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DOJ Convenes Grand Jury For Zimmerman Civil Rights Case

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

But where’s the credible evidence?

DOJ Convenes Grand Jury For Zimmerman Civil Rights Case

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10/30/2014 at 5:15pm
Note: Title has been updated. The Orlando Sentinel newspaper today reported that the Department of Justice has assembled a Federal Grand jury to meet next week to hear testimony about whether George Zimmerman violated Trayvon Martin’s civil rights on the night that Zimmerman ultimately killed Martin in self-defense. It was only last month that the Washington Post…
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Viral Facebook post lays out case for a Bongino victory

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

Are the tables turning in Maryland?

Viral Facebook post lays out case for a Bongino victory

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10/30/2014 at 3:13pm
Remove yourself from the monotonous political rhetoric for just a moment, as difficult as that may be at this point in an election year. Consider a reality that needs no embellishment. Consider a race that stands on its own as a stark choice of great consequence. A story of the longshot. The…
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Democrats Scrambling Toward Election Day

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

They’re circling the wagons–but will it be enough?

Democrats Scrambling Toward Election Day

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10/30/2014 at 1:30pm
We’ve written extensively about Democrats’ troubles this election cycle, and how Republicans have reason to be confident (although not overly so) heading into Tuesday’s midterm elections. Most of the polling and analysis has focused on Republican chances to take the Senate, but recent reports show that Democrats are also scrambling to…
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Dan Maffei March 2010: Obamacare “burns the village in order to save it” (#NY24)

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

Yet 8 days later Maffei agreed to support Obamacare in a turning point for Democrats.

Dan Maffei March 2010: Obamacare “burns the village in order to save it” (#NY24)

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10/30/2014 at 11:50am
Although I live in the NY-23 congressional district, we’re in the NY-24 (Syracuse) television market. NY-24 is represented by Democrat Dan Maffei, who portrays himself as a moderate Democrat. Maffei is being challenged by John Katko. Maffei first was elected in 2008, but lost his seat in 2010 by a few hundred votes,…
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One of those “chickenshit” operations

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

Operation Isotope (1972)

One of those “chickenshit” operations

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10/30/2014 at 10:30am
The senior official in the Obama administration who referred to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as “chickshit” probably has much more courageous things than Operation Isotope on his resume. Operation Isotope was a raid involving the rescue of hijacked Sabena Flight 571, and Netanyahu was a participant, along with another Israeli Prime…
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Kay Hagan: Depends on what the meaning of “you can keep your health plan” is

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

Memories of promises broken, as Harry Reid’s super PAC blames Thom Tillis death of Trayvon Martin.

Kay Hagan: Depends on what the meaning of “you can keep your health plan” is

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10/30/2014 at 9:00am
To be fair, Senator Kay Hagan wasn’t the only Democrat who said people would be able to keep their healthcare plans and doctors under Obamacare. Lots of Democrats made that claim, including Obama and many of his supporters in the media. It’s funny how they’re so tongue tied now. Kay Hagan was…
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Is this “82-Year Old Black Senior Citizen Grandmother” trouble for Democrats?

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

One of a rising number of voices.

Is this “82-Year Old Black Senior Citizen Grandmother” trouble for Democrats?

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10/30/2014 at 8:00am
Are Democrats at risk of losing the most reliable voting base, Blacks? Or, just as bad for Democrats, having low turnout? This video may just be an anecdote, or it may be the sign of something larger happening. An 82-year old Black woman named Joyce explains why she voted Republican for the first time in…
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Branco Cartoon – Tricked

Posted by  ▪  October 30, 2014

This party is the boom.

Branco Cartoon – Tricked

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10/30/2014 at 7:00am
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Save the whales! (Just don’t feed them.)

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

If you feed them, you might get charged with a crime.

Save the whales! (Just don’t feed them.)

