Entries by Jon-Christopher Bua from 02/2013

The Times They Are a Changin'

| Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Politics

Many young Republicans including 'Log Cabin Republicans' (a gay and lesbian Republican affiliated group) are pushing their party from within to drop their intolerant views. Unlike this week's vote in the UK parliament, the recognition of gay marriage is not something that would be likely to originate in the US Congress.

SOTU: Obama's Main Event

| Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Politics

Will it have thrills and spills of a NASCAR race? Or will it have the numbing predictability akin to watching partisan paint drying?

The Sequester Asteroid Plunges Toward Washington as Congress Gets Out of Town

| Posted 02.18.2013 | UK Politics

The sequester was a legislative tool designed to scare the Congress into doing its job. It clearly seems to have failed to produce this result. If it goes into effect, the sequester means across the board cuts in every agency of federal government with no ability to control what is cut and what is not.