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2 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

Paul Ryan, Debbie Wasserman Schultz Clash over 2016 and the Economy

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the chairman of the U.S. House Budget Committee and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's running mate in 2012, is increasingly thinking about running for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 -- and drawing fire from a prominent Florida Democrat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Immigration confrontation looms

As President Barack Obama nears a decision on taking broad executive action to reshape the nation's immigration system, Republicans are threatening to force a confrontation over what they describe as a power grab, by refusing to finance some or all of the moves.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Orlando Sentinel

Video, Photos: Crist and Rich show unity in Fla-Dems' rally in Orlando

In a show of party unity after a sometimes-contentious primary election, 2014 Democratic gubernatorial nominee Charlie Cris t embraced former challenger Nan Rich to the delight of cheering supporters, during a rally at the Painters and Allied Trades Union Hall in Orlando Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Florida, Florida Government

News Talk Florida

Florida: 5 Things To Know For August 28

Just days after Florida's primary election, the state's Democrats are making a show of unity at rallies in Orlando and Fort Lauderdale.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, US House of Representatives, Florida, Orlando, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Miami Herald

Charlie Crist's big win clouded by low turnout and enthusiasm questions

Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Sweetwater (Sweetwater, FL), US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rick Scott

Breitbart.com

Politically Drowning on Immigration, Democrats Seek 'Government Shutdown' Lifesaver

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz seized on remarks by Sen. Marco Rubio in an interview with Breitbart News , citing his desire to address immigration in a government spending bill to argue he's thirsting for a government shutdown.

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

The Washington Post

Who says the Senate isna t an old boys club anymore? Not Kirsten Gillibrand.

JUNE 18: Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords throws out the first pitch at the Congressional Softball game with the help of Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC Wednesday evening June 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US House of Representatives, Hillary Clinton, The Washington Post Company, World News

Capital Soup

DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz, Lt. Gov. Candidate Taddeo to Discuss...

Today, DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and candidate for Lieutenant Governor Annette Taddeo will hold a conference call with reporters at 12:30 PM EST to highlight how Florida's working families will be affected by another government shutdown, Last fall, the federal government was shut down for 16 days, led in part by Florida's own Rubio in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Governors, Rick Scott

Tue Aug 26, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist continued his political comeback Tuesday as Democratic voters selected him as their nominee to challenge Republican Gov. Rick Scott in Florida, one of four states where voters were choosing candidates for statewide office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative James Lankford, Florida, Florida Government

Hot Air

Democrat strategist unveils plan for healthy debate on new Meet the Press

By now you've probably heard the news that Chuck Todd has been given the big chair at Meet the Press formerly held by David Gregory.

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

The Miami Herald

Polls are open for Florida primary

Though Tuesday's primary will draw the battle lines for what is expected to be a brutal and high-spending gubernatorial election in November, there is little doubt about victors at the top of the ballot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Joe Garcia, Florida, Charlie Crist, US Governors

Sunshine State News

Voting for Who Gets to Lose

My advice to supporters in the most hotly contested statewide races is this: Crack all the champagne tonight, don't leave a bottle in the cellar.

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Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Patrick Murphy

Mon Aug 25, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

The Tea Party Governor Backlash of 2014

The conventional wisdom has it that this cycle is a GOP wave election. But beneath the surface, Democrats are doing OK-and Tea Party governors may pay the price for failing to moderate.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, US News, Tea Party, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

Sat Aug 23, 2014

VDARE

Rasmussen Poll: Majority of Voters Object to Government Dumping Illegal Alien Kids in Schools

The administration's dumping of thousands of illegal alien kids all across America ends up being strongly felt in local schools.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Family, Kids, Education Etc., Immigration Reform, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

SeacoastOnline

Democrats set N.H. as first 2016 presidential primary

Leaders of the Democratic Party adopted their 2016 presidential nominating calendar on Saturday, setting the stage for a successor to President Barack Obama, and New Hampshire will again play a critical role.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Life, Holidays, Christmas, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Portsmouth, NH

Lucianne.com

Who had the worst week in Washington?The vacationing President Obama.

President Obama has had some trouble getting away from it all. During the president's vacation on Martha's Vineyard, Mass., Americans have witnessed clashes and standoffs between police and protesters in Ferguson, Mo., and have seen a gut-wrenching video of American journalist James Foley being executed by Islamic State militants, who said the ... (more)

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

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Local10.com

Neighbors, friends speak about captured South Fla. journalist

KILLERS REMAIN UNKNOWN SINCE HIS FACE WAS COVERED IN THE VIDEO. RETHANKS NOON FROM THOSE CLOSE TO THE OTHER JOURNAL HOIST WERE BEING HELD HOSTAGE BY AMERICAN MILITANTS.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Metal, Isis

WIOD-AM Miramar

South Fla. Reps Show Support For Captive M...

"You are not alone" That's the message South Florida's members of Congress are sending to the family of Miami journalist Steven Sotloff, who is being held by ISIS militants.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Politico

DNC chair: O'Malley right on 'certain death'

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz also thinks deporting children detained at the border is sending them back to "certain death."

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

The Miami Herald

Pinecrest man held by Islamic terrorists, threatened with beheading

A grisly recording of Islamic jihadists decapitating an American journalist that was posted on the Internet Tuesday revealed more than just the group's pitiless, homicidal soul.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, University of Central Florida, West Palm Beach, FL

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