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  1. Letter: Affordable Care Act working for more than 8 million so farRead the original story

    40 min ago | The Advocate

    ... han take the selfish approach to repeal the entire program, given its net benefits to Americans. I'm sure Sen. Mary Landrieu is as wealthy as her two major opponents who ran in the primary. I applaud and admire her unselfishness.

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  2. The Only Democratic Operative With Holiday CheerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... to the Center for Responsive Politics. Democrats lost in all of those places save Louisiana, where Democrat Mary Landrieu is behind in a runoff. "They ran a near-perfect campaign," said Marsh. "They had a strategy and they never lost sight of it for ...

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  3. GOP Senate Candidate Bill Cassidy Says LSU Part-Time Job Is a 'Non-Issue'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The documents, first published Tuesday by the Louisiana news website The American Zombie, have become a late campaign issue for Cassidy just two weeks before he heads to a runoff election against incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu. Among the documents released is a collection of timesheets that indicate Cassidy worked as few as seven hours in one month for his part-time teaching job that earned him $2,000 a month in addition to his Congressional salary.

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  4. Questions raised about Bill Cassidy's part-time teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... $20,000 a year until he left in April, when the Republican Cassidy launched his campaign to unseat U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat. He frequently mentions teaching doctors in his campaign speeches. The available time records show that Cassidy ...

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  5. Questions raised about Bill Cassidya s part-time teachingRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Associated Press by BILL HABER -- U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., acknowledges supporters at her election night headquarters in New Orleans on Nov. 4. A Landrieu campaign spokesman said Wednesday night that documents posted by bloggers raise questions about U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy's part-time teaching at the old charity hospital in Baton Rouge. Cassidy had worked for two decades at the LSU Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge prior to joining the U.S. House of Representatives in January 2009.

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  6. It's Thanksgiving, thank fracking for lower pump pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and those are the people Mr. Obama listens to. However, politics change, and after Republicans take over Mary Landrieu's Senate seat in Louisiana next month, the American people will have spoken in a clear, unmistakable collective voice. If Mr. ...

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  7. This Thanksgiving ad attacks Obama for two minutes straightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A conservative super PAC is marking the Thanksgiving holiday by releasing a two-minute ad that relentlessly attacks President Obama's record. The Conservative War Chest ad, released Wednesday, is designed to help Rep. Bill Cassidy , the front-runner against Sen. Mary Landrieu in next month's U.S. Senate runoff.

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  8. Republican wins La. runoff money raceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Hill

    Rep. Bill Cassidy pulled in about a half-million dollars more than incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu over the last month, Federal Election Commission records show. Landrieu raised $1.5 million ahead of their runoff, while Cassidy pulled in $2.1 million from Oct. 16 to Nov. 16. The FEC posted a letter on its website on Wednesday warning the Cassidy campaign that its filing was late, but the campaign produced a FedEx receipt showing the documents were delivered on Monday and provided them to The Hill.

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  9. Top Louisiana Republican admits there is no voter fraud, so it's time to set up voter fraud programRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... to prevent voter ID fraud in the upcoming Senate election between U.S. Rep Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA). "This program has been put together in an effort to prevent voter fraud and guarantee a fair and impartial election on ...

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  10. Landrieu, Cassidy spar over past LSU medical paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    Sen. Mary Landrieu is arguing Rep. Bill Cassidy may have wrongly billed Louisiana State University while a member of Congress, but Cassidy is pushing back hard at what he says are bogus allegations. Late Tuesday, a handful of local Louisiana political blogs released internal emails and school records they say call into question whether Cassidy remained on payroll as a congressman while not contributing at the school, that he wrongly logged hours at LSU while he was in Washington, and that he maintained tenure when he didn't meet the minimum requirements.

