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Controversial Republican representative Todd Akin has angered his constituents and politicos alike by saying that he's… Read More

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It usually sets in much later, but my election fatigue has set in already. It’s that feeling that you have when you’ve… Read More

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Released from Mayo Clinic

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After months of speculation and genuine concern, Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. has been released from the Mayo Clinic after being treated… Read More

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Plato's The Republic famously describes "the noble lie:" a myth or untruth that is purposely told… Read More

President Obama: Forward, Not Back!

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama's convention evolution is complete. Eight years ago, the little-known Democrat rocketed… Read More

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President Obama Addresses DNC

[FULL TEXT]
President Obama Addresses DNC

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Michelle, I love you. The other night, I think the entire country saw just how lucky I am. Malia and Sasha, you make me so proud…but… Read More

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Convention Virgin: My Very First DNC

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