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  1. Albert J. Greubel, 95, IndianolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    He attended St. Mary's of Rosemount and Belmont Center Schools. After leaving school he farmed until joining the Army in February of 1942.

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  2. Candidate Obama, echoing tea party, called Ex-Im Bank a oelittle more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The business community -- backed by many Democrats and President Obama -- says the federal agency is a critical tool that helps U.S. companies compete with foreign rivals.

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  3. Officials: Boy who escaped from training school apprehendedRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    The Iowa Department of Human Services said the last of eight students who ran away from the Eldora State Training School in Apr ...

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  4. Blum Offers GOP Chance to Snatch Seat Braley VacatesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Free Republic

    Republican First Congressional District nominee Rod Blum exuded confidence as he spoke to the crowd of more than 1,400 delegates at the Iowa GOP state convention earlier this month.

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  5. Martin O'Malley To Campaign With Iowa DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Switched

    According to a tweet posted by O'Malley on Friday, he will be campaigning for state Sen. Jack Hatch for governor, Rep. Bruce Braley for U.S. Senate and state Sen. Staci Appel for the U.S. House: O'Malley will also launch a "canvass kick off" with state party volunteers and will give the keynote speech at the 2014 Iowa Democratic Party State ... (more)

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  6. Disaster Emergency Proclamation IssuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Governor Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for 13 additional counties in response to this week's ongoing storms: Thos counties in the proclamation include Buena Vista, Cherokee, Clay, Dickinson, Kossuth, Osceola, Palo Alto counties in the broadcast area, along with Ida and Sac counties.

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  7. RNC's Kukowski: Questions Linger on IRS CompetencyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | News Max

    Republican National Committee Press Secretary Kirsten Kukowski and Democratic strategist Eric Sapp joined "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Friday on Newsmax TV for a panel discussion on the selection of new House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy, the latest on Iraq, and the loss of former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner's email.

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  8. Iowa Governor Sets Stage for Disaster ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for 13 additional counties in response to this week's ongoing storms.

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  9. Arkansas legislators OK statement on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Courier

    A resolution asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold a voter-approved constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriages, which a circuit judge recently overturned, won support from state lawmakers Friday.

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  10. White House welcomes new GOP leadersRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Hill

    The White House congratulated the new House Republican leadership team on Friday, saying the administration would be "willing partners" looking to find areas of legislative "common ground."

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  11. Sweets and baseball bats: Is this the leadership election the Tea Party wanted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Salon

    My seventh-grade class president election was rife with controversy. During lunchtime on the day of, one of the two candidates was passing out Sweet Tarts to woo prospective voters.

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  12. New House Majority Leader Opposes Net Neutrality, Just Like His PredecessorRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | TechCrunch

    Yesterday, Rep. Kevin McCarthy won the Republican Party election to become the new House Majority Leader .

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  13. Kevin McCarthy to Religious Conservatives: 'Proud to Be a Christian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Roll Call

    McCarthy makes his way to the House floor through the media pack, who were waiting for House Majority Leader Eric Cantor on June 11. One day after winning the House Majority Leader election, Rep. Kevin McCarthy told a Washington gathering of religious conservatives that he's "proud to be a Christian."

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  14. Monica Wehby shakes up her campaign team; her manager to head Dennis Richardson effortRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Oregon Republican Senate nominee Monica Wehby is getting a new campaign manager as she seeks to re-gear her campaign against Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley after a difficult month.

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  15. President Must Do What Congress' GOP Leaders Can't Do on Immigration Reform | CommentaryRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Roll Call

    In the continuing legislative disarray that has marked the current session of the Republican-controlled Congress, House GOP members have elected Rep. Kevin McCarthy , R-Calif., as their new Majority Leader.

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  16. Quick rise for McCarthy, new House majority leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Rep. Kevin McCarthy is a new face of the GOP, selected by House Republicans as their majority leader after a whirlwind round of politicking prompted by last week's primary election defeat of Rep. Eric Cantor.

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  17. Inmates at Newton Correctional Facility evacuated during stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Correctional Release Center at the Newton Correctional Facility was damaged by water during a severe thunderstorm Thursday, forcing them to evacuate dozens of inmates.

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  18. Kevin McCarthy: 'I'm proud to be a Christian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Washington Post

    Fresh off his victory in being named the new House majority leader, Rep. Kevin McCarthy addressed a group of religious conservative activists on Friday and said he was "proud" of his faith.

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  19. Kevin McCarthy changes nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Politico

    Given all the frenetic coverage, much of it in these very pages, you might think that the election of a new House majority leader was a big deal.

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  20. GOP Rep. McCarthy elected House majority leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Newsday

    House Republicans have made the first change in their leadership since Majority Leader Eric Cantor unexpectedly lost a primary election last week.

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