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Lies, Damned Lies And Last Night's GOP Debate Talking Points

GOP Debate fact checkDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate.

Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of torture. The definition he gave reflects a controversial 2002 Bush administration memo.

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Bridge case defendants in court seeking Christie office docs

Chris ChristieThe two former allies of Gov. Chris Christie charged in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case are in court seeking documents the governor's office wants to keep confidential.

Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly are accused of orchestrating the closures of access lanes to the bridge in September 2013 to punish a local mayor for not endorsing Christie's re-election.

Their trial on wire fraud and civil rights counts is scheduled for mid-May.

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Donald Trump Wanted Vets Kicked Off Fifth Avenue

Trump wanted vets kicked off Fifth AvenueNow that he has balked at facing Megyn Kelly at the Republican debate, Donald Trump will be embracing heroes.

“[Trump] will instead host an event in Iowa to raise money for the Veterans and Wounded Warriors, who have been treated so horribly by our all talk, no action politicians,” the Trump campaign announced.

Never mind that for more than a decade Trump sought to deprive veterans in need of their meager livelihood because he found them unsightly nuisances who should not be allowed anywhere near his gleaming headquarters on Fifth Avenue.

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Noam Chomsky: GOP Is 'Literally A Serious Danger To Human Survival’

Naom Chomsky on GOP danger to human survivalNoam Chomsky, the noted radical and MIT professor emeritus, said the Republican Party has become so extreme in its rhetoric and policies that it poses a “serious danger to human survival.”

“Today, the Republican Party has drifted off the rails,” Chomsky, a frequent critic of both parties, said in an interview Monday with The Huffington Post. “It’s become what the respected conservative political analysts Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein call ‘a radical insurgency’ that has pretty much abandoned parliamentary politics.”

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Cruz did not disclose Goldman Sachs loan during 2012 Senate campaign: report

Ted CruzSen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) did not disclose a loan from Goldman Sachs to his 2012 Senate campaign, the New York Times reported Wednesday evening.

Cruz and his wife Heidi, who works at Goldman Sachs, reported putting $1 million of “personal funds” into his campaign.

The Tea Party darling told the Times at the time it was “all we had saved.”

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NRA tweets image with bullets next to photos of NYC lawmakers

NRA tweets photos with bullets targeting lawmakersThe National Rifle Association targeted a pair of Brooklyn state legislators with an image of bullets next to pictures of the two gun control advocates.

America’s 1st Freedom, an NRA publication, tweeted the image of Democratic State Sen. Roxanne Persaud and Democratic Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon Monday morning.

The organization showed its staunch opposition in a blog post  to a bill the lawmakers announced last month limiting ammunition purchases over a 90-day period.

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Trump Chrome filter lets you block stories about you-know-who

T rump filter on ChromeThose resolving to see less of Donald Trump in 2016 may have a new Google Chrome browser extension to install.

Dubbed "Trump Filter" by creator Rob Spectre, the open-source extension searches websites users visit and strips out any mentions of the Republican presidential candidate, claiming to scrub Trump "from all your web browsing without leaving the Internet."

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