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  1. Clarice's College GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | American Thinker

    If you've recently lived with a high schooler in his last two years at home, your mailbox doubtless has been overflowing with college brochures. They picture friendly, sage-looking professors with tweed jackets and leather elbow patches; ivy-covered classical-looking buildings, interior shots of oaken libraries and wholesome-looking students studying in sylvan retreats.

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  2. Peter Suderman: Jonathan Gruber is a Liar. Was He a Liar Under Oath? ...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Instapundit

    As The Hill notes, in a late 2010 lecture to students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where Gruber is a faculty member, he talked about the health law and described his role in its creation, saying, "Full disclaimer: I'm going to describe it objectively, but I helped write it." In another 2010 video, captured by C-SPAN and posted at Townhall, Gruber also noted his bias in favor of the law while claiming to have helped write it.

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  3. Jonathan Gruber is a Liar. Was He a Liar Under Oath?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    In a sworn hearing before the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday, Gruber, widely cited in the press over the last few years as an architect of Obamacare, insisted that he did not write any of the health care law himself. "I didn't draft the legislation," he said , later reiterating the claim: "I did not write any part of the Affordable Care Act."

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  4. Mad scramble for votes to keep government fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Hill

    Defections in both parties are expected on the vote, which has been scheduled on the same day the current bill funding the government is set to expire. The legislation, known as the "cromnibus," would fund most of the government through September, but would only fund the Department of Homeland Security through Feb. 27. The short-term funding for Homeland Security is intended to win over Republicans who want to defund the agency to respond to President Obama's executive actions granting legal status to up to 5 million illegal immigrants.

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  5. GOP Heads Explode Over Obama VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Nashville Scene

    President Obama's visit to Nashville is throwing Republicans into a tizzy, and they're ranting against the president and libtards as well as brown-skinned people and various others. A sampling of their venom: Congresswoman Diane Black : "The Obama Presidency has been a disaster and can't end soon enough.

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  6. Representative Fincher's Aide is Mean to ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Nashville Scene

    When I saw the first tweets about Elizabeth Lauten's mean and bizarre Facebook diatribe about Sasha and Malia Obama , I thought, "Wow, she's a jerk." And then someone mentioned that she was a Congressional aide and I thought, "Man, what kind of dink would have this person on staff?" And then I was like "Please don't be someone from Tennessee. 4 comments

  7. Tennessee Lawmakers Respond to President's Immigration OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WTVC

    By David Morton, Nooga.com The president's recent immigration announcement drew the ire of Tennessee's Republican lawmakers. President Barack Obama announced Thursday evening that he will use his executive authority to prevent the deportation of about 5 million immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally.

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  8. Doug Ose Midterm Election Results: Ex-Congressman Loses House RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Switched

    Ose challenged freshman Rep. Ami Bera with the backing of Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS. Ose, a Republican, previously served in Congress from 1999 to 2005.

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  9. Al Secor Joins FSG Bank As Senior Vice President And Trust OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    FSG Bank announces that Albert W. "Al" Secor has joined its Trusts & Estates Group as senior vice president and trust officer.

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  10. Elected Officials Tour Taft Water Plant At PikevilleRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    Amid the rising concern about the quality of water coming from the Taft Water Treatment, several elected officials visited the water plant.

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  11. After beating his latest opponents, has DesJarlais triumphed over his past?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE - Shunned by much of the Tennessee and Washington GOP establishment, given up for politically dead by most observers, U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais triumphed over his opponents this year despite the odds.

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  12. Sherrell seeking Democratic Party chair postRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    Lenda Sherrell, a Democratic candidate for Congress in the Nov. 4 election, confirmed Thursday she will seek the open position for chairman of the Tennessee Democratic Party. The retired CPA from Monteagle was nominated recently as a candidate by a vetting committee convened by the party's State Executive Committee to identify candidates to replace Chairman Roy Herron, who is leaving the post, according to a written statement.

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  13. Small-Town Holiday Fun In Southeast TennesseeRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    Featuring local bands and dancers, floats strung with lights, and more, the Jimmy Liner Memorial Christmas Parade is one of the oldest Christmas parades in Tennessee.

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  14. History Center Presents John Sevier Lecture and Book Signing December 4Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga History Center will present a lecture by Gordon Belt, with Traci Nichols-Belt, on their recently released book, John Sevier: Tennessee's First Hero , at 6:00pm on Thursday, December 4th.

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  15. Guest Column: With Amendment 1, Tennessee's Problem With Women on DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    Amendment 1 - the only gateway abortion legislation in the country to make a special note of prohibition for cases of rape, incest or when the mother's health is in danger - passed with 53 percent of the vote. Tennessee continually shows women that the issues that directly affect their physical and mental well-being will sit and collect dust in favor of Christian dogma and veiled misogyny.

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  16. To Young Liberals in Red States: StayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Switched

    As everyone else has pointed out, the 2014 mid-term election was a rough one for Democrats . Through a number of liberal reforms, such as expanding marijuana legalization, raising the minimum wage and protecting a woman's right to choose , passed by ballot measures , the future of the liberal agenda seems bleak with Republicans taking control of the Senate and a number of states electing Republican governors.

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  17. Sherrell seeking Democratic Party chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    Lenda Sherrell, a Democratic candidate for Congress in the Nov. 4 election, confirmed today she will seek the open position for chairman of the Tennessee Democratic Party. The retired CPA from Monteagle was nominated recently as a candidate by a vetting committee convened by the party's State Executive Committee to identify candidates to replace Chairman Roy Herron, who is leaving the post, according to a written statement.

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  18. So Tennessee passed Amendment 1. What does that mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    I'm a 35-year-old single woman. So when I have sex, I'm not doing it because I'm trying to get pregnant; I'm doing it because, hey, it's sex! Do I really need another reason? I'm in the extremely fortunate position of being an educated, economically independent woman who has always had access to birth control.

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  19. Sherrell may seek Tenn. Dems top postRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Lenda Sherrell, who lost to Republican U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., in last week's 4th Congressional District race, is exploring running for the Tennessee Democratic Party's top post. "Like so many across Tennessee, I see it as my duty and responsibility to help our community; that did not come to an end on November 4th," the retired Monteagle accountant and grandmother said Monday in a news release.

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  20. Lenda Sherrell may run for Tennessee Democratic Party's top postRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE -- Lenda Sherrell, who lost to Republican U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., in last week's 4th Congressional District race, is exploring running for the Tennessee Democratic Party's top post.

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