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Philly.com
Taxis, regulators must adapt for industry to survivethe overall size of the market. Recent research by myself, Chris Koopman, and
Taxis, regulators must adapt for industry to survive
Philly.com / Posted 5 hours ago
the overall size of the market. Recent research by myself, Chris Koopman, and Matt Mitchell at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University illustrates how the taxi industry has fallen into a trap of its own making. Since the Depression,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Middle-class incomes rising: Fraser Institute reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Fraser Institute report
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Sarnia Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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The Christian Post
Globalism Is Anti-Christ, Demonic, Theologians Arguemake it almost impossible. If an academic would begin to talk about this he wou
Globalism Is Anti-Christ, Demonic, Theologians Argue
The Christian Post / Posted 15 hours ago
make it almost impossible. If an academic would begin to talk about this he would lose tenure, he would lose everything." George Mason University Law School Professor and author of the 2004 book The Case for Sovereignty: Why The World Should... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Chatham Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Welland Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
The Sudbury Star / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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The Sault Star
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
The Sault Star / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Northumberland Today / Posted 15 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
Barrie Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Middle-class incomes rising: Reportterms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institu
Middle-class incomes rising: Report
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
terms of purchasing power than they did back then,” Boudreaux, a Fraser Institute senior fellow and economics professor at George Mason University, said in a statement. The report argues that unnecessary government fixes for middle-class... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S Don Launches Biography On Buhari Oct. 3, in Abuja"The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria", is written by Prof. John Paden, a n
U.S Don Launches Biography On Buhari Oct. 3, in Abuja
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
"The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria", is written by Prof. John Paden, a notable Don of International Studies, George Mason University, America. The book, published by Hudahuda Publishing Company, chronicled the struggle and career of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Entry Closes for Etisalat Prize for Literaturethe prize is chaired by Nigerian novelist and poet, Mr. Helon Habila. He is an
Entry Closes for Etisalat Prize for Literature
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the prize is chaired by Nigerian novelist and poet, Mr. Helon Habila. He is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing at George Mason University, U.S. He is a contributing editor for the Virginia Quarterly Review, and also a regular reviewer for... Read more
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The Hill
Economists have a message: Clinton's policies are wrong for America(affiliations listed for identification purposes only), Burton A. Abrams, Univ
Economists have a message: Clinton's policies are wrong for America
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
(affiliations listed for identification purposes only), Burton A. Abrams, University of Delaware Zoltan Acs, George Mason University Lee C. Adkins, Oklahoma State University Richard Agnello, University of Delaware William Albrecht,... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Supreme Court After Scaliapossible that Kennedy saw the writing on the wall about a liberal future for th
The Supreme Court After Scalia
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
possible that Kennedy saw the writing on the wall about a liberal future for the Court,” Ilya Somin, a professor of law at George Mason University, said. “If he reached a conservative outcome, it might be quickly reversed when Kagan would be back... Read more
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Business Standard India
Neighbourhood watch: Why Pakistan is obsessed with Kashmirof peace on the subcontinent, which are wider, more humanist concerns. The aut
Neighbourhood watch: Why Pakistan is obsessed with Kashmir
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
of peace on the subcontinent, which are wider, more humanist concerns. The author teaches at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. His main research interests lie in nationalism, international security, and South As... Read more
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TribLIVE
Taxpayers foot hefty bill of presidential searches at Pennsylvania's state-owned universitiesinsulated from duty or accountability by paying a search firm.” James Finkelst
Taxpayers foot hefty bill of presidential searches at Pennsylvania's state-owned universities
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
insulated from duty or accountability by paying a search firm.” James Finkelstein, professor emeritus of public policy at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., also questioned the practice. He and colleague Judith Wilde, a higher-education... Read more
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Salon.com
Spinning science news: How the FDA keeps manipulating the media“Journalists have ceded the power to the scientific establishment,” says Vincen
Spinning science news: How the FDA keeps manipulating the media
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
“Journalists have ceded the power to the scientific establishment,” says Vincent Kiernan, a science journalist and dean at George Mason University. “I think it’s interesting and somewhat inexplicable, knowing journalists in general as being people... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA seeks gift to start cybercrime instituteless money from state and federal governments, said Jennifer Victor, an associa
UA seeks gift to start cybercrime institute
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
less money from state and federal governments, said Jennifer Victor, an associate professor of political science at George Mason University. Schools "are pretty much forced to look for other types of funding," said Victor, who serves on the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
African-American museum’s exhibit is window into life, legacy of Pullman porterscould use are smaller. “The differences are subtle, not stark,” she said. Spen
African-American museum’s exhibit is window into life, legacy of Pullman porters
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
could use are smaller. “The differences are subtle, not stark,” she said. Spencer Crew, a professor of U.S. history at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., said it cost railroads more to provide separate accommodations in Southern states in... Read more
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The News & Observer
When will millennials start liking Hillary Clinton?appeal to prodigal young voters. The surrogate speeches haven’t always gone ac
When will millennials start liking Hillary Clinton?
