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Top 5 Things to Know About President Obama's 2014 Budget

Top 5 Things to Know About President Obama's 2014 Budget | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The National Priorities Project's Mattea Kramer highlights some of the key provisions of President Obama's 2014 budget, which was released yesterday.
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Meghan McCain Attacks Ann Coulter After Shocking Column

Meghan McCain Attacks Ann Coulter After Shocking Column | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Meghan McCain condemned Ann Coulter on Thursday after the conservative provocateur joked about her being murdered in a recent column.
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Organic Eden Foods’ quiet right-wing agenda

Organic Eden Foods’ quiet right-wing agenda | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A crunchy, natural food company marketed to liberals quietly sues to stop covering employees' contraception
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NOM Comm Director’s problematic rejection of nondiscrimination

NOM Comm Director’s problematic rejection of nondiscrimination | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Follow HRC's NOM Exposed, a campaign-style operation that tracks and challenges the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage.
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Gay Marine on DOMA: “Ours is not the military family that things happen easily for”

Gay Marine on DOMA: “Ours is not the military family that things happen easily for” | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Marine Captain awaits a transfer to Japan -- and a Supreme Court ruling on if his husband can move with him VIDEO
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Rand Paul to black student: Bringing up GOP voter suppression ‘demeans’ Civil Rights movement

Rand Paul to black student: Bringing up GOP voter suppression ‘demeans’ Civil Rights movement | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) accused a black Howard University student of demeaning the civil rights movement by bringing up recent GOP efforts to limit voting accessibility.

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Mitch McConnell: Senate GOP Has Treated Obama's Judicial Nominees 'Very Fairly'

Mitch McConnell: Senate GOP Has Treated Obama's Judicial Nominees 'Very Fairly' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) vigorously defended his party's conduct regarding President Barack Obama's judicial nominees on Tuesday, as the administration and its allies step up criticisms that the GOP obstructs...
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Big Pharma Pockets $711 Billion in Profits by Robbing Seniors, Taxpayers

Big Pharma Pockets $711 Billion in Profits by Robbing Seniors, Taxpayers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Here's an outrage that must be changed: Big Pharma has been systematically price-gouging the Medicare program for seniors and people with disabilities -- and raking in billions in excessive profits.
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Connecticut Governor Vilifies Wayne LaPierre

Connecticut Governor Vilifies Wayne LaPierre | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Connecticut Governor Dannell Malloy appeared on CNN's 'State Of The Union' on Sunday to discuss, among other things, NRA President Wayne LaPierre. He didn't exactly praise the pro-gun lobbyist. "Wayne reminds me of the clowns at the circus.
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"This guy is so out of whack, it’s unbelievable. 92% of the American people want universal background checks. I can’t get on a plane as the governor of the state of Connecticut without somebody running a background check on me. Why should you be able to buy a gun?"

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Joe Dallas: Same-Sex Marriage Will Bring Polygamy and “the Judgement of God”

Joe Dallas: Same-Sex Marriage Will Bring Polygamy and “the Judgement of God” | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Joe Dallas, who heads the Exodus International-affiliated Genesis Counseling in Tustin, California, appeared  on The Steve Deace Show on Tuesday, where the topic was the growing acceptance of LGBT people in general and same-sex marriage in particular.

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NOM’s Brian Brown Tells The Tea Party NOM Is “Libertarian” And To Hate The Gays More

NOM’s Brian Brown Tells The Tea Party NOM Is “Libertarian” And To Hate The Gays More | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NOM's Brian Brown Tells The Tea Party NOM Is "Libertarian" and to Hate The Gays More
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“ALEC Who?” ALEC Has an Identity Crisis

“ALEC Who?” ALEC Has an Identity Crisis | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The American Legislative Exchange Council, which for decades has been known by the acronym "ALEC," is asking members to stop calling it ALEC since the name is now associated with a "distant, mysteriou...
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Missouri man arrested at hospital for refusing to leave gay partner

Missouri man arrested at hospital for refusing to leave gay partner | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A gay man was arrested at a hospital in Missouri this week when he refused to leave the bedside of his partner, and now a restraining order is preventing him from any type of visitation.

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Losing Can’t Stop Rick Santorum From Saying Stupid Things

Losing Can’t Stop Rick Santorum From Saying Stupid Things | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
From his lips to God's ears: Rick Santorum predicts that it would be "suicidal" for the Republican party to embrace marriage equality.
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South Africa gay 'cure' school found guilty of human rights violation

South Africa gay 'cure' school found guilty of human rights violation | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Christian arts academy that offers to 'cure' gays was found guilty of human rights violation by South Africa's Human Rights Comission
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Glenda Jackson launches tirade against Thatcher in tribute debate

Get ranting Glenda gifs here! http://www.barnetbugle.com/journal/2013/4/11/grab-your-exclusive-ranting-glenda-jackson-gifs.html. Causing howls of outrage, an...
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The Right Wing War On Science: Fox Misrepresents Another Scientist's Position

The Right Wing War On Science: Fox Misrepresents Another Scientist's Position | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News is claiming that a top climate scientist said global warming "doesn't equal warming," when he actually pointed out that much of recent warming has gone into the oceans.

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Jon Stewart lampoons anti-sodomy, anti-abortion, anti-welfare Republicans

Jon Stewart lampoons anti-sodomy, anti-abortion, anti-welfare Republicans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Daily Show host Jon Stewart on Tuesday night ripped into Republican across the country amid a game show he dubbed, “Sodomy, zygotes, and welfare.”

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King of Childish Behavior, Sen. Inhofe, Calls Salary Donations 'Childish'

King of Childish Behavior, Sen. Inhofe, Calls Salary Donations 'Childish' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) told reporters Tuesday that he doesn't applaud the politicians who are donating portions of the their paychecks back to the government as a symbol of sequestration solidarity, according to The Hill.
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Anti-gay bigots in France film selves vandalizing Paris' LGBT center

Anti-gay bigots in France film selves vandalizing Paris' LGBT center | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anti-gay-marriage activists in Paris filmed themselves committing a hate crime, then posted the video on YouTube - a video that included their faces.
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Conservative Economist Condescends To A 19-Year-Old College Kid And Gets Schooled In Economics

Conservative Economist Condescends To A 19-Year-Old College Kid And Gets Schooled In Economics | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This is what happens when we educate our children.
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Portuguese Debt Crisis Brings New Trouble for Euro

Portuguese Debt Crisis Brings New Trouble for Euro | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Portugal’s prime minister warned on Sunday that additional spending cuts were needed after a court struck down some austerity measures agreed to for a bailout two years ago.
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YouTube partner attacks 12 y.o. who wrote Justice Roberts about Prop 8

YouTube partner attacks 12 y.o. who wrote Justice Roberts about Prop 8 | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Pepsi, P&G, Wrigley, Amtrak, Taco Bell, Club Med, Capital One/Final Four run ads on hate video attacking 12 year old who wrote Justice Roberts about Prop 8.
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