Robert Byrd Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Purge Of The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Townhall

    ... political obsessions. How things have changed since 1972, when a bipartisan resolution co-sponsored by Democrat Robert Byrd of West Virginia and Republican Howard Baker of Tennessee to dedicate the Old Senate Office Building to Sen. Russell passed ...

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  2. This U.S. Industry Fought Cheap Chinese Imports and Won, But Not for LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

    ... a floor on prices, not because they received the money paid by importers. The law, pushed by Democratic senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia and known as "the Byrd Amendment," remained in effect from 2000 to 2007. It was repealed after the U.S. lost ...

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  3. From our readersRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2016 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... slaves their freedom 155 years ago. The Ku Klux Klan was a Democratic organization and former Democratic Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia was the grand dragon of the Klan and served seven terms as a Senator. Republicans are responsible for the ...

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  4. Email Letters: August 8, 2016Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... bowl. At the federal level, the world champion of this form of internal corruption was powerful U.S. Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia. But our local politicos do the same thing at a smaller scale in our smaller area with our smaller budget and ...

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  5. Traveling Robert C. Byrd exhibit making its way to Bluefield St. CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The traveling Robert C. Byrd exhibit is on the move this week again, traveling from Shepherd University in Jefferson County down to Bluefield State College. The university is planning a reception for the campus community honoring the late U.S. Senator on Sunday before students return the next day.

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  6. How did pocket Constitutions become bestsellers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... made a habit of pulling out his pocket Constitution during Watergate committee hearings. In the 1990s, Sen. Robert Byrd (D) of West Virginia was one of the most visible pocket Constitution carriers. During the Senate debates on line-item veto power, ...

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  7. How did pocket Constitutions become bestsellers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... made a habit of pulling out his pocket Constitution during Watergate committee hearings. In the 1990s, Sen. Robert Byrd (D) of West Virginia was one of the most visible pocket Constitution carriers. During the Senate debates on line-item veto power, ...

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  8. After Khizr Khan's DNC speech, the pocket Constitution is a hot itemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... of the Constitution during hearings. It was also famously displayed in 1998 by Sens. Carl Levin, D-Mich., and Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., after the Supreme Court struck down the line-item veto. More recently, Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, took his out at ...

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  9. This country has been transformed into shell of former gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Brunswick News

    ... anti-lynching laws. Democrats tried to block the 1964 Civil Rights Act by filibustering for 57 days, led by Sen. Robert Byrd, former recruiter for the Klu Klux Klan. The KKK was formed by white southern democrats to fight against the Republican ...

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  10. Democrat party endorses child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... are involved always leads to loud moralizing from Democrats. Similarly, the Democrats honoring of Senator Robert Byrd who was a founder of a KKK chapter in the 1940s showed that power comes first and excuses any level of racism. Make sure to tell ...

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  11. Senate Hopeful David Duke: 'Freedom Of Speech Is A White Thing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Crooks and Liars

    ... descent have similar organizations? Duke is convinced he's gotten terrible billing by the media while Sen. Robert Byrd was forgiven for his racial trespasses. Obviously, the Democratic Senator publicly repented for his obvious racism while Duke owns ...

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  12. What Hillary Won't Do as PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... never comes up. Democrats fought the emancipation of slaves and the 1871 Civil Rights Act. They used Senator Robert Byrd, who once was a leader in the violently anti-black KKK organization, to filibuster the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Republicans voted ...

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  13. Pro-Trump Super PAC Suggests Hillary Clinton Linked to Ku Klux KlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Mediaite.com

    A pro-Trump super PAC is trying to build up support for the presumptive GOP nominee by linking Hillary Clinton to the KKK, a curious move given the fact that Donald Trump 's ascendance has emboldened the Klan and his recent social media activity draws on white supremacist memes. Crippled America PAC recently launched the website KKKlinton.com, which prominently features a photograph of Clinton alongside late Sen. Robert Byrd , who was a Klan member in the 1940s before renouncing his membership in 1952 and spending the remainder of his political career speaking out against the group.

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  14. Ok, now these GOP Super PACs are just getting sillyRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Wilson's Almanac

    ... to the Ku Klux Klan. The super PAC's website, KKKlinton.com, features a photo of Clinton alongside late Sen. Robert Byrd, a member of the KKK in the '40s who later repented. (However, if you're in the Klan today, you are far more likely to be a huge ...

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  15. Pro-Trump 'Crippled America' PAC tries to tie Hillary 'KKKlinton' to the KlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... The domain tied to the email is KKKlinton.com, which shows a photo of Clinton hugging former U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV), who died ten years ago. It also has a statement from Clinton on the death of the senator and his leadership, as well as a ...

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  16. Pro-Donald Trump Super PAC Ties Hillary Clinton To The KKKRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Switched

    ... is tied to the site KKKlinton.com . That website is pretty basic, showing a photo of Clinton with the late Sen. Robert Byrd (D-W.Va.), who was a KKK member in the 1940s. "This image is of Hillary Clinton kissing Senator Robert Byrd who was, until ...

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  17. Associated Press Hides Democrats' Hatred of African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Townhall

    ... Wallace and Orval Faubus refusing to integrate schools. In Washington, DC, former Klansman and U.S. Senator Robert Byrd was busy filibustering the 1964 Civil Rights Act. This is a smattering of the hundreds - probably thousands - of ways in which ... 4 comments

  18. Retired miner, sweetheart celebrate 68 years of marriageRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... on black lung disease before two Congressional committees at the request of Congressman Tom Bevill and Sen. Robert Byrd. Fuller also helped widows and disabled miners fill out the necessary paperwork to get the benefits they were due. He continued ...

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  19. Trading church membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Times Georgian

    ... back in the day, and if your liver ailed you, then gobble a few of those babies and you would be brand new. Sen. Robert Byrd, after winning re-election in 2000, said, "West Virginia has always had four friends: God Almighty, Sears Roebuck, Carter's ...

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