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Meet the New Nancy Pelosi: Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz would love to move up the congressional ladder and Republicans are already trying to paint her as the next Nancy Pelosi.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Representative Nick Rahall, Steny Hoyer, Barack Obama

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hot Air

Why not Mike Pence in 2016?

If you're wondering why this otherwise prosaic Bloomberg piece about Pence's national future begins with a mention of the Koch brothers, it's probably because the guy who wrote it worked for Paul Sarbanes and, briefly, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz before resuming his career as an impartial reporter.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Governors, Democrat, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, George Bush

CBS Local

92-Year Old WWII Veteran Gets Long Awaited Medals

A 92- year old World War II veteran received his long awaited medals on Wednesday for his service in the armed forces.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Heck, challenger Bilbray-Kohn step up fundraising in House race

U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev. gives a victory speech during a GOP election night watch party at the Venetian in Las Vegas on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mark Amodei, Harry Reid, US Senate, Representative Dina Titus, Democrat, Las Vegas, NV, Steny Hoyer

Debbie Schlussel

EXCLUSIVE: Major Dem Donors Discriminated Against Pregnant Chick - REAL War on Women

The real "War on Women": when major liberal Democrat donors discriminate against pregnant women.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, Terrorism, Star Trek, Barack Obama

Sunshine State News

Gubernatorial-Race Attacks Turn to South Florida

Even though the Legislature took a week off for Passover and Easter, the Florida gubernatorial campaign showed no signs of slowing down on Monday as the various candidates exchanged fire.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida, Florida Government, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Kos

NC-Sen: Thom Tillis (R) To Conservative Activists, "I Have Big Boy Pants On Every Day"

At a closed-door meeting last year at the North Carolina General Assembly building, Thom Tillis, the state speaker of the house and frontrunner in the GOP primary to take on Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in November, clashed with Republican activists and legislators who claimed that Tillis was blocking conservative legislation to bolster his chances in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Mitt Romney, Conover, NC, Barack Obama

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Wasserman Schultz presses lawmakers on minimum wage

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston is pressuring Republicans in Tallahassee as well as Washington to agree to raise the minimum wage -- or at least talk about it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, Florida, Florida Government

Sunshine State News

David Jolly Rematch Aside, Alex Sink Helps Gwen Graham and Debbie Wasserman Schultz

As she contemplates running against newly elected U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., in a rematch of last month's special congressional election, former state CFO Alex Sink is repeating much of the same lines she used in her past campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Steve Southerland, Alex Sink, US Governors, John Kerry, US Senate

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Is it time to pay Congress more?

Rep. Jim Moran believes it's time for members of Congress receive more compensation, but a House committee meeting Wednesday made clear that the time has not arrived.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, Democrat

The Hill

DNC staffs up for voter expansion project

The Democratic National Committee is staffing up in Ohio and Texas as part of its "Voter Expansion Project" aimed at pushing back on laws the party sees as restricting voting access.

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

NewsBusters.org

Double Standard: The Daily Beast Whines That 'Breitbart Twerks Pelosi'

The conservative website Breitbart.com recently started running a controversial ad campaign featuring Nancy Pelosi's head superimposed on the body of a twerking Miley Cyrus.

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

Commentary Magazine

Conservative Vulgarity Isn't Cool

Conservatives have had good reason to cry foul in recent years about the way liberals and Democrats have treated them.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Gabrielle Giffords

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Lean in at the bar: Discounts for Equal Pay Day

Dacha is offering 23 percent discounts on two Weihenstephan draft beers to mark Equal Pay Day.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Rosa DeLauro, Entertainment

WTOP-FM Washington

'Cuban Twitter' _overtly political, poking Castros

Draft messages produced for a Twitter-like network that the U.S. government secretly built in Cuba were overtly political and poked fun at the Castro brothers, documents obtained by The Associated Press show.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Fidel Castro, US House of Representatives, Representative Albio Sires, Mario Diaz-Balart, Republican

Bellingham Herald

Big outside groups overshadow parties in key races

This Aug. 23, 2013 file photo shows Democratic National Committee chair, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Florida, speaks to party members during their summer meetings in Scottsdale, Ariz.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Steve Israel

National Public Radio

Big Outside Groups Overshadow Parties In Key Races

Millionaires and billionaires are increasing their influence in federal elections, leaving political parties to play more limited roles, and raising questions about who sets the agenda in campaigns.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Senator Kay Hagan

The Washington Post

If women earn less than men do, how about paying less too?

If the average woman makes 77 percent of what a man makes for equal work, maybe she should only pay 77 percent for the purchases she makes as well.

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

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Hill

Dems blast Breitbart over Pelosi image

The Democratic National Committee on Monday blasted Breitbart News for its portrayal of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in artwork promoting the launch of the company's California new bureau.

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

Sunherald.com

5 Things to Know in Florida for April 7

Jeb Bush says all the speculation about whether he'll run for president in 2016 is actually getting him more attention than if he had already entered the race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida, Florida Government, Jeb Bush, Federal Aviation Administration, Friends, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

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