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Senate Seats up for grabs in 2016

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2016 presents Democrats with some opportunities to steal back a few senate seats and possibly even re-take the majority. Democrats have a clear advantages this year as there are far more republicans up for election than democrats – 24 vs. 10. DEMOCRATS    Michael Bennet (Colorado) Richard Blumenthal (Connecticut) Barbara Boxer (California) retiring in 2016 Patrick Leahy (Vermont) Barbara Mikulski (Maryland) retiring in 2016 Patty Murray (Washington) ...

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Holt announces topics for first Presidential Debate

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NBC News anchor and moderator of the first presidential debate released the three major topics for the candidates to discuss in next Monday’s event. A press release from the Commission on Presidential Debates announced that the topics will include “America’s Direction,” “Achieve Prosperity” and “Securing America” with the caveat that the topics could change due to news developments. The debate, which will ...

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What’s the Point of Having a Majority If GOP Doesn’t Use It?

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Last week, during an aside in his speech at the Values Voters Summit, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R–TX) shared an insight into the timid appeasers comprising GOP congressional leadership. When he first entered the House in 2006 the talk was of the big things the Republican majority was going to accomplish. Then he attended a GOP House conference meeting and found ...

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Are digital campaigns the machine politics of the 21st century?

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The days of strong-arm politics creating a single party-dominance so concrete it rivaled dynastic monarchies, when urban kingmakers such as the infamous Boss Tweed ruled from the smoky back rooms of pool halls, are now like fables in the rich backstory of America’s political heritage. Their primary purpose in the enlightened now is seemingly to convey a moral, one of ...

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Donald Trump’s schedule for week beginning 9-19-16

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Donald Trump’s schedule for the coming week shows four six events, but his campaign always adds events as the week progresses so check back frequently for updates. *update, added new events updated event count * MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 – Fort Myers, FL – Germain Arena – 3:00pm start [Video] Doors open at Noon – registration closed as all available tickets ...

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When Is A Legacy Not a Legacy? (Hint: when Obama Claims It)

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A legacy is normally thought of as a positive thing handed down from one generation to the next, or in the example of a presidency, from one administration to future administrations, that will be looked upon favorably by successive administrations as beneficial to society in general. But occasionally the big-shot, arrogant posturing of one generation, in this case the “peace ...

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