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The Atlantic
The Nobility of Good Lawyers With Bad ClientsIn the early hours of the morning, law professors wonder whether anything we do
The Nobility of Good Lawyers With Bad Clients
The Atlantic / Posted 59 minutes ago
In the early hours of the morning, law professors wonder whether anything we do makes the world a better place. Today, I feel pretty sure that the answer is yes. That’s because, on January 28, I awoke to a televised image of Ammon Bundy’s lawyer,... Read more
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Daily Record
LETTER: Fight Common Core, by any nameFederal Common Core Standards were adopted, sight unseen, by the State Board of
LETTER: Fight Common Core, by any name
Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
Federal Common Core Standards were adopted, sight unseen, by the State Board of Education, in June of 2009, in a rush to be eligible for President Obama’s stimulus funding. Since then, much has happened, but the will of the public is still being... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Remove pension shroudOn Jan. 15, the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio and the School Employe
Remove pension shroud
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 hours ago
On Jan. 15, the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio and the School Employees Retirement System of Ohio submitted their checkbook-level expenditure data to the Ohio Treasurer’s Office. And they will soon link their online checkbook websites to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Let’s try to make love a verbLet’s talk about love. Valentine’s Day is next weekend. It’s a time for lovers
Kim Phillips: Let’s try to make love a verb
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
Let’s talk about love. Valentine’s Day is next weekend. It’s a time for lovers to celebrate each other and “this thing” they share together. Florists will deliver millions of roses. Hallmark will make a mint on cards. Children will head off to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Huckaby: Road-naming can present problemsOn a road by any other name, the traffic would flow just about the same. That o
Huckaby: Road-naming can present problems
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
On a road by any other name, the traffic would flow just about the same. That opening sentence ain’t Shakespeare, but it ain’t bad for an old boy from Porterdale. Road-naming has been heavily in the news this week because there is a resolution... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte is man of the hourI should have been in Spain last Friday to look at wines and food products. Spa
Duterte is man of the hour
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
I should have been in Spain last Friday to look at wines and food products. Spain has become top of the class for food products. That was the plan but things went awry. Instead of Spain and good food and wine I went to San Fernando, Pampanga to join... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can Conservative Lawmakers Find Consensus?What do Donald Trump, Barack Obama, Mitch McConnell, and Bernie Sanders have in
Can Conservative Lawmakers Find Consensus?
The Atlantic / Posted 22 hours ago
What do Donald Trump, Barack Obama, Mitch McConnell, and Bernie Sanders have in common? (Besides disliking Ted Cruz, of course.) All were among the top villains invoked—repeatedly—at this week’s annual Conservative Policy Summit, hosted by Heritage... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Neanderthal should go back into his caveI THINK I have a problem living in a country that deals with difficult ideas by
Neanderthal should go back into his cave
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
I THINK I have a problem living in a country that deals with difficult ideas by putting its hands over its ears and shouting “nah, nah, nah, I can’t hear you”. This week we saw another example of outrage over someone’s opinions leading for calls to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Caligula’s last standI am handicapped, a touch, by the fact that I consider Toni Abela, soon to be g
Caligula’s last stand
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
I am handicapped, a touch, by the fact that I consider Toni Abela, soon to be grilled by whoever it is who does these things, to see whether he is fit and proper to be a member of the European Union’s Court of Auditors, as a friend. We don’t see eye... Read more
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Aliran Online
Why the cloak-and-dagger routine?You can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones.
Why the cloak-and-dagger routine?
