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 2018-10-16 18:00 

Daily Kos

Stacey Abrams nails the 'miasma of fear' Georgia Republicans are creating to suppress the vote...

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is helping his own campaign for governor by holding up the registrations of more than 50,000 voters, a large majority of them people of color. Kemp says there's no problem because people can still show up at the p...

 2018-10-16 18:00 

RedState

Man Claiming to Be Woman Offers Lousy Defense for Defeating Women in Cycling Championships...

Let's not pretend this is okay....

 2018-10-16 18:00 

Vox

How to write an angry, hopeful play about the Constitution...
 2018-10-16 18:00 

Rush Limbaugh

Trump Warns Honduras: Halt the Caravan — or Else...

RUSH: Trump is saying if you don't turn 'em back, then you can forget any aid from us. The post Trump Warns Honduras: Halt the Caravan — or Else appeared first on The Rush Limbaugh Show ....

 2018-10-16 17:59 

Washington Examiner

Associated Press calls Elizabeth Warren's DNA results 'proof' of her heritage...

An Associated Press article said Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., had offered...

 2018-10-16 17:58 

USA Today

Fact check: Campaign ads from leading GOP PAC misleading...

Congressional Leadership Fund has been flooding TV airwaves around the country with misleading ads attacking Democrats running in close races....

 2018-10-16 17:57 

Talking Points Memo

Ex-WH Comms Director Jason Miller Sues Gizmodo Over Custody Battle Story...

Former White House communications director Jason Miller has filed a $100 million defamation lawsuit against Gizmodo Media Group for an......

 2018-10-16 17:57 

The Intercept

Chicago Will Finally Release Video of Police Officer Shooting Unarmed and Disabled Ricky Hayes...

Chicago's police accountability office released a video of the August 2017 shooting of Ricky Hayes, a mentally disabled African-American teenager. The post Chicago Will Finally Release Video of Police Officer Shooting Unarmed and Disabled Ricky Hayes ...

 2018-10-16 17:57 

The New Republic

How to Fix the Supreme Court: Weaken It...

The nation's founders didn't want an all-powerful court, and the Constitution provides the means for restoring its lesser role in government....

 2018-10-16 17:56 

Washington Post

The Latest: Heitkamp contacting women named in abuse ad...

U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp is apologizing for misidentifying victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse and rape who were listed in a recent newspaper advertisement...

 2018-10-16 17:56 

LifeZette

Shouting Match: 'The View' Descends into Chaos Over Elizabeth Warren's DNA, 'It's Not Irrelevant!'...

Check out this ugly squabble between Joy Behar and Meghan McCain — Democrats would be outraged if a GOP senator ever made the same claims, said the latter...

 2018-10-16 17:56 

ThinkProgress

Trump lies about having 'no financial interests in Saudi Arabia'...

In an apparent effort to push back on suggestions his soft stance toward Saudi Arabia is a result of his business dealings with Saudis, President Trump on Tuesday tweeted, "For the record, I have no financial interests in Saudi Arabia (or Russia, for ...

 2018-10-16 17:55 

National Review

Baptists & Bootleggers: Media Edition...

I have a slight dissent — or maybe just a caution — on the Elizabeth Warren conventional wisdom on the right.'...

 2018-10-16 17:54 

CBS News

Will Trump's endorsement hurt Ted Cruz in his battle against Beto O'Rourke?...

One of the biggest midterm races is in Texas where Sen. Ted Cruz is being challenged by Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke...

 2018-10-16 17:54 

Roll Call

Some Wealthy Republicans Give Themselves Q3 Campaign Cash Bumps...

Republicans have long been frustrated that a handful of candidates in tight races who could afford to loan their campaigns more of their own money had not done so. A few of those GOP nominees changed that during the third quarter, dipping into their perso...

 2018-10-16 17:54 

Roll Call

GOP Poll Shows Close Race for Rod Blum in Iowa's 1st District...

An internal poll for Rep. Rod Blum has found the vulnerable Iowa Republican narrowly trailing Democratic state Rep. Abby Finkenauer in the 1st District. The poll, conducted by The Polling Company, showed Finkenauer leading Blum 45 percent to 43 percent, w...

