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  1. Elections Morning Digest: Rahm softens his image by allegedly screaming his head offRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Rahm himself recently ran a spot arguing that while he has his flaws, he uses his stubbornness to fight for Chicago. But there's a fine line between being an asshole for justice and just a plain old asshole, and he may have crossed it on Wednesday .

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  2. Capital Journal Daybreak: GOP 2016 Hopefuls Risk Iowans' Ire...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    GOP PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFULS RISK IOWANS' IRE ON ETHANOL: For decades, presidential candidates have bowed to Iowa's corn-based ethanol industry while campaigning in a state where corn is king. But several of the likely Republican candidates slated to address the state's agricultural industry on Saturday backed the sunset of ethanol subsidies in 2011, and many oppose the industry's new sacred cow: the renewable-fuel standard, which requires blending ethanol and other biofuels into the gasoline supply.

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  3. House subpoenas Clinton's emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state - and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family's New York home. The subpoenas from the Republican-led Select Committee on Benghazi demanded additional material from Clinton and others related to Libya, spokesman Jamal D. Ware said.

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  4. Right-wing Republicans lose but vow to press onRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    Bruised but undeterred, some of the far-right Republicans who picked a fight in Congress and lost this week over funding the U.S. domestic security agency say they're just getting started. The views of a handful of first-term conservatives who spoke with Reuters after the Department of Homeland Security battle suggest more conflict among Republicans lies ahead.

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  5. Earning RespectRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Glittering Eye

    Mental Health Movement members Debbie Delgado and Matt Ginsberg-Jaeckle just confronted Rahm face-to-face about his mental health clinic closures. Rahm was about to address a small room of developers and residents at the Wicker Park field-house.

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  6. He's More Than a "Pragmatic Progressive"Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Glittering Eye

    A RUNOFF election next month to determine if Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel gets a second term appears to be close. His opponent, Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, is not as well known and has far less campaign money, but recent polls show him within single digits of Mr. Emanuel.

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  7. ECHDC Continues to Ignore Environmental Reality of Outer HarborRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Art Voice

    The revised scheme is aimed at mollifying opposition to the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation's original plan to build housing next to the environmentally sensitive Times Beach Nature Preserve. Shifting the first phase of residential and commercial development a mile south of Times Beach borrows from a plan advocated by Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper that has been endorsed by U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins and state Assembly Member Sean Ryan, outspoken critics of the development corporation's original plan.

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  8. Ukraine war leaves town in rubble, residents desperateRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Nikishino, located in eastern Ukraine, is a landscape of rubble and broken buildings providing evidence of total conflict. The fighting killed 10 people in the town in recent months and drove almost everyone else out.

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  9. Hillary Created Numerous Email Addresses On Her ServerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sweetness & Light

    Hillary Clinton appears to have established multiple email addresses for her private use, and possibly the use of her aides, under the domain of "clintonemail.com," according to a prominent member of the hacking community who supplied independent research data, conducted with high-tech tools, to Fox News.

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  10. Florida Supreme Court hears redistricting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Attorneys who succeeded in making state legislators redraw the lines of two congressional districts asked the Florida Supreme Court today to throw out the amended remapping plan and force a do-over that would split Leon County between two districts. Florida Supreme Court hears redistricting case Attorneys who succeeded in making state legislators redraw the lines of two congressional districts asked the Florida Supreme Court today to throw out the amended remapping plan and force a do-over that would split Leon County between two districts.

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  11. Democrats Vow to Protect Boehner from CoupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Political Wire

    "Tea Party Republicans contemplating a bid to oust Rep. John Boehner shouldn't count on Democrats to help them unseat the Speaker. And without their support, there is no chance to topple Boehner in this Congress," The Hill reports.

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  12. Morning Must Reads: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TIME.com

    More than 300 veteran Republican lawmakers, operatives and consultants filed an amicus brief at the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage on Thursday. The brief makes a conservative case for the court to strike down same-sex-marriage bans A suspected Palestinian motorist rammed his car into a group in Jerusalem on Friday, injuring five before being shot and wounded The 72-year-old actor was hospitalized - "Battered, but O.K.!" his son said - after his small plane crash-landed on a golf course near Santa Monica Airport If this whole president thing doesn't work out, Bobby Jindal should consider another career path: columnist.

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  13. N.J.'s political calendar, featuring FL, IA, DC & ALRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

    N.J.'s political calendar, featuring FL, IA, DC & AL Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1G5XeMO Gov. Chris Christie applauds the introduction of California Republican Party Chairman Jim Brulte at the California Republican Party Spring 2015 Organizing Convention in Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.

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  14. Anniversary of Selma march rekindles Ferguson comparisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The images were unforgettable: police tear-gassing kneeling protesters, clubbing them and attacking them on horseback behind a civilian posse. Five decades later, many recalled that moment when police lobbed tear gas at protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, after the police shooting death last year of black 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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  15. Proposals Would Make It Easier for Veterans To Get DegreesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thenew995fm.com

    Gov. Bobby Jindal is asking lawmakers to approve two measures aimed at making it easier for veterans to get a college degree in Louisiana. One bill would require public colleges in the state to accept veterans' course credit from accredited schools that have contracts with the Department of Defense to offer classes through military bases.

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  16. Two Arkansans in Congress go both ways on AmtrakRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    FUNDING CONTINUES: Amtrak funding was continued by the House this week, though Little Rock's congressman, French HIll, initially voted for an amendment to end passenger rail subsidies. A Times correspondent in Washington with an interest in transportation issues provides a report on House action this week on funding fo r Amtrak, the national passenger rail service that includes the Eagle route crossing Arkansas.

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  17. Republicans Set to Replace Obamacare if Court Crushes SubsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Max

    As observers await a Supreme Court decision in the case against Obamacare subsidies, Republican lawmakers are taking up the challenge of drafting a replacement for the historic healthcare law in the event the plaintiffs prevail. According to The New York Times , senior Republicans on both sides of Congress are developing proposals that would determine the fate of the 7.5 million American in 34 states who - depending on the outcome of King v.

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  18. NYAGV Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan Background Check LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    March 4, 2015 - New Yorkers Against Gun Violence welcomes the introduction of bipartisan legislation to keep guns out of the hands of criminals, domestic abusers, terrorists, and the seriously mentally ill. The King-Thompson bill was introduced today by Representative Mike Thompson , Chair of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, and Representatives Peter King , Kathleen Rice , Bob Dold , Elizabeth Esty , Michael Fitzpatrick , Patrick Meehan , and Bennie Thompson .

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  19. Rand Paul searches for green light on caucus proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    Rand Paul has made it no secret that he wants to run for president. He's been the most active potential candidate on the trail in the past two years, and his political team has already installed a baseline campaign operation.

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  20. Maryland after MikulskiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hill

    Sen. Barbara Mikulski is the living, breathing definition of the line, "one of a kind." It is not a cliche or hyperbole to say without reservation that we will not see her like ever again.

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