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McConnell: Americans Care About Fast & Furious, Not Romney’s Tax Returns

At a press conference following the Senate Republican Policy Committee’s weekly lunch Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said that Obama should be more focused on disclosing the details of Operation Fast and Furious than urging Mitt Romney to disclose his tax returns. “I wish the president would let us know what he knew […]

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Romney Says He Didn’t Read His Olympics Era Tax Forms

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Mitt Romney told a state electoral committee in 2002 that he did not review his tax forms before signing them

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Obama Continuing To Paint Romney As Extreme Outsourcer

President Obama and his campaign are pointing to a new report showing that a component of Mitt Romney’s tax reform plan would shift 800,000 American jobs overseas.

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UPDATED: No VEEP Decision Yet, Romney Camp Says

The site features a banner headline stating “He’s Made His Decision!” that links to a New York Times story profiling Pawlenty.

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Trump To Romney: Release Tax Returns When Obama Releases College Records

While conservative pundits like George Will and Bill Kristol have urged Mitt Romney to release additional tax returns, real estate mogul Donald Trump believes the Republican candidate should withhold them until President Barack Obama releases his college transcripts. Trump, who endorsed Romney and has participated in the campaign’s fundraising effort, delivered the advice during an […]

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New Romney Ad Attacks Obama On Campaign Tactics

The Romney camp on Friday released a new ad entitled “What Happened?”, attacking President Barack Obama for doing exactly what he accused his opponent, John McCain, of doing in 2008: using “scare tactics.” The video uses footage of Obama’s speech at the 2008 Democratic Convention in Denver, Colorado, where Obama spoke about how candidates who […]

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Biden Invites NAACP To Imagine A Romney Presidency

Biden’s reception was considerably warmer than Romney’s the previous day.

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Carney: Outsourcing Allegations Don’t Pass Laughing Test

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says that recent allegations from Republicans claiming President Obama sent stimulus money overseas are disproved by the president’s record on keeping and bringing jobs to America.  

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NAACP President: Romney Doesn’t Understand Black Voters

“He laid out an agenda that was antithetical to many of our interests,” NAACP President Ben Jealous said in a statement

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Gay Republican Group Applauds Romney’s NAACP Speech

Log Cabin Republicans, a prominent gay rights oriented conservative group, applauded Mitt Romney’s speech before the NAACP Wednesday, stating that the Presidential candidate “sent a message that he recognizes the importance of an inclusive Republican vision for victory in November.” R. Clarke Cooper, the Executive Director of the group, pointed to Romney’s opening remarks, wherein […]

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Monday, August 31

● DARPA invents Gremlins to draw enemy fire

● Tax-funded charter school accused of teaching religion

● Border agent indicted for alien smuggling

● Labor board revises joint-employer status

● High court asked to affirm Three-Judge Court Act

● Violent crime in 2014

Sec. Carter Announces Flexible Hybrid Electronic Initiative

Flexible hybrid electronics are not a new development, but the initative will “focus on bringing these technologies down the cost curve.”

The World in 2:00 – August 28, 2015

The World in 2:00

Facing December elections and a collapsing economy, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has closed the border with Colombia and ordered thousands deported.

WH: Gun Laws Wouldn’t Have Stopped Virginia Shooter, But Could Save Others

“There are similarly shocking acts of violence that don’t get this attention that could be prevented if Congress, or at least if so many members of Congress, frankly, weren’t scared of the NRA,” Earnest said.

White House On Iran Deal: We’ve Got The Momentum

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Earlier Friday, the White House received its 30th vote in its ongoing efforts to preserve the Iran nuclear agreement.

Virginia Teen Sentenced To 11 Years For Assisting Islamic State

Ali Shukri Amin confessed to running the @Amreekiwitness Twitter account, which educated people on how to use bitcoin to covertly fund IS.