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Sen. Landrieu’s GOP Opponent Fires Back: ‘We’re Not Racist, We Just Have Common Sense’ Mediaite Mediaite

Mary Landrieu: South Not Always 'The Friendliest Place' For Blacks (VIDEO)

Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) told NBC News that one of the reasons President Barack Obama is politically unpopular in her state is his race.  "I'll be very, very honest with you. The South has not always been the friendliest place for African-Americans. It's been a difficult time for the president to present himself in a very positive light as a leader," she said. Read More →

10/31/2014 2:03pm · All TPM News All TPM News

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Live: Burkina Faso protesters demand president's removal Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7

Live: Burkina Faso protesters demand president's removal

A day after protesters set the Burkina Faso parliament ablaze, the country is braced for more unrest with demonstrators gathering in the capital Ouagadougou to demand President Blaise Compaoré step down. Follow the events live on FRANCE 24.

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In failed gotcha moment, Scott Brown showed he knows New Hampshire better than debate host Hot Air » Top Picks Hot Air » Top Picks

Reporter Schools Scott Brown On New Hampshire Geography In Debate (VIDEO)

The final debate between Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Republican rival Scott Brown got awkward Thursday when a reporter challenged Brown's understanding of New Hampshire geography. Read More →

10/31/2014 11:29am · All TPM News All TPM News
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Senate Democrats' Last Bastion RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

Senate Democrats' Last Bastion

Ronald Brownstein, National Journal Socially liberal white-collar and single white women look like the fragile last line of defense for Democrats hoping to avoid a Republican sweep in next week's election, according to detailed results from a broad array of new polls.For the third consecutive election, congressional Democrats are facing the prospect of a decisive rejection by most white voters,...

10/31/2014 11:40am · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque reopens amid heavy security video World news | The Guardian World news | The Guardian

Israel reopens Jerusalem holy site amid rising tensions after activist shot

JERUSALEM — Israel partially re-opened one of Islam’s holiest sites on Friday amid soaring tensions that had Israeli security forces on high alert and the Palestinian president calling for a “day of rage.” Read full article >>

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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Lee Terry just earned the worst endorsement you can think of Daily Kos Daily Kos

Murderer Makes His Endorsement

"Convicted killer Nikko Jenkins offered his take on the race in Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District at a hearing to determine his mental status Wednesday," KETV reports.  Shouted Jenkins: "Hey you guys, vote for Lee Terry! Best Republican ever!"  "Democrats had called for the removal of commercials by the National Republican Campaign Committee, one of which shows a photo of Jenkins and claims...

10/31/2014 9:52am · Taegan Goddard's Political Wire Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

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George Takei tries to save the midterms before Stephen Colbert disintegrates them The Fix The Fix

The Fix: George Takei tries to save the midterms before Stephen Colbert disintegrates them

The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive On Thursday night's The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert had an idea for how to fix the midterms. He got the idea from watching Star Trek reruns. Read full article >>

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Democrats Practice Intimidation: We Have Ways of Knowing If You've Voted

Just who turns out to vote in midterm elections is considered the most important factor in who wins on Election Day. I’ve seen a lot of efforts by parties to turn out “their vote,” but never one like the one from New York Democrats this week. Some 1 million registered Democrats got a letter telling them, in effect, that the party will want to know the reason why they didn’t cast a ballot. The...

10/31/2014 12:16pm · National Review Online National Review Online

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Foreign jihadists flock to Iraq, Syria on 'unprecedented scale': UN Business Insider Business Insider

Foreign jihadists flock to Iraq, Syria on 'unprecedented scale': UN

London (AFP) - Jihadists from more than 80 countries have flocked to fight in Iraq and Syria on an "unprecedented scale", according to extracts of a UN report published by Britain's Guardian newspaper on Friday.Around 15,000 people have travelled to fight alongside Islamic State (IS) and other hardcore militant groups from "countries that have not previously faced challenges relating to...

10/31/2014 9:51am · Business Insider Business Insider

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Fed's Williams Sees Less Room To Ease In Downturns WSJ.com: What's News US WSJ.com: What's News US

Fed's Williams Sees Less Room To Ease In Downturns

San Francisco Fed President John Williams said central banks’ largely successful pursuit of low inflation may mean they more often run into periods where monetary policy hits levels of interest rates that can’t be cut further

10/31/2014 7:00am · WSJ.com: What's News US WSJ.com: What's News US
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Win or Lose, Republicans Are a Wreck

Francis Wilkinson, BloombergOn the verge of victory in the midterm elections, the Republican Party looks no less shaky than it did on the verge of defeat in 2012. The base appears no less irate than at any other moment in the Obama era, and the party leadership's plans look no more coherent or calibrated to the times.

10/31/2014 1:52pm · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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It Won't Be Obama's Fault If Dems Lose RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

It Won't Be Obama's Fault If Dems Lose

Brian Beutler, The New RepublicDemocrats have known that 2014 would be a challenging election cycle since November 2008, when, buoyed by an economic crisis that began under an unpopular Republican president, they managed to capture Senate seats in Republican strongholds like Alaska and North Carolina, and hang on to seats in conservative-trending states like Arkansas and Louisiana.

10/31/2014 12:11pm · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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Rachel Maddow Apologizes for Offending Her Viewers’ Sensibilities Mediaite Mediaite

Joni Ernst completes ‘The Full Grassley’

“This may be the most important election in our lifetime,” Republican candidate for Senate Joni Ernst said inside a brick laden brewpub in Ames, Iowa. Nobody laughed. That’s how seriously people are taking Ernst these days as she heads into the final stretch of her once-long shot campaign against Rep. Bruce Braley. Ernst came to […]

10/31/2014 1:59pm · Post Politics Post Politics

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Kaci Hickox’s political problem The Fix The Fix

The Fix: Kaci Hickox’s political problem

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who fought to get out of a quarantine instituted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), won the first round of her PR battle. Winning the second round will be very difficult. Since being transferred to another state-ordered quarantine at her home in Maine, Hickox has said she wouldn't abide by that quarantine, arguing that it's pointless and illegal to force her to do so....

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