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Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

FACT CHECK: Islam Already Lives Near Ground Zero

FACT CHECK: Islam Already Lives Near Ground Zero

A look at some of the claims and how they compare with the known facts.

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

Paterson: No Concrete Plan to Meet With Mosque Developers

Paterson: No Concrete Plan to Meet With Mosque Developers

"I'm making myself available. It's up to them."

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

Mosque a Long Shot to Be Built

Mosque a Long Shot to Be Built

The President unwittingly allied himself and his party with an ill-planned, long-shot development project described by one of its most prominent allies as “amateur hour.”

Wednesday, Aug 18, 2010

Dolan Calls for "Loving, Respectful" Mosque Dialogue

Dolan Calls for "Loving, Respectful" Mosque Dialogue

New York's archbishop says he hopes both sides will be heard as the debate over the mosque rages on.

Thursday, Aug 26, 2010

Mosque Developer Rejects Moving to New Location

Mosque Developer Rejects Moving to New Location

Paterson has offered to help broker a new location for the controversial project.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Paterson, WTC Mosque Imam to Meet

Paterson, WTC Mosque Imam to Meet

Paterson has offered to help broker a new location for the controversial project.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Obama Clarifies Statement in Mosque Debate

Obama Clarifies Statement in Mosque Debate

Obama expanded on his original statements, saying "I was commenting very specifically on the right people have that dates back to our founding."

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Bloomberg: Ground Zero Mosque Fail Would Be Sad

Bloomberg: Ground Zero Mosque Fail Would Be Sad

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg said it would be a sad day for America if opponents successfully kill plans for a mosque proposed to be built near the World Trade Center site.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Palin on Mosque: Obama "Doesn't Get" It

Palin on Mosque: Obama "Doesn't Get" It

Sarah Palin chided President Barack Obama for his support of the right to build the proposed mosque two blocks from Ground Zero in New York, saying the president “doesn’t get it.”

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Christie Warns GOP Not to "Overreact" on Mosque Issue

Christie Warns GOP Not to "Overreact" on Mosque Issue

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a new national icon for the Republican Party thanks in part to his push for pension reforms, on Monday became the most prominent GOP figure to warn against "overreacting" to...

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