Democratic voting block. This middle-aged group is deep...