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Branstad Says Perry's Indictment May Be Politically Beneficial

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gov. Terry Branstad is reacting to a grand jury’s indictment of Texas governor Rick Perry.

Perry is facing two felony charges and he says he will fight them. 145 more words

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Did OCV's Twitter Account Get Censored by the RepublicanGOP?

Is it possible that One Citizen’s Voice had it’s Twitter account censored by the Republican Party and/or Mitt Romney? 679 more words

School yard brawl

It seems as of lately the republican campaigns for the presidential nomination has been all name calling. Newspapers buy into this knowing that the catchy head lines like “Santorum called Romney *blank blank blank*” or “Gingrich called all republican GOP candidates *blank blank blank*” will get more people buying their papers. 136 more words

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Bell, Black and Scandal

A lot of people on the right want to paint Obama up in the guise of an angry black radical. It’s what was behind the Reverend Wright smears of 2008, and now the ugliness is reemerging as Sean Hannity colludes with the postmortem minions of Breitbart to demonize Obama through his association with professor Derrick Bell, a man who dedicated his life to fighting racism. 408 more words

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The threat of ideological purity in politics

By Contributor Rev. Bill Ellis

A big part of the battle for this year’s Republican nomination has been couched in terms of which of the four remaining candidates is the most conservative. 584 more words

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Campus Q & A

UK students answer questions about the Cats and politics.

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A Farewell to Michele Bachmann

After a tooth and nail battle over the Iowa Caucus last week, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, and yes even Ron Paul, had found themselves within an arms length away in total votes for the primary state. 435 more words

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