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  1. A Quick Whirl Around the Fracking World: 18 Dec 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Fire Dog Lake

    ... with public ownership." She specifically addresses fracking, too, and the Keystone XL pipeline. *USA. Sen Mitch McConnell (R-KY) says "the first action taken on his watch will be passing a bill to build the controversial Keystone XL pipeline." *USA. ...

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  2. Grimes: Paul can't run for two offices at onceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | CNN

    ... on the ballot twice for two offices," Grimes, the Democrat who challenged soon-to-be Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell this fall, told WHAS in Louisville. Her comments came in Grimes' first interview after losing by 15 percentage points to ...

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  3. U.S. Republicans look for ways to block normal ties with CubaRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Reuters

    ... allow any legislation to move in the House of Representatives that would ease the embargo. Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, who will be the Senate Majority Leader in the new Congress, has yet to comment on the restoration of Cuban-American ties.

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  4. The Keystone Pipeline Debate In The New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Manufacturing.net

    ... to get a lot more red. A recent article by The Associated Press reported on incoming majority leader Senator Mitch McConnell's optimistic response to the vote. McConnell said, "I look forward to the new Republican majority taking up and passing the ...

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  5. Last Call: Cuba Context, Leaked Drone Damage, Obama on Line 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | US News & World Report

    ... "Are you Ruth?" Ginsburg: "Yes." Captain: "Would you like some candy?" Lemons: Would you buy a used car from Mitch McConnell? The Washington Post reports that a Gallup poll shows car salespeople have a better public image than members of Congress. ...

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  6. Senate Will Take Up Coal BattleRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WASHINGTON (AP) - Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pledged on Wednesday to do all he can to stop President Barack Obama's coal plant regulations, saying a White House ...

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  7. Five clues about the next Congress in the chaotic end to this oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    Speaker of the House John Boehner , Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell . The 113th Congress officially came to a chaotic end this week when lawmakers scrambled to pass a spending bill and confirm a host of President Obama's executive branch nominees.

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  8. Alison Lundergan Grimes is back, and she's taking aim at Rand PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Hot Air

    Once hailed in the press as the Democratic candidate in 2014's " marquee race ," which could see the Republican Senate minority leader unceremoniously defenestrated by Kentucky's voters. Grimes' loss to Mitch McConnell was among the first heartbreak of election night for liberal Democrats when her race was among the earliest to be called for the Republican candidate.

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  9. Stocking stuffers and over-the-top gifts for politicialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    ... teeth. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) went all out with an over-the-top present for the soon-to-be-Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) when Cruz pushed his constitutional point of order on executive action on immigration, ruined his colleagues' weekend ...

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  10. The four biggest things Marco Rubio's Cuba moment said about his political futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    ... even as other Republicans had not said where they stood. A telling moment came when Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was asked about Cuba and basically deferred to Rubio. "I think he knows more about this than almost anybody in the ...

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  11. Health insurer receives $65 million federal loanRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Washington Times

    ... of a federal discount. CMS announced the loan this week. It drew sharp criticism from Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, who said it "raises serious questions" about the stability of the program. "If Obamacare were really such a success story in ...

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  12. Good riddance, 113 t hRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Embrace much-needed tax reform that might recapture corporate investments now stuck overseas? No, Sen. Mitch McConnell said this week his first action will be to bring up legislation to force the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, the ...

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  13. Election 2014Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Madison Courier

    ... seats of city officials following Tuesday's elections. Wednesday, November 5, 2014 LOUISVILLE (AP) - Sen. Mitch McConnell overcame a fierce challenge from Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes on Tuesday as Republicans took control of the U.S. Senate, ...

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  14. Grimes Threatens Legal Action if Rand Paul Seeks 2016 Reelection and Presidential RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Breitbart.com

    Alison Lundergan Grimes, Kentucky's secretary of state and failed Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, says she is prepared to take Sen. Rand Paul to court if he attempts to run for both reelection and president in 2016. Weeks after her midterm challenge to Sen. Mitch McConnell ended in defeat, Grimes spoke to WHAS11 about the prospect of a Paul presidential candidacy, making it clear that Kentucky Democrats will put up a fight.

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  15. Cromnibus compromise shows Republicans ready to governRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Examiner.com

    ... with a majority of both parties. The cromnibus vote gives an indication of the ability of John Boehner and Mitch McConnell to assemble a working bipartisan majority on at least some issues. This will allow some of the more independent Republicans to ...

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  16. Rand Paul on Cuba: Open Trade a Better Way to Fight CommunismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Roll Call

    ... Senate, so we haven't been able to do it." Paul's senior colleague from Kentucky, incoming Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, has told CQ Roll Call he plans to dedicate substantial floor time to processing the 12 regular appropriations measures next ...

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  17. These Are A Few Of Politicians' Favorite ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Switched

    ... for him. But I also knew he loved me because he'd never ask me to do such a thing," Pelosi said. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) talked to Yahoo News in February 2013 about the best way to drink bourbon. "The best way to drink it, in my opinion, is to ...

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  18. Republican control of Senate boosts prospects for TPA and TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Hill

    ... 4, President Obama, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), and the incoming Senate Majority Leader, Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), all cited international trade as one of the issues where bipartisan cooperation is feasible. However, while the ...

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  19. The four biggest things Marco Rubioa s Cuba moment said about his political futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    ... even as other Republicans had not said where they stood. A telling moment came when Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was asked about Cuba and basically deferred to Rubio. "I think he knows more about this than almost anybody in the ...

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  20. Alison Lundergan Grimes Vows to Sue Rand Paul if He Runs for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | National Review Online

    Grimes is vowing to sue Rand Paul is he tries to run for reelection to the Senate and for president in 2016. "The law is clear," Grimes, who lost her Senate bid to Kentucky senator Mitch McConnell earlier this year, told Louisville's WHAS-11 TV on Wednesday.

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