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Elizabeth Warren supporters shout anti-gay slurs at Scott Brown staffer

Posted by  ▪  October 11, 2012

Thuggishness rising from Warren supporters

Elizabeth Warren supporters shout anti-gay slurs at Scott Brown staffer

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10/11/2012 at 6:43pm
Via Instapundit, let’s see if this gets as much play in the Boston media, Brown staffer heckled by Warren supporters for being gay: Last night Ross Hemminger, Youth Coordinator for the Scott Brown for Senate campain, was heckled by pro-Warren supporters at the Brown-Warren debate. A source at the event told me…
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Dems more riveted by celebrity photo shoot than Benghazi

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Dems more riveted by celebrity photo shoot than Benghazi

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10/11/2012 at 5:35pm
If you had hoped that the Democrats were just as riveted as the American public by the findings of  Cong. Darrell Issa’s Committee on Oversight & Government Reform on the security failures in Benghazi, you’d be wrong. It seems the Democrats have more important events to attend than hearings revealing the pathetic lack…
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PPP MA Senate poll finds Warren rising same percentage as increase in sample party spread

Posted by  ▪  October 11, 2012

A surge in support, or just a surge in sampling?

PPP MA Senate poll finds Warren rising same percentage as increase in sample party spread

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10/11/2012 at 4:09pm
A just released poll by PPP shows that Elizabeth Warren’s lead in Massachusetts has increased by 4% to 6%: Warren leads Scott Brown 50-44. The big change over the last month is that Brown’s image is finally starting to take a hit. His approval rating is now a +7 spread at 49/42, down…
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Elizabeth Warren and Alan Grayson, two peas in a pod

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Elizabeth Warren and Alan Grayson, two peas in a pod

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10/11/2012 at 3:00pm
From Sam Stein at HuffPo, Elizabeth Warren, Alan Grayson To Benefit From Latest PCCC Effort: One of the most prominent progressive groups in the country is launching a major voter outreach effort on behalf of 20 congressional campaigns, calling it the “crown jewel” of its election functions. The Progressive Change Campaign Committee hopes…
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Chicago Tribune pulls endorsement of radical leftist Schakowsky

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Chicago Tribune pulls endorsement of radical leftist Schakowsky

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10/11/2012 at 2:00pm
The Chicago Tribune announced this morning they are endorsing fiscal conservative Tim Wolfe over Cong. Jan Schakowsky in the 9th District congressional race in Illinois. This is huge. Schakowsky, endorsed by the Trib in 2010, has been shut out by her former endorser. They are saying her dogged partisanship and liberalism isn’t what the…
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Union bosses fining members who don’t march for Elizabeth Warren

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Union bosses fining members who don’t march for Elizabeth Warren

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10/11/2012 at 1:22pm
In 2010, union members were paid to picket for Martha Coakley in her race against Scott Brown. In 2012, union members are being fined by their unions for not picketing for Elizabeth Warren, as reported at The Weekly Standard: A GOP source sends along this video, shot by a Republican tracker, of a…
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Obama and Media fired political accusations first, aimed later in Libya

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Obama and Media fired political accusations first, aimed later in Libya

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10/11/2012 at 11:55am
The Obama administration scandal over Libya has multiple aspects — the initial denial and downgrading of security, the mishandling of the event as it progressed, and of course, the political cover up. Obama was too busy campaigning to care, and Hillary has some explaining to do. As to Susan Rice, she either…
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Fed Judge 2002 – Questions why law Prof not licensed in MA provided legal services from MA office

Posted by  ▪  October 11, 2012

“the matter should be of some moment to the Board of Bar Overseers”

Fed Judge 2002 – Questions why law Prof not licensed in MA provided legal services from MA office

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10/11/2012 at 9:43am
After my post on September 24, Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem, one of the main defenses of Warren has been that she was not really practicing law “in Massachusetts” because she only worked on out of state cases.  It turned out that Warren had worked on a case in Massachusetts, but even…
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Video – Freedom to Succeed

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Video – Freedom to Succeed

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10/11/2012 at 8:15am
From Kevin Rennie’s Daily Ructions: Greenwich, Connecticut resident Thomas Peterffy takes to the airwaves today to speak of the blessings of freedom. He’s an authority. Peterffy was born, according to Forbes, in Hungary in 1944 “during a Russian bombing raid.” He made it to America in 1965 and became a great success….
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Remember, Biden refers to Obama as the “math wiz”

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Remember, Biden refers to Obama as the “math wiz”

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10/11/2012 at 7:00am
I wonder if there will be any math questions tonight, like, how much is 10 trillion plus 6 trillion. From reader and frequent photographer Kathy: While visiting relatives in VA, saw this car and snapped the picture at a red light. Paul Ryan was in town today (Harrisonburg). First Ryan sticker I have…
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Fisher v. U. Texas could have been avoided

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Fisher v. U. Texas could have been avoided

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10/10/2012 at 10:04pm
Argument was heard today in the Supreme Court in Fisher v. University of Texas. The issues, as summarized at ScotusBlog were: This morning the Court heard oral arguments in what is likely to be one of the highest-profile cases of this Term: Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, the challenge to…
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Election Day Empty Chair Countdown – Day 27

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Election Day Empty Chair Countdown – Day 27

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10/10/2012 at 9:00pm
Each day until Election Day we will feature a previously unpublished photo sent in by a Legal Insurrection reader on National Empty Chair Day, September 3, 2012. The countdown continues with 27 days to go. Today’s great Empty Chair photo comes to us courtesy of Kathy in Utah who writes, “the sign on the lever symbolizes…
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Brown-Warren Springfield Debate (Update – Moderator avoids asking Warren character questions)

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Brown-Warren Springfield Debate (Update – Moderator avoids asking Warren character questions)

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10/10/2012 at 6:50pm
This is the third of four debates, being held in Western Massachusetts. It starts at 7 p.m. Eastern. You can watch it on CSPAN on television or online, or live fees at masslive.com, policymic.com and bostonherald.com. There will not be a “live” blog tonight, but you can comment and I’ll give assessments at…
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People Died, Obama Lied

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

People Died, Obama Lied

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10/10/2012 at 5:15pm
In yet another story that you won’t find in the New York Times, Charlie Spiering in the Washington Examiner reported that Hillary Clinton was scheduled to meet President Obama at the White House today “as more damaging details about the terrorist attack against a United States consulate in Libya emerge.” Yesterday, the…
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Elizabeth Warren’s implausible Dow Chemical claim

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Warren represented Dow Chemical at a time it was denying any liability for breast implant claims

Elizabeth Warren’s implausible Dow Chemical claim

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10/10/2012 at 3:32pm
Elizabeth Warren did not disclose her work for Dow Chemical on the list of cases she produced minutes before the last debate. Dow Chemical was disclosed, however, on a sworn statement Warren filed in a 2002 bankruptcy case where she was being hired as legal counsel for one of the Committees of…
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Chicago Tribune withholds endorsement for Jesse Jackson Jr.

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Chicago Tribune withholds endorsement for Jesse Jackson Jr.

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10/10/2012 at 3:00pm
The Chicago Tribune announced today that it is withholding its endorsement for AWOL Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr., given his now more than four-month-long absence from attending to his duties in the House of Representatives. The Tribune editorial page, which has endorsed Jackson in the past, writes that they will revisit this…
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Branco Cartoon – Ad Dump

Posted by  ▪  October 10, 2012

Branco Cartoon – Ad Dump

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10/10/2012 at 2:00pm
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