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USDA Nominee, Trump Ally, on Hold as Past Remarks Scrutinized - Bloomberg

Google News - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 05:00

Bloomberg

USDA Nominee, Trump Ally, on Hold as Past Remarks Scrutinized
Bloomberg
On his personal blog, Clovis wrote that conservative candidates are “afraid of taking on race baiting” from liberals and progressives, who he said “are the real racists.” Clovis, an early backer of ... “Since day one, I've been concerned that Sam ...

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The Mysterious Female Conservative - National Review

Google News - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 04:19

National Review

The Mysterious Female Conservative
National Review
This fall, if you're lucky enough to hang your hat at the leafy, cloistered, and widely acclaimed Amherst College — checking in at #2 in the rankings of national liberal-arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report, with tuition at a mere $60,000 a ...

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Harvey Weinstein and Democrats' deals with Hollywood's devils - Washington Post

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 18:11

Washington Post

Harvey Weinstein and Democrats' deals with Hollywood's devils
Washington Post
On most days, your average conservative probably feels at least mildly cranky about the left's lock on the entertainment industry. ... The truth is, the news that a famous Hollywood liberal may have sexually harassed generations of his female employees ...

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The Image of Alabama as the Bastion of Pure Conservatism - The New Yorker

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 16:45

The New Yorker

The Image of Alabama as the Bastion of Pure Conservatism
The New Yorker
(As the state's chief justice, he was a constant source of embarrassment for progressive Alabamians, defying federal orders by keeping a giant monument of the Ten Commandments that he had erected inside a judicial building and telling probate judges to ...

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As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 15:54

Los Angeles Times

As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
... and even creating a national licensing system. It's a step many of them think is not only good policy but good politics, convinced that aggressive measures are both supported by most voters and will energize progressives. ... Many of them say the ...
Americans Are More Divided On Gun Control Than Gay Marriage Or AbortionNewNowNext

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As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures - Kansas City Star

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 15:54

USA TODAY

As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures
Kansas City Star
... and even creating a national licensing system. It's a step many of them think is not only good policy but good politics, convinced that aggressive measures are both supported by most voters and will energize progressives. ... Many of them say the ...
Gun Control Is More Like Abortion Than Gay MarriageNew York Magazine
Americans Are More Divided On Gun Control Than Gay Marriage Or AbortionNewNowNext
Momentum builds for bump stock banThe Hill
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As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures - McClatchy Washington Bureau

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 15:53

McClatchy Washington Bureau

As GOP blinks, liberals urge Dems to demand more aggressive gun measures
McClatchy Washington Bureau
... and even creating a national licensing system. It's a step many of them think is not only good policy but good politics, convinced that aggressive measures are both supported by most voters and will energize progressives. ... Many of them say the ...

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In Targeting Political Groups, IRS Crossed Party Lines - New York Times

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 15:03

Politico

In Targeting Political Groups, IRS Crossed Party Lines
New York Times
WASHINGTON — A federal watchdog investigating whether the Internal Revenue Service unfairly targeted conservative political groups seeking tax-exempt status said that the agency also scrutinized organizations associated with liberal causes from 2004 ...
Dems: Watchdog report confirms IRS scrutiny wasn't politically motivatedThe Hill
Audit indicates liberal nonprofits also got extra IRS scrutinyPolitico
Right-wing media “scandals” never end, they just fade awayMedia Matters for America (blog)

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Dems say IG report confirms IRS didn't engage in politically motivated targeting - The Hill

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 12:09

The Hill

Dems say IG report confirms IRS didn't engage in politically motivated targeting
The Hill
Key Democratic lawmakers on Thursday praised a watchdog's report on the IRS' scrutiny of applications for tax-exempt status, saying the report confirms that the agency did not target groups for political reasons. The Treasury Inspector General for Tax ...

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House passes $1.1 trillion budget to advance tax reform - Washington Examiner

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 11:55

House passes $1.1 trillion budget to advance tax reform
Washington Examiner
The GOP budget, dubbed the "Building a Better America Plan," passed in a 219-206 vote Thursday after hours of debate over alternative budgets proposed by Democrats, conservatives, progressives and other factions. Eighteen Republicans voted against it, ...

