Arlen Specter

Jeff Sessions

Donald Trump names loyalists to key cabinet posts

Racism controversy surrounds Trump’s latest cabinet appointees.
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Newsmakers ’09: Breakups

Kate and Jon Gosselin, and Paul Haggis and Scientology
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Health reform with one angry mob

Americans love dissent as much as they love freedom, and half as much as they love gravy
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Arlen Specter’s defection and the big picture

The U.S. political system is becoming more and more like . . . ours