 2018-10-16 17:51 

Infowars.com

Senate will not vote on new North America trade pact in 2018: McConnell...

The new trade deal is set to be signed on Nov. 30...

 2018-10-16 17:50 

ThinkProgress

Is the right-wing #WalkAway March already falling apart?...

Organizers of the upcoming #WalkAway March in Washington, D.C. are billing their event as an opportunity to rally all those who use the #WalkAway hashtag, indicating they've walked away from the Democratic Party. They're calling on supporters to c...

 2018-10-16 17:50 

Vox

Do celebrities of color have an obligation to wear minority designers on the red carpet?...

While some celebrities, like Tracee Ellis Ross, are elevating designers of color, others face criticism for their apolitical choices....

 2018-10-16 17:49 

Washington Examiner

Larry Tribe says Senate was 'key part' of 'Faustian bargain' with slavery. Then, why was it bitterly opposed by the largest slave state?...

Liberal anger with the existence of the U.S. Senate is growing....

 2018-10-16 17:49 

ThinkProgress

Hate crimes are surging in U.K....

Hate crimes in the U.K. have more than doubled over the last five years and rose 17 percent in the last year alone, according to new information released by the British Home Office. The figures, which focus on England and Wales, show there were 94,098 hat...

 2018-10-16 17:49 

National Review

Why America Is Exceptional...

Amidst division, don't forget the beauty of the American identity.'...

 2018-10-16 17:48 

The New Republic

Report: The United Arab Emirates is using American mercenaries to assassinate political foes....

BuzzFeed reporter Aram Roston has published a blockbuster expos on the growing use of mercenaries by a key American ally to carry out a murder spree in Yemen. According to the report, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is employing the services of the Spear O...

 2018-10-16 17:47 

Conservative Review

What the media isn't telling you about the Jamal Khashoggi affair...

The legacy media isn't telling you the full truth about Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi exile who is feared dead after he was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. His disappearance has created a media firestorm, resulting ...

 2018-10-16 17:47 

AP

A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race...

CAZENOVIA, N.Y. (AP) — First-term Republican U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney was an early supporter of Donald Trump who has drawn comparisons to the president by brashly claiming some people who commit ma......

 2018-10-16 17:47 

Daily Wire

UPDATE: Michael Bubl Says He's Actually Not Quitting Music...

The internet went wild Monday with reports that famed singer Michael Bubl would be retiring from music following his son's cancer battle. The news stemmed from an interview he gave to the Daily Mail in which he appeared to announce his exit from the s...

 2018-10-16 17:46 

Talking Points Memo

Election Officials Sued For Georgia County's Mail-In Ballot Rejection Practices...

State and local election officials in Georgia face a lawsuit over the rate at which one county has been rejecting......

 2018-10-16 17:46 

Washington Post

US targets network backing Iran's use of child soldiers...

Treasury is targeting a network of businesses that provide financial support to a paramilitary force in Iran that allegedly trains and deploys child soldiers to fight with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps...

 2018-10-16 17:46 

Infowars.com

Amazon Reportedly Preparing 'Secret Weapon' Against Smart Device-Making Rivals...

Amazon currently developing robot with cloud service, smart voice, big data, IoT, AI & 5G tech...

 2018-10-16 17:46 

Infowars.com

Alec Baldwin's ABC Talk Show Debut Tanks, Draws Lowest Sunday Night Demo Ratings in All of Network TV...

Lowest numbers in all of network TV......

 2018-10-16 17:46 

National Review

Beto O’Rourke Faces Off Against Ted Cruz In Texas Senate Showdown...

Democrats nationally have seen the race as a chance at one of the two seats they need to win in congressional elections on Nov. 6 to take a majority in the Senate.'...

 2018-10-16 17:44 

Washington Examiner

FBI raids Puerto Rico offices after Trump hints at corruption...

FBI agents raided a building Tuesday in Puerto Rico's capital city of San Juan that is home to municipal offices associated with the administration of San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, a vocal political opponent of President Trump's....

 2018-10-16 17:43 

Talking Points Memo

Ecuador Reprimands Assange: Don't Get Political Online And Take Care Of Your Cat...

