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GOP Rep: Supreme Court does not determine constitutionality

GOP Rep: Supreme Court does not determine constitutionality | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Oklahoma Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine is suggesting that the challenge begins when members of Congress disagree with a Supreme Court.

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Student group to protest suspension of Marquette University professor

Student group to protest suspension of Marquette University professor | United States Politics | Scoop.it
A national student organization with a chapter on the Marquette University campus is planning a protest Monday of the university's decision to suspend and ban a professor from campus after he publicly criticized a teaching assistant's decision not to allow discussion of gay marriage in an ethics class.
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Teaching assistant leaving Marquette amid McAdams controversy

Teaching assistant leaving Marquette amid McAdams controversy | United States Politics | Scoop.it
The graduate student was publicly targeted by a tenured professor for her response to a student who wanted to argue against gay marriage in her ethics class.
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Walker should run now

Walker should run now | United States Politics | Scoop.it
There’s a reason Democrats love to hate Scott Walker: He may not be the most engaging speaker, but primary voters could overlook this because his actions prove that he is a transformational leader.
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Marquette U grad student says she's being targeted after ending a class discussion on gay marriage

Marquette U grad student says she's being targeted after ending a class discussion on gay marriage | United States Politics | Scoop.it
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Study: The KKK helped Republicans win the South

Study: The KKK helped Republicans win the South | United States Politics | Scoop.it
By 2000, it was solidly Republican in presidential politics and mostly Republican at the congressional level. The transformation, clearly, had something to do with race and the Civil Rights Movement. Counties with more Klan activity saw a more dramatic shift toward the GOP, a shift that stands up to a range of reasonable statistical controls and suggests that the Klan was really a difference maker.
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Are Christians really the world’s most persecuted religious group?

Are Christians really the world’s most persecuted religious group? | United States Politics | Scoop.it
David Cameron says Christians around the world suffer the most persecution for their religion. Is he right?
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Is Gay Marriage Going Away in 2016?

Is Gay Marriage Going Away in 2016? | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Would Rob Portman’s presence on the GOP primary debate stage have pushed his fellow candidates to support same-sex marriage? We’ll never know—and now the issue may be off the table.
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In First Interview, Darren Wilson Declares He Has A ‘Clear Conscience’

In First Interview, Darren Wilson Declares He Has A ‘Clear Conscience’ | United States Politics | Scoop.it
In his first media interview since he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager on August 9, Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson said he “was sorry for the loss of Michael Brown’s life” and “understands the grief of Michael Brown’s parents” but...

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The Bad Law That A Silly Lawsuit Has Exposed

The Bad Law That A Silly Lawsuit Has Exposed | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Wisconsin Jobs Now wants bureaucrats to raise the minimum wage. The group recently filed a lawsuit seeking to force the Department of Workforce...
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The Stupidity of Jonathan Gruber

The Stupidity of Jonathan Gruber | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Few things are more satisfying than the rough justice of a mortifying remark that validates the suspicion that advanced degrees are not necessarily...
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BizPoll: Should Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker run for president?

BizPoll: Should Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker run for president? | United States Politics | Scoop.it
BizTimes, 126 N. Jefferson Street, Suite 403, Milwaukee, WI 53202 414.336.7114, editorial@biztimes.com
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Scott Walker plots 2016 rollout

Scott Walker plots 2016 rollout | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, pivoting from his bigger-than-expected reelection win this month, is taking active steps toward a presidential campaign that would launch next summer and contrast his record of conservative achievements in a swing state with paralysis in Washington. In interviews this week, Walker and his top political advisers provided...
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Marquette expands on John McAdams controversy

Marquette expands on John McAdams controversy | United States Politics | Scoop.it
John McAdams, the Marquette University associate professor whose public criticism of a teaching assistant ignited a firestorm, has not been suspended, the university says.
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Walker should not run

Walker should not run | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Although it would be hard to find any presidential aspirant without a large ego, successful ones usually have a dose of humility. I haven’t seen much of that from Walker.
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Reprisal: Marquette Warrior Under “Investigation” By University

An independent, critical look at events at Marquette University
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Marquette TA sparks international controversy after squelching gay marriage discussion in ethics class

Marquette TA sparks international controversy after squelching gay marriage discussion in ethics class | United States Politics | Scoop.it
A controversy involving a teaching assistant, a tenured faculty member and a recorded conversation about whether gay marriage should have been allowed as part of a discussion in an ethics theory class has put Marquette University in the international spotlight.
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Five items Congress deleted from Madison’s original Bill of Rights

Five items Congress deleted from Madison’s original Bill of Rights | United States Politics | Scoop.it
As Constitution Daily counts down to the debut on December 15 at the National Constitution Center of an exhibition featuring an original copy of the Bill of Rights, we are looking at some fascinating facts about the iconic document. Today: What happened to the 20 amendments James Madison first proposed?
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The World's Most Persecuted Minority: Christians - YouTube

The most persecuted and victimized people in the world today are Christians in the Middle East. The perpetrators of the widespread destruction of that region...
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Horrifying.  And it DOES impact on the foreign policy of the United States, since so many see us as the 'Great Satan.'

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Obama Immigration Reform 2014 Speech: Announcing Executive Action

Immigration Reform 2014 News: In an address from the White House, President Obama chose confrontation over conciliation as he asserted the powers of the Oval...
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Past ban on marrying blacks may mar tribe's future

Past ban on marrying blacks may mar tribe's future | United States Politics | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus are urging the Obama administration to withhold federal recognition of a Virginia Indian tribe because of its history of banning intermarriage with blacks.
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Our Republic On the Brink?

Our Republic On the Brink? | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Last night, the President of the United States assaulted both our Constitution and the hopes and dreams of – take your pick –...
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5 Rising Stars in the Wisconsin State Senate GOP

5 Rising Stars in the Wisconsin State Senate GOP | United States Politics | Scoop.it
The new 19 seat Republican majority in the Wisconsin State Senate has a very different complexion than it did in the most recent session. Senate...
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State’s unemployment rate falls to 5.4 percent

State’s unemployment rate falls to 5.4 percent | United States Politics | Scoop.it
Wisconsin’s unemployment rate fell to 5.4 percent in October and the state added 4,000 private sector jobs during the month, on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the latest report from
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