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White House mole was an Indian-American

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 2 2013, 4:30am CDT | by IANS

White House mole was an Indian-American
Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) It turns out that a White House mole fired recently for snarky anonymous tweets about top Obama administration officials and its policies was an Indian-American policy wonk.
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Germany’s Vice-Chancellor Calls For A New Grand Bargain For Europe

Oct 22 2014 12:01pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew,with German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel in June. CREDIT: AP Photo/Markus Schreiber Just over a year ago the chairman of Germany’s Social Democratic Party, Sigmar Gabriel, was enmeshed in complex negotiations to form a grand coalition government. Following a relatively poor showing in the election, under the leadership of Peer Steinbrueck, Gabriel masterminded coalition talks which ...
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Here’s exactly how great Joe Biden’s Amtrak love affair is for the planet

Oct 22 2014 8:07am CDT | Source:

Joe Biden's insistence on taking trains for 36 years prevented tons of unnecessary carbon di ...
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Syrian Air Force destroys old war jets captured by IS
Damascus, Oct 23 (IANS) The Syrian air force destroyed two timeworn war jets, which were captured by the Islamic State (IS) militants in an airbase in Syria's Aleppo province, a senior Syrian military source said Wednesday. | by IANS
Barack Obama condemns 'outrageous' attacks in Canada
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) US President Barack Obama condemned the "outrageous" attacks that occurred in Canada in last three days and offered assistance to the US ally Wednesday during a phone call with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. | by IANS
Shootout near Canadian parliament, soldier dead
Ottawa, Oct 23 (IANS) Parliament Hill in Canada's capital Ottawa came under attack Wednesday after a gunman shot dead a soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial, before seizing a car and driving to the doors of Parliament Hill's Centre Block nearby, a day after Canada sent an air fleet consisting of CF-18 Hornet fighters in support of the efforts to fight against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Iraq and Syria. | by IANS

Hensarling: GOP-Controlled Congress Should Massively Increase Guest-Worker Permits for Foreigners

Oct 21 2014 11:18pm CDT | Source: Big Government

If Republicans gain control of Congress, Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) wants more guest-worker visas for high-tech and low-skilled workers in addition to a piecemeal immigration reform. Hensarling, the House Financial Services Committee Chair whom the pro-amnesty Wall Street Journal touted as the "leading candidate to eventually succeed John Boehner as Speaker," would "like to see immigration reform that allow ...
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6 People Who Downplayed The Threat of Ebola

Oct 20 2014 1:43pm CDT | Source: Big Government

With the announcement last week that a second nurse had contracted the Ebola virus – and then flown with the Ebola virus already manifesting as a “low-grade” fever – it has become clear that the government is not in control of the situation. Already, the Centers for Disease Control have announced that they will be adopting stricter protocols in the future, which would make perfect sense given that any common sense standard would include travel bans on those who treat Ebola ...
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6 Times Obama Declared Crisis, Then Did Nothing

Oct 20 2014 1:37pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Last week, President Obama finally began taking Ebola seriously – so seriously that he cancelled a campaign trip in order to hold an emergency meeting on Ebola. He then appointed a new Ebola czar, Ron Klain, whose stellar qualifications for handling a possible Ebola outbreak include flacking for Janet Reno, Al Gore, and Joe Biden. Finally, Obama held another Ebola meeting after going golfing. Klain skipped the meeting. It was the second such meeting Klain ...
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Tillis: Obama 'More Concerned About Political Optics' of Ebola Than Safety

Oct 20 2014 12:58pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Republican state House Speaker Thom Tillis slammed the Obama administration for picking a “political operative” instead of a medical expert as its ‘Ebola Czar.’ “President Obama is making it clear that he is more concerned about political optics than he is about addressing this crisis and keeping the American people safe,” Tillis said Monday. “Sen. [Kay] Hagan continues to lead from behind and has even praised President Obama and the CDC despite their countles ...
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Obama Administration Follows Up On Long-Term Unemployed

Oct 14 2014 11:00pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is following up on its January pledge to help the long-term jobless. A big part of that pledge was getting businesses to agree they wouldn't discriminate against job applicants who had big gaps on their resumes, something research revealed to be a common practice. The pledge is largely symbolic, since the White House can't force companies to follow through. Vice President ...
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Will blacks stop buying the liberal line?

Oct 10 2014 5:48pm CDT | Source: WND

Republicans need to pick up six seats in November to gain control of the Senate. Consensus to date points to good prospects of this happening. But one state where the picture remains unclear for Republicans is North Carolina. Republican challenger, speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives Thom Tillis, has failed to pull ahead of Democrat incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan, and an average of latest polling shows him behind 3 to 4 points. Mitt Romney won North ...
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