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37 min ago | American Reporter

On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to Happen

AURORA, Colo., July 30, 2008 -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain brought his trademark humor and down-home charm to Colorado for the second time in a week today, seeking to shore up support in this "battleground state."

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Related Topix: Aurora, CO, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Democrat, Barack Obama

4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Will Hillary win over Iowa in time for 2016?

Hillary Clinton appears to be positioning her focus on the Midwest lately, according to recent news reports , and it's likely because of her presumed plan to run for president in 2016.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, John Edwards, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Illinois

9 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

Rove spending over a million dollars in two races

The nonprofit arm of an organization founded by GOP operative Karl Rove is spending handily - to the tune of more than a half-million dollars - for attack ads that began Tuesday against U.S. Rep. Bill Enyart, who quickly responded with a message of his own.

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Related Topix: Karl Rove, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Brad Schneider, Democrat, US Senate

13 hrs ago | The City Wire

Opposition noted to effort to abolish Arkansas Lt. Governor's office

A majority of legislators from Northwest Arkansas and Fort Smith who responded The City Wire's question about the future of the Lt.

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Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Janet Napolitano, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

17 hrs ago | The Hill

Clinton seeks Iowa redemption

Clinton will be the star guest at retiring Sen. Tom Harkin's final steak fry in Iowa on September 14. It's an early trip for the former senator and secretary of state, who will be accompanied by former President Clinton.

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa, Illinois, Illinois Government

21 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

In A Stew Over Inversions

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., declared victory for Walgreen's decision to keep its headquarters in Illinois, but his critics say the Senate's second-ranking Democrat deserves scorn, not praise, for his efforts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Detroit News

The fight over corporate tax inversions

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin was able to prevent Walgreens from leaving America's shores, but as long as tax inversions make dollars, they'll make sense to corporations considering a move abroad.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat, Barack Obama, Illinois, Illinois Government, South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Opinion

Daily Mail

New book reveals the sketch Obama killed and Hillary's 'entitled...

It details how Hillary Clinton cancelled her appearance in 2007 which led the way for a little known Senator Barack Obama to be on instead A revealing new book will lift the lid on the secrets behind America's most beloved comedy show -SNL- and the battles that raged between politicians over its most famous political satire sketches.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

The Hollywood Gossip

Barack Obama Sings Ariana Grande's "Problem" in Latest Lip Dub Classic

United States President Barack Obama has got one less problem without ... well, he doesn't really.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, Dance, Ariana Grande, Pop/Rock

Mediaite.com

Mike Ditka Goes Off on Liberal 'Idiots' for Pushing Redskins 'Horse Sh*t'

Former Super Bowl-winning NFL coach and current ESPN analyst Mike Ditka is making his views on the debate over the Washington Redskins' name known this week in an audio interview with Mike Richman , who calls himself the Redskins Historian.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Illinois, Illinois Government

The Huffington Post

White House And Congressional Democrats Spin Through Another Cycle Of Psychodrama

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada pauses as he faces reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, after bipartisan Senate opposition blocked swift confirmation for President Barack Obama's choice to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights division.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Quigley, Senator Joe Manchin

The Daily Beast

Keep Reading

If the Ready for Hillary PAC has dog shirts, why can't Rand Paul? That's the thinking of the founder of Rand Paul Swag-who first set out to 'make liberty sexy' with Papa Ron.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Illinois, Illinois Government, Democrat, Barack Obama, Kentucky

The Wall Street Journal

Liz Cheney vs. Mike Enzi and Other 2014 Primaries That Might Have Been

Today could have been one of the most dramatic days on the 2014 primary calendar.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mike Enzi, Senator John Barrasso, Republican, Dick Cheney, Rush Limbaugh, Democrat

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Politico

Plouffe's next campaign: Steer Uber to victory

In 2008, Plouffe ran Barack Obama's state-by-state insurgent campaign against Hillary Clinton, using technology, heaps of data, the excitement of young people and an inspirational message to defeat an entrenched, seemingly inevitable front-runner.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama

Switched

Sean 'Diddy' Comb's Calls Out The President On Ferguson: 'Obama Get On A Plane'

US Senate Candidate for Illinois Barack Obama and Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs As tensions between protesters and police increased on Monday night in Ferguson, Missouri, and President Obama sends Attorney General Eric Holder to monitor the ongoing turmoil, some critics have voiced their concerns that the commander-in-chief has not traveled to the St.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Missouri, Violent Crime

Navaho Hopi Observer

After six years, Obama administration gets good marks on tribal issues

President Barack Obama greets a young boy during the Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration at the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Reservation in Cannon Ball, N.D., on June 13. It was the first visit by a sitting president to Indian Country in 14 years.Photo by Pete Souza/The White House President Barack Obama signs H.R. 205, the HEARTH Act of 2012, loosening ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Cannon Ball, ND, George Bush, W., us Travel, Travel

American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtBEST Buy Charges $15 to Pay Bills Days Before they're Due

Partisan politics paused for a breath in toss-up state Colorado Monday, as the Democratic presidential candidate and the Republican vice-presidential pick both sought to sooth Americans shocked Monday morning by news of Wall Street's steepest drop since the Sept.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ken Salazar, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Colorado, Colorado Government, George Bush, US Governors, Sarah Palin

National Review Online

Larry Kudlow: Governor Perry Still Looks Strong

I say that because Perry immediately fired back at the charges with no hesitation, labeling the indictment the partisan political ploy that it really is.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, Travis County, TX, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

News Observer

Emanuel's critics scurry to find 2015 challenger

In this Sept. 15, 2012, file photo, Karen Lewis, president of the Chicago Teachers Union addresses the crowd during a rally.

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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Chicago Tribune

New laws make it easier to file nursing home complaints, donate Obama items

Senate President John Cullerton's bill to allow the state to donate items to the Obama presidential library became law today.

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Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, Illinois, Illinois Government, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Travel

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