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Yesterday | The Big Apple

"Conservatives believe life begins at conception and ends at birth"

Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Kos

WV-Sen: Elizabeth Warren (D), "Shelley Moore Capito (R) Is A Friend To Wall Street, Not WV"

Sen. Elizabeth Warren will portray Rep. Shelley Moore Capito as a friend to Wall Street - not West Virginia - during a campaign stop for Capito's Democratic opponent Natalie Tennant on Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Shelley Moore Capito, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jay Rockefeller, West Virginia, Healthcare Law, Law

Salt Lake Tribune

Special screenings: Damn These Heels! this weekend, vampire movie at Red Butte and more

The Utah Film Center presents Damn These Heels! LGBT Film Festival - a forum in which LGBT issues, ideas, hopes, dreams and art are explored through film and discussion.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Gay/Lesbian, Fantastic Mr. Fox

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Cape Cod Times

At the movies: Martha's Vineyard Film Festival

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival has a star-studded first week on tap, as it launches a summer of movies that will include 22 events and 25 guests at nine island venues before closing on Aug. 21. Big-name guests in its first days include actors Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard and mother-daughter pair Maggie Gyllenhaal-Naomi Foner.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chilmark, MA, Edgartown, MA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

8 states that have a ban on atheists holding public office

A man holds a cross with a clown mask aloft during the National Atheist Organization's 'Reason Rally' March 24, 2012 on the National Mall in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: National Mall, US National Parks, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, The Washington Post Company

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Mother Jones

Did You Know That Antonin Scalia's Son Is Sabotaging Wall Street Reform?

He's not just Scalia's son. Eugene Scalia is quietly freeing Wall Street from the rules meant to keep it from crashing the economy again.

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Related Topix: US News, Antonin Scalia, Big Ant Studios, AFL, Video Games, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Securities and Exchange Commission, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Forbes.com

Dodd-Frank's Financial Monster Council: The FSOC

Criticism of the Financial Stability Oversight Council has been quietly building inside the financial industry.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Business News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah duo captures personal and political sides of Barney Frank

When filmmakers Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler called then-Rep. Barney Frank to pitch the idea of making a documentary about his life, it was a short phone call.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian, Republican, Spencer Bachus

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Free Republic

How Barack Obama Saved the Obama Administration

'Vote the man, not the party' is, in this day and age, just about the worst political advice you can offer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Democrat, Anthony Weiner, Joe Biden

Real Clear Politics

The Progressive 'Togetherness' Cult

"Government," former Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank once said, "is simply the name we give for the things we choose to do together."

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

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Gyllenhaal, Fanning, Saarsgard at island film fest

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival has a star-studded first week on tap, as it launches a summer of movies July 9 that will include 22 events and 25 guests at nine island venues before closing on Aug. 21. Big-name guests in its first days include actors Dakota Fanning, Peter Saarsgard, mother-daughter pair Maggie Gyllenhaal-Naomi Foner, plus ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chilmark, MA, Edgartown, MA

Fri Jun 27, 2014

MassLive.com

Northampton medical marijuana shop clears DPH background check; Barney Frank no longer on board

A medical marijuana firm planning a dispensary in Northampton is one of 11 statewide to pass a comprehensive background check, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Friday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Marijuana, Northampton, MA, Swampscott, MA, William Delahunt, Massachusetts

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Switched

Barney Frank Urges LGBT Community To Vote Against Gay Republican Candidate

The campaign for Massachusetts' 6th Congressional District has received a significant amount of national attention this cycle, in large part because Richard Tisei, the challenger in the race, could become the first openly gay Republican elected to Congress.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Tierney, Michael Capuano, John Boehner, Republican

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Ike Skelton Auction Items Illustrate the Softer Side of Public Service

The Kansas City Auction and Appraisal Company has cataloged a treasure trove of personal effects and private letters the late Rep. Ike Skelton amassed throughout his career and has made them all available to interested buyers through June 30. The Missouri Democrat, who spent over 30 years in the House and served two terms as House Armed Services ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Ike Skelton, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Gabrielle Giffords

Tue Jun 24, 2014

MassLive.com

Editorial: Announcements by Gov. Deval Patrick and President Obama...

In this Aug. 18, 2009 file photo, transgender activist and prominent AIDS leader Diego Sanchez talks about his work as a legislative assistant to Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, Transgender, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, Opinion

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Boston.com

John Tierney's remark about Barney Frank: Poor taste?

US Representative John Tierney told a group of gay and lesbian activists Friday that his former colleague Barney Frank as a young man "liked young boys and politics."

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SF Sentinel

On Scene with Bill Wilson and Barney Frank

The fact that Barney Frank is coming to San Francisco to be part of Frameline and Pride Celebrations provides the perfect excuse to look through my archives and find photos from the 1980's that feature Barney Frank, the second openly gay person to serve in the US Congress.

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Big News Network.com

US congressman marries same-sex partner

COLD SPRING, New York - Representative Sean Patrick Maloney has tied the knot with his longtime friend, designer Randy Florke, becoming the second American congressman to marry a same-sex partner.

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Related Topix: Representative Sean Patrick, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Cold Spring, NY, Representative Mark Pocan, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Jun 22, 2014

KMIZ

U.S. congressman marries same-sex partner

"Even after 22 years together, we're overwhelmed by how blessed we feel to celebrate this special day with our friends and family," the couple said in a statement.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Mark Pocan

Sat Jun 21, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Democrats and Republicans parties round outa their next tickets in NH

Tickets Filled Both Democrats and Republicans had their last chance to fill their party's ticket last week by naming candidates for any vacant seats after the filling period closed June 13. Democrats used the provision to file 34 candidates for House seats with no Democratic running, although two were later disallowed by Secretary of State Bill ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Representative Ann McLane

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