• War On Iraq Article In High School Newspaper
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    At 7: 12 PM on Wednesday, March 19, 2003, President Bush authorized a full-scale war on Iraq and the Saddam Hussein led regime by uttering just two simple words. "Let's go," President George W. Bush said to Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld Wednesday at the close of a nearly four-hour meeting in the Oval Office. The war on Iraq, which has been given the title "Operation: Iraqi Freedom", is the result of months of Hussein's refusal to let United Nations weapons inspectors into Iraq. The U. N. su...
  • Presidential Campaign Financing Election 2004 Million
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    Running Head: Presidential Campaign Financing Presidential Campaign Financing and Spending Michael P. CaldwellHerzing CollegeAbstractPresident Bush won reelection against Sen. John Kerry in a presidential race that shattered previous fundraising and spending records to become the most expensive in U. S. History. Both candidates benefited from the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, which went into affect just before the 2004 election cycle began and doubled the individual contribution limit from $1,...
  • President Bush Power Machiavelli Nuclear
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    George Bush and Niccolo Machiavelli are two very influential political figures that share some similar ideals. Machiavelli's work was never intended to be applied to republics, or a democratic government. The advice written in The Prince would have likely been applied in the time of absolute government, when countries were ruled by one leader. It is a work which, as Machiavelli himself says that his philosophy is only applied to principalities, or what we call dictatorships in modern times. Elec...
  • America The Great President War Country
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    America the Great After the Spanish-American War, America became a super power of the world. That title has stuck since then. However, different political leaders have caused this country to become unworthy of such a title. Most of these leaders were democrats, such as JFK and Bill Clinton. History has also shown that most wars have been won while republicans were holding office. Terrorist actions were stood up to more often with republicans in office also. While Ronald Reagan was president, fr...
  • The Desert Storm War
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    The Desert Storm War, like almost all wars throughout history, did not happen overnight. There were many events which led to the war. It could easily be seen that a conflict would arise in the Middle East. The sign of war were evident. On July 17, 1990, Saddam Hussein accused Kuwait of oil overproduction and theft of oil from the Rumailia Oil Field. This was the first sign of a future conflict. One week later, April Glas pie, US Ambassador to Iraq, tells Hussein that the Iraq/Kuwait dispute is ...
  • Anti War President Bush
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    Anti Ward you consider the war in Iraq a victory or another Vietnam? The Iraq war is a lot like Vietnam as I have read in many articles; promises of an easy victory and short occupation, and then a reversal, but it wasn't just the length of time the US spent in Vietnam that turned public opinion, nor was it the mass peace protests. It was a growing realizations (fed up by events like the publication of the Pentagon Papers) that people were being fed lies, and the truth was systematically covered...
  • President Bush Pros Hiv Children Aids
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    President Bush recognizes the difficulties families face in coping with a rapidly changing world. In addition to the traditional challenges, parents and children have to deal with threats unheard of in generations past. President Bush is working on a series of initiatives to help parents keep their children safer. In his second term, President Bush plans to: . Promote Abstinence - Bush has more than tripled funding for abstinence-only education since 2001. Going forward, he will continue to pro...
  • President Bush Doublespeak One Speech
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    November 1, 2001 Doublespeak Doublespeak, whether intentional or unintentional is communication that is obscure, pompous, vague, evasive and confusing. () In most instances, doublespeak tries to achieve a particular objective as is the case in President Bush's address to the nation on September 11, after the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington. The objective of this speech is clearly to mollify the emotions of a frightened nation and at the same time set the tone for what is to come as ...
  • State Of War Locke Bush President
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    Our Current State Of War A "State of War" is a period when two nations, parties, or even individuals are in open and armed conflict with each other. But how does this come about, and how would John Locke and President George W. Bush feel about how it is that a state of war originates? What actions must take place for war to exist? Is there a period of time that must be spent deliberating the possibility of entering into a state of war to determine its necessity? Is there even a choice in the mat...
  • Inaugural Address United States
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    On Thursday January 20 th 2005, President Bush delivered his second inaugural address after being sworn in for his second term. In his address Bush promised to keep his word and fulfill his duty as president of the United States. These duties have not been upheld according to the numerous protestors who showed up at his Inauguration. In his Inaugural Address Bush discussed many things. The inaugural address was a speech which would reassure the American people that President Bush will lead us to...
