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30 min ago | Commentary Magazine

Congressional Residency Scandals Are Bunk

It's hard to muster much sympathy for U.S. Senators. But let's pause for a moment and commiserate with Mary Landrieu and Pat Roberts, two senators who apparently don't own homes in the states they represent.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

News Max

Democrats Keep Obama at Distance Ahead of Mid-Term Elections

Barack Obama's Democrats are walking a tightrope 10 weeks before US congressional elections: do they solicit the unpopular president's support or shun him as they try to maintain their Senate majority? The president's party is in a pickle with an anti-Obama wave cresting in competitive states where Democrats must win if they are to keep control of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat

Yahoo!

Sen. Landrieu seeks re-election, faces flak over Louisiana address

U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, a Louisiana Democrat in the midst of a close re-election campaign, is under fire from her Republican challengers for listing her parents' house in New Orleans as her home address in election filings.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, New Orleans, LA

Pam's House Blend

Senator Mary Landrieu Under Scrutiny For Residency Claims

Louisiana Senator Mary Landrieu has generally been considered the more well behaved senator from the state given her counterpart is David Vitter .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, Financial Services, Federal Election Commission, Pat Roberts

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Mary Landrieu and opponents tangle over whether the senator lives in Louisiana

"I left Prieur Street this morning at 6:30 after dropping my daughter off to school, and I'll be headed back tonight," Landrieu said.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bill Cassidy, New Orleans, LA

CNN

Helping Landrieu, DSCC goes after Cassidy on Medicare

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is stepping up their attack on Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy by airing an ad that hits the Senate hopeful for his position on Medicare.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat

ABC News

No Place Like Home: Senate Foes Raise Questions

Two candidates officially live with their parents. One rents a room from a contributor.

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Related Topix: US News, New Orleans, LA, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat

MarketWatch

In key race, Landrieu faces questions about her Louisiana residency August 29, 2014, 8:35 Am Et

The Pelican brief: Sen. Mary Landrieu claims her parents' bungalow in Louisiana as her own, bringing questions of the Democrat's residency to her tough re-election bid, the Washington Post writes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Senator Rob Portman, Republican, Scott Brown

The Washington Post

jennifer_rubin

Well, he might actually have something to say. "Rep. Paul Ryan finished ahead of Hillary Clinton - at least on the newest New York Times Bestseller list.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Richard Lugar

Daily Kos

Elections ad roundup: Republicans make an unexpected investment in dark-red Nebraska

There has been very little polling here and while a June PPP poll for Hassebrook showed him only down four, national groups have largely ignored the race.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Ben Nelson, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Rodney Davis, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Senator Kay Hagan

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Questions arise over Landrieu's residency

UP, HER OPPONENTS ARE RAISING QUESTIONS ABOUT HER RESIDENCY. AND THOSE CONCERNS MADE HEADLINES IN THE WASHINGTON POST TODAY.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

News Max

Campaign Ads in Midterms Spotlight VA Scandal

With the midterm election season about to unofficially kick off Labor Day weekend, the VA delayed care scandal is swamping all other issues on campaign advertising for dozens of House and Senate races this fall, ABC News reported Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich

BayouBuzz.com

Jindal's Edmonson amendment saga gets a voice, or two

Things appear to be heating up on the issue of the behavior of the upper tier of the Louisiana State Police, though the rank and file appears for the most part to support our efforts to peel back the veneer to expose widespread abuse by those in charge.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Florida, Florida Government

The Hill

Landrieu facing residency questions

Sen. Mary Landrieu is facing questions over whether she really lives in her home state since she doesn't own a home there.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing, New Orleans, LA, Federal Election Commission, Financial Services

The Washington Post

Questions of a candidatea s residency might not matter

Republicans are considering taking legal action against Sen. Mary Landrieu to question whether she is a resident of Louisiana, arguing that her $2.5 million home just four blocks from the U.S. Capitol is her primary residence.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, us Travel, Travel, The Washington Post Company, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton

BayouBuzz.com

Louisiana US Senate race: An online debate for the future

Should all candidates who have qualified for elective office, even those having virtually no chance of winning, still be allowed to participate in all televised debate? What if a candidate is running as a quasi or real stalking horse-primarily or solely, to increase the chance that another candidate is defeated? These are some of the issues that ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Louisiana, African-American

Washington Examiner

Dems' last ditch hope: Force a shutdown to save the Senate

Buzz Cut: a Dems' last ditch hope: Force a shutdown to save the Senate a Demands grow for Syria authorization a Power Play: Drowning or waving? a Romney rocks in Iowa poll a Better to have scorched earth than scorched bacon DEMS' LAST DITCH HOPE: FORCE A SHUTDOWN TO SAVE THE SENATE Can Democrats troll their way to survival in the coming midterm ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Luis Gutierrez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate

The Advocate

James Gill: A frequent flier hits some turbulence

As staffers review her travel records, Mary Landrieu might hope they will discover that her campaign paid for a trip she took on U.S. Senate business.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New Orleans, LA, Opelousas, LA, 2012 Presidential Election

Fgazette.com

Qualifying closes with no real surprises

There were no surprises as qualifying closed last Friday for the Nov. 4 open primary elections.

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

Wed Aug 27, 2014

American Reporter

Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen Cain

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, George Allen, Republican

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