2016 election

Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'

Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'
Republican 2016 presidential frontrunner Ted Cruz has come out against Net Neutrality, comparing it to Obamacare. With a Republican controlled Congress, what could they do to back major corporations like AT&T and Verizon and stop the FCC from preserving net neutrality?
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Matt Binder
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New Emails Show NJ Gov Christie's Aides Allegedly Rigged Traffic Jams for Political Payback

New Emails Show NJ Gov Christie's Aides Allegedly Rigged Traffic Jams for Political Payback
Emails and text messages released Wednesday link a top aide to Gov. Chris Christie to traffic jams in a New Jersey town in September that appear to have been engineered as political payback against its mayor. About a month after the emails were exchanged, a Port Authority appointee ordered closed two of three traffic lanes connecting Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge between New Jersey and New York City, one of the world's busiest spans.
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Angela Delli Santi
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The Continuing Impact of Occupy Wall Street, Even as It Feels Forgotten

The Continuing Impact of Occupy Wall Street, Even as It Feels Forgotten
While it seems like the Occupy Wall Street movement has been relegated beyond the back page (and into the corners of the internet), its effect is still being felt on Capitol Hill. Austerity was the sad truth about the politics of 2013, but would it have been so much worse without #OccupyWallStreet?
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Jeb Bush: Political Reporters Are Crack and Heroin Addicts

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Sunday likened political reporters to "crack addicts" and "heroin addicts" during a tour of morning talk shows that drew repeated questions about the still-distant 2016 presidential election.
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