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CNN Can’t Find Democrats Voting For Hillary

Published on: Mon, 09 May 2016 20:24:29 +0000

democratsDuring a piece set on the streets of Logan County, West Virginia, CNN staff had a difficult time finding any democrats who weren’t voting for Trump. No.  You read that correctly.  The CNN crew was hoping to interview someone who was a registered democrat, and who was also voting for Hillary Clinton.  That last was nearly […]

ISIS Gets Bit By U.S. – Literally

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 04:18:34 +0000

isisIn the fight against ISIS, American troops are pulling out all the stops to nullify the terror group’s foot soldiers, and one new tactic is making headlines. During a skirmish in northern Iraq, American troops unleashed one hell of hound on ISIS fighters, and the military-trained German Shepherd they deployed was mighty effective. “German shepherds […]

Police Crippled by Obama Action

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 04:31:54 +0000

policeObama has proven to be no fan of local police, and a new policy from the president is endangering the men and women in blue. The policy, entitled “DOD Program 1033”, proposes that local police should not have any military-style equipment at their disposal.  With threats to local police on the rise, this new development […]

Another Gun Grab in The Northeast

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 05:30:46 +0000

gun grabWhile the northeast has never had an excellent track record of complying with the 2nd amendment, this latest gun grab will have you furious. Connecticut is proposing gun grab legislation that would require anyone with a temporary restraining order against them for domestic abuse to surrender their firearms – even before they are found guilty […]

Ryan, For Real?

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:08:05 +0000

Paul RyanPaul Ryan conservative? Funds executive amnesty, Funds Planned parenthood, and continues spending out of control. Cartoon by A.F.Branco ©2016. Read more here.


FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 2

Published on: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:30:55 GMT

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FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 2 Agency publishes crime report showing "0" murders occurred in Newtown in 2012 Recently released FBI crime statist...


FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 1

Published on: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:21:55 GMT

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FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 1 Agency publishes crime report showing "0" murders occurred in Newtown in 2012 Recently released FBI crime statist...


St. Charles County Sheriff’s Department Says Their SWAT Team Was Helping Journalists In Ferguson

Published on: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 01:10:05 GMT

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St. Charles County Sheriff’s Department Says Their SWAT Team Was Helping Journalists In Ferguson Despite reports, SWAT Team helped Al-Jazeera reporters, did ...


NBC Censors Snowden's Critical 9/11 Comments from Prime Time Audience

Published on: Sun, 08 Jun 2014 00:50:15 GMT

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"They found that we had all of the information we needed as an intelligence community... to detect this plot" Statements made by NSA whistleblower Edward Sno...


Ted Cruz: US Senate Is Going To Vote To 'Repeal The First Amendment'

Published on: Sat, 24 May 2014 15:58:54 GMT

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Ted Cruz drops bombshell: Senate Democrats to 'repeal the First Amendment' this year Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) drew audible gasps Thursday when he told gathering ...


Indiana Police Are Arming For War

Published on: Fri, 23 May 2014 09:26:39 GMT

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Police Now "Armed For War" Against Returning Veterans In a chilling story entitled Armed for War: Pentagon surplus gives local police an edge, we learn how a...



Paul Ryan Ready to Kiss Trump’s Ring

Published on: Mon, 09 May 2016 19:23:42 +0000

Paul RyanPaul Ryan, who knew from the get-go that he’d be fighting an uphill battle in his opposition to GOP frontrunner Donald Trump, is finally tucking his tail and running. Ryan has let it be known that his future as the co-chair of the Republican National Convention depends solely on if The Donald will allow it. “House […]

Police Crippled by Obama Action

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 04:31:54 +0000

policeObama has proven to be no fan of local police, and a new policy from the president is endangering the men and women in blue. The policy, entitled “DOD Program 1033”, proposes that local police should not have any military-style equipment at their disposal.  With threats to local police on the rise, this new development […]

Utah Farmer Sticks It To Feds

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:25:12 +0000

farmerOne Utah farmer, who was facing millions of dollars in fines for something absolutely asinine, has won this round against the feds. The Farmer, Andy Johnson, hand-built a stock pond on his ranch in Utah in an effort to keep his cattle fed, and to purify a stream running through the property.  The federal government, […]

Ryan’s Opponent Gets Up Close With Border

Published on: Mon, 09 May 2016 21:03:27 +0000

border, primary opponent of speaker , is going to be learning a whole lot about border security in a very quick time. Nehlan, in an effort to distinguish his hands-on approach from Ryan’s Washington-elite status, will tour the entire U.S. Mexico border in an effort to bolster his national security credentials. “Nehlen accused Ryan of […]

Looks Who’s Buying Clinton Now

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:58:53 +0000

clintonIt has always been extremely apparent that Hillary Clinton can, and will, be bought and paid for by special interest groups, but new data reveals that she will take money from literally anyone. As Ted Cruz bowed out of the presidential race, his big-money, special interest financial backers no longer had a path to get their […]


The Code Switch Podcast Is Coming! Get A Sneak Peek!

