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  1. Naqvi invokes Ram in BokaroRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... it led the next government at the Centre. Speaking about the elections, Naqvi launched a blistering attack on the Congress, branding it as a party of corrupt politicians. 'The grand old party is counting its days. There is no good politician left in ...

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  2. It's mayor, grad student vs. machine in NJ raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asbury Park Press

    Two of the Democrats running for Congress in New Jersey's 1st District say they're in the race largely because they feared no one else would take on the third, a state senator and brother of a non-elected powerbroker.

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  3. The dirty little secret on Capitol HillRead the original story

    Friday | NEWS.com.au

    ... of horror on their face when they open it in a congressional office," one staffer told the magazine. Members of Congress tried to block delivery of the magazine in 1984, but federal court ruled that Mr Flynt had a constitutional right to petition ...

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  4. Innovation Economy Aereo's $97 million question for the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Boston.com

    ... to the biggest media companies. The head of the Motion Picture Association of America, Jack Valenti, testified to Congress that "the VCR is to the American film producer ... as the Boston strangler is to the woman home alone." The controversy made ...

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  5. MSNBC's Alex Wagner: The IRS Is The REAL Victim HereRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | RedState

    ... Hater! This is not Wagners first defense of the poor, put-upon, noble IRS. She previously declared that it was Congress who had, and was worthy of, contempt, as opposed to Lois Lerner, and dogonnit could everyone stop wasting Lerner's precious time ...

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  6. I'm marriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Daily Star

    ... his marital status in nomination papers for Gujarat state legislature elections in 2001, 2002, 2007 and 2012 Congress party had often taunted Modi to mention about his marital status, adds our New Delhi correspondent. Modi and Jashodaben parted ways ...

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  7. Top Marine Says Pay Cuts Will Improve Discipline, Neck-Stomping SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Gawker

    Most military bigwigs might beg Congress not to reduce their troops' pay. But they're not the Marines' top enlisted man, who told a Senate panel to slash away Wednesday.

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  8. Restoring unemployment benefits, with a level-headed push from NJ: EditorialRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Jersey Journal

    When Congress gave jobless Americans a last-minute holiday gift - allowing extended unemployment benefits to expire for 1.3 million people, right after Christmas - the widespread belief was that cooler heads would restore the program early this year.

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  9. Is stopping Modi the West's new priority?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Rediff.com

    ... intelligent and a dependent India rather than a decisively independent and self-reliant one. No matter whether the Congress was in power or the BJP. The Western preferences have been very clear: A pliable Indian leadership suits them best. odi ...

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  10. Netizens heat up wall campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Telegraph

    Very Urgent Notice.Guys Kindly Check EVM Before voting by pressing the BJP icon that the voting machines is properly working or not Dear Congress... Work hard... Intensify the campaign... Be aggressive... Be positive... Tell the people the change that has come during the last ten years.

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  11. Softer image helps far-right's gains in HungaryRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Greenwich Citizen

    Chairman of the radical nationalist Jobbik party Gabor Vona, center, delivers his speech after the parliamentary elections in the Budapest Congress Centre in Budapest, Hungary, late Sunday, April 6, 2014.

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  12. They say BJP is hoodwinking voters. Agree?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Rediff.com

    Congress leader Digvijay Singh accused BJP of exploiting religion for political gains.

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  13. Listen to OFF!'s New Album 'Wasted Years' For FreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Tucson Weekly

    ... streaming the whole kitten kaboodle so you can learn all the words and dance moves before you see them live at Club Congress, April 21 at 6:30 p.m.

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  14. Confessions of a Precinct Chair, part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Daily Kos

    ... NC Senate for 20 or more years. 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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  15. Party of the rich: In Congress, it's the Democrats [6...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Free Republic

    ... as Democrats complain about GOP opposition to raising the minimum wage and extending unemployment benefits. But in Congress, the wealthiest among us are more likely to be represented by a Democrat than a Republican. Of the 10 richest House ...

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  16. These charts show you where we've moved the needle left in the Senate and HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Daily Kos

    ... for aggregating votes to rate candidate ideologies. Most other aggregators use a 0-to-100 scale to rank members of Congress, which has the advantage of making more immediate, intuitive sense. These scores, though, are based on a cherry-picked ...

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  17. Think global, act parochialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | The Telegraph

    ... the event. Some 2,000 people had packed into the venue, a college auditorium. The BJP workers clearly outnumbered Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) activists. Nilekani took first strike. As soon as he began speaking, the crowd erupted into cries of: ...

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  18. Georgia anti-abortion groups jockey for position as Senate primary heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Daily Kos

    ... focus, even by Georgia standards. 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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  19. MP tourism minister backs Sushma Swaraj for Deputy PMRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Newkerala.com

    ... said Patwa. Patwa's statement will certainly add fuel to the growing rivalry for bigger posts in BJP. Earlier, Congress party leader Digvijay Singh on March 25 had said that Swaraj would be a better option for the post of Prime Minister than ...

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  20. India's rural heartland turns to ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Daily Times

    ALWAR: Jitendra Saini stares at the gleaming solar panels on his farm in Rajasthan, paid in large part by the ruling Congress party, as he considers who will get his vote in India's election.

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