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Sour grapes: Alan Grayson calls Syria intel ‘faked’ because House didn’t trust him enough to see it

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Alan Grayson seems to have a knack for alienating many of his colleagues on Capitol Hill. Of course, the brash Orlando liberal – who is now running for the U.S. Senate – has no one else to blame but himself, something he would never admit. So he does the next best thing: accuse them all of lying. The latest example of an extreme lack of self-awareness comes from Marc Caputo of POLITICO, reporting on an undercover video of Grayson’s appearance…

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Mitch Perry Report for 8.31.15 — Taking Bernie Sanders seriously

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The biggest news on the presidential front this weekend was the Bloomberg/Des Moines Register poll that shows Bernie Sanders down just seven points from Hillary Clinton’s support in Iowa, 37-30 percent. The presumptive front-runner has lost a third of her supporters since May in the nation’s first caucus state. So will the mainstream media begin taking him more seriously? ABC’s Martha Raddatz is. Yesterday on ABC’s This Week, she asked the Vermont senator about two things missing from his website: national security and foreign policy.…

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Huff Post: Charlie Crist: Bad News for the GOP?

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Is Charlie Crist the face of a new Republican Party, or a harbinger of the GOP’s demise? He’s handsome, personable and popular: a dream candidate for Florida’s 2010 Senate race. And Charlie Crist, currently the Sunshine State’s Republican governor, will probably win. That makes him a good thing for the Republican Party, right? Yes and no. The GOP is desperate for another vote — or 10 — in the Senate, so Crist’s bid sounds like good news to the ears…

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