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Grimm Reaper Wins Another Term

In the face of a twenty-count indictment, video evidence of threatening the life of a journalist, and just an all around bad public image, Michael Grimm was able to somehow win re-election in his district against challenger Domenic M. 277 more words

Here is my take on campaign finances as published in the Miami Herald on November 21, 2014

Miami Herald

11/21/2014

Campaign money

There’s a myth that campaigns are too expensive. Nonsense. Campaigns use money to inform voters. Limiting contributions is like limiting charitable giving. 99 more words

Colorful Candidate Jim Rogers Dies at 79

Jim Rogers, best remembered as a mysterious political candidate who had unlikely successes, died on Tuesday at the age of 79 in Durant, Oklahoma. 223 more words

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Wisconsin's winking Scott Walker says governors make 'better presidents'

He’s right, they beat a community organizer.  With a thinly veiled hint that he may consider a run for the Republican nomination in the 2016 presidential election, … 202 more words

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Federal Election Commission "Dark Money" Search Could Hurt Nonprofits

(This article was published by the Georgia Center for Opportunity.)

While voters fixate on an election next week that could change Washington’s balance of power, some also are looking ahead to next year’s Federal Election Commission agenda that will include an effort by incoming chair Ann Ravel to overhaul campaign finance disclosure law. 810 more words

Dick Morris: Obama, Democrats Want Control of Internet Speech

Dick Morris: Obama, Democrats Want Control of Internet Speech

Newsmax ^ | 27 Oct 2014 | Dick MorrisPosted on 10/27/2014, 9:23:20 PM by george76Not content with the total bias and domination of the news networks, … 366 more words

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