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6 hrs ago | USA Today

Ad pushes 3 GOP senators to back gun restrictions

An advocacy group founded by Michael Bloomberg is out with a chilling new ad designed to get three Republican senators behind legislation that would expand restrictions on domestic abusers from buying guns.

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Related Topix: Michael Bloomberh, US News, US Politics, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Arizona Republic

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino The legislation is a companion bill to House Bill 1410, introduced by Rep. Trent Franks Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mX8kIQ The chairman said the casino has been redesigned to fit in architecturally with its surroundings, namely University of Phoenix Stadium.

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

Palladium-Item

Stop this march of children: Stop it now

It is responsible leadership going forward that is in short supply. There is no shortage of mothers and fathers in Washington, D.C., responsible for birthing the policies attracting droves of Central American kids to the Texas border.

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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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Babalu Blog

Epic Fail: Sean Penn and other dignitaries attempt to sweet talk...

However, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Silicon Valley venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar and actor Sean Penn join the long list of dignitaries who have sought to -- unsuccessfully -- reason with the Castro regime for Alan Gross' release.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Jesse Jackson, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Debbie Stabenow, Republican, Chris Van Hollen

Lucianne.com

Gang of Eight Republicans Promise: We reNot Trying to Sneak Our Bill Through

Gang of Eight Republicans Promise: WeA re Not Trying to Sneak Our Bill Through Breitbart Big Government, by Matthew Boyle Senate "Gang of Eight" Republicans are vowing not to try anything sneaky, as Congress considers legislation to address the border crisis.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, John McCain

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Obama Says U.S. Could Start Limited Refugee Program in Central America

President Barack Obama, second from right, hosts a meeting with El Salvador's President Salvador Sanchez Ceren, left, Guatemala's President Otto Perez Molina, second from left, and Honduras's President Juan Orlando Hernandez.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John McCain

The Washington Post

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Maybe we can't reform the whole immigration system, but the startup world just wants this one thing.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Republican

New York Magazine

Honduran Minors May Be Allowed to Apply to Enter the U.S. from Home

It doesn't look like Congress is going to solve the border crisis, or address President Obama's $3.7 billion emergency spending request, before lawmakers head out for a five-week recess at the end of next week, so the White House is floating another potential solution.

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

Thu Jul 24, 2014

National Review Online

'Gang of Eight' Republicans Won't Permit Border Crisis Trojan Horse

With some Democrats and Republicans alike viewing the border crisis bills as a possible vehicle to pass comprehensive immigration legislation, the Republican members of the Gang of Eight announced their opposition to such a maneuver.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, John McCain

Politico

Moderates balk at Senate border bill

Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu will oppose her leadership's border aid package, complicating Senate Democrats' plan to pass the legislation before August recess.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich

Politico

Path to child migrant compromise?

With August looming and Congress deadlocked, the 24-page supplemental spending bill filed Wednesday evening in the Senate may be most important for the structure it provides on how to deal with the child migrant crisis at the border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Mikulski, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Kingman Daily Miner

Split court rulings put Obamacare in the crosshairs again

By Hubble Ray Smith Miner reporter KINGMAN - Conflicting court decisions on the Affordable Care Act issued within hours of each other Tuesday could mean the case is headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 22, 2014

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

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

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

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

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