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The Miami Herald
Democrat Tom Udall raises $1M for Senate race
Democratic incumbent Tom Udall holds a large fundraising advantage over two Republican challengers in the race for New Mexico's U.S. Senate seat.
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15 hrs ago
POW-MIA crusader, Phyllis Galanti, passes away
A woman known to almost every military veteran in Central Virginia has died. Phyllis Galanti said she was just an average housewife when she was thrust into the issue of prisoners of war during the Vietnam War after her own husband, Paul, was captured and held for nearly seven years.
Aereo Takes Its Case To Washington
The online streaming video provider Aereo is trying to shake up the television world, but its cause could get dealt a big blow if the Supreme Court rules that its practices violate copyright law.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Dave Solomon's Granite Status: Charter school advocates are just not feeling the love
Republican State Rep. Ken Weyler isn't giving up on his efforts to increase state funding for charter schools by about $800 per pupil.
The Heartland Institute
Obama Rebuffs Democratic Senators, Stalls Keystone Pipeline Decision
President Barack Obama announced he is indefinitely punting a decision on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, rebuffing 11 Democratic Senators who sent him a letter urging him to finally make a decision.
National Mortgage News
Conservative Groups Reject Johnson-Crapo Bill Ahead of Key Markup
Learn about this year's finalists and see who won the 2013 MT Award. 2013 MT Awards: 10X Award The 10X Award honors a company, product or technology that's had an exponential impact on mortgage finance.
The Washington Post
Keystone Allies Revive Congressional Effort to Bypass Obama
The Obama administration's latest Keystone XL delay is having an unintended consequence: the revival of the effort in Congress to circumvent the White House by forcing approval of the project.
Time to act on housing finance reform
Sens. Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo , the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Banking Committee, must be doing something right.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Big Money and the Democrats
It is popular on the liberal left to cast political stones at the Republicans for being the party of Big Money intrests.
Maine 2nd District GOP Candidates Spar Over Support for Collins
In the past, Republican primary opponents for Maine's 2nd Congressional District haven't been shy about expressing their criticisms of each other or the political system.
Democrats, Republicans grapple over Keystone XL impact on Senate races
Democrats and Republicans are sparring over the impact that the Obama administration's latest delay on deciding whether to approve the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline will have on the 2014 elections .
White House delay of Keystone XL pipeline 'gutless', according to union leader
A final decision by the Obama administration on the proposed expansion of the Keystone XL pipeline has been delayed again.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Retirements Open Door for New Virginia Candidates
Virginia's proximity to Capitol Hill makes a seat in Congress a desirable landing spot for politicians in the Old Dominion State.
The Heritage Foundation
Fannie and Freddie 2.0The Senate Does Not Get the Government Out of the MarketRead More
In an effort to reform the nation's housing finance system, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson and ranking member Mike Crapo have announced that they will hold a markup for their bill on April 29, but many details still have to be ironed out.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
BOV member Goodwin appointed Gillespie campaign co-chair
"The finance committee members will help raise the money needed to get Ed Gillespie's message to Virginians," Logan said in an email.
Cold War Tit-for-Tat 2.0
Last week, Moscow canceled a scheduled U.S. surveillance flight over Russia, apparently to keep prying U.S. eyes from scouting out Moscow's forces huddling along its border with Ukraine.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Fighter pilot is taken down after speaking up about jet flaw
The Air Force has spent tens of millions of dollars over the past two years correcting problems with its premier jet fighter - issues that Capt.
The Times of India
US Democrats return Chatwal's illegal campaign funds
Several top Democratic leaders in the US are returning the funds collected by Indian-American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal in the wake of his guilty plea.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Ground broken at CCBC
Using gold-colored shovels to break ground at the Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre are Del.