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Tunisia treads path to political stability but still faces tests


TUNIS (Reuters) – Three years after its uprising that inspired the Arab Spring revolutions, Tunisia is on its way to political stability with a new constitution and the promise of elections later this year.

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Buying Political Influence – Who Should Scare Us More, The Koch Brothers or George Soros?

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By Richard Larsen on Apr 05, 2014 in Politics

Judging from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s nearly daily diatribes on the floor of the U.S. Senate, George W. Bush has been retired as the most despised villain, and the cause of all the evils that plague the world. Bush has been replaced …
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Buying Political Influence – Who Should Scare Us More, The Koch Brothers or George Soros?


Judging from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s nearly daily diatribes on the floor of the U.S. Senate, George W. Bush has been retired as the most despised villain, and the cause of all the evils that plague the world. Bush has been replaced by the Koch (a Dutch name, pronounced “Coke”) broth…
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10 top Letterman political moments

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TV host David Letterman sent shock waves through the entertainment community Thursday when he gave notice that he’ll retire from CBS’s “The Late Show” next year. In the spirit of his quintes…
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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Powerful political families split in race to suceed Pastor

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• AZ-07: Writing in the Arizona Republic, Elvia Diaz offers some good local color on the race to replace retiring Democratic Rep. Ed Pastor. Diaz explains that five p…
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Charles Koch Defends Opposition to ‘Cronyism’ and ‘Political Favors’


Billionaire businessman and conservative-cause supporter Charles Koch fought back Wednesday against “almost daily” attacks, defending his libertarian-leaning political philosophy and exemplary corporate record.
“The central belief and fatal conceit of the current…
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Opinion analysis: Freeing more political money


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The Supreme Court pressed ahead on Wednesday with the majority’s constitutional view that more money flowing into politics is a good thing — even if much of it comes from rich donors.  By a five-to-four vote, the Court struck down the two-year ceilings that Congress has impo…
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