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  1. Cardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WSB-TV

    ... of Catholic Bishops, George spearheaded opposition to the Affordable Care Act, arguing that President Barack Obama 's health insurance law would allow taxpayer money to fund abortion. The Chicago archdiocese's charitable arm helped sue the Obama ...

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  2. Peevish or loaded for bear _ Obama getting tough on criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Just as Congress is hitting something of a bipartisan stride on such issues as Medicare, Iran and trade, President Barack Obama and his White House team have decided to go after their Republican critics, picking fights and scornfully calling them out by name. In just the past week, the president and his spokesman have targeted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Republican Sens. John McCain and Charles Grassley, on topics from climate change to the Iran nuclear deal.

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  3. Cardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... of Catholic Bishops, George spearheaded opposition to the Affordable Care Act, arguing that President Barack Obama's health insurance law would allow taxpayer money to fund abortion. The Chicago archdiocese's charitable arm helped sue the Obama ...

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  4. Republicans rally at - First in the Nation' summit in NashuaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Nashua Telegraph

    ... the summit also provided Republicans with a chance to lampoon leading Democratic figures, including President Barack Obama and presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Both were frequent targets throughout the nearly 12 hours of speeches and ...

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  5. US Sen. Shaheen: It's time to put a woman on the $20 billRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Nashua Telegraph

    ... empaneling a group of experts to make certain design choices." In a speech in Missouri last year, President Barack Obama described getting a letter from a young girl suggesting a long list of women to put on currency, and he said he thought that was ...

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  6. Texas' Perry calls to cut out Iranian agreement in NashuaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Nashua Telegraph

    Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday that he would immediately eliminate any Iranian agreement made under the Obama administration if he were to win the presidency. Calling Iran the world's largest state sponsor of terrorism, Perry said the negotiations between President Barack Obama and Iran legitimized the country's attempts to obtain or construct a nuclear weapon.

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  7. Intense Yemen bombing, Qaeda attack after U.N. peace callRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Korea Herald

    ... for their survival," U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator Johannes Van Der Klaauw said. The White House said President Barack Obama will host leaders of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council on May 13-14 to discuss Yemen and other regional issues. ...

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  8. Obama urges Senate to approve Loretta Lynch nomination nowRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    President Barack Obama on Friday called on Republicans to schedule a vote on his nominee to replace outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, calling Loretta Lynch's monthslong wait a case of Senate "dysfunction" gone too far. At a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, Obama also said he planned to make a "strong case" for his ambitious trade deal to skeptics within his own party and he left open the possibility that sanctions on Iran might be lifted at once if a deal over the country's nuclear program is reached.

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  9. Everyone Needs To See ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... strike you. EVERYONE SHOULD WATCH IT! A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President ...

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  10. Carly Fiorina aims to keep Hillary Rodham Clinton from playing the 'gender card'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    ... officials also contend that she supports policies that are bad for women, including the repeal of President Barack Obama's health care law, which expanded coverage for many preventive services for women. As for her own political experience, she ran ...

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  11. "Days of Remembrance" honors memory of the Holocaust victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    ... created the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as a permanent living memorial to the victims. President Barack Obama and U.S. State Secretary John Kerry issued statements this week on the solemn observance that began April 12 and ends Sunday. ...

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  12. Fund for Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hints at presidential runRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKRN

    ... make him suspect to the GOP's right wing. Unlike other Republican leaders, Snyder does not condemn President Barack Obama or his policies as part of an attempt to remain what he calls "relentlessly positive." Snyder's criticism is typically a ...

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  13. Friday Night Beer Blog - off flavors part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... often described as "improving the Coors". A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President ...

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  14. Labour election adviser criticises Tory attacks on MilibandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ITV

    ... Britain on April 26th for the run in to polling day on May 7th. The strategist, who helped mastermind both of Barack Obama's White House campaigns, said Mr Miliband was succeeding when it mattered, as the campaign closes on polling day. And he ...

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  15. Louiea s Restaurant hosts fourth annual Equal Pay DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... male counterparts in the workplace. Jensen is not the only one to draw attention to the wage gap. President Barack Obama signed a proclamation codifying National Equal Pay Day in April of 2014, noting “The time has passed for us to recognize ...

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  16. Boom puts spotlight on renewing solar tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... more than 6 million homes. The rapid growth has also been a boon for overall U.S. job numbers, as President Barack Obama noted this month. But the good times stem in large part from the ITC, which has been solar's primary federal incentive for a ...

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  17. Obama open to 'creative negotiations' on Iran sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    President Barack Obama on Friday left open the door to “creative negotiations” in response to Iran's demand that punishing sanctions be immediately lifted as part of a nuclear deal, even though the initial agreement calls for the penalties to be removed over time. Asked at a White House news conference whether he would definitively rule out lifting sanctions at once as part of a final deal aimed at keeping Iran from developing a nuclear weapon, Obama said he didn't want to get ahead of negotiators in how to work through the potential sticking point.

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  18. Obama defends pursuit of sweeping trade pactRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    AP Photo/J. David Ake President Barack Obama speaks during a joint news conference with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Friday.

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  19. Emma Watson Is One Of The Most Influential People In The World Along...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    ... "Yeezus" rapper Kanye West are included in the list, along with Bradley Cooper, Reese Witherspoon, President Barack Obama and more. Watson, who is involved in her work as the United Nations Women's ambassador, bagged the spot in the "pioneers" ...

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  20. Appeals panel weighs Obama's immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    The immediate fate of President Barack Obama's sweeping immigration overhaul now rests with a three-judge appeals panel after an intense legal clash Friday between lawyers for the federal government and for a 26-state coalition that has challenged the executive actions. A federal district court judge in February ordered an indefinite halt to the president's plan, which would shield up to 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation and provide work permits to many of them.

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