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7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

StephenCLE's 2014 Senate Baseline

It's that time of the year again. With spring in the air and primary election season right around the corner its time for me to make my initial ratings of all Senate, House, and Gubernatorial races.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Scott Brown, John Kerry, Republican, Barack Obama

12 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Nevada's Unemployment Rate Stays at 8.5%

The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says the state's unemployment rate stayed at a seasonally-adjusted rate of 8.5% for the month of March.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Nevada, Nevada Government, Democrat

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NewsOK.com

US Energy Secretary Moniz to visit Rhode Island

U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz is coming to Rhode Island as part of the Obama administration's reassessment of the nation's energy strategy.

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

GlobeNewswire

Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts U.S. Sens. Kaine...

Huntington Ingalls Industries hosted U.S. Sens. Tim Kaine and Jack Reed Tuesday for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Tim Kaine, Democrat, Newport News, VA, US Military, US Navy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Sen. Tim Kaine tours Newport News Shipbuilding and NASA Langley in Hampton

Newport News Shipbuilding and NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton are feeling the pinch of budget uncertainty in Washington, but Sen. Tim Kaine says Congress might clear that up in the coming weeks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US News, US Senate, Science / Technology, NASA, Newport News, VA, US Governors, Tim Kaine, Hampton, VA, Democrat

Washington Examiner

Uncertain future troubles Eisenhower Memorial Commission and its insular staff

A federal planning group has delivered what could be a fatal blow to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission's controversial design for honoring the former president and World War II hero.

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Related Topix: Kansas, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Mon Apr 14, 2014

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

S.Res.423

S.RES.423 Latest Title: A resolution designating April 2014 as "Financial Literacy Month".

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

JD Supra

Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Measure to Reauthorize and...

Yesterday, Sens. Chuck Schumer , Mark Kirk , Mike Johanns , Dean Heller , Jack Reed , and Chris Murphy introduced a measure to reauthorize and extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act program-which is set to expire at the end of the year-for an additional seven years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Johanns, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Democrat

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Boston.com

Nuala Pell, widow of late US senator, dies

Nuala Pell, widow of former US senator Claiborne Pell and a patron of the arts, died Sunday morning at Newport Hospital, according to the Providence Journal.

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

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Groong

Washington: Reed Commemorates The 99th Anniversary Of The Armenian Genocide

REED COMMEMORATES THE 99TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE States News Service April 9, 2014 Wednesday WASHINGTON The following information was released by Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed: Sen. Reed spoke on the Senate floor April 9, 2014 to mark the 99th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, and hail the many contributions of the Armenian ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

U.S. Naval Institute

Navy Leaders: Fleet Size Could Fall to 240 Ships Without Budget Relief

Without relief from automatic budget cuts and money from sources other than its shipbuilding account to pay for the Ohio-class Replacement program , the Navy could find itself sending only four new ships in almost all classes to the fleet sometime in the 2020s.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican

Politico

NATO provides images of Russian military buildup - LCS attacked on...

NATO DEFENDS ACCURACY OF IMAGES DEPICTING RUSSIAN FORCES ALONG UKRAINE'S BORDER: To prove the satellite photos released yesterday were taken in late March and early April of this year, NATO provided additional photos this morning that show the same areas prior to any military buildup.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Representative Vicky Hartzler, US House of Representatives, Democrat

CNN

2.8 Million and Climbing

America the beautiful.... home of the free, the brave and soon, the new class of homelessness, the long term unemployed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Rob Portman, Republican, Susan Collins, John Boehner, US House of Representatives, Lisa Murkowski, Senator Mark Kirk

Thu Apr 10, 2014

NAFCU

touts CUs' financial literacy efforts

Clockwise from top left: Sens. Mike Enzi, Jack Reed; Louisa Quittman, Treasury's financial education director, and NAFCU's Dan O'Brien; Rep. Terry Sewell, D-Ala.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Democrat, US News

Freshnews

RAND Study: TRIA Saves Taxpayers Money; Roundtable Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Bill to Extend TRIA

The Real Estate Roundtable today welcomed the findings of a RAND Corp. report that the nation's Terrorism Risk Insurance Act helps protect U.S. taxpayers -- particularly for catastrophic events on the scale of 9/11 -- and that the program's expiration at year-end would mean bigger federal outlays in the event of future terrorist attacks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Kirk, Representative Dean Heller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Senator Mike Johanns

Go Local

Brown Poll: Pot Gaining Support

A new Brown University public opinion survey shows that State Treasurer Gina Raimondo and Providence Mayor Angel Taveras are in a statistical dead heat in the Governor's race.

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Related Topix: Brown University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Cicilline, Lincoln Chafee

Horizon

Congressional Remembrance Features Powerful Call for Recognition by Noted Turkish Dissident Ragip Zarakolu

WASHINGTON, DC The leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the House Foreign Affairs Committee the two Congressional panels that conduct oversight of U.S. foreign policy joined with more than two dozen of their legislative colleagues today at a Capitol Hill remembrance of the Armenian Genocide, reported the Armenian National Committee ... (more)

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Armenia, Asia, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US News, US House of Representatives, Representative David Cicilline, Democrat, US Politics, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse

Wed Apr 09, 2014

National Journal

Unemployment-Insurance Extension's Problems Go Past House Republicans

Matthew Giarmo of Alexandria, Va., who lost his contract job with Health and Human Services in 2012, on a Washington street corner last year.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, US Senate, Democrat, Steny Hoyer

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Senate OKs jobless bill; House prospects slimmer

The Senate voted 59-38 Monday to resurrect federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed, and a small band of Republican supporters swiftly appealed to a reluctant Speaker John Boehner to permit election-year action in the House as well.

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

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Papillion Times

Unemployment benefits bill headed to House

Tempers rose, the minutes ticked away and a package of four bills appeared to die at the stroke of midnight in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Related Topix: Blog News, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, US Senate, Democrat

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