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Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 15 2013, 9:30am CDT | by IANS

Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) Amardeep Kaleka, the son of a slain Sikh temple president, plans to challenge 2012 Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan in next year's Congressional election in a Wisconsin district, according to media reports.
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Rick Weiland vs. Mike Rounds vs. Larry Pressler Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For South Dakota Senate Race 2014

Oct 20 2014 9:42pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Rick Weiland vs. Mike Rounds vs. Larry Pressler Senate race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That's what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and university administrators, faculty, and student leaders to increase student participation in America's elections. ...
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Politicians Who Say ‘I’m Not A Scientist’ On Climate Offer Their Advice On Ebola

Oct 20 2014 2:21pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

From left to right: Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Florida Governor Rick Scott, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, U.S. Senate Candidate Joni Ernst, and House Speaker John Boehner. CREDIT: AP Photos On Saturday, political blogger Lee Papa made an interesting observation about Republicans who widely recommending panicking about Ebola. “Does any Republican talking about Ebola say, “I’m not a scientist” like they do with climate change?” he tweeted ...
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Jakarta, Oct 21 (IANS) The Jakarta administration will grant a one-day holiday to all Indian nationals and Indonesians of Indian descent Wednesday so that they can celebrate Deepavali or the festival of lights. | by IANS

Overpaid Federal Employees

Oct 17 2014 10:20am CDT | Source: Downsizing Government

Nicole KaedingWith the election only weeks away, pundits are visualizing how a Republican-controlled Senate would impact future policy decisions.  Today’s Washington Post highlights the supposed plight of federal workers under a Republican Congress.The piece discusses House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan’s budget proposal:Under the Ryan budget, the contribution of most federal employees toward their retirement plan would increase by 5.5 percentage points with ...
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HUFFPOST HILL - Grimes Won't Say Whether She'll Vote For Herself

Oct 14 2014 4:23pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

A new poll finds that only 38 percent of Americans know which party controls the House of Representatives, and even fewer could correctly identify House Speaker Ted Cruz. The Ebola epidemic has brought more attention to the plight of Obama's stalled Surgeon General nomination, whose symptoms include an obstructed upper chamber. And Bill Gates reviews Thomas Piketty's book on his blog. Spoiler: he thinks it should be kinder to billiona ...
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Paul Ryan Still Doesn’t Know What He’s Talking About On Climate Change

Oct 14 2014 11:02am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) at Monday night’s debate. CREDIT: AP Photo / Darren Hauck On Monday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) reiterated that he doesn’t think climate change is worth fighting, or that human beings are to blame. Ryan is running for re-election in his Wisconsin district against Democratic challenger Rob Zerman. According to a report by the Associated Press, the question of humanity’s responsibility for climate change came up during a debate on Monday betw ...
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Paul Ryan Thinks Humans Might Not Be The Cause Of Climate Change

Oct 13 2014 9:14pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — The planet has faced climate change forever and humans' pollution might not be to blame for shifts, Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan said Monday during a debate against his Democratic challenger. Ryan, favored to win re-election to his seat representing GOP-leaning southern Wisconsin, faced off against businessman Rob Zerban for an hourlong forum that touched on world events, domestic politics and the economy. One of the sharpest differences c ...
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Paul Ryan to debate Democratic House challenger

Oct 13 2014 4:16pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Two years ago this week, Paul Ryan was sparring with Joe Biden during a vice presidential debate and largely ignor ...
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Poll: Millennials Like Hillary Clinton, Paul Ryan in 2016

Oct 10 2014 7:47am CDT | Source: Big Government

According to a new poll, Millennials favor Hillary Clinton to become president in 2016, with Rep. Paul Ryan leading the vote for Republican nominees. USA Today's OnPolitics blog reported that a new poll by cable outlet Fusion TV found that over 50 percent of respondents between 18 and 34 years of age want Clinton in 2016. Only 33 percent would vote Republican. As to those who picked the GOP, 16 percent said they would like to s ...
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