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  1. Laura Washington: A crowd gathers to challenge Mark KirkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... leaders reportedly are pushing Zopp, an African-American. They supposedly argue that, without President Barack Obama on the ticket, the party needs someone who can get black folks to the polls. Now, there's a potent message to the base. In other ...

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  2. Members of Congress: ISIS making gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    Iraq's lack of national unity in the fight against ISIS threatens to splinter the country into several parts, a defense expert and two members of Congress said Sunday. "This is a terrorist problem that affects us, and we have to take a more forward-leaning posture," said Michele Flournoy, who served as Defense Department under secretary of policy during President Barack Obama's first term, on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday.

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  3. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... lower, at 48 percent, way back in May 2008 when she was being pushed out of the presidential race by then Sen. Barack Obama. It has been a steady fall from the 66 percent favorable rating she had as secretary of state in November 2009. For 78% of ...

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  4. Iran talks become nightmare for liberalsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... to come up with a final deal that passes the straight-face test. Consider what has occurred since President Barack Obama announced the "historic" framework: It's obvious Iran and the administration have no common understanding. Iran has rejected ...

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  5. As usual, short-term band-aid fixes from CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    ... dispute - the fate of the nation's domestic surveillance program - with a short-term fix. Backed by President Barack Obama, the House overwhelmingly approved legislation last week phasing out the National Security Agency's collection and storage of ...

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  6. Murray Energy expects more than 1,800 coal mine layoffs in AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... gas to generate electricity ... and the ongoing destruction of the United States coal industry by President Barack Obama." The company also blasted West Virginia's severance tax to unearth coal. United Mine Workers of America President Cecil Roberts ...

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  7. Broad coalition rallies to defeat Obama on Trans-Pacific trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Herald

    Twenty years ago, when President Bill Clinton was urging Congress to enact sweeping trade legislation over objections of important constituents in his own party, the face of the opposition were the middle-aged white, male leaders of the AFL-CIO. For President Barack Obama, the dynamic may feel the same -- trying to find enough Democrats to help Republicans pass a trade deal -- but the coalition is a lot broader.

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  8. Pew: Hillary s favorability plummets 17 points, lowest in 7 yearsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... lower, at 48 percent, way back in May 2008 when she was being pushed out of the presidential race by then Sen. Barack Obama. It has been a steady fall from the 66 percent favorable rating she had as secretary of state in November 2009. Comments: ...

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  9. National View: OtherWordsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Still, the federal government has injected $6 billion into carbon-capture coal to date. And President Barack Obama's proposed 2016 budget calls for wasting another $2 billion in tax credits on this pipe dream. Lawmakers backed by Big Fossil aren't ...

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  10. National briefs: Ruptured pipeline had no automatic shut-off switchRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... Senate's voice vote early Saturday followed House passage Tuesday of the measure, which will go to President Barack Obama for his signature. The Highway Trust Fund's current authority to reimburse states for transportation spending is set to expire ...

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  11. Congress' familiar path: short-term solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... a meeting with Senate Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, May 22, 2015. Supporters of President Barack Obama's trade agenda hope to fend off hostile Senate amendments Friday and send a major trade bill to the House, where another fierce ...

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  12. Her vision turned a golf course into a place of honorRead the original story

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    ... campaigns. She worked with Leonardo DiCaprio, Blake Shelton and politicians like a young Illinois senator named Barack Obama. Her

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  13. Pot Penalty Bill PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | RiverBender.com

    ... young age, that he might not be the president of the United States today," Noland said of former State Sen. Barack Obama, who revealed his marijuana and cocaine use in his first book, Dreams from My Father. "This is a history-altering type of an ...

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  14. Pew: Hillary s favorability' plummets17 points, lowest in 7 yearsRead the original story

    Saturday | Lucianne.com

    ... lower, at 48 percent, way back in May 2008 when she was being pushed out of the presidential race by then Sen. Barack Obama. It has been a steady fall from the 66 percent favorable rating she had as secretary of state in November 2009. PewA s report ...

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  15. U.S. Senators Urge Obama to Block Arctic Oil DrillingRead the original story

    Saturday | Marine News

    ... Bernie Sanders of Vermont, an independent. The senators also said drilling in the Arctic contradicted President Barack Obama's efforts to limit emissions linked to climate change. Shell CEO Ben van Beurden vowed to keep exploring the Arctic at an ...

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  16. Coal-mine companies expect 2,267 layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... gas to generate electricity a and the ongoing destruction of the United States coal industry by President Barack Obama." The company also blasted West Virginia's severance tax to unearth coal. "These are historically some of the most productive ...

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  17. Congress Votes to Extend Federal Funds for Highways Through JulyRead the original story

    Saturday | Bloomberg

    ... Senate's voice vote early Saturday followed House passage Tuesday of the measure, which will go to President Barack Obama for his signature. The Highway Trust Fund's current authority to reimburse states for transportation spending is set to expire ...

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  18. Rubin: Iran negotiations are turning into liberals' nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to come up with a final deal that passes the straight-face test. Consider what has occurred since President Barack Obama announced the "historic" framework: It's obvious that Iran and the administration have no common understanding. Iran has ...

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  19. Brasch WordsAMERICANS Need to Tear Down Our WallRead the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    AT THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION, DENVER, Colo., Aug. 26, 2008 [Updated 11:30PM MT] -- As Denver police sprayed tear gas and shot pepper balls at radical protestors in a park more than a mile from the Democratic National Convention here, a prospective first lady of the United States told a compelling story of a black family's hard work, struggles and slow rise to the pinnacle of American politics. On Monday night, while nearly a hundred demonstrators went to a makeshift jail, that journey brought the Obama family to center stage before nearly 20,000 wildly cheering Democrats who promise to put her and Sen. Barack Obama in the White House in November.

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  20. Dungeons of DebtBEST Buy Charges $15 to Pay Bills Days Before they're DueRead the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    ... drop since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, wiping out $800 billion in assets in a 504-point dive. Democratic Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) blamed McCain and President Bush for "the most serious financial crisis that we've seen in generations," while Gov. ...

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