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Palin led strange year in politics

...the vehicle Palin used in August to coin a phrase that was widely repeated and widely renounced, saying President Barrack Obama's health plan would create a "death panel" denying care to the neediest citizens. "The America I know and love...
Getting Burma right

...irreversible. An immediate opportunity to signal this choice arises in the ASEAN heads of government meeting, when Barrack Obama should meet the new Burmese president, Thein Sein.When he does, President Obama should make clear the U.S. interest...
Around The Bases, Juneau Majors looking for state softball title

...robbed Brad Hawpe of a go-ahead homer in the eighth and took home MVP honors.2009 - Clad in his White Sox jacket, Barrack Obama becomes the first Commander-in-Chief to throw out the ceremonial first pitch in an All-Star game since Gerald...
Government shutdown stops timber sales

...unlikely to pass the Senate.The White House has issued a statement saying if the bill gets to the desk of President Barrack Obama, he will be advised to veto it because it would harm habitat for endangered species, increase the chance of lawsuits...
Man pleads guilty for alleged bottle attack

...home and was triggered over a "racial slur" during a conversation about the war in Afghanistan and U.S. President Barrack Obama. Jefferson, who is African American, contends that he did not use any deadly weapon in the altercation, according...
Elections sure they stayed open late enough, that people weren't turned away - the televisions were already announcing Barrack Obama the winner. It's easy to feel like our voices don't count in a race like that, but yesterday's election was...
Messages to remember

...several days we have just experienced. As I sit and try to express my thoughts, the words of Martin Luther King Jr., Barrack Obama and many other inspiring and articulate speakers are still echoing in my ears. I feel a bit like the vaudevillian...

...2000 and 54.5 percent in 2004. Jeff Giertz, Alaska spokesman for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barrack Obama, said the campaign is trying to build on the enthusiasm of young voters and working to construct a grassroots network...
'Obama-Rama' political event to be held Oct. 4 at arts center

A pro-Barrack Obama and Joe Biden party dubbed "Obama-Rama" will kick off at 3:20 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Juneau Arts & Culture...
Children bring Dr. King's dream alive on stage's first African American president taking place in a matter of days. "I really think one of the reasons Barrack Obama has been elected president is because we have this national holiday and it's part of every school's curriculum...


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