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The US-Iran Nuclear Breakthrough in Geneva - Geopolitical Monitor

The US-Iran Nuclear Breakthrough in Geneva - Geopolitical Monitor | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
The Geopoliticalmonitor's Zachary Fillingham looks into the recent breakthrough in negotiations on Iran's nuclear program.
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This is an Interesting  outlook to read over.

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Who’s trying to influence your vote?

Who’s trying to influence your vote? | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
A guide to our political TV ad trackers.
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Wikipedia used by government to smear and defame alternative media personalities

Wikipedia used by government to smear and defame alternative media personalities | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
(NaturalNews) One of the primary reasons why academic institutions prohibit the use of Wikipedia as a legitimate source for research is because the open-ended site is rife with abuse.

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Children-paralyzing virus spreads across 40 states

Children-paralyzing virus spreads across 40 states | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
Several hundred US kids are being treated for Enterovirus 68 – a respiratory illness that can cause children to become paralyzed. Outbreaks of the virus have been detected in most of the fifty states.
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Common Core Documentary and a Leaked Letter

Common Core Documentary and a Leaked Letter | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
Hat tip goes out to Common Core: Education Without Representation for the article we are sharing here. "A revealing CCSSO letter, leaked to the public, reveals Common Core investors’ collective pan...
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Massachusetts Governor's Race In A Dead Heat

Massachusetts Governor's Race In A Dead Heat | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
Republican businessman Charlie Baker is beginning to inch ahead of Democrat Martha Coakley. Democrats are increasingly worried that Coakley may stumble and disappoint the party as she did in 2010.
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Survey: ATM, Checking Account Overdraft Fees Surge

Survey: ATM, Checking Account Overdraft Fees Surge | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
The survey released Monday by Bankrate.com finds the average fee for using an out-of-network ATM climbed 5 percent over the past year to a new high of $4.35 per transaction.
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How Koch brothers-linked groups tried to hijack the electoral college.

How Koch brothers-linked groups tried to hijack the electoral college. | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
And make it harder to elect Democratic presidents.
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The Koch Brothers And Republican Party Have Just Joined Forces To Track Voters

The Koch Brothers And Republican Party Have Just Joined Forces To Track Voters | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
This will allow the Republican Party full access to voter data collected by the Koch's Freedom Partners entities and clients.
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In conservative media, Obamacare is a disaster. In the real world, it’s working.

In conservative media, Obamacare is a disaster. In the real world, it’s working. | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
The Affordable Care Act is going pretty well. But a lot of its critics will never know that, because the voices they trust will never tell them.
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Tim O'Keefe's comment, September 29, 6:37 PM
Is that why the hospitals in Northern Idaho and Washington are inundated with Candadians? Because I have family whom would love you all to stay home enjoying your state insurance. Just sayin.
pdeppisch's comment, September 29, 7:07 PM
http://deargovernorhaslam.wordpress.com/2014/09/29/enough-is-enough/
Tim O'Keefe's comment, September 29, 7:11 PM
Whats your point?
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Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas to Break Up Protests

Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas to Break Up Protests | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
A standoff between police and pro-democracy protesters intensified as police used tear gas against protesters, who streamed away from blocked-off protest areas.
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From red state to blue? Kansas political races leave Republican candidates in peril | PBS NewsHour

From red state to blue? Kansas political races leave Republican candidates in peril | PBS NewsHour | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
In two political races that were on no one's radar only a few months ago, two Kansas Republican incumbents find themselves in serious political peril, as the now-possible outcomes have the potential to shift, among other things, who controls the U.S. Senate. NewsHour's Jeff Greenfield explores whether the candidates may be too conservative for their historically red state. Continue reading →
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The Secret Recordings of Carmen Segarra | This American Life

The Secret Recordings of Carmen Segarra | This American Life | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
An unprecedented look inside one of the most powerful, secretive institutions in the country. The NY Federal Reserve is supposed to monitor big banks. But when Carmen Segarra was hired, what she witnessed inside the Fed was so alarming that she got a tiny recorder and started secretly taping.
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Republicans are the real moochers and takers. Check that. It's duped citizens who think they're Republicans.

