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Voting Third Party A Long Term Win?

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:14:43 +0000

third partyThe 2016 election cycle has been full of sure-things, surprises, and threats, some of which point to third party runs that offer guarantees of splitting the vote. But is voting for a third party candidate who’ll lose this election good for the long term goals of the country? This is America.  Land of the free, […]

Political Correctness Meets Dept. of Corrections

Published on: Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:14:19 +0000

jail cellIn a move certainly egged on by the left, young criminals are about to get a shiny new moniker to help them avoid the stigma of incarceration. The term, “justice-involved youth”, will be replacing the title of criminal in an effort by Barack Obama’s justice department to lessen the aura of being convicted. Attorney General Loretta Lynch […]

Sanders Campaign Burns Out, Staffers Dismissed

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:55:32 +0000

Bernie SandersEven though his ardent supporters begged the world to ignore the inevitable, the campaign of now seems to be headed to bed. After taking only Rhode Island in last night’s latest Super Tuesday event, Sanders himself had hinted that perhaps the run was over, although reports only a few days earlier claimed that the Senator […]

Alliance Officially Dead Between Candidates

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:24:30 +0000

allianceThe alliance between and to empower the “#NeverTrump” crowd limped along for only about 48 hours before it keeled over and allowed Cruz himself to pronounce it dead. “Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz on Thursday flatly denied that he is working with rival John Kasich to stop  from securing the presidential nomination despite the joint agreement announced […]

Ferrell Taken To Task for Making Jokes About …

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:44:18 +0000

Will FerrellWill Ferrell, famous for his George W. Bush impressions on Saturday Night Live, is set to make fun of a much more serious matter faced by a former president. In the upcoming comedy movie “Reagan”, Ferrell will play the titular role of former president Ronald Reagan.  While this is enough to upset many conservatives, what’s […]


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...



Voting Third Party A Long Term Win?

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:14:43 +0000

third partyThe 2016 election cycle has been full of sure-things, surprises, and threats, some of which point to third party runs that offer guarantees of splitting the vote. But is voting for a third party candidate who’ll lose this election good for the long term goals of the country? This is America.  Land of the free, […]

Alabama City Fights Back Against Leftist Target

Published on: Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:33:13 +0000

targetFor one Alabama town, the idea that Target would openly condone the dangerous idea of mixed-use bathrooms was not acceptable. The city government in Oxford, Alabama took the giant retailer to task, passing a city-wide ordinance making it illegal for any person to use the restroom aligned with a gender other than the gender on their […]

Burglar Suing Victim Over Robbery Aftermath

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 02:12:49 +0000

burglarIn a bizarre turn of events, one convicted burglar is seeking reparations against the man whom he has been convicted of robbing. David Bailey, who is serving three years of electronically monitored house arrest after pleading guilty to the robbery of David McLaughlin’s home, is now suing McLaughlin for an injury sustained as he fled […]

Threat of Cyber Attacks Requires Improved Cybersecurity Education

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:42:10 +0000

Improved cybersecurity education needs to counter cyber attacksThe news has reported often recently the major cyber attacks on national retailers where millions of customers had their credit card information obtained by hackers. As serious as this can be, imagine how much more serious it is when computer systems used by our defense department are hacked by cybercriminals from countries like China, North […]

Trump Picking Up Steam, Endorsement

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:27:49 +0000

TrumpAfter declaring himself the “presumptive nominee”, shows no signs of slowing down, even after ‘s stunt in picking a VP out of turn. The businessman-turned-candidate not only picked up an endorsement from legendarily fiery basketball coach Bobby Knight, he also has two members of congress on his side now. “Donald Trump on Thursday picked up […]


Donald Trump Claims U.S. Intervention Created 'Chaotic' Middle East

Published on: Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:37:40 -0400

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Vali Nasr, dean of the John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, about Donald Trump's foreign policy speech Wednesday.

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Donald Trump's Rivals Count On Indiana In Strategy To Block GOP Front-Runner

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:29:00 -0400

Indiana could make or break Donald Trump's chances at the GOP nomination. The state is key in Ted Cruz and John Kasich's strategy to force Trump into a contested convention.

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When It Comes To Foreign Policy, Trump Promises To Put America First

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:08:00 -0400

Donald Trump delivered his first formal foreign policy speech on Wednesday. To delve into the GOP front-runner's speech, Steve Inskeep talks to one of Trump's advisers Walid Phares.

