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Pre-Sept. 11 mishaps unfolding

WASHINGTON, June 3 (UPI) -- An extraordinary record of intelligence foul-ups has unfolded leaving the Bush administration acknowledging the Sept. 11 attacks that killed more than 3,000 Americans might have been prevented -- even before congressional hearings on the attacks open Tues
MARK BENJAMIN and NICHOLAS M. HORROCK

UPI's Capital Comment for April 18, 2002

WASHINGTON, April 18 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press International.
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UPI's Capital Comment for Monday, March 18

WASHINGTON, March 18 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
PETER ROFF, UPI National Political Analyst

UPI's Capital Comment for Wed., March 6

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
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THE IRAQI QUESTION
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U.S. experts on Iraq warn of new Vietnam

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Two prominent American experts on Iraq cautioned the Bush administration on Friday not to go after Iraq in what is being termed as the possible "second phase" o
CLAUDE SALHANI

Exclusive: DOJ papers show terrorist hunt

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Citizens from Egypt, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and many other countries face a raft of immigration charges and criminal indictments voted by federal grand juries as the government pursues terrorists, according to Justice Department documents obtained by Unit
MARK BENJAMIN and NICHOLAS HORROCK, United Press International

Afghan progress sparks tribunal debate

WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Reports that portions of the Afghan city of Konduz fell to Northern Alliance forces, leaving the Taliban in control of only about one-quarter of Afghanistan, in
KATHY GAMBRELL, UPI Washington Reporter

UPI's Capital Comment for Oct. 31, 2001

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- News notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press International.

Congress will give Ridge more time

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- In response to a recent request from President George W. Bush, Congress will temporarily delay plans to hand Homeland Defense Director Tom Ridge more power at t
MARK BENJAMIN

Terror threat heightened

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Americans awoke Friday to grim warnings of the probability of new terrorist attacks at home and abroad, while the U.S. and British governments moved to shore up

Terror threat heightened

WASHINGTON, , Oct. 5 (UPI) --

GOP turns up heat on terror package

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Republicans Tuesday warned that to prevent future terrorist attacks Congress must quickly agree to a bill handing the government powerful new tools to spy on an
MARK BENJAMIN
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Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL) speaks at a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the recent turmoil in U.S. credit markets and the role of credit rating agencies on Capitol Hill in Washington on April 22, 2008. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)
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Claude Nevin Shelby

Richard Craig Shelby (born May 6, 1934) is the senior U.S. Senator from Alabama. Originally elected to the Senate as a Democrat, Shelby switched to the Republican Party in 1994 when it gained the majority in Congress.

Shelby was born in Birmingham, Alabama, the son of Alice L. (née Skinner) and Ozie Houston Shelby. He attended the University of Alabama, receiving an undergraduate degree in 1957 and a Juris Doctor in 1963.

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