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Matthews 'Would Bet' on GOP Winning Senate

Jul 15 2014 12:51pm CDT | Source: Big Government

MSNBC’s “Hardball” anchor Chris Matthews said “it still looks like the republicans can win the senate. I would bet on them winning the senate right now” in a discussion on Tuesday’s “Morning Joe.”  “It's all about the timing...will [voters] change their minds in time for the election?” And “a lot of time between now and November and there are senators like Begich and Landrieu who have family root in those states and they could withstand the tsunami if it comes and sti ...
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Getting Something Done

Jul 11 2014 8:57am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Dana Milbank in the Washington Post (7/2/14) writes about "the do nothing Congress" and when Congress leaves for the month of August, asks: "...will anybody notice that they are gone". On Morning Joe (7/7/14) Mika Brezinski observes: "More industries are leaving the country." Both are because the President and Congress get most of their contributions from Wall Street, the Big Banks and Corporate America. Wall Street, et al wants to keep the China pro ...
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Kirsten Powers: Mainstream Media Want Tea Party to Be Racists, Bigots

Jun 16 2014 12:55pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Kirsten Powers, a Democrat who served in Bill Clinton's administration, said the mainstream media want to portray the Tea Party as bigots and racists and are not capable of understanding what the movement is about. She also said that the Republican establishment plays into these biases and deliberately pushes unfavorable memes about the Tea Party to gullible -- and biased --  reporters.  While discussing Dave Brat's shocking upset over House Majority ...
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Gaza, July 29 (IANS/EFE) At least 100 Palestinians were killed Tuesday in the heaviest air and ground bombardment by Israeli forces on the Gaza Strip since the launch of Operation Protective Edge July 8 as an unilateral ceasefire offered by Palestinian factions hangs in balance amid media reports of Hamas rejecting it. | by IANS
 
Will not allow terrorists back in Waziristan: Pakistan army chief
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief Raheel Sharif Tuesday said the "terrorists will not be allowed" to return to the North Waziristan tribal region where a major offensive against militants continues. | by IANS
 
US voices support for Modi vision ahead of Kerry's visit
Washington/New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The US will seek to establish top level contact with the new Indian government as US Secretary of State John Kerry reaches India Wednesday on a visit expected to lay the groundwork for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-awaited September visit to the US. | by IANS
 
 

Chris Matthews: We Must Stop 'Looking Down Our Noses at the Tea Party'

Jun 14 2014 9:39am CDT | Source: Big Government

It took Dave Brat's shocking victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) for Chris Matthews and Chuck Todd to understand that the Tea Party movement is a state of mind and not a fad or a flash-in-the-pan movement. A day after Brat ousted Cantor in a race that blindsided the often conventional and lethargic mainstream media in their backyard (the mainstream press missed the biggest upset of ...
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Dem Sen Joe Manchin Open to Air Strikes in Iraq, Against Ground Troops

Jun 13 2014 12:44am CDT | Source: Big Government

In an appearance on Thursday’s “Hardball” on MSNBC, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), a member of the Senate Armed Service Committee, reflected on the deteriorating situation in Iraq, as ISIS forces close on the capital city of Baghdad. Manchin told host Chris Matthews he did not see a will from the Iraqi people to defend themselves and without that will, there was no use in committing U.S. ground troops in the forsaken country. He said he would be open to the possibility ...
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Smearing Private Bergdahl: the Republican Right Descends to a New Low

Jun 9 2014 7:32am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

I thought Karl Rove's 2004 Swift Boating of John Kerry's Vietnam service record in the US Navy was pretty disgusting, but the recent smears against President Barack Obama for winning Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release have descended to a new low. Instead of rejoicing in the homecoming of an American soldier who spent five years as a captive of the Taliban, the Republican response has been one of contempt and condemnation. There' ...
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Lay Down Your Arms America

Jun 3 2014 2:01pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Memorial Day 2014 has come and gone and back we go to our bread-and-butter concerns and our daily jousts with infomania. So in an effort to extend the conversation beyond the inevitable spike, I am moved to express my utter despondency on the painful subject of gun violence in America. Over the recent Memorial Day holiday, many Americans gathered to honor those who have lost their lives in service to our nation and to us as individuals, families and communities. I hono ...
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