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  1. US Republican Jeb Bush to Visit Germany, Estonia, PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Voice of America

    ... a Bush aide said on Monday. Foreign policy has been growing in importance in the battle to determine President Barack Obama's successor, with Republicans questioning Obama's handling of the threat from Islamic State and Russia's aggression against ...


  2. Sharpton: GOP Opposes Loretta Lynch To 'Send A Message To Overly...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Civil rights activist, tax cheat and MSNBC host Al Sharpton opined on "PoliticsNation" that Republicans were holding up a vote on President Barack Obama's Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch to "send a message" to "overly qualified women or blacks." "There [is] also some level of dog-whistling here, because they did confirm the Secretary of Defense and others," Sharpton said.


  3. T a Leoni, Gina Rodriguez, Tim Daly Join WH Correspondents'...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    ... year by "Saturday Night Live" performer Cecily Strong and it will also feature a humorous speech by President Barack Obama. This year's event will be telecast live by C-SPAN and MSNBC, both confirmed. C-SPAN's coverage that night starts at 6 p.m. ...


  4. Another OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    With Hillary Clinton's announcement that she is running for president of these United States, the 2016 election season is officially underway. Her announcement was not much of a surprise for those of us who even remotely follow politics; in fact, following her defeat in 2008 to then Senator Barack Obama in the Democratic primaries, we knew we hadn't seen the last of her and her omnipresent husband.


  5. GOP's Darin LaHood favored in race to replace SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... than his father, who held the seat before Schock and was transportation secretary for Democratic President Barack Obama . Neither LaHood nor his campaign spokeswoman, Kayleen Carlson , both who were traveling to Washington Monday morning, ...


  6. Clinton trying to recapture that old New Hampshire magicRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... in the Iowa caucuses and propelled her into a months-long battle for the nomination finally won by then-Sen. Barack Obama. Last year, when Clinton spoke to a rally in New Hampshire ahead of the midterm elections, she recalled the dark days of her ...


  7. DC streets to close for Arab-American Cultural FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    Several streets will close on Saturday for the National Arab-American Cultural Festival in D.C. The event is scheduled to take DC streets to close for Arab-American Cultural Festival WASHINGTON --Several streets will close on Saturday for the National Arab-American Cultural Festival in D.C. The event is scheduled to take Check out this story on A woman walks past a "road closed" sign on November 3, 2008 near the Grant Park where US Democratic presidential candidate Illinois Senator Barack Obama will hold his election night rally in Chicago, Illinois.


  8. Hillary Clinton's campaign rolls into New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    ... the White House. And after Hillary Clinton finished an abysmal third in Iowa's 2008 caucus -- behind then-Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. John Edwards -- the former first lady came into New Hampshire and won. The Clintons have kept up connections in the ...


  9. Could this be Loretta Lynch's week?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... have been growing increasingly frustrated and angry with the lack of a vote on Lynch. Last week, President Barack Obama said it's " embarrassing " that no vote has been held yet, and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said he might try to ...


  10. Justice of the Day - John Paul StevensRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Stevens' legal victories in this area). A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President ...


  11. NYTimes takes stenography from GOP hit bookRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Clinton's philanthropies. [. . .] On the campaign trail in 2008, Hillary Clinton, along with then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama, opposed the deal. So when Giustra had already directed hundreds of millions of dollars to the Clinton Foundation, she ...


  12. UFCW takes legal action against Wal-Mart closings - NLRB tackles...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Politico

    ... of the shuttered stores, in Pico Rivera, Calif." NLRB TAKES ON RIGHT-TO-WORK: President Barack Obama's National Labor Relations Board has an answer to Republicans in states like Kentucky and Illinois who are experimenting with ...


  13. Cleaver Sees Potential in Administration's Action on Police BrutalityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Roll Call

    ... Justice Department to investigate a handful of departments a year. Money is tight in Washington, but President Barack Obama in December asked Congress to provide $263 million in matching grants to help police buy body cameras. He also established a ...


  14. Confirmation standoff continues in the Senate, though senior GOP...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Politico

    ... than 130 idling in committees. So far, though, only McCain has admitted to deliberately stymieing President Barack Obama's picks. But even as the GOP Senate Judiciary Committee moves at a pace similar to that of last year's Democratic Senate, ...


  15. Obama's Three PremisesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... to the United States. On September 19, 2001 a story ran in the Hyde Park Herald containing then-State-Senator Barack Obama's response to the 9-11 events. Obama had this to say of the heinous actions of that day We must also engage, however, in the ...


  16. "Governor Cuomo is showing great interest in leadership."Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bloomberg

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's trade mission to Cuba, where he will become the first U.S. governor to visit the Communist nation since President Barack Obama eased travel restrictions, may open a new front in domestic politics. Cuomo, who will fly to the island Monday, will bring the national spotlight that comes with being governor of the Empire State.


  17. On Native GroundOIL Drilling in the Arctic: an Ecological Disaster Waiting to HappenRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    AURORA, Colo., July 30, 2008 -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain brought his trademark humor and down-home charm to Colorado for the second time in a week today, seeking to shore up support in this "battleground state." The Arizona Senator continued to gain ground on his Democratic rival, Illinois Senator Barack Obama, but admitted "we still have a lot of work to do."


  18. MomentumNO More Mr. Nice GuyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... in American history accepted the party's nomination with "profound gratitude and great humility." Senator Barack Obama (D-Ill.) accepted the party's nomination for President of the United States to thunderous applause, tears of joy and ...


  19. On Native GroundMcCAIN, Obama Both Come Up Short on Global Issues in DebateRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... the United States ever trust its own people to do the same? If it believed in us, it could. Last night, Sen. Barack Obama spoke to the U.S. Senate before the bailout legislation was voted upon, and he quoted a statement in the first Fireside Chat of ...


  20. PunditFact fact-checks the April 19 news showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PolitiFact

    A clause about abortion funding in an otherwise noncontroversial sex trafficking bill has stopped the Senate from voting to confirm President Barack Obama's nominee for attorney general, Loretta Lynch. We'll get into the clause and the stalemate in a second.