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
appeal to prodigal young voters. The surrogate speeches haven’t always gone according to plan, though. Obama’s speech at George Mason University was at one point met with chants of “four more years”; her stumping apparently got the crowd pumped... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Candidates Want To Raise The Economic Tide To Lift Opportunity, But How?want to pay $12 for a sandwich and a side," she says. Education is important,
Candidates Want To Raise The Economic Tide To Lift Opportunity, But How?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
want to pay $12 for a sandwich and a side," she says. Education is important, says Tyler Cowen, an economics professor at George Mason University, but it's not a silver bullet. "You can get a good education, but a lot of tech now changes so... Read more
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Business Wire
Prince William County Awarded $50,000 by the U.S. Small Business Administration to Boost Entrepreneurial Innovation in Life Sciences and Technologyavailable wet lab space in Northern Virginia, which is uniquely located within
Prince William County Awarded $50,000 by the U.S. Small Business Administration to Boost Entrepreneurial Innovation in Life Sciences and Technology
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
available wet lab space in Northern Virginia, which is uniquely located within Innovation Park, anchored by the George Mason University Science & Technology Campus. The Prince William Science Accelerator was created to provide the... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil traders listen to OPEC talk, wait for actionto project collective power,” said Al-Ubaydli, who’s also an affiliated senior
Oil traders listen to OPEC talk, wait for action
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
to project collective power,” said Al-Ubaydli, who’s also an affiliated senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. An agreement would ‘unravel within days or weeks since there is no reliable way to monitor cheaters... Read more
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The Washington Times
Museum of African American History opens this weekendHistorian, professor at George Mason University and the first black director of
Museum of African American History opens this weekend
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Historian, professor at George Mason University and the first black director of the National Museum of American History — those are among the titles Spencer Crew has acquired over a long and varied career. But Mr. Crew’s latest role may be the most... Read more
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Business Wire
Skip West, Valencell and RapidSOS Honored with CTA’s 2016 Innovation Entrepreneur Awardsto ensure protection, safety, comfort and enhance consumers’ enjoyment of life.
