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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
Coalition on immigration bill clears first tests The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. 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
What Marco Rubio said and didn’t say in the Weekly Republican Address And for another thing, the address allows Rubio to go on the offense against President Barack Obama, who along with Vice President Joe Biden have done ads and fundraisers for Rep. Murphy. Notable in this speech: no reference, at all, to the 2016 elections. 09/22/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Rubio: I won't be anyone's VP On his first day back on Capitol Hill since exiting the presidential race, Marco Rubio ruled out becoming a vice presidential candidate or running for governor of his state in 2018. The senator who openly admitted he's soured on his day job said he's had ... 09/19/2016 - 10:37 pm | View Link
Rubio holds 7-point lead over Murphy in U.S. Senate race The Miami Herald/Tampa Bay Times bureau in Tallahassee reports that for nearly a year and a half, the Jupiter Democrat has gotten support from major party leaders like President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in his race against incumbent U.S. Sen. 09/19/2016 - 2:02 am | View Link
Video of the Day – After Obama admin lie about security, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) calls for suspension of Cuba flights Back in May, the Assistant Secretary for Policy, at the Department of Homeland Security told the House Homeland Security Committee that new scheduled air service from the United States to Cuba and vice versa was not going to start until air marshals were ... 09/17/2016 - 2:02 pm | View Link
Murphy, Rubio have agreed to two debates; others up in the air “The race for the U.S. Senate seat in Florida will be one of the most watched in the country,” Paul Curran, vice president and general manager of WFTV Channel 9 and WRDQ TV-27, said in a statement. “This is an opportunity for our viewers to hear ... 09/13/2016 - 4:20 am | View Link
Marco Rubio Hints At Susana Martinez As Possible Vice ... Rubio hints at Martinez for VP, feeding the hopes of a Mexican-American electorate eager for a candidate. 09/21/2016 - 3:01 am | View Website
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BRIAN STELTER (HOST): What about the issue of fact-checking that's been talked about so much in the past few weeks? Does the commission want Lester Holt to fact-check?
JANET BROWN: The commission asks independent, smart journalists to be the moderators, and we let them decide how they're going to do this.
The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Politico all independently published on September 24 and 25 reviews of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s “blizzard of falsehoods, exaggerations and outright lies” in just the last week. Given that Trump’s “mishandling of facts and propensity for exaggeration” is so “frequent,” these reports of Trump’s “untruths” bolster the case for debate moderators to fact-check the candidates during the presidential debates.
Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are set to debate on September 26 in the first of three meetings.
CNN commentators Van Jones and Angela Rye took on two Donald Trump surrogates on Sunday after she suggested that complaints about systemic racism were overblown.
During a panel discussion about how the presidential candidates had responded to recent protests against police violence in Charlotte, Jones accused Trump of a "botched, zig-zaggy outreach to African-Americans."
"On the one hand, he sticks up for one of the shooting victims in Tulsa," Jones noted.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving the each candidate fresh bragging rights about their knowledge of foreign policy and readiness …
WASHINGTON ï¿½ï¿½Donald Trump "discussed at length Israel's successful experience with a security fence that helped secure its borders" during a meeting Sunday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump's campaign …