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What the what!? Nov 4, 2014: Mid-term election edition

We’re closing in on 10 pm EST and we still don’t yet know who will officially control the U.S. Senate – the Democrats or the Republicans. 196 more words

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Election campaigns still need fact-checkers

It happens occasionally but it needs to be a regular part of the election process. With so many misstatements, falsehoods and insults, our campaigns are more an embarrassment than an opportunity to learn about candidates’ beliefs. 128 more words


Westaby Web Moment: Web site creates negative ads against Abraham Lincoln

Political attacks began in our country very early: Thomas Jefferson is known to have been the backroom support for scurrilous pamphlets against John Adams in the 1800 presidential campaign. 262 more words