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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Imani Lee, Inc.'s Kurdish Genocide Work Published in New Book

As part of its ongoing project with the Kurdistan Regional Government and the Dialogue Institute at Temple University the first phase of Imani Lee, Inc.'s work documenting the Kurdish Genocide has been published in a new book, "Halabja: Facing the Poisons of Death, A Legal Reading of the Event and the Supreme Iraqi Criminal Court Documents," ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat, Republican

5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Boogeymen and shady deals define spin for Senate

In this April 9, 2013, file photo, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks with reporters about gun control at the Capitol in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, John McCain, Representative Cory Gardner, Healthcare Law, Law

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Washington Post

College production draws ire of S.C. lawmakers

More than 750 people packed into a city auditorium here this week for a sold-out production of "Fun Home," a musical by a New York-based troupe about a woman coming to terms with her closeted gay father's suicide.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, South Carolina, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John McCain, College of Charleston, University of South Carolina Upstate

The Washington Post

Tea party attacks Boehner at home

House Speaker John Boehner's tenure as the top Republican in Congress has not been smooth .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rob Portman, US Senate, Eric Cantor, John McCain

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

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Washington Times

38 Senators put aside differences for lawsuit challenging legality of Obamacare

Thirty-eight Republican lawmakers, including such unlikely bedfellows as John McCain of Arizona and Ted Cruz of Texas, have joined to support a lawsuit challenging the legality of the Affordable Care Act and accusing the president of repeatedly ignoring the law he signed for political reasons.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Ron Johnson, Representative Matt Salmon, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John McCain

Philly.com

Playing politics with pay-gap statistics

Tom Wolf, Democrat running for Pennsylvania Governor in the upcoming May primary, speaks with Inquirer reporters and editors about his business, the Wolf Organization, on March 28, 2014.

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

Washington Times

Rep. Marsha Blackburn: Hillary Clinton wona t be first female president

Is the nation ready for a female president? Rep. Marsha Blackburn says it is, but it won't be former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Tracy overpowers DesJarlais in congressional race fundraising

Tennessee state Sen. Jim Tracy continues to swamp incumbent Rep. Scott DesJarlais in campaign fundraising, first quarter Federal Election Commission reports show.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, Representative Diane Black, Jim Cooper, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Democrat, Tennessee

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Politico

Blackburn: Clinton won't be first female POTUS

To some, Hillary Clinton seems like the odds-on favorite for America's first female president.

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

FactCheck.org

Playing Politics with the Pay Gap

Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn took a page from Democrats when she wrongly claimed that "the White House [is] paying women 88 cents for every dollar that a guy earns in comparable positions."

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

NewsBusters.org

Al Sharpton Scoffs at New ObamaCare Allegation: 'Who Else Is In...

On Wednesday, MSNBC's Al Sharpton scoffed at the latest allegations that the White House is trying to cook the books on ObamaCare numbers by changing the census questions.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Ted Strickland, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, Republican

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Politico

Facebook plays offense in D.C.

It's a tune that is familiar in Washington: Facebook announces a new product or policy change, and privacy hawks fire back.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US Politics, US News, Joe Barton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas, Diana DeGette, Democrat

OregonLive.com

Minimum wage, Chris Christie, health insurance in Ohio: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

Jim DeMint, the conservative former U.S. senator from South Carolina, recently claimed that Wall Street routinely gives more money to Democrats than Republicans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Chris Christie, US Governors, Jim DeMint, US House of Representatives

Virginia Farm Bureau

American Farm Bureau supports bill related to GMO labeling

The American Farm Bureau Federation voiced support on April 9 for legislation in Congress that would give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authority on the use and labeling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients.

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

News Max

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

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