Nader: Conservative Workers Will Support Minimum Wage Hike

At a Capitol Hill press conference to introduce Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr.’s “Catching Up to 1968 Act of 2012″ legislation, activist Ralph Nader stated that he believes conservative workers making the minimum wage should and will support current efforts to increase their wages to $10.00 an hour.

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White House Jumper Had 800 Rounds Of Ammo In Car, Says Prosecutor

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Omar Gonzalez was able to enter the White House before finally being apprehended by the Secret Service, sparking a massive internal investigation.

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Turkey blocks Kurds from returning to Syria to fight the Islamic State, and Ban Ki-moon distances himself from anti-corporate #FloodWallStreet demonstrators

Immigration Activists Target DNC

Protesters and undocumented mothers fighting for immigration reform say Democrats have broken their promise to them.

White House Jumper Due In Court Monday

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42-year-old Omar Gonzalez is facing charges that could land him in prison for up to ten years after scaling the White House fence and even managing to enter the building.

White House: Secret Service Review Underway

The White House Press Secretary said that some changes have already gone into effect.

Trump: Sen. Mitch McConnell May Be The Next Speaker

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There’s just one problem with Trump’s comments: There is no “speaker” of the United States Senate.