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Karen Tramontano is interviewed on how winter weather events have impacted the U.S. economy in lost productivity.

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Sally Painter writes that amidst all of the pressing priorities, President Obama should clearly recognize that support for the European project is critical for our shared prosperity.

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Karen Tramontano discusses Congress and the need for leadership to avoid a fiscal cliff.

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Sally Painter writes about the need for a coherent blueprint for renewed American leadership based upon shared values.

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Sally Painter writes that in the years since Ms. Kirchner’s first election in 2007, a clear and disturbing pattern has emerged when it comes to freedom of expression.

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Sally Painter writes that in U.S. politics, places like the Cayman Islands have emerged as rhetorical weapons for campaign attacks on the evils of corporate tax evasion and outsourcing.

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Sally Painter writes that while withdrawal of the vast majority of U.S. forces was always inevitable, withdrawal cannot mean abandonment.

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Sally Painter writes about the how the experience of Latvia is draw increased attention for the lessons it may hold for the rest of the Eurozone and EU membership.

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Karen Tramontano discusses the recent payrolls report and the outlook for the U.S. economy.

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Sally Painter is interviewed on the topic of whether US legislation is hurting international banking.

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Sally Painter writes that a hyper focus on the deficit may be leading Democrats and Republicans to obsess over only one piece of the puzzle.

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Sally Painter writes that brutal crackdowns in Iran, Libya, and Bahrain show how fragile the call for democracy is – and why technology alone can’t sustain democratic revolution.

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Experience, insight into the decision making processes 'inside the Washington Beltway,' and an ability to approach the most comprehensive government affairs and regulatory cases are unique qualifications of Blue Star Strategies. Close cooperation and advice in the very complicated case of NATO enlargement ratification and help on the successful strategy for the visa waiver process for my country are just two success stories, which make them efficient, sensitive, and a pleasure to work with.

Ambassador (r.) Rastislav Kácer, former State Secretary for Defense and former Ambassador to the United States of the Slovak Republic

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