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3 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

Advice To Democrats: Don't Say 'Recovery'

So say Democratic strategists in a blunt declaration that such talk skips over "how much trouble people are in, and doesn't convince them that policymakers really understand or are even focusing on the problems they continue to face."


Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Harry Reid, Republican

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Caller

Obama's budget spikes annual debt payments near $1 trillion

The president's 10-year budget plan would pump the federal government's annual credit-card charges up to $838 billion in 2024, almost four times the 2014 cost of $227 billion, according to the Congressional Budget Office.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Conservative Political News

The Huffington Post

GOP Senate Candidate Thom Tillis Says He Fired Staffers Who Resigned

Senate candidate and North Carolina state House Speaker Thom Tillis responded Thursday to Democratic attacks, saying he had fired staffers who had affairs with lobbyists.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Republican, Washington, DC


William Bryk, Brooklyn Attorney, Running For Senate In Alaska, Idaho, Oregon

William Bryk lives in Brooklyn and has never been much farther west than Buffalo .


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jim Risch, Senator Jeff Merkley, 2012 Presidential Election, Republican

New Times SLO


I don't like to talk about national politics - not because I'm writing for a local newspaper, not because I feel it's above my pay grade or interest level, but because it's beneath me.


Related Topix: Sex Scandal, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, Lisa Murkowski

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

GOP Rhetoric on Immigration in 2016 Will Be Different (and Better) Than it Was in 2012

While many Republicans may disagree with Bush's assessment, Fox's reporting highlights the reasons why Republican presidential contenders in 2016 may end up adopting less hard-line rhetoric when it comes to immigration than the rhetoric displayed in 2012 and 2011.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Free Republic

Trey Gowdy Believes Barack Obama Is Systematically Dismantling Our Nation’s Laws

Earlier this week, Sen. Jeff Sessions said that the president was deliberately dismantling our law enforcement system.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Trey Gowdy, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Prison


Senators, Governors, Mayors and Families Raise Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness

It's been a whirlwind few years for grassroots charity, CHERUBS, in their quest to raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.


Related Topix: Raleigh, NC, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Ben Cardin

...Sessions Takes on Secret Amnesty Push

Sen. Jeff Sessions , the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee and arguably the leading intellectual force against amnesty in Congress, is coming out hard against a proposal backed by Majority Leader Eric Cantor to grant amnesty to illegal alien DREAMers who enlist in the military.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Illegal Immigration, Joe Wilson, US House of Representatives, Howard McKeon, Representative Jeff Denham


A Senator Sees 'Moral Hazard' in SBA Loan Program

A Republican Senator is questioning whether the Small Business Administration's flagship loan program puts taxpayer money at risk without enough oversight.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Burr

Alabama Live

Is politics in Alabama cursed?

About the writer John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group. His work appears in the newspaper on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and online at all the time.


Related Topix: Representative Terri Sewell, US Politics, Representative Parker Griffith, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Spencer Bachus, US Senate, Alabama, Mobile County, AL, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Albany Times Union

Editorial: Put the heat on

Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., departs the chamber during the vote on restoring jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed, legislation that expired late last year, at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, April 7. Here's a spring break activity for a Congress that can't bring itself to help the estimated 4.3 million long-term unemployed Americans: Go ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, John Boehner, Opinion

The Huffington Post

Mitch McConnell Has Best Fundraising Quarter So Far This Cycle, Takes In $2.4 Million

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell reported his best reelection fundraising period so far this cycle, announcing Monday that his campaign has raised $2.4 million since January, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, 2012 Presidential Election, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO)


Green Groups Join Forces To Direct Donor Dollars To Pro-Environment Candidates

The League of Conservation Voters and the Natural Resources Defense Council Action Fund announced Monday that they are joining forces on a multimillion-dollar electoral effort.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO), Senator Mark Begich, Democrat

NH Insider

CEI Today: Cherry blossoms + global warming, lawmakers v. EPA, and...

DC's cherry trees hit their official peak blossom date last Thursday, April 10th.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Weather, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Right Wing News

Sen. Sessions: 'Deliberate Plan by President' to Collapse U.S. Law Enforcement System

Senator Jeff Sessions has been a major thorn in the side of the Obama administration and other amnesty supporters.


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

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Trussville Tribune

Governor to attend Northern Beltline groundbreaking in Pinson

The groundbreaking for the Northern Beltline is scheduled for Monday, April 21 in the Pinson-Palmerdale area, the Coalition for Regional Transportation announced.


Related Topix: Pinson, AL, Palmerdale, AL, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, Robert Bentley, US Governors, Jefferson County, AL

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Louisiana Gov. Jindal picks new press secretary with presidential-campaign credentials

Is it that the out-of-state candidates for the Press Secretary of Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal so much smarter or more knowledgeable about Louisiana and Louisiana-centric issues than those individuals who were born and bred in the state? Or, by chance, could it be an eye on the national campaign as in Presidential or national TV air-time for the ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Louisiana, Mitt Romney, US Senate

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Jindal hires new press secretary

Haley most recently worked as a special projects producer for ABC World News with Diane Sawyer.


Related Topix: Mitt Romney, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Sebelius Replacement's History of Stonewalling Congress

President Obama's pick to replace Kathleen Sebelius atop the Department of Health and Human Services has developed a knack for dodging questions about government activities.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Patty Murray, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan