Ben Whitford
Ben Whitford

Ben Whitford writes for the Guardian, Mother Jones and Newsweek.

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Sept. 5 2007 5:30 AMFlunking Iraq
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Aug. 25 2007 6:39 AMGenerals clash on the best way to bring the troops home.
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Aug. 4 2007 5:02 AMAfter a bitter row with the White House, Democrats approve new spy laws.
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July 14 2007 5:48 AMSenior GOP lawmakers call for Bush to redeploy U.S. troops in Iraq.
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June 2 2007 5:52 AMNew rules to prevent shady practices by student-loan companies.
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May 19 2007 5:52 AMContractor Killings
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May 6 2007 5:44 AMBad Medicine
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Sept. 2 2007 4:07 AMTaliban forces gain new ground in southern Afghanistan.
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Aug. 11 2007 5:25 AMCentral banks pour money into the sputtering global financial system.
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July 15 2007 4:58 AMNorth Korea agrees to shut down its nuclear reactor in exchange for oil.
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June 3 2007 5:03 AMFeds thwart a plot to blow up New York's JFK airport.
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May 26 2007 5:15 AMThe White House considers scaling back troops in Iraq.
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May 12 2007 6:39 AMThe Big Leak
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