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Fri March 20, 2015
Politics

Week In Politics: U.S.-Israeli Relations, Congressional Budgets

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 6:58 pm

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And now let's turn to our Friday political commentators, E J Dionne of The Washington Post and filling in this week for David Brooks, Ramesh Ponnuru with the National Review. Welcome back to you both.

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Fri March 20, 2015
Politics

Fourth-Graders Get Rough Lesson In Politics

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 6:58 pm

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Fri March 20, 2015
Energy

Interior Department Issues New Federal Rules On 'Fracking'

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 6:58 pm

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It's All Politics

It's All About The Benjamins And Jacksons — But What About The Women?

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 6:58 pm

"There hasn't been a change of the portraits since 1929 ... it's time to bring our money into the 21st century," says Susan Ades Stone, spokeswoman for Women on 20s.
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The college basketball playoffs have turned March into a month when many of us become bracket watchers. There is another playoff taking place that you may not have heard of — an online campaign to choose a woman to put on the $20 bill.

If you look into your wallet, whether you're feeling flush, or not, there's one thing the bills you do find all have in common ... the faces of dead white men. Most are presidents: Washington, Lincoln and Jackson. A few, Hamilton and Franklin among them, famous for other reasons. But not one of the faces is female.

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3:42pm

Fri March 20, 2015
Politics

Relationship Between Obama And Netanyahu? It's Complicated

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 6:58 pm

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