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  1. Tim Bishop in Political Peril - AgainRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Rep. Timothy H. Bishop's re-election has once again surged to the top of the cycle's list of most competitive House races, and Republicans are more optimistic than ever they can defeat the battle-tested New York Democrat. This cycle features a rematch between Bishop and his 2008 opponent, state Sen. Lee Zeldin, the GOP nominee.

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  2. Backroom Briefing: GOP, Democrats Go to War over WomenRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

    Republican candidates have long suffered from the "gender gap" between male and female voters, something Democrats have tried to exploit in recent years with discussion of a GOP "war on women." In fact, a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday found that former Gov. Charlie Crist, a Democrat, has a 14-point lead over Republican Gov. Rick Scott among women.

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  3. Domino Continues to Battle Murphy Even as Political Oddsmakers Write Him OffRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

    Even as national pundits write off his chances to beat U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Fla., in next week's elections, former state Rep. Carl Domino continues to turn up the heat on the Democratic congressman. Domino tried, once again, to link Murphy to President Barack Obama and U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Thursday.

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  4. As GOP Wave Forms, Why Isn't NRCC in Florida District 18?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News Max

    With the latest Washington Post poll showing likely voters nationwide preferring Republicans to Democrats by 50 percent to 44 percent in races for the U.S. House, signs are ominous for Democrats in the final days of the election that the GOP majority in the next House could reach record proportions. With "handicappers" and the "punditocracy" agreeing that this apparent wave is powered by unexpected Republican strength in Democratic-held districts, a number of Republicans are beginning to ask why its national party operations are ignoring candidates in winnable districts.

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  5. Allen West Winding Up the Season by Refocusing on FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sunshine State News

    After spending much of the last year more concerned about national politics, former U.S. Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., a favorite of the tea party movement, is turning his focus back on the Sunshine State. West will be traveling to Panama City on Saturday to help U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland, R-Fla., who is facing a serious challenge from Democrat Gwen Graham.

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  6. 'Some of Them Seem Willing to Fight for You'Read the original story

    Yesterday | PerrSpectives

    So it's come to this. In the wake of last week's Parliament shooting in Ottawa and the hatchet attack on police officers in New York, some in the GOP and its amen corner are calling for draconian measures against American Muslims and their places of worship.

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  7. As the US & UK Flags are Lowered in Afghanistan, What's Next?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Accuracy In Media

    I landed at Kabul airport in June 2005 to begin my duties as a civilian/military advisor to the Afghanistan National Army . My initial assignment was to the Kabul Military Training Center , east of Kabul on the Jalalabad Rd. We had host nation Afghanistan contracted drivers and we stayed in what was called a "safe house" in the city - my room was down in the basement - it felt safer down there.

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  8. Brasch WordsSPEARING a Tax DeductionRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- A few weeks ago, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives approved what Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman called "the most fraudulent budget in American history."

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  9. Disease and ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | American Thinker

    When the Islamic jihadists struck on 9-11, it was clear that one of their main aims was to destroy the economic success that characterized American exceptionalism. To that end, the airline industry was very adversely affected.

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  10. Patrick Murphy and challenger Carl Domino appear on WPTV's 'To The Point'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Examiner.com

    Incumbent Patrick Murphy and challenger Carl Domino, candidates for the U.S. congressional 18th District seat, appeared on WPTV's "To The Point" on Channel 5 hosted by Michael Williams on Sunday, October 26, 2014 in their one and only debate . As with many debates in the past from presidential, gubernatorial to local, physical appearance on stage and body language speaks volumes to voters that sometimes must split hairs to make their final decision to support.

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  11. So Allen West Wants To Shut Down 'Dens Of Sedition'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Crooks and Liars

    You know how conservatives -- especially Tea Party conservatives -- fetishize the Constitution and Bill of Rights? They claim they are the Supreme Documents, at least, until they're not. Allen West, lunatic and teapartyer, has some advice for the government, particularly with regard to Muslims in the United States.

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  12. Bill Clinton Heads to Florida to Help Democrats Build a BenchRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Sunshine State News

    Even his harshest critics would concede that Bill Clinton has one of the best political minds operating today -- which is why Republicans in Florida should be worried. Clinton will be in Florida on Sunday to help Charlie Crist and collect a few IOUs for Hillary Clinton which will be cashed in come 2016 when she runs for president again.

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  13. Reporting: LondonJULIAN Assange at the Center of Another Diplomatic...Read the original story

    Aug 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    He could've picked Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to make an appeal to Hispanic voters and defuse the immigration issue. He could've picked New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte if he wanted to make a mavericky pick a la Sarah Palin.

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  14. Perry Escapes Blame For Texas Ebola, While Obama Is Faulted For New York CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Crooks and Liars

    A NY doctor tests positive for Ebola, and President Obama still attends a fundraiser! The Right forgets Perry's notable absence while Dallas was in crisis. The first patient in the New York Metropolitan Area has tested positive for the Ebola virus, an inevitability in our global society.

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  15. Allen West On Ottawa Attack: "Shut Down" Mosques Of Perpetrators And Deport The ImamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Media Matters for America

    Fox News contributor Allen West believes the Western world should respond to the Ottawa terrorist attack by shutting down "the mosques and Islamic Centers where these individuals are attending" and deporting the imams. West added that closing these places "of so-called worship" is "the only way we send a message into the Muslim communities" that we're "not going to tolerate these snake pits of sedition."

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  16. The GOP's Favorite New Red State: CanadaBy Tim MakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Daily Beast

    The shocking terrorist attack in Ottawa on Wednesday yielded quickly to political sniping in the United States, as tragedies often do. What the sniping revealed, however, is the American right's rising esteem for Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the leader of the ruling Conservative Party.

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  17. Brasch WordsSPEARING a Tax DeductionRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- A few weeks ago, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives approved what Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman called "the most fraudulent budget in American history."

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  18. Where Is the Republican Party?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Breitbart.com

    Bongino has the pedigree as a former Secret Service agent that provides an automatic stamp of approval from everyone who learns this one fact about him. He has built-in name identification through his regular guest radio hosting gigs on both Washington, D.C. local and nationally syndicated radio shows, as well as a best-selling book Inside the Bubble that puts him on the credibility map.

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  19. Kerrigan says he'll restore trust in governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Democratic Lieutentant Governor candidate Stephen J. Kerrigan speaks at the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families office Sept. 14 in Worcester.

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  20. Kevin D. Williamson: Rove AgonistesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | National Review Online

    "Who's afraid of Kamala Harris? Karl Rove!" "Karl Rove Attacks - We Need Your Help!" Karl Rove's starring role in the 2010 California attorney general's race came as a surprise to Karl Rove, who wasn't actually involved in that particular contest. This happens with him all the time.

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