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  1. Sun-Times reporter Dave McKinney resigns, calls time off 'house arrest'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... Liston's consulting firm, Adelstein Liston, has worked with Democratic heavyweights including President Barack Obama, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Senate majority leader Harry Reid. A separate company housed at the firm's address is working with the ...

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  2. Will ExxonMobil Finally Protect LGBT Employees?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Advocate

    ... to Work's Tico Almeida. "We hope Illinois will make a finding that Exxon broke the law." After President Barack Obama signed a pair of executive orders making it illegal for federal contractors to discriminate against LGBT employees in July, ...

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  3. Taking back AmericaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... damaging policies by making excuses, they fail to face reality. This is a planned agenda. When then-Sen. Barack Obama announced in 2008 that he was going to fundamentally transform America, few Americans comprehended what that declaration actually ...

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  4. Biden in Illinois: Each vote for Democrats crucialRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... if Democrats lose numbers in the House it will bring the party's progress "to a screeching halt." President Barack Obama was in Chicago on Sunday to help Quinn in his campaign against GOP challenger Bruce Rauner (ROW'-nur). Quinn campaigned Tuesday ...

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  5. Bill and Hillary Clinton are playing a top surrogate role for Democrats in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Defending their allies, Bill and Hillary Clinton are barnstorming the country for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular. With speculation rampant about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a second presidential run, the power couple has blanketed the political map this fall, attending fundraisers and get-out-the-vote rallies for a long roster of Democratic candidates.

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  6. Illinois Republican asked to name one job he's responsible for creating. Crickets.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Swing State Project

    ... been backpedalling from for months now. 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 ...

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  7. Lincoln, Great Manipulator of the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Historians have duly noted how Barack Obama - whose rise is, perhaps, the ultimate legacy of the Great Emancipator - presides in a bitterly polarized political climate that echoes the deep divide Lincoln faced during the Civil War. And much was made of President Obama's decision to name a "team of rivals" to his first-term cabinet, just as Lincoln had surrounded himself with men of opposing politics.

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  8. Senator, NFL Player, Tony Winners Among 2015 New Trier Alumni Achievement WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Henry also has served as an economic advisor to President Barack Obama. William Keith Kellogg III , Class of 1948 . Kellogg is the former longtime president of General Packaging Products in Chicago ...

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  9. Don't Ask the Pentagon Where Its Money GoesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    President Barack Obama proudly signed the law that repealed the Pentagon's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, freeing lesbian, gay, and bisexual Americans to openly serve in the military four years ago. But when it comes to budgeting, the concept lingers on.

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  10. Vice President Joe Biden to campaign for Schneider in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

    ... big-name, national politician to visit Illinois in recent days to campaign for Democratic candidates. President Barack Obama was in Chicago on Sunday to help Gov. Pat Quinn in his campaign against GOP challenger Bruce Rauner. Quinn campaigned ...

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  11. The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogatesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Defending their allies, Bill and Hillary Clinton are barnstorming the country for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular. With speculation rampant about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a second presidential run, the power couple has blanketed the political map this fall, attending fundraisers and get-out-the-vote rallies for a long roster of Democratic candidates.

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  12. The lindane fileRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... the second source was dated 2012. But it still says something that they associated a March 2009 decision to Barack Obama. Anyone who has any knowledge of the FDA knows that it takes years, not weeks, to get a statement from them. On another matter, ...

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  13. The Clintons, the Democrats 2014 super surrogatesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Defending their allies, Bill and Hillary Clinton are barnstorming the country for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular. With speculation rampant about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a second presidential run, the power couple has blanketed the political map this fall, attending fundraisers and get-out-the-vote rallies for a long roster of Democratic candidates.

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  14. Bill Clinton Campaigns For Illinois DemocratsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... governor's races nationwide. Several high-profile Democrats have visited Illinois to stump for Quinn. President Barack Obama headlined a Chicago rally Sunday. Rauner's campaign says it's a sign Democrats are in "full rescue mode." He's repeatedly ...

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  15. DNC Chairwoman Evades Questions About ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Wednesday refused to associate Democratic Senate candidates with President Barack Obama's policies. The issue has become a hot potato for Democrats in the closing weeks of the midterm elections as they try to keep Senate seats in several red states where Obama is unpopular and, with those seats, control of the chamber.

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  16. Bill Clinton busy day campaigning in Illinois and Kentucky help elect DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... " Clinton said as he tried to navigate the difficult political terrain in Kentucky of McConnell using President Barack Obama as the target of McConnell's. The Louisville Courier said that the "Former president told the crowd not to be tricked by ...

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  17. Re: Voter To Obama: "Don't Touch My Girlfriend!"Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsOne

    When President Barack Obama cast his ballot on the first day of early voting in his home state of Illinois, little did he know he would be accused of stealing someone's girlfriend! As the press snapped away, voter Mike Jones , seized the opportunity to joke with Obama about touching his girlfriend fellow voter Aia Cooper , according to KFOR-TV . As Obama stood next to Cooper, Jones suddenly teased, "Don't touch my girlfriend, now!" Cooper, who was taken aback by her guy's boldness, told KFOR, "I didn't know what to say.

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  18. Column: Republicans Appear on Verge of Senate ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    ... suggest is a growing public anxieties and apprehension as the election draws near. The bad news for President Barack Obama and his fellow Democrats at the moment is that voters don't seem to be getting the assurances they are seeking with Ebola and ...

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  19. Bill Schneider:Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    ... versus Richard Gephardt in 1988. Paul Tsongas versus Bill Clinton in 1992. Bill Bradley versus Al Gore in 2000. Barack Obama versus Hillary Clinton in 2008. The difference? Social class. Progressives like Stevenson, McCarthy, McGovern, Hart, ...

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  20. Is Iowa's Joni Ernst a pragmatist or a partisan?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... conservative who likes to solve problems - rather than a tea party candidate who wants to impeach President Barack Obama and abolish the Department of Education and the IRS - will decide the race and possibly determine whether the Democrats retain ...

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