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Happy Thanksgiving, Ferguson

The burned businesses and the torched police cars and the busted windows and the looting of stores was as bad as it was because nobody expected it to be that bad. That was the curious assessment of City of St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson on November 26, two days after a grand jury determined

Obamacare a Political Mistake

Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) was brutally honest when speaking to the National Press Club on November 25. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was a political mistake, he said. The U.S. Senate’s third-most, senior Democrat said during a speech at the National Press Club on November 25 that his party took the mandate the American voters

No Indictment, Obama Criticizes Law Enforcement

FERGUSON, MO – Just minutes after the prosecutor announced that no charges would be filed against the officer for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, 18, the rioting began. Within the hour, a police car was vandalized, store windows busted, and gunshots fired outside the Ferguson courthouse in the street where a “Seasons Greetings” banner

Obama’s Benghazi Story was “Flawed”

For days following the September 2011, Benghazi attack, President Barack Obama and his spokespeople insisted that the attack was not terrorism. Instead, they chose to mislead voters with twisted facts and created a tale that put the blame on a novice, American filmmaker. At that time, Obama, Ambassador Susan Rice and others repeated the false

Open Enrollment for Health Insurance, Republicans Planning Replacement

For anyone wishing to apply for health insurance using the government healthcare marketplace, open enrollment started November 15 and will continue until February 15, 2015. Some people are reporting low premium success stories, according to the White House. Deductibles, however, are in the five figures. While President Barack Obama touted a success story of the