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Business Insider
Putin has turned Russia into a ticking time-bomb only he can defusein Ukraine, Chechnya, Syria, Kaliningrad, the Scandinavian border, and the Arct
Putin has turned Russia into a ticking time-bomb only he can defuse
Business Insider / Posted 2 hours ago
in Ukraine, Chechnya, Syria, Kaliningrad, the Scandinavian border, and the Arctic Circle. Onlookers noted that this week’s Victory Day parade was “one of the most militaristic in years”, even compared to last year’s lavish 70th celebration the... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Fall Over, but Medical Marijuana Just Scored a Big Victory on Capitol Hillbeing created by the pot industry, as well as the tax revenue and licensing fee
Don't Fall Over, but Medical Marijuana Just Scored a Big Victory on Capitol Hill
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
being created by the pot industry, as well as the tax revenue and licensing fees being generated that are going to fund schools, drug abuse programs, and even law enforcement. Image source: Cannabis Culture via Flickr.The federal... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Fall Over, but Medical Marijuana Just Scored a Big Victory on Capitol Hillbeing created by the pot industry, as well as the tax revenue and licensing fee
Don't Fall Over, but Medical Marijuana Just Scored a Big Victory on Capitol Hill
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
being created by the pot industry, as well as the tax revenue and licensing fees being generated that are going to fund schools, drug abuse programs, and even law enforcement. Image source: Cannabis Culture via Flickr. But, of course, we... Read more
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New York Post
Obama and Trump are two sides of the same coinHe came, he saw, and he changed the world. Mostly for the worse. As Barack Oba
Obama and Trump are two sides of the same coin
New York Post / Posted yesterday
He came, he saw, and he changed the world. Mostly for the worse. As Barack Obama enters the twilight of his reign of error, he is still doing things his peculiar way. A craven deal to bring Iran’s mad mullahs in from the cold, a visit to Castro’s... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is Oklahoma trying to be America’s least progressive state?an LGBT rights group. With the state legislature in session and Republicans aro
Is Oklahoma trying to be America’s least progressive state?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
an LGBT rights group. With the state legislature in session and Republicans around the country fulminating about the Obama administration’s guidelines telling schools they must let transgender students use facilities that match their gender... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New EnglandThat far outstrips the amount held in traditional pensions. Yet, relying on a g
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
That far outstrips the amount held in traditional pensions. Yet, relying on a growing body of academic research, the Obama administration estimates that savers lose $17 billion a year to conflicts of interest and excessive fees. Not... Read more
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The Hindu
Two years of Modi rule: A reviewin India where a top leader addresses millions, that too periodically. The prog
Two years of Modi rule: A review
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
in India where a top leader addresses millions, that too periodically. The programme even featured U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to India. Digital India This flagship programme of Ravi Shankar Prasad's Communications Ministry... Read more
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The Atlantic
A 22-Year-Old Explains Why He's Voting for the Republican Nomineecollege students or workmates responding to a Hulk Hogan comment depends on who
A 22-Year-Old Explains Why He's Voting for the Republican Nominee
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
college students or workmates responding to a Hulk Hogan comment depends on who is in the White House. In fact, President Obama has repeatedly criticized political correctness. Through what mechanism would change come if Trump is elected? And for... Read more
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The Atlantic
What to Do With White Privilege?I’m like, ‘No! You need to say his name and you need to come up with a plan!’ I
What to Do With White Privilege?
