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  1. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  2. Hacked Sony Emails Show Major Democrat-Turned-Lobbyist Urging Support for RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Truthdig

    Former Connecticut Sen. Chris Dodd speaks during the World Premiere of the movie Fury in Washington D.C. in late 2014. As head of the movie industry lobbying group Motion Picture Association of America, Chris Dodd-a former Democratic senator and self-styled champion for working families-urged film executives to give financial support to Republican campaigns for election to Congress.

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  3. Civil liberties math: Rand Paul equals Chris Dodd plus seven yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Daily Kos

    I'll likely be unable to reply to comments until tomorrow afternoon at the earliest, please be patient if you are looking for a response. There's one aspect of the surveillance state that I expect Congress to fix soon.

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  4. Inglis Reflects on Reversal on Climate Change, Profile in Courage AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    ... Library Foundation's thirteen-member Profile in Courage Award Committee. The other committee members are Christopher Dodd, former U.S. Senator (D-Connecticut) and C.E.O., Motion Picture Association of America; U.S. Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards ...

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  5. Dem Leadership Fraud UpdateRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... they use their power to evade the very laws they write for us to obey under penalty of those laws. Senator Christopher Dodd Senate Banking Committee Chairman Sen, Chris Dodd, D-CN, has pulled what has to be an all-time classic evasion stunt against ...

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  6. Leaked Email Reveals How Hollywood Opposed 'Fair Use' Protections In Secretive Trade AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Switched

    ... meaning members of Congress would not have the opportunity to offer amendments to the deal. The email from Christopher Dodd, chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America, which publicly supported fast-track at the time, raises ...

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  7. Viva the Palin RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    As this Fourth of July weekend draws to a close it seems there is revolution in the air. Most obvious are the thousands of Iranians who took to the streets in protest over some obviously flawed election procedures and results.

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  8. 'Despicable act' another blow for SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NEWS.com.au

    A BIOLOGICAL revolution enabling humans to experience everlasting youthfulness has been predicted for the near future. Is the Earth ready for it? IT'S described as a 'kind of torture' that can drive people to the brink of madness.

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  9. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  10. Congress Battles Piracy With Tough Trade LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    Congressional leaders on Thursday unveiled Trade Promotion Authority legislation intended, in part, to strengthen the U.S. position on foreign piracy and intellectual property theft. The legislation would force U.S. trade agreements to require that countries buttress their enforcement efforts in order to get preferential benefits.

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  11. In change from 2008: Clinton supports driver's licenses for undocumented immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Kos

    One of Hillary Clinton's worst slip-ups in a presidential debate in the '08 cycle came around the issue of whether states should provide drivers licenses to undocumented immigrants. After some extended equivocating, Clinton came down on the side of "no."

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  12. Sexism Debate Rages In Russia Over Startup's Plan To Sell Ads On Women's BreastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | International Business Times

    ... service is only available in Russia, comments included from outside the communist country. For instance, Christopher Dodd found the idea crazy, but tweeted, "Love the creativity though." From Russia, Evgeniy Ivanov called the idea genius and asked, ...

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  13. Hillary Clinton Takes Firm Stance On Driver's Licenses For The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Switched

    Javier Sandoval, a 44-year-old resident of Santa Rosa, California, drives at least 15 miles per day to get to his work as a day laborer. Until this year, he was doing so without a driver's license -- not by choice, but because he couldn't get one.

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  14. Debate moves forward on health care reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... and is expected to last at least 3 weeks. While Sen. Harry Reid is hailing this as a victory and Senator Christopher Dodd is invoking the legacy of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, their jubilation may be short lived. This vote was only a procedural ...

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  15. Exclusive: US Senate Banking panel launches new investigative teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The U.S. Senate Banking Committee has set up an investigative team in recent weeks that will probe issues ranging from financial regulation to insurance fraud, part of a drive by its new chairman to beef up the panel's oversight function. WASHINGTON: The U.S. Senate Banking Committee has set up an investigative team in recent weeks that will probe issues ranging from financial regulation to insurance fraud, part of a drive by its new chairman to beef up the panel's oversight function.

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  16. Exclusive: U.S. Senate Banking panel launches new investigative teamRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The U.S. Senate Banking Committee has set up an investigative team in recent weeks that will probe issues ranging from financial regulation to insurance fraud, part of a drive by its new chairman to beef up the panel's oversight function. Senate Banking Chairman Richard Shelby, who took the top post this year after Republicans gained control of the Senate, had pushed for the committee to establish an investigation team throughout the 2007-2009 financial crisis, while the panel was controlled by Democrats.

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  17. The Hillary PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Talking Points Memo

    Save articles to read later In a hurry? Bookmarks allow you to save an article to read later at your convenience. There isn't a limit, either, so you can store your favorites, too.

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  18. Schumer-Pelosi: A Partnership Three Decades in the MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | National Journal

    In the late 1980's, when Chuck Schumer was in his fourth term in the House, Rep. George Miller-Schumer's landlord and roommate-brought a California freshman to a dinner gathering. "You've gotta meet this new member," Miller said, according to a source close to Schumer. 7 comments

  19. Erin go Dodd?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Politico

    One person really hoping Hillary Clinton takes the White House in 2016 is Chris Dodd. The former five-term senator from Connecticut is all but done with his gig as chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America; his five-year contract ends in February of next year and those close to Dodd are mumbling he won't re-up.

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  20. Post Easter bargain? Sainsbury's offer lucky shoppers A 1 bag of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Daily Record

    A 180g bag of the store's pink and white vanilla mini marshmallows worth A 1 is advertised after a price cut - at a knock-down offer price of just A 1, reports Manchester Evening News . The photograph was snapped by eagle-eyed shopper Alex Kilpatrick at Sainsbury's in Sale, Greater Manchester, and widely shared on Facebook.

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