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27 min ago | American Reporter

Brasch WordsAMERICANS Need to Tear Down Our Wall

AT THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION, DENVER, Colo., Aug. 26, 2008 [Updated 11:30PM MT] -- As Denver police sprayed tear gas and shot pepper balls at radical protestors in a park more than a mile from the Democratic National Convention here, a prospective first lady of the United States told a compelling story of a black family's hard work, struggles and ... (more)

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27 min ago | 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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2 hrs ago | WWLP

Photo Courtesy: MGNonline/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champai

A senior White House official raised the possibility Friday of a broader American military campaign that targets an Islamic extremist group's bases in Syria, saying the U.S would take whatever action is necessary to protect national security.

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5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

U.S. moves to ensure birth control access at religious companies

The Obama administration will ensure access to birth control coverage for employees of closely held companies that object on religious grounds to contraception, one of the health benefits mandated by the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Non-Profit, Pennsylvania, Health

8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Can Angus King be Eliot Cutler's Oprah? Or, do endorsements matter?

Independent Eliot Cutler this week tried to translate an endorsement from U.S. Sen. Angus King into momentum for his third-place campaign for governor, timing the endorsement announcement just before a statewide TV advertising push .

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11 hrs ago | CBS Local

'Third Time's The Charm': Ryan Would 'Love To See' Romney Run Again

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his former running mate Rep. Paul Ryan take the stage at the Union League Club of Chicago on Aug. 21, 2014 in Chicago, Ill.

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16 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

Tax laws at Obama's own whims

President Barack Obama recently considered the use of an executive order to crack down on what he has called "corporate deserters."

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20 hrs ago | American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Good Scissors: Bane of Childhood

This is how it starts, this elaborate electoral dance with the country's voters.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

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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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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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