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5 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

State Gets Over $294k To Digitize Historic Newspapers

South Dakota has been granted more than $294,000 in federal funds to digitize 100,000 pages of historic state newspapers published between 1836 and 1922.

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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Salon

Debunking the right's enduring myth: The truth about Richard...

Last week, for one brief moment, Ann Coulter made a lick of sense, which is surely one of the signs of the apocalypse.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Thune, Democrat

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boston.com

Mudslinging Carries Political Risk in South Carolina

There is a game politicians like to play with voters in this sparsely populated state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, South Dakota, US News, US Senate, Democrat, John Thune, Republican, South Dakota Government, Mike Rounds, US Governors

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Gordon Howie, South Dakota candidate for U.S. Senate calls on preachers to break

On July 17, 2014 the Sioux Falls Argus Leader published a short article about Gordon Howie, running for Senator Tim Johnson's U.S. Senate seat against Mike Rounds , Rick Weiland and Larry Pressler .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, South Dakota, South Dakota Government, Mike Rounds, US Governors

National Mortgage News

Senate Passes TRIA Extension, as House Stands Divided

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Randy Neugebauer

National Mortgage News

Senate Passes TRIA Extension, as House Stands Divided

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Randy Neugebauer

KTIV-TV Sioux City

NEA grant to help Freeman, SD design arts-ag center

Sen. Tim Johnson says the National Endowment for the Arts is giving up to $150,000 to the city of Freeman to help the town design an arts and agricultural center.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Agriculture, Science, Mercy Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Sioux City, IA, Akron, IA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

NEA grant to help Freeman design arts-ag center

Sen. Tim Johnson says the National Endowment for the Arts is giving up to $150,000 to the city of Freeman to help the town design an arts and agricultural center.

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

Rehab Management

Study Suggests Different Outcomes for Patients in Inpatient Rehab Hospitals Than in Skilled Nursing

Patients treated in inpatient rehabilitation hospitals facilities exhibited better long-term clinical outcomes than those treated in skilled nursing facilities following the implementation of the revised 60% Rule, according to a recent study released at a July 10th Congressional briefing hosted by Senators Tim Johnson , and Mark Kirk .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Kirk, Republican, Medicare, Health

Tue Jul 15, 2014

NAFCU

Yellen: Community banker on Fed Board OK, but shouldn't be mandated

July 16, 2014 - Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen told lawmakers Tuesday that she would welcome a community banker to the Fed Board but said governors to the board should be selected based on current needs at the time of their appointment, not under mandate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mike Crapo, David Vitter

Sat Jul 12, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Howie says secure border before immigration talk

Independent candidate for U.S. Senate Gordon Howie says the nation should not be talking about immigration reform until it secures its border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Mike Rounds, US Governors, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Thu Jul 10, 2014

National Mortgage News

House Democrats Unveil Alternative GSE Bill

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: US News, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Representative John Carney, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Michael Crapo

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Siouxland lawmakers respond to immigration crisis

While all of Siouxland's senators and representatives agree that something needs to be done, not all agree on how it should be handled.

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

Wed Jul 09, 2014

KSFY

Congressional delegation split on President Obama's immigration plan

President Obama says Congress must act immediately to stop the flow of children coming into the U-S illegally from Mexico.

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Related Topix: US News, Representative Kristi Noem, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, John Thune, Spring, TX

The Daily Caller

Tea Party: Learn From Al Gore

Chris McDaniel, candidate for the U.S. Senate from Mississippi, lost the Republican runoff to incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran last month, and now he is being led down a primrose path to political oblivion.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Al Gore, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Republican, John Thune, Democrat, Conservative Political News

VDARE

McDaniel Wrong To Challenge Mississippi Outcome-As Al Gore Could Tell You

Chris McDaniel, candidate for the U.S. Senate from Mississippi, lost the Republican runoff to incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran last month, and now he is being led down a primrose path to political oblivion.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Al Gore, John Thune, Democrat, Shannon County, SD

Housing Wire

Senate confirms Julian Castro as HUD Secretary

The Senate voted Wednesday and confirmed the nomination of San Antonio Mayor Julin Castro to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development .

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mike Crapo

Bloomberg

SEC's High-Speed Trader Plan Embraced by Exchange Leaders

A sweeping blueprint designed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to reduce conflicts of interest in the stock market won support from leaders of exchanges and large money managers.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, Amvescap, Investment Services, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Senator Elizabeth Warren

Tue Jul 08, 2014

KSFY

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Independent U.S. Senate candidate Larry Pressler is inviting President Barack Obama to South Dakota for a conference on the president's signature health care law.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law, Mike Rounds, US Governors

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Insurance Journal West

South Dakota Lawmakers Seek Federal Help for Flooding and Tornado

South Dakota's three members of Congress have asked President Barack Obama to declare a major disaster for three counties hit last month by a tornado and flooding.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Thune, Representative Kristi Noem, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, South Dakota, Barack Obama, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard

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