Jim Hickey’s American Politics

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Bipartisanship

White House & Allies Dismiss Bombshell Story on How Bin Laden was Really Killed

Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind of the September 11 attacks in New York City, was finally assassinated in his compound in Pakistan in 2011. The event has long been touted by President Obama as a national security success and contributed… Continue Reading →

Hillary, her way.

The TPP is an acronym for Trans Pacific Partnership. This the controversial trade deal with 12 pacific nations. The deal has been lauded by republicans, but is also hated by democrats. This is especially true for progressives. The de facto… Continue Reading →

Politics Have Become More Like Competitive Sporting Events, One Study Claims

Bipartisanship has become almost impossible in today’s political atmosphere, creating an extremely polarized approach to debates and policy making, or many times lack of policy making because no one is willing to make a compromise by finding common ground. Instead,… Continue Reading →