  • Who Is Arafat Apr 2002
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    Now more than ever President Bush is pushing Israel for a withdrawal from the Palestinian-occupied territories in order get the cease-fire in effect. President Bush once said that one cannot negotiate with terrorists; the question now is whether Arafat is a terrorist or a peacemaker. The answer is simple: Arafat is a terrorist, and President Bush should not force Prime Minister Sharon to negotiate with a terrorist. If Arafat is not a terrorist then why are Fatah and Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade (terr...
  • Bush Tax Cut Fiscal Discipline Huge
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    After a great 8 years under President Clinton s fiscal discipline in the government, we have had a great economic surplus that included other huge surpluses as well. President Bush wants a huge tax cut that obviously can increase interest rates and recreate the loss of consumer and business confidence that had the same deficits during the late 80 s and early 90 s. While President Bush s proposed tax cut of roughly $2 trillion seems extremely favorable, the reality is that it will hurt the future...
  • Sep 2001 Afghanistan Military Bush
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    September 11, 2001, like Dec. 7, 1941, will live in infamy. For the first time since the Japanese invaded Pearl Harbor, Americans have been attacked on their own soil, said Senior San Diego Police Spokesman Bill Robinson. On this date terrorists hijacked four planes, all heading for major American landmarks. Two planes crashed into and leveled New York Citys World Trade Center towers, one plane drove itself into the Pentagon, and the last plane crashed in Pennsylvania. The hijackers, members of ...
  • Global Warming Greenhouse Gas
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    CLIMATE PLAN IS CRITICIZED AS A RISKY BET President Bush is involved in a new topic for once other then the topic of war or terrorists. President Bush has recently re-entered in to the global warming debate by presenting a new plan to override the Kyoto agreement that President Clinton signed in 1997. The Kyoto agreement was a treaty that was put in to effect to dramatically lower greenhouse gas emissions in 37 different countries. The most popular greenhouse gases are carbon dioxide, methane, n...
  • Language In Presidential Debates
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    Language was a very important tool in the 2004 presidential campaign. The way that both John Kerry and President George W. Bush used language was extremely important in this election. The way a candidate uses language can make people feel connected if used effectively and aloof is used ineffectively. There are many components of language such as word choice, vocabulary, repetition of words, and dialect used in political discourse. Each candidate used several of these components in their campaig...
  • John Kerry Bush President Candidates
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    George Bush vs. John Kerry For the 2004 presidential election, Republican president George W. Bush is attempting to defend his post and reassure the American people that his political choices are the best for our country. His opponent, Democratic senator John Kerry believes that his political ideas will be better for a changing America. Four main topics debated on by the candidates are: Homeland Security, Civil Rights, Education (no child left behind), and the Economy. The two candidates have di...
  • President Bush Texas Strengthening Governor
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    ... strengthening Social Security and Medicare by providing seniors with more options; and ushering in the responsibility era in America. President Bush is married to Laura Welch Bush, a former teacher and librarian, and they have 19-year-old twin daughters, Barbara and Jenna. The Bush family also includes their dogs, Spot and Barney, and a cat, India. President Bush is pursuing the same common-sense approach and bipartisan spirit that he used in Texas. He has proposed bold initiatives to ensur...
  • George W Bush President People Speech
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    Subject: Inauguration During the Presidential inauguration held on January 20, 2001, George W. Bush was sworn in as the 43 rd President of the United States of America. The new President gave a short and to the point speech, afterwards George W. Bush along with his family and the former President, Bill Clinton, made their way to the inside of Capital Hill to soon leave for the traditional luncheon. After George W. Bush was sworn in as the new president and the trade of power was made, Mr. Bush ...
  • Homeland Security Bush Ridge President
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    Homeland Security Department Following the events on September 11 th, we as a country came to the realization that despite being the worlds most powerful country, we are still just as vulnerable to foreign attacks as any other nation. President Bush took it upon himself to make sure our nation would not be the target for another attack. President Bush announced in an address to a joint session of Congress on September 20, 2001 that Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge will serve as the president's As...
  • President Bush Experts Rnc Dnc
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    leadership In the political arena there are many factors that contribute to the organizational behavior. To examine political behavior on the Internet let's look at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) website and compare and contrast with the Republican National Committee (RNC). The two factors used in this comparison are strategies and tactics to gain power and unethical tactics and strategies. To gain power for their committees both websites contribute web pages showing the leadership of e...