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  11. The Epic Two-Minute Attack Ad That Will Hit Mary Landrieu on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... buy that could go as high as $100,000. Into the gap left by Democrats, who have started to cut bait on Senator Mary Landrieu, comes this spot: Two minutes of attacks on Barack Obama's SCOTUS defeats, executive orders, treaty negotiations, and ...

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  12. ML Strategies Energy and Environment Update: Week of 11/24/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    Prior to recessing for the Thanksgiving holiday, the House and Senate both took several votes and introduced numerous pieces of legislation on energy and environment related issues last week. After the House approved their version of Keystone XL pipeline legislation the previous week, the Senate failed to move an identical bill , from Senators Mary Landrieu and John Hoeven November 18. The one-vote loss, 59-41, is yet another hit to Senator Landrieu's runoff election campaign against Representative Bill Cassidy , and soon-to-be Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is confident that the upper chamber will pass Keystone language in the 114th Congress.

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  13. Campaign setbacks have Landrieu scrambling for supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Sen. Mary Landrieu has turned to churches, community leaders and her Democratic colleagues in the Senate in a last-ditch rush to rally her base and raise money as she fights for her political life ahead of a Dec. 6 runoff election in Louisiana. Campaign setbacks have Landrieu scrambling for support WASHINGTON - Sen. Mary Landrieu has turned to churches, community leaders and her Democratic colleagues in the Senate in a last-ditch rush to rally her base and raise money as she fights for her political life ahead of a Dec. 6 runoff election in Louisiana.

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  14. Hillary Clinton hosting fundraiser for Mary LandrieuRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    The former secretary of State will host a New York City fundraiser on Monday for Sen. Mary Landrieu, according to the Times-Picayune . The Louisiana Democrat is considered an underdog against GOP Rep. Bill Cassidy in the Dec. 6 runoff.

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  15. Sen. Mary Landrieu and Rep. Bill Cassidy denounce proposed EPA ozone rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Times-Picayune

    Congressional Republicans promised Wednesday to fight new EPA regulations that would lower ground-level ozone standards, warning of huge hits to the American economy. "This is said to be the most costly and expansive regulation for Louisiana's energy and manufacturing industries," said Rep. Bill Cassidy , R-Baton Rouge who is running for the Senate in Louisiana's Dec. 6 runoff election against Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu .

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  16. Hillary Clinton Being Selective Speaking About Policy IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton campaigns for Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., during the "Women with Mary Geaux Vote" event at the Sugar Mill on Nov. 1, 2014 in New Orleans, La. WASHINGTON - Hillary Rodham Clinton offered praise for President Barack Obama's executive actions to stave off deportation for millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.

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  17. Misleading on Education Cuts in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FactCheck.org

    A new ad from Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu takes liberties with the facts to make the claim that her opponent, Rep. Bill Cassidy, "voted to cut $86 million from Louisiana schools." Cassidy voted for a Republican budget that called for deep cuts to nondefense discretionary spending.

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  18. Candidates in US Senate race create memorable adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In a sea of political ads, it's sometimes hard to get noticed, but there have been two commercials that were released late in the US Senate race that stick out. It may be hard to remember who appropriated what for which border fence or who's bill did what for the failed Keystone Pipeline, but chances are Louisiana voters know Congressman Bill Cassidy sometimes loses his place in a speech or that a young girl confuses Sen. Mary Landrieu with President Barack Obama at a spelling bee.

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  19. George Washington's ThanksgivingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Spero News

    Dietrich von Hildebrand's memoir of his life of heroic consistency of belief and action in Germany in the midst of the Holocaust. Political expedience may rule in the U.S. Senate, where Democrats who have opposed the Keystone pipeline project may change their minds to keep incumbent Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu in office.

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  20. GOP 'voter integrity program' stirs passions in La. --...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... runoff. The Republican congressman bought $530,526 on broadcast and another $59,200 on cable. Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu is set to outspend Cassidy this week by about $56,000, $471,000 to $398,000. But for the final week, Landrieu has currently ...

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