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  1. Rick Perrya s two-fer: Heads to Iowa ...Read the original story

    52 min ago | Washington Times

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a possible 2016 presidential contender, is scheduled to hit the road and head to Iowa Thursday to boost GOP U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst. The Houston Chronicle reports the trip is Mr. Perry's eighth to the Hawkeye State since last year and that he's been using his political action committee, RickPAC to boost Republican candidates for office there.

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  2. Christie eases NJ's Ebola fears: First NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    As concerns about Ebola keep rising, Governor Christie has announced the creation of a special Ebola response task force. He's also calling on all Jersey residents to take a deep breath and stay calm.

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  3. The Great Kansas Tea Party DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    Kansas, shares space in a strip mall with Best Friends Pet Clinic, a cowboy-boot repair shop and a Chinese restaurant called the Magic Wok. Inside, on a recent Wednesday afternoon, a modest gathering of party faithful mill about, I'M A BROWNBACKER stickers affixed to their blouses and lapels.

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  4. Missouri budget amendment drawing ad spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    A conservative group has spent an estimated $670,000 so far on TV ads encouraging Missouri voters to back a proposed constitutional amendment limiting the governor's budget-cutting powers. The Missouri Club for Growth has been running ads criticizing Gov. Jay Nixon's decisions to freeze or slow spending for public schools and other state budget items.

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  5. Five takeaways from last night's debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    It was the one and only debate of the gubernatorial race in New York, so it'll be plenty parsed. Five takeaways from last night's debate It was the one and only debate of the gubernatorial race in New York, so it'll be plenty parsed.

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  6. Coffee-pouring Attorney General Bill Schuette says upcoming election is his 'job interview'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    If you've ever met Attorney General Bill Schuette, there's a good chance he's poured you a cup of coffee. In 1984 he was running against incumbent U.S. Rep. Don Albosta when a breakfast event at the Young Women's Christian Organization in Owosso was running low on servers.

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  7. Poll: Brown carries 16-point lead over KashkariRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Diego Source

    Gov. Jerry Brown continues to lead his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, by a double-digit margin while support for Brown's rainy day fund measure is gaining ground, according to a Public Policy Institute of California poll released Wednesday.

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  8. 457 test negative for Ebola at Newark, JFK airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SILive.com

    The executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Wednesday that no one screened for the Ebola virus has tested positive since the program began this month and, as an extra precautionary measure, he has ordered stricter cleaning protocols to guard against the possible spread of Ebola. Patrick Foye said 389 people have been screened at John F. Kennedy International Airport and 68 at Newark.

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  9. Michael Haley Didn't Get The Job Done, Pt. IIRead the original story

    1 hr ago | FITSNews

    Haley spent his 2013 in Afghanistan - a military deployment breathlessly promoted by his wife, S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley . So what was the governor's " hero hubby " doing in Afghanistan? Well, he sure as hell wasn't fighting the Taliban.

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  10. SC Labor Participation Rate Inches UpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | FITSNews

    According to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Palmetto State's labor participation rate ticked up from 57.9 percent in August to 58.1 percent last month. In other words the percentage of working age South Carolinians who are part of the labor force - meaning those employed or actively seeking a job - went up.

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  11. Boeing's Production Problems Hurting Bottom LineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | FITSNews

    We've said it before and we'll say it again, when Boeing says "jump," South Carolina's mainstream media asks " how high ?" And its elected officials ask " how much ?" And then make you pay the bill a While the Palmetto State's politicians and press corps continue to slavishly serve the aircraft manufacturer's interests, this website has had the audacity to report on what's actually going on inside the company's North Charleston, S.C. facility. FITS was the first news outlet in the country to report on production issues at Boeing's North Charleston facility - which was built thanks to $1 billion in taxpayer-funded incentives doled out by Gov. Nikki Haley and state lawmakers.

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  12. Alaska awards oil and gas leases near ANWRRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    Alaska's government said it was able to award oil and gas drilling licenses after clarifying authority near the border of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources said it awarded two licenses in the Beaufort Sea pending since 2011 after assessing the western boundary of the ANWR.

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  13. Wisconsin hasn't applied for federal preschool gra...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    UNDATED With a deadline of tomorrow Wisconsin has not applied for up to 60-million federal dollars to help pre-school programs help vulnerable kids in places with high needs. The state's three U-S House Democrats wrote to Governor Scott Walker 15 days ago, urging him to apply.

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  14. Potty-mouthed Bristol Palin: Shut your filthy whore mouth about my drunkfight, you guysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    Forget everything that have you have read or heard about that night the Palin family showed up at someone else's birthday party all liquored-up and ready to rumble. Yup. Forget the eyewitness accounts , the police reports , and transcripts taken from a police interview at the scene.

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  15. Roundup: Fight night in BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    Good morning! It's going to be a miserable day in the Capital Region - rainy, chilly, you name it. Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears alongside Hillary Clinton and his running mate Kathy Hochul at 10 a.m. this morning at a campaign event at Grand Central Concourse.

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  16. Early voting begins in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    If you don't want to wait in long lines come election Tuesday - you can cast your ballot starting today in every county in Maryland. Early voting Early voting begins in Maryland If you don't want to wait in long lines come election Tuesday - you can cast your ballot starting today in every county in Maryland.

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  17. Scott-Crist race becomes turnout battleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    One of the most closely watched governor's races in the country seems to be morphing back into a traditional political battle, based on a new Quinnipiac University poll that shows Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist tied two weeks before the election. Men are backing Scott, the Republican incumbent, while women are going with Crist, his Democratic challenger.

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  18. Mass. Life Sciences Center CEO: 'We need to stay the course'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Susan Windham-Bannister, left, president and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, joins local dignitaries in the August ribbon-cutting of EMD Serono's new 14,000-square-foot Sagamore Building in Billerica. With Windham-Bannister are, from left, U.S. Rep. John Tierney; Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, Merck family member and chairman of the executive board at E. Merck KG; Paris Panayiotopoulos, president and marketing director at EMD Serono; Dr. Luciano Rossetti, executive vice president and global head of research and development at Merck Serono; and Robert Coughlin, president and CEO of MassBio.

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  19. Christie 'tired' of minimum wage debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie planted himself firmly in the Republican Party's establishment wing Thursday, August 15, 2013, with a pugnacious speech calling on his party to focus on pragmatism rather than ideology and crippling internal debates. "We... New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie planted himself firmly in the Republican Party's establishment wing Thursday, August 15, 2013, with a pugnacious speech calling on his party to focus on pragmatism rather than ideology and crippling internal debates.

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  20. Georgia Dems invoke Ferguson in election pleaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Georgia Democrats are using the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, to rally black voters ahead of the Nov. 4 election, with Republicans calling the move "race-baiting." A state Democratic Party mailing includes images from protests prompted by Brown's shooting, including a photo of two young black children holding up signs saying "Don't Shoot."

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