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THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS
By Robert P. Bomboy  I’m wrapping Christmas
packages this week in gaily colored paper, and it’s made me think about the joy
I felt on a Christmas morning long ago. I
still cherish the memory of the first Christmas after my father came home from
the war. I
w...
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PUTTING A PRICE ON THE INTERNET
By
Robert P. Bomboy Do you use the Internet?             More than 87 percent of Americans –
almost nine out of ten of us – go online to get a recipe, find information on
our phones, talk with our friends on Facebook, locate products we want to buy,
get the...
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DON'T TWEAK THE TAIL OF THE TIGER
By Robert P. Bomboy In 1987, Gary Hart, a former senator from
Colorado, was the frontrunner among Democrats at the starting gate, intending
to vie for their party's presidential nomination the following year.             Then a
scandal erupted and, rather t...
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SPEAKING WITH A FORKED TONGUE
By Robert P. Bomboy It’s another case of
President Trump speaking out of both sides of his mouth.             Last week he trumpeted that the
ruinous Republican re-writing of U.S. taxes would be “one of the great
Christmas gifts to middle-income people.”   ...
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HUNTING FOR SNAKES ON CAPITOL HILL
By Robert P. Bomboy A long time ago I was a
reporter covering the Maryland General Assembly, the state legislature that
meets in Annapolis for three months each year, from January to March. The assembly’s
penultimate work was approving the state budget, alw...
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WHAT DON’T YOU KNOW ABOUT THE RICHEST PEOPLE IN AMERICA?
By Robert P. Bomboy In the past few weeks we’ve seen
Republicans in the Senate and the House of Representatives pass a federal
budget that will add a trillion dollars to our national debt and give much of
that to the richest one percent of our citizens. Nea...
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GOOD NEWS FOR BIG BUSINESS
By Robert P. Bomboy             President
Trump's proposal last week of a tax cut for the rich brought joy to the halls
of big business. If you heard a loud noise, it wasn't thunder; it was the sound
of champagne corks popping by the millions. Trump's tax s...
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DESPITE TRUMP, THE IRAN NUCLEAR AGREEMENT IS WORKING
By Robert P. Bomboy              Is there anyone that President Trump can't or won't insult or
attack? For TV viewers old enough to remember from long ago, Trump at
the United Nations last week looked and sounded very much like the Russian
Premier Nikita Kh...
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EVERY DIRTY TRICK HE CAN THINK OF
By Robert P. Bomboy Last April, when the first of a
long line of failures to get a Republican repeal of the seven-year-old
Affordable Care Act lost in the House of Representatives, I wrote a column for
this newspaper titled "Five Ways Trump Can Sabotage Oba...
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EVERY DIRTY TRICK HE CAN THINK OF
By Robert P. Bomboy Last April, when the first of a
long line of failures to get a Republican repeal of the seven-year-old
Affordable Care Act lost in the House of Representatives, I wrote a column for
this newspaper titled "Five Ways Trump Can Sabotage Oba...
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