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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

Tobacco judge pushes for deal

From the Winston-Salem Journal:

The judge overseeing the federal trial against cigarette-makers urged both sides in a closed-door meeting yesterday to consider settling the case.


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