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11 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Unverified Leaflets Claim Ukrainian Jews Must Register Themselves

A pro-Russian militant guards the Donetsk administration building. Leaflets posted in the area purport to say that Jews in Donetsk must register with the regional government.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Congressman: Obama 'Has Been Forced to Deport a Huge Number of Americans'CNS

Rep. Joe Garcia is among the Democrats pressing Congress to take up immigration reform.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Representative Joe Garcia, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Jeff Denham, Family, Kids

Babalu Blog

Ros-Lehtinen Commemorates Anniversary of Bay of Pigs, Urges Obama to Support Freedom in Cuba

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen issued the following statement on the anniversary of the Bay of Pigs.

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Bloomberg

JPMorgan Aids U.S. Agency With Market-Based Foreign Aid

Foreign aid has long been one of the most unpalatable dishes on the federal plate.

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Related Topix: Banking, JP Morgan Chase , Agriculture, Science, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tue Apr 15, 2014

NewsBusters.org

Unlike Big Three, Univision, Telemundo Featured Conservative Critics of Departing Sebelius

In the battle for balanced news, score one each for Univision and Telemundo. Unlike the CBS, NBC and ABC evening news, both Noticiero Univision and Noticiero Telemundo on Friday night included soundbites from conservative leaders on the resignation of President Obama's HHS Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius.

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Roll Call

Immigration Overhaul: Democrats Look to Flip 30 House Republicans

Democrats are holding out hope that their discharge petition on a comprehensive immigration overhaul bill can still work - or at least be used as election-year ammo.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Representative Joe Garcia, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Jared Polis, Republican, Representative Jeff Denham

News Max

Ros-Lehtinen: If Jeb Runs for President, 'I'm With Him'

A prominent Miami Republican says that if Jeb Bush opts to run for president in 2016, "I'm with him."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, John Boehner, Jeb Bush

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Advertising Age

The Truth in Advertising Act: Can the Government Really Regulate Photoshopping?

As I wandered through the halls of the Cannon House Office Building, a stately Beaux Arts behemoth that sits kitty-corner from the United States Capitol, I kept thinking how strange it was that I'd come to Washington, D.C., of all places, to be lectured about truth -- specifically "truth in advertising."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lois Capps, Democrat, Marketing

The Hill

Kerry's-and Congress's-valued partner in Morocco

Earlier this month, Secretary of State John Kerry concluded his whirlwind tour through Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa in Morocco, to co-chair the second US-Morocco Strategic Dialogue.

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Related Topix: World News, Morocco, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Theodore Deutch, Democrat

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Miami Herald

Progress report on Haiti from S. Florida Members of Congress

Two weeks ago, we returned from a bipartisan congressional delegation trip to Haiti.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frederica Wilson, Democrat, Drugs

Russia Taday

Senate to investigate 'Cuban Twitter' after USAID head can't say whose idea it was

Following revelations that the United States created a Twitter-like messaging program in Cuba intended to undermine the country's government, the Senate has ordered a review of the entire operation.

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Related Topix: Prison, Social Software, Robert Menendez, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Patrick Leahy, Republican

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Congress praises Morocco's reforms, urges State Department to...

"It is one that has continued to strengthen in recent years." In her statement announcing the hearing, Ros-Lehtinen said that " ," a region that has seen rising threats of terrorism and extremism.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

US penned political satire in secret Cuban Twitter

Draft messages produced for a Twitter-like service in Cuba that the U.S. government secretly funded were overtly political, documents obtained by The Associated Press show, even though the Obama administration has said the program had a more-neutral purpose.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Switched

Why Rick Scott Has A Hispanic Problem -- And Why It's Not Going Away

Worried about his standing among Florida's Hispanic voters in the wake of turmoil over a major Hispanic fundraiser, Gov. Rick Scott is working to resolve image problems in a key segment of the electorate.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lincoln Diaz-Balart, Mario Diaz-Balart

Fri Apr 04, 2014

FindLaw

Enough Is Enough: Bill Would Limit Photoshopping of Ads

Anyone who's looked at a magazine or ad campaign knows that no one is Photoshop-free.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

TIME.com

Lobbyists Push Congress to Curb Misleading Photoshopped Ads

Fashion and beauty ads where the physical appearance of subjects is dramatically altered can have a dire impact on the health outcomes of young people, say anti-eating disorder groups Lobbyists concerned with the way digitally altered advertisements impact young women and girls took to Capitol Hill on Thursday to rally support for a new bill.

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TheBlaze.com

Palestinian Authority Raises Eyebrows After Applying to Join Treaty AgainstCorruption

So its decision this week to sign onto 15 international treaties and conventions - including to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption - has raised some eyebrows.

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Northern Michigan News

Cuban-Americans react to secret Twitter project

Cuban-Americans are divided over the revelation by The Associated Press that the U.S. government spent millions of dollars to secretly create a "Cuban Twitter" designed to undermine the island's communist government.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Blog News, University of Denver, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Roll Call

Democrats Force Immigration Vote at Budget Hearing

Democrats, who recently gathered on the Capitol steps in support of immigration, are using committee hearings to continue to push for the issue.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Tony Cardenas, Democrat, Representative Jeff Denham, Republican

News Max

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen: Obama Has a 'Lead From Behind' Foreign Policy

The move by Russia's state-controlled energy company to hike the price it charges for natural gas is indicative of Russian President Vladimir Putin's blatant disregard for the Obama administration, says Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Vladimir Putin, Prison, US Military Prisons

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