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3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Obamaa s plans for immigrants worry both parties ahead of midterm elections

In the past few days, Democratic candidates in nearly every closely fought Senate race have criticized the idea of aggressive action by Obama.

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

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

E.J. Dionne Jr. / The 2014 elections will reveal the limits of rage

The short-term future of politics in the nation's capital will be determined in large part by which party ends up in control of the Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, Tea Party, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Opinion

Breitbart.com

Guti rrez: Dems Weren't True to Their Values in Not Passing Amnesty While in Majority

On Wednesday's "Your World" on the Fox News Channel, Rep. Luis Gutirrez attempted to make his case for what President Barack Obama should do as it pertains to him using his executive authority to pass some sort of amnesty.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform

TwinCities

Civil War officer to get Medal of Honor

A century and a half after his valiant death in the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation's highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil War buffs.

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Related Topix: History in the News, Gettysburg, PA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

Fox News

Will the Prez Call Out...The Oracle?

If you're waiting for President Obama to pull a Walgreen on Burger King , you're probably one pickle short of a whopper.

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Related Topix: Walgreens, Retail, Tim Hortons, Warren Buffett, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

Politico

Conrad: Obama 'more detached'

Former Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad, one of President Barack Obama's first allies in his 2008 presidential bid, said Wednesday that the president is "more detached" than he would like.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Kent Conrad, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Senator Dick Durbin

Detroit Free Press

10 things to know about corporate inversions

A Burger King sign and a Tim Hortons sign are displayed in Ottawa, Ontario Aug. 25. / Sean Kilpatrick / Associated Press The transaction is called a corporate inversion, a maneuver that is becoming popular among companies looking to lower their tax bills.

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Related Topix: Associated Press, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat

Silicon Alley Insider

Obama Has A Very Impressive Diet, According to Australia's Ex-Foreign Minister

"Leader of the Free World and Leader of the Slim People of America", then Senator Barack Obama in a Honolulu vacation in August, 2008.

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

Reuters

Perry's indictment: Crime and punishment, Texas-style

It's a big country, where states have their own legal peculiarities, political cultures and definitions of what makes a debilitating political scandal.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Rod Blagojevich, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Examiner.com

Jesse Ventura: Where was Republican impeachment talk when Reagan and Bush lied

The latest Republican attack on President Obama is a lawsuit that will bill American taxpayers $500 an hour.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Tue Aug 26, 2014

ITV

American man 'killed fighting alongside IS militants'

The official, who asked not to be identified, told the Reuters news agency that the FBI was investigating the death of 33-year-old Douglas McAuthur McCain.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government, Iraq, World News, Middle East

Roll Call

Once-Vulnerable Freshman on Safer Ground in Illinois

In 2012, the former staffer for Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill., won the 13th District by a mere 1,002 votes to a perennial Democrat panned by party operatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Shimkus, Representative Rodney Davis, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government

WNEM-TV Saginaw

Obama to award Medal of Honor to Civil War officer

A century and a half after his valiant death at the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation's highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil War buffs.

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Related Topix: Gettysburg, PA, History in the News, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

KOLD-TV Tucson

Obama to award Medal of Honor to Civil War officer

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon.

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Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, US Governors, Paul LePage, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

CBS Local

Sheldon Wins Democratic Primary For Florida AG

Landon Peterson peeks out of the voting booth while his mother Meghan votes March 20, 2012 at Christian union Church in Metamora, Illinois.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Metamora, IL, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, Representative Scott Perry, Republican, US House of Representatives

Roll Call

Obama Considering New Immigration Enforcement Changes

President Barack Obama told the Congressional Hispanic Caucus leadership Thursday evening he's considering more changes to the enforcement of immigration laws, amid growing unrest among his allies over his deportation record.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Transportation, CHC Helicopter, US House of Representatives, Ruben Hinojosa

Government Executive

The Complete Guide to Swearing at Work

For those of us with a fondness for profanity, testing the bounds of cursing in the workplace can feel at once satisfying - and fucking terrifying.

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Related Topix: Oil Spill, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, AT&T

Albany Times Union

Sgt. Henry Johnson closer to Medal of

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recommended the African-American World War I hero from Albany for the award, according to Sen. Chuck Schumer.

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Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

Lucianne.com

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Marlon Marshall, a St. Louis native who just happens to be an experienced get out the vote operative for President Barack Obama and the Democratic Party, was sent by Obama as part of the White House's three person, all-black delegation to the Monday funeral of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18 year old black robber shot in a confrontation by a white ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Ferguson, MO, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Cape Cod Times

Burger King eyes Canada as tax haven

Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s potential acquisition of coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. could flame-broil the already simmering debate in Washington about new limits on offshore tax shifting after the companies confirmed a new merged firm would be based in Canada.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Richard Durbin, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Sander Levin

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