Aliran Online / Posted yesterday
You can now share this post using the Whatsapp button visible on smartphones. Keeping the proceedings of the parliamentary public accounts committee a secret is not the parliamentary way to investigate mismanagement or abuse of public funds says WH... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Community helps Lions help othersphoto ID. Nancy was so respectful and gracious, I thought people of Delta Count
Community helps Lions help others
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
photo ID. Nancy was so respectful and gracious, I thought people of Delta County should know what a great job she does for "we the people". Thank you Nancy, you'll always have my vote. Each Saturday the Daily Press salutes individuals and groups... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' PermanentA Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, wh
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' Permanent
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
A Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, whose White House ambitions have energized many across the country, especially in his home state. Aartistic Inc of Winooski and Montpelier is providing the small, simple... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' PermanentA Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, wh
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' Permanent
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
A Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, whose White House ambitions have energized many across the country, especially in his home state. Aartistic Inc of Winooski and Montpelier is providing the small, simple... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' PermanentA Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, wh
Tattoo Artists Make 'Feeling the Bern' Permanent
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
A Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Senator Bernie Sanders, whose White House ambitions have energized many across the country, especially in his home state. Aartistic Inc of Winooski and Montpelier is providing the small, simple... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Permanently ‘Feel the Bern’ with free Bernie Sanders tattooA Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose
Permanently ‘Feel the Bern’ with free Bernie Sanders tattoo
WPTZ Burlington / Posted yesterday
A Vermont tattoo shop is giving away free tattoos of Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose White House ambitions have energized many across the country, especially in his home state. Aartistic Inc. of Winooski and Montpelier is providing the small, simple... Read more
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The Hill
WH response to petition offends campaign finance advocatesActivists say they are offended by the White House's response Friday to a petit
WH response to petition offends campaign finance advocates
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Activists say they are offended by the White House's response Friday to a petition signed by more than 117,000 people demanding that federal contractors be required to disclose political spending. The petition, generated on the White House We the... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
A lesson on our ConstitutionPosted Friday, February 5, 2016, at 2:30 PM This will be a short story about w
A lesson on our Constitution
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted yesterday
Posted Friday, February 5, 2016, at 2:30 PM This will be a short story about why we need our Constitution. Here is the rest of the story: When the thirteen colonies declared their independence and separated from England,... Read more
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The Hindu
Among the believers: On the American campaign trailRepublican Ted Cruz and Democrat Bernie Sanders both promise a revolution, thou
Among the believers: On the American campaign trail
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Bernie Sanders both promise a revolution, though they mean different things. Hillary Clinton pledges to build on the changes ushered in by Barack Obama; Marco Rubio vows to undo them. Donald Trump claims he is leading... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
RelievedI live in Ward 7 and the best thing we have done here was to have a byelection
Relieved
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
I live in Ward 7 and the best thing we have done here was to have a byelection to get rid of John Brassard. He was only interested in doing things that made him higher on the totem pole. He never cared about what we, the people of this area, wanted,... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Group Leaves To Take 15,000 Water Bottles To Flint, MichiganSome Tulsans left on Friday to take clean water to people in Flint, Michigan.
Tulsa Group Leaves To Take 15,000 Water Bottles To Flint, Michigan
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
Some Tulsans left on Friday to take clean water to people in Flint, Michigan. For a few weeks now, that community has had to use bottled water because of high lead levels in the water system. The local activist group “We the People” decided to... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Morgan Freeman Chaplin Award AnnouncementMorgan Freeman will receive the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Chaplin Award,
Morgan Freeman Chaplin Award Announcement
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
Morgan Freeman will receive the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Chaplin Award, it was announced Friday. Freeman will be honored at the 43rd annual award gala, set to take place on Monday, April 25. Freeman's acting credits include The Electric... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Palm Bay rejects human rights proposalPALM BAY, Fla. - Before a crowd of some 500 people, the Palm Bay City Council r
Palm Bay rejects human rights proposal
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
PALM BAY, Fla. - Before a crowd of some 500 people, the Palm Bay City Council rejected a proposal that would have created what proponents said is a human rights ordinance to protect gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender people from... Read more
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The Economic Times
My vision of South Asia is same as India, Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas: Prime minister Narendra ModiGUWAHATI: Prime ministerNarendra Modi on Friday said that his vision for South
