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  • The Preidential Medal of Freedom
    President Obama: 16 named to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom
    This year marks the 50th anniversary for the Presidential Medal of Freedom which was first established by President John F. Kennedy through an Executive Order. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the Nation’s highest civilian honor,...
  • Obama nominates Mel Watt to lead FHFA
    Obama urges Congress to help build stronger housing market
    Echoing his message in a speech earlier this week in Phoenix, Ariz., in his weekly address on Saturday President Barack Obama praised the progress the housing market has made in its recovery over the past four years, calling on Congress to work to...
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    Jailed: GOP candidate hit with jail time for voter fraud
    A Republican candidate who ran for a Massachusetts state House seat in 2012 has been sentenced to a year in jail after he pled guilty to voter fraud.During the 2012 election, Jack Villamaino ran in the Republican primary for a state House seat in...


  • Suppressing the right to vote
    Keith Ellison's voter suppression, Part II
    Rep. Keith Ellison is citing this Brennan Center for Justice article while lamenting how voter ID laws have hurt turnout. Here's one of the statistics cited in the Brennan Center for Justice report:We know from the Kansas secretary of state...
  • Election Comparison
    Keith Ellison's voter suppression myth
    Rep. Keith Ellison just sent out his monthly newsletter. In this one, he's accusing states with voter ID laws of suppressing the vote:In many states, it was harder to vote in 2014 than it was 2012. Texas, Ohio, and North Carolina have all...
  • Democrats email petition exposes fear that Obama may be impeached, go to jail
    Democrats email petition exposes fear that Obama may be impeached, go to jail
    The continuation of President Obama executing executive orders and bypassing Congress on several fronts, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) who state that they are the official campaign organization of the Democrats in the U.S....


  • President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney
    Polls: Obama leading in Wisconsin, Iowa and Ohio
    New polls released today by Public Policy Polling (PPP), show President Barack Obama leading Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney in three key battleground states. The new polls show the President leading in Wisconsin, Iowa and Ohio.Ohio...
  • Obama Romney Debate
    A breakdown of the most recent Obama versus Romney polls
    With new polls released over the last 24 hours showing President Obama doing gaining on Mitt Romney the national race is now tied with just five days until the the presidential election. Romney has led in the national polls for much of the last...
  • President Obama
    Updated polls: Obama expanding swing state lead, national race tight
    The election is down to its final days and President Obama and Mitt Romney are making their final push to put them over the top on Tuesday.Like a roller coaster, the 2012 presidential election has had its ups, downs and ins and outs. Both...