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Political Calculus: Hispanic Voters Are Important for Republicans, but Not Indispensable

Contrary to conventional wisdom, the G.O.P can regain the White House in 2016 without improving its appeal among Hispanics. It just will be harder. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Booted By Voters? Still in Hot Demand: 5 Places Former Pols Go After Leaving Congress

In Washington, power never dies. Luckily for those who won’t be returning to Congress – the tally is 75 – their power and influence is more sought after than ever, and many “fail up.” For them, the days of being lobbied are over. Now some will make the classic switch, joining the ranks of the […]

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The Guy Who Thinks Voters Are “Stupid”

S.E. Cupp, CNNWith a fourth video released, Gruber-gate is now in full swing.The latest caught-on-tape remarks from economist Jonathan Gruber, one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act, has him asserting back in 2010 that the “American public” — that’s you and me — “doesn’t actually care that much about the uninsured.” He thinks […]

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Seib Video: 2014 Midterms and Women Voters

Democrats’ charge of a GOP “war on women,” used successfully in 2012 to win votes, failed miserably in the midterms this year. Pollster Peter Hart tells Washington Bureau Chief Jerry Seib why the message missed the mark. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Obama Prepares to Defy Voters’ Will–Again

Byron York, DC Examiner Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Republicans hoping for wave election as voters head to polls – Politics Informer Video

Voters in the United States took to the polls on Tuesday, casting ballots in midterm elections that could return control of the Senate to Republicans. Debora… Video Rating: 3 / 5

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U.S. Representative Michael Grimm exits the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse in New York

Voters warm to Congress candidates despite scandal, legal woes

By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) – Scandal, indictments and even felony convictions did not necessarily keep voters from backing candidates for U.S. Congress this year. Voters on Tuesday threw their support behind a candidate in New York, despite his upcoming tax evasion trial. Allegations of sexual harassment seem to have proved no obstacle to […]

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Democrats try to galvanize African-American voters for the midterm elections - UNITED STATES

Democrats try to galvanize African-American voters for the midterm elections – UNITED STATES – Politics Informer Video

‘Your vote is very important!’ In Georgia, Democrat militants spent the last 10 days trying to galvanize African-American voters. They represent 30 % of the population and most vote Democrat….

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McConnell: Voters Not Satisfied With Administration

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Republican victory in the Senate indicated dissatisfaction with the direction of the Obama administration and the “dysfunction” in Washington. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Voters Split on Abortion and Guns in State Ballot Measures

Voters on Tuesday supported dozens of ballot measures, dealing with hot-button issues ranging from guns laws, to abortion, to drugs for the terminally ill. Here’s a look at some of the more interesting constitutional amendments and statutes that won approval. Full News here – Washington Wire

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