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28 Pages In Sept. 11 Report Should Be Declassified, Ex-Sen. Graham Says

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:08:00 -0400

Former Senator Bob Graham talks to Lourdes Garcia-Navarro about why he wants the White House to declassify secret pages of the report that address allegations of Saudi ties to the hijackers.

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Expert Doubts Trump's Pledge Of A More Consistent Foreign Policy

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:08:00 -0400

GOP front-runner Donald Trump delivered his first formal foreign policy speech on Wednesday. Richard Fontaine, a former adviser to Senator John McCain, talks to Steve Inskeep about Trump's speech.

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Hillary Clinton's Senate Years Provide Insight Into How She Might Govern

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:29:00 -0400

NPR takes a look back at Hillary Clinton's Senate years and what her policy and personality say about how she would govern as president.

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Will The Real Donald Trump Please Stand Up?

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:00:00 -0400

In the past 24 hours alone, the whiplash between what rival-turned-uneven-surrogate Ben Carson called the "two different Donald Trumps" was on bold display.

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Eye General Election After Key Primary Wins

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:29:24 -0400

After winning key Northeastern primaries, presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are pivoting to the general election.

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If Basketball Had A Penalty Box, Ted Cruz Would Be In It

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:16:13 -0400

While on a campaign trip to Indiana, GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz referred to a "basketball ring" when he meant hoop. Cruz later told reporters he stumbled while speaking.

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One Last Push In Congress To Change Punishment For Drug Crimes This Year

Published on: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:13:00 -0400

A bipartisan group of Senators is making one last push to overhaul the way drug criminals are punished before Capitol Hill shuts down this year.

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Are Office Politics Ruining Your Career? Try This

Office politics are an inevitable game, and at times can be extremely exhausting. In a politically charged environment, carefully calculated efforts must ...

'Clinton Cash' Has Been Made Into a Movie

... Clintons by the conservative author Peter Schweizer that caught them off guard and took a prominent place in the political conversation for months.

The Hypocrisy of Big Labor's Politics

These are problems that bother Americans of all political ideologies, especially those outside the Washington Beltway who feel as though they are ...

Ken Livingstone suspended from Labour after Hitler remarks

... who criticises Israel policy as antisemitic”. The veteran politician said accusations of antisemitism were part of a campaign against the Labour leader ...

Right-wing parties threaten to upend EU's mainstream politics

After decades of backing mainstream politics, European voters across the continent are increasingly empowering right-wing parties to upend Europe's ...

NJ Politics Roundup: Christie rips Democrats, unions; says court pick didn't lie

N.J. POLITICS ROUNDUP. A collection of political news from the Statehouse and around New Jersey. TRENTON — During a speech Wednesday, ...

The housing crisis and the race for London - Politics Weekly podcast

Tom Clark is joined by Dave Hill, Rowan Moore and Tony Travers as he travels around the capital ahead of London's mayoral election. With the city's ...

On immigration, did Obama break the golden rule of politics?

We'll put the issue to the test of what we might call the golden rule of politics: If something is kosher for elected officials you agree with, it has to be ...

How to Save the Republican Party

But this is fantasy, not politics. Theodore Roosevelt was the most successful vote-getter between the Civil War and World War I. Even he could not cast ...

CNN Politics Launches Data-driven App

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Campaign 2016 is the data election, and CNN Politics is telling the story of every twist and turn of the race for the ...

My husband does not meddle in politics - Rosa Whitaker

My husband does not meddle in politics - Rosa Whitaker ... She said many political leaders visit her husband's church because of the presence of God ...

Donald Trump: Hillary Clinton Would be Nowhere in Politics If a Man

Donald Trump isn't backing off—in fact, he's upping the ante–on his claim that Hillary Clinton would be nowhere in politics if she weren't playing “the ...

Politics this week

The country's political crisis worsened when the supreme court blocked a proposed amendment to the constitution that would force an early election.

What Sanders and Trump Understood

Though they embody very different political impulses, Trump and Sanders have been propelled by a common torrent of discontent that more ...

Watch: Ken Livingstone's car-crash Daily Politics interview – 'a real anti-Semite doesn't just hate ...

With Corbyn — slow as ever — to respond to their calls, Livingstone appeared on the Daily Politics presumably in the hope of conducting some ...