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  1. Opinion LineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    So Gov. Sam Brownback thinks the president has moved too far to the left? I think the governor has moved too far to the right to see the middle. Now that the proof is in the pudding regarding the bogus trickle-down or supply-side economic theory, can we get back the $70,000 we paid Arthur Laffer? We could use it now.

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  2. Letters on censoring classes, Kansas teachers, Sam Williams, Jeff...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    I'm a senior at Wichita East High School, and I want to become an English teacher. I plan to attend a state school in the fall.

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  3. Hundreds turn out for a oeCall Out Cuomoa tour as charter schools,...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Students in New York state are caught between a public education system that encourages an overreliance on testing and a move toward privatized charter schools that serve a smaller portion of the population, according to educators who toured the north country Saturday as part of the “Call Out Cuomo” bus tour.

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  4. Limit tax exemption for small businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    It's no wonder the state's revenue estimates have been so far off. The number of Kansas business owners who aren't paying state income taxes is nearly twice what state officials projected.

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  5. Republican Scott Walker wows conservatives despite verbal stumblesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Scott Walker's early surge in the jockeying for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination reflects the belief by conservatives that he is truly one of their own and has a track record to show for it. But the Wisconsin governor's rapid rise to the top of national polls of Republicans is coming at a cost.

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  6. For Republican presidential aspirants, last year's favourite is next year's longshotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    In the space-time continuum of U.S. presidential politics, a year can be an eternity. Ask the guys who delivered speeches at a just-concluded annual gathering of conservatives.

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  7. W.Va. lawmakers OK proposal to scale back prevailing wageRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    After two-and-a-half hours of debate, the Republican-led House voted 56-39 Saturday to change the requirement. The bill would remove the wage's calculation from the state Division of Labor.

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  8. Watson To Fill In Following Death Of SchweichRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    Following the apparent suicide of state auditor Tom Schweich, Governor Jay Nixon has appointed John Watson to temporarily fill the position until a permanent appointment is made. Watson currently serves as senior advisor to the governor and previously served as the Governor's chief of staff.

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  9. Steven Walters: Six looks at Capitol debate over right-to-work billRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Republican senators returned to unfinished business from the Act 10 controversy that curtailed collective bargaining by public employees in 2011. Last week, they passed a right-to-work bill that says no one could be forced to join a private-sector union, or be forced to pay union dues, to get or keep a job.

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  10. Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll for third year in rowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Post

    For the third year in a row on Saturday, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky Saturday won the presidential straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker - who is leading surveys of likely GOP voters - scored second in the CPAC contest, held in Maryland.

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  11. Jindal: GOP leaders in Congress fear repealing health...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks at the free market Club for Growth winter economic conference at the Breakers Hotel Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Palm Beach, Fla. The Associated Press Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks at the free market Club for Growth winter economic conference at the Breakers Hotel Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Palm Beach, Fla.

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  12. Illinois' newly-elected Governor shows support for Chicago's newest tech startupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Newly-elected Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner appeared today at the official launch of Chicago's newest tech startup SimpleRelevance . On Friday, February 27, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., entrepreneurs, consultants, members of tech startups and the media alike converged upon 130 East Randolph Street on the 16th floor to celebrate the breakout success of the marketing data analysis and tech startup, as well as take photographs with Rauner.

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  13. Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll, Scott Walker close secondRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has won the Conservative Political Action Conference's annual presidential preference straw poll. Pollsters announced Saturday that Paul won 25.7 percent of the votes in the annual survey, giving Paul his third consecutive win in as many years.

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  14. Christie to Calif. Republicans: No rush to pick 2016 nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told California Republicans on Saturday that the party should not rush to choose a 2016 presidential nominee because of pressure from pollsters, pundits and GOP donors. "I promise you that over the next few months, you will see article after article arguing that our party can't afford a long nomination battle, we need to pick a nominee as soon as possible, that we have to unite behind whatever candidate appears to have the most money, the most endorsements or the best press coverage," Christie told about 500 lunch guests Saturday at the California Republican Party's spring convention in Sacramento.

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  15. Fuel CARTAa s forward progressRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Mechanic Doug Mack keeps a trolley working in CARTA's fleet of buses at its maintenance facility on Leeds Avenue on Friday April 20, 2012. Coming off a record year for ridership, the news that CARTA is several million dollars in debt is a serious threat to encouraging momentum for public transportation in the Lowcountry.

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  16. Tax swap passed in 2006 leaves big hole in S.C. budgetRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    South Carolina lawmakers approved a measure in 2006 that slashed property taxes for the state's homeowners by roughly half. Those homeowners would see the line for school operating funds vanish from their tax bills.

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  17. Donald Trump resumes fake run for President of the United States at CPAC 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Donald Trump had a date yesterday addressing The American Conservative Action Conference at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, reported Time . The plan, or non-plan to be more precise, is for Donald Trump to launch another fake run for President of the United States.

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  18. President Rand Paul? Senator Wins Straw PollRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    Rand Paul's prospects of securing the Republican presidential nomination have been given a massive boost - after he won the straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference for the third The Kentucky senator picked up 25.7% of the vote, even though he hasn't announced whether he plans to run in 2016. Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin, came second with 21%.

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  19. Wellsburg couple endows WVU dentistry scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Dr. David G. Edwards, a Wellsburg dentist and 1973 graduate of the West Virginia University, and his wife, Linda, have endowed WVU with funds to establish a scholarship for students in the university's dental surgery program.

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  20. As goes Maine: Neighbor rebukes Medicaid Maggie 0Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    While Gov. Maggie Hassan rides the Obama train to nowhere, other governors are working overtime to streamline their budgets and make their states more economically competitive.

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