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  1. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... 2007 and 2013, respectively: 1 million / 6.1 million (Source: The Week ) Michele Bachmann and her googly eyes leave Congress in 134 days. In the meantime, we're reminded of her gaffe three years ago this week when she said happy birthday to Elvis on ...

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  2. Conservatives to media: Stop covering FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Daily Kos

    ... but that's a different story. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , Meta , ...

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  3. House to speed up economic Cha-chaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | ABS-CBN News

    ... provided by law" to the selected provisions, which means the restrictions on foreign ownership will remain until Congress passes a measure removing them. He also expressed fears the resolution would be "hijacked" by some colleagues for their ...

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  4. Paul Petrone posted a blog postRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | RecruitingBlogs.com

    At this year's State of the Union Address , President Barack Obama made headlines by asking Congress to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10.

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  5. Council targets friendly red foxRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Guardian

    ... citizens became criminals and crime syndicates arose and flourished. It has been more than 40 years since Congress passed the current ban on marijuana, inflicting great harm on society just to prohibit a substance far less dangerous than alcohol. ...

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  6. Ashok Chakra for Rashtriya Rifles martyr in JampK operationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Hindustan Times

    ... the President's police medal for meritorious service or police medal for distinguished service. Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) chief Kuldeep Bishnoi has said he neither received the invite for BJP president Amit Shah's August 14 Mahendergarh rally ...

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  7. run off rip offRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Trinadad Express

    ... is about practical matters, not theory. It is true that a run-off would probably favour the United National Congress, because the People's National Movement has a hardcore base of around 32 per cent while the UNC's is just under 30 per cent. But, in ...

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  8. Ted Cruz: Obama needs new authorization from Congress for these operations against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hot Air

    Via Dave Weigel , a gloss from the tea-partier-in-chief on the legal status of the new mission in Iraq and thus a sneak preview of the battle to come next month when Congress is back in session.

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  9. Calculating Hillary Clinton gets the math all wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Daily Republic

    ... Warren-loving populist wing of her party. Even in the country at large, Wall Street is about as popular as Congress, slightly ahead of toxic dump sites. In the Atlantic interview, she essentially re-stated previous positions; she has long advocated ...

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  10. Nope. The Porn diary is wrong.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Daily Kos

    ... alone is probably not meaningful. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  11. Political circles abuzz with talks on Rajya Sabha nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Indian Express

    ... term ends on November 25, BSP has six, SP has two and BJP has one. One member was jointly supported by the SP and Congress. With 224 MLAs, SP would get to choose six MPs, while BSP, which has 80 legislators, would have to content itself with sending ...

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  12. It Begins: US Airstrikes Hit ISIS Artillery Targets Inside IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Townhall

    ... Re-engaging a war he's made a career out of opposing. In another irony, Obama's power to intervene is laid out in Congress' original Authorization of Military Force in Iraq, which the White House has actively sought to vitiate. This was their ...

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  13. Screw Rahm: At what point do we act like Tea Partiers?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Daily Kos

    ... alone is probably not meaningful. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  14. FCC federal workers paid to do nothing receive bonuses: InvestigatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Examiner.com

    Earlier today at the Personal Democracy Forum, we spoke with Stanford law professor Lawrence Lessig who is spending a great deal of time on congressional reform movement called Change Congress.

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  15. The Republican Leadership and GOP Base Do Not Want to Impeach ObamaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | US News & World Report

    ... 2015, that just isn't happening. But there's another reason: Depending on whom you talk to, the Republicans in Congress either don't have the guts or are too smart to try it. There isn't anybody around today on the right who still thinks that ...

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  16. Obama has "full faith" in DCIA who doesn't know what CIA is up toRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Power Line

    ... for him to have falsely told Senators that the spying didn't take place makes his position untenable. Not only can Congress not count on Brennan's ability to know what's going on his agency, it cannot rely on his word. How did President Obama react ...

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  17. As a Jew, This Makes Me AngryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... He is not sanguine about the turning tide of opinion. He is not deluding himself that the lock-step support of Congress behind every one of Israel's claims and actions in this onslaught is invulnerable. US policy changes only at a glacial pace ...

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  18. Detention of Ukrainian Woman in Texas Is QuestionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Voice of America

    ... they were telling me about their countries' corruption, I can say about Ukraine," she said. Price called members of Congress, the governors of Texas and New Mexico and a reporter for a local television station. The day after the TV report ran, ... 3 comments

  19. Analogy of US media on Israel & Gaza: '1776: Congress vows to destroy England!'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Examiner.com

    ... fight back against a terrorist organization whose entire mission is the destruction of England? I mean, it's in the Congress' Declaration of Independence that they want to kill all English. Look at what this says (holding a copy of the Declaration): ...

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  20. U.S. leaders look like complete morons compared to Russia's logical analysis of MH17 incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | NewsTarget.com

    ... White House initially asserted. Later http://www.wnd.com , which could help explain why President Obama demurred to Congress a planned military strike against Syrian government forces. Russia's "evidence" could be manufactured to hide its ...

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