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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: June 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Not since a 42-to-1 underdog named Buster Douglas knocked out undefeated heavyweight champion Mike Tyson in 1990 has there been an upset like economics professor Dave Brat defeating House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the Republican primary in Virginia.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: June 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 
After David Brat upset U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., in Tuesday’s primary, leaders from across the Sunshine State offered their take on what the major upset meant.
 
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Posted: June 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The governor putting his signature on a bill Thursday that changes how the state references the Korean and Vietnam wars completed a stroke of symbolic poetry -- not just for me, but for all Floridians who lost family and friends or fought in either of those wars. 

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: June 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 

"I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical."

If Thomas Jefferson's benign reflection on Shays' Rebellion, that uprising of farmers in 1786 and 1787, is not the first thought that comes to mind today for his fellow Virginian Eric Cantor, surely it is understandable.

 
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Posted: June 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: George Will | Posted: June 12, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- The morning after, at breakfast at the Republicans' Capitol Hill Club, Virginia Rep. Robert Goodlatte was, as befits one of Washington's grown-ups, measured in his reaction to what 36,120 Virginia voters did the day before. It would, he says, be wise "to take a step back and a deep breath until we find out how everyone" -- meaning, especially, House Republicans -- "reacts to this." By "this" he indicates, with a wave of a hand, the one-word headline on Roll Call, a newspaper that covers Congress: "Stunner."

 
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By: Barney Bishop | Posted: June 12, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The Florida Sheriffs Association (FSA) announced Tuesday the launch of their Don’t Let Florida Go to Pot Coalition, which is about educating the public on the dire impact if Amendment 2 is approved allowing medical marijuana.

 
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Posted: June 12, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 11, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Don't think what happened to Eric Cantor and the GOP machine Tuesday in Virginia couldn't happen to Charlie Crist and the Democratic Party power players in Florida.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: June 11, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- So much for the argument that having more people armed in public places will result in fewer gun deaths.

 
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