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Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’ A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Clinton’s struggle to find a Trump stand-in for debate prep - Washington Post The Daily 202: Clinton’s struggle to find a Trump stand-in ... - Washington Post 08/22/2016 - 9:42 am | View Link
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The Donald Trump interview that should terrify national Republicans, ... - Washington Post The one thing keeping Trump from becoming president - Washington Post 08/11/2016 - 11:04 am | View Link
Newt Gingrich: Romney Flip-Flopped On Tax Cuts Newt Gingrich called out Mitt Romney on ... admitting that Romney had shifted from wanting to lower taxes on all Americans to promising that his reform plan would not lower taxes paid by the wealthy. Romney's pledge is to cut tax rates across the board ... 10/7/2012 - 4:35 am | View Link
At First Debate, Mitt Romney Admits That He Would ‘Absolutely Not’ Support His Own Tax Plan I will not reduce the taxes paid by high-income Americans. And number three ... Romney’s plan is a clearly defined tax cut for the wealthy. Even if he closed every loophole that benefits the wealthy, he wouldn’t generate enough revenue to make up ... 10/3/2012 - 11:45 pm | View Link
Romney To Obama: Saying I’ll Cut Wealthy’s Taxes Like Lies Of My ‘Five Boys’ President Obama first asserted that Romney’s tax plan would result in a tax in a cut for high income Americans while middle class families suffered from a tax increase. Moderator Jim Lehrer tried to keep the conversation on taxes, but Romney insisted ... 10/2/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Romney: Taxes on the Wealthy Are So High I Paid Extra Mitt Romney says that tax rates are too high—so high that he wants to cut them. So why did he deliberately avoid deducting charitable contributions in his 2011 tax return in order to pay a higher effective tax rate? Yet Romney just opted to shovel more ... 09/21/2012 - 3:50 am | View Link
Obama team slams Romney for not paying ’fair share’ of taxes Republicans dismissed the speech as a political stunt and complain that increasing taxes on the wealthy would do nothing to create ... One of the richest men ever to seek the White House, Romney paid an effective tax rate of 13.9 percent in 2010 on more ... 04/10/2012 - 6:40 am | View Link
Mitt Romney "I still believe in the people of America. And so Ann and I join with you to earnestly pray for this great nation. Thank you, and God bless America." 08/22/2016 - 11:43 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947), better known as Mitt Romney, is an American businessman and politician who served as the 70th Governor of Massachusetts ... 08/22/2016 - 12:45 am | View Website
Mitt Romney's 47 Percent : Who Does Not Pay Income Taxes Mitt Romney gave up on winning support from nearly half of the American electorate in May, telling wealthy supporters at a private fundraiser that he could ... 08/21/2016 - 3:48 pm | View Website
Full Transcript of the Mitt Romney Secret Video | Mother Jones Full Transcript of the Mitt Romney Secret Video Additional highlights include Romney mocking immigration and pondering how he'd exploit a pre-election foreign policy ... 08/21/2016 - 10:19 am | View Website
Mitt Romney on Donald Trump: ‘There’s a Bombshell’ in His ... Noting that this was an issue during his own run in the last presidential election, Romney said, “ I think we have good reason to believe that there’s a bombshell ... 02/24/2016 - 8:29 pm | View Website
The Democratic presidential candidate's visit to the West Coast comes amid a prosperous August for her campaign.
Clinton is trying to use the relatively quiet month of August, when voters are more focused on vacation than politics, to fill her campaign war chest.
A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks.
The nonprofit's president and co-founder, David Paine, says a one-day campaign moratorium would help revive the spirit of national unity and empathy that followed the attacks.
A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks. …