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Archive: April, 2012
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Poll Watchers' Delight
Tue, Apr 17, 2012, 10:41 AM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Yo, boss, see them new polls on the presidential race? BE: You mean the...
The Paths for Kane and Murphy
Mon, Apr 16, 2012, 10:53 AM
In a Monday column on the contested Democratic primary for state Attorney General, I lay out some of the issues former Lackawanna County assistant...
Buffet Rule: Grrrr
Fri, Apr 13, 2012, 1:10 PM
Know what really makes me grrrr about the "Buffet Rule?" I mean other than the fact that it's clearly an attempt by the incumbent president...
Corbett's Real Beef
Thu, Apr 12, 2012, 1:16 PM
Perhaps you heard or read about Gov. Corbett's interview Wednesday on WPHT radio in which he excoriates the Daily News for what he calls it's...
Ready for Roemer and Rohrer?
Wed, Apr 11, 2012, 10:52 AM
You likely saw this headline and wondered, who? Don't feel bad, you're not alone. Fact is that even in this day of constant info and news...
Bible battle isn't over
Tue, Apr 10, 2012, 10:36 AM
Remember that unanimously-adopted "Year of the Bible" resolution your state House passed back in January? Remember how a bunch of lawmakers...
Mitt's pick of a VP
Mon, Apr 9, 2012, 12:01 PM
(A brief discussion twixt Baer & Baer's editor, a.k.a. BE) JB: Well, boss, time for Mitt to pick a running mate. BE: As if that ever...
Fri, Apr 6, 2012, 10:24 AM
Apparently anxious to grab political advantage in the face of a widely reported "gender gap" in the presidential election, the White House...
John Baer has written about politics and government for the Daily News since 1987. Neither subject ever fails to provide him with stories of policies and politicians walking on or skirting by paths to perdition.