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March 14, 2012

LIVE: American Samoa Caucus Results, Mitt Romney Wins (GOP Primary)

Most people can't find the American territories on a map, but they're proving invaluable in Romney's presidential quest.
March 14, 2012

5 Female Journalists Advancing Women in the World

By reporting on women's issues here and abroad, these five women have helped breakdown female stereotypes and effectively advocate for women.
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March 14, 2012

Chicago Woman Takes On The IRS

A Chicago entrepreneur filed suit today in federal court to challenge a new, illegal IRS rule that would require her to spend time and money for a license to prepare other people's taxes.
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March 14, 2012

Forget Minorities and the Poor, Voter ID Laws Prevent Fraud

Voter fraud is a rampant problem in America that demands a solution that leads to less voter participation.
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March 14, 2012

Israel is America's Greatest Democratic Ally

In an increasingly globalized world, it is vital that the U.S. supports our allies who share in our values of democracy and freedom. No country embodies these more so than Israel.
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March 14, 2012

Seeing Barack Obama's Sagging Poll Numbers, GOP Candidates Give Up and Go Home

Today all four GOP presidential candidates finally realized that Obama’s sinking poll numbers mean that they have no chance to retake the White House, and suspended their campaigns.
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March 14, 2012

Ohio School Shooting Could Have Been Prevented With Better Gun Laws

Ohio Gov. John Kasich drastically flip-flopped on gun rights to favor less regulation, and now Ohio is riddled with blemishes in gun control.
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March 14, 2012

Goldman Exec Crushes GS Culture in New York Times

Greg Smith, the head of Goldman Sachs' equity derivatives business in the U.S., published a crushing expose of Goldman's culture in a letter to the New York Times.
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March 14, 2012

Goldman Director Greg Smith Resigns Gloriously

Many people dream of leaving their job in a blaze of glory. Goldman Sachs Executive Director Greg Smith not only lived out this fantasy, but he did it in the New York Times.
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March 14, 2012

Ron Paul is the Hipster Candidate

Ron Paul was running for president before it was cool!
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March 14, 2012

The Supreme Court's Decision on the Affordable Care Act Could Be Impacted by the Anti-Injunction Act

Conservatives should want hearings on the ACA to be delayed until 2015.
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March 14, 2012

5 Reasons Democrats Should Love GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum

Ten votes by Rick Santorum which Democrats should love for, and which prove he is not the pro-growth, fiscal conservative he claims to be.
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March 14, 2012

LIVE: Greg Smith Op-Ed Against Goldman Sachs Backlash Begins

Goldman Sachs CEO Loyd Blankfein responds to the NYT editorial.
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March 14, 2012

Why Sub-Saharan Africa Will Not Have an Arab Spring

Africa will have to undergo its own frustrations and develop a new generation of people with different values of worth, belonging, service, and heroism, before a revolution is possible.
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March 14, 2012

Obama Health Care Law Wins Women's Support in 2012

The recent conservative assault on women’s rights creates a critical opportunity for President Obama to reach out to female voters across the political spectrum.
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March 14, 2012

In the Rush Limbaugh-Sandra Fluke Controversy, America Mirrored Some Socially-Oppressed Countries

Conservative views oppressing the individuals' rights are akin to socially and religiously-oppressed parts of the world.
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March 14, 2012

Student Loans Are a Debt Bomb Waiting to Explode

A student loan report by a group of bankruptcy attorneys highlights the need for bankruptcy reform and consumer protections. Is student lending America's next debt crisis?
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March 14, 2012

Utah's Abstinence-Only Sex Education Bill is Dangerous for Teens

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert must veto new legislation about abstinence-only sex education in public schools. Ignoring the the problems of teen pregnancies and STDs will not make them go away.
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March 14, 2012

Prospect of Hong Kong Democracy Hangs in the Balance

Hong Kong is embroiled in an identity crisis in the midst of chief executive elections, and the results could signal how the Chinese government will handle the prospect of democracy in Hong Kong.
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March 14, 2012

5 Reasons Banks Are Preparing For An Upswing in the Economy

Employment is better than expected, the weather's been great, and 3 other reasons things are looking up in 2012.
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March 14, 2012

Australia Homophobic Ad Perpetuates Family Feud

Carl Katter's struggle against his homophobic, politician brother may prove to be successful in the long run.
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March 14, 2012

Chris Brown Has a Big Fan in Bashar al-Assad: Syrian Leader's E-Mails Paint Portrait of Man Detached From Reality

Bashar al-Assad's private e-mails show the private individual behind the very public face; but produce no smoking gun nor any real incriminating evidence of war crimes.