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Scott assumes all black legisators grew up poor

When white people, without any real experience working and living with people of other cultures and racial backgrounds, try to interact with minorities, the results…

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Race to the Top for Student Success Act

Florida Tribune reports This year’s version of a teacher merit pay bill sailed through the Senate Education Pre-K-12 Committee last week. The bill has been…

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Stephen Nodine: Battle over re-trial begins

In the Mobile Press Register, former County Commissioner Stephen Nodine’s attorney is claiming misconduct by the prosecution in the first trial of Nodine for the…

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U.S. Chamber law firm plots against foes

While working on the Ed Schultz radio show yesterday, one of the stories covered was based by ThinkProgress on how a law firm representing the…

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Giffords’ recovery is amazing

New York Times: Keeping up her rapid recovery, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been mouthing words, lip-syncing to songs, walking, sitting with excellent posture, and even…

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How Facebook won in Egypt

Wael Ghonim worked a day job at Google, but at night he was organizing a revolution. In this week’s Newsweek, Mike Giglio on how the…

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“Rick Scott lied”

Orlando Sentinel columnist Scott Maxwell review Gov. Rick Scott’s budget and claims that the governor lied. On the campaign trail, Scott insisted that he would…

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BP subcontractors are now complaining

Biloxi Sun Herald: Subcontractors say they are owed millions for BP oil-disaster cleanup but the Texas company BP hired to oversee the work is months…

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Trend Alert: More revolts coming

For years, I have kept in contact with Gerald Celente, one of the best trend experts in the world. He is a political atheist, meaning…

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