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  1. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.

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  2. Sneak Peek - Caroline Kennedy to Be Featured on Next 60 MINUTES, 4/12Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... this is obviously much more important," Kennedy says of her ambassadorship. Kennedy and her late uncle, Sen. Edward Kennedy, helped elect Obama in his first campaign by endorsing him early over Hillary Clinton. Does she have the President's ear, ...

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  3. Sen. Kennedy RememberedWAS Kennedy Good for Health Care?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 28. 2009 -- In the fall of my senior year at American University in Washington, D.C. I was an Intern in Senator Ted Kennedy's Health, Education, Labor and Policy Committee Office. My experience as an intern was probably vastly different than most as I started about two weeks before Sept.

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  4. MomentumKATE McGARRIGLE: a Sound from Another TimeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | American Reporter

    Not long after, as the Watergate scandal heated up and the economy soured, a bumper sticker sprouted up that read "Don't Blame Me. I'm From Massachusetts."

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  5. Dershowitz: Boston Bomber Won't Get Death for 'Gruesome' CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | News Max

    Remorseless Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will not be executed for his role in the horrific Boston Marathon bombings - even though "if ever a crime deserved the death penalty, it's this one," famed civil-rights lawyer Alan Dershowitz tells Newsmax TV. "Tsarnaev is going to spend the rest of his life in prison and will die in prison, not as a result of execution," Dershowitz said Thursday on the "Steve Malzberg Show."

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  6. The WilliesTHE Watchman ComethRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    Remember Sen. Ted Kennedy's description of the kind of America we would if Robert Bork, a conservative solicitor general for President Nixon during the Watergate years, was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court? "Robert Bork's America is a land in which women would be forced into back-alley abortions, blacks would sit at segregated lunch counters, rogue police could break down citizens' doors in midnight raids, schoolchildren could not be taught about evolution, writers and artists would be censored at the whim of government, and the doors of the federal courts would be shut on the fingers of millions of citizens for whom the judiciary is often the only protector of the individual rights that are the heart of our democracy."

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  7. Don't kill Dzhokhar TsarnaevRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Philly.com

    ... is what they mean by closing the loop. The circle starts with this quote from an open letter written by Sen. Edward Kennedy to the Los Angeles district attorney on May 18, 1969 -- pleading for the life of Sirhan Sirhan, the man convicted of ...

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  8. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.

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  9. Neal Hooks: RFRA law discriminatory, not intolerantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Silver City Sun-News

    Recently, the governor of Indiana set off a firestorm of controversy by signing into law a Religious Freedom Restoration Act, or RFRA. The purpose of the law is to ensure religious freedom.

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  10. My Friend LucyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | RedState

    ... in 2010, when they were on CNN together and Erickson disparaged the memory of the recently deceased Senator Edward Kennedy, saying Democrats wouldn't have lost his Senate seat if Kennedy had resigned when he learned he had brain cancer instead of ...

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  11. Democratic Rep. Capps to retire from CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | USA Today

    ... Laura Capps is a former speechwriter for Bill Clinton and also worked as communications director for Sen. Edward Kennedy and John Kerry's presidential campaign. The race in California's 24th district would likely be a competitive one and could also ...

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  12. GoLocalWorcester | Politics | Giorgio: Are You Really Ready for Hillary?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Go Local

    Are you "Ready for Hillary" has been the mantra for the Clintonians for the past few years. They are salivating at the prospect of another Clinton Presidency.

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  13. Rep. Comstock Gives Nod To Orrin Hatch for Turn To The RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | News Max

    Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-Va., raised as a lifelong Democrat, was working in the office of Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., when the idea occurred to her that she needed to veer sharply to the right. That turn took her to Congress, replacing Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., and to this day, she credits U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, for her sudden change of heart.

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  14. Tribute on opening of the Edward M. Kennedy InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The late Sen. Ted Kennedy first inspired me announcing the Basic Grant program at an event in the early '70s, operationalizing his belief that higher education should be a right, not a privilege. In the mid-80s he left a message on my cell that the grant I had requested as president of North Shore Community College to fight gang recruitment of middle schoolers had been approved.

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  15. Republican surrender in Indiana emboldens secular bulliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | SILive.com

    Opponents of Indiana Senate Bill 101, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, rallied to push for a state law that specifically bars discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Vicious.

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  16. Former head of UMD now leads Ted Kennedy InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | SouthCoastToday.com

    She left her post as chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2012. But last summer, she went back to work.

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  17. U.S. Marshal John Gibbons honored with Henry Butova AwardRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | MassLive.com

    The qualities of teamwork, leadership, and communication were instilled in U.S. Marshal John Gibbons on the football field and carried throughout his decorated career in law enforcement. The 2015 Henry Butova Award winner grew up in Newark, New Jersey, where he established himself as a great two-way player, playing both running back and linebacker in high school, before becoming a full-time running back when he attended American International College in the mid 1970s.

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  18. Editorial: Sen. Menendez indictment taints his image, but he should not resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | NJ.com

    The federal indictment of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, a Hudson County icon, was like a kick in the gut for the many admirers of the senator who read the court document's portrayal of a man living a lifestyle that most of his constituents can only dream about. Menendez often describes himself as the son of immigrant parents who struggled to raise a family.

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  19. Family of Kennedy crash victim hopes to improve her legacyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | The Citizens' Voice

    She was the pretty, young woman who drowned in a Chappaquiddick Island waterway in 1969 after U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy drove his car off a bridge and fled, derailing his presidential aspirations. Kopechne's family hopes a book they're about to be release, entitled "Our Mary Jo," and a scholarship fund started in her name at Misericordia University in Dallas will finally give her a proper identity.

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  20. The whitewashing of Ted KennedyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | Minot Daily News

    Imagine an eighth grader, presented with a portrayal of Sen. Edward Kennedy, the late patriarch of the "royal family" of American politics. The student would learn nothing but legends about "the greatest senator of all time," as Sen. Ed Markey proclaimed.

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