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Obama, Bush, Clinton to pay last respects to Mandela

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 7 2013, 6:22am CST | by IANS

Pretoria/Washington, Dec 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will travel to South Africa next week to pay their last respects to anti-apartheid icon and South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela.
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The Chicago Way: Gun Prosecutions Down, Push For Gun Control Up Under Obama

Jul 24 2014 11:09am CDT | Source: Big Government

Portraits Of World Leaders Painted By Former President George W. Bush Go On Display At His Presidential Library
While the Obama administration and Senate Democrats were talking tough on guns in 2013, federal prosecution for gun crimes was plummeting. According to The Washington Times, "federal prosecutors brought a total of 5,082 gun violation cases in 2013...compared to 6,791 brought during the last year of George W. Bush's presidency in 2008." And if compared to the year 2004--when there were 8,752 prosecutions--the lax number of federal prosecutions in 2013 represe ...
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European Court Finds Poland Violated Human Rights By Allowing Secret CIA Detention

Jul 24 2014 8:04am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Civilian Defence Council Richard Cannen
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Europe's top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to secretly imprison them on Polish soil from 2002-2003 and facilitating the conditions under which they were subject to torture. The ruling by the European Court of Human Rights marked the first time any court has passed judgment on the so-called "rendition ...
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Modi to visit Nepal Aug 3-4
Kathmandu, July 24 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Nepal Aug 3-4, Foreign Minister Mahendra Pandey told IANS Thursday. | by IANS
 
Nigeria twin blasts toll rises to 110
Lagos, July 24 (IANS) The toll from the twin bomb attacks in Nigeria's Kaduna State Wednesday has risen to 110, with more injured victims being rushed to hospital for treatment, a humanitarian aid official said Thursday. | by IANS
 
Modi to visit Nepal Aug 3-4
Kathmandu, July 24 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Nepal Aug 3-4, Foreign Minister Mahendra Pandey announced Thursday. | by IANS
 
 

Deep in the Tell-Tale Heart of the Texas GOP

Jul 24 2014 7:07am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

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Imagine the official presentation of a worldview concocted by conspiracy theorists and an assortment of cranks and grumpy people. Conjure a document written by scribes possessed of poison pens soaked in the inkpots of Ayn Rand and the Brothers Grimm, caught in the grip of a dark dystopian fantasy of dragons and specters, in which everyone's wrong but thee and me and we're not sure of thee. No, this is not some "Game of Thrones" spinoff. La ...
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No Signs of a Wave Yet

Jul 24 2014 5:45am CDT | Source: Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

Walking With The Wounded Crystal Ball Gala Dinner
Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: "Let's stipulate that a wave can develop late in the season, in September or even October, and if it does in 2014, it will be colored Red and the Senate will surely go Republican. Even without a wave, there's a fair to good chance the GOP will end up with the six net seats they need for control -- and little chance they'll pick up fewer than four seats in any event." "But 2014 is no 2006. The electorate had tur ...
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Missing Word from Boehner Group's Proposal: 'Obama'

Jul 23 2014 12:58pm CDT | Source: Big Government

President Obama Visits Austin
The top line recommendations of Speaker John Boehner’s border crisis working group recommendations do not address President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration, like the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which has been widely cited as a key reason the illegal alien children are coming to the U.S. by the tens of thousands, including by the immigrants themselves. In fact, the press release from Rep. ...
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Jenna Bush Hager Reveals What She's Learned From 'Gampy' George H.W. Bush

Jul 23 2014 11:01am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

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Jenna Bush Hager, daughter of former President George W. Bush and a Today contributing correspondent, opened up about the lessons she learned from her "Gampy," former President George H.W. Bush, in a piece for Today News. Hager tells intimate stories of her grandfather, who recently celebrated his 90th birthday by going skydiving. The new mom told how the former president is still "young at heart," tweeting for the first time at age 89 and sharing how ...
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Perry's National Guard Deployment More Symbolic Than Sustainable

Jul 23 2014 10:39am CDT | Source: Big Government

US Customs And Border Security Agents Patrol Texas-Mexico Border
TUCSON, Arizona--Texas Governor Rick Perry announced on Monday plans to deploy 1,000 National Guard troops to the part of the state’s border with Mexico hardest hit by the current immigration crisis. However, he offered few specifics on how they would be used, and did not indicate he made this decision after any consultation with the federal government or Texas border sheriffs. National Guard troops have been deployed to the southwest border in years past, ...
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US Provides Israel the Weapons Used on Gaza

Jul 23 2014 9:12am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

Portraits Of World Leaders Painted By Former President George W. Bush Go On Display At His Presidential Library
While the Obama administration talks about supporting a ceasefire, the United States exports to Israel a substantial amount of the same types of weapons Israel is using to kill Gazans, a new analysis of US Census Bureau export data reveals. Official US military aid to Israel stands at about $3 billion per year due to a 10-year, $30 billion military aid package originally signed by former President George W. Bush and uphe ...
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