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Hyderabad-born is Texas secretary of state

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 21 2013, 3:02am CST | by IANS

Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Hyderabad-born attorney Nandita Venkateswaran Berry has been appointed the Secretary of State for Texas, making her the first person of Indian origin to hold the third top executive job in the southern state.
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The Left has no problem with "dark money" when it benefits them

Sep 16 2014 11:30pm CDT | Source: Big Government

To hear the incessant liberal bleating about the Koch Brothers - Senator Harry Reid commandeers the floor of the World's Greatest Deliberative Body at least once a week to rail against them, secure in the knowledge his targets can't sue him for slander as long as he's stealing America's time for his little tirades - you'd think they were biggest source of corrupting political money in America.  In fact, they come in about sixty-eight sl ...
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Tom Craddick to File Legislation Banning Texting While Driving

Sep 16 2014 10:05am CDT | Source: Big Government

State Representative Tom Craddick of Midland is hoping the third time's a charm in his quest to ban texting while driving in Texas. The Republican announced Sunday that he will once again file legislation in the upcoming legislative session to ban the act, but told reporters he was not sure whether the next Governor would support it. In 2011, Craddick filed legislation that would have banned drivers from reading, writing, and sending tex ...
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Sino-Indian cooperation invaluable: Chinese daily
Beijing, Sep 17 (IANS) The India-China relationship is of enormous strategic value, one that cannot be replaced by other bilateral ties, a leading English daily of China said ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India Wednesday. | by IANS
 
Scottish referendum: Three polls show slight lead for 'No'
Incheon, Sep 17 (IANS) Once again the onus of winning medals will fall upon the young shoulders of Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu, who are India's best bets in the badminton competition that gets underway at the 17th Asian Games here Saturday at the Gyeyang Gymnasium. | by IANS
 
62 detained in China in social networking porn crackdown
Beijing, Sep 17 (IANS) Police in Beijing and Guangzhou have detained 62 suspects for using social networking services to organise prostitution or spread pornographic content, according to China's anti-pornography authorities. | by IANS
 
 

Immigration Chicanery

Sep 16 2014 9:13am CDT | Source: Big Government

The strategists who base their political advice on public opinion polls have just had a surprise. A new poll reports that the American people are now more likely to trust Republicans to handle immigration and less likely to trust Democratic plans to offer illegals a path to citizenship (a.k.a. amnesty). Many people have believed this for some time. But it is now confirmed in a poll taken by the pro-amnesty Wall Street Journal, so it must be so. The new su ...
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Chris Christie Latest Potential 2016 Contender To Visit South Carolina

Sep 16 2014 2:13am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is the latest possible presidential contender to visit South Carolina, the home of the GOP's first presidential primary in the South. Christie was visiting Tuesday as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, attending a pair of fundraisers for Gov. Nikki Haley and a governor's association event in Charleston. Earlier in the day, Christie was ...
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New Hampshire 2016 Poll: Rand Paul Leads Crowded GOP Pack

Sep 15 2014 9:38pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) leads all prospective GOP presidential candidates in a new New Hampshire poll.  Paul leads a crowded pack in the state that hosts the first-in-the-nation primary after the Iowa caucuses with 15% in the CNN/ORC presidential poll.  Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) were next at 10% each.  New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee were in fourth with 9% each. Texas Governor Rick Perry, Sen ...
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Immigration polls swinging toward common sense

Sep 15 2014 7:34pm CDT | Source: WND

The strategists who base their political advice on public opinion polls have just had a surprise. A new poll reports that the American people are now more likely to trust Republicans to handle immigration and less likely to trust Democratic plans to offer illegals a path to citizenship (aka amnesty). Many people have believed this for some time. But it is now confirmed in a poll taken by the pro-amnesty Wall Street Journ ...
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Latest NYT Koch Brothers Screed Places Progressives in Perilous Position

Sep 13 2014 2:43pm CDT | Source: Big Government

The New York Times is going after the Koch Brothers once again. No news there, of course. But it’s worth noting that the Times has found a new angle to pursue—or should we say, a new club with which to cudgel the Kochs—namely, the legal curlicues of campaign finance. Liberals, no doubt, will be cheering for the Times, but they ought to be careful, because two can play at this game. Conservatives have long decried the left’s drive ...
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The Fighting Tigers of Iraq

Sep 13 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

The late comedian Alan King had a joke that went something like this: A guest, on leaving his host's home, notices a sign over the door, saying, "May this house be safe from tigers." Bewildered, he says, "But there aren't any tigers here." "See," comes the reply, "It works!" I think of that now as I hear politicians warn that if we don't stop ISIS in Iraq, we'll soon be stopp ...
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