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Rep. Blackburn on Idea of Sebelius as Senator: Hah

There's no way Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius can win a Senate seat, Rep. Marsha Blackburn says.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kathleen Sebelius, US Governors, Kansas Government, Kansas

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Horsetalk

Could popular anti-soring bill founder?

Campaigners have condemned a group of Tennessee lawmakers they say are trying to derail a popular bill aimed at ending the cruel practice of soring.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Daily Kos

ACA Signups: Republicans' "soft underbelly"

Chris Hayes thinks that Republicans are admitting by their behavior that they are in trouble over Obamacare.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, MSNBC

The Washington Post

Rep. Marsha Blackburn joins the wish list of GOP women for 2016

U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility April 12, 2014, in Manchester, New Hampshire.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Manchester, NH, Representative Michele Bachmann

In These Times

I Know Weather Porn When I See It

We need fewer storms named after Zeus, fewer numbskull climate change deniers, and more coverage about what's actually happening, what we can and must do, and how we can do it.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Weather, Drought, US Politics, Republican, Pat McCrory

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Breitbart.com

Blackburn Works to Stop US from Relinquishing Control of Internet

Rep. Marsha Blackburn talked with Breitbart Editor-In-Chief Alex Marlow at last weekend's Freedom Summit in New Hampshire.

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

CIO

Debate Heats Up Over Open Access

Plans for valuable wireless spectrum being considered by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission may not go far enough to encourage a new broadband competitor, said groups calling for open-access rules for part of the spectrum.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Telecom, Wireless, Emerging Technology, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Slate Magazine

Why Jeb Bush May Win the Nomination

Yes, he's out of touch with the Republican base, out of shape on the campaign trail, and burdened by the disastrous presidency of his older brother , but Jeb Bush could win the Republican presidential nomination.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Bush, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Ted Cruz

ThinkProgress

Prominent Republican: Women Need To Be Paid Less So They Can Find Good Husbands

On Sunday, Rep. Marsha Blackburn sought to advance the GOP's rebranding effort among female voters by suggesting that Republicans have long "led the fight for women's equality."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Liberal Political News

Star Tribune

HHS pick give GOP opening on health law

Republican lawmakers said hearings on Sylvia Mathews Burwell's nomination as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary provide a fresh opening to raise questions about President Obama's health care law.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, US News, Law, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Scott, Kathleen Sebelius, US Governors, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse, Democrat

Journal and Courier

Richard Cohen: Rand Paul's amateur hour

Not to put too fine a point on it, but what has Rand Paul ever done? Oh, sure, he's a member of the U.S. Senate, but only a freshman, and it's the only political office he has ever held.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, Senator Ted Cruz, The Washington Post Company, Mike Huckabee

Mon Apr 14, 2014

National Journal

Republicans Are Openly Softening Their Tone on Same-Sex Marriage

Something strange happened last weekend. At a recent conservative confab that attracted many top Republicans, no one railed against same-sex marriage.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Huckabee, Entertainment, Television, Newt Gingrich

The Jackson Sun

Reports differ on Blackburn running for president

A report over the weekend that Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn might launch a 2016 Republican presidential bid spurred a non-denial denial from her campaign staff.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tennessee, 2012 Presidential Election, US Senate, John McCain

CBS News

Face in the News: Violence in Ukraine; Senate debates equal pay for women

This Sunday on Face the Nation, the situation in Ukraine was the lead as Pro-Russian militias took government buildings across Eastern Ukraine and Russia continues to amass troops on its side of the border.

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Related Topix: Face the Nation, Entertainment, Television, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, John McCain, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, World News, US House of Representatives

CBS Local

Cruz: Senate Democrats 'Demanded Kathleen Sebelius' Head'

Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility on April 12, 2014 in Manchester, N.H. WASHINGTON - Sen. Ted Cruz believes Senate Democrats are the ones who forced Kathleen Sebelius to step down as health and human services secretary.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Healthcare Law, Law, 2012 Presidential Election, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Huffington Post

Rep. Marsha Blackburn: Republicans Have 'Led The Fight For Women's Equality'

Days after the Paycheck Fairness Act was blocked by Senate Republicans , Rep. Marsha Blackburn has stepped forward to defend her party, insisting the GOP has long "led the fight for women's equality."

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

USA Today

Rep. Mark Sanford in hot water again with ex-wife

GOP Rep. Mark Sanford has been accused by his ex-wife, Jenny, of violating the terms of their divorce agreement again.

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Related Topix: Mark Sanford, US Governors, Charleston, SC, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

ABA commends U.S. reps for introducing food-labeling act

The American Bakers Association , Washington, commends Reps. Mike Pompeo , G.K. Butterfield , Marsha Blackburn , Jim Matheson and Ed Whitfield for introducing the bipartisan Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act to establish a federal labeling standard for food and beverage products made with genetically modified organisms .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jim Matheson, Democrat, Ed Whitfield, Food and Drug Administration

CNN

Sunday Chatter: The midterms, Sebelius' legacy and Burwell's future

The Sunday political talk shows waded into controversial territory. Missed them? We've got you covered with the most important parts of Sunday's political chatter.

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Related Topix: US News, State of the Union, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, Greg Walden, Republican, Representative Tim Scott

Reuters

Obama's new health secretary nominee draws early Republican fire

President Barack Obama's new nominee for health secretary drew some early political fire from Republicans on Sunday in what could foreshadow a stormy election-year confirmation debate in the U.S. Senate over the future of the law known as Obamacare.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Scott, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law, US Senate, Sheldon Whitehouse, Democrat

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