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2 hrs ago | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

Cold War About to Turn Hot? Putin Warns Europe "I can Take Kiev in...

People keep asking why I have a spotlight on Ukraine and not Gaza. It should be obvious.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Menendez, Vladimir Putin

6 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

Rep. Adam Smith sends letter to Secretary of State John Kerry urging...

Congressman Adam Smith on Tuesday sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry urging him to continue efforts to release Nestora Salgado from prison in Mexico.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Renton, WA

Sun Aug 31, 2014

DNA India

US lawmakers call for arming Ukraine government to repel 'Russian invasion'

United States Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Sunday urged Washington to arm the Ukrainian government, saying it needed help to repel what they called Russia's invasion of the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mike Rogers, Republican, Robert Menendez, US Senate

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Obama's 'cautious' approach on ISIS is panned

After President Barack Obama said he didn't yet have a strategy for ISIS in Syria, even a Democrat on Sunday criticized the President's approach to fighting the extremist terror group.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Dutch Ruppersberger, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Senate

CBS News

Republicans warn Putin could threaten more European nations

Two Republican lawmakers warned on "Face the Nation" Sunday that if the U.S. and Europe do not work to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin more aggressively, he could begin to threaten other nations in Eastern Europe.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, Vladimir Putin, US Senate, John McCain, Democrat

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

Sunday Talk Preview: ISIS, Ukraine

The continuing threat to the West posed by the Islamic State and the latest on the crisis in Ukraine are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows.

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Related Topix: Associated Press, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Menendez

The Hill

Sunday shows to focus on national security

Lawmakers from both parties will appear on the Sunday shows as the Obama administration weighs taking military action against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria targets in Syria.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Robert Menendez, Dutch Ruppersberger

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Advocate-News

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

CBS' "Face the Nation" - Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.; Reps. Peter King, R-N.Y., and Adam Smith, D-Wash.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Menendez, Dutch Ruppersberger

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Commentary Magazine

Congress's Cynical Syria Game

The New York Times headline on the debate over taking action against ISIS today is: " Lawmakers Want Congress to Decide on Military Action Against ISIS ."

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

E.J. Dionne Jr.: The 2014 election and the limits of rage

WASHINGTON – The short-term future of politics in the nation's capital will be determined in large part by which party ends up in control of the Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott, Jan Brewer, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

Rick Scott doesn't want to talk about Jennifer Carroll's new book

Rick Scott and wife Ann were in North Tampa this morning, visiting the governor's field office on Ehrlich Road, the second of four visits they were making across the state pump up the vote on this Primary Election day.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Tampa, FL, US News, Charlie Crist, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Examiner.com

U.S. Congress has forgotten the Constitution

The New American magazines third look at the rampant indifference of the 113th Congress should be a wake-up call.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Roll Call, Democrat, Life, Food, Nutrition

Thu Aug 14, 2014

HeraldNet

U.S. trade rep, labor discuss trade deal

Regional labor leaders sat down with Ambassador Michael Froman, the U.S. trade representative, in Seattle on Tuesday to discuss their concerns with two free-trade agreements currently in closed-door negotiations.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Derek Kilmer

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Reason Magazine

Being a Libertarian in D.C.

What does it mean to be a libertarian? Matt Kibbe attempts to answer with his bestselling new book, "Don't Hurt People and Don't Take Their Stuff: A Libertarian Manifesto."

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tyne and Wear County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

The News Tribune

Primary sets the scene for fireworks in the fall

It's tempting to look at primary results and try to predict what they might bode for the general election.

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Related Topix: Enumclaw, WA, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Derek Kilmer, Pierce County, WA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Nation

By Authorizing Air Strikes, Did Obama Open the Door for the Iraq Hawks?

Shortly before seven on Friday morning, US aircraft dropped two 500-pound bombs on artillery controlled by Islamic militants in Northern Iraq.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, John McCain, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 07, 2014

World Magazine

Detention contention

TACOMA, Wash.-The 96-year-old Port of Tacoma features crisscrossing railroad tracks, warehouses, and sparsely traveled roads.

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Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Train Disaster

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Renton Reporter

Results from Tuesday's primary

Initial results are in for Tuesday's primary election races. Though no City of Renton offices were on the ballot this year, most state and federal officials representing the area were.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Seattle Times

Deportation wisdom from Dan Evans

Don't get me wrong - Evans, our former governor and U.S. senator, is physically alive and kicking.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat

KING-TV Seattle

Prop. 1 Seattle park district leading, other primary election results

Prop. 1 would create a vote district to replace voter approved levies as the way to fund projects and maintenance.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Jim McDermott

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