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Texas Elected Official Calls Clinton C-Word in Tweet

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller (R-TX) tweeted a misogynist epithet in place of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s name on Tuesday before deleting the tweet. ┬áThe tweet read, “PENNSYLVANIA: NEW AUTO ALLIANCE POLL TRUMP 44 C*** 43 Go Trump Go!” The tweet seems to be in reference to a three […]

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Human Rights Campaign Withdraws Kirk Endorsement

The Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBTQ civil rights group in the nation, has withdrawn its endorsement of Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) following Kirk’s controversial attacks on his opponent’s heritage. During their debate held Thursday night, Representative Tammy Duckworth (D) spoke about her family history of serving in the military […]


Clinton Plans to Spend Election Night at Javits Center in Manhattan

Hillary Clinton’s campaign has alerted top officials on Capitol Hill that her election night party will be held at the Javits Center in West Manhattan. The Javits Center is made predominately of glass, and Clinton’s choice of the venue is seen by many as deeply symbolic. Clinton has preached for […]


Donald Trump Creates Nightly News Program

A day after the Trump campaign launched a nightly news program that will air every day until Election┬áDay, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump denied that he was planning to start a media outlet after the election. Trump spoke to Cincinnati radio station 700WLW and said, “No, I have no interest […]


Politicians Skeptical of AT&T-Time Warner Deal

A day after AT&T announced its intention to purchase Time Warner in a deal valued at more than $100 billion, politicians on both sides of the aisle expressed skepticism at the deal. The regulatory approval process for the deal will stretch into 2017, meaning it will be handled by the new […]

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