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
I’m like, ‘No! You need to say his name and you need to come up with a plan!’ I have white family, and some of them are not Obama supporters. Who is more likely to get someone not to vote for Trump: me or my white family?” But is Trump really white... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convinceMay 2014 9:44:06am With the resources Australia has had we should not even hav
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convince
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
May 2014 9:44:06am With the resources Australia has had we should not even have debt. We should have a welfare fund by now of 40 years x 30 billion. Plus interest would be well over a Trillion by now. We simply have too many hangers... Read more
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Roll Call
Marco Rubio's Presidential Bid Creates Open-Seat Scrumout to him in the last two days. The legislator is personally wealthy and said
Marco Rubio's Presidential Bid Creates Open-Seat Scrum
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
out to him in the last two days. The legislator is personally wealthy and said if he ran, he would likely help self-fund his campaign. Lt. Gov. Carlos López-Cantera, a Rubio ally, is also reportedly considering a bid and could appeal to... Read more
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Raw Story
Here’s further proof of Trump’s hypocrisy when it comes to Wall Street and governmentRight after Barack Obama’s election in 2008, I flew off to Australia and New Ze
Here’s further proof of Trump’s hypocrisy when it comes to Wall Street and government
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
Right after Barack Obama’s election in 2008, I flew off to Australia and New Zealand to attend a conference and take some vacation time. At the end of the long flight, when I got to Sydney, I picked up one of the local newspapers and read that the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Obama's Nuclear Paradox: Pushing For Cuts, Agreeing To UpgradesPresident Obama came into office with a dream of a world without nuclear weapon
Obama's Nuclear Paradox: Pushing For Cuts, Agreeing To Upgrades
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
President Obama came into office with a dream of a world without nuclear weapons, and he's sure to touch on this theme Friday when he becomes the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic attack. Yet Obama... Read more
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New York Magazine
Trump’s Lies and Trump’s Authoritarianism Are the Same Thingis going to make drug prices competitive?” he asked. The crowd shouted, “No!”Re
Trump’s Lies and Trump’s Authoritarianism Are the Same Thing
New York Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
is going to make drug prices competitive?” he asked. The crowd shouted, “No!”Related StoriesWhy Did Bernie Sanders Put an Obama-Hater on the Democratic Platform Committee?Obama Wants to Give Poor Schools More Money. Guess Who’s Blocking Him.Donald... Read more
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Roll Call
Down But Not Out: Grayson Plots Long Shot ComebackAlan Grayson is underfunded, beset by questions about an offshore hedge fund, a
Down But Not Out: Grayson Plots Long Shot Comeback
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Alan Grayson is underfunded, beset by questions about an offshore hedge fund, and only now hiring key members of his campaign. Of all of this election’s Senate candidates, none have had a more difficult start to their race. He has a summer to undo... Read more
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Rappler
Polls give UK 'Remain' camp boost, 3 weeks before EU voteof a Brexit," Lynton Crosby, the political strategist who masterminded Prime Mi
Polls give UK 'Remain' camp boost, 3 weeks before EU vote
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
of a Brexit," Lynton Crosby, the political strategist who masterminded Prime Minister David Cameron's 2015 general election victory, wrote in the paper. "When it comes to which side 'will create a stronger economy for the UK,' Remain leads by 21... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Post-Bruner Upset Keven Ellis is Cautiously Optimistic - Post-Bruner Upset Keven Ellis is Cautiously Optimistic by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 Keven Ellis could barely believe it. When a reporter called him Tuesday night for comment...Ellis could barely believe it. When a reporter called him Tuesday night for co
Post-Bruner Upset Keven Ellis is Cautiously Optimistic - Post-Bruner Upset Keven Ellis is Cautiously Optimistic by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 Keven Ellis could barely believe it. When a reporter called him Tuesday night for comment...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Ellis could barely believe it. When a reporter called him Tuesday night for comment on his unexpected Republican runoff victory over State Board of Education hopeful Mary Lou Bruner, the 45-year-old Lufkin school board president asked whether it... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The Brexit odd squadthe lights on. Arron Banks, the insurance magnate who bankrolled Ukip at the 20
In this week's magazine | The Brexit odd squad
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
the lights on. Arron Banks, the insurance magnate who bankrolled Ukip at the 2015 general election, might have refused to fund Vote Leave after it triumphed over his favoured vehicle, Leave.EU – he has called Matthew Elliott “Lord Elliott of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...from four years ago where more than 1.1 million Republican voters showed up on
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
from four years ago where more than 1.1 million Republican voters showed up on the last day of July to lift Ted Cruz to victory over David Dewhurst. Wayne Christian was winning the Railroad Commission contest over Gary Gates but by less than 2... Read more
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The Hindu
Two years of Modi rule: A reviewin India where a top leader addresses millions, that too periodically. The prog
