Les AuCoin

Les AuCoin
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A retired US congressman & 45-year award-winning journalist, my work has run in the Washington Post, the Louisville Courier-Journal, the Oregonian, Stars & Stripes and other major publications.
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Recent pages by Les AuCoin

Hardware stores offer solutions to problems that may not even exist. Maybe they were invented by a Democrat.
A pre-election "No Tax" pledge violates a congressperson's oath of office.
Framing is the (often dark) art of posing an argument in ways that maximize agreement.
The "long arm" of "big brother" government seems to be okay to the Right when it comes to regulating women's abortion rights.
A kid without a dad at home makes up for it by being a real father to his own kids.
Hubert Humphrey soliloquy on Americanism is something every Tea Party "patriot" should read.
The Real Congressman Charlie Wilson was at once one of the most charming and disturbing men I ever knew.
Animals are beings that deserve the same level of ethical treatment as humans.
Each of us has a vast store of individual potential. Real leaders help us tap it.
What do Ayn Rand, the Roberts Supreme Court, wealth disparity, and neoconservative "voting reform" have in common? The creation of an oligarchy.
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