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Former Florida Politician Allan West Joining Fox News

Allan West, who served for two years as a Florida congressman, will be joining the lineup at Fox News as a network contributor, according to a report in The Washington Post. West became a congressman after a career in the military, but only lasted for two years as a congressman when Florida’s 22nd District was […]

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Politics

Two Dem Party Chairs Apologize for Poor-taste Remarks

Election season is in full swing, and it’s easy to tell. In their zealousness to strike back at the Republicans for having such an impressive national convention last week, two Democratic Party chairmen made remarks that after some thought, decided to regret. Massachusetts Democratic Party Chairman John Walsh was speaking at the first breakfast meeting […]

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Senator Brown Against Federal Gun Control

Senator Scott Brown, Republican of Massachusetts, believes that whether to ban or allow access to certain weapons should be left to individual states and not be decided by federal laws. “Scott Brown supports the state assault weapons ban here in Massachusetts, and believes that the states are the appropriate venue for making these types of […]

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Business Politics

Two Bills to Help Small Business Defeated by Election Year Posturing

Moving forward with business legislation seems like a lost cause in the stalled Senate as two laws, one from the GOP and the other from the Dems, both failed to get the votes they needed to pass into law. This was just the most recent push to jump-start a weak and struggling economy and to […]