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Right On: The end of identity politics? Let's hope so - St George News

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 09:10

St George News

Right On: The end of identity politics? Let's hope so
St George News
To Democrats' delight, Judis projected a future liberal majority of minorities and progressive whites. Party leaders saw his book as ... He also notes that Republican Sens. Marco Rubio, John Cornyn ... Sanders went on: “In other words, one of the ...

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Across the country, progressives are winning. Is that a sign for 2018? - Mic

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:36

Mic

Across the country, progressives are winning. Is that a sign for 2018?
Mic
These local level wins follow recent pick-ups by Democrats in state House races, where Democrats have beaten Republican in places as conservative as Oklahoma. And they are beginning to show “the fruits of our labor,” said Nina Turner, president of Our ...

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A single-payer litmus test won't help the progressive agenda - Los Angeles Times

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 07:02

Los Angeles Times

A single-payer litmus test won't help the progressive agenda
Los Angeles Times
Obamacare is still with us. The latest Republican repeal effort has failed, and the enrollment period begins Nov. 1. A bipartisan Senate bill to address its problems could be voted on sometime this fall. Meanwhile, many Democrats are embracing a single ...
The Obamacare Ratchet EffectJacobin magazine

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On Criminal Justice Reform, Bipartisanship Is Back - RealClearPolitics

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 05:50

RealClearPolitics

On Criminal Justice Reform, Bipartisanship Is Back
RealClearPolitics
In Pennsylvania, for example, conservative Republican state Sen. ... Gene Mills, president of the Louisiana Family Forum, perhaps the Pelican State's most conservative organization, recently honored progressive Democrat and Speaker Pro-Tem Rep.

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Changes ahead for Albuquerque - Santa Fe New Mexican

Google News - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 00:16

Changes ahead for Albuquerque
Santa Fe New Mexican
Yes, a nonpartisan election for mayor of Albuquerque is likely to turn partisan — very much so — now that Democrat Tim Keller is heading to a runoff against Republican Dan Lewis. But that's only part of the story from the Tuesday election in New ...

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House rejects Democratic budget alternatives - The Hill (blog)

Google News - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 21:29

The Hill (blog)

House rejects Democratic budget alternatives
The Hill (blog)
The Progressive Caucus budget, meanwhile, goes further in advancing liberal priorities and went down 108-314 with 79 Democrats joining all Republicans to vote against it. It would spend $2 trillion in infrastructure ... The House on Thursday will ...

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IRS unfairly targeted liberal groups, too, Treasury Department watchdog finds - Chicago Tribune

Google News - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:29

Chicago Tribune

IRS unfairly targeted liberal groups, too, Treasury Department watchdog finds
Chicago Tribune
Those findings fueled accusations by Republican lawmakers that the Obama administration engaged in politically motivated targeting of conservatives. But Democrats have long challenged those claims, arguing that liberal-leaning groups were given close ...

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Pressured on tax cuts, Democrats see little reason to deal - Washington Post

Google News - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 18:25

Washington Post

Pressured on tax cuts, Democrats see little reason to deal
Washington Post
Ryan's support for “tax reform” perked up the American Action Network, a conservative group aligned with House Republicans, which ran TV ads thanking the Democrat. But last week, when the framework dropped, Ryan wasn't sold. “It looks like a dog,” Ryan ...
Red State Democrats Have No Good Reason to Back Trump's Tax PlanNew York Magazine
What's the Rush to Fix the Tax System? It Works Just FineNewsweek
Parts of GOP Tax Overhaul Embraced by Conservative DemocratsBloombergQuint
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Is the Republican Party a Threat to the Constitution? - The Nation.

Google News - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 14:31

The Nation.

Is the Republican Party a Threat to the Constitution?
The Nation.
In Turkey, the AK Party's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has skillfully courted an emerging middle class of conservative religious voters who felt maligned and disrespected by Kemalist liberal and secular elites. (The role of organized religion in ...

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Texas Democrats must expand base to win statewide elections - Dallas News

Google News - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 12:38

Dallas News

Texas Democrats must expand base to win statewide elections
Dallas News
Conservatives and progressives are so far apart in Texas that there are virtually no crossover opportunities for Democratic or Republican candidates. There is no middle in Texas, and few voters fit in both political camps. That's why Davis' campaign ...

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