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  • Nikki Haley up 10 points in SC campaign

    Nikki Haley is well on her way to being re-elected, the Washington Times reports: Republican South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley holds a 10-point lead over her Democratic challenger ahead of next month’s election, according to a Winthrop University poll released Wednesday in which | Read More »

  • Daily news roundup

    Daily news roundup

    Need-to-know newsy tidbits from today.

  • Tillis attacks Hagan’s ISIS record in NC race

    Fox News reports the latest from the tight race in North Carolina:  Republican leaders had ticketed Thom Tillis as their best hope to unseat incumbent North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan — but a month before voters go to the polls Tillis | Read More »

  • WashPo: Odds of GOP winning the Senate are growing

    The Washington Post has this report on the current election forecast: All three major election forecasting models saw an uptick in the likelihood of Republicans winning the six seats they need to retake the Senate majority over the past week, | Read More »

  • The New York Times tells us why control of the Senate matters

    David Leonhardt over at the New York Times tells us control of the Senate matters because of climate, the courts, and the future: Control of the Senate still very much matters, just not for the most obvious reasons. It matters | Read More »

  • NRA: People who carry concealed weapons are not 'parnoid'

    NRA: People who carry concealed weapons are not ‘parnoid’

    The real danger is those who are afraid of people who exercise their Constitutional rights.

  • Dinesh D'Souza talks his sentence with Megyn Kelly

    Dinesh D’Souza talks his sentence with Megyn Kelly

    Sentenced yesterday to five years probation and eight months in a community confinement center.

  • Senate control could come down to election day runoffs

    The GOP has been the strong favorite all along to win back the senate this fall, but now forecasters are not so sure. Fox News reports control of the senate may come down to election day runoffs: A handful of tight | Read More »

  • Need-to-know news of the day

    Need-to-know news of the day

    Necessary, newsy tidbits from around the web.

  • WashPo: Dems now slated to hold onto Senate

    According to the Washington Post‘s latest election forecast, the Democrats now hold a slight edge over the Republicans to hold onto the Senate majority: Democrats are now (very slightly) favored to hold the Senate majority on Nov. 4, according to Election | Read More »

  • NRA commentators: Ray Rice and gun control

    NRA commentators: Ray Rice and gun control

    This is what the anti-gun utopia looks like.

  • Study finds fracking does not pollute water

    Study finds fracking does not pollute water

    A landmark federal study.

  • Jay Carney: ‘not a good year for Democrats’

    Former White House press secretary Jay Carney said on CNN’s “State of the Union” show (in his new role as CNN contributor) that 2014 is “not going to be a good year for Democrats, by definition.” From Fox News: Carney, | Read More »

  • Should GOP be nervous about Iowa seat?

    Politico reports that the GOP is “fretting” over the seat of retiring liberal Sen. Tom Harkin in Iowa: Few states are more important than Iowa in the battle for the Senate this fall. But anxiety is rising within Republican ranks | Read More »

  • Thomas More Society wins in defamation lawsuit

    From the Thomas More Society: (September 11, 2014 – Chicago, IL) – Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit issued its decision to dismiss the appeal brought by Satkar Hospitality Inc. against Illinois Review, a conservative news | Read More »

  • Obamacare still haunting Dems

    According to Fox News, Democrats are working to downplay their support of Obamacare: The politically divisive legacy of ObamaCare has vulnerable Democrats trying to downplay their past support of the legislation ahead of Election Day – by criticizing the president’s | Read More »

  • Eric Holder is most hated

    According to the Washington Examiner, “if you know who Eric Holder is, you probably don’t like him”: Attorney General Eric Holder is one of President Obama‘s best-known and longest-serving cabinet members. Most recently, he led the administration’s response to the racial unrest in Ferguson, | Read More »

  • American Commitment to slow fed takeover of internet

    From American Commitment: American Commitment Mobilizes Millions to Answer Dishonest “Slowdown” Ploy and Stop a Federal Takeover of the Internet Washington, D.C.—American Commitment, a national advocacy organization, has launched a massive effort to combat the dishonest “slowdown” campaign that liberal activists | Read More »

  • Sept. 13 National Remembrance Day of aborted babies

    Citizens for a Pro-life Society, Priests for Life, and Pro-life Action League are set to host memorials in remembrance of children murdered by abortion: The National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children on Saturday, September 13, 2014, was first marked | Read More »

  • Latinos threaten to boycott mid-term elections

    Latino Democratic voters are upset that President Obama has not acted on immigration reform and granted sweeping amnesty, instead punting the issue until after this fall’s elections. Fox News Latino reports: Some Latino Democrats, saying they are fed up with | Read More »