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Pentagon plans work on new missile defense interceptor

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reuters.com – WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The next U.S. military budget will include funds to overhaul Boeing Co’s ground-based missile defense system and develop a replacement for an interceptor built by Raytheon Co…

Ukraine wants fugitive president to face Hague court

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euters.com – KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliament voted on Tuesday to send fugitive President Viktor Yanukovich to the International Criminal Court, while his acting successor expressed concern about “signs of…

In Ukraine turbulence, a lad from Lviv becomes the toast of Kiev

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reuters.com – Wonder where Volodymyr Parasiuk and his opposition allies get their money? Perhaps from a pair of brothers from Wichita, Kansas who hate all government? I agree that Mr.Yanukovich had to go but Mr….

The PJ Tatler » Gowdy Slams Rice Benghazi Interview: ‘I Get Tougher Questions in the Bojangles Drive-Thru’

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pjmedia.com – Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) blasted Meet the Press host David Gregory for throwing softball questions at National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Benghazi, saying: “I get tougher questions in the Bojan…

Egypt’s new PM says to fight militancy, rebuild economy

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reuters.com – CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s new prime minister said on Tuesday he would seek to eradicate militant violence that has increased since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, hoping improved…

Israel Bombs Convoy Bringing Hezbollah Missiles From Syria Into Lebanon « Pat Dollard

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patdollard.com – Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: Israeli warplanes struck a convoy transporting surface-to-surface missiles from Syria into Lebanon on Monday in an attempt to prevent Hezbollah from obtaining cer…

Iran a threat not just to Israel, says Germany’s Merkel

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reuters.com – JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Germany views Iran as a potential threat not just to Israel, but also to European countries, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday at a joint news conference with Israeli P…

McConnell on Bill Clinton: ‘every time he’s come, it’s been really good for me’

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dailycaller.com – WASHINGTON — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell sounded quite pleased on Tuesday that former President Bill Clinton was in his home state of Kentucky stumping for his likely Democratic opponent…

Democrats again delay Senate minimum wage debate

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bigstory.ap.org – WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats have again delayed debating a proposal to increase the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly, postponing work on one of President Barack Obama’s top priorities. D…

New Poll Finds Gray Still Ahead Of Bowser, But Weakened By Scandal

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wamu.org – A new poll finds that while Mayor Vincent Gray remains in the lead among a crowded field of challengers for D.C.’s top office, the scandal stemming from his 2010 campaign continues to color how res…

Why do so many liberals want to suppress political speech?

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washingtonexaminer.com – The knee jerk response of many liberals to political attacks seems to be to suppress such speech. Examples abound. Michigan Rep. Gary Peters, running for the Senate, threatens the broadcast license…

White House Obfuscates on Obamacare and Jobs

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spectator.org – “You can’t say the Affordable Care Act has killed job growth,” Phil Schiliro, White House health care advisor, announced yesterday. Schiliro’s adamant declaration was based on one fact: 8 million j…

Whitewashing Benghazi | The American Spectator

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spectator.org – Were he alive today, Richard Nixon would have to doff his hat to Barack Obama. Compared with how the Obama administration has swept under the rug the Benghazi attacks of September 11, 2012, Nixon’s…

New poll shows Jolly and Sink in tight battle

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tampabay.com – A new pol conducted for the U.S. Chamber shows David Jolly with a 44-42 lead over Alex Sink, but the lead is well within the margin of error, amplifying how close the race is in the final stretch. …

Rhetoric Doesn’t Earn Respect

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breitbart.com – In 2013, 51% of Americans believed that leaders of other countries had respect for Barack Obama, with 43% believing that such leaders didn’t have much respect for him. Just one year later in 2014, …

So What Makes the ‘Fargo’ TV Show ‘Fargo’? – The Wire

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thewire.com – German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in Jerusalem to meet with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and talk about peace and friendship between the two countries. Unfortunately, a specter of A…

Majority of Small Businesses Will See Health Premium Rate Hike Because of Oamacare

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blog.heritage.org – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of the Actuary last week released with little fanfare a report that is shaking up the debate over Obamacare’s impact on the economy, according …

Ukraine ex-aide shot; No new govt before Thursday

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bigstory.ap.org – KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s new authorities navigated tricky political waters Tuesday, launching a new presidential campaign, working on a new government and trying to seek immediate financial h…

How To Explain What’s Happened In Ukraine To Your Friends

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thefederalist.com – Different countries and international organizations, such as the United Nations and the European parliament, called for peace and justice in Ukraine. Diplomatic representatives of the USA and the E…

With filing deadline past, Wicomico and statehouse campaigns are set

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blogs.delmarvanow.com – The filing window for county council, county executive, the state house and the Eastern Shore’s Congressional District closed Tuesday at 9 p.m. While not all races are contested, the primary and th…

Jindal: Obama ‘Waving the White Flag of Surrender’ on the Economy

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blog.heritage.org – Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) blasted President Obama for “waving the white flag of surrender” by promoting policies that are damaging to the economy, including raising the minimum wage. “The President …

