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Sept. 5, 2012

Ron Paul on Jay Leno, Rules Out Third Party Run as Liberty Movement Hits The Tonight Show

Will Ron Paul endorse a candidate for president tonight?
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Sept. 5, 2012

Michelle Obama Speech: What the First Lady Told Us About Family Values

Michelle Obama's DNC speech made one thing clear: her family's values are progressive values. We voters will be judging the merits of these values in deciding whether or not to re-elect Obama.
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Sept. 5, 2012

DNC Schedule of Speakers: Bill Clinton Convention Speech, Elizabeth Warren Speech Time

Follow along live for the latest updates at the DNC Convention in Charlotte.
Sept. 5, 2012

Justin Bieber is Secret Performer at MTV Video Music Awards 2012

One Direction and Taylor Swift are already on the bill but it looks like Justin Bieber may be the "secret guest" that MTV has fans oh-so-curious about.
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Sept. 5, 2012

5 Better Things Hillary Clinton Has to Do Than Attend DNC 2012

We already know she is supporting Obama for reelection, and with the other two Clintons attending the Democratic convention, here are 5 things Hillary would rather do than going to Charlotte.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Ron Paul on Jay Leno: Top 8 Quotes from His Appearance on The Tonight Show

On Tuesday night, Ron Paul made his second appearance in a year on the Tonight Show. The good doctor talked politics, Romney, and Clint Eastwood.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Jill Stein vs Barack Obama: Why We Should Elect Our First Woman President in 2012

For those of us apprehensive of both a Romney presidency and four more years of Obama, there's another option.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Bill Clinton DNC 2012 Speech: Video, and DNC Convention Highlights

Follow along for the latest updates covering the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
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Sept. 5, 2012

2016: Obama's America: A Guide to Why This Documentary is Relevant in Election 2012

Dinesh D'Souza attempts to identify the motives behind Obama's actions. Even if the analysis of why Obama does what he does is incorrect, what he is doing is still relevant.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Charlotte Convention Schedule: Bill Clinton Speech Time, Elizabeth Warren Speech Tonight

Can Bill Clinton outdo First Lady Michelle Obama on Night 2 of the Democratic National Convention? That's the big question that Democrats are asking.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Michelle Obama DNC Speech: Michelle, I Love You, But Obamanomics Are Wrong for America

In response to the First Lady of the United States's DNC 2012 speech in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Obama vs Romney on Israel Palestine: Why Both Must Pledge to Make the Two State Solution Happen

No matter who's elected president in November, he must push for a viable two-state solution if peace in the Middle East is to be achieved.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Top 3 Headlines I'm Tired of Reading As a Woman and a Voter

As the election draws closer, I get more and more tired of reading about what women want -- women voters, that is.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Kal Penn DNC Speech Review: He Was Pathetic, Compared to Clint Eastwood

With Clint Eastwood's support of Mitt Romney fresh in the minds of many viewers, Kal Penn isn't a good choice to make a celebrity appearance at DNC 2012.
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Sept. 5, 2012

DNC Speaker Schedule: President Clinton Speech Tonight, Liz Warren Speech Time

Follow along for live updates and analysis on key speeches, the political implications of the DNC's events, and a few friendly jokes.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Hurricane Isaac Path: What We Learned After New Orleans Got Ravaged a Second Time

After yet another hurricane hits the Gulf Coast, have we learned anything?
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Sept. 5, 2012

DNC 2012 Speakers: What No One In Charlotte, Especially Obama, Understands About America

As the DNC starts tonight, the Democrats just don't get it -- we are a nation of individuals who need to know our government is not burdening our livelihood with massive debt we didn't ask for.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Nancy Keenan Speech Review: Why She is Wrong About Obama Defending the Right to Choose

Despite Nancy Keenan's passionate endorsement of Obama at the DNC, the President cannot directly intervene in the forty year fight over abortion rights in America.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Stacy Lihn DNC Speech Review: Democrat Shows Why Obamacare is a Life Saver

Nineteen speakers on Tuesday night devoted at least a portion of their speeches to reaffirming the virtues of the Affordable Care Act. At least three proudly called it "Obamacare."
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Sept. 5, 2012

Elizabeth Warren Speech Preview, Bill Clinton Speech Time: DNC Day 2 Updates

Follow PolicyMic's live coverage of First Lady Michelle Obama's address the DNC.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Tammy Duckworth Joins Condoleezza Rice and Mia Love on List of Brilliant Women Speakers

House candidate Tammy Duckworth delivered her speech to the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night. She touched on American themes of personal responsibility and giving a helping hand.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Should I Apply to Business School? Here is the Best Way to Answer That Question

Determining where to go to graduate school requires knowing how each school can develop your own goals, passions, and strengths. Seeking advice from a variety of sources is critical.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Julian Castro Speech Last Night Shows Democrats Just Don't Get It

Mayor Castro talked a lot about Mitt Romney, but if he talked anymore about the issues, America would see he just doesn't get it.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Michelle Obama DNC Speech Makes a Great Case For Her as President

Michelle Obama's great speech at the DNC Tuesday evening made a great case for her as chief executive, and reassured the faithful that the president is thinking about them.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Hurricane Isaac 2012: The Things I Carried With Me Leaving and Returning to New Orleans

As I packed my things to leave New Orleans again, I realized that I was carrying immensely more than the just the keepsakes in my car. I was carrying the collective experience of Katrina.
Sept. 5, 2012

Michael Strahan Becomes TV Star With Kelly Ripa After NFL Career

After a summer of rumors, Kelly Ripa finally announced her new cohost to fill the shoes of her longtime co-host Regis Philbin. Spoiler alert, he is not Seth Meyers.
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Sept. 5, 2012

Paul Ryan Medicare Plan is Losing Republican Support

Many congressional Republicans have begun to take steps to distance themselves from Paul Ryan's Medicare plan because of its unpopularity among senior citizens.
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Sept. 5, 2012

How Conservatives Have Demonized Science Learning in America

Science is critical in crafting public policy even though its findings can be controversial. Ignoring the role of science in politics won't improve public trust or understanding of science.
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Sept. 5, 2012

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When John Boehner talks, news websites listen, but hear different things. Consider the current homepages of MarketWatch and Huffington Post: