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21 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Paul Ryan And The Emerging Conservative Reform Agenda In Higher Education

Paul Ryan's 73-page blueprint for expanding opportunity is chock full of ideas for higher education and job training reform.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Representative Ron DeSantis, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, Democrat, Business News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Deseret News

Colorado, Washington senators seek uniform US guidelines on recreational pot

Spurred by the recent Interior Department decision to block the use of federal irrigation water to cultivate marijuana, the four U.S. senators from Washington and Colorado want the White House to direct federal agencies to adopt uniform guidelines impacting recreational pot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Maria Cantwell, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Prison

Vail Daily News

Summit County workforce housing bill signed by President Obama

Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs, foreground, and U.S. Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., visited earlier this year the Lake Hill property the county would like to acquire from the U.S. Forest Service for a workforce housing development.

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Related Topix: Summit County, CO, US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Barack Obama

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

New York Times Highlights the Perils of Too Much Political Speech

New York Times provides yet another illustration of how the paper's support for restrictions on political speech distorts its reporting on the issue.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Mark Udall

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Denver Post

Millenials leery of mortgages - even those who shouldn't be

David Stevens, chief executive officer of the Mortgage Bankers Association, has spent his career lauding the merits of homeownership.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO)

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Free Republic

Summit County workforce housing bill signed by President Obama

A bill to pave the way for a workforce housing project in Summit County ended its yearlong congressional journey shortly after 1 p.m. Friday, July 25, when President Barack Obama signed into law the Lake Hill Administrative Site Affordable Housing Act.

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Related Topix: Summit County, CO, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, Mark Udall, US Senate, Senator Mark Udall

WaterWorld

The Texas Water Development Board Today Approved Financial Assistance ...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $423,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Alice to Address aging Infrastructure The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board today approved by resolution a loan in the amount of $423,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the City of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Texas, Jim Wells County, TX, Lake Kiowa, TX, Cooke County, TX, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Thu Jul 24, 2014

USA Today

Army War College to review Mont. Sen. Walsh's paperArmy War College...

The U.S. Army War College said Thursday it will convene an academic review board to conduct a formal analysis of Sen. John Walsh's disputed paper, which could result in his master's degree being revoked.

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Related Topix: Jon Tester, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, United States Army War College, Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines

Los Angeles Times

Democrats stand by senator accused of plagiarism in academic paper

Sen. John Walsh and his son Michael leave the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, after a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony.

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Related Topix: Jon Tester, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Max Baucus, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines, US National Guard, US Military, United States Army War College

Bloomberg

Some Senate Democrats Wary as Obama Fights Tax Inversions

At least four Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee say they're not ready to back the push by President Barack Obama and party leaders for retroactive tax legislation to prevent companies from moving their legal addresses out of the U.S. In interviews and statements this week, Senators Tom Carper of Delaware, Michael Bennet of Colorado, Mark ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Tom Carper, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Senator Bob Casey

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Washington Times

Conservative groups decry Democratsa a war on womena tactic

Take Laura Carno, who became so fed up with the nonstop "war on women" political advertising campaign in Colorado that she put together a radio ad of her own.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Todd Akin

BrothersJudd Blog

60 IN '14:

The Odds of a GOP Wave Are Increasing : This year's political environment is shaping up to be nearly as bleak as 2010, and that's ominous news for Senate Democrats.

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Related Topix: US News, Emory University, US Politics, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Colorado Races May Hinge on National Issues

Turn on a television in Colorado and you might assume there are no issues more important to state voters than abortion rights, access to contraception, and the definition of personhood.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, 2012 Presidential Election

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Denver Post

New jobs law to include "pay for success" model advocated by Bennet

As early as Monday, President Barack Obama is expected to sign into law a wide-ranging jobs bill that includes a provision inserted by U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet that has the potential to transform how workers train for new careers.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Nation

Fact Sheet: Senator Elizabeth Warren's Bank On Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act

Earlier this summer, the Senate voted on Senator Elizabeth Warren's Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Politico, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Don't Mess With Taxes

Banks get OK from U.S. House to work with marijuana sellers

It's tough being a smallbusiness owner. It's especially tough when no financial institution will handle your accounts or provide you with loans.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Ed Perlmutter, Washington, Washington Government, Colorado, Colorado Government

Denver Post

Colorado's U.S. Senate race tied between Sen. Udall and Rep. Gardner

A new poll showing Democratic Sen. Mark Udall locked in a statistical tie with Republican Congressman Cory Gardner has once again cemented Colorado's status as a swing state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Colorado

Wed Jul 16, 2014

UnionLeader.com

20140716-Day after IRS began targeting conservatives at urging of...

IRS union-member employees financed anti-Tea Party candidates, while they, in their official positions blocked, audited, or intimidated Tea Party and conservative groups and were urged to do so in letters from Senate Demats Chuck Schumer , Tom Udall , Al Franken , Max Baucus , Michael Bennet , Sheldon Whitehouse , Jeff Merkley , Jeanne Shaheen , ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Al Franken, Max Baucus

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Education bill receiving bi-partisan support

U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., is co-sponsoring legislation that would allow students in institutions of higher education to learn at their own pace and progress once they have mastered academic subjects, rather than simply advancing students based on the amount of time they spend in a class.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Richard Burr, Republican, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Orrin Hatch, Johnny Isakson

Instapundit

Keystone, Personhood, Immigration Surface as Key Issues in Colorado Senate Race

Now Republicans across the nation view Colorado as one of perhaps six locations that could tip the balance of power in the U.S. Senate, and Democrats in this purple state are becoming increasingly uncomfortable.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Colorado, Colorado Government

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