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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.

Thursday, December 20, 2007

Rudy Giuliani Hospitalized for Flu-Like Symptoms While Campaigning in St. Louis

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Fox News) — Republican Rudy Giuliani went to a hospital Wednesday night for flu-like symptoms, his campaign said.

The former New York City mayor felt the symptoms while campaining for the Republican presidential nomination in Missouri, and they soon became worse, campaign spokeswoman Katie Levinson said. The mayor decided to go to a hospital and spend the night in the city, she said.

UPDATE: Giuliani OK after checkup at hospital


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