Republicans are the real moochers and takers. Check that. It's duped citizens who think they're Republicans. | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
One of the most hilarious talking points coming from far-right Republicans and the Tea Party is that when “red states” like Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana are asked to bail out California or Ma...

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Greg Russak's curator insight, September 20, 9:40 AM

Weak labor = lower pay = lower living standards for everyone = weak economy (except for the rich) = lower levels of local and state tax revenues = rest of us subsidizing poor red states

William Boyer's curator insight, September 28, 10:05 AM

GOP slight of hand in action again..

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Three firefighters who responded to Ground Zero died on the same day. They all suffered from cancer.

Three firefighters who responded to Ground Zero died on the same day. They all suffered from cancer. | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
Three former members of the New York City fire department who had responded to the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks died on the same day this week.
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Calif. Assault Law Requires College Students To Give Consent Before Sex

Calif. Assault Law Requires College Students To Give Consent Before Sex | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that makes California the first in the nation to define when "yes means yes" and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.
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MIT's new cement recipe could cut carbon emissions by more than half

MIT's new cement recipe could cut carbon emissions by more than half | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
As one of our most relied upon construction materials, concrete makes a significant contribution to our overall carbon emissions. By altering the quantities...
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Little-Noticed Obamacare Provision Insuring Hundreds Of Thousands Of Kids In Red States

Little-Noticed Obamacare Provision Insuring Hundreds Of Thousands Of Kids In Red States | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
The positive trend in Medicaid enrollment among low-income children shows promise of changing the health outcomes of a group that experts say often misses opportunities to diagnose serious health conditions early.
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ATM Fees Are Officially an Absolute Ripoff

ATM Fees Are Officially an Absolute Ripoff | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
ATM fees — our favorite thing to complain about — rose five percent in the last year.That's right, people. Withdrawing money from an out of network ATM — i.e.
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UK Prime Minister Thinks 9/11 Truthers Should be Eradicated by the UN

UK Prime Minister Thinks 9/11 Truthers Should be Eradicated by the UN | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
This war monger needs to retire or get fired already.
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Secret Recordings Inside The Federal Reserve Prompt Elizabeth Warren To Call For Investigation

Secret Recordings Inside The Federal Reserve Prompt Elizabeth Warren To Call For Investigation | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
New audio tapes raise questions about whether the Fed's regulators are too cozy with bankers, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) wants an investigation.
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Ray McGovern Triumphs Over State Department

If you don’t know Ray McGovern yet, you probably should.
You see, Ray just beat down, in court, Hillary Clinton, the State Department, and a small part of Post-Constitutional America.
Who is this Guy?
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Justice Department tells Ferguson police to stop wearing bracelets

Justice Department tells Ferguson police to stop wearing bracelets | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
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Per Capita Medicare Spending Is Actually Falling

Per Capita Medicare Spending Is Actually Falling | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
If the pattern continues, as the Congressional Budget Office forecasts, it will be a rarity in the Medicare program’s history.
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As Obamacare Pays Medical Bills, Red States Pressured On Medicaid

As Obamacare Pays Medical Bills, Red States Pressured On Medicaid | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
A new report showing the continued pileup of unpaid medical bills in states that didn’t expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act is escalating criticism on these Republican-led areas of the country to expand the health insurance program for the poor. The report out last week from the Obama administration shows [...]
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You don't know what 'Libertarian' means...

You don't know what 'Libertarian' means... | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
() If you want to know what libertarianism is all about, don’t ask a libertarian, because most of them don’t know.
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More insurers to join Obamacare in 2015

More insurers to join Obamacare in 2015 | Coffee Party News | Scoop.it
More insurers will sell Obamacare plans on HealthCare.gov for 2015 enrollment than did this year, heartening advocates of the health-care reform law.
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