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1 hr ago | The Independent

Scottish independence: Betfair pays out 'No' bets in...

Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Betfair has started to pay out bets to punters who have staked their money on a "No" result in the Scottish independence referendum - even though the result of the vote is three days away.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

5 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

5 Things About Bobby Jindal's Energy Plan

Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana hopes to emerge as a leading policy thinker in the field of potential GOP presidential candidates. He released an energy plan Tuesday that in some ways is more nuanced and moderate than ideas espoused by other candidates.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Ted Cruz, Alternative Energy, Energy

10 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

Republican to lead vets group for Democrat Hassan

Republican Air Force veteran Griffin Dalianis is leading a group of 150 veterans supporting incumbent Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan's re-election bid. Dalianis is a former co-chair of veterans committees for Republican presidential nominees Mitt Romney and John McCain.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, John McCain, George Bush

10 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

Mine Worker Slaps Big Coal CEO With Lawsuit: I Was Fired Because I Wouldn't Donate To Republicans

A group of coal miners in Ohio feel they would have been fired if they did not attend an Aug. 14 event with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and contribute to his campaign -- and to make matters worse, they lost of day of pay We've already discussed what a piece of work this Robert Murray is, whether it's his terrible safety record, coercing employees on who they're going to donate to and forcing them to appear as props at political events, so it isn't really a big shock NPR has a pretty chilling report on the investigation of Massey Energy's management of the Upper Big Branch mine ventilation.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Liberal Political News

10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Retirement Rich List: 314 Have IRAs Averaging $258 Million Each, GAO Estimates

I'm the Washington D.C. bureau chief for Forbes and have worked in the bureau for more than two decades. I've spent much of that time reporting about taxes -- tax policy, tax planning, tax shelters and tax evasion.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Publishing, Media, Forbes, Tax, IRA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat

14 hrs ago | CNN

With new ad, Democrats try to paint Scott Brown as Mitt Romney

A new political ad against Republican Scott Brown could easily have been an attack ad against Mitt Romney in 2012. One of the toughest spots to hit Brown this cycle, the 30-second ad paints the former senator from Massachusetts as a "yes man" to a large corporation that has outsourced jobs.


Related Topix: US News, Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Outsourcing, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Bruce Rauner responds to falling poll numbers by calling Quinn a 'bumbling fool'

Gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner calls for Gov. Quinn to fire all of the illegal hires made during the Quinn administration. During the press conference, Rauner called Quinn a "bumbling fool."


Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Ed Rendell

16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Peter Lucas: Taunts come back to haunt mocker in chief

His usage of mockery to demean and belittle his opponents comes straight from one of the men he most admired, the leftist Chicago radical Saul Alinsky, whose Rules for Radicals is the bible of the far left. "Ridicule is man's most potent weapon," Alinsky wrote in his primer for revolutionaries.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, New York, Vladimir Putin, Netherlands, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

16 hrs ago | NJ.com

The Morning Note: Who do you think should be Mitt Romney's running mate?

Will Mitt Romney's choice be Paul Ryan, Pat Toomey, Mitch Daniels, Tom Ridge, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie or someone else? Good morning . It's Thursday, May 31, 2012 .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Chris Christie, US Governors, Barack Obama, Joe Biden

17 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

Chris Christie campaigns in North & South Carolina

Gov. Chris Christie and South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley speak at a Republican Governors Association meeting.


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Nikki Haley, US Politics, US News, New Jersey, Salem, NJ, Morris County, NJ

17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Complain as they do, rural Republicans control House [Commentary]

Folks in the hinterlands who complain that they want their country back should stop whining. They have a lock on the House of Representatives and a good shot at owning the Senate , too.


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20 hrs ago | American Thinker

The Primal Scream of the Tribal Mind

See what a couple of beheadings will do? It looks like the soccer moms of 1996 that became the security moms of 2004 that became the Walmart moms of 2012 have confirmed the Duke of Mantua's complaint: " La donna mobile ." The fickle little minxes have taken one look at the ISIS beheadings and all of a sudden the ISIS moms have put the president at 37% approval.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Mon Sep 15, 2014


T Minus 50: Looking For Signs of GOP Wave

The midterm elections are 50 days away. In many states, early and absentee voting will begin in the coming days.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat


The Path Forward on Ebola and Other Public Health Emergencies

The Apothecary, a blog about health care and entitlement reform, is edited by Avik Roy, a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and a former health-care policy adviser to Mitt Romney. Avik also writes a weekly column on politics and policy for National Review.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Duke University, North Carolina, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Roll Call

House Ethics Committee Probing Paul Broun

Rep. Paul Broun, the Georgia Republican who lost a Senate primary in May, is being investigated for alleged ethics violations. The House Ethics Committee revealed Monday that it is reviewing the alleged misconduct, without disclosing the reason for the probe.


Related Topix: Representative Paul Broun, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ron Paul, Representative Michele Bachmann

San Francisco Magazine

Breaking up Is Hard to Do

Friday afternoon is traditionally the day to dump bad news that you want to see buried. So it's fitting that last Friday came word of the likely implosion of venture capitalist Tim Draper's ballot initiative that would have split California into six separate states.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Hot Air

It's Happening: NBC News reveals Hillary too far right for some Iowa Democrats

After coming in third in the Iowa caucuses in 2008, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton does not have much love for Hawkeye State Democrats. The feeling, it seems, is mutual.


Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Iowa, Hillary Clinton

The Washington Post

Bentivolio a seriously consideringa write-in campaign

Rep. Kerry Bentivolio , one of four sitting members of Congress to lose in a primary this year, says he is "seriously considering" waging a write-in campaign in November. In an interview with the Michigan news outlet MIRS , Bentivolio said he has decided to write his name on the ballot and is weighing whether he will actively encourage others to do the same.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Sports

National Review Online

Joel Gehrke: The War on Women 2.0

"The Republican War on Women is back, and it's even more appalling than ever," the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee trumpets in a list-building exercise. How appalling? Supporters of Senator Kay Hagan can't believe that Republican House speaker Thom Tillis referred to her by her first name during their first debate.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Claire McCaskill, Mitch McConnell

The Washington Post

Morning Plum: Bill Clinton tells Dem voters to wake up already

"I've studied all the polls and I really believe that we're still in a zone where they're all real close and it depends on who decides to show. And our side's not used to voting in midterms.


Related Topix: Bill Clinton, History in the News, US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, African-American, Senator Kay Hagan, North Carolina Government, North Carolina