Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 359)
 

O’Malley Slams DNC Rigged Debate Schedule, Wasserman Schultz Not Pleased

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Posted by    Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 2:30pm 8/29/2015 at 2:30pm

Martin O’Malley’s complaints about the lack of Democratic debates are getting louder and it’s beginning to put a strain on his party. DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was not happy about his speech at a recent event.

Bradford Richardson of The Hill:

O’Malley challenges DNC over ‘rigged’ debate schedule

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley...

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Trump goes after Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Weiner, Hillary camp goes ballistic

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Posted by    Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 10:30am 8/29/2015 at 10:30am

While speaking at a campaign event in the Boston area Friday night, Donald Trump was jabbing Hillary Clinton and slipped into a seemingly improvised monologue about embattled Clinton aide Huma Abedin and her husband Anthony Weiner.

Josh Feldman of Mediaite:

‘Bing Bing Bing’: Trump Lets Loose on ‘Perv,’ ‘Sleazebag’ Anthony Weiner

Trump was talking...

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History and Hypocrisy Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 8:30am 8/29/2015 at 8:30am

One of Obama’s favorite expressions is the subject of this week’s history lesson with author and columnist Jonah Goldberg.

Speaking of history…

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The Return of Hillary’s Thing

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Posted by    Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:30am 8/28/2015 at 8:30am

Whenever Hillary Clinton is in trouble James Carville isn’t far behind, snarling and sneering at her critics, labeling their claims as ridiculous and unfounded.

Parts one and two of this horror series came out in March of this year, as soon as Hillary’s email problems began. Now, he’s back for the third...

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Huma Huma Huma

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Posted by    Friday, August 28, 2015 at 7:00am 8/28/2015 at 7:00am

Hillary Clinton’s trusted aide Huma Abedin was in the news earlier this month when it was alleged that she was overpaid while working at the State Department.

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Al Sharpton’s New Motto: “Wake up early Sunday morning, we much.”

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Posted by    Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 10:00am 8/27/2015 at 10:00am

MSNBC is dropping the Reverend Al Sharpton’s program ‘PoliticsNation’ from its daily lineup and moving him to a weekly slot which will air on Sunday mornings at 8 am.

Alex Weprin of Politico reports:

MSNBC moves Al Sharpton to Sunday mornings

Sharpton’s last weekday “PoliticsNation” will be Sept. 4. He moves to Sundays a...

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Marco Rubio: Trump Won’t be Republican Nominee

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 3:25pm 8/26/2015 at 3:25pm

Marco Rubio made a campaign stop in New Hampshire today and dismissed Donald Trump’s current front-runner status, saying that Trump will not be the Republican nominee for 2016.

Sahil Kapur of Bloomberg reported:

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Martin O’Malley: Democratic Party acting “in such an un-Democratic way”

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 7:00am 8/26/2015 at 7:00am

Martin O’Malley is angry at his own party for the lack of Democratic debates, and who could blame him? He’s so starved for media attention that he’s taken to bashing Donald Trump.

O’Malley makes a valid point—what’s the DNC so afraid of?

David Sherfinski of the

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St. Louis Woman’s Message to #BlackLivesMatter Goes Viral

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 5:30pm 8/25/2015 at 5:30pm

Missouri woman Peggy Hubbard has had enough. Following an incident in St. Louis involving a young black man and the police, she made a video message for #BlackLivesMatter and it has gone viral.

Dave Urbanski of The Blaze:

Black mother Peggy Hubbard notes on her Facebook page that she’s from St. Louis.

And even...

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Report: Obama Gives ‘Blessing’ to 2016 Biden Run

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 7:00am 8/25/2015 at 7:00am

CNN reported last night that President Obama has given his blessing to a 2016 presidential run for Vice President Joe Biden.

This news isn’t completely unexpected but as Legal Insurrection readers know, it will change the landscape of the Democratic Party’s 2016 primary, especially if Elizabeth Warren is involved.

From CNN’s report...

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Americans Who Stopped Train Attack Given France’s Highest Honor

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Posted by    Monday, August 24, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/24/2015 at 4:00pm

The three Americans who stopped a terror attack on a train in France over the weekend were given the Legion of Honor award by French President François Hollande.

CNN reports:

France honors 3 Americans, Briton for stopping train attack

Three days after they pounced on and subdued a gunman Friday aboard a packed train...

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Citizens Must Defend Themselves as Cities Descend into Lawlessness

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Posted by    Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/23/2015 at 4:00pm

Following the riots of this spring, Baltimore has found itself a city on the edge. In fact, Baltimore has now surpassed New York City in homicides for the year.

Justin Fenton of the Baltimore Sun:

Baltimore has surpassed New...

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Rand Paul Cleared to Run for President AND Senate

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Posted by    Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 8:00am 8/23/2015 at 8:00am

As we recently reported, Rand Paul has been dealing with the unique issue of running for president and his senate seat at the same time. Yesterday, his plans were approved.

Dave Weigel of the Washington Post:

Rand Paul sells...

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French Officials Praise Americans Who Thwarted Train Attack

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Posted by    Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 4:30pm 8/22/2015 at 4:30pm

A member of the Air Force, a national guardsman and a college student, (all Americans) stopped a terror attack on a French train Friday night.

This report from France 24 has the basic timeline of the incident:

Holidaying US servicemen foil French train attack

Anthony Sadler, a student studying physical therapy at Sacramento State...

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Bernie Sanders Now Courting Black Voters … Big Time

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Posted by    Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 10:30am 8/22/2015 at 10:30am

It looks like Bernie Sanders learned something from his recent run-in with #BlackLivesMatter in Seattle because he’s now taking great pains to reach out to black voters.

Vanessa Williams of t...

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Sensitive Snowflakes Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 8:30am 8/22/2015 at 8:30am

Imagine if we based free expression on logic instead of people’s feelings.

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Ben Carson Draws Crowd of 12,000 in Phoenix

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Posted by    Friday, August 21, 2015 at 8:30am 8/21/2015 at 8:30am

Dr. Ben Carson gave a speech Tuesday night to a crowd of 12,000 people at the Phoenix Convention Center. Carson was scheduled to speak at a smaller venue but the event was moved due to high demand. The Right Scoop notes th...

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