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  1. New Orleans is a community of inclusion and tolerance: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... against same-sex couples if their marriages become legal in Louisiana. Rep. Mike Johnson, the Bossier City Republican who introduced the bill, said the possibility that the U.S. Supreme Court would legalize gay marriage in part prompted the ...

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  2. Was pro-trade poll accurate? Sen. Jeff Sessions' staff points to contradictory surveysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Mobile, hit back Saturday against a survey suggesting strong support among Alabamians for giving President Barack Obama authority to negotiate a free trade agreement with Asian nations with only minimal input from Congress. Sessions and Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Tuscaloosa, both voted against legislation Friday night to give Obama "fast track" trade authority.

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  3. After flopping in 2012, ex-Texas Gov. Rick Perry seeks to win over Iowa, a handshake at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... in early voting states, he's also quietly expanding his national network, with an advisory board of donors and Republican officials. Many are prominent GOP names from Texas, but the board also has people from financial centers around the country. ...

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  4. 5 Conservatives Who Found The Courage To Support Freedom To MarryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Queerty

    ... immediate prospects of equal marriage, and working in the Reagan White House. What made a renowned conservative Republican lawyer support LGBT equality? It's hard to say exactly what changed Ted's mind, but you might be able to trace it back to a ...

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  5. Grassley rates high in bipartisanshipRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley and former Rep. Tom Latham scored well in a new index measuring bipartisanship, while Rep. Steve King and former Sen. Tom Harkin trended the other way.

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  6. Congress' familiar pathRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    More than 50 of them, including the research and development credit for businesses, lapsed in January 2014. Congress renewed them retroactively for 2014 last December, allowing them to be claimed in returns filed in 2015 but perpetuating problem for next year's filers.

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  7. No Secrets AnymoreRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... said they thought the USA Freedom Act didn't go far enough to help the NSA maintain its capabilities. If Senate Republican leaders were counting on extending current law and continuing the negotiations, they miscalculated. Democrats and ...

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  8. GOP turns to Tea Party to win trade powers for ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... Those who warn Obama can't be trusted on trade are making a weak argument, he said, because Congress has given Republican presidents the same authority. Finally, Salmon pointedly challenged critics who've complained about the secrecy of the process ...

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  9. U.S. Republicans navigate the new politics of energy abundanceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... an abundance of supply," Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker said this week in Oklahoma at a gathering of putative Republican candidates for next year's presidential election. Lifting the ban, he said, would allow exports to "our allies in Europe, ...

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  10. More than 18,000 Ohio children reported missing last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    ... not returned to their homes. "The good news is the vast, vast majority of these kids, they come back," said Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine. "They took off by themselves or they went with someone else, the parent didn't know about it, ...

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  11. 5 Tunisian Migrants Die in ShipwreckRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Marine News

    A member of Tunisia's national guard aboard a fishing trawler off the coast near the border with Libya Photo MEE At least five Tunisian migrants died on Saturday when their boat sailing to Italy capsized off the Tunisian coast, officials said. "A migrant boat carrying dozens capsized on Saturday off the coast of Monastir ... Naval forces rescued 49 Tunisian migrants and recovered five bodies of Tunisian migrants," a naval official told Reuters.

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  12. Sunday Edition | Southern Indiana leaders look to boost economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The Ohio River Greenway, a 7-mile pedestrian and bike path along the riverfront in Southern Indiana, is still only about half complete, even after 20 years of planning. And the former Colgate plant in Clarksville, with its iconic clock overlooking the river, remains basically as empty as it was eight years ago when the plant shut down, despite visions of a vibrant commercial-residential district with views of the Louisville skyline.

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  13. Insurance industry welcomes U.S. regulatory reform effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Insurer provisions of a wide-ranging proposal to reform the financial services regulatory process are drawing generally favorable reviews from property/casualty insurance industry observers. Insurance comprises only a small portion of the Financial Regulatory Improvement Act of 2015, sponsored by Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., chairman of the Senate Banking Committee.

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  14. Iraq War debate vexes vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican presidential contenders distance themselves from the decision their party enthusiastically supported to invade that country. Some veterans say they long ago concluded their sacrifice was in vain and are annoyed that a party that lobbied so hard for the war is now running from it.

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  15. Families, U.S. face off over graveyard fenceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... superintendent Kevin Cheri and the members of the cemetery association. Soon Arkansas' U.S. Sens. John Boozman, a Republican, and Mark Pryor, a Democrat, and U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, R-Ark., stepped in as mediators. The delegation and their staffs ...

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  16. Call-data collecting by NSA begins ebbRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... top law enforcement and intelligence officials. It fell just three votes short of the 60 needed for passage. Republican Sens. John Boozman and Tom Cotton of Arkansas voted against the measure. All the "no" votes but one were cast by Republicans, ...

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  17. Viking Orders 2 Liebherr CranesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    The owner of Viking Cranes, Erich Reimets, together with the financial director of Viking Cranes, Reet Reimets, and representatives of Liebherr An LR 1300 with super lift equipment and an LR 1160 crawler crane will strengthen the fleet of Viking Cranes. The Tallinn-based company with branch offices throughout the Baltic States and Scandinavia has signed the contract at the occasion of the customer days of Liebherr Nenzing mid-April 2015.

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  18. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... "The world is a dangerous and tragic place when America is not leading," Fiorina told the crowd at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City. "Nowhere is leadership more important now than in the world." The former CEO of ...

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  19. Alaska, Washington to build Arctic IcebreakersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marine News

    Senator Lisa Murkowski, Alaska, and Senator Maria Cantwell, Washington, have introduced a bill that would authorize the Navy to build up six icebreakers for use by the U.S. Coast Guard. The senators believe that the Coast Guard and the Navy need the icebreakers - which cost billions of dollars - to complete their missions and keep up with Russia and China's growing icebreaker fleets and activity in the Arctic.

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  20. Debate: What is the future of aircraft carriers?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... Myers, a Navy spokesman. One of the most influential voices in Congress on shipbuilding is Rep. Randy Forbes. The Republican from Chesapeake welcomes Hendrix's analysis and McCain's study. Ultimately, Forbes -- and a large majority in Congress -- ...

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