Obama tempers economic news with caution on jobs

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Obama tempers economic news with caution on jobs
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE (AP) – 8 hours ago
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Saturday tempered excitement about a growing economy with a sober outlook that more people will lose their jobs. He called that a heartbreaking reality and cautioned that even a burst of upbeat news “does not [...]

SCOZZAFAVA SUSPENDS CAMPAIGN – Watertown Daily Times

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SCOZZAFAVA SUSPENDS CAMPAIGN
UPDATE: Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List, has issued a statement regarding Ms. Scozzafava’s announcement.
“Dede Scozzafava’s has worked extremely hard to achieve the goal of becoming the next Congressman from New York’s 23rd District. It takes courage and strength to step back and make the best choice for her [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Republican in NY House race suspends campaign

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Republican in NY House race suspends campaign
(AP) 
ALBANY, N.Y. — Republican Dierdre Scozzafava (sko-zuh-FAH’-vuh) has suspended her campaign for the New York House and is encouraging supporters to embrace Conservative Party nominee Doug Hoffman.
Campaign spokesman Matt Burns says she thinks dropping out of the 23rd Congressional District race is in the best interests of the party.
The [...]

American Thinker: Charity and Sacrifice in a Free Society

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AYN RAND
October 31, 2009
Charity and Sacrifice in a Free Society
By Andrew Foy and Brenton Stransky
If men have grasped some faint glimmer of respect for individual rights in their private dealings with one another, that glimmer vanishes when they turn to public issues – and what leaps into the political arena is a caveman who can’t [...]

Rep. Issa switches from Scozzafava – The Hill’s Blog Briefing Room

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10/30/09 06:21 PM ET
Rep. Issa switches from Scozzafava
By Aaron Blake -
Dede Scozzafava is now losing her supporters to Doug Hoffman.
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is switching his support in the New York special election from the GOP nominee to Conservative Party candidate Hoffman.
A spokesperson said Issa is overnighting Hoffman a $5,000 check from Issa’s political action [...]

WILLIAM KRISTOL: The Pelosi Plan…and the Swine Flu Democrats – Weekly Standare

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11/09/2009, Volume 015, Issue 08
The Pelosi Plan
… and the Swine Flu Democrats.
by William Kristol
In 1993, a newly elected Democratic president and a Democratic Congress pushed through a tax increase on a party-line vote. The next year Democrats lost control of Congress, with House Speaker Tom Foley defeated in his reelection bid and the Senate seat [...]

DEBORAH WEISS: A demand for ‘respect’ – Washington Times

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Friday, October 30, 2009
A demand for ‘respect’
By Deborah Weiss
The secretary-general of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) recently delivered a little-reported speech at the United States Institute of Peace. In it he demanded that the United States give the Muslim world “respect.” But precisely what does he mean by that?
The OIC comprises 57 states with [...]

Newly disclosed emails link White House directly to NEA politicalization scandal | Washington Examiner

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10/30/09 12:02 PM EDT
Newly disclosed emails link White House directly to NEA politicalization scandal
By: MARK TAPSCOTT
Editorial Page Editor
Former actor and present White House associate director of public engagement Kalpen Modi was directly involved in planning the controversial conference call hosted by a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) flack to encourage tax-supported artists to create propaganda [...]

Paranormal legislative activity: Pelosi Health Care bill – HYSTERICAL VIDEO – Washington Examiner

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Some friends of ours thought there was something odd about a bill. We gave them a camera for a few nights and this is what they saw.

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Paranormal legislative activity captured on video in nation’s capital
By: MARK TAPSCOTT
Editorial Page Editor
10/30/09 2:54 PM EDT
Sure, it’s Halloween [...]

House members under ethics scrutiny – AP Wire

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October 30, 2009
House members under ethics scrutiny
By The Associated Press (AP) – 36 minutes ago
The following House members have come under scrutiny from the House ethics committee for a wide range of issues. In some cases, there was only was a preliminary review, but in others a full investigation by a subcommittee with subpoena powers. [...]