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7 hrs ago | Verde Independent

Family politics take center stage over candidate's bid for secretary of state

Wil Cardon's siblings are taking him to court, accusing him of misspending the family's trust funds, at least in part on his political ambitions.

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

11 hrs ago | SILive.com

U.S. must not ignore the immigration crisis

There is no disagreement in Washington over what President Obama calls the "urgent humanitarian situation" that exists on the southern U.S. border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Opinion

16 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

The strange bedfellowship of American "libertarians" and Castro's Agents

Libertarian Jeff Flake at the Hotel Nacional as an honored guest of the Castro regime On right, CFR head David Rockefeller manifesting one of his oldest and most cherished labors of love.

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

20 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Young boys sleep in a holding cell where hundreds of mostly Central...

Young boys sleep in a holding cell where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Kids, Lindsey Graham, Robert Menendez

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Washington Times

Arizona Senators renew call to quickly deport kids

Arizona's two U.S. senators are commending the Border Patrol amid news a massive Nogales facility will no longer be receiving immigrant children.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Senator Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, Family, Kids

Tribune-News

Change In Wildfire Fighting Funding Is Sought

Federal legislation that would ensure funding for fighting wildfires as well as forest treatment activities received support from Navajo County Supervisor David Tenney as he testified regarding the cost of fighting fires as opposed to preventing them.

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Related Topix: Navajo County, AZ, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator John Barrasso

Fri Jul 18, 2014

KLTV Tyler

Rep. Louie Gohmert says immigrant children must be told "no"

On Friday, July 18, a new immigrant processing facility opened in McAllen, TX. That facility opened one day after border patrol agents announced that fewer undocumented children were crossing the border into Texas, in the past week.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, McAllen, TX, Immigration Reform, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake

The Salinas Californian

Stop this march of children. Stop it nowStop this march of children....

Stop this march of children. Stop it now This crisis requires leaders acting not out of political opportunism, but out of decency.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Family, Kids, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Boehner not optimistic Congress will be able to resolve border crisis

GOP Sen. Ted Cruz speaks with members of the media before an event in Miami last month.

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Related Topix: US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Jeff Flake

The Bugle

Jan Pac contributions roll in

A Texas state senator being forced out of office by a Tea Party Republican is helping Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer raise money to elect like-minded candidates to Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, Representative Ron Barber, Democrat, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick, Representative Kyrsten Sinema

The Washington Post

What does Crest have to do with the border crisis?

The latest example comes from Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake who have strung some words together to name the border crisis bill they introduced Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, Henry Cuellar, Democrat, John Cornyn, Charles Schumer, Representative Laura Richardson

The Hill

Boehner and Reid face tough task of rounding up votes on border

Legislation addressing the immigration crisis faces an uphill battle in the House and Senate because of a partisan divide over how to speed the deportation of unaccompanied minors at the southern border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, John Boehner, Illegal Immigration

Wed Jul 16, 2014

US News & World Report

Dead Air: End to Tax Credit Takes Big Bite Out of Wind Power

Turbines rise in Palm Springs, Calif., in 2008. Wind power has taken a hit with the end of a tax credit.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Activism, US News, Berkeley, CA, UC Berkeley, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Politico

W.H. officials to brief senators on migrants

Top Obama administration officials are heading to Capitol Hill for some face-time with all 100 senators, and they are sure to face a barrage of questions and demands about how President Barack Obama plans to respond to the surge of unaccompanied minors at the border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, US House of Representatives

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Sen. Flake: President's Border Proposal Needs 'Significant Changes'

Immigrants who have been detained while crossing the border are held inside the McAllen Border Patrol Station in McAllen, Texas, Tuesday July 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, McAllen, TX, Republican, US House of Representatives

Daily Kos

Sen. Jeff Flake: sending back children an example of the US being "generous"

Senator Jeff Flake was on Here and Now today to discuss his take on the influx of migrant children from Central American counties in border states.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Illegal Immigration, Liberal Political News

Phoenix New Times

Major Reversal: Glendale's Council Declares Support for Indian...

Vice Mayor Yvonne Knaack, Mayor Jerry Weiers and Councilman Manny Martinez opposed the Tohono O'odham Nation's proposed casino.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Trent Franks, Glendale, AZ, US House of Representatives, Senator Jeff Flake, US Governors, Jan Brewer

The Weekly Standard

Palmer Wins Alabama House Runoff

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Alabama Government, Alabama, Mike Pence, Mitt Romney

Instapundit

DHS Secretary: ICE to Run Out of Money Next Month Without Supplemental Funding

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson expressed confidence that the federal government can successfully deal with the surge of unaccompanied children crossing the southern border but it likely will cost billions of dollars to deal with the ongoing crisis.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration

The Salinas Californian

US wildfire policy inadequate, senators agreeUS wildfire policy...

US wildfire policy inadequate, senators agree But Democrats and Republicans disagree on the solution.

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Related Topix: US News, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ron Wyden, Senator John Barrasso

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