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38 min ago | Detroit Free Press

Caption This winners: Psssst, it's Caption This time

Long John Silver's was interested in featuring a fish fry at a local bar in a new 30-second TV... This photo of a staffer whispering something to U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Capitol Hill drew 122 caption ideas.

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

4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

GOP senators hoping to let people opt out of Obamacare

Sens. John McCain and John Barrasso have proposed legislation that would let people opt out of the Obamacare requirement to buy health insurance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Barrasso, John McCain, Health Insurance, Health

8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Obama adds fuel to CIA controversy by saying agency tortured terror suspects

With a political tsunami bearing down on both the spy agency and his chief spymaster, Obama rhetorically conceded that waterboarding and other brutal techniques amounted to torture, which is illegal.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Lindsey Graham

9 hrs ago | Roll Call

VA Health Care Deal Clears Senate, Heads to President's Desk

The Senate overwhelmingly passed the agreement to address the Veterans Affairs health care crisis just a few hours before the August recess.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US News, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Jeff Sessions, Bob Corker

14 hrs ago | RedState

Has John McCain Lost His Mind?

It seems that you can't go a day lately without Sen. John McCain appearing on television advocating the United States invade another country.

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

18 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee

migrant

For a handful of U.S. companies that have exclusive or longstanding contracts with federal agencies dealing with illegal immigrants, the recent wave of children crossing the southern border with Mexico is a business opportunity.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, us Travel, Travel, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

18 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Private companies to profit as US shelters immigrant children

For a handful of U.S. companies that have exclusive or longstanding contracts with federal agencies dealing with illegal immigrants, the recent wave of children crossing the southern border with Mexico is a business opportunity.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, us Travel, Travel, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

22 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

US partisan squabbling delays Iron Dome funding

In an ironic legislative twist, the broad-based bipartisan support in Congress for the Iron Dome project turned an urgent request for additional funds into a political hot potato, trapping efforts in Washington gridlock Thursday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, Eliot Engel, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John McCain

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Barrow Neurological Institute Puts Peter Steinmetz, AR-15-Toting Doctor, On Leave

Steinmetz made national headlines after he was arrested on Friday for mishandling a fully loaded AR-15 he'd brought with him to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Transporation Security Administration (TSA)

Roll Call

Dr. No Plans One-Man Blockade on Bills That Add to Deficit

Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla. - the fiscal hawk of the Senate who has earned the nickname Dr. No.

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Related Topix: Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Lindsey Graham, John McCain

News10.net

Witness against ex-Va. gov had limits: no Range Rover

The prosecution's star witness in the federal corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell continues his testimony Thursday.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Virginia, Richmond, VA, Wedding, Bergdorf Goodman, Retail, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Witness against ex-Va. gov had limits: no Range Rover

The prosecution's star witness in the federal corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell continues his testimony Thursday.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Virginia, Richmond, VA, Wedding, Bergdorf Goodman, Retail, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Merced Sun-Star

UN disabilities treaty deserves ratification

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities should not be controversial: It requires equal access for the disabled and bans discrimination against them in all countries that sign on.

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

Phoenix New Times

Senator John McCain Embraces Congressman Trent Franks' Anti-West Valley Casino Bill

Arizona's political heavyweights have spent years in federal court challenging the legality of Tohono O'odham Nation's proposed West Valley Resort, a casino near 91st and Northern avenues.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Trent Franks, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Arizona, Gila Bend, AZ, Congress, AZ

Washington Post

In the Loop: Senate moving fast on an ambassador to Russia

John Tefft faces the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for a hearing on his nomination as U.S. ambassador to Russia.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Israel, World News, Middle East

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Free Republic

Source: Cornyn and McCain Are Working on a Version of the House Border Bill

NRO is hearing from a GOP aide that Senators John McCain and John Cornyn, of Arizona and Texas, respectively, are working on a Senate version of the House supplemental-funding bill aimed at addressing the border crisis that is expected to move forward tomorrow.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Senator Ted Cruz, John McCain

IPS

Is Obama Really Adrift in the World?

He is the "cool" president who doesn't lose his temper even when he should. He is the former constitutional law professor who is too "academic" for the Oval Office.

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Related Topix: Texas, Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Liberal Political News

Times Herald

General to question Bergdahl about his disappearance

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released in a prisoner swap with the Taliban two months ago, will finally meet next week with the senior Army officer investigating the circumstances of his capture in Afghanistan, his lawyer said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, Guantanamo Bay, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, San Antonio, TX, Fort Sam Houston (San Antonio, TX), US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

Media Matters for America

Chris Cillizza's Fixation On Hillary Clinton's Wealth

In the past two months, Washington Post political reporter Chris Cillizza has used his platform at The Fix to obsess over the question of whether Hillary Clinton has sufficiently explained her family's wealth, dismissing Clinton's comments on income inequality while offering conflicting advice on how she should answer the question in a way that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, The Washington Post Company, US Senate, Republican, John McCain

ABC News

McCain: US, FIFA Should 'Reconsider' Holding Next World Cup in Russia

Sen. John McCain and a leading Democratic senator are calling on American and international soccer officials to reconsider the decision to hold the 2018 World Cup in Russia , casting it as a way to leverage power against Vladimir Putin in a way he's sure to understand.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Vladimir Putin, Senator Chris Murphy, World News, Russia

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