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    • Stephen A
    • 08.03.10 | 20:55 (IST)

    My friend, even though you claim to live in the USA and have "doctor titles," you're quite ignorant of the American politics. First, The role of Congress is foreign affairs and policy has been shrinking over the last few Adminstrations and the Bush White House went further without Congressional approval than other President. Congress offically only "advises," the president. The exception is a Joe Biden, who as 30 years Chair of the Foerign Relations Comm, he developed personal relationships that help or hurt the president in power. Don't even talk about 2012: until you know who is nominated for the Republicans, if there is a third party?, and where is the Economy in spring and summer of 2012. Remember, Obama won by 7 points in popular count and over 200 electoral college votes in the Electoral College that really counts. Three more years...every week for the next 3 years Obama's team will be pressing for peace.

    from the article: Secret Israeli report: U.S. cozying up to Palestinians
    First published 01:33 07.03.10 | Last updated 21:25 07.03.10
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