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A Bunch Of Lawmakers Are Retiring Now That Even Congress Hates Congress

A Bunch Of Lawmakers Are Retiring Now That Even Congress Hates Congress | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"I was talking to one member who is retiring and I said 'do you feel good about it?' and he said, 'I really do," said Rep. John Yarmuth. Exodus on Capitol Hill.
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Washington Times Writer Fears The Devil’s Weed, The Ring-A-Ding-Ding, That Commie FDR

Washington Times Writer Fears The Devil’s Weed, The Ring-A-Ding-Ding, That Commie FDR | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Washington Times writer penned one of the worst anti-marijuana columns in recent memory.
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Michigan RNC Member: Russia's Antigay Law Is 'Common Sense'

Michigan RNC Member: Russia's Antigay Law Is 'Common Sense' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republican National Committee member Dave Agema has added to his record of outrageously homophobic remarks.
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This man wrote an unauthorized biography about Roger Ailes, and Fox News is freaking out about it

This man wrote an unauthorized biography about Roger Ailes, and Fox News is freaking out about it | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The author of a much-anticipated unauthorized biography of Fox News president Roger Ailes sat down for an interview in CNN this Sunday, and the alleged revelati
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A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies

A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In some states, the strategic deployment of campaign cash has helped accelerate or arrest the natural drift toward one party or the other, defying national election trends and voter registration advantages.
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Rachel Maddow: Chris Christie’s office knew from the start bridge lane closures were harmful

Rachel Maddow: Chris Christie’s office knew from the start bridge lane closures were harmful | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow determined on Friday that emails released on Friday detailing the plan to close several lanes on the George Washington Bridge in September 2013 show the woman now serving as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) chief of staff was directly notified concerning their potential for harm and illegality.

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Fox: Where The Chris Christie Scandal Is Really Just About Benghazi

Fox: Where The Chris Christie Scandal Is Really Just About Benghazi | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News can't seem to talk about the Chris Christie bridge closure scandal without invoking Benghazi.

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Indian diplomat charged with visa fraud, ordered to leave US

Indian diplomat charged with visa fraud, ordered to leave US | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Indian deputy consul whose arrest and strip-search in New York touched off a diplomatic spat between the U.S. and India was flying home Friday after being ordered to leave the country.
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Dumbest column of 2014 has already been written. Richard Cohen hardest hit.

Dumbest column of 2014 has already been written. Richard Cohen hardest hit. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Yesterday was 2014′s one week anniversary. Did you celebrate? We’d sure did with cake and pudding and a Brazilian wax because that is the traditional gift of one week anniversaries. So far this year has been pretty swell if you disregard the fact that great portions of the country have becomeice-choked hellscapes, which has nothing to do with climate change by the way, and also if you are not Chris Christie whose New Year’s resolution to shed some pounds staffers should begin any minute now.

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BlackFish Exposed by Former SeaWorld Trainers

BlackFish Exposed by Former SeaWorld Trainers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

We recently sat down with former SeaWorld Trainer Bridgette M. Pirtle to talk about her involvement with the production of the film BlackFish. We were amazed by what we learned, and we think you will be too.


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Staples Accused Of Cutting Employee Hours Ahead Of Obamacare

Staples Accused Of Cutting Employee Hours Ahead Of Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Staples managers are now forbidden to schedule part-time associates for more than 25 hours a week, according to a Dec. 6 memo. A petition against the move is circulating saying the decision is base...
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Oklahoma Ban On Same-Sex Marriages Is Unconstitutional, Federal Judge Rules

Oklahoma Ban On Same-Sex Marriages Is Unconstitutional, Federal Judge Rules | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"The Court holds that Oklahoma’s constitutional amendment limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples violates the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitut...
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WND's Kupelian: Obama Might Fake An Assassination Attempt

WND's Kupelian: Obama Might Fake An Assassination Attempt | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WorldNetDaily editor David Kupelian believes that President Obama is going to engineer several “manufactured crises” -- including the collapse of the private health care system -- manipula
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Thai Protesters Gather To Shut Down Bangkok

Thai Protesters Gather To Shut Down Bangkok | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anti-government protesters are gathering in Bangkok Monday to try to shut down the city center, and ultimately to force out Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
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Loudoun names Andrew Beacham, who once tore pages out of Koran, to library board

Loudoun names Andrew Beacham, who once tore pages out of Koran, to library board | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The activist recently moved to Sterling, has disrupted Obama speeches, torn Koran pages in front of White House.
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Bridge Scandal Papers Point to Cover-Up by Chris Christie Allies

Bridge Scandal Papers Point to Cover-Up by Chris Christie Allies | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Top officials loyal to Gov. Chris Christie went to great lengths to make it appear that the closing of several toll lanes was part of a traffic study, according to documents released Friday.
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The biggest question facing the U.S. economy: Why are people dropping out of the workforce?

The biggest question facing the U.S. economy: Why are people dropping out of the workforce? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Demographics, a weak labor market, and a rise in disability all play a role. But economists debate the exact mix.
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GOP Rep. attacks free school lunches, sticks taxpayers with $4,182 tab

GOP Rep. attacks free school lunches, sticks taxpayers with $4,182 tab | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
While this GOP congressman whines about poor kids getting free school lunches, he stuffs his own face with $4,182 in meals and charges it to US taxpayers.
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How The Supreme Court Could Blow Up President Obama’s Last Two Years In Office

How The Supreme Court Could Blow Up President Obama’s Last Two Years In Office | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If you are expecting the Supreme Court to side with President Obama in this case, don't.
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Chris Christie was a ticking time bomb. It was only a matter of time before he blew up

Chris Christie was a ticking time bomb. It was only a matter of time before he blew up | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

If there is a singular skill that separates presidential contenders from presidential “also-rans” it is discipline. The ability to stay on message, to keep emotions in check, to avoid distractions, to understand that the long-game must take precedence over the daily news cycle and to dodge the inevitable political headaches that emerge is essential to political success on a national stage.

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Is S.E. Cupp The Dumbest Pundit Working? An Examination.

Is S.E. Cupp The Dumbest Pundit Working? An Examination. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Is S.E. Cupp the dumbest pundit working today? It’s an interesting question, especially in light of heavy competition from the likes of Dylan Byers, but some recent opinions that have sprung from her brain give me cause to believe we may have a winner here.

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Harry Reid Just Made A Whole Bunch Of Republicans Angry Over Unemployment Benefits

Harry Reid Just Made A Whole Bunch Of Republicans Angry Over Unemployment Benefits | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Harry Reid used a procedural tactic to stop Republicans from filing any more amendments on the unemployment extension bill. "This is crassly political," Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said. &q...
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