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VOTING RIGHTS MATTER:
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Somewhere, I imagine that Supreme Court Justice John Roberts is still doing a line dance in celebration of achieving one of his longtime… Read More

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Oprah Winfrey appeared on the Today Show on Monday to promote her upcoming film Lee Daniels' The Butler.  She… Read More

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President Obama celebrated his 52nd birthday Sunday, surrounded by family and friends at Camp David, Md. It wasn't a… Read More

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