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Closing Factories in Wisconsin Put Paul Ryan’s Trade Agenda in Spotlight

Ahead of Tuesday’s Wisconsin primary election, the closure of both the General Motors plant in Janesville, Wisconsin — Speaker Paul Ryan’s hometown — as well as the recent closure of the Oscar Meyer plant in Madison, Wisconsin has put a spotlight on Paul Ryan’s long-standing support for trade globalism.

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Merkel: Force Through TTIP by Year End

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday that Berlin was still aiming to reach a political framework for a comprehensive trade deal between the European Union and the United States by the end of this year.In a speech to parliament,

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Andrew Breitbart, 2011: MSNBC Doesn’t Pay Taxes

The revelation that four left-wing MSNBC hosts have failed to pay their taxes (Al Sharpton, plus Melissa Harris-Perry, Joy-Add Reid, and Touré Nesbitt) recalls an episode in 2011, when Andrew Breitbart raised the issue of MSNBC’s tax-dodging.

Andrew Breitbart at Occupy LA (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)