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Nevada: Secretary of State Certifies Petitions for Anti-Gun Initiative

Yesterday, the Secretary of State certified that the petitions submitted for an anti-gun initiative for the 2016 general election ballot are sufficient….

White House Press Secretary: 275 ‘armed services personnel’ deployed to Iraq [pic]

“With the consent of the Government of Iraq.”
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‘Is he in a time out?’ Obama reportedly placed VA secretary Shinseki ‘on probation’

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‘Nothing commie to see here. Move along’: Obama’s Labor Secretary preaches collectivism to Oberlin grads

“Nothing rings of freedom like Commie banter” on Memorial Day.
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Obama HHS Secretary Nominee Sylvia Burwell Was Head of Pro-Abortion Gates Foundation

President Barack Obama has nominated Sylvia Mathews Burwell to replace pro-abortion HSH Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who resigned Thursday as the head of the agency charged with implementing Obamacare. Obama’s nominee to replace the abortion proponent is another pro-abortion activist. Burwell was previously the president of the Global Develop…

Pro-Abortion HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to Resign

She was President Barack Obama’s pro-abortion HHS Secretary and the main administration official in charge of implementing Obamacare, the pro-abortion, pro-rationing government-run health care system. With Obamacare leading to taxpayer funding of abortions, massive layoffs at hospitals and medical centers and a botched system few seem to be a…

‘Not sure what I did wrong’: Pentagon press secretary screws up Fort Hood tweet

Awk. Ward.
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‘The press secretary brought props today!’ It’s like Jay Carney wants to be mocked [Photoshops]

It’s not that we want to mock the White House press secretary. It’s just that he makes it so easy.
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Secretary of State Kerry to sign Arms Trade Treaty

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, in a move that puts the Obama administration at odds with the powerful American gun lobby, will sign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty regulating the $ 70 billion international conventional arms business, diplomats said on Tuesday.

The Controversial Past of Obama’s New Labor Secretary

New Labor Secretary Thomas Perez – after a controversial tenure at the Department of Justice marked by his involvement in targeting voter identification laws, dropping charges against the New Black Panther Party, and fighting Arizona’s immigration enforcement – will have a ceremonial swearing in Wednesday.

The Controversial Past of Obamas New Labor Secretary

Labor Secretary Thomas Perez speaks at a Labor Department event Aug. 8, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Getty Images)

Watch Live: Secretary of State John Kerry Delivers Statement on Syria

Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to speak on the situation in Syria at 12:30 p.m. ET.

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The Racial Chris Matthews Meltdown You May Have to Watch Twice: ‘This Will Sound Partisan – to Hell with It’

Fast-Food Workers Across the Nation Go On Strike, Demand $ 15 an Hour

A Pellet Gun, an Open Container of Alcohol, a Vehicle in a No-Parking Zone: What Not to Bring When Photographing the Secretary of State’s Home

BOSTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Authorities have arrested a man spotted outside Secretary of State John Kerry’s home reportedly taking photographs of a window.

A pellet gun was found in the man’s vehicle, a Kerry spokesman said.

State Department security officers called Boston police when the man’s vehicle was seen in a no-parking zone near Kerry’s Louisburg Square house.

Guess How Much Money Fmr. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs Has Made Giving Speeches Since Leaving White House?

Interestingly this tidbit it tweeted by the leading scoop journalist of the moment (although this time the information isn’t exactly top secret):

Guess How Much Money Fmr. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs Has Made Giving Speeches Since Leaving White House?

(Credit: Twitter)

The New York Times Magazine piece, “How to Win in Washington,” describes Gibbs as “a journeyman flack who struck gold with the right patron and wound up talking at the lectern at 1600 Pennsylvania.”

Open borders mob descends on home of Kansas Secretary of State

In a scene reminiscent of the SEIU’s siege of a Bank of America executive’s home in 2010, a mob of around 300 open borders protesters from across the country today descended on the home of Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who is also counsel to the Immigration Law Reform Institute and, according to the following tweets from 501(c)3 Sunflower Community Action, the “King of Hate.”

Mock-tastic: Kerry arrives at State Dept. as Secretary of State; Will tweet using ‘JK’

The State Department is continuing its trend of total incompetence!

That’s right, new Secretary of State John Kerry will be tweeting using “JK.” But, to be fair, his confirmation hearing was a lovefest-filled joke. So, it stands to reason that all of his tweets will be signed “JK.” You see, JK means “just kidding” in Internet-speak.

Senate committe unanimously approves John Kerry for Secretary of State; Full vote later today

Well, no surprise after the lovefest hearing.

Twitchy will continue to monitor this story and will bring you news from the full vote, expected this afternoon.

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Old binders: Janet Napolitano to remain Homeland Security secretary for Obama

Napolitano stays.

Looks like President Obama finally cracked open that binder full of women. An old binder from last term, but still.