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Florida Court Rules Eight Congressional Districts Must Be Redrawn

By Greg Allen Florida’s Supreme Court says eight of the state’s 27 congressional districts will have to be redrawn, a move that is shaking up the political map as candidates

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Rokita on Rewriting No Child Left Behind

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz Indy Politics talks with Indiana Congressman Todd Rokita about the U.S. House of Representatives vote to rewrite No Child Left Behind. The House voted narrowly to rewrite

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Needle Exchange Spreads

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz The head of Indiana’s Department of Public Health provides Indy Politics with an update on the state’s needle exchange program which began in Scott County to stem

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Debate In Oklahoma Widens Over 10 Commandments Monument

By Rachel Hubbard The state’s high court has ruled the monument must be removed from the Capitol. The governor said the monument will stay. Lawmakers are threatening to impeach the

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Liberty Talks 7-7-15 Podcast

Jennifer and Pepper tackle the hysterical response to gay marriage and take a look at the First Church of Cannabis”.    

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Does It Matter That 95 Percent Of Elected Prosecutors Are White?

By Amita Kelly “The group of people who are really the managers of the criminal justice system in America are concentrated among one demographic group: white men,” said an author

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Congress Considers Reauthorizing No Child Left Behind Standards

By Juana Summers Congress is considering a reauthorization of No Child Left Behind education standards that could have sweeping effects on schools. But there’s a fight over testing, state control

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First Church of Cannabis Files Suit

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz The First Church of Cannabis is going to court for the right to use marijuana as part of its sacrament under Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration law. The

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Sanders Among The Least Wealthy Presidential Candidates

By Alex Keefe But his congressional salary puts him in the top five percent of income earners. » E-Mail This …read more Via: http://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/07/08/421151627/sanders-among-the-least-wealthy-presidential-candidates?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=politics