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Heartbleed bug could affect HealthCare.gov

We promise we won’t bring up the fact that we told you there are security issues on the Obamacare website healthcare.gov or that the site is a hackers wet dream.  But you should probably change your password due to Heartbleed [...]

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Obama Kicking the Keystone XL pipeline down the Road

The Obama administration has extended a key review period for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, Fox News has learned, potentially pushing off a decision until after the midterm elections. The administration is extending a 90-day review period for federal agencies [...]

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Smoking Gun: Bundy Ranch Raided to protect Solar Energy Project

Supporters of Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy say the Bureau of Land Management may have impounded his cattle because of recommendations the agency made last month to preserve Gold Butte land Bundy has used without paying federal grazing fees. The recommendations [...]

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The ‘War on Women’ Failed in 2012

President Obama is suddenly upset about the alleged wage gap between men and women, but he’s not responding to a national economic crisis. Instead, he is attempting to revive the “war on women” theme that, according to Washington wisdom, helped [...]

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Impeach Eric Holder

Impeachment is the only cure for an unethical and extremely partisan US Attorney General. Eric Holder has established himself to be beyond the jurisdiction of American law. This leaves only one solution that is to impeach the Attorney General. Holder’s [...]

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Cantor Statement regarding Obama Call on Immigration Reform

Congressman Cantor Issues Statement On Phone Call With President Obama WASHINGTON, D.C. – Earlier this afternoon, President Obama called Congressman Eric Cantor (VA-7) about immigration: “Today, President Obama called me to discuss his desire for comprehensive immigration reform. The President [...]

Heavily armed Russian soldiers without insignia seen in Perevalnoye on March 4, 2014. Yuri Kozyrev—NOOR for TIME Heavily armed Russian soldiers without insignia seen in Perevalnoye on March 4, 2014. Yuri Kozyrev—NOOR for TIME

NATO gets serious after Putin pushes the limit

With large scale provocations in Eastern Ukraine, NATO gets serious as Putin pushes the limit, NATO gets serious. Diplomatic channels with Russia are still open, but NATO has decided to counter Russia’s provocation by increasing it presence in Eastern Europe [...]

Radical Progressive Sally Kohn: What I learned on Fox News

For a radical progressive who once harbored negative stereotypes about folks on the right, it was a turning point for me: Though Sean Hannity or Sarah Palin and I disagree profoundly on politics – they’re personable, kind, and human. If you [...]

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Republicans Sue IRS on Tax Day

WASHINGTON – Today the Republican National Committee (RNC) filed a lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for withholding records sought by the RNC’s 2013 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. In the initial request on May 21, 2013, the RNC [...]

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Ukraine Crisis: Energy could be a formidable weapon

Energy could be a formidable weapon to keep Russia in check. In the ongoing Ukraine crisis, with a Russian takeover of east Ukraine a real possibility, Western nations are at odds on how to counter Russia’s moves. Severe consequences with [...]

GOP to DCCC Chair Steve Israel: Show me the Racists

On Sunday’s “State of the Union,” CNN’s Candy Crowley asked DCCC Chairman Rep. Steve Israel if he thought his Republican colleagues are racist. Israel responded, “Not all of them, no. Of course not. But to a significant extent, the Republican base [...]