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NC NAACP Chief calls SC Senator Tim Scott a Ventriloquist’s ‘Dummy’

Sounds like the North Carolina NAACP president, Rev. William Barber II, has taken a page out of the intolerant segregationist rhetoric of New York Governor Cuomo playbook.  Cuomo suggested that conservatives have no place in New York.   Barber mimicked [...]

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Congressman James Lankford to seek Colburn Senate Seat

Oklahoma City, OK – James Lankford, U.S. Representative of Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District and Chairman of the House Republican Policy Committee, announced today that he will seek the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by long-time U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, M.D.  Senator [...]

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Democrats Running From (Not On) ObamaCare in 2014

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz said that Democrats would be running on Obamacare in 2014.  Yeah, They are running alright, Running away!  Here is your first example of the House Majority PAC trying to save a vulnerable Congress seat by [...]

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GOP Congressman: I got into Politics to stop Paying Women to have Children

Liberal heads probably exploded all over the Beltway on Wednesday when Texas conservative Congressman Louie Gohmert took to the House floor to do something libs truly hate: Tell the truth about welfare checks and unwed mothers – and say he [...]

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DC Mean Tweets As Read by members of Congress

Now This News thought it would play on Jimmy Kimmel Celebrities reading negative or hateful tweets, so they decided to ask members of Congress to read some hateful tweets directed toward them. e.g Sen. Schumer reads that he is as [...]

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What is in the $1Trillion 1,582 Page Omnibus Spending Bill?

Late yesterday, Washington lawmakers dropped a massive, 1,582-page spending bill that will fund the entire government for fiscal year 2014. Known as the omnibus spending bill, the gigantic legislative text works off a budget deal that set spending at $1.012 [...]

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Graham: Introduce 20-wk Abortion Ban in ‘every state possible’

South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham attended the ‘Proudly Pro-Life Dinner’ tonight in Columbia.  Graham outlined legislation that he hopes to support in every state possible prior to introducing, ‘The Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.’ in the Senate. Graham said [...]