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  1. Amanda Curtis launches Montana Senate campaign after Walsh bows outRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News

    With less than 11 weeks to go before election day, Curtis, a high school math teacher and single-term state legislator from Montana, is kicking off her campaign as the newest candidate for U.S. Senate.


  2. Rahm Emanuel defends Michael Bloomberg in wake of NRA criticismRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel voiced support on Twitter for Michael Bloomberg after the National Rifle Association purchased ad time to attack the former New York mayor's gun control work.


  3. Media Blitz: How the media cheapen Ferguson and the civil rights movementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Leave it to the U.S. media to find a way to cheapen both the horrific situation in Ferguson, Mo., and the memory of the historic 1960s civil-rights movement.


  4. Pence keeps up opposition to land-based casinosRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says he remains opposed to allowing more land-based casinos in Indiana despite a push from Evansville officials worried about declining revenue from the city's riverboat.


  5. Phil Kerpen: A big new tax coming to your Internet billRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    Since 1998 it has been prohibited by federal law for states and localities to tax Internet access.


  6. DSCC targets Louisiana - Alaska air wars rage on - Immigration cools as CO-06 issueRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Politico

    The following newsletter is an abridged version of Campaign Pro's Morning Score.


  7. Alaska oil tax cuts update - Ryan endorses Camp call to cut...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Politico

    ALASKA OIL TAX CUTS UPDATE. Alaska Dispatch News reports, "With his landmark tax legislation expected to survive Tuesday night's vote, Gov. Sean Parnell says it's now time for the oil industry to increase its investment in oil field projects that create jobs for Alaskans.


  8. Closing a FERPA loophole - Celebrating federal programs to expand...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Politico

    CLOSING A FERPA LOOPHOLE: As students head back to class, privacy advocate Sheila Kaplan is urging parents to demand that schools keep their children's personal information private.


  9. CHS attack may have been easy to prevent - Lawmakers call for...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Politico

    CHS ATTACK MAY HAVE BEEN EASY TO PREVENT: If Community Health Services was hacked through the Heartbleed virus, as a leading technical expert has reported, the company displayed a very low level of sophistication in its computer security, two experts told POLITICO Thursday.


  10. NYLCV Backs Carolyn Maloney For CongressRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Aug. 21, 2014 - NEW YORK -- NEW YORK --- The New York League of Conservation Voters, which works to make environmental sustainability a top political and policy priority in New York State, has announced its endorsement of Carolyn Maloney for New York's 12th Congressional District.


  11. Minimum Wage Forecast: Developments in Springfield and Chicago, and What It Means for EmployersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Across the country, at the local, state, and federal levels, elected officials have considered increasing the minimum wage.


  12. Holder offers reassurance to people of FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Attorney General Eric Holder, left, listens during his meeting at the U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis, Mo., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.


  13. How Putin's Media Czar May Have Funded Brad Pitt's New MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Their lavish Hollywood lifestyle, which has provided an entrA into the movie business and has brought them into the orbit of the industry's biggest A-list stars, has some wondering where the family's money came from.


  14. Bonus Quote of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Political Wire

    "I try to sit as far away from him as I can in meetings that I know are going to be stressful. I just hate getting that smell in my clothes." -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), in an interview with Time , on Speaker John Boehner's smoking habits.


  15. Forty-three Republican Senate candidates got more votes than Dan Sullivan. And he won.Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Former Alaska attorney general Dan Sullivan won that state's primary on Tuesday night by an 8-percentage-point margin -- a more-than-comfortable victory that sets him up to face incumbent Sen. Mark Begich in November.


  16. Esther Cepeda: Dramatically misreading our nation's demographicsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Despite continuing income inequality or how often the justice system seems to lack fairness when applied to nonwhites, few Americans would say that whites are waging a war on people of color.


  17. Judge convicts Youngstown man of manslaughter for death of infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Mahoning County Common Pleas judge John Durkin acquitted the 23-year old Youngstown man of murdering and assaulting four month old Ila Lee.


  18. Rich Lowry: Free Rick PerryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    It tells you much about the laughable indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry that it has made him a figure of bipartisan sympathy.


  19. Trouble in the red-light districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Not so long ago, politicians paraded accident victims before the cameras at press conferences announcing the arrival of red-light cameras.


  20. Southern Colorado to have new VA clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lamar Daily News

    The former Movie Gallery on South Main Street will be the site of the new VA Clinic.