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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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Sally Painter writes about President Obama's opportunity to raise the topic of human rights – and democracy – with the Chinese president.

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Sally Painter writes in The Hill that at a time when Europe is struggling with the ongoing financial crisis, renewing NATO’s commitment to its open door policy would reflect positively on the health of the European project.

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Karen Tramontano is interviewed on the outlook for Obama's jobs plan.

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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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