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  1. Bost turns the tables on Dems attack ad [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Illinoisreview

    ... gn spokesman Jim Forbes. "In Springfield he stood up against Pat Quinn and in Washington he'll stand up against Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi and other liberal Democrats."

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  2. Latest predictions still put Chicago out front for Obama libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Business Journal

    The Barack Obama Foundation narrowed its choices for the Obama presidential library down to four sites, two in Chicago, one in Hawaii, and one in New York, with early prognosticators saying that Chicago is most likely to end up the winner. The Associated Press reported that the University of Illinois at Chicago , the University of Chicago , the University of Hawaii , and Columbia University in New York now have a December deadline for in-depth proposals , with a final decision expected sometime in 2015.

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  3. Why Chicago Will Win the Obama LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | NBC Chicago

    U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a televised address at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014.

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  4. Tuesday Sept. 16: Our World In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... It is the first in a series of high-profile hearings that will measure congressional support for President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria. A tourist sits on a bench beside the statue of comic strip ...

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  5. Bost responds to "rant" adRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... spokesman Jim Forbes. "In Springfield he stood up against Pat Quinn and in Washington he'll stand up against Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi and other liberal Democrats." The ad highlights Bost's famous stand against Chicago politicians on the floor of ...

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  6. Durbin pans House GOP's Syria planRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Politico

    ... for its war against Islamic State militants. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), one of President Barack Obama's closest allies, said Tuesday that he wants a "number of changes" in a House Republican plan - authored primarily by Armed ...

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  7. Dueling ads are no contestRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... But isn't the race to be seen as a "Regular Joe" the key element to many races? Everyone from Scott Brown to Barack Obama emphasizes their "just a regular guy" bona fides. And who can forget the Bush-Gore and even Obama-Romney, "who would you rather ...

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  8. 'Meltdown Mike' Video Plays to Both Sides of AisleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... to take control of the governor's mansion and pick up as many as three other congressional seats in President Barack Obama's normally blue home state. Democrats have trotted out the video, labeling Boost "Meltdown Mike." An ad released by the ...

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  9. Some senators support USW call for duties vs. Chinese tiresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tire Business

    Thirty-one U.S. senators have sent a joint letter to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, supporting the agency's decision to initiate an investigation based on the United Steelworkers union's petitions for countervailing and antidumping duties against passenger and light truck tires imported from China. The senators praised President Barack Obama's September 2009 decision to institute three years' worth of high tariffs against Chinese tires under Section 421 of the Trade Act.

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  10. Congress likely to pass plan to arm and train Syrian rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Day

    ... against the Sunni militants who have occupied much of his country to neighboring Syria. Washington - President Barack Obama's plan to train and equip Syrian rebels in the fight against Islamic State militants appeared headed for quick passage on ...

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  11. A minimum-wage hike finds hope in U.S. heartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden shares a laugh with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Governor Pat Quinn after a round table discussion with small business owners on raising the minimum wage in Chicago, Illinois, August 25, 2014. CREDIT: REUTERS/JIM YOUNG WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's push to raise the minimum wage, which has largely found success in liberal-leaning coastal states to date, could make headway in the conservative heartland in the November elections.

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  12. Video of lawmaker tirade resurfaces in Illinois House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... to take control of the governor's mansion and pick up as many as three other congressional seats in President Barack Obama's normally blue home state. Democrats have trotted out the video, labeling Boost "Meltdown Mike." An ad released by the ...

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  13. Video of Lawmaker Tirade Resurfaces in House RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... to take control of the governor's mansion and pick up as many as three other congressional seats in President Barack Obama's normally blue home state. Democrats have trotted out the video, labeling Boost "Meltdown Mike." An ad released by the ...

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  14. Will The Posse Comitatus Act Force Ice Svu Back To Into Immigration Law EnforcementRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | VDARE

    Barack Obama has openly, publicly, explicitly pledged to break the law and hand away your country- after the midterm elections . Some of you will recognize that I'm one of VDARE.com's newer writers.

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  15. GAO: Obamacare Funding Abortion on Demand at Taxpayer ExpenseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... longstanding Hyde Amendment, which prohibits federal funding of abortion, and the promises made by President Barack Obama. "In an 11th hour ploy to garner a remnant of pro-life congressional Democrats absolutely needed for passage of Obamacare, the ...

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  16. For some insured, U.S. funds at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Thousands of consumers risk losing financial aid for health care premiums under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act unless they clear up lingering questions about their incomes, officials in President Barack Obama's administration said Monday. Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.

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  17. Poll: Illinois voters back referendum issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... a major campaign plank of Democrats nationally ahead of the midterm election, promoted by home state President Barack Obama at a time of increased income inequality. In Illinois, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn has made boosting the minimum wage a ...

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  18. New calls to let Hillary be HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... was the favorite in 2008, too, and ran a notably cautious campaign in trying to fend off then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama. Unlike the Obama campaign, for instance, she failed to highlight the historic nature of her campaign until her concession ...

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  19. Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... he has only four to six months to live, but he hopes to work as long as he can. WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military ...

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  20. Obama's Biggest Flip-Flop on IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | American Thinker

    In a speech on the floor of the United States Senate on June 21, 2006, then-Senator Barack Obama warned against a withdrawal of American troops from Iraq that would endanger Iraq and the United States. Here is the complete text of that speech.

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