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6 hrs ago | Daily Kos

AZ-Gov: Christine Jones (R) Tells Reporter At Gun Range, 'I Often Shoot With My Eyes Closed'

I'm exhausted and I am at least going to give you two more tonight so I'm going to keep these short.

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10 hrs ago | The Hill

Dodd-Frank doesn't end 'too big to fail'

The Dodd-Frank Act was supposed to end investors' perception that the largest financial firms are "too big to fail" and remove the risk that a large institutional failure could create financial instability unless the government protected investors from loss.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Opinion

14 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

How A Hate Group Lost Influence On (Most Of) Cable News

Family Research Council president Tony Perkins has all but ceased to appear as a guest on CNN and MSNBC.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

US News & World Report

Europe Finally Comes Around on Putin Russia Sanctions

One of the downsides of the professionalization of the military is that we have stopped connecting war with sacrifice.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Vladimir Putin, Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Free Republic

Boston ‘Teeming With Protesters’ in Giant Rally...

Illegal immigration protesters descended upon historic Boston on Saturday decrying Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick's decision to offer shelter in the state to unaccompanied minors.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Deval Patrick, US Governors, US Politics, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Edward Kennedy, Democrat

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Denver Post

Samuelson: Dodd-Frank's Achilles' heel

Former House Financial Services Committee chairman Barney Frank, D-Mass., testifies before the House Financial Services Committee July 23, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Frank testified during the committee's hearing on "Assessing the Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act Four Years Later."

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

UPI

Barney Frank challenges GOP criticism on Dodd-Frank Act

Former Rep. Barney Frank insisted Wednesday the Wall Street reform law he co-authored offers a way to end government bailouts, but Republican critics still say it fails to resolve the problem of "too big to fail."

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

American Banker

Barney Frank Rejoins the Fray in Defense of Reform Law

The Massachusetts Democrat unsurprisingly defended the financial reform law, yet also indicated he disagreed with regulators on implementation of some elements and a push by Sen. Elizabeth Warren to restore Depression-era rules separating banking from other industries.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Senate, Senator Elizabeth Warren

MarketWatch

Live blog and video of Barney Frank talking about Dodd-Frank

Follow along as MarketWatch's Rob Schroeder live-blogs a House Financial Services Committee hearing on the fourth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Blog News, MarketWatch, Startups, Republican, Jeb Hensarling, Texas

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Hill

Remember the lessons of Dodd-Frank

Just a few months earlier, a meltdown in the markets erased trillions of dollars in wealth, and the United States was hemorrhaging 750,000 jobs a month.

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NAFCU

Hearings on taxes, local economies today

July 22, 2014 - NAFCU will monitor Senate hearings today on international taxation and local economies, as well as a House Financial Services hearing tomorrow on the impact of the Dodd-Frank Act four years after its enactment.

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Mortgage News Daily

What's next in housing and transportation cost research?

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Mortgage News Daily

House to hold hearing on impact of Dodd-Frank Act

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage

Free Republic

Fidelity Investments holds big fundraiser for Barney Frank

Fidelity Investments holds big fundraiser for Barney Frank, raising thousands of dollars for his campaign fund.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian, Financial Services, Fannie Mae, Transgender

NorthJersey.com

Roe remembered as a congressman who was 'always there for the people'

The casket of former Rep. Robert Roe is carried out of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church following his funeral Mass Monday.

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

Patch.com

Elected Officials Statewide Pledge Support for Market Basket Boycott

From mayors to state representatives and state senators, more than 30 elected officials from across Massachusetts have now expressed their support for Market Basket employees asking their colleagues to join them in the Market Basket boycott.

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The Wall Street Journal

Barney Frank to Testify on Dodd-Frank on Wednesday

It's rare that anyone gets too excited about a hearing on Wall Street regulation, but this Wednesday it might just be time to break out the popcorn.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Barack Obama, Republican, Jeb Hensarling

The Washington Post

Obama moves to protect LGBT federal contractors and employees

The executive order President Obama is scheduled to sign today protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender federal contractors is as notable for what it says as what it explicitly does not say.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, George Bush, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Fox News

Drunk on power

George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley and former Acting U.S. Solicitor General Walter Dellinger engaged in an intense but friendly back-and-forth on Capitol Hill Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Washington Blade

Another fight over ENDA

Today's headlines are eerily reminiscent of the acrimonious debate within the LGBT community over the ENDA bill that passed the House of Representatives on Nov. 7, 2007.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Democrat, US News, Transgender, Gay/Lesbian, Tammy Baldwin, Senator Tammy Baldwin

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