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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.

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Analyst's report: Another purchase likely for Reynolds

(Winston-Salem Journal) - Speculation that Reynolds American Inc. could make another major purchase of a non-cigarette tobacco company surfaced this week, but Reynolds declined to comment on the possibility.

Bonnie Herzog, an analyst with Citi Investment Research, wrote in a note to investors that there is a 75 percent chance that Reynolds will buy Swisher International Inc.


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