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2 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

Five Questions for Annette Taddeo

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist announced last week that his running mate would be Annette Taddeo, chairwoman of the Miami-Dade Democratic Party and a political consultant's dream: a Hispanic working mom who runs a successful small business and hosted her own show, Taddeo2Day, on CNN Latino.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Small Business, Personal Finance, Wedding, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

U.N. Human Rights Council Produces Resolution Bashing Israel, Ignoring Hamas

The U.N. Human Rights Council will hold an emergency session on Wednesday to consider a draft resolution that condemns Israel repeatedly for its military offensive against Hamas, but does not mention the terrorist group once.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine), Terrorism, Palestinian Territories, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Times of Israel

US defends aid to UNWRA despite rocket caches

The State Department defended Secretary of State John Kerry's decision to grant $15 million in humanitarian aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East , even as the organization confirmed the discovery of additional rockets stored in one of its Gaza schools.

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Related Topix: Iran, World News, Hamas (Palestine), US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Republican Rep. David Jolly (Fla.) supports gay marriage

Rep. David Jolly announced his support for gay marriage Monday, saying that he believes it is "fully appropriate" for a state to recognize both same-sex marriages and "traditional" ones, even though he, as a Christian, believes in the the latter.

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Related Topix: Wedding, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bill Young, Representative Richard Hanna, Senator Mark Kirk, US Senate

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Tehran Times

Extending interim nuclear agreement is a win-win game for Iran: Congresswoman

TEHRAN Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen issued a statement on Friday expressing her opposition to extension of Iran's nuclear talks, describing it as a win-win game for Iran.

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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sunshine State News

Charlie Crist's Gamble on Annette Taddeo Didn't Get Instant Payoff

Charlie Crist hoped to get some positive attention by announcing Annette Taddeo as his running mate but his move was overshadowed by other events, some of which don't help his campaign.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Adam Putnam, Wedding, Rick Scott

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Swing State Project

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Colorado polling continues to show a competitive race

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Todd Tiahrt, Representative Mike Pompeo

Sunshine State News

Attacks Surround Ethics in South Florida Congressional Race

The attacks are flying in one of the most competitive congressional races in Florida with Republicans and Democrats attacking over ethics.

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Related Topix: Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Representative Joe Garcia, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Bradenton.com

Charlie Crist names Annette Taddeo-Goldstein of Miami as running mate

Charlie Crist on Thursday tapped the head of Miami-Dade’s Democratic Party to become his running for governor, adding a needed South Florida Hispanic face to the former Republican’s ticket.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Small Business, Personal Finance, Rick Scott

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Report that Russia plans to reopen Havana base triggers warnings

A report that Russia will reopen a Havana base that eavesdropped on U.S. communications from Key West, Fla., to Washington has triggered fresh warnings of Moscow's expansionism and predictions of a continued freeze in U.S.-Cuba relations.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, University of Miami, Vladimir Putin, Raul Castro, Cuba, World News,

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Hill

David Webb: GOP messaging on the US border crisis is terrible

Here is more proof of why review and sunset is sorely needed in both houses of the United States Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeff Fortenberry, Howard Berman, Democrat, Zoe Lofgren, Opinion

Politico

F-35 cleared for flight - Hamas balks at truce plan - HAC-D mulls ...

"This is a limited flight clearance that includes an engine inspection regimen and a restricted flight envelope which will remain in effect until the root cause of the June 23 engine mishap is identified and corrected," Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Washington, DC, Rodney Frelinghuysen

Kansas City InfoZine

Florida Representative Getting to Know the Locker Room

By Megan Card - The Internet wasn't even working when Rep. Curt Clawson, R-FL, walked into his Washington office for the first time June 25. Video: Curt Clawson sworn in as Florida Rep. Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - Two weeks later, the Bonita Springs Republican is adjusting to his duties as a member of the House's ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, John Boehner

Sunshine State News

Florida Delegation United Against Hamas

As tensions in the Middle East continue to rise, members of the Florida congressional delegation are calling on President Barack Obama to cut off foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority due to its ties to Hamas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ron DeSantis, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Prison, Barack Obama, Terrorism

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Breitbart.com

GOP Amnesty Architect Praises Democrat Luis Gutierrez

After House GOP leaders denied his final plea to bring amnesty legislation to the House floor this year, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart thanked Reps.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Luis Gutierrez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mario Diaz-Balart, Republican, Paul Ryan

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Babalu Blog

Ros-Lehtinen: On 20th anniversary of Cuba's Tugboat Massacre,...

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen , Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, made the following statement on the 20th anniversary of the sinking of the 13 de Marzo tugboat by the Castro regime.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

Sunshine State News

South Florida Congressmen Clash on Who to Blame for Immigration Reform's Demise

With news emerging that immigration reform is dead for 2014, two Hispanics from the South Florida delegation divided on party lines on who is to blame.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Representative Joe Garcia, Democrat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

David Rivera suspends campaign for Congress

He did - for 72 days. On Friday, just over two months after launching a new campaign for his old seat, Rivera has called it quits, at least for now.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tallahassee, FL, Mario Diaz-Balart, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate

Fox News

Middle East descends further into chaos, endangering Israel - ...

President Obama's call back in 2009 for a "new beginning" between America and the Muslim world -- a relationship defined over the prior decade by 9/11 and the Iraq war -- has descended into a foreign policy sandstorm that has left Washington dizzied by ever-changing powerbrokers, and its closest ally in the region more isolated and threatened.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Palestinian Territories, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 10, 2014

National Journal

Royce: White House in 'Dramatic Retreat' from Security Norms in Nuclear Trade

Students look at a model of a Russian nuclear power plant at a 2012 international exhibition in Hanoi.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Brad Sherman, Democrat, Republican

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