My vision of South Asia is same as India, Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas: Prime minister Narendra Modi
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
GUWAHATI: Prime ministerNarendra Modi on Friday said that his vision for South Asia is the same as his vision for India - Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas (With all, development of all). Modi who inaugurated that 12th South Asian Games said that all South... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi opens South Asian Games in GuwahatiGuwahati, Feb 5 : Invoking the historical bond between the South Asian nations,
Modi opens South Asian Games in Guwahati
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Guwahati, Feb 5 : Invoking the historical bond between the South Asian nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appealed to sportspersons to play for peace, prosperity and in full vigour and enthusiasm so that they can remember the 12th South... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Bookshop’s prices shot down 10% for customers openly carrying gunsA bookshop in Texas is offering a 10% discount to customers who are legally “op
Bookshop’s prices shot down 10% for customers openly carrying guns
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
A bookshop in Texas is offering a 10% discount to customers who are legally “open carrying” a handgun while shopping for new reading material. “Brave New Books is the only open carry friendly bookstore in Austin TX and now we have a special... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Alaskans weigh in on proposal to finance government with Permanent Fund earningsJUNEAU -- People from all over Alaska have inundated the Senate State Affairs C
Alaskans weigh in on proposal to finance government with Permanent Fund earnings
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 2 days ago
JUNEAU -- People from all over Alaska have inundated the Senate State Affairs Committee -- the first to review Gov. Bill Walker's S.B. 128 -- with their take on the proposal to use Permanent Fund earnings to pay for government operations. There was... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Patriotic Country SongsA 2011 re-write of Hank Williams Jr.'s hit song "A Country Boy Can Survive," it
Newsmax's 50 Most Patriotic Country Songs
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
A 2011 re-write of Hank Williams Jr.'s hit song "A Country Boy Can Survive," it carries a powerful post-9/11 message. 27. "We The People" — Billy Ray Cyrus' 2000 song states that truckers, farmers, and factory workers run this country, and they... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Drops 9 Points In National Poll After Losing In Iowa As Rubio Rises, Cruz SteadyIowa was a FRAUD, NH is coming up the same. The only sure way to respect our v
Trump Drops 9 Points In National Poll After Losing In Iowa As Rubio Rises, Cruz Steady
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Iowa was a FRAUD, NH is coming up the same. The only sure way to respect our voting rights is not to let them count the votes. We must refuse to vote since our vote could be compromised as numerous evidences indicate, and hence the only moral thing... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Armstrong calls for no school closuresThe possibility of closing a school in Armstrong is not sitting well with a gro
Armstrong calls for no school closures
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
The possibility of closing a school in Armstrong is not sitting well with a group of teachers, employees and parents. A letter to Spallumcheen council signed by 20 teachers and support workers at Armstrong Elementary calls for the North... Read more
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BC Local News
Armstrong calls for no school closuresThe possibility of closing a school in Armstrong is not sitting well with a gro
Armstrong calls for no school closures
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
The possibility of closing a school in Armstrong is not sitting well with a group of teachers, employees and parents. A letter to Spallumcheen council signed by 20 teachers and support workers at Armstrong Elementary calls for the North... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on FireRomantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately expe
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on Fire
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Romantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately experienced on a couch, under both a blanket and the influence of Nyquil. Their abundant pleasures, always indefensible and routinely ridiculous, are no less comforting for... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on FireRomantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately expe
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on Fire
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Romantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately experienced on a couch, under both a blanket and the influence of Nyquil. Their abundant pleasures, always indefensible and routinely ridiculous, are no less comforting for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on FireRomantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately expe
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on Fire
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Romantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately experienced on a couch, under both a blanket and the influence of Nyquil. Their abundant pleasures, always indefensible and routinely ridiculous, are no less comforting for... Read more
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Greenwich Time
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on FireRomantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately expe
‘The Choice’ Review: Nicholas Sparks’ Latest Adaptation Won’t Set Fans on Fire
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Romantic dramas adapted from Nicholas Sparks novels are most appropriately experienced on a couch, under both a blanket and the influence of Nyquil. Their abundant pleasures, always indefensible and routinely ridiculous, are no less comforting for... Read more
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Daily Press
Colonial Williamsburg buys Super Bowl adColonial Williamsburg has decided to go deep. The foundation announced Wednesd
Colonial Williamsburg buys Super Bowl ad
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Colonial Williamsburg has decided to go deep. The foundation announced Wednesday that it will be airing a 30-second commercial, narrated by former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw, during Sunday's telecast of Super Bowl 50. While, according to... Read more
