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Do Ohioans really want free phones more than a free country?

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2012

Do Ohioans really want free phones more than a free country?

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9/28/2012 at 1:31pm
It seems that all anyone is talking about is polling showing Obama pulling ahead.  Some of the polling says a little, some says a lot at least in certain swing states, particularly Ohio. I understand and have listened to all of the explanation as to why the polling is skewed by the…
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DC Democrats target David Rouzer (NC-7)

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2012

DC Democrats target David Rouzer (NC-7)

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9/28/2012 at 12:00pm
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has been steadily ramping up their efforts in North Carolina to undermine Operation Counterweight member, David Rouzer. Throughout this election cycle, the incumbent, Mike McIntyre, has enjoyed a great deal of support from various Democrat PACs which have contributed more than half of his overall fundraising. Now,…
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Mia Love faced Matheson in a Thursday night debate

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2012

Mia Love faced Matheson in a Thursday night debate

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9/28/2012 at 10:33am
Candidates for the 4th congressional district seat in Utah, Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love and Rep. Jim Matheson,  met last night in a debate. The race for this seat has been in the national spotlight, especially after Love’s well received speech at the RNC. Love, if elected, would be the first…
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Elizabeth Warren 2002 – Working on at least 10 private legal matters

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2012

Represents her office is in Cambridge, MA

Elizabeth Warren 2002 – Working on at least 10 private legal matters

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9/28/2012 at 8:44am
Defenders of Elizabeth Warren’s failure to obtain a Massachusetts law license have argued that Warren did not operate an office for the practice of law or maintain a systematic and continuous presence in Massachusetts for the practice of law because all she allegedly did was help write a few Briefs in…
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Obama losing the hobo vote

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2012

Obama losing the hobo vote

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9/28/2012 at 7:00am
They apparently have not heard of the free cell phone deal. From Richard in Portland, Oregon: Spray painted on the side of a railroad car isn’t the same as a bumper sticker, but that also can explain the rather less than witty expression of opinion.
 

Boston Talk Radio talking Elizabeth Warren

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Boston Talk Radio talking Elizabeth Warren

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9/27/2012 at 6:30pm
Boston talk radio continues to be the main vehicle for getting the word out to Massachusetts voters about Elizabeth Warren’s attorney licensing issue. In addition to my appearances on the Michael Graham and Howie Carr (with substitute host) shows on Monday, I also did appearances with Howie Carr himself today: …
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Support Brendan Doherty, help defeat David Cicilline (RI-01)

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

The most important House race (to me, it’s my home District)

Support Brendan Doherty, help defeat David Cicilline (RI-01)

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9/27/2012 at 5:17pm
I met Brendan Doherty in late August, and I have been meaning to write up another post calling attention to the critical race.  Doherty is on the Operation Counterweight final list. But … one thing after another has exploded on this blog week after week, and well, it’s September 27. David Cicilline has…
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Netanyahu’s address to the United Nations

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Netanyahu’s address to the United Nations

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9/27/2012 at 3:44pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the United Nations General Assembly in New York today, using a drawing of a bomb as a visual aid to express the Iranian nuclear program. He drew a red line where he believes the UN should intervene. Netanyahu: I brought a diagram for you. Here’s the diagram….
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Obama’s stall-speed economy

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Obama’s stall-speed economy

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9/27/2012 at 1:15pm
Today the Wall Street Journal’s Paul Vigna referred to the U.S. economy as the “Stall-Speed Economy” after the latest economic data was released this morning. Most striking: revised numbers show the U.S. economy grew at only a 1.3% annual rate in the April through June quarter, down from previously reported 1.7%. These…
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Elizabeth Warren defender: “With this bombshell, I would no longer view the case against her as weak”

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Elizabeth Warren defender: “With this bombshell, I would no longer view the case against her as weak”

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9/27/2012 at 11:06am
Soon after my original post, Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem, Mark Thompson at The League of Ordinary Gentlemen wrote a post taking an opposite view, No, Elizabeth Warren Did Not Engage in the Unauthorized Practice of Law. That post by Thompson was cited far and wide, including at Memeorandum as well as at friendly…
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Had I but world enough and time

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Elizabeth Warren crowd sourcing

Had I but world enough and time

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9/27/2012 at 10:22am
Had I but world enough and time, I would follow up on each of the many excellent reader suggestions in the comments and by email as to sourcing the many and varied issues regarding Elizabeth Warren’s non-licensure in Massachusetts. Issues such as obtaining her applications to various federal courts for admission, or as…
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Elizabeth Warren represented Massachusetts client in Massachusetts

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

For how long will Warren defenders maintain the charade that she did not practice law in Massachusetts?

Elizabeth Warren represented Massachusetts client in Massachusetts

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9/27/2012 at 8:35am
In my post on September 24, Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem, I detailed how Elizabeth Warren had used her Harvard office in Cambridge for the practice of law for over a decade in numerous cases in which she appeared as “Of Counsel” or counsel, and how she identified that office in filings…
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Which state? (Update – answer revealed)

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012

Which state? (Update – answer revealed)

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9/27/2012 at 7:00am
From reader Brian. Which state could this possibly be? Don’t read the comments before voting, in case there is a spoiler. Poll open until 5 p.m. Eastern today Which state? UPDATE: It’s California.
 

Crossroads spending big in Wisconsin to defeat extremist Tammy

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012

Crossroads spending big in Wisconsin to defeat extremist Tammy

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9/26/2012 at 7:41pm
Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS PAC has just committed $1.2M to helping help former governor Tommy Thompson defeat his democratic opponent in the Wisconsin race for U.S. Senate. This was in additional to prior spends of $500,000 and $961,000, and puts his group’s contibutions at over $2.6M in the dead-heat race. Professor Jacobson…
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First Rahm then Ahmadinejad, now you can ask Farrakhan questions tonight

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012

First Rahm then Ahmadinejad, now you can ask Farrakhan questions tonight

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9/26/2012 at 6:30pm
Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in town to follow President Obama’s address to the United Nations General Assembly, met with Nation of Islam’s Louis Farrakhan along with peace activists and other members of “Abrahamic religions” on Tuesday evening. While both the U.S. and Israel delegations, among others, boycotted the Iranian dictator’s speech today, Farrakhan’s…
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Elizabeth Warren listed Cambridge as “primary practice location” with Texas Bar

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012

Elizabeth Warren listed Cambridge as “primary practice location” with Texas Bar

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9/26/2012 at 5:36pm
Elizabeth Warren has touted that she has been a member of the Texas Bar for a long time, along with New Jersey. We knew that Warren currently was inactive in Texas, but didn’t know for how long.  Also, there has been a mystery as to why she withdrew her New Jersey membership…
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2002 – Elizabeth Warren charged $675 per hour as special legal consultant

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012

2002 – Elizabeth Warren charged $675 per hour as special legal consultant

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9/26/2012 at 3:11pm
Elizabeth Warren and her supporters have mounted  an argument that what she did at her office in Cambridge for private litigants was not the practice of law. Warren herself, when confronted by a reporter after it was revealed she had no Massachusetts law license, claimed she was not practicing law. Her campaign…
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