BREAKING….Several shootings reported in Ottawa Canada….

There were “several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa” on Wednesday morning, police said on Twitter. “Incidents occurred at National War Memorial, near the Rideau Centre and Parliament Hill.” All Ottawa police buildings remain on lockdown and are closed to the public, police also said on Twitter.

Read more »

Share on Facebook

This is a sticky post! continue reading?

Some Long Island School’s fight the acceptance of new immigrants

Concern over similar deterrents across the country led Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. in May to chide districts for “raising barriers for undocumented children,” in that way violating a 1982 Supreme Court decision that guarantees their right to an education.

Read more »

Share on Facebook

This is a sticky post! continue reading?

CNN New Hampshire US Senate Live Blog…..

Our Elections Editor here SE is doing live blogging of the New Hampshire US Senate candidates Debate between Democratic Incumbent Senator Jean Shaheen and her challenger Republican Scott Brown….

Read more »

Share on Facebook

This is a sticky post! continue reading?

Open Thread for October 21, 2014…Turnout…Runoffs…Enough Polling?

We’re closing on two weeks from the 2014 Mid-Term elections….

The way this Dog see’s it the Democrats are on thin ice….

Read more »

Share on Facebook

This is a sticky post! continue reading?

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 10/22/14… Despite conventional wisdom, third-party campaigns aren’t fading

Polltopia: Third-party candidates in Senate and gubernatorial races do not seem to be fading away as Election Day approaches. In individual races, there are some races where it appears a third-party candidate is gaining, and some where the opposite is true…

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Political Roundup for October 22, 2014…Red Racing Horses…

OH-Gov: Gov. John Kasich (R) is under fire from the right after he appeared to suggest that he would not support a repeal of Obamacare.

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Erick Erickson says Obama worth to his Party is finished….

They did not show up for him in 2010 and the hysteria and race baiting the Democrats have stooped to in these final weeks suggests they know these voters will not show up for him in 2014 either.

The end of Barack Obama’s Presidency approaches…

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Udall thinks he’ll still win in Colorado Senate race….

The incumbent and his supporters insist they will shock the pundits on Election Day, even though Udall hasn’t had the lead in a single public poll in more than a month and is facing a rising GOP star in Rep. Cory Gardner…..

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Michele Nunn STILL leads in Georgia….

Democrat Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn holds 46 percent of the vote, while Republican David Perdue has 44 percent. SurveyUSA said support for Perdue has steadily, yet slightly declined over the past six weeks, while Nunn has gained ground, albeit not consistently….

Read more »

Share on Facebook

US working on plan to have Iraqi military engage the Islamic State forces…

The United States and Iraq are drawing up a campaign plan for offensive operations by Iraqi ground forces to gradually reclaim towns and cities that have been occupied by the Islamic State, according to a senior administration official.

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Ah, Is McConnell stalling against Grimes in Kentucky?….

Chris Cillizza over at the Fix @ The Washington Post writes a piece today in response to complaints that the media has thrown in the towel in Kentucky for Democrats even though the race COULD have e possible Allison Grimes win…

Read more »

Share on Facebook

The Florida Governor Debate….Live Blog….

Wow. These two are really going at it.

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Antony Weiner…..A Year later…..

“I mean, realistically, my political career is probably over,” says Weiner,

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Inbound travelers from countries affected by the Ebola epidemic must come through one of five Gateway U.S. airports…

Under pressure from lawmakers, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is redirecting flights nationwide in an attempt to prevent more people from bringing Ebola across the border…..

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Craft Beer Brewing grows….East End Brewing Co.

…. East End Brewing Co., is now one of Pittsburgh’s best-known craft beer makers, and today Mr. Smith can afford to pay four full-time and five part-time employees….

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 10/21/14…A rare bright spot emerges for Democrats in Arkansas

AR-02: Arkansas has been a painful place for Democrats of late, but Team Blue got some genuinely good polling news out of the Razorback State on Monday from Talk Business and Hendrix College. In the open 2nd District, Democrat Pat Hays leads Republican French Hill 46-42, a reversal from July, when Hill held a narrow 44-43 edge

Read more »

Share on Facebook

Political Roundup for October 21st, 2014…Warren will campaign for Shaheen…Red Racing Horses

More NH-Sen: Elizabeth Warren will campaign with Senator Shaheen (D) this weekend.

Read more »

Share on Facebook