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Volume 77, Presented On: August 22, 2013

The U.S. Drone Program is Fatally Flawed

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Volume 76, Presented On: July 18, 2013

The U.S. Has No Dog In The Fight In Syria

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Volume 73, Presented On: April 17, 2013

The GOP Must Seize the Center or Die

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Minimum Wage

Volume 72, Presented On: April 03, 2013

Abolish the minimum wage

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Volume 70, Presented On: February 13, 2013

Prohibit Genetically Engineered Babies

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Volume 69, Presented On: January 16, 2013

Israel Can Live With A Nuclear Iran

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