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4 hrs ago | Washington Times

Putin a 'megalomaniac' who must be challenged with force: Sen. Johnson

Russian President Vladimir Putin is a "megalomaniac" who will forge ahead in eastern Ukraine unless the U.S. and others stand up to him with actual force, because economic sanctions are simply not enough, Sen. Ron Johnson said Tuesday.

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

10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

"Sue Him! Impeach Him!"

The reason: The tyrannical president has delayed parts of the Affordable Care Act, a law Republicans have tried to repeal more than 50 times.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

RedState

Federal Highway Trust Fund Pays for Bike Paths in Wis.

A looming shortfall in the federal highway trust fund threatens to dramatically cut the amount of money states get from the federal government for road and highway maintenance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Reid Ribble, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin

The Washington Post

Small business weekly: Obamacare, O1A and online taxes

Congress is grappling with a number of bills that would have an impact for small businesses, including online sales tax, transportation funding and immigration reform measures.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Immigration Reform, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Business News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hot Air

What you need to know about the new White House Budget Director

Recently confirmed by the Senate to head the White House's budget office, Donovan at first appears to be a typical bureaucrat.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Social Security, Personal Finance

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Roll Call

Bipartisan Health Bills: Medical Leave, Congressional Plans and Chronic Care Coverage

Despite bitter congressional wrangling over the health care overhaul law and health spending priorities, several bills introduced this week suggest there is some bipartisan consensus on health care issues.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Representative Diane Black, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Senator Angus King

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NOLA.com

Federal officials cap fines for not buying health insurance

In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., joined by attorneys Paul D. Clement, far left, and Rick Esenberg, second from left, announces that he has filed a lawsuit to block the federal government from helping to pay for health care coverage for members of Congress and their staffs during a news conference on Capitol Hill in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Healthcare Law, Small Business, Personal Finance, Tax

KFBB

House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit

Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law as it was written.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Pete Sessions, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, US Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

Meet Michael Murphy. Again.

Let's start by stipulating that candidates can't always control either who supports them or how wacky their supporters might be.

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Related Topix: US News, Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate

News Max

Sen. Ron Johnson: Obamacare Law 'So Sloppily Written'

The two conflicting rulings issued this week by separate courts about Obamacare subsidies "strike to the heart of the problem of Obamacare," Sen. Ron Johnson tells Newsmax TV , saying President Barack Obama's signature piece of legislation is "so sloppily written."

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

San Diego Reader

Cashing in the chips

It was back to the heartland for La Jolla-based Qualcomm last month - back, at least, to the Heartland Values political action committee "created to help ensure that the common sense, conservative values that served as the foundation of John Thune's election to the U.S. Senate are protected and amplified by public servants around the country."

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Related Topix: Qualcomm, US Politics, US News, John Thune, US Senate, Republican, Representative Scott Peters, Democrat

CNN

Kernels - Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Welcome to the latest edition of Kernels From the Cornfield - No Husks, No Hulls, No Shucks! News with a dash of commentary to spice up your fare for Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Hill

Overnight Healthcare: Courts split on O-Care subsidies

ObamaCare's premium subsidies were put at risk Tuesday as two appeals courts delivered conflicting rulings about whether they are legal in 36 states.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Johnny Isakson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson

Politico

Judge tosses out Sen. Johnson's ACA suit - Businesses support...

JUDGE TOSSES OUT SEN. JOHNSON'S ACA SUIT - Judge William C. Griesbach said Monday that Sen. Ron Johnson can't challenge the Obamacare policy that lawmakers and their staff obtain health insurance through the exchanges.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Health Insurance, Health, George Bush, Johnny Isakson, Bridgeport, CA

The Washington Post

U.S. judge throws out senatora s Obamacare lawsuit

A federal judge has thrown out a challenge to rules changing the way lawmakers and their staffers purchase health insurance.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Washington DC

Daily Kos

Jon Stewart exposes GOP lies about Reagan's response to downed airliner

Last night, Jon Stewart ripped into how the GOP is attacking Obama for his response to Russia over the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 by invoking a mythical version of Ronald Reagan .

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

The Washington Post

reid_wilson

Pro-Russian rebels turned over black box recorders from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and released a train filled with hundreds of bodies collected from the crash site near Donetsk.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Publishing, Media, New Times, Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Science / Technology

WBAY-TV Green Bay

Thieves Rob 40 Vehicles in Green Bay Neighborhood

Monday three men were charged with multiple counts of theft for stealing from more than forty vehicles between Saturday night and Sunday morning.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

News9 Oklahoma City

Judge tosses Wisconsin senator's health care suit

The medical examiner's office says it's still trying to determine what caused the death of a New York City man who appeared to be held in a chokehold as police attempted to arrest him.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Prison, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

ABC News

Judge Tosses Wisconsin Senator's Health Care Suit

A federal judge on Monday dismissed a U.S. senator's lawsuit challenging a requirement that congressional members and their staffs to obtain government-subsidized health insurance through small business exchanges, saying the senator had no grounds to sue.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Small Business, Health Insurance, Personal Finance, Health

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