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LG candidate Jackson likens election to American Revolution – The Virginian-Pilot

Monday, September 16, 2013

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LG candidate Jackson likens election to American RevolutionThe Virginian-PilotAlready known as a provocative orator, E.W. Jackson took political hyperbole to new heights Saturday when he compared the stakes in this year's statewide elections to those at the time of the American Revolution. Speaking in the Roanoke-area Saturday …and more » News 1 Stop

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‘I will not even go to strip clubs anymore!’ promises Minneapolis mayoral candidate

Saturday, September 14, 2013

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dailymail.co.uk | ‘A Minneapolis mayor who really represents the people.’ News 1 Stop

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Ballmer confirms what we all knew: Elop candidate for Microsoft CEO job

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

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File this one in the “Well, yeah,” department. Stephen Elop may have stepped down from his CEO gig at Nokia, but Microsoft’s former head of its Business Division may still harbor C-level dreams. In an interview with The Seattle Times, Redmond’s soon-to-be-former CEO Steve Ballmer confirmed that Elop is in the running for his gig, more »

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Zelaya’s party taps wife as presidential candidate

Sunday, June 16, 2013

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A Honduran political party led by ousted President Manuel Zelaya has chosen his wife to be its presidential candidate in elections next November. I guess the US will have to force her on a plane out of this country as well! bertb news feed

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Nigel Farage bundled into police van after being barricaded inside pub where he was going to promote Scottish by-election candidate.

Friday, May 17, 2013

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Not everybody seems happy with Nigel. bertb news feed

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Obama housing nominee: Most white people won’t vote for black candidate, should be excluded from ‘democratic process’

Thursday, May 2, 2013

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The White House announced Wednesday that Obama will nominate Democratic North Carolina Congressman Mel Watt to take over the FHFA, which regulates Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the country’s government sponsored mortgage companies. WT news feed

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Caroline Kennedy Said to Be Candidate for Envoy to Japan.

Thursday, February 28, 2013

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As Obama replaces Cabinet members, he is also rounding out his diplomatic representatives and rewarding those who worked for his re-election. WT news feed

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Dem Rep: 2016 Pres Candidate Will Have ‘Powerful’ Database That Has ‘Everything On Everyone’. (video)

Monday, February 11, 2013

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“The President has put in place an organization with the kind of database that no one has ever seen before in life,” Representative Maxine Waters told Roland Martin on Monday. “That’s going to be very, very powerful,” Waters said. “That database will have information about everything on every individual on ways that it’s never been more »

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Bailout candidate Cyprus slams eurozone austerity pill

Monday, December 31, 2012

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Cyprus President Demetris Christofias hit out on Monday against the harsh austerity measures being meted out against struggling eurozone members, Cyprus being one of them. bertb news feed

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Secretary of State Candidate Has a Major Financial Stake in Canadian Tar Sands.

Friday, November 30, 2012

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Susan Rice, the candidate believed to be favored by President Obama to become the next Secretary of State, holds significant investments in more than a dozen Canadian oil companies and banks that would stand to benefit from expansion of the North American tar sands industry and construction of the proposed billion Keystone XL pipeline. WT more »

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