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News on the 2012 presidential race.

2 hrs ago | Reuters

Obama administration may unveil new deportation policy in two stages

The White House is considering small steps in the near term to ease the threat of deportation for some undocumented immigrants, but advocates in communication with the administration expect President Barack Obama to make bigger changes later in the year.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

6 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

Democratic Lawmakers Start to Run on Obamacare

As she seeks to emerge from a crowded Democratic primary field in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race, Rep. Alyson Schwartz is among the first prominent Democrats to take President Obama's advice and defend the new health care law.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Pennsylvania, US News, Pennsylvania Government, US Politics, Representative Andy Barr, Republican, US House of Representatives

10 hrs ago | KLKN

Activists: Syrian airstrikes in north kill 25

An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from... An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste ... (more)

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Related Topix: Activism, Explosion, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

14 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Christie writes piece praising Wisconsin's Walker

One possible 2016 Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , sings the praises of potential GOP rival Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in Time magazine 's list of the 100 most influential people of 2014 released Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Chris Christie, US Governors, Scott Walker, North Korea, World News, Asia

19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

One Person's Affect on the 2012 Presidential Election

In the summer of 2012, the country was heavily involved in the presidential race of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Public Relations

23 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Rep. Lummis announces re-election bid

Wyoming Rep. Cynthia M. Lummis speaks during a press conference where she announced her bid to seek a fourth 2-year term to Wyoming's only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, Wednesday April 23, 2014, in Cheyenne, Wyo.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cynthia Lummis

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Initiative seeks to legalize pot in Nevada

The measure backed by a group called Campaign to Regulate Marijuana would allow adults 21 and older to possess up to 1 ounce of marijuana.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, US Politics, US News, Brian Sandoval, US Governors, Mitt Romney

The Wichita Eagle

Conservative group drops image of Obama from ad

Americans for Prosperity, a conservative group backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, included images of Udall and President Barack Obama visiting survivors of the 2012 shooting in Aurora, Colo.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Barack Obama

KTSM-AM El Paso

Liberals split on how to handle red state Dems

With control of the Senate at stake, progressive interest groups are struggling with how to handle a quartet of Red State Democratic senators up for re-election in 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, Mark Pryor

KMIZ

Mitt Romney's new starring role

Mitt Romney is weighing in on competitive Republican primary for a GOP held House seat in California -- the latest sign that the 2012 Republican presidential nominee plans to play an influential role in helping to shape the future of his party.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Howard McKeon, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney, Los Angeles County, CA, Barack Obama

New York Magazine

Mitt Romney Gave Ex-Virginia Governor a Little Something for His Legal Defense

One of the nice things about losing a presidential election? You're allowed to use your vast wealth to help out your corrupt buddies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Sports

The Huffington Post

Mark Udall Ad Attacks Cory Gardner Over Abortions, Birth Control

Democratic Senator Mark Udall aired the first ad of his closely-watched re-election campaign on Tuesday, highlighting his challenger's opposition to abortion rights.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Mark Udall, Abortion

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Challenge from Left could complicate Andrew Cuomo's re-election

In a head-to-head matchup, Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to hold a better than two-to-one lead over Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, 58-28 percent .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Siena College, Barack Obama

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

NC House speaker tested in first Senate debate

Republican rivals in one of the nation's most competitive Senate races are gathering for a debate Tuesday night in North Carolina, with establishment candidate Thom Tillis for the first time facing opponents who have questioned his conservatism and his integrity.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Healthcare Law, Law, Barack Obama

KMIZ

GOP primary to fill seat after cocaine scandal

Four Republican candidates are facing off Tuesday in a primary in southwestern Florida for a seat left open by the resignation of a congressman following a cocaine scandal.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Mitt Romney

MDJonline.com

Biden: Russia must 'stop talking and start acting'

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden

National Public Radio

Supreme Court Will Hear Challenge To Ohio Ban On Campaign Lies

The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Tuesday testing whether states can make it a crime to lie about candidates during an election campaign.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Liberal Political News

St. Petersburg Times

Column: Losing American hearts and minds

Robert Kagan recently wrote that, foreign policy decision by foreign policy decision, President Barack Obama has given Americans what they say they want.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Social Security, Personal Finance, Opinion

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Newsday

India's colourful election slogans

In the Indian context, the answer can be both positive and negative if one looks at the history of the country's politics.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, 2008 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Free Republic

Democrat Obstruction of Justice Is An Assault on the Constitution

On May 10, 2013, the Obama regime attempted to sneak an apology into the public record for IRS's illegal targeting of Conservative TEA Party groups in advance of the public release of an IRS Inspector General audit finding showing the Obama regime's criminality.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Al Franken, Elijah Cummings, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

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