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Senate GOP votes to end debate on fast-track trade legislation - handing Obama a major victory
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Senate GOP votes to end debate on fast-track trade legislation - handing Obama a major victory

By Clark Barrow May 22nd, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING... continue reading


Fall of Ramadi: ISIS seizes 'dozens' of US military vehicles, including tanks, APCs, artilery
Clark Barrow

Fall of Ramadi: ISIS seizes 'dozens' of US military vehicles, including tanks, APCs, artilery

By Clark Barrow May 20th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING... continue reading


White House: Total collapse of Iraqi city of Ramadi at the hands of ISIS was: 'a setback'
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White House: Total collapse of Iraqi city of Ramadi at the hands of ISIS was: 'a setback'

By Clark Barrow May 19th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY HANDS UP - President Obama on Monday set new limits on police access to certain military equipment, part of a larger federal g... continue reading


According to a new Fox News poll, these are your 2016 GOP favorites...
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According to a new Fox News poll, these are your 2016 GOP favorites...

By Clark Barrow May 15th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY STAND YOUR GROUND - Federal prosecutors have dropped an attempt to seize $107,000 from a North Carolina small business owner using asset forfeiture ... continue reading


Global economy sets course for iceberg, engines at 'ramming speed'
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Global economy sets course for iceberg, engines at 'ramming speed'

By Clark Barrow May 14th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY BALTIMORE PROUD! - Damage from rioting in Baltimore over the death of a black man from injuries in police custody is estimated at $9 million, a U.S. government surve... continue reading


Federal regulation cost businesses and individuals almost $2 Trillion last year.
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Federal regulation cost businesses and individuals almost $2 Trillion last year.

By Clark Barrow May 13th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY HEAVY BURDEN - The cost of federal regulation neared $2 trillion in 2014, according to a new report by the Competitive Enterprise Institute. ... continue reading


Awww SNAP! People receiving food stamps more likely to be overweight or obese
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Awww SNAP! People receiving food stamps more likely to be overweight or obese

By Clark Barrow May 12th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY DEPENDENCE - A new study from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) finds that Americans receiving food stamps are more likely to be overweight and obes... continue reading


Labor participation rate for women hits 27-year low, even as Dems tout lower unemployment
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Labor participation rate for women hits 27-year low, even as Dems tout lower unemployment

By Clark Barrow May 11th, 2015 BALTIMORE - Attorneys for the six Baltimore police officers charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray filed a motion Friday to dismiss the case a... continue reading


Only 16% of Baltimore teens under age 18 raised in intact, married, families
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Only 16% of Baltimore teens under age 18 raised in intact, married, families

By Clark Barrow May 8th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY MEGA TAX - The federal government set a record tax haul in April, taking in nearly a half-trillion dollars in one month alone, according to C... continue reading


Get ready for more taxes...around 12 states looking at big increases
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Get ready for more taxes...around 12 states looking at big increases

By Clark Barrow May 7th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY LESS JOBS - For the first time in about two years, the U.S. created fewer than 200,000 private-sector jobs for two months straight, payrolls proc... continue reading


Report: Baltimore police officers now afraid to do their jobs for fear of prosecution
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Report: Baltimore police officers now afraid to do their jobs for fear of prosecution

By Clark Barrow May 6th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY BALTIMORE - Police in Baltimore are now afraid to do their jobs... continue reading


The city of Baltimore received over $1.8 billion from President Obama's stimulus law
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The city of Baltimore received over $1.8 billion from President Obama's stimulus law

By Clark Barrow May 5th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY SLOW - According to a recent analysis, America is in the midst of the slowest recovery in a half-century.  ... continue reading


This pizza maker loved Seattle's new $15 min. wage - until he found out it would cost him his job.
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This pizza maker loved Seattle's new $15 min. wage - until he found out it would cost him his job.

By Clark Barrow May 4th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY YOU'RE FIRED - Pizza shop worker Devin Jeran was excited about the raise that was coming his way thanks to Seattle’s new $15 an hour ... continue reading


Obama administration on track to have the lowest number of deportations in a decade
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Obama administration on track to have the lowest number of deportations in a decade

By Clark Barrow April 30th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY VIOLENCE - Thousands of young protesters marched through downtown Baltimore and demonstrated in New York on Wednesday demanding justice for an African-A... continue reading


In 2014, 19.9% of American families had no one holding down a job
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In 2014, 19.9% of American families had no one holding down a job

By Clark Barrow April 29th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY GOTCHA - Most filers who received government subsidies to buy Obamacare plans had to pay money back to the IRS this year, according to a... continue reading