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18 min ago | Daily Kos

Is another Republican-led government shutdown looming?

It's been nearly a year since Republicans in Congress shut down the federal government, impacting millions of Americans across the country, causing nearly 800,000 federal employees to be furloughed, and costing taxpayers tens of billions of dollars.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, US Senate, Paul Ryan

1 hr ago | MarketWatch

Clash over immigration could lead to new government shutdown

Shutdown redux: With President Barack Obama nearing a decision to take broad executive action on the U.S. immigration system, Republicans are threatening to force a confrontation over what they call a power grab by refusing to finance some or all of what the president proposes.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Mitt Romney, Cory Booker

4 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

Mitt's 2016 Plan: Woo Hispanic Voters With GOP's Stellar Message

We all know Mitt Romney is running for the 2016 nomination. The only one who doesn't is Mitt, I suppose.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Immigration Reform, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Hillary Clinton

Wed Aug 27, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesHOW do You 'Run' Against a 3-Time Super Bowl Lineman?

When the invasion of the strategic Ukrainian region of Crimea was still imminent, I wrote that the first thing the Obama Administration should do in response is to reinstate the proposed defensive missile shield in Poland proposed by the Bush Administration but dropped by the Obama White House in 2009.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, North Korea, World News, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Breitbart.com

Politically Drowning on Immigration, Democrats Seek 'Government Shutdown' Lifesaver

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz seized on remarks by Sen. Marco Rubio in an interview with Breitbart News , citing his desire to address immigration in a government spending bill to argue he's thirsting for a government shutdown.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, Barack Obama

ABC News

New Fla. Rep, 23, Goes From Parents' House to State House

Jennifer Sullivan, 23, still lives at home with her parents and is just about halfway through college.

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

The Daily Caller

The Universe vs. Marco Rubio

One can feasibly support a DREAM Act and a pathway to citizenship, while also opposing President Obama's unilateral orders bypassing the legislative process.

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

ThinkProgress

Republicans Threaten To Shut Down The Government If Obama Extends Relief To Immigrants

Rep. Steve King floated the possibility of shutting down the government on Wednesday if President Obama issues an executive action granting deportation relief to more undocumented immigrants.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, Liberal Political News

The Wall Street Journal

Rubio's Letter on Immigration Shouldn't Stop Obama

As President Barack Obama moves closer to deciding the breadth and scope of any executive action he intends to take on immigration, Sen. Marco Rubio continued running away from his previous support of immigration reform as fast as he can.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Representative Michele Bachmann, US House of Representatives, Steve King

Silicon Alley Insider

'Circumstances Can Change': Mitt Romney On Whether He'll Run In 2016

Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, said Tuesday that he'd be interested in making a third White House bid - but only in the "one of a million" situation where every other 2016 candidate coalesced around him.

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

St. Petersburg Times

Column: America, the can't-do nation

Omayra Hernadez protests outside the South Florida offices of Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., and Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

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Related Topix: Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Opinion

NewsBusters.org

Howler of the Night From Politico: Charlie Crist As a Former 'Rock-Ribbed Conservative'

In his writeup on Crist's defeat of an overmatched challenger, the Politico's James Hohmann wrote that "Only four years ago Crist was a governor who had run for office as a rock-ribbed conservative."

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kendrick Meek, Democrat, Florida, OH, Rick Scott

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Washington Post

In the Loop: A rich list

Earlier this month, we published a breakdown of which political party the richest person in each state supports, discovering that a majority are Republicans.

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Related Topix: US News, New York, Susan Collins, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Publishing, Media, Forbes, Representative Benjamin Quayle, US House of Representatives

Switched

Marco Rubio Hints At A Government Shutdown Fight Over Immigration

Sen. Marco Rubio contends that unilateral action by President Barack Obama on immigration, which is expected this fall , will doom future chances for reform by poisoning the well in Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Mel Martinez, Barack Obama, Senator Rand Paul

KOLD-TV Tucson

Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday faced the most pointed questions yet about his dealings with a businessman whose gifts are at the heart of the ex-governor's corruption trial.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Paul LePage, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama

KAUZ

Florida, Arizona pick nominees for governor

A new international draft report says global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Florida, Florida Government, Wedding, Bob McDonnell, US Governors

News9 Oklahoma City

Florida, Arizona pick nominees for governor

Egypt and the United Arab Emirates secretly carried out airstrikes against Islamist militias inside Libya, a State Department spokeswoman said Tuesday, decrying the intervention as an escalation of the North African... Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist is looking to get his old job back.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Peter Welch, Democrat, Barney Frank, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott

The Wall Street Journal

Races to Watch Tuesday in Arizona, Florida, More

Four states will hold primary elections or runoffs Tuesday: Arizona, Florida, Oklahoma and Vermont.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick, US Senate, Republican, Arizona, Arizona Government, Mesa, AZ

Breitbart.com

Rubio To Obama: I'm - Increasingly Alarmed' At Your Planned Executive Amnesty

Sen. Marco Rubio wrote in a letter to President Barack Obama on Tuesday that he is "increasingly alarmed" at the president's plans for an executive action that would grant amnesty to upwards of 5 to 6 million illegal aliens.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform

CBS News

Rubio interrupted by hecklers in South Carolina

Confronted several times by hecklers demanding immigration reform, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, told attendees at a Republican fundraising barbecue that no country has been more generous to people from elsewhere than the United States.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Jim DeMint

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