Skip West, Valencell and RapidSOS Honored with CTA’s 2016 Innovation Entrepreneur Awards
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
to ensure protection, safety, comfort and enhance consumers’ enjoyment of life. West also is an adjunct professor at George Mason University. Small Business of the Year: Valencell’s technology is focused on creating the most accurate... Read more
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NBC News
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's tension with Chicago cops complicates crime fightingand evidence-based decision making, not politics. According to a report by the
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's tension with Chicago cops complicates crime fighting
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
and evidence-based decision making, not politics. According to a report by the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University, "a series of rigorous evaluations have suggested that police can be effective in addressing crime... Read more
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Columbia Star
Wild South Carolina written by mother-daughter teammaster naturalist certification through Clemson University and is pursuing a ma
Wild South Carolina written by mother-daughter team
Columbia Star / Posted 6 days ago
master naturalist certification through Clemson University and is pursuing a master’s degree in creative writing from George Mason University. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. Susan Hamilton is a certified statewide... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s what to expect from OPEC oil-output-freeze talksto project collective power,” said Al-Ubaydli, who’s also an affiliated senior
Here’s what to expect from OPEC oil-output-freeze talks
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
to project collective power,” said Al-Ubaydli, who’s also an affiliated senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. An agreement would ‘unravel within days or weeks since there is no reliable way to monitor cheaters... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's child care plan, absent of regulations or common senseworkers. Dig a little and you'll find that The Independent Women’s Forum recom
Trump's child care plan, absent of regulations or common sense
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
workers. Dig a little and you'll find that The Independent Women’s Forum recommendations were taken from work published by George Mason University's Mercatus Center, which was founded and funded by the Koch Family Foundations. According to the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Smithsonian train exhibit preserves lost history of Jim Crow Southshe said. “The ‘colored’ section is smaller.” EDITORS: STORY CAN END HERE Spe
Smithsonian train exhibit preserves lost history of Jim Crow South
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
she said. “The ‘colored’ section is smaller.” EDITORS: STORY CAN END HERE Spencer Crew, a professor of U.S. history at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, said that it cost railroads more to provide separate accommodations in Southern... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Yasay gets mixed reviews from Washington, DC Fil-Amsa detriment because a positive dialogue would have developed between the two.”
Yasay gets mixed reviews from Washington, DC Fil-Ams
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
a detriment because a positive dialogue would have developed between the two.” JC Videna, 23, a recent graduate from George Mason University, is also bothered by Duterte’s comments about the Pope and President Obama. “It’s one thing to have a... Read more
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The Hill
Terror attacks won’t budge millennial votersis senior fellow at the Cato Institute and associate professor at the Schar Sch
Terror attacks won’t budge millennial voters
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
is senior fellow at the Cato Institute and associate professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. Follow him on Twitter @trevor_thrall. Goepner is retired from the Air Force, having commanded units... Read more
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RTE News
RealClearPolitics' Carl Cannon sees a tight US election aheadhimself rallied young voters at a campaign stop in Philadelphia on Sept. 13. M
RealClearPolitics' Carl Cannon sees a tight US election ahead
RTE News / Posted 8 days ago
himself rallied young voters at a campaign stop in Philadelphia on Sept. 13. Michelle Obama campaigned for Clinton at George Mason University in Virginia on Sept. 15. Sanders and Elizabeth Warren will rally millennial voters in Ohio this... Read more
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USA Today
Here's why Zuckerberg doesn't want to be a Murdoch-like media mogulspeech and actions of third parties who use the site, notes Adam Thierer, a sen
Here's why Zuckerberg doesn't want to be a Murdoch-like media mogul
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
speech and actions of third parties who use the site, notes Adam Thierer, a senior research fellow at Mercatus Center at George Mason University. “Traditional media companies do not enjoy the same degree of protection,” Thierer said via email.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivationObama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young v
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivation
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Obama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young voters. During a campaign stop last week at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, Mrs. Obama shared her own frustration about voters who can’t seem to muster the... Read more
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Daily Mail
'I need you as partners': Hillary tells Millennialsbeen deploying its top surrogates to college campuses around the country. Firs
'I need you as partners': Hillary tells Millennials
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
been deploying its top surrogates to college campuses around the country. First Lady Michelle Obama campaigned for her at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, on Friday, while Clinton's running mate Tim Kaine campaigned at the University... Read more
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The Columbian
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivationObama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young v
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivation
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Obama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young voters. During a campaign stop last week at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, Mrs. Obama shared her own frustration about voters who can’t seem to muster the... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivationObama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young v
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivation
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 9 days ago
Obama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young voters. During a campaign stop last week at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, Mrs. Obama shared her own frustration about voters who can't seem to muster the... Read more
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CTV News
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivationObama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young v
For apathetic Dems, Obama offers himself as motivation
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
Obama, the popular first lady, to vouch for the Democratic nominee with young voters. During a campaign stop last week at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, Mrs. Obama shared her own frustration about voters who can't seem to muster the... Read more
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