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Philly.com
A look at Christie's claims and their contextMaddie Hanna and Andrew Seidman, Inquirer Trenton Bureau Last updated: Friday,
A look at Christie's claims and their context
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Maddie Hanna and Andrew Seidman, Inquirer Trenton Bureau Last updated: Friday, August 28, 2015, 1:07 AM Prosecutorial chops. Christie declared Sunday on CBS's Face the Nation that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton had "never... Read more
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The Washington Times
Golden Hammer: Poorly monitored science research wastes taxpayers’ money abroadBack when Bill Clinton was still president, the National Science Foundation beg
Golden Hammer: Poorly monitored science research wastes taxpayers’ money abroad
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Back when Bill Clinton was still president, the National Science Foundation began doling out millions of dollars to Northeastern University to perform research on nuclear particle collider technology. The work wasn’t even based in America, but rather... Read more
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Daily Mail
IRS tea-party villain Lois Lerner had ANOTHER secret email address – and this one was named after her dog and her husband Lerner is at the cente
IRS tea-party villain Lois Lerner had ANOTHER secret email address
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
– and this one was named after her dog and her husband Lerner is at the center of the long saga involving the IRS targeting tea party groups for special scrutiny because of their... Read more
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The Advocate
Grover Norquist’s influence stretches far beyond JindalIs Grover Norquist the Darth Vader of conservative politics, with sinister powe
Grover Norquist’s influence stretches far beyond Jindal
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Is Grover Norquist the Darth Vader of conservative politics, with sinister powers beyond those of ordinary mortals? Or is he just another ideological tribune, the personalized right-wing equivalent of labor unions and other prominent leftist advocacy... Read more
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The Advocate
Norquist’s ghost, a fee that nobody seesWith eyebrows arched and her mouth formed in an O, Elaine Harmon was the pictur
Norquist’s ghost, a fee that nobody sees
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
With eyebrows arched and her mouth formed in an O, Elaine Harmon was the picture of incredulity. The New Orleans mother had just dropped off Kaleb, her son, at West Laville Hall for his first semester in college. She had just been asked how she... Read more
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Washington Post
Republican presidential candidates’ reckless anti-tax crusadeGrover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, in 2013. (Alex Wong/GET
Republican presidential candidates’ reckless anti-tax crusade
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, in 2013. (Alex Wong/GETTY IMAGES) Why do we say make-believe? Here are some facts for the truth-tellers. Federal spending averaged 20.1 percent of gross domestic product from 1965 to 2014. With... Read more
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Washington Post
Nearly all the GOP candidates bow down to Grover NorquistFour years ago this week, all the Republican candidates for president were aske
Nearly all the GOP candidates bow down to Grover Norquist
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
Four years ago this week, all the Republican candidates for president were asked in a debate what would happen if they were presented a deal to tackle the federal deficit, and the deal would yield $10 in budget cuts for every $1 of tax increases.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie hopes tax vow provides a lift; uses pledge he once spurned to take a swing at Jeb BushThree years ago, Governor Christie dismissed the idea of signing a pledge that
Christie hopes tax vow provides a lift; uses pledge he once spurned to take a swing at Jeb Bush
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
Three years ago, Governor Christie dismissed the idea of signing a pledge that he would never raise taxes. He insisted that his own record of vetoing income and corporate tax hikes spoke for itself. “I made a pledge to the people of the state not... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie signs anti-tax pledgeGovernor Christie, in what has become a rite of passage for many Republican can
Christie signs anti-tax pledge
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
Governor Christie, in what has become a rite of passage for many Republican candidates, has pledged never to sign tax increases into law if elected president. Americans for Tax Reform, a conservative group led by activist Grover Norquist, announced... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie signs anti-tax pledge, group saysGovernor Christie, in what has become a rite of passage for many Republican can
Christie signs anti-tax pledge, group says
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
Governor Christie, in what has become a rite of passage for many Republican candidates, has pledged never to sign tax increases into law if elected president. Americans for Tax Reform, a conservative group led by activist Grover Norquist, announced... Read more
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FOX News
Holy meltdown, Hillary!Buzz Cut: • • Trump waffles on Planned Parenthood • Walker = Coolidge? • C
Holy meltdown, Hillary!
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
Buzz Cut: • • Trump waffles on Planned Parenthood • Walker = Coolidge? • Christie signs taxpayer pledge • They do wear masks… HOLY MELTDOWN, HILLARY! Given the breadth of her experience, you would think that Hillary... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Clinton's Education Plan Financed By Tax Hikeby Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington12 August 2015 Democratic Party presi
Clinton's Education Plan Financed By Tax Hike
Tax-News.com / Posted 17 days ago
by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington12 August 2015 Democratic Party presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has provided details of a plan to make college education more affordable in the United... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
College affordability in 2016: debt-free v tuition-free, explained (and more)What’s this I hear about debt-free college? Hillary Clinton spoke in front of a
College affordability in 2016: debt-free v tuition-free, explained (and more)
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
What’s this I hear about debt-free college? Hillary Clinton spoke in front of a crowd of about 600 people on Monday in Exeter, New Hampshire, and announced her plan to make college more affordable. Wait a minute. Affordable ... or free? Well, that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hillary pitches $350 BILLION program to zap college loan debtHillary Clinton pitches $350 BILLION program to fight college loan debt but Rep
Hillary pitches $350 BILLION program to zap college loan debt
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Hillary Clinton pitches $350 BILLION program to fight college loan debt but Republicans blast it as massive tax hike while her left flank says it's too weak $35 billion per year would flow mostly to states in exchange for paring back tuition at... Read more
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FOX News
Clinton touts $350B college affordability plan, faces stiff oppositionAug 10, 2015: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announces her c
Clinton touts $350B college affordability plan, faces stiff opposition
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Aug 10, 2015: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announces her college affordability plan at Exeter High School, N.H. (AP) Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton announced a $350 billion plan Monday to make college more... Read more
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Forbes
Scheme to Take Education Funding Authority From Legislators Spells Trouble For Mississippi TaxpayersK-12 education is the top recipient of state government spending in the U.S., a
Scheme to Take Education Funding Authority From Legislators Spells Trouble For Mississippi Taxpayers
Forbes / Posted 21 days ago
K-12 education is the top recipient of state government spending in the U.S., accounting for over 30 percent of all state general funds. Given the large amount of taxpayer dollars at stake and the importance of training the future workforce, taking... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Clinton: Nation's companies need to boost wagesHillary Rodham Clinton said Friday that businesses need to "break free from the
Clinton: Nation's companies need to boost wages
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 25 days ago
Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday that businesses need to "break free from the tyranny" of focusing too closely on quarterly earnings reports and take a longer view of the economy to boost wages. The Democratic presidential frontrunner said she... Read more
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The News & Observer
Legislators tinkering under state’s economic hood | News & Observer August 1, 2015 Questions abound: Are legislative mechani
Legislators tinkering under state’s economic hood
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
| News & Observer August 1, 2015 Questions abound: Are legislative mechanics fixing N.C.’s economy? Some fear conservatism, purism will cost... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Tricky Politics of Educating PrisonersAsk any advocate—liberal or conservative—of criminal-justice reform for the bes
The Tricky Politics of Educating Prisoners
The Atlantic / Posted 30 days ago
Ask any advocate—liberal or conservative—of criminal-justice reform for the best way to shrink the nation's overcrowded prisons, and one of the first answers you’ll likely hear is this: Keep the inmates currently in jail from coming back once they... Read more

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