Two years of Modi rule: A review
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
in India where a top leader addresses millions, that too periodically. The programme even featured U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to India. Digital India This flagship programme of Ravi Shankar Prasad's Communications Ministry... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Candidate Who Once Called Obama A Gay Prostitute Loses State Education Board Racenight, and that lead widened as vote returns rolled in. He ended the night more
Candidate Who Once Called Obama A Gay Prostitute Loses State Education Board Race
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
night, and that lead widened as vote returns rolled in. He ended the night more than 18 points ahead of Bruner. Ellis’ victory all but ensures his ultimate election to the 15-member state panel that reviews and approves textbooks and sets... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Keven Ellis Defeats Mary Lou Bruner In Texas Board Of Education Racewidened as vote returns rolled in. With 89 percent of precincts reporting, he w
Keven Ellis Defeats Mary Lou Bruner In Texas Board Of Education Race
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
widened as vote returns rolled in. With 89 percent of precincts reporting, he was ahead by 18 percentage points. Ellis’ victory all but ensures his ultimate election to the 15-member state panel that reviews and approves textbooks and sets... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID lawin its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. T
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
in its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel's ruling wasn't a full victory for the law's opponents. It rejected parts of the district judge's ruling, finding, for instance, that the law didn't... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Appeals court weighs whether Texas voter ID law is discriminatoryin its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. T
Appeals court weighs whether Texas voter ID law is discriminatory
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
in its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel’s ruling wasn’t a full victory for the law’s opponents. It rejected parts of the district judge’s ruling, finding, for instance, that the law didn’t... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID lawin its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. T
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
in its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel's ruling wasn't a full victory for the law's opponents. It rejected parts of the district judge's ruling, finding, for instance, that the law didn't... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Voter ID Law Revisited By Appeals Courtin its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. T
Texas Voter ID Law Revisited By Appeals Court
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
in its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel's ruling wasn't a full victory for the law's opponents. It rejected parts of the district judge's ruling, finding, for instance, that the law didn't... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID lawin its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. T
US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
in its effect. But a majority of the full court decided to re-hear the case. The three-judge panel's ruling wasn't a full victory for the law's opponents. It rejected parts of the district judge's ruling, finding, for instance, that the law didn't... Read more
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Roll Call
New York GOP Freshman Has Confidence In Trumpopponent this November, Zeldin said Tuesday. Clinton is “wildly unpopular” in t
New York GOP Freshman Has Confidence In Trump
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
opponent this November, Zeldin said Tuesday. Clinton is “wildly unpopular” in the district, he said. President Barack Obama carried the district by about 1,600 votes out of 290,000 total votes in 2012. Asked about potential spillover damage... Read more
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Daily Mail
VA head compares veterans' wait-times to people in line at DISNEYhis likely opponent Hillary Clinton into it, nothing that she once said that th
VA head compares veterans' wait-times to people in line at DISNEY
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
his likely opponent Hillary Clinton into it, nothing that she once said that the VA's problems weren't 'widespread' The Obama Administration official said he believed using a 'create date' – which counts from when the veteran first contacts the... Read more
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Breitbart
Officer Edward Nero Not Guilty of All Counts in Freddie Gray CaseLeftist Green Candidate Snatches Austria Victory From Anti Mass Migration Popul
Officer Edward Nero Not Guilty of All Counts in Freddie Gray Case
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
Leftist Green Candidate Snatches Austria Victory From Anti Mass Migration Populist Right By 0.6 Per Cent Bernie Sanders Blasts ‘Rigged’ Democratic Party System Bernie Sanders... Read more
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Evening Standard
Nick Clegg: Beware the brash bluff and bluster of the Brexit sharksin the Thames if he felt it would get him closer to 10 Downing Street — who sta
Nick Clegg: Beware the brash bluff and bluster of the Brexit sharks
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
in the Thames if he felt it would get him closer to 10 Downing Street — who started the ball rolling by reacting to Barack Obama’s assertion that Britain is better off in the European Union by calling him a “part-Kenyan President” and claiming his... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Trump now willingly accepting campaign donations after earlier ‘self-finance’ claimsfor the rich with political aspirations. Four years ago, Mitt Romney, then the
Trump now willingly accepting campaign donations after earlier ‘self-finance’ claims
