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4 hrs ago | Religion News Service

Atheist politicians may run the UK, but they remain closeted in the US

LONDON During a visit here four years ago, Maggie Ardiente of the American Humanist Association bragged to her British counterparts about the one atheist in the U.S. Congress, Rep. Pete Stark of California.

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Related Topix: US News, Christian Music, RNS, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kyrsten Sinema

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Advocate

Op-ed: In Mass. Politics, Love Now Dares to Speak Its Name

After my speech at the Massachusetts Democratic Convention in June, my partner, Jacob, came onstage, and - just like every other candidate and their loved ones - we kissed.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Roll Call

Top 5 Races to Watch in New England

New England hasn't been fertile territory for Republican candidates of late, but the party has an opportunity to gain House seats in the region this November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, John Tierney, Democrat, Life, Veteran Affairs, Representative Ann McLane

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

Compared to years past, the town hall spittle-slinging has been quiet this summer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ferguson, MO, Liberal Political News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daily Times

Smaller banks see regulatory relief after US elections

WASHINGTON: All but the biggest US banks could see relief from some financial reforms after the November elections even if control of the US Congress remains divided between Democrats and Republicans.Post-election committee leadership changes and growing momentum behind bipartisan fixes may lead to tweaks to the 2010 Dodd-Frank law for the smallest ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Pnc Financial Services GroupThe, Banking, Financial Services, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Ohio

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Paul Ryan Tuned Out 'House of Cards' After Underwood's Affair

If you thought the affair between Rep. Frank Underwood and reporter Zoe Barnes on "House of Cards" was a little too sleazy, you're not alone.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, House of Cards, Entertainment, Television, Democrat, us Travel, Travel, Eric Cantor, Tim Ryan

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Reuters

Smaller banks see regulatory relief after U.S. elections

All but the biggest U.S. banks could see relief from some financial reforms after the November elections even if control of the U.S. Congress remains divided between Democrats and Republicans.

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Related Topix: US News, Pnc Financial Services GroupThe, Banking, Financial Services, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Ohio

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Washington Post

Obamaa s second big whopper

When the media finally shook shaking themselves from their Obama stupor in the second term, they went after the president for his promise that "you can keep your doctor" and his falsehood that he actually never made such a promise.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Hillary Clinton, Mitt Romney, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Sunshine State News

Nine Stops Across Florida Planned by Paul Ryan

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the U.S. House Budget Committee chairman and a possible contender for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, will be heading to Florida later this month to promote his new book.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Southerland, Paul Ryan, Florida, Democrat, Representative Carol Shea-Porter

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Warwickonline.com

City planner says she understands city issues

As a city planner for the city of Woonsocket, Jennifer Siciliano believes she brings a unique perspective as a Democratic candidate for District 22 House Representative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rhode Island, University of Connecticut, UMass Amherst

Amy Ridenour

Barney Frank: We Know What's Best For You

Last Friday the Huffington Post reported that former Democratic Congressman Barney Frank said the Obama Administration "lied to people" when it claimed that you could keep your health insurance plan if you liked it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Health Insurance, Health

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Hill

African trade summitry

American trade with Africa has increased dramatically over the last two decades.

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Related Topix: Washington, US Politics, Representative Karen Bass, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, World Bank

Pridesource.com

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly For LGBT Michigan

With the polls closed, and the votes counted, Michigan's general election ballot is a mishmash of the good, the bad and the truly ugly for November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian, Tea Party

Seattle Times

Pam Roach in tight race to retain her Senate seat

For a complete list of election results in this area and in races around the state: http://seati.ms/primary-results-2014 In one of the few surprises Tuesday night, the race between combative Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, and her challenger remained as close as it was heated.

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Related Topix: US News, Auburn, WA, Anger Management, Health, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Aug 05, 2014

MLive.com

State Rep. Frank Foster loses to tea party challenger, but most Michigan incumbents win

Tea party challenger Lee Chatfield of Levering knocked off Foster on Tuesday in northern Michigan's 107th District state House primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Michigan, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Detroit, MI

KCOL-AM Fort Collins

What We Talked About - Aug. 5, 2014

What did Jimmy talk about this morning on KCOL Mornings? Here are some links to some of the articles that Jimmy talked about during his show: President Barack Obama made a major political mistake by lying about the details of his health care plan, according to former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Switched

Barney Frank Sharply Criticizes Gay Rights Groups' Flip On ENDA

Rep. Barney Frank rebuked the gay rights groups opposing a bill that would ban workplace discrimination on the basis on sexual orientation and gender identity, calling their strategy "ridiculous."

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Transgender, John Boehner, Republican, Representative Marcia Fudge

Independent Women's Forum

Barney Frank: POTUS Lied to Us about Obamacare

When you leave office, politeness is put aside and the muzzle comes off. In the case of Barney Frank, the formerly powerful Democratic Congressman from Massachusetts, the gloves are off and he's not holding his silence against how President Obama and the Administration botched the rollout of ObamaCare last fall and made misleading statements to ... (more)

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Politico

Frieden: 'We can stop Ebola' - 2nd patient could arrive Tuesday - ...

IF IT'S SUNDAY, IT'S MEET THECDC -- Tom Frieden, head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, appeared on all the network morning shows to reassure the public about Ebola.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Politics, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Renee Ellmers

Free Republic

Barney Frank 'Appalled' By Obama Administration:...

President Barack Obama made a major political mistake by lying about the details of his health care plan, according to former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

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