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Here Are 5 Takeaways From The Harper’s Anti-Clinton Story

In the November issue of Harper’s magazine, Doug Henwood argues that Hillary Clinton, if elected president, would do little to assuage liberals’ disappointment in President Barack Obama. This is how Henwood sums up the case for Hillary’s candidacy in 2016: “She has experience, she’s a woman, and it’s her turn.” But, he says, “it’s hard […]

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5 Quotes From Sunday’s Talk Shows

Sunday’s talk shows were dominated by discussions of Ebola and the Obama administration’s response to the virus. But that doesn’t mean there wasn’t a dose of politics, with just weeks to go before the November midterm elections. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Letter From Washington: For Republicans, Hard Lessons From a Key State

The party, which aims to control both houses of Congress next year, can learn from the Senate election battle in North Carolina. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Brazil's presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff of Workers Party gestures during a debate in a TV studio in Sao Paulo

Brazil’s Rousseff on the offensive a week from runoff vote

By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – Opposition candidate Aecio Neves is heading into the final week of Brazil's presidential race with a razor-thin lead in polls, but it's the incumbent Dilma Rousseff who appears to be gaining momentum in the homestretch. After a sudden surge before and after the first-round vote on Oct. 5, Neves […]

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Krauthammer Slams Obama’s Ebola Czar: “It’s a PR Move From Beginning To End”

CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: I don't think it's going to make any difference one way or the other. It's a PR move from beginning to end. It gives the appearance and motion, this is what Obama specializes in. You have a VA scandal, an IRS scandal, a Secret Service scandal, you fire a guy at the top […]

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U.S. bans Hungarians from entry over corruption charges

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The United States has banned several Hungarian citizens from entry and alleged that they were engaged in or benefiting from corruption, prompting the Hungarian government to call for a show of evidence. Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s government has clashed several times with the European Union and the United States over reforms that […]

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Biden’s Son Discharged From Navy Reserve

Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter was discharged from the Navy Reserve this year after testing positive for cocaine, according to people familiar with the matter. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Dallas Health Care Worker Who Handled Specimen From Ebola Victim Quarantined On Cruise Ship

WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama administration officials say a Dallas health care worker who handled a lab specimen from an Ebola-infected man from Liberia who died of the disease is on a Caribbean cruise ship where she has self-quarantined and is being monitored for any signs of infection. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki (SAH’-kee) says in […]

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Biden’s son discharged from Navy after reportedly testing positive for cocaine

Hunter Biden said in a statement to Fox News that he respects the Navy’s decision. Full News here – FOX News

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Shielded From Justice: The High Cost of Living in a Police State

Who pays the price for the police shootings that leave unarmed citizens dead or injured, for the SWAT team raids that leave doors splintered, homes trashed, pets murdered, and family members traumatized and injured, if not dead? I’m not just talking about the price that must be paid in hard-earned dollars, whether by taxpayers or […]

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