The Ecuadorian government has had it up to here with Julian Assange. The government has laid out strict house rules......

 2018-10-16 17:43 

Washington Post

New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court...

A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign aimed at building support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices...

 2018-10-16 17:42 

The Political Insider

Lindsey Graham Mocks Elizabeth Warren, Offers to Take His Own DNA Test...

Lindsey Graham mocked Senator Elizabeth Warren's feeble attempts to prove Native American ancestry by joking that he'd be willing to take a DNA test....

 2018-10-16 17:42 

Washington Post

Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts...

The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry...

 2018-10-16 17:42 

Washington Examiner

Michael Cohen gave 50-plus hours of interviews with government investigators...

Michael Cohen reportedly sat with government investigators for more than 50 hours, despite no formal agreement to cooperate with authorities as he awaits sentencing by a New York federal court....

 2018-10-16 17:41 

MSNBC

Former WH photographer throws 'Shade' at President Trump...

Obama and Reagan White House photographer, Pete Souza, takes aim at Trump in new book "Shade: A Tale Of Two Presidents."...

 2018-10-16 17:41 

Media Matters

Sean Hannity claimed he had "never heard of" the Proud Boys. He hosted a member on his show in 2017....

In reaction to the violent incident in which pro-Trump group the Proud Boys assaulted protesters after attending an event at a Manhattan Republican club by group founder Gavin McInnes, Sean Hannity falsely claimed on the October 15 edition of his radio sh...

 2018-10-16 17:41 

Media Matters

Tucker Carlson claims Democrats get into office only because of "single women who are dependent upon the government"...

JAMIE WEINSTEIN (HOST): What issue do you think is most undercovered by the press? TUCKER CARLSON: Oh, the collapse of the family. I mean, nothing matters -- nothing matters if you grew up -- and again I -- just for the third time, I did not grow up in a ...

 2018-10-16 17:41 

The Atlantic

The Discomfort of Asking Coworkers About Their Salaries, Quantified...

Two economists estimate how much people would pay to learn what their co-workers earn without having to inquire themselves....

 2018-10-16 17:41 

Daily Wire

University Faculty Member Secretly Records Conservative Students, Doxxes Them On Twitter...

The University of Washington seems to have a real problem with privacy and ethics....

 2018-10-16 17:41 

Daily Wire

Alec Baldwin's New ABC Talk Show A Dismal Failure, Gets Pathetic Ratings...

Black people may "love" Alec Baldwin, but it turns out TV watchers don't.Baldwin, who plays President Trump on "Saturday Night Live," has a new show on ABC that debuted last Sunday. It did not go well — even though he had actor R...

 2018-10-16 17:40 

National Review

Trump Already Raised Over $100 Million For His 2020 Campaign...

This past quarter he raised more than $18 million, expected to carry on that momentum.'...

 2018-10-16 17:40 

The Gateway Pundit

Senior FBI Official Faces ZERO Prosecution From DOJ For Lying to FBI About Accepting Free Gifts From Member of Media...

Apparently the DOJ under Sessions' watch will prosecute Mike Flynn and George Papadopoulos for lying to the FBI, but won't prosecute senior FBI officials who lie to the FBI. In June, Inspector General Michael Horowitz released his much anticipated...

 2018-10-16 17:40 

Infowars.com

Nigeria Says Muslim Insurgents Killed 2nd Female Aid Worker...

The Information Ministry said the government did 'all within its powers' to save Liman's life...

 2018-10-16 17:40 

AP

New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign to build support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices in 2021....

 2018-10-16 17:40 

Vox

5 signs Democrats could flip an Arizona Senate seat this November...

Most see the state as shifting firmly to purple....

 2018-10-16 17:39 

AP

Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry....

 2018-10-16 17:39 

Mediaite

Have Anti-Trump Conservatives Benefited or Paid a Price Due to Their Stance? The Results Vary Widely...

Last week, I wrote about the sagging political state of anti-Trump conservatives in a world where President Donald Trump can claim to have solidified, against long odds, a conservative majority on the Supreme Court. As a follow up, I want to delve deeper ...

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