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Politics and the Bundy Ranch Standoff

Republican presidential hopefuls steer clear of Nevada ranch fight GOP presidential hopefuls are largely steering clear of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s fight with the federal government. The showdown, which left armed militia members and feds staring each other down last … Continue reading

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AG urges restoring voting rights to ex-inmates

AG urges restoring voting rights to ex-inmates WASHINGTON (AP) – Attorney General Eric Holder called on a group of states Tuesday to restore voting rights to ex-felons, part of a push to fix what he sees as flaws in the … Continue reading

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War vote on Syria looms for White House hopefuls

I have several things to say about this coming debacle in Syria and I am basing my words on the stories contained herein. First there is this: War vote on Syria looms for White House hopefuls WASHINGTON (AP) – Backing … Continue reading

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Attorney for Whistleblower: 400 U.S. Missiles Stolen in Benghazi

Attorney for Whistleblower: 400 U.S. Missiles Stolen in Benghazi On August 12, Joe DiGenova, attorney for one of the Benghazi whistleblowers, told Washington D.C.’s WMAL that one of the reasons people have remained tight-lipped about Benghazi is because 400 U.S. … Continue reading

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Senator uses old-style filibuster on CIA nominee

Senator uses old-style filibuster on CIA nominee WASHINGTON (AP) – A Republican senator and tea party favorite from Kentucky used an old-style filibuster lasting nearly 13 hours to take control of the chamber and block Senate confirmation of John Brennan’s … Continue reading

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