Boehner: Obama’s Attack On Oil Speculators A Political Gimmick

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says that President Obama’s recent attack on oil speculators is an unfounded allegation that is only serving as a political gimmick meant to ease the minds of voters. (0:30)

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Are You Eligible To Vote? Facing Pitfalls?

TRNS Interviews Marcia Johnson-Blanco of the Voting Rights Project.

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m Proud To Be Gay’

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“I don’t consider myself an activist, but I realize how much I’ve benefited from the sacrifice of others,” Cook said.

Longtime Boston Mayor Tom Menino Dies At 71

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Menino was forced to step aside from the prospect of a potential sixth term earlier this year due to looming health problems which eventually took his life.

Poll: Udall Trails 7 Points In Colorado

Udall has 39 percent while Gardner holds 46 percent.

TRNS News Notes 10/30

Ebola: Nurse vs Maine?
Can Maine prove Hickox is a threat?
Hickox slams Christie
Hagel approves strict monitoring for Christie
The great Obama/Bibi “chicken$hit” flap

Nat Turner Is Captured, Eisenhower OK’s U.S. Nuclear Stockpile, And A Monsoon Nearly Ends The Vietnam War

Here’s what happened today in American political history.