Category Archives: Government

Canada’s Parliament under attack: ‘Dozens of shots’ fired

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Ottawa’s downtown was placed on lockdown after gunshots rang through the halls of Parliament Hill’s Centre Block Wednesday morning and a gunman fired on soldiers guarding Canada’s main war memorial.
The shootings took place in at least two separate locations in Ottawa. The city’s main war memorial sits about 500 feet from th

Democrat Kay Hagan skips own debate

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(BREITBART) — Amid ongoing questions about her family’s apparent stimulus benefits, numerous Armed Services Committee hearing absences, and Ebola flip-flops, Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) did not show up at the fourth and final debate in the U.S. Senate race Tuesday evening.
With Hagan absent and nothing but an empty chair to face her opponent,

Video captures gunfire inside Parliament building

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(GLOBE AND MAIL) Buildings in Ottawa’s downtown core are under lockdown after the crack of gunshots rang through the halls of Parliament Hill’s Centre Block on Wednesday and a gunman fired on soldiers guarding Canada’s main war memorial.
Ottawa police confirmed that they were investigating “several” shootings in downto

Video: ‘Violent thug’ caught stuffing ballot box

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The chairman of the Maricopa County Republican Committee in Arizona says he used to wonder about whether ballot-box stuffing and other voting offenses actually happened, but no longer.
“America used to be a nation of laws where one person had one vote,” he said in a report in the Arizona Daily Independent. “I’m sad to say [.

‘Mom, I’m OK. I’m in hiding’

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(CBC NEWS) Members of Parliament and staff working for government and political parties posted updates on the Ottawa gun attack from their offices on Parliament Hill as they were told to stay where they were and lock their doors.
Newfoundland MP Gerry Byrne was one of the first to tweet details and photos from the Conservative [...]

Gunfire at parliament building in Canada

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(CBC NEWS) A man with a rifle shot a soldier standing guard at the War Memorial in downtown Ottawa, and witnesses said there were further shots fired on Parliament Hill nearby.
It was not immediately known if there were further injuries.
Alain Merisier. who works at the cafeteria in the Parliament building, told CBC News that said [...]

AP: Voters expect GOP to win Senate

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation’s likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. And by a growing margin, they say that’s the outcome they’d like to see.
But the survey suggests many will cringe when they […

Palin: ‘Fake feminists’ push dependency on government

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(DAILY CALLER) Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin slammed liberal women and “fake feminists” who support policies that make women dependent on the government and attack conservative women during an appearance on Fox News’ “Hannity” Tuesday.
WND: Tina Brown scorches Obama on live TV: ‘Like t

Talk-radio star: Obama to go ‘full Mussolini’ soon

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(MEDIAITE) Conservative radio host Mark Levin joined Sean Hannity on Fox News tonight to take on midterm season. And they briefly addressed some issues they have with Republicans, like the fact that they’re “timid” and squandering a great opportunity to do better in the midterm elections.
That being said, Levin and Hannity mostly

Audience laughs at senator for dodging Obama

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(DAILY CALLER) At a time when being seen as too close to President Barack Obama is a political liability, Democratic candidates are rushing to distance themselves from the man. But two things are standing in their way – their voting records and the president himself.
The president this week told Al Sharpton:
“We’ve got a tough map

Democrats use ‘Ferguson’ to sway black voters

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(ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) The Democratic effort to pump up the African-American vote in Georgia just took an interesting turn.
A reader has sent us this early-voting turnout mailer sent out by the Georgia Democratic party that focuses on the shooting of Michael Brown and subsequent unrest in Ferguson, Mo.
It contains an interesting line that c

Christian school told to have Muslim imam lead assemblies

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Regulators have informed a Christian school that it needs to have a Muslim imam come in to lead assemblies for its students in order to teach “British values” including diversity, or face the possible penalty of closure, according to a new report from the Christian Institute.
The threat comes as part of a series of new [...]

College ‘breaks law promoting rally for Democrat’

(CAMPUSREFORM) — A public university in New York violated federal election laws by sending out an email promoting a campaign rally for Democratic congressional incumbent Rep. Tim Bishop (N.Y.) and former-President Bill Clinton, an elections lawyer told Campus Reform on Monday.
The email, obtained by Campus Reform, went out to the entire stude

Congress hands Obama keys to Iran nuke deal

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WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is reportedly making feverish attempts to strike what critics consider a potentially disastrous nuclear agreement with Iran, and Congress not only may be powerless to stop the deal, lawmakers have no one to blame but themselves, according to a leading analyst of Islam and terrorism.
The New York Times rep

Maker of short film seeks centuries-long impact

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A producer of the short film “Crescendo” hopes to impact viewers in America today, Brazil tomorrow and across Africa “100 years from now” with its a message of the value of life and the dignity of motherhood.
Jason Scott Jones told WND he and his colleagues had in mind the great cathedrals of Europe, whose simple [...]

Another U.S. city protesting influx of refugees

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The mayor of Athens, Georgia, has joined a growing chorus of mayors across the U.S. who are concerned about the federal government’s resettlement of foreign refugees in their cities and the resulting drain on public services.
The refugees come from war-torn countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East and require a plethora of government ser

Order for 34 million green cards fueling national protests

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Maria Espinoza didn’t hesitate when asked if she would hit the streets this weekend with her banners bearing the names of Americans who had their lives snuffed out by killers who weren’t even supposed to be in the country.
As a first-generation American whose father legally emigrated to the U.S. from Mexico in the 1950s, she [...]

Saudis sound alarm on Obama ‘caving’ to Iran

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TEL AVIV – The U.S. and Western powers currently negotiating with Iran on its nuclear capability are willing to reach an agreement with Tehran at any price, warns a paper prepared by Saudi Arabia’s intelligence organizations.
The document, the contents of which were obtained by WND, was presented by the Saudis this week to all members [

Lifelong Democrat talk-host: Dems should boycott election

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With midterms around the corner, Barack Obama’s popularity at a stunning all-time low, Democrat candidates avoiding Obama like Ebola and hundreds of audience members actually walking out during a presidential campaign appearance, it’s a rough time for Democrats.
And while some more moderate Democrats like Patrick Caddell and Doug Schoen

Brand-new call: No marriage licenses for anyone

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Idaho state Sen. Steve Vick says one U.S. city’s efforts to force a Christian wedding chapel to perform homosexual marriages in his state is a blatant violation of the Constitution, and he is seriously considering legislation to get the state government out of marriage entirely because he fears churches will be the next target in the [..

Dallas Cowboys cut Michael Sam

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(USATODAY) — Michael Sam is out of a job again.
The Dallas Cowboys waived the rookie end off their practice squad Tuesday and signed linebacker Troy Davis.
Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, was waived in the final round of cuts by the St. Louis Rams in August and was available for [...]

Chicago man to Obama: ‘Don’t touch my girlfriend’

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(CNN) — Even the President of the United States has to deal with jealous boyfriends.
Casting his ballot in Chicago on Monday, Obama stood at a voting booth next to Aia Cooper, whose fiancé, Mike Jones, decided to crack wise with the president.
“Mr. President, don’t touch my girlfriend,” Jones quipped as he walked by t

State has showdown over voter registration

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ATLANTA (AP) — Amid a scramble for political supremacy in rapidly changing Georgia, Democrats and Republicans are pointing fingers over the handling of as many 50,000 voter registration forms as the Nov. 4 election looms.
The dispute pits one of the state’s highest ranking Democrats and the minister of the church where the Rev. Martin L