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Immigration and Jobs (II) – For Conservatives

A few days ago, I addressed the issue of holders of H1B visas (first mis-indentified on my FB as “HB1” ) and the common impression that foreigners coming to the US on such visas took jobs from qualified Americans. A … Continue reading

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What Keeps Peggy and Me Awake at Night: the Second Term

I seldom miss anything by Peggy Noonan. I wait for her Saturday column in the Wall Street Journal to complete my own thinking on important political developments. That’s because her clarity of thought and of expression is irreplaceable. Peggy Noonan … Continue reading

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Dear Mr President: A Few Words about Acrimonious Partisan Debate

You said recently that “we” must stop arguing from partisans’ standpoint and come together on what’s good for the country. I am not completely sure who the “we” refers to. It probably includes the media, citizens, and the politicians they … Continue reading

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