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2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Fundraising in AG's race tempered post-Swallow

After years of scandal stemming from money and campaign contributions flowing to the attorney general's race, it appears both candidates have taken a more reserved approach, although big donations continue to flow to Republican incumbent Attorney General Sean Reyes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, American Fork, UT

6 hrs ago | AEI

Breaking up the college cartel: "Dangerous" or necessary?

A handful of leading Republican policymakers have put higher education accreditation - the peer-review approval process colleges must go through to receive financial aid - at the top of their education reform agenda.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican

10 hrs ago | FITSNews

Lindsey Graham Slammed On Obamacare Votes

If Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer, then the day after Labor Day is the unofficial beginning of South Carolina's political season.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Representative Tim Scott, US House of Representatives, Ravenel, SC, Senator Rand Paul

12 hrs ago | Politico

A tough test for the new GED - The Center for American Progress makes ...

A TOUGH TEST FOR NEW GED: High school dropouts seeking an equivalency degree have been struggling with the revised GED exam, launched Jan. 1 as a profit-making joint venture between publishing giant Pearson and nonprofit American Council on Education.

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Related Topix: Non-Profit, US Politics, Representative Thomas Massie, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate

Mon Sep 01, 2014

News Max

Sen. Mike Lee Makes Plea: Abolish Common Core

Utah Sen. Mike Lee called on Americans to join him in the effort to abolish the federal Common Core education standards in a fundraising email for conservative group FreedomWorks.

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

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Women's museum plan expensive, not inclusive

Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee and our 500,000 members around the country join Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, in his opposition to a bill that could put taxpayers on the hook for millions of dollars to build and maintain a new women's museum on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. There is no doubt that women have played an ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, National Mall, US National Parks, Opinion

Forbes.com

Breaking Up the College Cartel: 'Dangerous' or Necessary?

I am a resident scholar and founding director of the Center on Higher Education Reform at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: UC Berkeley, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, Berkeley, CA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: GOP unveils video game to take back the Senate

GOP unveils video game to take back the Senate. Idaho seizes nine boys from polygamous sect.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, The National, Entertainment, Television, Bobby Jindal, Barack Obama, Utah

American Thinker

Thought Experiment: Congressional Entropy

Congressional candidate Clay Aiken's eyes popped wide open in epiphany. You could almost see the light bulb over his head, as the American Idol runner-up caught a drift of the counterintuitive and fanciful deftness of the idea we were discussing.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Renee Ellmers, John Boehner, Ohio, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Big News Network.com

Immigration Could Set Stage for Big US Budget Showdown

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King

The Detroit News

Land proposes cutting 75 percent of federal gas tax

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land proposed Tuesday taking away control of 75 percent of the 18.4-cents-a-gallon federal gas tax from Uncle Sam and letting states like Michigan decide how to spend it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Justin Amash, US Senate, Representative Gary Peters, Democrat, Michigan

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Kos

What a Rand Paul Presidency would be like

Recently, Chris Matthews predicted that Rand Paul will be the Republican nominee in 2016.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Tea Party, Illinois, Hillary Clinton

Capital Soup

Huffington Post: 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, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama, Senator Rand Paul

The Washington Post

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist advance to general election showdown in Florida

Former Republican governor Charlie Crist , now running for the Democrats, addressing supporters during a rally in St. Petersburg, Fla., Nov. 4, 2013, and Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott speaking at a ceremony in Doral, Fla., on Aug. 28, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Joe Garcia, Democrat, Rick Scott, US Governors, Representative James Lankford, US Senate

SeacoastOnline

Don't let politics get in the way of Women's History Museum

Tuesday, Aug. 26, marks the 94th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote.

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

The Washington Post

Ita s Ted Cruz and Sarah Palin versus Jan Brewer in Arizona today

In this July 16, 2014, file photo, from left to right, Republican candidates for Arizona governor Scott Smith, Frank Riggs, Doug Ducey, and Christine Jones stand prior to being introduced at the 2014 Arizona West Valley Republican Gubernatorial Forum in Glendale, Ariz.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Jan Brewer, Glendale, AZ

The Washington Post

Conservatism rises, libertarianism declines

Along with several conservative commentators, we have suggested that the "libertarian moment" in the GOP is a canard.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Mike Pence, Associated Press

Breaking All The Rules

Read the entire "Corporatocracy" essay

Learning is a noble pursuit, but the ancient Greek text is one of the few places where the Socratic Method survives.

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

Mon Aug 25, 2014

AEI

Making Ryan's tax plan smarter

A few days ago, Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin waded into a debate among his fellow Republicans about how they should think about tax policy.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate, Tax, Devin Nunes, Opinion

Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: Congress can't handle more responsibility

Friday's Tribune displayed an article on Page 1 titled: "Lee: Congress needs a bigger role in federal rule-making."

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

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