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  1. DeLay: Rick Perry's White House hopes likely hurt by chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... going, but I also know - little or big - it's having an effect on his presidential race." DeLay, a former Texas Republican congressman, was sentenced to three years in jail after being convicted on money laundering charges related to political ...

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  2. Bobby Jindal to discuss Common Core in Washington D.C. on ThursdayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... because of term limits, has been weighing a run for president in 2016. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, another Republican reportedly eyeing a run for the 2016 nomination, will be the keynote speaker at APP's Red, White & Blue Gala later Thursday ...

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  3. Lawyers seeking to exonerate ex-Army officerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Every morning, Clint Lorance wakes up in his Army-issued prison cell at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., and looks at a photo of two dead Afghan men. To this day, the former first lieutenant does not know their names, but he knows he is responsible for their deaths.

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  4. With Romney out in 2016, race for GOP donors really beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Mitt Romney 's exit from the presidential campaign has unleashed a frenzy of fresh fundraising and set off a new race for the backing of donors who had remained loyal to the 2012 Republican nominee. Big dollars were said to flow immediately on Friday to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, who already had won over several of Romney's past donors.

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  5. Obama budget sets up battle with GOP-controlled CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    WASHINGTON a After a year of relative peace in Washington's budget battles, President Barack Obama will lay out a $4 trillion budget on Monday that needles Republicans with proposals for higher taxes on the wealthy and businesses to pay for education, public works projects and child care. The plan, expected to be dismissed by GOP lawmakers now running Capitol Hill, rolls out as the deficit is dropping and Obama's poll numbers inch higher.

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  6. Drive to repeal medical device tax no slam dunk in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    It flew through the Republican-run House in 2012, and a year later 79 of the Democratic-led Senate's 100 members embraced it. With Republicans now controlling both chambers of Congress, the chances for repealing the 2.3 percent tax on medical devices are better than ever.

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  7. Jeb Bush's political team staffs up in TallahasseeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... said, "and Jeb Bush gave them an outlet." The staffing-up of Bush's operation happens at the same time that the Republican Party of Florida is in turmoil. Republican Gov. Rick Scott has signaled he wouldn't raise money for the party after his ...

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  8. Bibi Netanyahu and the Myth of the "Special Relationship"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... founder of the staunchly pro-Israel Saban Center at the Brookings Institution -- saying : "Netanyahu is using the Republican Congress for a photo-op for his election campaign, and the Republicans are using Bibi for their campaign against Obama. ...

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  9. Quotes of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hot Air

    A Fox News poll released Thursday before Mr. Romney's decision was announced found that Mr. Bush was the second choice of many who favored Mr. Romney, and would lead the field in his absence. Although Mr. Romney would have led the field with 21% of Republicans surveyed by Fox, the poll found that in his absence Mr. Bush rose to No.

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  10. Rep. Peter King's Terror Plan: 'Find Them and Kill Them'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    The beheading of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto is a "further wake-up call to the world and to America that we're not dealing with human beings," Rep. Peter King said Saturday evening. "[We're] not dealing with people that you can negotiate with or people that there is reasoning with," the New York Republican, a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, told Fox News.

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  11. Scott Walker surging, Hillary Clinton dominating new Iowa pollRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    While the Wisconsin Republican seems to be surging in a new poll of Iowans, he has close competition in other GOP possibles in the latest Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll . Walker is leading the Republican race with 15 percent, up from just four percent in the same poll done in October.

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  12. Henry: Don't phone it in for the US militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... At the top of Thornberry's to-do list is to revamp the U.S. military's procurement policy. And the Clarendon Republican makes a good case. "It is not just about saving money," Thornberry said. "It is about getting technology faster. The slowness of ...

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  13. Scott Walker leads tight GOP pack in new Iowa PollRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newsalert

    Des Moines Register reports: Presidential stage newcomer Scott Walker, the conservative reform pit bull who inspired death threats from the left, has become the one to watch in the race for the Republican nomination a year out from the Iowa caucuses. At 15 percentage points, he leads a big, tightly packed field of potential contenders in a new Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll of likely Republican caucusgoers.

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  14. Legislature begins with $300M budget hole likely to growRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    With sliding oil prices expected to deepen a $300 million hole in next year's budget, Oklahoma lawmakers will have to be creative as they attempt to balance a growing list of demands for state resources with a dwindling amount of available revenue. Oklahoma's legislative session begins Monday and Republican Gov. Mary Fallin will unveil her executive budget proposal as she delivers her State of the State Address to members of the GOP-controlled House and Senate.

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  15. Six Million May Owe Health-Insurance PenaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The U.S. government estimates as many as six million households may have to pay a penalty for not having health insurance last year as required under the Affordable Care Act. About 150 million taxpayers are expected file returns this tax season, said Mark Mazur, assistant secretary for tax policy at the Treasury Department.

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  16. Senate Votes that Climate Change Is RealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Last week, the Republican controlled Senate voted, 98-1, in favor of an amendment stating that " climate change is real and not a hoax." But Senate Republicans refused to go on the record about what is causing global warming .

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  17. Scott Walker Takes Lead In Iowa PollRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Switched

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is the top choice for president in 2016 among voters in Iowa, surging past a crowded field of rivals to take the lead in a Bloomberg/Des Moines Register poll of prospective Republican candidates for president. In the poll, released on Saturday night, Walker was the first choice of 15 percent of respondents in the poll, up from 4 percent when the poll was conducted in October.

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  18. Showdown over the president's budget is inevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    After a year of relative peace in Washington's budget battles, President Obama will lay out a $4 trillion budget on Monday that needles Republicans with proposals for higher taxes to pay for education, public works and child care. The plan, expected to be dismissed by GOP lawmakers now running Capitol Hill, rolls out as the deficit is dropping.

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  19. Iowa poll: Scott Walker leads GOP fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... third, and his campaign went on to s ecure the majority of the state's delegates unbound by those results. 2012 Republican Party nominee and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney secured 13 percent backing in the poll, but he announced on Friday ...

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  20. Veto, filibuster threats ahead of vote next week to fund Homeland...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... Leader Mitch McConnell has indicated the first vote on the House bill will be Tuesday. But whether the Kentucky Republican allows amendments, like he did with the Keystone XL Pipeline legislation, remains unclear. 'It's a debate that will challenge ...

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