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Amar Kaleka, candidate for Congress, says gun control issue is personal

FRANKSVILLE (WITI) — Gun control is a controversial topic — but for Amar Kaleka, a candidate for Congress, the issue is personal. Kaleka lost his father in the Sikh Temple shooting incident in Oak Creek on August 5th, 2012. 333 more words


The Pompadour Takes on the Pompous

And, here I was last night – between working and occasionally surfing the net – when I stumbled across a website for Jonathan Goff. Jonathan, who? 598 more words

Re-Elect Suzanne Bonamici and Jeff Merkley

All but two of Oregon’s exceptional congressional delegation spoke at the OEA-PIE Convention in Salem yesterday. All were articulate, but Suzanne Bonamici was the star. Earl Bulmenauer and Jeff Merkley spoke eloquently and passionately about education, and Pete Defazio and Kurt Schrader supported our program, but it was Suzanne who really gets what it is like to teach, and she sees the big picture of teachers struggles. 51 more words

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