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Columbia Star
River Bluff and Dent win mock congressional hearing | February 5, 2016Participating students from River Bluff High School were Melissa Byars, Reese C
River Bluff and Dent win mock congressional hearing | February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
Participating students from River Bluff High School were Melissa Byars, Reese Corry, Bradilynn Crockett, Sydney Crosby, Julia Dales, Ryan Eckstrom, Graylen Grant, Merrit Jones, Lillian Lawrence, Brendan Montesinos, John Simpson, and Kimberly Vonada.... Read more
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The Hindu
When the State makes choices on our behalfThere were three sets of people with a very keen eye on the proceedings in Supr
When the State makes choices on our behalf
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
There were three sets of people with a very keen eye on the proceedings in Supreme Court in the matter of the curative: thousands of LGBT people and their allies; some legal eagles and the press; and a miniscule minority of opponents, mostly... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Iowa caucuses: candidates react to resultsDES MOINES, IA – Candidates from each party reacted to Ted Cruz’s GOP victory i
Iowa caucuses: candidates react to results
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
DES MOINES, IA – Candidates from each party reacted to Ted Cruz’s GOP victory in the Iowa caucuses and the virtual dead heat between Hilary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on the Democratic side. Ted Cruz turned the Republican primary race on its head... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Idea To Give Tulsa Inmates Smartphones, For A Fee, Considered At JailTulsa County Sheriff Michelle Robinette talked about her new idea - giving inma
Idea To Give Tulsa Inmates Smartphones, For A Fee, Considered At Jail
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
Tulsa County Sheriff Michelle Robinette talked about her new idea - giving inmates smartphones, for a fee. We obtained an email from a Tulsa County sheriff captain, written six months ago, saying he distributed Android phones inside the jail for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TPPA - The People Prefer AccountabilityThursday, 4 February 2016, 11:11 amPress Release: Conservative Party The Conser
TPPA - The People Prefer Accountability
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Thursday, 4 February 2016, 11:11 amPress Release: Conservative Party The Conservative Party are by no means opposed to trade agreements with other countries, but the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump says he's not 'thrilled' with second-place finish in IowaFurious Donald Trump demands new Iowa 'election' because Ted Cruz 'stole' it wi
Trump says he's not 'thrilled' with second-place finish in Iowa
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Furious Donald Trump demands new Iowa 'election' because Ted Cruz 'stole' it with 'fraud' including dirty tricks and fake warnings to voters He accused Cruz of fraud after his campaign admitting to spreading claims that Ben Carson was quitting the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Michael Ramos, Florida ‘Patriot,’ found with shrapnel-filled bombsA Florida man who is a self-proclaimed member of the “United States Patriot Arm
Michael Ramos, Florida ‘Patriot,’ found with shrapnel-filled bombs
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
A Florida man who is a self-proclaimed member of the “United States Patriot Army” was arrested Monday after a business partner reported seeing pipe bombs in the suspect’s Tampa home. Michael Ramos was arrested by agents from the Bureau of Alcohol,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Donald Trump managed to be gracious in defeat... until now"That is why all of the polls were so wrong and why he got far more votes than
Donald Trump managed to be gracious in defeat... until now
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
"That is why all of the polls were so wrong and why he got far more votes than anticipated. Ted Cruz didn't win Iowa, he stole it. That is why all of the polls were so wrong and why he got far more votes than anticipated. Bad! During primetime of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 2
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
As much as I may take issue with some of the missions politicians assign to the military, I believe the men and women in uniform, who at times put their own opinions aside to live up to the oath they've taken, deserve our support and, more important,... Read more
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Everett Herald
Establishment needs reckoning Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 12:01 a.m. The current populism for
Establishment needs reckoning
Everett Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 12:01 a.m. The current populism for Donald Trump has absolutely zero to do with Trump himself. It has everything to do with an angry American populace tired of being lied to,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South C
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South Carolina, where he urged supporters in the early-voting state to rally behind him as the second coming of Ronald Reagan. Cruz, who regularly cites the 40th president on... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South C
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South Carolina, where he urged supporters in the early-voting state to rally behind him as the second coming of Ronald Reagan. Cruz, who regularly cites the 40th president on... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South C
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.
KSPR Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South Carolina, where he urged supporters in the early-voting state to rally behind him as the second coming of Ronald Reagan. Cruz, who regularly cites the 40th president on... Read more
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My EastText
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South C
Fresh off Iowa win, Cruz sets sights on S.C.
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
Ted Cruz on Tuesday looked to carry the momentum of his Iowa victory to South Carolina, where he urged supporters in the early-voting state to rally behind him as the second coming of Ronald Reagan. Cruz, who regularly cites the 40th president on... Read more
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