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1 hr ago | The Town Talk

Investor in Argentina flap emerges as super PAC donor

Paul Singer, the hedge fund billionaire whose demands helped d rive Argentina to its second debt default in 13 years , has emerged as one of the biggest players on this nation's political stage before November's elections, a USA TODAY analysis of campaign records shows.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

US Senate blocks Iron Dome funding to Israel

Republicans nix aid proposal out of fear that "it would increase the debt"; Majority Leader Harry Reid pleaded with, but ultimately failed to sway the party, saying "If this isn't an emergency I don't know anything that is."

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

The Buzz: Dianne Feinstein continues push against Internet poker

CalPERS board member Priya Mathur has lost a fight over whether her challenger, Leyne Milstein, made a misleading statement when he said "recent CalPERS board decisions" resulted in "what could easily be 55% increases or greater in pension costs for more than 400 participating local agencies over the next six years..." Mathur protested that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Games, Poker, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Republican

Politico

Senate blocks border bill

The Senate on Thursday blocked an emergency funding measure to respond to the border crisis, killing the chances of legislation reaching President Barack Obama's desk before the August recess.

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

Hot Air

CIA confesses: Yeah, we hacked the Senate's computers

In March, Sen. Dianne Feinstein revealed that CIA Director John Brennan told her that the intelligence agency he leads had improperly accessed Senate computers and secretly removed classified documents while the agency's War on Terror interrogation tactics were under investigation.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Jerusalem Post

Congresswoman calls on US to 'get in fight' against European anti-Semitism

Congressmen Grace Meng pressed American lawmakers to engage the int'l community and "fight for a Europe and world of lesser anti-Semitism."

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

OpEdNews

Gaza Solidarity Grows as Israel Continues Massacre

"We are a diverse group of people who have come together against the Israeli occupation and against the massacre.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Hamas (Palestine), Liberal Political News

Roll Call

Boeing 787 Announcement Comes as Ex-Im Bill Lobbying Intensifies

The announcement Wednesday by Boeing that North Charleston, S.C., will be the site for final assembly of the 787-10, the newest version of its 787 Dreamliner, coincided with a push by a coalition of business groups to urge House Republicans to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Jeff Duncan, Representative Mick Mulvaney, US Senate, James Clyburn, Democrat

US News & World Report

Chris Christie's First Trip to South Carolina in September

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has visited Iowa and New Hampshire, and will visit the third early presidential primary state of South Carolina next month.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chris Christie, US Governors, Nikki Haley, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Editorial: McRaven an exceptional choice for UT

Navy Adm. Bill McRaven, the University of Texas System's designate for its next chancellor, will bring leadership honed on a world stage and a hero's credentials to an elite institution that deserves no less.

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

SanLuisObispo.com

Feinstein pushes against internet gambling

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein continued her push against expanding gambling in California, writing a letter Wednesday urging Attorney General Eric Holder to support a bill to ban internet gambling.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Republican, Games, Poker

ABC News

More Senators Seek Military Aid to Ukraine

Democratic senators joined their Republican colleagues Wednesday in calling for some U.S. military aid to Ukraine after receiving a closed-door briefing from senior Obama administration officials.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Republican

Post and Courier

Boeing to build 787-10 in North Charleston

Total cargo volume: 6,187 feet Boeing Co. will build the 787-10 Dreamliner exclusively at its non-unionized plant in North Charleston, the Chicago-based aerospace giant announced Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Charleston, SC, North Charleston, SC, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, South Carolina

Post and Courier

Palmetto Sunrise: Migrant children and unanswered questions

When protests began across South Carolina in response to the thousands of migrants that have flooded the U.S.-Mexico border, state officials said there was nothing to worry about.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Joe Wilson, Representative Trey Gowdy, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, Representative Mick Mulvaney

The Washington Post

Speak up and spell it out on foreign policy

In defending the Obama administration's foreign policy record, the media and Democratic partisans often say to Republican critics, " Well, what would you do ?" Republicans shouldn't be defensive.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Iraq, World News, Terrorism

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Free Times

Appeals Court Ruling Could Bring Same-Sex Marriage to S.C.

The federal 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Gay/Lesbian, Richland County, SC

Politico

Dems warn GOP on border bill

If House Republicans pass a pared-down funding bill for the border crisis, Senate Democrats are warning they may try to attach the Gang of Eight's comprehensive immigration reform bill to the package.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Marco Rubio, Republican, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake

KHGI

Lawmakers struggle to seal $225M Iron Dome package

Democrats and Republicans in Congress vowed urgent support Tuesday for a $225 million missile defense package for Israel, boosting the likelihood that legislation will clear Congress before lawmakers begin a monthlong vacation at week's end.

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Related Topix: US News, Strategic Defense Initiative, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Harry Reid, Democrat

ABC News 4 Charleston

With Thomas Ravenel in the race, Graham's lead is not affected.

One of Thomas Ravenel's opponents in this year's Senate race has agreed to a series of debates ahead of November's election.

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

Lamar Daily News

The most powerful men in the world?

Search the phrase "the most powerful man in the world" and what comes up are photos of grotesquely over-developed weightlifters; also Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin.

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

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