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Spotlight: Attention GOP: Obstructionism Won’t Make Obama Not Be President

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Attention GOP: Obstructionism Won’t Make Obama Not Be President   >by: Philip Bump  10:14 AM ET | The Atlantic Wire | 09/26/2013 | The Republican strategy of universal obstructionism, focused on preventing the reelection of Barack Obama, is no longer tied to any such goal. With party leaders scrambling to figure out how to prevent […]

Exposed: Sorry, The Latest Anti-Obamacare Article To Go Viral Is Totally Wrong

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Sorry, The Latest Anti-Obamacare Article To Go Viral Is Totally Wrong >by Igor Volsky on September 23, 2013 at 4:02 pm | An article published by Forbes claiming that Obamacare will increase health care costs by $7,450 for a typical family of four is spreading like wildfire across the internet, but causing eye rolls from […]

Obamacare edition: How well do you know the news?

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How well do you know the news: Obamacare edition >by James Arkin and Kourtney Geers | 09/20/2013 | Re-post 09/22/2013 #DLU! | Republicans in Congress have continued a push this week to attach defunding Obamacare to the continuing resolution funding the government, which President Barack Obama has said he will veto. Think you’ve been keeping […]

Explore: Senate turns to CR that defunds Obamacare

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Senate turns to CR that defunds Obamacare >by Jake Sherman and John Bresnahan | 9/20/13 11:29 AM EDT Updated: 9/21/13 3:30 PM EDT | Politico |   It’s now up to the Senate. With ten days until a possible government shutdown, the battle over federal spending has shifted to the Democratic-controlled Senate, where Senate Majority […]

Examine: New Senate Syria plan limits Barack Obama …Obama and Congress: ‘Rolling the dice’!

AP-Syria Chemical Weapons

New Senate Syria plan limits Barack Obama >by JOHN BRESNAHAN | 9/2/13 5:29 PM EDT| Politico – New Senate Syria plan limits Barack Obama | Senate leaders are working on a revised resolution authorizing U.S. strikes in Syria that puts President Barack Obama on a short leash in responding to the alleged use of chemical […]

Spotlight Obama: U.S. ‘should’ punish Syria; will seek congressional permission

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Obama: U.S. ‘should’ punish Syria; will seek congressional permission >by: Reid J. Epstein and Jonathan Allen | August 31, 2013 01:08 PM EDT | [I say take him (Syrian President Bashar Assad) out - plain and simple...Done!] The United States is prepared and “should” take military action against Syria, President Barack Obama said Saturday afternoon […]

Spotlight: Barack Obama and Martin Luther King Jr.

Barack Obama (left) and Martin Luther King Jr. (right) are shown. | AP Photos

Barack Obama and Martin Luther King Jr. >by Jonathan Allen | 8/24/13 7:01 AM EDT| Politico |Just a note: The March on Washington that took place on Aug. 28, 1963, was one of the largest political rallies and peaceful gathering in the nation for civil rights; highlighting the push for Jobs, Independence and Civil Liberties – […]

Spotlight: Eric Holder to Announce Major Criminal Law Reforms

Mary Jane Tree

Eric Holder to Announce Major Criminal Law Reforms on Monday. It’s About Time this Administration Caught Up with the States. >by Chloe Cockburn, Advocacy and Policy Counsel, ACLU & Alex Stamm, ACLU Center for Justice at 3:58pm| Next Monday, Eric Holder will give a speech that we expect to propose some major policy shifts in […]

Spotlight: 8 Ways Privatization has Failed America

Privatization Failing America

8 Ways Privatization has Failed America >by Paul Buchheit |Nation Of Change | Monday 5 August 2013 | Re-post Thursday 8, 2013 |   Some of America’s leading news analysts are beginning to recognize the fallacy of the “free market.” Said Ted Koppel, “We are privatizing ourselves into one disaster after another.” Fareed Zakaria admitted, “I am a […]

Expose: A misleading ‘Obamacare’ poll, courtesy of the Chamber of Commerce and Harris Interactive

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A misleading ‘Obamacare’ poll, courtesy of the Chamber of Commerce and Harris Interactive >by Glenn Kessler , Published: July 30 | Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 6:00 AM | “Despite the Administration’s delay of the employer mandate by a year, small businesses expect the requirement to negatively impact their employees. 27% say they will cut hours to reduce full […]

Spotlight: Could North Carolina Lead A ‘Red-State Resurgence’?

Opponents of Voter ID Legislation

Could North Carolina Lead A ‘Red-State Resurgence’? >by Alan Greenblatt | August 02, 2013 8:13 AM | Pat McCrory hasn’t fared too well with protesters. The Republican governor of North Carolina has signed off on a vast array of conservative legislation this year, cutting taxes, slashing unemployment benefits and abolishing teacher tenure. So much change […]

Expose: The GOP’s Totally Reactive Reaction to the War on Women

GOP's War on Women

The GOP’s Totally Reactive Reaction to the War on Women >By Garance Franke-Ruta | Aug 2 2013, 2:07 PM ET | Five different Republican committees this morning released a joint memo pushing back on the “Democrats’ War on Women” messaging to highlight the sex scandals of a group of Democratic men and argue that Democrats […]

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