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Could the 2016 President election be over BEFORE next November?

In every game there are decisive moments that determine the ultimate outcome. We like to think that presidential elections are dramatic fall campaigns pitting party against party, but the truth is that the most decisive moments often occur long before the general election kicks off.

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Open Thread for July 12, 2015…Donald Trumps dissing Mexicans sends him to the head of the GOP 2016 primary polls…

The other Latino’s and Hispanic’s

Who CAN vote?

I don’t think they are gonna forget the Republicans has supported this guy….

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Greek leaders give up…Will buckle down..Market’s rise…Merkel wins…

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s government on Thursday agreed to meet most of the terms demanded by the creditors with a mix of tax increases and spending cuts, and it requested a three-year, 53.5 billion euro, or $59 billion, bailout as a starting point for talks about possible debt relief……

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Daily Kos Morning Digest 7/8/15… Harry Reid sounds ready to release Joe Sestak from the candidate leper colony

PA-Sen: National Democrats haven’t been doing much to hide how little they want 2010 nominee Joe Sestak to be their standard bearer again. There’s a real fear that Sestak will run an undisciplined and amateurish campaign and cost Team Blue its chance to unseat Republican incumbent Pat Toomey. But so far, no one has stepped up to challenge Sestak in the primary……

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Trump on Fire…Huh?

The guy lovees the spotlight….

And some people think he’s right….

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Forget Iran…The hardsell will be the US Congress…

If Kerry does manage to seal a historic deal in the next few days, attention will immediately turn back to Congress…..

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Daily Kos Morning Digest 7/7/15… Republicans hope that Joe Heck will give Nevada Democrats some hell

NV-Sen: On Monday, Rep. Joe Heck kicked off his long-awaited Senate campaign for retiring Sen. Harry Reid’s seat. While Heck initially showed no interest in giving up his secure House district for a risky statewide bid, national Republicans worked hard to change his mind. Team Red quickly closed ranks behind Heck…..

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Political Roundup for July 7, 2015…Florida Senate news…RRH Elections

FL-Sen: Is Gov. Rick Scott (R) attempting to scuttle the Senate chances of his own #2, LG Carlos Lopez-Cantera (R)? That seems to be the implication of the Governor’s office’s strange recent moves on the matter……

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Hillary Clinton and the Media…Not a Good fit…

The Clinton rules are driven by reporters’ and editors’ desire to score the ultimate prize in contemporary journalism: the scoop that brings down Hillary Clinton and her family’s political empire. At least in that way, Republicans and the media have a common interest.

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Greece voters seem to reject EU austerity deal…

The vote took place under what some analysts called a financial carpet bombing. The European Central Bank cut off a financial lifeline to Greek banks, forcing them to close a week before the referendum, making it hard for retirees to get their money and raising widespread fear here that people would lose their deposits….

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Would the US withOUT the South be like ah, Canada?

A lot of the traits that make the United States exceptional these days are undesirable, like higher violence and less social mobility. Many of these differences can be attributed largely to the South…..

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Obama Admin moves to new strategy on undocumented migrants

….the shift in DHS’s enforcement priorities, which are separate from the DAPA program and have not been challenged in court, could prove even more far-reaching…..

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The Obama-Walker Wisconsin thing….

Mr. Obama likened Mr. Walker and the “bus full” of Republican candidates to an “Uncle Harry” at Thanksgiving dinner who says something that makes no sense……

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Open Thread for 7/3/15…..The Islamic State is gonne be around for a while…

Somebody tell me if I have this wrong….

Cause I don’t think so….

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Red State….Use Trump like he’s using them…

He’s not a serious competitor. The worst thing for any other Republican to do, is to jump onto the leftist bandwagon and echo their attacks. Instead, use him to score points with conservatives and Republicans, while throwing him under the bus.

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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 7/2/15… Maine lawmakers unanimously vote to investigate Paul LePage

ME-Gov: The Paul LePage situation has quickly ramped up to ludicrous speed…..

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