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Lanny Davis: “There Is No Doubt” The White House Knows Who Said “Chickensh*t”

On WMAL-AM's morning show, former Clinton White House special counsel said there is "no doubt" the Obama administration knows who made the "chickenshit" comment about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Davis called for the leaker to be fired and said whoever made the comment is chickenshit. "There is no doubt they know who it is," […]

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Emily Cain vs. Bruce Poliquin Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Maine District 2 Congressional Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Emily Cain vs. David Poliquin Congressional race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and university administrators, […]

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Midterm Calculus: Early Voting Results for Midterms in Colorado, North Carolina and Georgia

Updating vote totals in three Senate battleground states. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Election Day: A Referendum on Competence

Charles Krauthammer, WPIs this election really about nothing? Democrats might like to think so, but it’s not.First, like all U.S. elections, it’s about the economy. The effect of the weakest recovery in two generations is reflected in President Obama’s 13-point underwater ratings for his handling of the economy. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Lack of mechanics threatens U.S. Air Force target date for F-35

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Air Force may miss its target of August 2016 to start using the Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jet in combat if Congress blocks the service’s plan to retire its A-10 tank-killer aircraft, a top U.S. general said Thursday. Air Force Lieutenant General Chris Bogdan, the Pentagon’s […]

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West Wing Week: 10/31/14 or, “Giving and Sharing”

This week, the President continued to address the ongoing federal response to Ebola, worked to spur the growth of manufacturing and boost preparedness for natural disasters, and invited some of our youngest scientists and oldest veterans to the White House. read more Full News here – White House.gov Blog Feed

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Democrats Lose Their Grip on Voters With Keys to the House

White, working-class voters give Republicans an edge in contested congressional elections and may help expand the GOP majority on Tuesday. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Turns Out Everybody Fouled Up The Wall Street Crash Except Tim Geithner

Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner lashes out at just about everybody in Washington in notes he intended to keep private that were uncovered by ProPublica in insurance giant AIG’s ongoing trial against the government. Wrongheaded “populists,” confused labor unions, ineffective bank regulators, disingenuous congressional Republicans, hostile reporters and gullible business leaders all are subjected to […]

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U.S. Rep. Braley questions GM CEO Barra during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

Crucial Iowa Senate race tied; Romney, Clinton lead for 2016: Reuters/Ipsos poll

By Gabriel Debenedetti WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The high-profile U.S. Senate race in Iowa is a dead heat, with Democratic Representative Bruce Braley and Republican state Senator Joni Ernst each garnering the support of 45 percent of likely voters, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll. Braley and Ernst have been locked in a tight race that […]

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Obama energizes Maine Democrats for Michaud

Less than a week before Election Day, President Barack Obama swung through Maine on Thursday and called on Democrats to get everyone they know to the polls to defeat Republican Gov. Paul LePage. Full News here – FOX News

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