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  1. Republicans dismiss Jorge Ramos, 'Voice of Latino Voters,' at their own perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    Now for the next installment of GOP wishful thinking, brought to you by GOP spokesman, Sean Spicer. Background: The New York Times did a profile of Jorge Ramos , a high-profile Univision anchor who is rightfully tagged the "Walter Cronkite of Latino America" in the piece.

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  2. Republicans struggle to align message after another abandoned voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Beaver Countian

    This article titled "Republicans struggle to align message after another abandoned vote" was written by Amanda Holpuch in Washington, for theguardian.com on Tuesday 27th January 2015 16.02 UTC The Republican leadership has postponed a second vote on a high-profile piece of legislation, as it works to establish a clear message on key issues such as abortion and immigration leading up to the 2016 presidential election. House leaders indefinitely postponed a vote on a border security bill, Secure Our Borders First Act , which seeks to penalize the department of homeland security if it fails to stop all illegal border crossings in five years.

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  3. John Boehner prefers litigious action over manly resolve, plans to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Right Wing News

    The House of Representatives has the power of the purse to defund legislation or presidential executive orders. But, instead of John Boehner using his constitutionally given power like a man to defund anything Obama does, he sheepishly chooses to go to court whereby they will tell him you can stop it yourself.

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  4. We Don't Know How Secure Our Border IsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... ever been in history." In another, Republican border hawks in the House Conference make passing sweeping immigration reform legislation nearly impossible with claims that a porous border is making the U.S. susceptible to outbreaks of Ebola and and ...

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  5. Boehner to Sue Obama, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | National Journal

    The speaker is planning to hold a House vote authorizing a suit against the president over his executive orders on immigration. Speaker John Boehner is finalizing a plan to sue President Obama again, this time over the administration's decision to grant work visas to millions of undocumented immigrants.

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  6. Blizzard Buys House GOP Time to Bolster Border Security BillRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News Max

    The blizzard that has swept through the Mid-Atlantic states and New England this week has bought House Republican leaders more time for their efforts to try to mobilize support for controversial border security legislation, the National Journal reported . The stated reasons for pulling the Republican bill, which had been scheduled for floor action Wednesday, were the poor weather and the short Washington week, with the House planning to recess Wednesday so that Democrats could attend their annual retreat in Philadelphia.

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  7. 12 Women Explain What Women What In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Independent Women's Forum

    ... businesses and need better jobs to move up in their careers. I hope Congress can move on tax reform, immigration reform, and reining in the EPA and the NLRB so companies can go on creating jobs. Congress needs to be ready to pass healthcare reform ...

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  8. Nevada and Tennessee Make It 26 States Suing To Stop Obama's Amnesty | Conn CarrollRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Townhall

    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Monday that both Nevada and Tennessee have joined the Lone Star state's challenge of President Obama's executive amnesty, bringing the total number of states fighting Obama's unilateral immigration policies to 26. "Texas is proud to lead a coalition that now includes a majority of the United States standing up against the President's rogue actions," Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a statement . "The momentum against the President's lawlessness continues to build with Tennessee and Nevada joining the effort to protect our states from the economic and public safety implications of illegal amnesty.

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  9. House Speaker Boehner acknowledges 'stumbles'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    Republicans in the House of Representatives, whose ranks swelled as a result of last November's elections, have gotten off to a clumsy start this year, House Speaker John Boehner said on Tuesday, as legislative initiatives have been derailed by attacks from inside the party. "There have been a couple of stumbles," Boehner told reporters after meeting in a closed session with his rank-and-file.

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  10. URGENT - Boehner to sue Obama over immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    House Speaker John Boehner plans to sue the Obama administration in order to challenge President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, CNN has learned. Boehner told Republican House members at Tuesday morning's meeting he plans to take steps to file a lawsuit.

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  11. L.A. Unified chief blasts teachers union's salary demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles Unified Supt. Ramon Cortines blasted the teachers union Monday, warning it would force "catastrophic" layoffs.

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  12. Conservative - Freedom Caucus' Claims Scalp over Border Bill DelayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Members of the newly-formed, staunchly conservative House "Freedom Caucus," which just announced its nine founding members, are already claiming credit for blocking an immigration bill that had been scheduled for floor action this week. "The communications were made to the House leadership by our Freedom Caucus last week, and all of the sudden this week you see the bill has been delayed," said Rep. Mo Brooks , a top immigration hawk who was not named as part of the group but nonetheless has been attending its meetings.

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  13. John Boehner Acknowledges GOP 'Stumbles'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Switched

    Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives, whose ranks swelled as a result of last November's elections, have gotten off to a clumsy start this year, House Speaker John Boehner said on Tuesday, as legislative initiatives have been derailed by attacks from inside the party. "There have been a couple of stumbles," Boehner told reporters after meeting in a closed session with his rank-and-file.

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  14. Boehner admits 'couple of stumbles' in GOP agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    House Republican leaders who this week cancelled plans to debate a border security bill opposed by their conservative faction acknowledged Tuesday making "a couple of stumbles" in formulating their agenda. Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, met privately with rank and file Republicans Tuesday morning, a day after pulling a border security bill that the far right faction viewed as too soft.

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  15. Immigration Offenses Made Up Half Of All Federal Arrests In 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Immigration offenses made up half of all federal arrests in 2012, the latest Department of Justice analysis revealed. Out of a total 172,248 suspects arrested for a federal offense, 85,458, or 49.6 percent, were booked and arrested for immigration offenses.

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  16. First, Stop The Self-Flagellation: How Unions Can Thrive in the 21st CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The American Prospect

    The death of the labor movement has been repeatedly predicted as an imminent event for more than a century. Yet it lives, and is getting stronger.

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  17. On 70th anniversary of Auschwitz's liberation, little tolerance for 'others' in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Participants of a grass-roots anti-Muslim movement hold German flags during a demonstration in Berlin January 5, 2015. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschk Last Wednesday it was revealed that Lutz Bachmann, one of the founders and leaders of the German movement calling itself "Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamicization of the Occident" thought it would be fun to post photographs of himself posing as Hitler on Facebook.

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  18. John Boehner: 'There've been a couple of stumbles'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    House Speaker John A. Boehner acknowledged Tuesday he and his colleagues have stumbled over their agenda early in this new Congress after they had to nix votes this week on a border security bill that didn't have enough support to pass. "Yeah, there've been a couple of stumbles, all in our effort to show the American people we're here to listen to their priorities," the Ohio Republican told reporters at a morning press conference after meeting with his fellow House Republicans in a closed-door strategy session.

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  19. Father Ray Kelly, YouTube's Famous Singing Priest, Will Have An Album Out In The U.S. By EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... Read more from The Guardian here "A group who calls themselves "Nuns on the Bus" visit Texas to push for immigration reform. They're touring states across the country as the highly-anticipated immigration bill makes its way to the Senate floor." ...

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  20. Democrats Set to Play Defense on ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    After pounding immigration issues hard during their campaigns, Republicans including Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick are on the hook to kill in-state tuition for undocumented students.

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