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  1. Hagel: ISIL 'beyond anything' we've seenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Politico

    The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is "beyond anything that we've seen" and poses a greater terrorism threat than Al Qaeda, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday.

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  2. Mitch McConnell's talk of showdown with Obama: Anything out of the ordinary?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky answers a question during a candidates forum at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance headquarters on Wednesday in Louisville, Ky.

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  3. Colorado's Mark Udall gets ad boost in Senate raceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This July 9, 2014 file phoyo shows Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo. speakin on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  4. Trial on Miss. election challenge set for Sept. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A trial is set to begin Sept. 15 for a lawsuit that seeks to undo a Republican runoff victory by Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran.

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  5. Sen. McCaskill to Hold Hearing on Militarization of PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., will hold a hearing in September on the militarization of local police, a spokesperson for McCaskill confirms.

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  6. FHA pushes blueprint to help lenders lift credit overlaysRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Housing Wire

    The most important agenda for Federal Housing Administration moving forward is creating a more transparent blueprint for lenders so that they have more underwriting confidence and can remove some of their credit overlays and lend to a broader credit box for FHA-backed loans.

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  7. Has the credit restriction pendulum swung too far?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Housing Wire

    Current rules and practices regarding credit boxes for both underserved and middle class borrowers have to be reformed, according to several of the leading voices speaking at the Bipartisan Policy Center Housing Commission's regional forum being held Thursday in Sun Valley, Idaho.

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  8. John Bolton, former Bush UN ambassador, endorses Bill CassidyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    John Bolton , the Bush administration's U.N ambassador and a supporter of an interventionist U.S. foreign policy, endorsed Rep. Bill Cassidy 's Senate campaign.

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  9. Ad watch: Democrats fault Tillis for education fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Times Herald

    Republican senatorial candidate Thom Tillis responds during a televised debate April 23 at WRAL television studios in Raleigh, N.C. / Gerry Broome, AP This ad accuses Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis, the state House speaker, of cutting funding for education by $500 million while giving tax breaks to yacht and jet owners.

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  10. Poll shows Brown nearly tied with ShaheenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    A new poll shows that a possible race between U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Republican Scott Brown is a tossup.

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  11. The 'Honest Politician' strikes againRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    The satirical Senate candidate, who also made an appearance earlier this year in Kentucky , is pretending to run for office under the banner of the anti-corruption group Represent.Us.

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  12. Sen. Mike Lee: Government regulation has become like 'helicopter parents'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Government has become like a helicopter parent with its thousands of pages of business regulations that stifle innovation and job creation, Sen. Mike Lee said Thursday.

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  13. Super PACs take aim at N.H. Senate hopeful Scott BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Two federal super PACs are launching a barrage of ads against Republican Scott Brown in his New Hampshire US Senate bid.

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  14. GAO: Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swapRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    This August 2014 file photo provided by Eugene R. Fidell shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl preparing to be interviewed by Army investigators.

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  15. McCaskill to Hold Police Militarization HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Roll Call

    McCaskill will hold hearings on the militarization of local police in wake of Ferguson events.

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  16. Udall re-election bid dogged by Obamacare cancellationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Sen. Mark Udall's support for Obamacare came back to haunt him again Thursday with the release of figures showing that thousands more Coloradans have had their health-insurance policies cancelled.

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  17. In Battle for Senate Control, Spotlight on AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    Alaskans are braced for a continued barrage of television ads between now and Election Day in November, bashing or burnishing the reputations of the two men seeking to win Alaska's potentially pivotal, nationally watched Senate race.

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  18. Nuclear Site Whistleblower Ordered Back on the JobRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Government Executive

    An environmental safety specialist who had been fired in 2011 by an Energy Department contractor was ordered reinistated on Tuesday after the Labor Department determined that the employer retaliated against her for raising concerns about atomic waste disposal procedures at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state.

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  19. Case of IG Who Sat Idle for 2 Years Continues to Trouble GrassleyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Government Executive

    Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, long critical of the how the government handled a lengthy ethics probe of recently retired National Archives and Records Administration watchdog Paul Brachfeld, is calling in the FBI.

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  20. GOP Hawks Push Obama to Up the Ante After FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Government Executive

    "We have to go in, and it's more than pin-prick airstrikes," Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., said Thursday on Fox News.

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