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  1. Landrieu's title as 'comeback kid' in jeopardy in runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Fox News

    Louisiana Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu has pulled off overtime election heroics before -- winning runoffs in 1996 and 2002. But her streak could be coming to end this week in her runoff race with Republican challenger Rep. Bill Cassidy.

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  2. Landrieu in a hole after La. early votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Hill

    Early voting didn't bring good news for Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu's hopes of surviving her Dec. 6 runoff against Rep. Bill Cassidy . According to data released by the Louisiana Secretary of State's office, the number of Republicans in the early voting period for the runoff increased from early voting ahead of the Nov. 4 jungle primary, while the number of Democrats fell by nearly 18 percent and the number of black voters also sharply decreased.

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  3. As Democratic infighting intensifies, Hagel allies fire back at the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Hot Air

    The Senate's third-ranking Democrat, Chuck Schumer , is hurling criticisms toward the White House over Barack Obama's handling of the recession and his myopic and politically ruinous obsession with reforming the nation's health care system amid that economic downturn. In response, the White House took what Reuters called the " unusual step " of publicly pledging to veto an overdue plan to reform the nation's tax code which Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been in the process of negotiating with House Republicans.

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  4. Immigration action complicates reformRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Western Livestock Journal

    Last week, President Obama announced his plans to address the immigration issue in the U.S., and in the process, renewed the frustration many feel about Congress' inability to come to an agreement. Obama's plan includes three executive actions he plans to use that would keep millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. "First, we'll build on our progress at the border with additional resources for our law enforcement personnel so that they can stem the flow of illegal crossings and speed the return of those who do cross over.

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  5. Lawmakers favor GE, Microsoft stockRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Journal Gazette

    General Electric tops the list, with 69 members of Congress owning its stock in 2013, followed by Microsoft with 57 and Procter & Gamble with 55. MapLight based its findings on personal financial disclosure reports that members of Congress are required to file.

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  6. Hagel's ouster laid on ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    Republicans were unhappy when President Barack Obama nominated Chuck Hagel for defense secretary in 2013, warning that he would be ineffective. Now that Hagel has been forced out, Republicans tend to see him as the victim of an inept White House.

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  7. Landrieu hitting field before Monday Night footballRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is looking for one last Hail Mary pass to save her increasingly grim reelection prospects, this time on the field of the Superdome before the Monday Night Football matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Baltimore Ravens. The Democrat, who's co-chair of the Congressional Coalition on Adoption, will participate in a a pre-game National Adoption Month presentation on the field before the nationally-televised game begins.

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    Nov 24, 2014 | The Advocate

    Events have been scheduled in Lafayette, Baton Rouge and Covington Tuesday to promote early voting. Cassidy, who faces Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu in the Dec. 6 runoff, is slated to cast his vote early that day.

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  9. Underdog Landrieu brings her campaign to Monday Night FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The two worlds are set to collide Monday evening when underdog Sen. Mary Landrieu appears at the Saints-Ravens game in New Orleans to commemorate National Adoption Month and Day. The Louisiana Democrat, who serves as the co-chair of the Congressional Coalition on Adoption, will be joined on the field before the game by her "Angels in Adoption" family and their six children adopted from foster care, according to her campaign.

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  10. Hundred attend memorial for Indiana aid workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Crescent-News.com

    An Indiana aid worker beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria was praised for his humanitarian work Sunday during a memorial service attended by hundreds that included readings from the Bible and the Quran.

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  11. Hundreds attend memorial for Indiana aid workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    Ed and Paula Kassig, parents of Peter Kassig, reflect as a funeral prayers were held for their son in the mosque at Al-Huda Foundation in Fishers on Friday. INDIANAPOLIS An Indiana aid worker beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria was praised for his humanitarian work Sunday during a memorial service attended by hundreds that included readings from the Bible and the Quran.

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  12. Six Democratic Senators Have CriticizedObama s Executive AmnestyRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    A handful of Senate Democrats are publicly expressing disapproval of the presidentA s executive action on immigration, but itA s not yet clear that any of them are willing to do anything to stop him. "Our immigration system is broken, and I support a comprehensive plan to fix it, but executive orders aren't the way to do it," Missouri senator Claire McCaskill said in a statement issued late Friday afternoon.

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  13. Democratic Senators Come Out Against Obama's Immigration OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register.

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  14. In bid for relevance, Obama mortgages Dems' futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Fox News

    In this Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 photo, President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to Las Vegas, where he will speak at Del Sol High School about the steps he will be taking on immigration. Buzz Cut: a In bid for relevance, Obama mortgages Dems' future a Gruber summoned to testify a Clinton campaign gives donors open access a Holder announces new rules for police ahead of expected riots a Maybe they could get floating ones IN BID FOR RELEVANCE, OBAMA MORTGAGES DEMS' FUTURE President Obama has just conscripted the members of his party - including its only viable 2016 contender - into another long and bruising battle over a deeply divisive topic.

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  15. Some leaders say go, others say noRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Montesino, a leader of the Hispanic Leadership Coalition of Northeast Indiana, was elated June 27, 2013, when the U.S. Senate approved legislation that charted a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. At the time, he predicted "a new immigration system that will be great" if the House followed suit.

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  16. More.Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Thursday the state will consider suing the federal government to stop President Barack Obama's new immigration policies from taking effect.

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    Nov 21, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Thursday the state will consider suing the federal government to stop President Barack Obama's new immigration policies from taking effect.

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  18. Some leaders say go, others say noRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    Montesino, a leader of the Hispanic Leadership Coalition of Northeast Indiana, was elated June 27, 2013, when the U.S. Senate approved legislation that charted a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. At the time, he predicted "a new immigration system that will be great" if the House followed suit.

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  19. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    In advance of tonight's immigration speech, a pair of Democratic senators who are staying for the 114th Congress came out against the executive action being used by President Obama. Sen. Joe Donnelly said in a statement that "it is clear the immigration system in this country is broken, and only Congress has the ability to change the law to fix it."

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  20. Dems Donnelly, Manchin, HeitkampDisagree with Obama Immigration MoveRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    In advance of tonight's immigration speech, a pair of Democratic senators who are staying for the 114th Congress came out against the executive action being used by President Obama. Sen. Joe Donnelly said in a statement that "it is clear the immigration system in this country is broken, and only Congress has the ability to change the law to fix it."

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