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Gingrich: Obama ‘the most aggressively pro-abortion president in history’

Gingrich: Obama ‘the most aggressively pro-abortion president in history’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Sunday accused President Barack Obama of being

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Todd Akin Claims Breastmilk Cures Homosexuality

Todd Akin Claims Breastmilk Cures Homosexuality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Missouri U.S. senate candidate Todd Akin has stoked more outrage today by claiming that male homosexuality is a disease and that the medical establishment has found the cure.
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Utah Governor Won't Back Romney's False Welfare Claim

Utah Governor Won't Back Romney's False Welfare Claim | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
TAMPA, Fla. -- One of the Republican governors who sought waivers to welfare's work requirements said Monday he doesn't like the way the Obama administration is trying to grant that request, but Utah Gov.
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Boehner Joins Welfare Fray

Boehner Joins Welfare Fray | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
TAMPA, Fla. -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Monday backed Mitt Romney's false charge that President Barack Obama has ended welfare work requirements.
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NOM Sends Fundraising Email Riddled With Suggestions Of LGBT-Led Violence - ThinkProgress

NOM Sends Fundraising Email Riddled With Suggestions Of LGBT-Led Violence - ThinkProgress | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
ThinkProgressNOM Sends Fundraising Email Riddled With Suggestions Of LGBT-Led ViolenceThinkProgressThe National Organization for Marriage was the first organization to exploit the tragic shooting at the Family Research Council, even using it to...
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Conservative Think Tank: Voting A 'Privilege,' - The New Civil Rights ...

Conservative Think Tank: Voting A 'Privilege,' - The New Civil Rights ... | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A representative of the uber-conservative Heritage Foundation said that voting is a “privilege,” and suggested it is not a right.
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Open Letter To Dana Milbank, Anti-Gay Hate Group Enabler | The ...

Dana Milbank says the Southern Poverty Law Center is as bad for calling the Family Research Council an anti-gay hate group as the FRC is for spreading hateful lies.
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The Case Obama Needs Progressives to Make Against Republican Convention Attacks

The Case Obama Needs Progressives to Make Against Republican Convention Attacks | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Due to Republican obstruction, the stimulus that passed was not even the Obama stimulus vision. It was larded up with corporate tax cuts and other unpopular Republicans ideas that Republicans now gleefully peg to Obama.
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Why the Gold Standard Is the World's Worst Economic Idea, in 2 Charts

Why the Gold Standard Is the World's Worst Economic Idea, in 2 Charts | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Whether it's 1896 or 2012, it doesn't make sense to crucify our economy on a cross of gold...
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Money Built That: The RNC Podium

Money Built That: The RNC Podium | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The stage at the RNC was designed to be one giant dig at Obama for his "you didn't build that" gaffe. The symbolism doesn't work.
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Chris Matthews Confronts RNC Chairman: ‘Obama Being A Foreigner Is The Thing Your Party Has Been Pushing’

Chris Matthews Confronts RNC Chairman: ‘Obama Being A Foreigner Is The Thing Your Party Has Been Pushing’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Chris Matthews tore into RNC Chairman Reince Priebus during an appearance on Morning Joe on Monday, accusing the Romney campaign of “playing that little ethnic card” in its false attacks against welfare reform and jokes about birtherism.
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Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan: The Do-Over - ConventionReinvention.com

Make sure Romney's do-over stays on the cutting room floor: http://OFA.BO/CYghPw This is the exclusive online trailer premiere of the Romney-Ryan campaign's ...
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Justice Dept. Opens Civil Rights Unit in Alabama for First Time - Blog

Justice Dept. Opens Civil Rights Unit in Alabama for First Time - Blog | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The 1963 Ku Klux Klan bombing of a black Baptist church that killed four children in Birmingham wasn't enough to motivate the U.S. Department of Justice to opening a civil rights unit in Alabama. Nor was the ugly police ...
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Fox News introduces Romney sons with gay anthem ‘It’s Raining Men’

Fox News introduces Romney sons with gay anthem ‘It’s Raining Men’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The conservative morning show Fox & Friends on Monday used one of the world’s most popular gay anthems as they introduced all of GOP hopeful Mitt Romney’s five sons.

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‘Rope’ – The Right Keeps Finding New Lows To Sink To (IMAGE)

‘Rope’ – The Right Keeps Finding New Lows To Sink To (IMAGE) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If they can't win at the ballots, they'll resort to threats of violence. Is there a better definition of terrorism than that?
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Jesus: Wrong on Taxes (Vote Satan 2012)

This November, who will you choose? For updates and links, like my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Tooltime9901/152775378089928 Tumblr http://pho...
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GOP Candidate Compares Pregnancy From Rape To What?

GOP Candidate Compares Pregnancy From Rape To What? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Trying to distance himself from the "legitimate rape" comment that Rep.
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The Newsroom: Tea Party 'Religious Zealots' Pursuing 'Radical ...

The Newsroom: Tea Party 'Religious Zealots' Pursuing 'Radical ... | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
HBO's fictional character on “The Newsroom,” news anchor Will McAvoy, says the Tea Party's “radical fundamentalism” is pushing a “perversion of our great history.”...
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Progressive teacher challenges Bates for Berkeley mayor ...

Progressive teacher challenges Bates for Berkeley mayor ... | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Under the banner “Berkeley Progressive Alliance,” mayoral candidates Jacobs-Fantauzzi, Jacquelyn McCormick and Kriss Worthington are “trying to create a group to try to get rid of the current mayor,” Jacobs-Fantauzzi said.
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The Disturbing Nonsense of the Powerful Right Wing Media | Populist Daily

The Right Wing media has an overwhelming advantage over the commentary that comes from the Left.
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Romney-Ryan Medicare Plan Would Cost 29-Year-Olds $331,200

Romney-Ryan Medicare Plan Would Cost 29-Year-Olds $331,200 | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have their way, then Americans of all ages may be spending more on health care during their retirement.
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The Six Strangest Items in the GOP Party Platform

The Six Strangest Items in the GOP Party Platform | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
From Constitutional protections for fetuses to reviving the gold standard, the 6 strangest, scariest items in the GOP's party platform.
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Republicans give up on Pennsylvania

Republicans give up on Pennsylvania | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Two polls over the weekend ...
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Romney Pledges to Declare War on Satan

Romney Pledges to Declare War on Satan | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Just when people started to think that the 2012 election can’t get any more intriguing, it just did. On August 25, 2012 Mr. Romney made a surprise campaign stop in Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Jeb Bush: GOP ‘Needs To Change… Reach Out To A Much Broader Audience Than We Do Today’

Jeb Bush: GOP ‘Needs To Change… Reach Out To A Much Broader Audience Than We Do Today’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This morning on NBC, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush delivered a pointed critique of the modern Republican party.
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