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Wendy Davis Proposes Ending Statute Of Limitations For Sexual Assault And Battery

talkingpointsmemo.com — The proposal is part of Davis's newly launched attack line against Attorney General Greg Abbott, the Republican nominee in the race, as someone who has been less than helpful to rape victims. Davis recently released an aggressive attack ad criticizing Abbott for siding against a rape victim in a liability case while Abbott was on the Texas Supreme Court.
Aug 20, 2014

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Aug 20, 2014

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Aug 20, 2014

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Aug 20, 2014

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Bob McDonnell Takes Stand In Corruption Trial

talkingpointsmemo.com — McDonnell took the stand late Wednesday afternoon in Richmond. He and his wife have been charged with over a dozen counts connected to tens of thousands of dollars worth of luxury goods and loans they accepted from wealthy Richmond businessman Jonnie R. Williams Sr.

Officials: US Rescue Mission In Syria Failed

talkingpointsmemo.com — WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sent U.S. troops to Syria earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held by a violent extremist group, including slain journalist James Foley, but did not find the hostages, senior Obama administration officials said Wednesday.

Chris Matthews Grills Tea Party Leader: Why Would Someone Bring A Gun To A Political Rally?

talkingpointsmemo.com — Chris Matthews talked to Tea Party Nation founder Judson Phillips today, and grilled him on second amendment issues and the "history of violence" in America. Referencing the fondness of tea partiers for bringing guns to political rallies, Matthews asked: "Why are guns talked about so much, especially on the right?"
Aug 20, 2014

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