2012 Presidential Election

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  1. At CPAC, Rubio emphasizes his distance from the immigration plan he once backedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Sen. Marco Rubio disavowed himself again on Friday from an immigration overhaul plan he once cosponsored, arguing that it didn't work amid lax enforcement by the Obama administration. Rubio, who cosponsored a bipartisan immigration reform bill in 2013, said he's still eager to deal with the fate of roughly 12 million undocumented immigrants in the country, but "What I've learned, is you can't even have a conversation about that until people believe and know - not just believe, but it's proven to them - that future illegal immigration will be controlled.

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  2. Romney's ties are key to Boston Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... " That call was barely a year after the sting of Romney's loss to Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election. Romney offered to dispatch one of his longtime operatives, Spencer Zwick, to meet with the Boston 2024 founders. Zwick had served with ...

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  3. Shaping Rwanda amid National Leadership RetreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News of Rwanda

    Kagame is not facing a debt ceiling as US President Barack Obama did in 2013, instead, the government goes onto a retreat to reflect on issues affecting the country. The purpose of the retreat is to review previous year performance, discuss new strategies and set goals for the coming year.

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  4. Congress' agenda on DHS: Punt, punt, puntRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    The Senate is poised Friday to pass a funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security that runs through the end of September, free of provisions unraveling President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration. But that won't end the DHS drama on Capitol Hill, as lawmakers race down to the wire to try and defuse a crisis mostly of their own making.

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  5. Despite spat with US, Israeli leader fighting Iran nuke dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    In this Tuesday, March 4, 2014 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by his wife Sara, right, speaks before the screening of the television documentary "Israel: The Royal Tour" at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. Netanyahu heads to Washington next week on a last-gasp effort to seal what he hopes will become his signature achievement in government: preventing Iran from attaining a nuclear weapon.

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  6. Eric Holder: U.S. Malls Should 'Step Up' SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    Shopping mall operators need to increase security through more staff, cameras and other techniques in light of threats made against the Mall of America in Minnesota and other shopping centers by Somali-based Islamist militants this week, outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said. "I certainly think we have to step up our sensitivities to what goes on in these commercial enterprises," Holder said in an interview with CNN that aired on Friday.

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  7. For CPAC Straw Poll Winner, Good News Comes With a CaveatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    Presidential hopefuls will probably not be waiting with bated breath to find out if they have come out on top in the straw poll this weekend at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference. In fact, it might be better news if they lose.

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  8. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Compares Organized Workers to ISISRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Feb. 26, 2015. "If I can take on 100,000 protesters," said Walker, "I can do the same in the rest of the world."

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  9. George W. Busha s top econ adviser says Republicans must move beyond tax cuts aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Few conservative economists have been as influential over the last decade as Glenn Hubbard. He was an architect of President George W. Bush's tax cuts and of Mitt Romney's 2012 economic plan.

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  10. Netanyahu to Meet McConnell, Reid on Day of Speech to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet next week with the top Republican and Democrat in the U.S. Senate after rejecting a request for a meeting from two of the chamber's key Democrats. Netanyahu is scheduled to address a joint meeting of Congress on March 3 and is expected to focus his speech on U.S. nuclear negotiations with Iran.

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  11. Homeland Security funding back in the hands of the lunatic fringe | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    If the House fails to fund Homeland Security, 200,000 federal employees -- such as these TSA officers - will receive IOUs instead of paychecks. Funding for the Department of Homeland Security runs out Friday, which means that unless they come to their senses, House Republicans believe it's OK to risk national security as long as there's a small chance of tossing unauthorized children back over the border.

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  12. Congress will likely avoid the cliffa .for now - Schock didn't...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    CONGRESS WILL LIKELY AVOID THE CLIFFFOR NOW. Burgess Everett and Jake Sherman report, "First the good news: Congress appears to have found a way to avoid a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security for the next three weeks.

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  13. Jeb Bush Takes 2016 Show Into Unfriendly Territory At CPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... message about a "right to rise" that is the theme of his pre-campaign. Just months after the 2012 presidential election, Bush's speech did not particularly offend his audience as much as fail to interest them at all. Bush spoke for just under 20 ... 3 comments

  14. Giuliani sucker punches Obama on patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    In the dustup over Rudy Giuliani saying he doesn't believe that the president loves America, it's a tossup who deserves more to be sent to the woodshed, him or the fellow Republicans who rushed to justify his remark. The man once called "America's mayor" after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on his city has run for cover.

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  15. Bibi Ruins Bipartisan Support of IsraelBy Anthony L FisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to speak before a joint session of Congress on March 3rd . Bibi and his supporters have framed this as a Churchillian moment; one where the world can never claim it wasn't warned of the oncoming calamity that is a nuclear-armed Iran.

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  16. Uncompromising Reid still in commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    Reid's uncompromising posture during the flap over homeland security funding and his emerging plans for an upcoming fight over immigration make clear he's doing little to change the hardball style that defined his tenure as majority leader. This despite losing control of the chamber after last fall's Democratic debacle and tamping down a coup among centrists seeking his ouster.

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  17. Republicans prepare to pass Homeland Security fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Thanks to chemistry.com, you can find your political equal in these cities. Republicans lost the 2012 presidential election, but not all may be lost for members of the GOP looking for love. Chemistry.com lists the cities they are most likely to find ... 3 comments

  18. Despite spat with U.S., Israeli leader fighting Iran nuke dealIn this ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheCourier.com

    In this Tuesday, March 4, 2014 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by his wife Sara, right, speaks before the screening of the television documentary "Israel: The Royal Tour" at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles.

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  19. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    This is horrible news. Tom Schweich was hospitalized today with a gunshot wound.

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  20. 5 things to know about the FCC's decision on net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | GlobalNews

    Netflix, Twitter and Internet activists have won. Big cable has lost. At least until the federal courts get involved, when everything could change.

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