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Louisiana Republican Literally Runs Out Of Interview To Avoid Explaining Why She’s A Birther

Louisiana Republican Literally Runs Out Of Interview To Avoid Explaining Why She’s A Birther

Journalist David Wasserman has made a career of interviewing hundreds of politicians – this is the first time one has fled his office to avoid answering one of his questions. The distinction goes to conservative Louisiana state Rep. Lenar Whitney. In a state that is known for being very conservative, […]

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Confidence In Supreme Court Lowest Since Gallup Started Tracking It

Confidence In Supreme Court Lowest Since Gallup Started Tracking It

Recently, Congress was ranked the least popular in history, now the Supreme Court joins them. Americans now view both branches with hardly any confidence – and the executive branch isn’t doing much better. It hasn’t always been this way. While Congress has always tended to be more unpopular than the […]

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This May Be The Most Honest Political Ad You’ll Ever See (VIDEO)

This May Be The Most Honest Political Ad You’ll Ever See (VIDEO)

Gil Fulbright may not be a real politician, but somehow he’s still probably the realest politician out there. In a satirical political ad, an actor portraying “Honest” Gil Fulbright gives Kentucky voters the kind of doublespeak, awkwardly staged setpieces (“a version of me that visits random worksites with paid actors, […]

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Disgusting Anti-Hillary ‘Lewinsky’ Bumper Stickers Found In GOP Office (And She’s Not Even Running Yet)

Disgusting Anti-Hillary ‘Lewinsky’ Bumper Stickers Found In GOP Office (And She’s Not Even Running Yet)

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has not announced her candidacy for president yet, but that doesn’t mean Republicans aren’t absolutely freaking out about the possibility. It’s hard to blame them, either. By nearly every poll taken, Clinton demolishes the Republican competition. In fact, according to an analysis by stats-guru […]

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GOP Senator Praises SCOTUS Decision: Birth Control Just For ‘Recreational Behavior’ Anyway

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Of all the lousy ways conservatives have been celebrating the Supreme Court’s recent decision to allow business owners to decide if their employees’ health insurance should include birth control, Utah Republican Sen. Mike Lee’s victory lap on right-wing radio might be the most indefensible. While discussing the controversial decision, Lee […]

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New Book Exposes How The Koch Brothers’ Political Machine Manipulates The Media

New Book Exposes How The Koch Brothers’ Political Machine Manipulates The Media

‘I definitely got the sense that the Koch Industries folks were tracking what I was doing fairly closely.’ – Daniel Schulman, author of ‘Sons of Wichita’

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Leading GOP Senate Candidate: Creationism Should Be Taught In Public Schools (AUDIO)

Leading GOP Senate Candidate: Creationism Should Be Taught In Public Schools (AUDIO)

In the misaligned world of Senate front-runner, Rep. Steve Daines’ (R-Mont.), creationism would be taught along with evolution.

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Toronto Citizens Fear For What Rob Ford Will Do Next

Rob Ford, Toronto mayor, drug addict, and alcoholic is now allegedly being charged with domestic abuse charges among other things.
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Rob Ford, Toronto mayor, drug addict, and alcoholic is now allegedly being charged with domestic abuse charges among other things.

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Twitter IPO And Defanged STOCK Act Has House Ethics Committee Worried About Corruption

Gutting the STOCK Act means that members of Congress could buy shares in Twitter's IPO, and it could be a long time before the public knew it. Image: JoshSemans

Twitter is the latest social media platform to go public. Its IPO is slated to run $23 to $25 per share, for about 70 million shares. They expect to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. However, the Congressional Ethics Committee is nervous about it because of […]

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A Woman For President In 2016? Democrats Have A Choice Of Four

A Woman For President In 2016? Democrats Have A Choice Of Four

Not just one woman, but four, are possible Democratic candidates for president in 2016 according to the Christian Science Monitor (CSM).

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Why The Race Issue Still Heavily Influences American Politics

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We like to think of ourselves as a post-racial nation, but we’re not. Not even close. The race issue is still very much alive and affecting our politics.

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Paper Tiger Politics: Conservative Pundit Admits Republicans Lie About Everything (VIDEO)

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Did right-wing pundit Ben Domenech just tell MSNBC’s Chris Hayes the GOP is built on a foundation of lies? Here’s a moment the liberal media missed.

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Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Just how stupid does Mitch McConnell think women are? Judging by his new ‘Women For Team Mitch’ campaign, the answer is ‘plenty.’ McConnell’s new pitch for the vote of Kentucky women — in his bid for re-election to the Senate — is so full of lies and distortions, he must […]

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Game Of Thrones Politics: Republicans Attempt To Oust Obama (VIDEO)

The fact that an elected member of Congress is wasting his time pursuing legal action for impeachment is not only ridiculous, but bad for the country. Image of Rep. Kerry Bentivolio @ BrunchNews

The fact that an elected member of Congress is wasting his time pursuing legal action for impeachment is not only ridiculous, but bad for the country.

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Harry Potter Fans More Politically Active, More Likely To Hold Liberal Views, Says New Book

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Why does this professor think Millennials dislike George Bush and the GOP because they grew up reading ‘Harry Potter’ books?

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Hillary Clinton Starts New Speech Tour — Are You Ready For Clinton 2016?

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Hillary Clinton’s new speech tour is off and running. Despite recent attacks, Clinton and her super-PAC ‘Ready for Hillary’ are hitting the ground early.

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RNC Chair Won’t Sit Still For Hillary Clinton Pictures

RNC Chair Won’t Sit Still For Hillary Clinton Pictures

Reince Priebus is still fighting against the release of a movie on Hillary Clinton’s life, revealing that the RNC is in the fight of their life.

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Jimmy Fallon & Lewis Black Slam Kentucky & Texas

Jimmy Fallon & Lewis Black Slam Kentucky & Texas

Over the past week Rand Paul and Chris Christie got into a much televised spat over who spends what and who is the welfare state, bringing home the bacon.

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These Two Anti-Abortion Protesters Should NOT Have Harassed This Man’s Wife (VIDEO)

These Two Anti-Abortion Protesters Should NOT Have Harassed This Man’s Wife (VIDEO)

‘You make people that are already upset, on the worst day of their lives, feel even worse.’

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Missouri GOP Senator Wonders: “Is Liberalism A Mental Disorder?” Here’s His Answer

Photo of Senator Brian Nieves (R-MOron) from KDSK 5.

In September 2010, this guy pulled out a gun and threatened to kill a political opponent’s campaign director. And he says liberals have a mental disorder.

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