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Archive: November 7, 2010 - November 13, 2010

Getting the job done

Can Congress execute a successful game plan with this political split? Of course it can. Congress has been in this business for more than 200 years.

By Jan Scruggs | November 8, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (4)

The Civility War

Disagreement is the foundation of true agreement. If everyone agrees too quickly, it can be a sign that we're not being honest with each other.

By Garrison Wynn | November 8, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (2)

In praise of conflict

The reality is that the "bitter enmity" of politicians is about as real as a WWF show. Throwing and taking fake punches is part of the entertainment. It's all part of the job.

By Patricia McGuire | November 8, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (2)

Harmony is overrated

Fresh off of every election, there is self-congratulation and the talk of mandate. But the grandstanding generally gives way to governance, which requires a clash, then compromise.

By Hile Rutledge | November 8, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

 
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