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Suddenly, a Jerry Brown Presidential Run Looks Promising

Nov 5 2014 2:12am CST | Source: Big Government

Tuesday was the worst day in the recent history of the Democratic Party--worse, by far, than the 2010 elections or even the 1994 "revolution." It was bad because Democratic leaders insisted until the end that they would hold the Senate; worse because a sitting president was effectively neutralized for the remainder of his term; worst of all because every major race the Clintons involved themselves in went to the Republican candidate, re ...
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Moving To New Hampshire Didn't Help Scott Brown Get Back In The Senate

Nov 4 2014 8:30pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown (R) lost the New Hampshire Senate race against incumbent Jeanne Shaheen (D) on Tuesday. Brown moved to New Hampshire in 2013 and declared his run for the Senate in 2014. He was repeatedly criticized for lacking ties to the state and struggled with slip-ups about his location throughout his campaign. Brown served in the Senate from 2010 to 2013, filling the seat of the late Ted Kennedy (D). He lost that ...
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Nationwide suspense in battle for Senate

Nov 4 2014 5:06pm CST | Source: WND

United States Senate (Editor’s note: This page will be updated with results of the Senate elections as they come in.) WASHINGTON – Tuesday’s election drama is centered around the U.S. Senate, which has been a Democrat stronghold for President Obama since the party lost control of the House in 2010. If the GOP wants to roll back what it regards as Obama’s attempt to fundamentally transform America, the party must retake power: the Senate in 2014 an ...
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Why Millennials Need To Take Back the Midterms

Nov 4 2014 12:02pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

"Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting." -- Franklin D. Roosevelt On November 4, 2014, all 435 seats in the House of Representatives, 33 Senate seats, and 38 gubernatorial-ships will be up for grabs. Despite the lazy façade Congress conveys to the world in session, our federal legislators have been hard at work fundraising millions of ...
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SEC Commissioner Kara Stein Fighting for Tougher Bank Sanctions, Stymies Bank of America Settlement

Nov 4 2014 9:49am CST | Source: Truthout Stories

One of the things that continue to be a source of anger in the American public is the way that banks were rescued en masse without the perps, the managers and producers in the businesses that produced toxic product facing much if anything in the way of consequences. Another is that the banks pay fines that are inadequate relative to the amount of damage that they did. SEC commissioner Kara Stein has been using her post as a surprisingly effective bully pulpit to pressure the agen ...
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SEC Commissioner Kara Stein Fighting for Tougher Bank Sanctions, Stymies Bank of America Settlement

Nov 4 2014 9:49am CST | Source: Truthout Stories

One of the things that continue to be a source of anger in the American public is the way that banks were rescued en masse without the perps, the managers and producers in the businesses that produced toxic product facing much if anything in the way of consequences. Another is that the banks pay fines that are inadequate relative to the amount of damage that they did. SEC commissioner Kara Stein has been using her post as a surprisingl ...
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Scott Brown Aims For Second Upset

Nov 4 2014 5:30am CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

By Ted Siefer NASHUA, N.H., Nov 4 (Reuters) - Scott Brown, a Republican who stunned Massachusetts Democrats in 2010 when he won the U.S. Senate seat that Edward Kennedy had held for half a century, could notch another upset on Tuesday as he takes on Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire. Polls show a dead heat between Shaheen, a first-term senator and former governor, and Brown, who had been a little-kn ...
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Election 2014: The "Seinfeld" Election About Absolutely Nothing Ends Its Run

Nov 3 2014 10:31pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

In election 2014, the campaign about absolutely nothing, it's unlikely that as high a percentage of eligible voters will cast ballots as watched the last Seinfeld episode, the TV show about absolutely nothing. The last episode of "Seinfeld" in 1998 was was watched by 78.3 million Americans, 41.3% of all American TV households and 58% of all TVs being watched at that time. Only 39.9% of eligible voters turned out for the 2012 midterms and that per ...
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What, Exactly, Is The Difference Between Joni Ernst and Cliven Bundy?

Nov 3 2014 6:01pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Imagine the following fictional scenario taking place a week before Election Day, 2012: Video surfaced today of remarks made two years ago by Elizabeth Warren, Democratic Senate candidate in Massachusetts, to union members at a rally sponsored by the AFL-CIO. Warren fired up the crowd when she thundered: "I have a beautiful little Smith & Wesson, 9 millimeter, and it goes with me virtuall ...
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