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Clinton aide may have 'delivered favors' for friends, IG finds

An inspector general probe suggested Huma Abedin leveraged her State Department job to benefit her two other employers at the time. (AP Photo) An investigation may have found evidence a top State Department aide to Hillary Clinton took advantage of government employment rules with potential conflicts of interest and overpayments. In a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry Thursday, Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said an inspector general probe [...]

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Study: ‘Gig’ economy puts 2 million Americans to work, accounts for 30% of all new jobs

gig economy The so-called “gig” economy , based on what the Daily Beast’s Tina Brown sums up as “a bunch of free-floating projects, consultancies, and part-time bits and pieces … stitch[ed] together,” has put 2.1 million people to work and accounted for 30% of new jobs between 2010 and 2014. The numbers come from to an American Action Forum report released Tuesday. The analysis finds that the number of workers in the gig economy [...]

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The Human Rights Council at the United Nations has now banned any criticism regarding Sharia Law and human rights in the Islamic World According to President Doru Romulus Costea - and following the efforts of delegates from Egypt, Pakistan and Iran - the Council will no longer tolerate criticism of either Sharia or specific fatwas in the name of human rights. In many parts of the Islamic world, it is becomingly increasing clear not [...]

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Cecil the Lion: What If We Find Out Cecil Wasn't Poached?

Unless you live under a rock, there is no way in Hades that you have not heard of Cecil the Lion’s dreadful demise. Matter of fact, there has been such an international uproar over his killing that Obama is now slated to do the eulogy at Cecil’s funeral. It’s also been reported that Michelle has already contacted Cecil’s pride to give them her and Barack's condolences. It’s true. Tell everyone. Now, before I give [...]

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insert picture You people are really something, you know that? You send a regular guy like John Boehner to Washington - a guy who cuts his own grass and irons his own shirts - and all he wants is to be able to play golf with the president in peace. And you # about it, to the point where he’s had to come to the heartbreaking conclusion that hitting the links with Obama just [...]

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Planned Parenthood Received Millions of Dollars After Lobbying Clinton’s State Department

Planned Parenthood and international affiliates received more than $100 million from USAID Hillary Clinton Planned Parenthood lobbied the Department of State many times during Hillary Clinton’s tenure there and received tens of millions of dollars from foreign policy agencies over the past few years, according to a new report. As secretary of state, Clinton attacked the Mexico City Policy, which bans federal funding of abortion overseas. Her husband revoked the policy during his administration [...]

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Clinton Campaign Charges Supporters More Than Average American’s Monthly Earnings For Selfie With Hillary

Hillary Clinton / AP Hillary Clinton will attend a fundraiser at the home of acclaimed fashion designer Tory Burch in the Hamptons in August at which supporters will have the opportunity to pay $2,700 to appear in a photo with the Democratic presidential candidate. The New York Post reported that the fundraiser, taking place at the manor of unofficial host Burch on August 30, will cost Clinton supporters upwards of $1,000 to gain entry. [...]

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Morning Joe: Clinton Keeps Lying About Email Server, Honesty Numbers Getting ‘Worse and Worse’

MSNBC’s Morning Joe unpacked the news Friday of Hillary Clinton’s lowest-ever favorability ratings and the revelation that she was viewed as less trustworthy than former President Bill Clinton after he admitted he’d lied under oath, with the consensus that her ongoing dishonesty over her private email server at the State Department was only going to keep wearing at her. A new Quinnipiac poll revealed she had just a 40 percent favorability rating against 51 [...]

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Judge Blasts State Dept for Clinton Email Delays: ‘Even the Least Ambitious Bureaucrat Could Do This’

Hillary Rodham Clinton / AP A federal judge blasted the State Department during a court hearing Wednesday about the government agency’s lack of response to Freedom of Information Act requests having to do with documents from Hillary Clinton and her staff. Politico reported that U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon balked at State’s inability to produce about 60 emails demanded in one particular FOIA request, saying, “Now, any person should be able to review [...]

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Lauren Enriquez Life News Margaret Sanger has been lauded by some as a woman of valor, but a closer look reveals that Planned Parenthood’s audacious founder had some unsavory things to say about matters of race, birth control, and abortion. An outspoken eugenicist herself, Sanger consistently promoted racist ...
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The Most Racist Urban Area in America?

Yesterday, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved a new fair housing rule called Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing. This follows the Supreme Court’s recent ruling allowing HUD to use disparate impact as a criterion for determining whether a community is guilty of unfair housing practices. Wikimedia photo by Bernard Gagnon . In one form of disparate impact analyses, HUD compares the racial makeup of a city or suburb with the makeup of [...]

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Sarah Palin’s rebel flag scores direct hit on Planned Parenthood

Nothing makes heads explode on the the left faster than flinging their own banned images in their face, and Sarah Palin has scored a direct hit. Palin’s recent Facebook post featuring an image of the Confederate battle flag side by side with Planned Parenthood’s logo poses the question: “which symbol killed 90,000 black babies last year?” The post has garnered over 120,000 “likes” since Sunday. Since the pro-life group Center for Medical Progress released [...]

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A bloody Sunday session in the Senate

AP Photo Conservative Sens. Ted Cruz and Mike Lee intend to employ arcane Senate procedures on Sunday in an effort to repeal Obamacare and take a tougher stand on Iran, a move that’s expected to trigger a fierce backlash from some of the GOP’s committed institutionalists. Cruz will first try to force the chamber to consider an amendment stating that sanctions on Iran can’t be lifted until the country recognizes Israel’s right to exist [...]

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Zing! Kenyan president shuts Obama up on gay rights

“When you start treating people differently not because of any harm they are doing to anybody, but because they are different, that’s the path whereby freedoms begin to erode. And bad things happen,” Obama said Saturday at a news conference. And Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta responded by fully rejecting Obama’s appeal. “The fact of the matter is Kenya and the U.S. share so many values: common love for democracy, entrepreneurship, value for families — [...]

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