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Hurricane Sandy – How To Help


. As Hurricane Sandy begins to weaken and pass, cleanup efforts and relief are needed.  Here is how you can help through the American Red Cross. NOTE – Only use reputable charities and organizations in order to avoid scams. FINANCIAL HELP Financial donations help the Red Cross provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance to those affected by disasters ...

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Political Speak Got You Confused? Don’t Worry, Here’s Your Translation Guide

Mitt Romney (top left), President Obama (top right), former President Clinton (bottom left), and former President G.W. Bush (bottom right)

The Associated Press has compiled a dictionary, of sorts, to help you understand all the words, phrases, and other jargon that is used during the election season. With such extreme focus on so many races this election cycle – from the White House down to state-level races – readers can use this, not only as a dictionary, but as a ...

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My Response To Obama’s #ForAll Photos


. The Obama campaign has had ‘prominent’ Democrats tweet photos of themselves with words written on the back of their hands, such as “Obama Care”, “Medical Research”, and “For Our Kids”. My problem is that the important issues are not being addressed by the Obama Administration, as well as the Obama campaign. So here is my response: . What else ...

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CDN’s Michelle Ray Recognized For Influence And Outreach


. Kred, a company who specializes in social media analytics, has published their list of the Top 50 Political Bloggers, which is comprised of two separate lists: Top Influencers and Top Outreachers. CDN’s own Michelle Ray tops the list for the Top Outreacher in America.  This is a wonderful feat for Michelle, as she beat out Jake Tapper of ABC ...

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3 Strikes: Why Paul Ryan Is A Bad Choice For Veep

Paul Ryan

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them” ~Albert Einstein~ . The buzz is deafening. Social Media, the Mainstream Media, and seemingly everyone in-between is buzzing with excitement at Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan being named as Mitt Romney’s possible selection for the Vice Presidential nominee on the GOP ballot this November. Sure, Paul ...

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How To Help Millenials: An Interview With Former Labor Department Official

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The July 2012 jobs report was released on August 3rd 2012, and major news outlets have been reporting that the US economy added 163,000 jobs.  While the debate  rages on about the accuracy of the real number of jobs created or lost, the economic impact on young Americans has been lost in the fervor. The jobs report revealed some startling and ...

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Putin Wins, Unrest On Russian Horizon?

. Vladimir Putin will once again serve in the Kremlin as President of Russia, raking in an estimated 62% of the vote one day ago.  The closest competitor in the race was communist Gennady Zyuganov, bringing home around 17% of the votes. Mr. Putin will enter his 3rd term (6 year term) .  He is returning after a 4 year gap where ...

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US Energy Policy: Why It Failed & How To Fix It

THE FACTS ABOUT UNITED STATES ENERGY  One of the biggest drains on the American economy is, undoubtedly the importation of energy.  In the early 1970’s the United States was the world’s largest producer of Oil and Natural Gas.  If we still remain near the top of the world’s list of producers – #3 according to the CIA Fact Book – how is ...

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Defending the American Dream Summit – Halftime Report

Well folks, we are at the halfway point for Americans for Prosperity’s Defending the American Dream Conference in our nation’s capitol.  Breakouts and exhibits started early as over 2500 participants descended on the Washington Convention Center.  There were several small sessions on subjects ranging from blogging to health care to how to testify before a committee!  Heavy hitters such as ...

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CDN at the Defending the Dream Conference – Pregame Edition

Hello from Washington D.C. Members of the Conservative Daily News team are making their way up to the nation’s capitol as we speak for the 5th annual “Defending the American Dream” Summit.  This year’s addition promises to be a fantastic assembly of individuals who are ready to take the country back from its march toward socialism.  DAD coordinators, presenters and ...

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Atheists ‘Going Public’ Has Some Christians Hot Under the Collar

BANNOCKBURN, Ill., July 19, 2011 — From eye-catching billboards that proclaim, “I can be good without God,” to a critically acclaimed movie at the Sundance Film Festival, atheists are going public with their beliefs like never before. This has some Christians hot under the collar, but the leader of one of America’s leading evangelistic ministries is urging believers to keep ...

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