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Brace yourselves: Campaign cash buying tons of ads

This Oct. 8, 2013, file photo shows Cornell Woolridge of Windsor Mill, Md., as he demonstration outside the Supreme Court in Washington, as the court heard arguments on campaign finance.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, US Politics, Des Moines, IA, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The News-Star

Analysis: Strife emerges in LSU privatization deal

Only a year into privatization, a bitter feud has erupted from a deal that transferred management of LSU's Shreveport and Monroe hospitals to a research foundation that had never run a patient care facility.

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Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Monroe, LA, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives

The Age

Libyan armed faction takes over US Embassy annex in Tripoli

Washington: Members of a Libyan militia have taken over an abandoned annex of the US Embassy in Tripoli but have not broken into the main compound where the United States evacuated all of its staff last month, US officials say.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Prison, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain

WCAX-TV Burlington

Incentives states can offer to get Tesla factory

Joan Rivers remains hospitalized three days after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office in New York City.

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Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, University of Wisconsin Madison, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

Redlands Daily Facts

What states like California can offer to get Teslaa s $5 billion factory

LOS ANGELES >> Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars.

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Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Tax

KIMA

House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk

Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate, Democrat

Monterey County Herald

In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goal

A city home-repair program has been sprinting to meet a self-imposed deadline to signal a turnaround in Superstorm Sandy recovery, and officials say they're positioned to pass their test of rebuilding both houses and confidence.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Michael Grimm, New York, NY

Daily Camera

Colorado's pro-death penalty voters could make Hickenlooper pay

Nathan DunlapC was granted a reprieve on his death sentence for the 1993 Chuck E. Cheese murders by D Gov. John Hickenlooper in May 2013, a move that is playing out in the 2014 elections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, US House of Representatives, Colorado, Colorado Government, Death Penalty, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, Denver, CO

Sat Aug 30, 2014

WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Indiana teachers face new standards, revised test

With the school year underway, Indiana's teachers are still scrambling to bring themselves and their students up to speed on the state's new education standards only months before students take a revamped, high-stakes exam assessing their grasp of the new curriculum.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Education Etc.

Nanaimo Daily News

Obama's pre-election delay on immigration throws lawmakers on both sides off balance

President Barack Obama's possible delay in taking action on immigration has created uncertainty among advocates and lawmakers from both parties, barely two months before the November national elections.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Senator Marco Rubio

WBUR-AM Boston

5 Things To Know About Elections In Massachusetts

Some Democrats have never forgiven Martha Coakley for her stunning loss to Republican Scott Brown in a 2010 special election to fill the seat of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Tierney, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Edward Markey, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Scott Brown

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

This photo taken Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 shows hearings on legislation to repeal Common Core academic standards in the House Finance Hearing Room at Ohio Statehouse in Columbus, Ohio.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Strongsville, OH

Denver Post

Perry, Paul bash Obama for 'no strategy' on Syria

Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky pounced Friday on President Barack Obama's "we don't have a strategy yet" comments about the violent militant faction attacking cities in Iraq - but other potential Republican 2016 presidential hopefuls laid off as they wowed the crowd at an influential conservative gathering.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Senator Rand Paul, Rick Perry, US Governors, Barack Obama

KOAT-TV

Rand Paul defends remarks about Clinton

Sen. Rand Paul on Friday defended his criticism of Hillary Clinton over the 2012 attack against a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

TheIndyChannel

Gov. Pence discusses presidency in Texas stop

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence jokes that he's heard the argument that the next president of the United States should be a governor -- and that he's "sympathetic" to it.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Mike Pence, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives

The Washington Post

GOP Sen. McConnell's campaign manager resigns

Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign manager is resigning as a result of a scandal involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Paul, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, 2012 Presidential Election

Advocate-News

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

CBS' "Face the Nation" - Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.; Reps. Peter King, R-N.Y., and Adam Smith, D-Wash.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Adam Smith, Democrat, Robert Menendez, Dutch Ruppersberger

Click Orlando

Judge dismisses Chris McDaniel challenge

A Mississippi judge has tossed out state Sen. Chris McDaniel's challenge to that state's June 24 GOP primary runoff results, ending another chapter in one of the most bitterly contested U.S. Senate primaries in recent memory and bringing longtime Sen. Thad Cochran one step closer to another term in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, African-American

Washington Times

At heart of Syria fears, extremists returning home

Nemmouche is a Frenchman who authorities say spent 11 months fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria before returning to Europe to act out his rage.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers

St. Augustine Record

US rebukes Oklahoma for ditching school standards

The federal government on Thursday stripped Oklahoma of authority to decide how to spend $29 million in U.S. education funding because the state abandoned national academic standards known as Common Core, in a rebuke that a union official said could lead to teacher layoffs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, Mary Fallin, US Governors

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