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Bully Pulpit

The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.

Tuesday, June 21, 2005

A Revealing Set of Numbers

From John Hood's Daily Journal:

If you want to understand why so many citizens are up in arms about the direction of North Carolina government – and why a group of them are planning to convene Wednesday at the state capitol for an early-evening rally – you might start by grasping the import of the following set of numbers.


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