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Bernie Sanders Could Be The Nominee, But This Is What He’d Have To Overcome by Samantha Lachman Staff Reporter, The Huffington Post

There is a radical theory among a fringe group of political scientists that Bernie Sanders’ candidacy may be putting to the test. Known as the John Madden rule, it goes like this: If a candidate gets more votes than his or her opponent in a primary contest, that person wins. […]

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Obama To Remove Cuba From List Of State Sponsors Of Terrorism

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama notified Congress on Tuesday that he intends to remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism. Obama submitted a statutorily required report to Congress on Tuesday saying that he intends to rescind Cuba’s designation. Obama was required to submit the report to Congress […]

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The Sad State Of America’s Middle Class, In 6 Charts

In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Barack Obama is expected to propose throwing a lifeline to America’s middle class. It could really use one. His ideas — including tax increases for the wealthy and tax cuts for the middle class — might or might not be […]

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