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  1. Residents of Small Mass. Town Infuriated Over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | TheBlaze.com

    A firestorm of outrage has erupted in a small Massachusetts town over a a local government agency's proposal to ban all sales of tobacco and nicotine products. According to the New York Times , local residents are infuriated with a plan by the local Board of Health that would make Westminster - a town of 7,400 - the first county in the nation to prohibit the sales of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco.

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  2. Man, 79, charged in pot bust challenges searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. Mass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old woman who left her Midwestern home and spent the past nine years trying to help exonerate him.

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  3. LA times film critic Charles Champlin dies at 88Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | KFVS12

    Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. Mass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old woman who left her Midwestern home and spent the past nine years trying to help exonerate him.

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  4. New 'Today' executive out after brief tenureRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | KFVS12

    Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. Mass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old woman who left her Midwestern home and spent the past nine years trying to help exonerate him.

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  5. White House threatens to veto EPA related billsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | KFVS12

    Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. Mass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old woman who left her Midwestern home and spent the past nine years trying to help exonerate him.

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  6. Proposed ban on tobacco sales creates small-town uproarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Seattle Times

    Hundreds of residents listen during a public hearing Wednesday in Westminster, Mass., where local health officials seek to outlaw the sale of all tobacco and nicotine-based products within the town limits, a ban that would be the first of its kind in the United States. Citizens vent their anger after last week's Board of Health meeting was adjourned amid disruptions.

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  7. HealthCare.gov gets steady traffic; hits bumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | KFVS12

    HealthCare.gov got steady consumer interest and also hit a bump Monday, the first weekday of the new sign-up season under the president's health overhaul. Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison.

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  8. My Turn: Why are conservatives so frightened by ObamaCare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Examiner.com

    There are two types of conservatives in America . . . those poor, powerless folks who are scared witless by conservative scare tactics and those rich, powerful conservative politicians who know how to use those tactics to seize more money and more power.

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  9. Shirley Town Meeting ends with acceptance of Derby DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Home

    The final warrant article, which sought acceptance of Derby Drive as a town road, couldn't be voted on because of a seven-day waiting period required for filing certain documents. On Monday night, about 23 people, at least half of whom were Derby Drive residents, attended part two of the STM.

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  10. Kadish brings old ties to Baker to chief of staff postRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WWLP

    STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, NOV. 17, 2014..Governor-elect Charlie Baker, in his hiring of Northeastern University's Steven Kadish as chief of staff, has turned to a man with a lengthy resume who worked under him in both government and the private sector.

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  11. Says Obama - That Guy That Wasn't Even An Advisor And I...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Patterico

    And basically, call it the stupidity of the American voter or whatever, but basically that was really really critical for the thing to pass," said Gruber in the recently released bombshell video of a University of Pennsylvania panel he was on in October, 2013. Hey, that's my Preezy you're talking about, Bill M! I completely and totally believe him when he says he never heard of this Gruber fellow he used to talk so much about.

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  12. Obama: I've 'Stolen Ideas' From Man Who Called Voters 'Stupid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | News Max

    In an effort to distance himself from MIT professor Jonathan Gruber, President Barack Obama has sought to play down the economist's role in creating Obamacare. Asked about the subject at the G20 Summit in Australia, the president dismissed Gruber as "some adviser who never worked on our staff."

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  13. ObamaCare architect earned millions from taxpayers at federal, state levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Fox News

    "My job was just to see if the numbers added up," Dr. Jonathan Gruber, the controversial architect of ObamaCare, told PBS two years ago. And add up the numbers did - at least in terms of Gruber's consulting fees.

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  14. Our Opinion: Grubergate - Stupid is as stupid does?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    While we wouldn't go as far as saying the majority of Americans are stupid, the fact that the turnout for the 2014 mid-term elections was the lowest in more than seven decades might lead us to conclude that many of our fellow citizens are willfully ignorant. One quality of our species - and not just Americans - that philosophers, biologists and observers of the human condition have often pointed out is that people who don't know any better think they know all there is to know.

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  15. Gerrymanders Aren't Always RacialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Wall Street Journal

    Edward Blum's "Racial Gerrymandering Switcheroo" raises a subject that should be resolved nationwide. I live in the People's Republic of Massachusetts in a small town, Berkley, which is in the southeast corner, 20 miles from Providence, R.I., and 40 miles from Newton, Mass., a town next to Boston, but Berkley and Newton are in the same congressional district .

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  16. Obama in 2006: I've 'liberally' stolen ideas from GruberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Hill

    President Obama said in 2006 that he had stolen ideas "liberally" from the professor under fire for saying voter "stupidity" aided ObamaCare's passage. Video unearthed by the conservative Washington Free Beacon Monday showed Obama praising Jonathan Gruber and other liberal policy experts as some of the "brightest minds" in academia.

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  17. What is this bipartisanship you speak of?Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Wilson's Almanac

    On health care, we needed a market-driven plan that decreases the percentage of uninsured Americans without convoluting the U.S. health care system. Just such a plan sprang out of conservative think tanks and was tested by a GOP governor in Massachusetts, Mitt Romney.

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  18. What next, Massachusetts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Cape Cod Times

    First, a note of congratulations to the winners of last week's mid-term elections. It's a new day for the commonwealth as it welcomes a new governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, treasurer and a host of state legislators, including Sen. Vinny deMacedo, R-Plymouth/Barnstable, Rep. Tim Whelan, R-Brewster, and a new county commissioner, Leo Cakounes.

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  19. Tourism is growing in WMass, bringing in more jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | WWLP

    Tourists spent nearly $18 billion dollars in Massachusetts just two years ago, but tourism also creates a lot of jobs. Tourism is the third largest industry in Massachusetts.

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  20. On Native GroundWHAT Did the 'Fiscal Cliff' Actually Accomplish?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2013 | American Reporter

    As someone who has been following politics since I've been able to read, I believe that the 2012 presidential campaign will go down into the history books as an perfect example of how an incumbent can win re-election despite all the conventional wisdom that states otherwise. A list of those shibboleths may find value somewhere.

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