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

    Monday | 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. MPAA's Dodd welcomes trade promotion authority voteRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Advanced-television.com

    MPAA Chairman and CEO Senator Chris Dodd has welcomed the passage of trade promotion authority - legislation that defines US negotiating objectives and priorities for trade - agreement in the Senate. "We are very pleased with the Senate's vote to advance trade promotion authority .

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

    Thursday May 21 | 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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  4. National View: InsideSources a " What American politicians can learn from the British electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    American politicos and chattering classes are reading tea leaves from the recent British elections to see if there are any lessons for them. They don't have to search hard to find the most powerful one: Keep your promises.

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  5. Lindsey Graham could be GOP field's unrepentant Iraq hawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Washington Examiner

    On the surface, Lindsey Graham's increasingly likely 2016 presidential campaign doesn't make much sense. Every four years, an important senator - and the South Carolina Republican certainly counts as one - runs for president without much chance of success.

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

    Sunday May 17 | 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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  7. Senate GOP readies revamp of Dodd-Frank rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Protection Bureau, but still goes too far for Democratic defenders of Dodd-Frank, named after former Sen. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., and Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio, the top Democrat on the Banking panel, called Shelby's ...

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

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

    Tuesday May 5 | 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. Tribal casino policies blatantly hypocritcalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Day

    A few decades ago, former Rep. Sam Gejdenson and former U. S. Senator Chris Dodd fought mightily on behalf of the Mashantuckets and the Mohegans to help them gain federal recognition. They succeeded, enabling the tribes to build gigantic casinos.

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  11. OP-ED | Running Out of Red Carpet, Will Dodd Return To Public Service?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    I've said before that Hollywood is catnip for progressives. How else to explain former Sen. Chris Dodd's move a few years back to head the Motion Picture Association of America when he most likely could have become president of UConn? Dodd did not chose the path of other high-profile pols such as ex-Sen. David Boren and former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, who left government service to head the University of Oklahoma and Purdue University respectively.

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  12. Barney Frank and Christopher Dodd, second and third from leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | CFO

    The Securities and Exchange Commission's proposed new rules for the reporting of executive compensation by public companies, released Wednesday , put some questions on the table. Perhaps none is more to the point than simply: Why? Executive compensation experts who spoke with CFO were critical of the particulars of the proposal, which aims to satisfy a requirement of the Dodd-Frank Act, and suggested that from a practical standpoint it won't have much impact.

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

    Thursday Apr 30 | 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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  14. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | 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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  15. Republican House bill modestly curbs bank watchdog's budgetRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... of Wall Street after the 2008 financial meltdown. The law, named after its main authors, former Sen. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., and retired Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., is opposed by most Republicans who complain that the consumer agency is ...

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  16. Record box-office year predicted, anti-piracy efforts touted at CinemaConRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Universal announced that "Furious 7" had reached $1 billion in worldwide ticket sales after only 17 days. Most of the box-office revenue has occurred in international markets that increasingly drive ticket sales.

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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  18. Head of movie association predicts record year at box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    It matters where you watch a movie, the head of the Motion Picture Association of America stressed Tuesday at the opening of an annual gathering of theater owners in Las Vegas. Chris Dodd, chairman and CEO of the association, also said piracy and illegal downloading remain top concerns for the industry, especially with 2015 expected to be a record-breaking year at the worldwide box office.

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  19. MPAA Chief Chris Dodd Battles Piracy With 'WhereToWatch' Campaign - CinemaConRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Deadline

    During his state of the industry address today at CinemaCon , MPAA Chairman and CEO Chris Dodd showed two videos of below-the-line crew members discussing their craft - guys who normally might go unnoticed by the public eye. The first was of car mechanic Ted Moser who re-builds different types of autos to meet the needs of specific film scenes.

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  20. Sony sends pre-emptive threat letter to journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Boing Boing

    A lawyer retained by Sony has sent threat-letters to media outlets hinting at repercussions if they report on material in the huge dump of internal Sony docs from the North Korea hack that Wikileaks put online . The letter makes the nonsensical claim that that writing about the leaks subverts the First Amendment and helps North Korea.

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