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ANOTHER Cook County Republican candidate encounters voting problems

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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Monday, when GOP 12th sub-circuit judicial candidate James Paul Pieczonka went to the Arlington Heights Village Hall to vote, he was surprised to find the signature on Cook County Board of Elections’ files didn’t look at all like his.
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Judge uses error-filled left-wing conspiracy website in voter ID opinion

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CHICAGO – Federal Judge Richard Posner of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago strongly disagrees with Wisconsin’s voter ID law. Posner blasted the law in a dissenting opinion to the court’s decision to not rehear arguments in a voter ID lawsuit before a judicial panel made up of the entire court. In writing his decision, Posner turned to an obscure website and a collection of misconceptions to prove his point.
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Environmentalist report compares Montana to Mongolia

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MISSOULA, Mont. – A recent report on Montana carbon emissions from an environmentalist group laments the fact that Montana emits as much carbon dioxide as the country of Mongolia, a country where one-third of its residents did not have access to electricity as of 2009.
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Chicago-based federal judge envisions ‘rape license’ for ‘right to rape’

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CHICAGO – Judge Richard Posner, a federal judge with the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, recently become a hero to the pro-”gay marriage” left when, by way of a “legal analysis” free from the troublesome constraints of logic, case precedent, biology, tradition and reality in general, he managed to somehow divine a long-hidden constitutional “right” for two dudes to get “married.”
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Liberal radio host compares voting for Hillary Clinton to a colonoscopy, chewing on aluminum foil

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MADISON, Wis. – Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may be an early frontrunner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, but not everyone on the Left is excited about it. John “Sly” Sylvester, an outspoken pro-union liberal radio talkshow host in Madison, added his voice recently to the growing chorus of liberal and Democrat concern about Clinton’s potential bid for the White House.
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Turkish parents fight against automatic assignment to Islamic schools

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ANKARA – Parents in Turkey “raced against the clock” to make alternative arrangements for their children after 40,000 students were assigned to Islamic schools, known as “Imam Hatips.” Many of the students are non-Muslim or members of the Alevi religious minority, who have already expressed concerns in the wake of the recent election of Islamist Recep Tayyip Erdogan to the Turkish presidency.
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Candidate’s mic cut during ‘First Amendment lesson’ at Kentucky university

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Write-in U.S. Senate candidate Robert Ransdell’s microphone was cut, ironically, during a “First Amendment lesson” at a Constitution Day event at the University of Kentucky School of Journalism Wednesday due to “racist and offensive” comments. Attendees included “more than 100 high school students and faculty from duPont Manual High School in Louisville.”
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