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UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 11, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011.
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Conn. woman cast first vote in 1920

TOLLAND, Conn., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- A 110-year-old Connecticut woman cast her first vote in 1920 with her grandmother, mother and aunt in the first election completely open to women.

Analysis: Words are Obama's power tool

WASHINGTON, June 27 (UPI) -- Sen. Barack Obama has already revealed the secret political weapon most likely to make his presidency a success: his bully pulpit.
MARTIN SIEFF

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Nov. 11, 2006.
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Analysis: Epitaph for a Commerce Secretary

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Don Evans, who announced his resignation as U.S. Commerce Secretary on Tuesday evening, was a leading member of a Bush economic team that has presided over reco
MARTIN HUTCHINSON

Moynihan: Giant of the Senate

WASHINGTON, March 26 (UPI) -- The death of former Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan, D-N.Y., Wednesday at the age of 76 removes one of the greatest, most productive and positive figures in modern
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

Peter Principles: In his country's heart

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Once again, the American people have the opportunity to celebrate discounted white goods, markdowns on furniture and sales on apparel. Even in this time of economic downturn, however, it is not supposed to be that way. Monday, of course, is Presidents' Da
PETER ROFF, United Press International

Florida lands Leak

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- On a big signing day Thursday, Florida, a school noted for top-notch signal callers, landed another prized quarterback.

Florida Gators land top quarterback

Florida, a school already known for its quarterbacks, landed a prized prospect Wednesday.
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Commentary: Govs, senators and presidents

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Democrats have received some mild good news lately as President George W. Bush's approval rating has finally dipped below 60 percent, perhaps giving them an ope
PATRICK REDDY

Analysis: Bush and the dead presidents

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Which president does George W. Bush most resemble? During the 2000 campaign, Karl Rove, George W. Bush's political guru, compared his candidate to William McKinley. More recently, apparently, Rove has decided that his man, now president, is really Andrew
JAMES B. CHAPIN, UPI National Political Analyst

Analysis: Bush blows it worse than his dad

WASHINGTON, July 24 (UPI) -- George W. Bush spent like a Democrat to keep the recessionary wolf from the door to prevent the political fate of his father. Now he has a busted budget, a plun
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

UPI's Capital Comment for July 10, 2002

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 wrong sheriff

WASHINGTON, July 9 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush's speech Tuesday to an audience of corporate executives on Wall Street represented a workmanlike if incomplete and tardy effort to get
ED KILGORE, A UPI Outside view commenetary

The Bear's Lair: Voteless free market - I

WASHINGTON, May 6 (UPI) -- The passage last week by the U.S. House of Representatives of a $180 billion farm subsidy program, the March 5 administration decision to impose tariffs on steel, and the continuing discoveries by Congress of new needs for government programs raises an in
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

All hail Warren Harding

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- On Monday, America celebrates the presidency of Warren G. Harding, an Ohio Republican notable for the almost-singularly undistinguished two years he spent in of
PETER ROFF, UPI National Political Analyst

Commentary: Dissenting views

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Normalcy, a word out of vogue since the days of Warren Harding, means "the state of being normal." Perhaps it should be revived.
PETER ROFF, UPI National Political Analyst
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