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Jeanne Shaheen's Ebola Opportunities Team

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In this year's midterm elections, New Hampshire's Scott Brown is taking on the slickest Democratic politician since John Edwards. 2014-10-22T18:22:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Ann Coulter
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Out of State Money Threatening Life and Legislation in North Dakota

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The late Chuck Colson once said, Politics is downstream from culture. And when it comes to the abortion issue, truer words were never spoken. In fact, five states North Dakota, South Dakota, Mississippi, Arkansas, and Missouri are down to just one abortion clinic, thanks to state efforts to protect innocent women and children. 2014-10-22T15:54:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Janne Myrdal
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Google Leverages Patent Reform for Crony Ends

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While struggling through a botched response to the Ebola crisis at home, grappling with a destabilizing global power-shift created by the unchecked ascendance of Putin in Eastern Europe, and the terrifying proliferation of ISIS across the Middle East Obama took to his bully pulpit to speak out on one of the biggest problems being targeted by his administration: patent reform. 2014-10-22T15:43:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Erik Telford
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Opportunity Knocking for GOP -- But Will Party Leaders Squander It?

20 min 41 sec ago
Wasn't it just yesterday that President Barack Obama extended his arms like some Hollywood Moses, promising his election would calm the seas and heal the planet? 2014-10-22T12:09:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z John Kass
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“Homeland” Under Attack

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Are the cast, crew and fans of Homeland -- Showtimes television series about a brilliant but neurotic CIA agent Islamophobes? 2014-10-22T10:42:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Cliff May
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Obama Appointee Who Told WH A Financially Doomed Solar Panels Firm "Looks...OK To Me" IS U.S. Ebola Czar

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WASHINGTON - When the then-spreading Ebola virus threatened our nation last week, President Obama put one man in charge of coordinating the government's response who had zero experience in handling infectious diseases. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Donald Lambro
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It's War and Peace, Stupid

20 min 41 sec ago
Even Obama will not remain insulated from the pressures of party politics if his party fails this election cycle half as badly as his foreign and defense policies have failed the country. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z John Ransom
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Politics and the Death of Food Innovation

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At the end of the 18th Century, English cleric Thomas Malthus surmised that, as the worlds population grew, the Earth would reach its carrying capacity, the number of people that could be sustained over the long term would reach critical mass, and the Earth would essentially fail. Famine would grow, and people all over the planet would starve. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Andrew Langer
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Region Rallies Around Syrian Kurds as ISIS Tries for Kobani

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The siege of Kobani is forcing actors to cooperate who would otherwise be enemies. It also is forcing the enemies of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) to ignore established state boundaries in the interest of blocking ISIL. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Night Watch
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Federal Persecutors

20 min 41 sec ago
A group of Washington overlords -- federal prosecutors -- sometimes break rules and wreck people's lives. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z John Stossel
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A Bad Day for Buffett and Big Government

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The Oracle of Omaha sure didnt see this coming Warren Buffett lost a billion dollars on a couple of bad investments. Also, John talked about the power that the internet has to democratize information; and upset the old guards of Big Government. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Ransom Notes Radio
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Paul Krugman's Late Obama Valentine

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Knowing the way our political press works, it's easy to predict that Barack Obama's presidency is just about over. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Brent Bozell
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Why Republicans Don't Get It

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The Republican Party simply doesn't get it. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Ben Shapiro
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Ebola and the CDC's Dangerous Mission Drift: Controlling Contagious Diseases Is Just One of Many Items on the Agency's To-Do List

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Before Tom Frieden became director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2009, his two main nemeses were tuberculosis and smoking. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Jacob Sullum
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FY 2014: To Whom Does the U.S. Government Owe Money?

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Who were the major holders of debt issued by the U.S. federal government as of the end of its 2014 fiscal year? 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Political Calculations
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The Real-World Impact of Higher Tax Rates on Upper-Income Households

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The question that policy makers should ask themselves is whether theyre willing to impose $10 or $20 of damage to the private sector in order to collect $1 of additional revenue. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Daniel J. Mitchell
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The Hunter Biden Chronicles

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Everything you need to know about Beltway nepotism, corporate cronyism and corruption can be found in the biography of Robert Hunter Biden. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Michelle Malkin
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Billionaire Peter Thiel: "We Don't Live In A Normal World; We Live Under A Power Law."

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When George Gilder, arguably the smartest man in the world, says, as he said to me over dinner recently in Washington, DC, that Peter Thiel is the smartest man in the world pay attention. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Ralph Benko
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We Need a Leaner, Smarter Justice System

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The Washington Post this week drew attention to a new Pew poll indicating that a majority of Americans believe it's time to move away from the policy of mandatory minimum sentencing in nonviolent criminal cases. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Ken Connor
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Seattle Socialists Get Schooled in Minimum Wage

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Socialist agitators, who demand a livable wage of at least $20 per hour can only afford to shell out an hourly wage of $13 for each of their loyal employees. 2014-10-22T00:01:00-04:00 2014-10-23T03:15:00Z Michael Schaus
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