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Mark Begich Releases Pro-Arctic-Drilling Ad On Earth Day
As the world celebrates Earth Day, Sen. Mark Begich is out with a new ad touting his support for oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
New Media Journal
The Racist, Discriminating Democrat Party
The Democrat Party, the party of slavery, which openly practices the only form of discrimination that is acceptable today in American politics -- class warfare -- and discrimination against the successful, yesterday, for the third time in recent weeks, wrongly accused the Republican Party of racism.
Ku Klux Act passed by Congress
With passage of the Third Force Act, popularly known as the Ku Klux Act, Congress authorizes President Ulysses S. Grant to declare martial law, impose heavy penalties against terrorist organizations, and use military force to suppress the Ku Klux Klan .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Rep. Israel needs history lesson on his party's racism
I am disgusted by New York Congressman Steve Israel's claim that the "base of the Republican party is racist."
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Rhoads: Racist Heritage of the Democratic Party
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Byrd To Be Honored At Capitol Ceremony On Saturday
The late U.S. Sen. Robert C. Byrd will be honored at a public ceremony at the West Virginia State Capitol on Saturday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
How HRSA official used hygiene background
This month, I have the pleasure of spotlighting a dental hygienist who has worked in various entities in public health.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Hank Aaron likens Republicans to KKK
Link to full article at site. Maybe hank is using "afroamerican code" for the Koch brothers when he says "they have neckties and starched shirts".
Mon Apr 07, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Involuntary Shaking Could Be Caused By Essential Tremors
Deep brain stimulation eased Shari Finsilver's tremors, but did not stop them entirely.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Michael Hayden Says Dianne Feinstein Too 'Emotional' To Be Objective On Intelligence Report
Sen. Dianne Feinstein , chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, may be too "emotional" to have produced a fair report on the CIA's use of torture, former CIA Director Michael Hayden said Sunday.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Mike Honda Outraises Primary Challenger Ro Khanna For The First Time
Michael Makoto 'Mike' Honda, a Democratic representative from California, speaks during a Bloomberg West Television interview in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Huffington Post
Carl Levin Says Caterpillar Avoided Billions In Taxes
Sen, Carl Levin says manufacturing giant Caterpillar Inc. has used an aggressive tax strategy to shift profits overseas in order to avoid paying billions in U.S. taxes.
EDITORIAL: 'It's Not Easy Being Green...in WV Politics.' Alex...
Remember all those Cap and Trade ads John Raese and Joe Manchin poured into their 2010 blitzkrieg campaign for Robert Byrd's seat.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
The Huffington Post
Chuck Schumer Urges Security Review Of World Trade Center Site
Sen. Charles Schumer is asking federal officials to review security at the World Trade Center site after authorities said a series of daredevils sneaked into its signature skyscraper.
Politics a natural fit for new WVU student president Nyden
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Chris Nyden, recently elected president of West Virginia University's Student Government Association, says for him, politics was unavoidable.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Magic City Morning Star
Congressional Muscle and US Foreign Policy
On March 5, 2014, the US House of Representatives voted 410:1 to upgrade Israel from a "Major Non-NATO Ally" to a "Major Strategic Partner" -- a congressional initiative, significantly expanding the mutually-beneficial US-Israel strategic cooperation in the areas of missile defense, intelligence, national security at-large, technology, energy, ... (more)
New Media Journal
Congressional Muscle & US Foreign Policy
Ambassador Ettinger, the Executive Director of "Second Thought: A US-Israel Initiative," is an insider on US-Israel relations and Mideast politics.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Elections Morning Digest: Why 'repeal Obamacare' isn't a slam dunk for W. Va. Republicans
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Thu Mar 27, 2014
Senate Democrats Plot Move To Make Medicare Changes Harder
As part of a midterm elections effort to portray Democrats as the party protecting and nurturing the middle class, the Democratic Senate leadership is eyeing a way to make it harder for lawmakers to cut Medicare.
New approach to blasting Obamacare: Congressional candidate's ad...
New approach to blasting Obamacare: Congressional candidate's ad shows him blowing holes in the 1,000-page law with THREE different guns So Will Brooke, who wants to replace the retiring GOP Rep. Spencer Bachus, tosses the whole printout into a wood chipper Alabama congressional hopeful Will Brooke blows holes into a copy of the Affordable Care Act ... (more)