“Oregon Is the Best State in America”

by Dan Tokaji on August 23, 2014

At least in terms of public corruption, according to this WaPo story. … Continue reading →
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Get yours today. But is it really among the worst campaign swag ever? … Continue reading →
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Roll Call has this story. … Continue reading →
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Tokaji Joins the Twitterverse

by Dan Tokaji on August 23, 2014

The time has finally come for me to enter the second decade of the 21st Century. … Continue reading →
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KY GOP Files FEC Complaint over Grimes’ Bus

by Dan Tokaji on August 23, 2014

Politico has this story on the complaint, alleging that her use of the bus owned by her father’s company is an illegal corporate gift. … Continue reading →
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Latest on the McDonnell Trial

by Dan Tokaji on August 23, 2014

NYT, WSJ, and WaPo report on former Gov. McDonnell’s testimony Friday. According to Politico:  “He’s trying to show that he was too busy — and too important — to have been deeply involved in trading official government favors for at least $165,000 in loans … Continue reading →
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More on Florida Congressional Redistricting Decision

by Dan Tokaji on August 23, 2014

NYT, Bloomberg, and Politico report on yesterday’s decision allowing the 2012 map to be used this year and upholding the new map drawn earlier this month. … Continue reading →
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The TRO in Krieger v. Peoria arises from the inadvertent omission of one candidate’s name on the ballot for the August 26 primary, for which early voting began July 31. The court orders that any ballots cast in the August 26 … Continue reading →
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Wisconsin State Journal reports on the documents released yesterday by the Seventh Circuit, which reportedly show that Gov. Walker solicited millions of dollars for Wisconsin Club for Growth AP reports: Aides told Walker to tell donors that they could make unlimited … Continue reading →
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Gaza revealed a new, more fascistic, Israel

by sarahbenton on August 23, 2014

Moshe Feiglin, a religious,far-right, hardline settler from Karnei Shomron was elected to the Knesset in 2013. He has advocated the ‘elimination’ of armed Palestinians, the reclamation of Gaza by Israel and resettlement of Palestinians concentration camps. Israelis chose him as the 43th most popular member of Likud. Photo by Daoud Continue →

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Dalai Lama arrives in Hamburg for six – day visit

by Phayul Latest News on August 22, 2014

His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived in Hamburg Friday for a six - day visit at the invitation of Tibetan Centre, Hamburg. He was received at the airport by Indian Consul General in Hamburg, Dr Vid
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