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Maddow takes on Florida voter purge

On her show Tuesday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow reported on the ongoing voter purge in Florida. The state is attempting to remove non-citizen voters from the rolls. State election officials have identified 2,600 non-citizens. But as Maddow noted, local officials have already discovered errors in the list. Watch video,…

N.Y. Times reporter: Obama has ‘central role’ in drone strikes

New York Times reporter Scott Shane told PBS Newshour on Tuesday about the President’s involvement in U.S. drone strikes against suspected terrorists in Yemen and Pakistan. Shane and fellow New York Times reporter Jo Becker revealed details about Obama’s so-called “kill lists” in an article published Tuesday. The President is…

Krugman: This may be when it all falls apart

Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman said Monday that the tepid response to the current economic crisis could ruin the United States and Europe. “We are living through a time where we face an enormous economic challenge,” he told RT’s Thom Hartmann. “We are facing —…

Zach Wahls disputes myths about same sex marriage

In an interview with Reason.TV’s Nick Gillespie, Zach Wahls explained how being raised by his two lesbian mothers impacted his view of politics and same sex marriage in particular. “There are probably two very large misconceptions,” Wahls said. “The first is that there is something inherently immoral about homosexuality, and…

Limbaugh: ‘I created more jobs than Obama and Romney put together’

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh on Tuesday scoffed at the job creation records of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama, insisting that he had created more jobs than both of them combined. Recalling how he put together his EIB radio network in 1988, Limbaugh said that…

‘Ten Commandments’ Judge Roy Moore: Secularism leads to Sharia law

The man who is likely to be Alabama’s next chief justice is warning that secular government will lead to Islamic law in the United States. In an interview with conservative talk show host Steve Deace last week, Roy Moore opined that “a government that is denying God” was also allowing…

Peggy Noonan: Romney needs to cut ties with Trump ‘freak show’

Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan is calling on presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney to disassociate himself with Donald Trump’s “freak show.” CBS host Charlie Rose on Tuesday asked Noonan why Romney was attending a fundraiser later that day with Trump even after the billionaire continued to insist that President…

Romney: Trump is ‘good people’ despite birther views

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is refusing to repudiate Donald Trump even though the billionaire continues to believe that President Barack Obama is not a U.S. citizen. Speaking to reporters aboard his campaign plane on Monday, Romney said he did not agree with Trump but stopped short of saying…

‘Jerk!’: McCain rips Memorial Day heckler

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) offered a little straight talk after a protester interrupted his speech honoring fallen veterans in San Diego on Monday. While appearing at a Memorial Day tribute with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, McCain was forced to halt his speech as a man wearing a prisoners…

Pro-LGBT church destroyed by fire in Minnesota

A historic Minneapolis church known for supporting LGBT rights and other progressive causes burned to the ground on Sunday night. According to the StarTribune, the Walker Community United Methodist Church caught fire around 8:20 p.m. Five of the firefighters who battled the blaze for hours were taken to the hospital,…

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