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    TEA Party Darlings Disagree

TEA Party Darlings Disagree

There is much talk and evidence about the split in the GOP. It is actually two parties in one; Republicans vs. the TEA Party. Now two ‘darlings’ of the TEA party are feuding; they disagree on recent changes in our nation’s policies and relations with Cuba. It shouldn’t matter what Marco Rubio or Rand Paul think about the President’s decision; what the American people believe should be the standard, but

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    Stop American Imperialism

Stop American Imperialism

Any government official you might ask will deny that American imperialism is the cause for much of the world’s unrest. Attempts by virtually every administration, (with the exception of Jimmy Carter’s), to force our beliefs on other nations and to seize territory and a country’s wealth cannot be denied. It is the nature of the beast. Only one former Congressman has had the courage and dedication to seek a cessation

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    Patriot Act is Next

Patriot Act is Next

Bills which pass through Congress are often misnamed. The Senate failed to pass the USA Freedom Act. Although it would have changed some policies of the NSA, it would also have renewed certain provisions of the Patriot Act until 2017. Both sound as though they would be good for the American people, when in fact they remove freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution in the 4th amendment. One bad law down;

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    Ron Paul Speaks Out

Ron Paul Speaks Out

Although his son, Rand Paul, is probably more famous than he is in 2014, Ron Paul has been a notable figure in American politics since 1974. After serving time as a Doctor in the United States Air Force and then the Air Force Reserve, he ran for a Congressional Seat from Texas. Although he lost his bid for the House, two years later he replaced retired Robert Casey for just

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    Unemployment Go-Round

Unemployment Go-Round

  Unemployment insurance in the United States has become self-sustaining machine for ensuring the continuation of the problem it is ostensibly combatting. Responsibility on a personal and local level has been eroded by a system which pays people to stay unemployed and rewards apathy from communities. Feeding into the problem is numbers reporting which uses incomplete statistics to justify the program and which creates a false sense of the actual

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