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3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

The Millennials' Moment: Why 2014 Does Matter

When Senator Barack Obama was elected in 2008 with a majority vote over Republican Senator John McCain, he was heralded as a possibly transformational President - potentially in the same category as Franklin D. Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan.

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

7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Same-Sex Marriage Celebration in Indiana

My cousin Alexa Lemley, on the right in the picture, and her longtime life and business partner Samantha Aulick just got married.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Columbus, IN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Liberal Political News

11 hrs ago | Pam's House Blend

Medium Blue: The Politics of MSNBC - Book Salon Preview

Barack Obama wasn't the only beneficiary of the calamitous Bush years. Something of an industry punchline since its formation in 1996, MSNBC suddenly gained a comprehensible voice during the era, while pinning its hopes upon the inspiring senator from Illinois.

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

15 hrs ago | KWTX

Good Morning

Good morning, it's Sunday, July 27, the 208th day of 2014. There are 157 days left in the year.

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19 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

WH Officials: 'Very Significant' Immigration Executive Actions by 'End of Summer'

White House officials said on Friday that President Barack Obama will enact "very significant" executive actions on immigration at the end of summer.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Luis Gutierrez, US House of Representatives

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Statesboro Herald

John Barrow offers his take on gridlock

Why is there so much gridlock in Washington? Why is Congress so messed up? "There are several explanations really.

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Breitbart.com

Rep. Steve King Predicts Impeachment if Obama Grants Executive Amnesty

Rep. Steve King believes the House of Representatives will immediately begin impeachment proceedings if President Barack Obama unilaterally grants work permits and amnesty to millions more illegal immigrants by the "end of summer."

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WSB-TV

Fast food workers vow civil disobedience

In this May 22, 2014 file photo, protesters gather outside of the McDonald's Corporation headquarters in Oak Brook, Ill., the annual shareholders meeting demonstrating for higher wages and the right to unionize.

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Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Oak Brook, IL, Villa Park, IL

WFAA-TV Dallas

Fast food workers vow civil disobedience

Comparing their campaign to the civil rights movement, fast food workers from across the country voted Saturday to escalate their efforts for $15-an-hour pay and union membership to include nonviolent civil disobedience.

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Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Villa Park, IL

KFBB

Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress

President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans.

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Examiner.com

Time for cub Obama to stop playing and help Ukraine rein in the Russian bear

President Barack Obama has never felt more liberated as his presidency winds down and likens himself to a bear who has finally been let out of his cage.

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Related Topix: Ukraine, Russia, Europe, World News, Asia, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin,

Chicago Tribune

Christie brings $2.5 million for Rauner, springs for hot dogs

After ordering a jumbo chili cheese dog with onions to go at Portillo's on Friday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he delivered a $2.5 million check to Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner and promised more to come.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Breitbart.com

McConnell Submits Bill to Keep Harry Reid from Exploiting Israel's Iron Dome in Border Crisis Package

With the immigration issue raging on Capitol Hill, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell made a little-noticed move that could help Republicans stop Democratic Leader Harry Reid from jamming the GOP on immigration with the politics of the Israel-Hamas conflict.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Strategic Defense Initiative, Democrat, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger

Examiner.com

Is promised unilateral power play on immigration violating Take Care Clause?

Then-Senator Barack Obama speaks to a crowd on the campaign trail and admonishes President G. W. Bush over his use of Executive Power, and the President's avoidance of Congress.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

House Ethics panel investigating 2 congressmen

This Feb. 3, 2012, file photo shows House Energy and Power subcommittee Chairman Rep. Ed Whitfield, R-Ky., left, accompanied by the subcommittee's ranking Democrat, Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Ill., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, during a committee hearing.

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KHOU-TV Houston

House Ethics panel investigating 2 congressmen

The House Ethics Committee said Friday that it is looking into potential ethics violations by two congressmen, Reps.

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Breitbart.com

Dem Rep Brags He's Working With Obama To Give 5 Million Illegals Amnesty

Friday on Morning Joe, Rep. Luis Gutirrez bragged about working with President Barack Obama and Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson to get as many as 5 million illegal immigrants amnesty using executive action and Mr. Obama's "prosecutorial discretion."

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CNN

A big hole in the heart of Obamacare

If you thought the Supreme Court's ruling two years ago remaking the individual mandate into a tax was the end of the legal threat to the Affordable Care Act, think again.

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Rediff.com

EXCLUSIVE! Obama didn't know of Modi's US visa ban

The President was apparently unaware of the Narendra Modi visa ban controversy till April.

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River Front Times

Vintage Vinyl's Lew Prince Shrugs Off White House Award; Prefers Minimum Wage Hike

The co-owner of Vintage Vinyl was back in the nation's capital this week to receive a Champions of Change award from the White House.

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