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10/29/2014 at 9:37pm
Proponents of extensive government regulation over research and consumer industries tout their policies as protection against potentially dangerous or harmful behavior; we’ve previously covered silly regulations preventing consumers from engaging in a free economy, and described how these regulations do little to actually protect anyone from anything. The real problem with…
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Barack’s Baseless Bibi-Basher

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Jeffrey Goldberg’s “chickenshit” administration source swings, misses

Barack’s Baseless Bibi-Basher

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10/29/2014 at 7:05pm
Yesterday Prof Jacobson rightly assessed Jeffrey Goldberg’s The Crisis in U.S.-Israel Relations Is Officially Here as describing a crisis “in Obama-Israel relations.” Although the White House has offered a disavowal of the profane insult made by one of Goldberg’s sources, the full substance of his remarks needs to be rebutted. The offending…
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Republican Colorado Senate Candidate Cory Gardner wants to ban condoms? (No)

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Or at least that’s what the latest NARAL ad would have you believe

Republican Colorado Senate Candidate Cory Gardner wants to ban condoms? (No)

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10/29/2014 at 5:29pm
NARAL probably didn’t intend for their latest radio ad to be butt of every Conservative joke, but that’s exactly what happened. The National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League (NARAL), issued a press release today announcing, “a new $450,000 ad campaign attacking Senate candidate Cory Gardner for his position against birth control. The…
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Wisconsin breaking for Walker? Marquette shows 50-43% lead

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Republicans are more motivated to vote, and that may be the difference.

Wisconsin breaking for Walker? Marquette shows 50-43% lead

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10/29/2014 at 2:28pm
The Marquette Law School final poll was just released, and it shows Scott Walker with a 50-43% lead among likely voters: A new Marquette Law School Poll finds Republican Gov. Scott Walker leading Democratic challenger Mary Burke 50 percent to 43 percent among likely voters in the Wisconsin governor’s race. Another 3…
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SodaStream relocating factory to southern Israel

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Hundreds of Palestinians may be out of a job.

SodaStream relocating factory to southern Israel

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10/29/2014 at 1:23pm
Someplace a BDS activist is celebrating that SodaStream is closing it’s factory near a West Bank settlement. And with it may go hundreds of jobs for Palestinians. Sodastream says it was a commercial decision, not because of the boycott which seeks to ban Sodastream from television and stores. But no matter, BDS will call…
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Court rejects Rasmieh Odeh motion to postpone trial (#Justice4Rasmea)

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

And reiterates prior rulings that she cannot contest Israeli terrorism conviction as part of defense. Trial starts November 4.

Court rejects Rasmieh Odeh motion to postpone trial (#Justice4Rasmea)

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10/29/2014 at 12:07pm
We reported on the case of convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmieh Odeh (aka Rasmea Yousef), who is charged with falsely filling out her naturalization application by failing to disclose her conviction in Israel in the late 1960s on terrorism charges in connection with a supermarket bombing. Odeh sought to contest that Israeli conviction…
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Millennials abandon Democratic sinking ship

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Harvard Survey shows shifting allegiance that should scare Democrats

Millennials abandon Democratic sinking ship

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10/29/2014 at 10:39am
Last year at this time we noted the Harvard Institute for polling showed a shift in Millennials’ allegiance, Harvard Survey: Obama and Obamacare push Millennials support off cliff: Havard’s Institute of Politics just released a devastating study showing a massive drop in support among Millennials for Obama and Obamacare. Bottom line is that…
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Nurse released from NJ to Maine rejects home quarantine

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

Kaci Hickox is going to do what she wants, health officials be damned.

Nurse released from NJ to Maine rejects home quarantine

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10/29/2014 at 8:00am
Kaci Hickox is back home in Maine. But she’s as defiant as ever: Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital despite exhibiting no Ebola symptoms after arriving from West Africa, won’t follow the quarantine imposed by Maine officials, her attorney said tonight. “Going forward she does…
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Jeanne Shaheen “out there working for the people of Vermont”

Posted by  ▪  October 29, 2014

An obvious gaffe by Elizabeth Warren that no one on The View, including Warren, blinked an eye at.

Jeanne Shaheen “out there working for the people of Vermont”

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10/29/2014 at 7:00am
Elizabeth Warren appeared on The View on Tuesday and gave ringing endorsement to Jeanne Shaheen for working so hard for the people of… Vermont. From the Washington Free Beacon: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) gave an impassioned endorsement of senator Jeanne Shaheen (D., N.H.) on Tuesday’s The View. The only problem was that she…
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