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 08:32:00 -0400

You've been asking for it. We've been cranking on it. And now, it's happening: the Code Switch podcast!

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Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 10:38:00 -0400

Sarah Palin is backing the House speaker's GOP primary challenger after Ryan declined to endorse Donald Trump. But primary upsets remain rare and hard to orchestrate.

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Is Donald Trump Playing The 'Man Card'?

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 14:44:00 -0400

Some say Trump's talk about women is not about women but a veiled message directed at men: They need to band together to stop Hillary Clinton.

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Obama Gets All In His Blackness At Howard

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 15:01:56 -0400

Some applauded the president's speech at the historic black university as a break from "respectability politics" that demean African-Americans. Other saw it as more of the same.

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White House Says Hiroshima Visit Should Not Be Viewed As An Apology

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:25:38 -0400

In light of President Obama's announcement that he will visit Hiroshima later this month, NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Dartmouth professor Jennifer Lind about the significance of the visit.

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Hubbard Broadcasting CEO Explains Switch From Trump Blocker To Backer

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:25:38 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Hubbard Broadcasting CEO and GOP donor Stan Hubbard about his backing of Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The broadcasting executive once donated money to stop Trump from clinching the nomination. Now, he's saying he is supporting Trump.

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Fact Check: Did Hillary Clinton Introduce A New Approach To Early Education?

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 12:17:00 -0400

The HIPPY program, based on home visits, teaches parents to be their children's first teachers.

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West Virginia, Nebraska Hold Presidential Primary Contests

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:25:38 -0400

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska are heading to the polls Tuesday in the presidential primary contests.

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Facebook Denies Supressing Conservative News Stories

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 16:25:38 -0400

A former Facebook employee claims the social networking site censors news from conservative sources in its trending news section, according to a story in Gawker's Gizmodo blog.

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'It's Just the Beginning Now,' Says Man Freed From Serving Two Life Sentences

Published on: Tue, 10 May 2016 14:35:00 -0400

David Padilla is adjusting to life back home in Northeast Philadelphia. After nearly 20 years in prison, he won clemency last year, freeing him from two life sentences for nonviolent drug crimes.

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Neil Hamilton: disgraced MP to Z-list celebrity to political comeback

Neil Hamilton: disgraced MP to Z-list celebrity to political comeback ... return with Ukip to the Welsh assembly after 20 years in the political wilderness.

Jon Stewart returns to talk politics with David Axelrod

While there is no shortage of great political commentary these days—whether it's John Oliver, Samantha Bee, Trevor Noah, Stephen Colbert, or Larry ...

EasyJet: the politics of payout ratios

It's nice for a chap to have a hobby. Over the years, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has campaigned for higher dividends from easyJet with the passion others ...

French Politics Rocked by Sexual-Harassment Probe

PARIS—French prosecutors have opened an investigation into whether a senior lawmaker sexually harassed women, reigniting a national discussion ...

Philippines bishops: Catholic Church will not stop 'interfering' in politics

The Catholic Church in the Philippines has reiterated the importance of being involved in politics as Rodrigo Duterte - the controversial mayor of ...

Neil deGrasse Tyson has the wrong model of politics

Politicians and organizations who have devoted their lives to politics might be particularly influential in that coordination. As they should be.

Politics clouds Greek debt talks

Long-promised debt relief talks for Greece have started: Greek markets are giddy, politicians in Athens are hailing a breakthrough, and eurozone ...

French politicians call for end to 'conspiracy of silence' over allegations of sexual harassment

Four green female politicians, who made the claims, said they had spoken out because Mr Baupin had “hypocritically” joined a group of male ...

Harish Rawat to Centre: End politics of confrontation, let's build Uttarakhand together

After facing the floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly, Harish Rawat Tuesday refrained from commenting on its outcome but sought an end to the politics ...

Reality TV politics gives Donald Trump a shot at the White House: Don Pittis

Politics has always been partly a reality show. It has always been partly entertainment. Trump's advantage is that when it comes to reality shows, he's ...

The Guardian view on European politics: Vienna calling

The resignation of the Austrian chancellor, under pressure from a resurgent far right, is frightening in its own right. But it also betrays the chill political ...

Potty politics at the Texas GOP convention

There could be no better match for this week's Republican Party of Texas convention than some in the party's willingness – eagerness, even – to ...

As the Sats scandal shows, the Tories are playing politics with children's lives

Have education ministers got any kind of grip on their very controversial reforms of testing for primary school pupils in England? This week's leak of a ...

Warning: More Cesspool Politics Ahead

Ted Cruz is gone – and good riddance. The Texas senator fully deserved his humiliating defeat by Donald Trump in the May 3rd Indiana GOP primary.

Who are the “30 Under 30” rising stars of Florida Politics for 2016?

Call them the rising stars, the young guns, or the next generation of Florida's political class. But whatever you do, don't call them underachievers.