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Debates Focus on Minimum Wage

Around the nation as the mid-term elections draw near candidates are (at least in close elections) debating and one of the issues that crops up in all of the debates is the minimum wage issue. 795 more words

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Scaring People About Ebola Outbreak in the USA

Thinking that scaring people about the Ebola outbreak in the USA (which consists currently of 2 diagnosed cases) will help them win votes right wing candidates all over the nation are stepping up trying mightily to ramp up fears of thousands of ISIS fighters flooding into the US from Mexico each carrying a vial of the Ebola virus ready to go about infecting every single person they come in contact with. 461 more words

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Freaked Out About Ebola?

Freaked out about Ebola? A lot of people are. Some are so freaked out that they are pushing the fear factor way past stupid. There have only been two confirmed cases in the US ever. 753 more words

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Eleanor Roosevelt

Today is the birthday of one of my all time favorite people Eleanor Roosevelt who by far set the standard for first ladies. She was a class act and arguably was the most important member of Franklin Roosevelt’s inner circle. 621 more words

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Fear Pushes the Vote in the Demented Space That is Occupied by the GOP

Fear pushes the vote in the demented space that is occupied by the GOP. They couldn’t gain any traction on Obamacare because though it’s not perfect it’s working and it’s helping millions of their fellow citizens to have affordable health care and people are liking it more and more. 754 more words

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Mike Huckabee Threatening to Withdraw from the Republican Party

Mike Huckabee is threatening to withdraw from the Republican Party. That is news of course but the reason is because he doesn’t believe they are the GOP taking a strong enough stand against Gay Marriage. 515 more words

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Predictions on Same Sex Marriage

It’s amazing all the dire predictions from Ted Cruz, Mary the Failing, James Lankford and other right-wing-nuts on the advent of same sex marriage which is now legal in 30 states and will be legal in another 5 probably today or tomorrow at the latest. 590 more words

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