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[VIDEO] GruberGate in 2 minutes

In case you have missed all of the details of #GruberGate, here you go.  Thanks go out to YouTuber “AmericanCommitment” for compiling this short video.

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Violating the Oath: Consequences or a Free Pass

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/constitution_amendments_11-27.html

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/bill_of_rights_transcript.html

The American Presidency

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/constitution_transcript.html

The Oath of Office:

I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my Ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. 401 more words

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Economists: Downtown Sacramento Kings Arena Could Pave Way For MLS Franchise

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Economic experts say the new downtown arena for the Sacramento Kings could also pave the way for a new soccer stadium to house a Major League Soccer team. 682 more words

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Rome in the news: O tempora! o mores!

In a truly bizarre turn of events, US Senator Ted Cruz has delivered  an address against President Obama. This in itself isn’t that weird. It’s the particular speech he chose to give that’s odd: a modified version of the  986 more words

Rome

50s Westerns DVD News #167: Woman They Almost Lynched (1953).

Directed by Allan Dwan
Screen Play by Steve Fisher
Photographed by Reggie Lanning
Film Editor: Fred Allen, ACE
Special Effects: Howard and Theodore Lydecker

CAST: John Lund (Lance Horton), Brian Donlevy (Charles Quantrill), Audrey Totter (Kate Quantrill/Kitty McCoy), Joan Leslie (Sally Maris), Ben Cooper (Jesse James), Nina Varela (Mayor Delilah Courtney), Jim Davis (Cole Younger), Reed Hadley (Bitterroot Bill Maris), Frank Ferguson. 163 more words

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The Difficulties of Pure Democracy

What is a Democracy?

The United States is a Democracy, right?  It is often said that as Americans we live in a Democracy.  We vote for the candidate of our choice, our public officials make and enforce laws, and we define that as the democratic process.  562 more words

Democracy

Sacramento Soccer Fans Excited For Chance At MLS Team

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento soccer fans and players are pumped up after Mayor Kevin Johnson announced he’s heading to New York City to make a case for a professional team in the capital city. 191 more words

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