Frank Hagler
Frank Hagler

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Nov. 8, 2013

2014 Midterm Election: These 3 States Could Keep the Party Going For Democrats

Now that the Democrats have Virginia, they will set their sights on recapturing the governorships of Florida, Pennsylvania, and Michigan.
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Nov. 5, 2013

Virginia Elections 2013: Why is Ron Paul Trying to Sabotage a Fellow Libertarian?

You'd think that Libertarian Party candidate Robert Sarvis would have the backing of the country's most well known libertarian. You'd be wrong.
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Nov. 5, 2013

De Blasio Wants Charter Schools to Pay Up

De Blasio’s plan is not to hinder the educational choices of parents. He just wants the charter schools to pay their bills.
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Oct. 31, 2013

Alabama Special Election 2013: Why Libertarians Should Watch Out For Dean Young

Libertarians are welcoming social conservatives to the Tea Party. But they'd better watch out, or they'll regret it later.
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Oct. 17, 2013

Ted Cruz's Popularity is Sinking, and Polls Show He Has Himself to Blame

Senator Ted Cruz battle to repeal Obamacare went down in flames, and so did his political career.

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Oct. 11, 2013

These Two Studies Prove Republicans Wrong About Gun Control and Universal Health Care

New studies show Hong Kong and Singapore have health care and restrictive gun control laws, yet you won't find many conservatives or libertarians challenging their economic and human freedoms.
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Oct. 6, 2013

The GOP's Key to Stopping the Tea Party? Democrats

The intransigence of the Tea Party Republicans can only be stopped if Democrats help to elect more moderate Republicans.
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Oct. 2, 2013

Ted Cruz and Tea Party Republicans Reveal Their Job Plan: A Massive Layoff Program

Ted Cruz and Tea Party Republicans just laid off 800,000 workers. How's that for a Republican job plan?
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Oct. 1, 2013

Government Shutdown 2013: Laugh Now, GOP, But It's Your Funeral

By orchestrating a government shutdown, House Republicans have backed themselves into a corner that threatens the future of the party.
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Sept. 29, 2013

Government Shutdown 2013: House Republicans Pass Bill to Defund Obamacare Again

House Republicans have once again voted to repeal or defund Obamacare, thus edging closer to a government shutdown. At what point will they realize that there are people without insurance?

Sept. 28, 2013

Michael J Fox Show Review: Can He Make Comedy Out Of His Disease?

Michael J Fox stars in a show designed to show people how to live with Parkinson's.
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Sept. 13, 2013

Putin's Article is Wrong — There's Still One Thing America is Exceptional At

Syrian President Assad and Russian President Putin should take heed that if there is one thing America is exceptional at, it is weapons of mass destruction.
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Sept. 1, 2013

ICYMI, Not ONE Republican Leader Showed Up to Honor MLK This Week

The absence of Republicans at the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington indicates that this is a party that has forgotten its past.
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Aug. 28, 2013

50 Incredible Facts — and Photos — From the March On Washington

A photo essay commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
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Aug. 26, 2013

March On Washington 2013: Meet the Gay Man Who Was Behind the Original March

Bayard Rustin organized the 1963 March on Washington. If alive today, he would still be marching — and fighting for economic justice across the country.

Aug. 23, 2013

Ben Affleck is Batman: How the Heck Did This Happen?

Ben Affleck is the new Batman in the "Man of Steel" sequel. Will this be another superhero bust for the Oscar-winner?
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Aug. 21, 2013

This Trayvon Martin PSA Uses Real 911 Recordings, But Hits Off-Target

The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence used real audio from a Trayvon Martin 911 call to bolster their case against Stand Your Ground laws, but it skims over how we failed Martin in the first place.
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Aug. 17, 2013

Reince Priebus' CNN and NBC Ban is Just More Silliness From the GOP

Reince Priebus' decision to ban NBC and CNN has struck a chord with his base but he has left himself open to criticism if instead of controlling the debates he just shifts them to Fox.
Aug. 14, 2013

Kerry Washington's Vanity Fair Cover is Smokin' — But White People Still Might Not Notice It

Kerry Washington's cover of Vanity Fair is a rare instance in which a black women is showcased in the mainstream fashion industry.