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  1. In control, Republicans see budget as way to push agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Next year, House Republicans will try again to transform Medicare and Medicaid, repeal the Affordable Care Act, shrink domestic spending and substantially cut the highest tax rates through the budget process. Then they will leave it to the new Senate Republican majority to decide how far to press the party's small-government vision, senior House aides said this week.


  2. Heller vs. Wicker: Battle for NRSC Chair Goes Down to WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | National Journal

    After a hard-fought midterm campaign that signaled the end of many of their colleagues' careers, senators will huddle Thursday morning to reelect the same leadership teams they had in 2014 to lead the new Republican-controlled Congress. But Thursday's leadership elections won't be entirely without drama, as Republicans plan to elect a new chairman of the Senate's top campaign arm, choosing between two candidates who are fighting hard for pledges from their colleagues.


  3. NOM Out to Oust Pro-Equality Sen. Rob PortmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Advocate

    The National Organization for Marriage plans to target Republican U.S. senator Rob Portman of Ohio for defeat when he comes up for reelection in 2016 and if he makes a presidential run, saying it will let voters know he supports "redefining marriage" because of his gay son. "Rob Portman can forget about getting elected President of the United States," said NOM president Brian Brown in a blog post this week.


  4. Ohio's top politicians lobby for Dayton to keep NCAA First FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    Three of the Buckeye State's biggest political names are throwing their support behind an effort to keep the NCAA First Four in Dayton. In a letter dated Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Mike Turner , R-Dayton, and U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman came together to urge NCAA President Mark Emmert to keep the event at the University of Dayton through 2018.


  5. Legislators push for Dayton to keep NCAA First FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Ohio legislators are putting their muscle behind a push to keep opening rounds of the NCAA Men's basketball tournament in Dayton. Representative Mike Turner and Senators Rob Portman and Sherrod Brown sent a joint letter to NCAA President Dr. Mark Emmert urging the continued use of the University of Dayton Arena.


  6. House Republicans have just the budget for a new Republican SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Kos

    House Republicans have been waiting for this moment, a Republican Senate that will set a new agenda for the country with them based on an old budget . House Republican officials said the first budget blueprint of the 114th Congress will not stray far from the plans drafted by Representative Paul D. Ryan, Republican of Wisconsin and the departing Budget Committee chairman.


  7. Club for Growth endorses six GOP senators for re-election in 2016Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Washington Times

    As both sides continue to pick up the pieces from the 2014 midterm elections, the conservative Club for Growth on Wednesday cast its gaze a bit further ahead, throwing its support behind six Republican U.S. senators up for re-election in 2016. The group's political action committee is endorsing Sens. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Mike Lee of Utah, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Marco Rubio of Florida, Tim Scott of South Carolina and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania.


  8. AP calls Alaska for Sullivan, but Begich won't concede - Greenberg dodges knife-wielding thiefRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Politico

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  9. Lawmakers want to keep March Madness in DaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Ohio's two senators have teamed up with Dayton's congressman to ask the NCAA to pick Dayton as a host for the NCAA men's Division 1 basketball tournament through 2018. The University of Dayton has hosted the opening round of the tournament since 2001, and Dayton officials say hosting generated more than $4.5 million in revenue for the Dayton economy in 2013 alone.


  10. The Future Of Equality Now Rests With Hillary. Is She Up To The Task?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Queerty

    ... ten months after Obama did, after the party had formally adopted it in its platform and after Republican Senator Rob Portman announced he supported it. 2. She's defensive about her change in attitude over time. When Clinton was pressed about her ...


  11. Get excited: Huckabee building team for presidential runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Hot Air

    Or is he? Joshua Green 's headline for this splashy WaPo piece about Huck 2016 is "Mike Huckabee plots elaborate strategy to hawk new book." I think he's serious.


  12. State rep calls out Democrats for 'plantation mentality,' David Pepper and Nina Turner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 |

    State Rep. John Barnes Jr., a Cleveland Democrat, filed a defamation lawsuit against the Ohio Democratic Party and its chairman, Chris Redfern, over what Barnes claims were false political statements made against him during the May primary election. Does the Ohio Democratic Party have a 'plantation mentality?' State Rep. John Barnes thinks so , reports Jackie Borchardt of the Northeast Ohio Media Group.


  13. This Anti-Gay-Marriage Group Is Really Excited That It Just Helped Elect Pro-Gay-Marriage CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Mother Jones

    The National Organization for Marriage rejoices at the defeat of three pro-gay-marriage Republicans in the midterm elections-and sets its sights on 2016. The National Organization for Marriage, a conservative group that campaigns against same-sex marriage , popped the cork for some post-midterms rejoicing on Monday.


  14. The 10 states that could decide the next SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Politico

    The GOP has a bigger cushion than expected for its new majority, probably 54 seats. More veteran senators may stick around to preserve safe seats.


  15. Moderates look to wield clout in GOP-led SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Soft-spoken Republican Sen. Susan Collins is quite popular these days, fielding calls from President Barack Obama, members of the GOP leadership and top Democrats Harry Reid and Chuck Schumer. The outreach was more than just congratulations for winning a fourth term.


  16. Defending the UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    An opponent of same-sex marriage holds a sign as gay-marriage supporters demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court on March 26, 2013, in Washington. Conservative opponents to same-sex marriage are having a good week.


  17. Your Quick Guide To Dynamic Scoring In The Next CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 |

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  18. Enough about Portman's politics. How does he look in a Bengals jersey?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    We're talking about all the "will they or won't they" speculation on who will run in the 2016 GOP presidential primary. That includes Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, Rand Paul and Ted Cruz, but it also includes Ohio's own Gov. John Kasich and Sen. Rob Portman.


  19. The New Bipartisanship: The Big StingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    "When the American people choose divided government, I don't think it means they don't want us to do anything," Mr. McConnell told reporters. "We ought to start with the view that maybe there are things we can agree on to make progress for the country."


  20. Rob Portman's gay marriage stance under fire in OhioRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Washington Times

    A national traditional-values group has vowed to defeat an Ohio Republican senator who endorses gay marriage, whether he runs for re-election or for president in 2016. "Rob Portman can forget about getting elected president of the United States," Brian S. Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage, said Monday.