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Obama in the face of politically correct ‘extremism’

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2016 — Back in 2009, shortly after Barack Obama took the oath of office, the Department of Homeland Security released a report the folks at Think Progress said highlighted “hate-oriented” and “mainly antigovernment” rightwingers that posed “a legitimate threat that law enforcement must deal with.” This is from “Rightwing Extremism: Current Economic and ...

2016 GOP convention host cities: Contenders vs. pretenders

SOUTH FLORIDA, March 18, 2014 — Election 2016 is still two years and eight months away, but the jockeying to host the 2016 conventions is well underway. Like everything else in politics, choosing a convention host city requires a ton of back room dealing with nothing left to chance. 1984 saw San Francisco Democrats hand ...