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1 hr ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a nationally significant general election matchup against Democrat Michelle Nunn.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Georgia, Dollar General, Retail, Democrat

1 hr ago | Fox News

Businessman David Perdue defeats Rep. Jack Kingston in runoff to win Georgia GOP Senate nomination

July 22, 2014: Republican candidate for U.S. Senate David Perdue greets supporters as he arrives at his election-night watch party in Atlanta.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Georgia, Dollar General, Retail, Democrat

5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

In the Loop: It takes an act of Congress to work in August

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid cast doubt Monday on whether Congress would have time to pass an overhaul of the Department of Veterans Affairs and deal with the border crisis before the Aug. 1 congressional summer recess, our colleague Ed O'Keefe reported.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Life, Veteran Affairs, Holidays, Labor Day, Thad Cochran, Republican, Lisa Murkowski

9 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

Senate Democrats on Tuesday circulated legislation to significantly cut President Barack Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the U.S. border with Mexico.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bernard Sanders

9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

Senate Democrats on Tuesday circulated legislation to significantly cut President Barack Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the U.S. border with Mexico.

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

12 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Energy Expert: Carbon Tax Pushed by Billionaires Is the Real Risky BusinessCNS

" - a 56-page report released in June warning that "the world may have as little as 15 years to keep planetary warming to a tolerable level" - is just another attempt by economic and political elites to impose a carbon tax on Americans, says Dan Kish, senior vice president for policy at the Institute for Energy Research , which acknowledged a ... (more)

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Global Warming, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The Insiders: See no Obama, hear no Obama, quote no Obama

The Obama administration is dangerously close to causing a serious fracture within the Democratic Party.

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

14 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Coal association: Grimes' new ad incorrectly blames McConnell for mining job losses

Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes' latest campaign ad unfairly and inaccurately blames U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for lost coal jobs, according to the Kentucky Coal Association.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Beattyville, KY, Eastern, KY, Democrat

16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Obama in a corner on Iran

What is striking about the announced extension of the "P5 +1a 3 nuclear talks with Iran is the absence of support for the president and his hapless secretary of state.

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Related Topix: US News, Iran, World News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Brad Sherman, US House of Representatives

19 hrs ago | Politico

RNC presses voters to fire Reid

In 2010 Republicans urged voters to "Fire Pelosi" and return the House to GOP control.

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20 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

How does a bill become law in Washington? Follow Joe Heck's case study

It doesn't always work that easily in 2014's hyper-partisan, election-preoccupied Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Kline, US Senate, Democrat, Boulder City, NV, Henderson, NV

22 hrs ago | Time

Sen. Rand Paul Is Killing It On Twitter: 10 Tweets You Should See

Rand Paul's Twitter offers more than just politics. Here are 10 of the senator's best tweets, from selfies at Subway to Coolio's Gangsta's Paradise.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US Politics, Twitter, Rap, Black Entertainment, Coolio, Democrat

Mon Jul 21, 2014

TheBlaze.com

What Emergency? CBO Says Just $25 Million of Obama's $3.7...

What Emergency? CBO Says Just $25 Million of Obama's $3.7 Billion Border Bill Would Be Spent This Summer An analysis of President Barack Obama's huge budget request for the border shows that it would only spend $25 million for the rest of the current fiscal year, which Senate Budget Committee ranking member Jeff Sessions said means Congress should ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Senator Ted Cruz

Washington Examiner

Natalie Tennant dodges questions on Obama, Harry Reid and Obamacare

Natalie Tennant , West Virginia 's secretary of state and Democratic Senate candidate, seems to have a problem answering tough questions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, West Virginia, West Virginia Government, Barack Obama

Politico

Progress on VA reform deal

Members of a committee tasked with reforming the Department of Veterans Affairs have moved slightly closer toward closing a deal, even as Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid predicted the committee's failure.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bernard Sanders, Jeff Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives

USA Today

Capital Download: Optimism fades on immigration dealCapital Download: ...

Capital Download: Senate GOP whip John Cornyn had been hopeful the flood of children from Central America meant Congress could reach a rare bipartisan deal on immigration.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Henry Cuellar, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Ted Cruz

Examiner.com

At Netroots Sen. Murphy says ObamaCare is being implemented incrediblly well

At the Netroots Nation , in Detroit , Connecticut Democrat and U.S. Senator Chris Murphy said ObamaCare "is being implemented incredibly well."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Chris Murphy, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Max Baucus

Daily Kos

House highway funding measure dims hope for jobless aid

John Boehner didn't think pension smoothing was an acceptable pay-for for jobless aid.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Dean Heller, US Senate, Senator Dean Heller, Democrat, Barack Obama

The Columbian

In Our View: Sound Bites vs. Solutions

The dichotomy should come as no surprise. Last week, a headline about a Gallup poll suggested that many Americans think immigration is the nation's most pressing problem.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Crooks and Liars

Wallace Calls Out Cruz's False Compassion On Refugee Crisis: Your Plan 'Doesn't Help The Kids'

Sen. Ted Cruz on Sunday declared that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and other Democrats "want" a situation where refugee children were maimed and brutalized.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, Family, US News, US Senate, Kids, Democrat, Violent Crime, Liberal Political News

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