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Senate Fails to Pass USA Freedom Act but Blocks NSA Phone Data Collection

In what Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer calls “a big victory for Rand Paul and for all who fear uncontrolled government surveillance,” the legislative body was unable to extend the NSA phone data collection program.

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Peeta Mellark launches presidential campaign

To much fervor, Senator Peeta Mellark announced on Thursday that he will run for the Liberty Party nomination for president.

Senator Mellark is the husband of former President and Secretary-General Katniss Everdeen. 131 more words

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BREAKING: Liberty and Conservatives form national unity government

BREAKING: Vice President Dale Wilson, the Liberty Party leader, along with President Rick Canth, the Conservative Party leader, gave a press conference regarding the recent elections to the House of Representatives. 298 more words

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BREAKING: Labor denies majority to both Liberty and Conservatives, forces minority governments

BREAKING: Labor Party leader Felicia Ren of District 8 along with other Labor Party leaders declared at a press conference today that they would not seek a coalition with the Liberty Party or the Conservative Party, saying they could not reach an agreement with either.  74 more words

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MIDTERM ELECTIONS: Panem set for third midterm election cycle

Tonight marks the third midterm election cycle in the Republic of Panem and the first under a non-Liberty president. Though midterms typically are a referendum of sorts for the president, it is expected that the Conservatives will gain at the expense of Liberty, Labor, and Civic. 396 more words

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Texas Senate Approves Open Carry Of Handguns

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AUSTIN (AP) – State lawmakers pushed closer to approving the licensed open carry of handguns, but only after a fierce Senate debate over restricting police powers to question people carrying guns if they are legal. 114 more words

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House Passes Gas Tax Patch

The House of Representatives passed a two-month extension of federal transportation funding, delivering a victory to Democrats who have long preferred a shorter extension. The… 263 more words

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