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Democrat Detroit: Elected official (and serial felon) faces 3 additional charges

In a city run to the ground by Democrats for decades, corrupt politicians like State Representative Brian Banks keep getting re-elected. Eight-time felon Democrat Brian Banks faced three additional felony charges from Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Tuesday. State Representative Brian Banks is currently running for his third term in Michigan’s 1st District, which […]

New terrible idea: Lowering voting age to 16

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One of the latest new terrible ideas out there is to lower the voting age to 16. As some states and cities are actually increasing the age for some things, such as buying tobacco products, Generation Citizen wants one of the most important privileges and responsibilities to be made available to 16 year olds. The […]

Elizabeth Warren’s 2016 backers ding Hillary: ‘If these past two weeks have shown us anything …’

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The niche enthusiasts desperate for Elizabeth Warren to say “I’m running for president” are taking advantage of Hillary Clinton’s email controversy to turn up the noise.

Ben Carson and Hillary have the top-selling 2016 books. Reviewers love one. They loathe the other.

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Last summer, we reported about the chilly reception to Hillary Clinton’s “Hard Choices.” With news that it and Ben Carson’s “One Nation” are the top-selling books among 2016 contenders so far, we thought we’d revisit the reviews to see how each work is being received, and whether there’s a real possibility that Americans are hate-reading one of the two texts.

Hillary Clinton answers for her shady email practices — and only creates more questions


If she had to do it all over again, she probably wouldn’t have done this press conference.

Hypocrisy: One of Hillary’s underlings was ripped by government for … using private email


Shocker: One of Hillary Clinton’s State Department underlings was ripped by a government audit for conducting official business through private email.

Marco Rubio: Hillary is ‘Yesterday’

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Marco Rubio knocked what he called the “Obama-Clinton foreign policy” in a well-received, forward-looking appearance at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday morning.

Christie: No parent’s dream for their children is a minimum wage increase

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks with Laura Ingraham during the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Md., Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Gov. Chris Christie wants his party to spend its time promoting the middle class, not defending the wealthy.

Rudy Giuliani said Obama doesn’t love America. And he didn’t stop there.

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Rudy Giuliani leveled a pointed attack against President Obama’s patriotism at a private gathering Wednesday, going for the mother of all political criticisms.

The two most Democratic states in America have a couple of surprising governors

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It’s hard to find a story of “when opposites attract” in politics these days, but here you go. Gallup has ranked Massachusetts and Maryland the most Democratic states in the country, based on statistics that take into account political party ID and the leanings of state residents in 2014. Both states have a Democratic edge […]

Vegetarian-friendly celebrity urbanites won’t take Elizabeth Warren’s ‘no’ for an answer

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“Elizabeth Warren for President” won’t go away. Not if Bruce Banner, a “socialite-cum-anti-war-activist,” Al Pacino’s daughter, the pioneer of trip hop, and a “90s-era hardcore-drummer-turned-pastry chef” have anything to say about it.

Hillary billed taxpayers more than 4X the average home’s income in private air travel while senator

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Joking about Hillary Clinton’s “dead broke” comment is so 2014. But with a new year comes new material.

Rand Paul has been endorsed by the faces of the GOP’s establishment and libertarian wings

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks during the annual Fancy Farm picnic in Fancy Farm, Ky., Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephen Lance Dennee)

With Rand Paul weighing a White House bid, a report about the Kentucky senator’s planning provided a reminder that his support among Republicans is broadening wing-to-wing.

Court declines challenge to expanded San Diego gun rights

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A challenge to a recent win for gun rights in San Diego has failed, bringing the city one step closer toward expanded gun permits.

Hillary Clinton walks back on previous critique of President Obama’s foreign policy

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Despite the fact that Clinton has lately been vocal of her disapproval of Obama’s foreign policy strategy, she expressed her support of the president’s plan to combat ISIS in Syria and Iraq and also downplayed her previous critique of his foreign affairs choices Wednesday.

Colorado Sen. Mark Udall: Beheaded journalists would say ‘don’t be impulsive’ on ISIS

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Colorado Senator Mark Udall (D) may have just done himself a disservice in his race to keep his seat in the Senate by defending President Obama’s cautious approach to the ISIS terrorist threat coming from Iraq and Syria.

Creator of the succulent Chick-fil-A sandwich S. Truett Cathy has died

In this July 25, 2006, file photo, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Guiterrez, right, leaves with a lunch bag as Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy, left, walks him out after a meeting with Georgia business leaders to discuss immigration reform at Chick-fil-A in Atlanta. A spokesman said Cathy, who started a postwar diner in Atlanta that grew into the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain, died early Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)

S. Truett Cathy, the credited creator of the irresistible, succulent Chick-fil-A sandwich, passed away Monday at 93, according to multiple reports.

President Obama recycles old speeches at Laborfest in Milwaukee


President Obama delivered remarks on the economy at Laborfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Monday that bared close resemblance to other speeches of his in both the recent and relatively distant past.

Mitt Romney says ‘one out of a million’ chance he will run for president, says a younger Republican candidate could beat Hillary Clinton


Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told Hugh Hewitt on his radio show Tuesday that there is a “one out of a million” chance that he will run for the Oval Office again in 2016.

President Obama gets cold welcome from veterans at American Legion National Convention

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President Obama delivered a speech at the American Legion’s 96th National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, Tuesday and was met with little enthusiasm from a crowd of 10,000 American military veterans.