O’Reilly on Benghazi: The Crime is the Cover Up

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truthrevolt.org – The real Benghazi scandal may not be the crime, but the cover-up. That is what Bill O’Reilly suggested on last night’s Talking Points Memo. Monday, O’Reilly argued Benghazi matters because the Whit…

Miami Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen files Venezuela legislation in Congress

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miamiherald.typepad.com – Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen filed legislation Tuesday in Congress deploring violence in Venezuela and calling for dialogue between the government and opposition protesters who have taken to t…

Understanding the Protests in Ukraine and Venezuela

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cato.org – In Venezuela the economic situation has deteriorated sharply since the death of Hugo Chávez last year. The country has the highest inflation rate in the world (officially 56 percent in 2013, althou…

Rebekah Brooks: I felt ‘horror’ at Dowler hacking

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bigstory.ap.org – LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks said Tuesday that she never sanctioned phone hacking, and was horrified when she learned the tabloid had targeted the cellphone of a mis…

FDP to Rick Scott: You’re “the ultimate Medicare thief”

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miamiherald.typepad.com – Gov. Rick Scott’s Obamacare-bashing ad campaign over Medicare Advantage cuts has given the Florida Democratic Party the opportunity to play a familiar tune in this press release: Rick Scott is best…

PJ Lifestyle » 7 Famous Supporters of the Chavez Regime

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pjmedia.com – As Ukraine burns, our attention has unfortunately shifted away from the deteriorating situation in Venezuela, a potential revolution over a decade in the making. The New York Times gave a good quic…

Defense: Wishing the world away

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nypost.com – The Obama administration says that we need to end what it calls “the era of austerity” in Washington. Notably excluded from this admonition is the one department of government that is actually expe…

The PJ Tatler » NPR Submits Its Entry For ‘Obvious Headline Of The Year’

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pjmedia.com – If more were actually getting done in Washington, there probably would be much less attention focused on how few times President Obama and Speaker John Boehner have met face-to-face, and on their “…

Orange County tax collector defends use of lobbyists

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wftv.com – Channel 9’s Karla Ray was able to track down the Orange County tax collector Tuesday and ask him about spending $70,000 on lobbyists , in an effort to save his job.   Last week,  Tax Collector Scot…

Ted Cruz defends Dinesh D’Souza against election fraud, claims CBS’ ‘Face the Nation’ cut him off for it – @Jarkesy Political

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JarkesyPolitical.com – Conservative commentator and best-selling author, Dinesh D’Souza pleaded not guilty to federal charges that he used straw donors to exceed campaign contributions to a U.S. Senate candidate in 2012….

Union Bosses’ 2014 Hit List: Why Unions Are Using $300 Million to Eliminate Five GOP Governors

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redstate.com – By: LaborUnionReport (Diary)  |  February 23rd, 2014 at 09:00 PM  |  While union bosses have not released a prioritized list, if they had a list prioritizing which governors are higher in their hit…

Media ‘reform’ schemes business as usual for some on FCC

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washingtonexaminer.com – Given the discussions floating around the conference — it was attended by lefty journalists like Amy Goodman, Glenn Greenwald, Katrina vanden Heuvel and many others, as well as powerful Democrats l…

Mom with cancer in anti-ObamaCare ad says losing her plan was ‘crushing’

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foxnews.com – A mother with cancer who was forced to switch plans under ObamaCare and who subsequently featured in a political advertisement against the law told Megyn Kelly that losing her plan was “crushing.” …

The PJ Tatler » 11 Million Small Business Employees to See Premiums Rise under Obamacare

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pjmedia.com – In a Friday night document dump, along with the usual flotsam and jetsam of the administration came a bit of bad news for small business in America. Nearly two thirds of small businesses who offer …

Sen. Coburn Slams Obama over Cost of ObamaCare – Fox Nation

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nation.foxnews.com – Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) went On The Record to discuss ObamaCare’s effect on the fiscal health of the United States: THE DAILY CALLER – Seven of the Democratic lawmakers surrounding President Obam…

Stunning map reveals 100 statues of Lenin have been toppled in Ukraine

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dailymail.co.uk – Statues of Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin are being toppled in a revolutionary frenzy sweeping Ukraine, it emerged today. After Viktor Yanukovych’s rule came crashing down on Saturday, protesters …

Gutting the Army

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canadafreepress.com – On Monday, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recommended reducing size of the U.S. Army to its lowest level since before the nation’s entry into WWII. “We must now adapt, innovate, and make difficul…

Disabled veterans group rallies for full VA advance funding | Military Times

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militarytimes.com – Despite a budget detente on Capitol Hill, veterans advocates are worried about what another government shutdown could do to Veterans Affairs Department benefits checks and assistance programs. So t…

Rep. Louie Gohmert: John Boehner Will Be Gone By January

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fireandreamitchell.com – Louie Gohmert says that Weeper John Boehner will be gone come January 2015. This is great news if true, but it’s also a double edged sword. If Louie Gohmert is right, then who do the Republicans pi…

Voter’s Remorse Over Obama

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canadafreepress.com – I don’t recall when I first wrote about Obama telling lies, but it surely must have been early in his first term, if not even earlier in the 2008 campaign. So much of the information about his life…

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