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
for the rich with political aspirations. Four years ago, Mitt Romney, then the Republican candidate who lost to Barack Obama, lent himself $40-million during his successful run in the primaries and then made it an outright contribution. If Mr.... Read more
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Rutland Herald
A tally of successesof the high-profile initiatives proposed by the governor for the 2016 session �
A tally of successes
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
of the high-profile initiatives proposed by the governor for the 2016 session � legalization of marijuana and state pension fund divestment of coal and ExxonMobil stock � did not succeed, these defeats should not color the work of the whole... Read more
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Reuters
Campaigner confident anti-elite winds will deliver Brexit17, 2015. LONDON Anger at established elites and irritation at the interventio
Campaigner confident anti-elite winds will deliver Brexit
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
17, 2015. LONDON Anger at established elites and irritation at the interventions of leaders such as U.S. President Barack Obama will help to push British voters to opt for an exit from the European Union on June 23, the head of the Vote Leave... Read more
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Breitbart
Clinton Cash: Top Democrat Shaun King Quitting Democratic Party Over Corruption Revelationsdevotion to this love affair. For me, and I think for millions of Americans, t
Clinton Cash: Top Democrat Shaun King Quitting Democratic Party Over Corruption Revelations
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
devotion to this love affair. For me, and I think for millions of Americans, that all changed when we first heard Barack Obama. As a preacher, I actually loved that Obama came from Jeremiah Wright’s church in Chicago. Dr. Wright was a legend in... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Retiring Rep. Curt Clawson has followed own path in Houseof an hour that morning, the Bonita Springs Republican voted for a GOP spending
Retiring Rep. Curt Clawson has followed own path in House
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
of an hour that morning, the Bonita Springs Republican voted for a GOP spending bill that would prevent President Barack Obama from closing the Guantánamo Bay detention center, and for a Democratic measure to restrict the display of the... Read more
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FOX News
Group that helped sell Obama's Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Obama's Iran nuke deal also funded media
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Group that pushed for Iran nuclear deal gave NPR $100,000 to support reportingRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that pushed for Iran nuclear deal gave NPR $100,000 to support reporting
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group’s annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The mission of the Ploughshares Fund is to “build a safe, secure... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded mediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that helped sell Iran nuke deal also funded media
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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ABC News
Group That Helped Sell Iran Nuke Deal Also Funded MediaRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group That Helped Sell Iran Nuke Deal Also Funded Media
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Group that advocated for Iran nuclear deal also funded media that covered itRadio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, acco
Group that advocated for Iran nuclear deal also funded media that covered it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at conventionWASHINGTON (CNN) - Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing elector
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at convention
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (CNN) - Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-funded effort to moderate some of the GOP's positions, conservative Republicans are maneuvering to defend the line on social issues at the last place they... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at conventionFaced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-fund
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at convention
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-funded effort to moderate some of the GOP's positions, conservative Republicans are maneuvering to defend the line on social issues at the last place they can: the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at conventionconventionLanguage could be added to platform Faced with an independent-minded
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at convention
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
conventionLanguage could be added to platform Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-funded effort to moderate some of the GOP's positions, conservative Republicans are maneuvering to defend the line on social... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at conventionFaced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-fund
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at convention
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-funded effort to moderate some of the GOP's positions, conservative Republicans are maneuvering to defend the line on social issues at the last place they can: the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at conventionFaced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-fund
Conservatives plot to hold the line on social issues at convention
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Faced with an independent-minded nominee, a changing electorate and a well-funded effort to moderate some of the GOP's positions, conservative Republicans are maneuvering to defend the line on social issues at the last place they can: the... Read more
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