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A Colorado Springs county commissioner, who's considering entering the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, is again alleging that President Obama backed a national education program, in part, as a way to establish U.S. charter schools linked to a Turkish Islamic cleric.
Matt Tucker, the city's zoning administrator, said legal occupants are the only ones who can use storage facilities on a
A majority of the 100 executed inmates examined in a new study by three legal researchers had “a severe mental illness such
Low wages, debts and dim prospects all subjugate. This is the condition of a shocking number of Americans as income inequality rises. And their economic desperation and subordination occurred by design.
On a hot June morning in Washington, DC, roughly 30 people gathered in St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church to remember Michael
Folks, we are gearing up for midterm elections and that means that you should be aware of your rights. There are some real bad actors out there trying to implement laws to stop eligible people, including women, from voting.
Full Segment: The city of Washington D.C. ordered homeless shelters to remain open Sunday through Monday for yesterday's inauguration. Should we criticize the city's generosity?
After surviving an unparalleled disaster that rocked us to our core (Lindsay Lohan in Liz & Dick), we pulled together as a nation of Thelmas and Louises, ready to boldly drive off the fiscal cliff together.
Also on Wednesday, Fox News' Stuart Varney said that “with Obama’s victory, the takers have taken over. The makers are clearly
Although it does mark the end of long and grueling campaigns, the day after Election Day should not be perceived as the end, but rather, the beginning.
Perhaps Mitt Romney insists on making the 2012 campaign a referendum on President Obama's record, in an effort to ignore his own. The stark contrast between Barack's legacy and Mitt's lies could not be more apparent.
Do we have to open up our entire voting system to fraud because Viviette Applewhite doesn't feel like taking even the most minimal steps to prove that she's actually eligible to vote?
3. From 1998-2008, Koch-controlled foundations gave more than $196 million to organizations that favor polices that would
The findings may seem contradictory with recent news that the U.S. has the highest corporate tax rate among developed nations
Still, Issa at least seemed tolerant of the protesters' right to have a voice. California Republican Darrell Issa may think
So while Democrats celebrate this recent battle against Limbaugh, they should know that the giant isn't dead. He'll be back
By employing phrases like "food-stamp president," Newt Gingrich has become a symbol of racialized politics. But he's not the only one suffering from racially insensitive diarrhea of the mouth.
The complaint is pervasive: politicos are unresponsive. There is polarized policy being imposed on unpolarized voters all over the country, and Michigan ranks among the states where this happens most frequently.
"All of us should help carry the load, and there is actually a very straight forward and achievable way to do that," Bloomberg