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2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune
How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation. Herbert names former BYU athletic director as GOED head.
7 hrs ago | Vision Monday
The U.S. Senate's Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee is holding a hearing this afternoon here on pricing and competition in the contact lens industry.
11 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
The Paul Ryan poverty plan demeans the poor -- but hey, Ross Douthat says, the rest of us have to clear hurdles to get government aid, too! In a blog post yesterday, Ross Douthat lashed out at critics of the Paul Ryan poverty plan who've charged Ryan with paternalism for proposing that poor people work out and live up to a plan of action before ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Forbes.com
Paul Ryan's 73-page blueprint for expanding opportunity is chock full of ideas for higher education and job training reform.
13 hrs ago | The Hill
Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday he thinks there is a chance his plan with Sen. Cory Booker to reform the criminal justice system could pass the Senate this year.
17 hrs ago | ENR-Engineering News-Record
With an Aug. 1 deadline drawing near, the Senate has made a major change in the $10.8-billion House-passed rescue plan for the ailing Highway Trust Fund, trimming the revenue infusion for the fund to $8 billion.
The US Senate on Tuesday voted 79 to 18 to pass a modified version of the stop-gap measure providing funding for federal transportation projects that cleared the House earlier this month .
As the Senate prepared to vote on keeping the Highway Trust Fund solvent, Utah Republican Sen. Mike Lee proposed transferring a significant amount of discretion over transportation projects back to the states.
Funding for federal highway projects were at a crossroads on Tuesday after the Senate approved legislation that House Republican leaders say is a nonstarter in the lower chamber.
The Senate has passed a bill to rescue highway and transit funding that House Speaker John Boehner says he won't accept, keeping the specter of a "highway cliff" alive with just days before Congress is set to leave for its August recess.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, today released the following statement regarding the USA FREEDOM Act of 2014 filed today.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy today unveiled an update of his surveillance reform bill, the USA Freedom Act, after weeks of negotiations with the White House and civil liberties groups.
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Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair came to prominence in the 1990s as an expert in political renovation, transforming the Labour Party from a creaky, socialist relic to a modern, center-left governing institution.
Good catch by Dave Weigel from this weekend's "Romney defeats Obama!" CNN troll poll .
Former Indaia governor and now Purdue University president Mitch Daniels is providing a model for fighting college-tuition inflation and reforming the higher education landscape, as Douglas Belkin reports in the Wall Street Journal : A year and a half into his tenure, Mr. Daniels has frozen tuition , cut the cost of student food by 10% and ... (more)
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 08:43 pm
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