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18 hrs ago | ABC News

The Note: Two Governors Fight to Stay Afloat

EXCLUSIVE: EMILY'S LIST SPENDS BIG IN GA: Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn finally has some big-spending outside help in her race against former Dollar General CEO and Republican nominee David Perdue.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Dollar General, Retail, Rick Perry, US Governors

22 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Isn't the Political Baddie It Used to Be

No industry was more battered on the airwaves in 2012 than the financial-services sector.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney, Senator Al Franken, US Senate, Democrat

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Kos

GA-Sen: David Perdue (R) Vows To Be Mitch McConnell's (R. KY) Obstructionist BFF In The Senate

Earlier today, I wrote about Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's plan to shutdown the government if Republicans win the U.S. Senate: In an extensive interview here, the typically reserved McConnell laid out his clearest thinking yet of how he would lead the Senate if Republicans gain control of the chamber.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, Cobb County, GA, Reince Priebus

Hot Air

Survey USA shows GOP prospects brightening in Georgia

Democrats hoped to steal a march on Republicans in Georgia as they continue to assail the GOP's lock on the South, but the project seems to be going in the other direction.

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Related Topix: US News, Nathan Deal, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, US Governors

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Townhall

Reidiculous: Dems - Doing Really Well In Montana,' Will Hold Senate Majority

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is simply living in an alternate universe. While yelling into the clouds over the Koch Brothers' evil plot to destroy America, he said today that Democrats "are doing really well in Montana."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, US House of Representatives, Georgia, 2012 Presidential Election, 2008 Presidential Election

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Peach Pundit

Will Zell Tip the Balance for Michelle?

No question that Zell Miller is one of Georgia's legendary political figures, right next to 20th-century titans like Herman Talmadge, Tom Murphy, Sam Nunn, Richard Russell and Carl Vinson.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, George Bush

The Washington Post

Sen. Kay Hagan , up for reelection during this midterm election cycle, works with her staff off the Senate floor last month.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitch McConnell, Georgia

Mon Aug 11, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

HIGHTOWER: Who said anything about impeachment?

Surely you thought that partisan posturing by far-right Congress critters couldn't get any nuttier.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Representative Randy Weber, Opinion

Roll Call

Cantor Spokeswoman Joins Georgia Senate Campaign

The press secretary to former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is heading to the South to help Republicans retain one of their two most endangered Senate seats.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Eric Cantor

News Max

Tom Coburn: Big Banks Rip Off Tax Credits Meant for Poor

Departing Sen. Tom Coburn has attacked big banks for claiming hundreds of millions of dollars in tax credits intended for poor communities.

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Related Topix: Tom Coburn, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Michael Turner, Oklahoma

The Daily Beast

In 2014, You Can Still Buy a Senate SeatBy Mark McKinnon

Lawmakers in Washington as so beholden to special interest money that they won't pass basic disclosure laws.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Deval Patrick, US Governors

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Statesboro Herald

GOP's Perdue, Allen linking opponents to - failed policies'

U.S. House of Representatives candidate Rick Allen, left, and U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue chat Saturday at the Statesboro stop of the GOP's "Unity Tour."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bulloch County, GA, Statesboro, GA, John Barrow, Democrat, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Campaign tactics used to keep undecided voters at home

Voters are going to the polls this November - will big money and power brokers again use behaviors to keep undecideds away? Voters are going to the polls this November - will big money and power brokers again use behaviors to keep undecideds away? The upcoming Midterm Elections appear to be a referendum on not just the Obama Administration, but the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Dollar General, Retail, Rush Limbaugh, Herman Cain

Politico

Civil war to rage on

Sen. Lamar Alexander sailed to victory Thursday night, completing a near clean sweep for establishment-backed Senate incumbents this fall that has business groups bragging that they beat back the tea party.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mike Pompeo, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Ralph Hall, Representative Justin Amash

Wed Aug 06, 2014

OpEdNews

Impeachment? Who Said Anything about Impeachment?

Surely you thought that partisan posturing by far-right Congress critters couldn't get any nuttier.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Representative Randy Weber

Sun Aug 03, 2014

MDJonline.com

Deal, Perdue attend Cobb GOP breakfast: Republican leaders pull off...

Gov. Nathan Deal, right, and his wife Sandra greet Billie Dendy, left, wife of Cobb GOP Chairman Joe Dendy, on Saturday morning at the Cobb Republican Party headquarters on Roswell Street.

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Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Georgia, Cobb County, GA, Marietta, GA

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Peach Pundit

Highway Funding Gets a Short Term Patch

The search for a way to continue to pay for road construction and transit projects came down to the wire last night, and in the end, the House and Senate agreed on a $10.6 billion short term funding measure that will keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent through May, 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Graves, John Barrow, Representative Austin Scott, David Scott, Democrat

Free Republic

House moves toward vote on border deal

After a day of embarrassing failures, House Republican leadership inched toward bringing a new emergency funding bill for the border crisis to the floor Friday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Robert Aderholt, John Carter, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John Cornyn, Barack Obama

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Political Notebook: Midstate matchup for Senate seat

U.S. Senate hopeful David Perdue is launching his general election kick-off rally Sunday at the Georgia National Fairgrounds’ Miller Murphy Howard Building in Perry.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Georgia Government, Houston County, GA, Perry, GA, US Governors, Sonny Perdue

Politico

House GOP passes border bill

Congress is leaving town for a five week recess after failing to address one of the most serious issues facing the nation: the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Related Topix: US News, Prison, US Politics, Robert Aderholt, John Carter, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

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