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Obama postpones debt meet with lawmakers

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 14 2013, 7:30pm CDT | by IANS

Obama postpones debt meet with lawmakers
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS/EFE) US President Barack Obama postponed a planned meeting with lawmakers to discuss the government shutdown and the debt ceiling amid signs of progress in the Senate, the White House said Monday.
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Krauthammer: If GOP Doesn't Win Senate, ‘Look For Another Country’

Oct 28 2014 9:35pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Columnist Charles Krauthammer argued that “maybe [the GOP] ought to look for another country” if it fails to win the Senate on Tuesday’s “O’Reilly Factor” on the Fox News Channel. “This really is a Republican tide. I think the chances are very good, maybe 70%, that Republicans re-take the Senate and for good reason. The reason is that this is essentially a referendum on Obama…if the GOP can't win back the ...
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The incumbent-protection racket

Oct 28 2014 6:19pm CDT | Source: WND

I’m told that the public is “angry” at today’s politicians. Eighty-two percent disapprove of the job Congress is doing. So will Tuesday’s election bring a big shakeup? No. Congressional re-election rates never drop below 85 percent. The last big “wave” election was 1994, when Democrats lost control of both houses. The media called it a “revolution,” and the late Peter Jennings from ABC likened American ...
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New Radio Ad Responds Dem Ad Blaming Thom Tillis for Trayvon Martin Shooting

Oct 28 2014 1:40pm CDT | Source: Big Government

The conservative group American Commitment is responding to a recent radio ad from the Democratic Senate Majority PAC that attempts to tie North Carolina Speaker of the House Thom Tillis to the death of Florda teen Trayvon Martin. American Commitment announced Tuesday it has launched its own radio ad taking Tillis opponents to task for race-baiting in the closing days of the tight U.S. Senate election between Tillis and incumbent Sen. Kay ...
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Democrat ad in N.C. evokes Trayvon Martin

Oct 28 2014 11:49am CDT | Source: WND

(WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) A Super PAC run by former aides to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) is running a radio ad in North Carolina that accuses of GOP Senate candidate Thom Tillis of helping to “cause the shooting death of Trayvon Martin,” the Florida teenager who was killed under controversial circumstances in early 2012. Financed by Senate Majority PAC—one of the outside groups that have spent more than $30 million attacking Republicans in North Carolina—the ad is ta ...
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Mary Landrieu: 'I'm Not Backing Up' From Obama

Oct 28 2014 7:42am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu said Monday that she is "not backing up" from President Barack Obama, but she also insisted that she had a record of bipartisanship during Louisiana's latest Senate race debate. The three-term senator squared off on a New Orleans stage with long-shot Republican candidate Rob Maness, while the race's main GOP contender, U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, skipped the TV debate. With ...
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Virginia Senate Candidate Runs Pro-’Redskins’ Ad During Monday Night Football

Oct 27 2014 10:26pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP Ed Gillespie, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee and the current GOP nominee for the U.S. Senate in Virginia, ran a campaign advertisement during Monday Night Football touting support for the name of Washington’s football team and criticizing his opponent for not taking a stand on the issue. The ad references recent legislation introduced by Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and endorsed by Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) that ...
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Exclusive–Priebus Rallies Base: GOP Will Stop Obama's 'Un-American' Amnesty if We Win Senate

Oct 27 2014 9:03pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Reince Priebus, the chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC), says it’s “un-American" for President Barack Obama to consider implementing an executive amnesty for millions of illegal aliens across the country. “It’s unconstitutional, illegal, and we don’t support it,” Priebus replied when a Tea Party activist asked him about the president’s plans for an executive amnesty on a confere ...
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Rand Launches 'Six-Figure' Ad Buy in Kansas

Oct 27 2014 7:17pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) announced he is launching a “six-figure” ad buy in Kansas on behalf of Republican Sen. Pat Roberts’ re-election campaign on Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “On the Record.” Paul said he bought the ad and planned to visit Kansas to campaign for Roberts because Roberts was one of the few in the Senate to support his amendment to cut off funding to the Muslim Brotherhood, and “it’s close. I think people are fo ...
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