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3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Why Obama may gamble midterms on immigration

President Obama has said that he will act administratively on immigration before the midterm election.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Cityview Online

The 12 percent: Is it politically fatal for Ernst? Can a candidate in modern Iowa be too religious, too rural?

U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst, an Iowa Republican whom Romney endorses, faces her own challenging political figure - call it The 12 percent, a muscular swing vote of the unchurched that's been largely obscured in analysis of modern Iowa politics.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Tom Harkin, US Senate, Iowa, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Switched

Republicans Back Boehner's Lawsuit Against Obama, Saying Impeachment Unlikely

House Speaker John Boehner meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 25. Boehner said the Republican-controlled House will file an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to carry out the laws passed by Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Walter Jones, Peter King, Representative Adam Kinzinger

ThinkProgress

Congressman Claims Obama Is Using Unaccompanied Minor Crisis To Gain New Democratic Voters

During a televised interview with the conservative publication NewsMax on Monday, Rep. Louie Gohmert accused President Obama of inviting young immigrants to cross the border alone to recruit future Democratic voters.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Stockman, Illegal Immigration, Liberal Political News

Star Tribune

Why Obama may gamble the midterms on immigration

President Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, spoke about immigration reform on June 30, 2014, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, Illegal Immigration, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Hill

Immigration reform is alive, but not in Congress

Congress has become increasingly disrupted by fringe voices, preventing urgently needed reform of our outdated immigration system.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Prison, US Supreme Court, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tama News-Herald

Takes on Congressman King

I have pondered Mr. D. A. Benda's letter concerning congressman Steve King for several weeks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Peter King, Terry Branstad, US Governors, Iowa

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Switched

Reclaiming "USA!, USA! USA!" From the Bigots in Murrieta

However you feel about the immigration issue, the sight of angry protesters in Murrieta, California screaming "go back to where you come from" and shouting other invectives to a busload of children and their moms has to make you queasy.

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Related Topix: Murrieta, CA, Family, Kids, Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 03, 2014

National Review Online

Steve King: Obama Is Provoking 'A Constitutional Crisis'

Representative Steve King , wants to alleviate the border crisis by allowing U.S. authorities to return to unaccompanied children to their home countries, something that current law bans except for cases of countries that share a border with the United States.

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

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Washington Watch: The I word

If Boehner wants to file a lawsuit against Obama, taxpayers should counter with a class action suit for wasting their money on a political stunt.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Representative Michele Bachmann, Michael Burgess, Opinion

Tue Jul 01, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Siouxland veteran honored for actions in Vietnam War

On February 8, 1971, Ralph Mertz was wounded in the Vietnam War while trying to protect soldiers from his unit as they were under fire.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sioux City, IA, Storm Lake, IA

Gawker

Obama's Plot to Steal Texas Is So Crazy, It Just Might Be Untrue

There's a humanitarian crisis erupting on our nation's southern border. Or there is a ruthless plot - orchestrated by the Obama administration - to irrevocably shift the demography of Texas, and thus the whole country, into the Democratic Party's favor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Father of UCSB shooting victim joins Iowa moms to end gun violence

Richard Martinez, the father of a victims in the recent Santa Barbara shooting, will join the Iowa chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and other gun violence survivors on Tuesday, July 1. The chapter will deliver 3,684 postcards to Senator Grassley and 939 to Representative Latham at 10:30 a.m., and deliver 531 postcards to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tom Latham, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chuck Grassley, Isla Vista, CA

Mon Jun 30, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Dorholt touts ability to listen, authenticityDorholt touts ability to ...

Dorholt touts ability to listen, authenticity Lawmaker says he was effective during 1st term representing District 14B.

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Related Topix: St. Cloud, MN, Sauk Rapids, MN, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives

Free Republic

Iowa rep will file lawsuit over immigration announcement

Firebrand Republican Rep. Steve King announced his intention Friday to file a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, calling unconstitutional the administration's plan to stop deporting some young, illegal immigrants who entered the U.S. as children.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama

USA Today

Bachmann slams Hillary Clinton to raise money for GOP

Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., speaks to the Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority Conference.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Hillary Clinton, 2012 Presidential Election, Representative Trey Gowdy

Sun Jun 29, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Knoblach steps back into political spotlight

Knoblach steps back into political spotlight After break from office, he's challenging Rep. Zachary Dorholt.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, St. Cloud, MN, Peter King

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Free Republic

Iowa GOP replaces state party chairman

The Iowa GOP central committee voted Saturday to fire the state party chairman and replace him with a fixture of the establishment.

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Related Topix: Tom Latham, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Terry Branstad, US Governors, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WHO-TV

Trip Down South Raises Concerns for Iowan

ROCKFORD, Iowa-Chuck Laudner spent time down in Mississippi the last few weeks and he saw something there that he hasn't seen in his home state of Iowa.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Iowa, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Rockford, IA, Tea Party

Switched

Anti-Immigration Hate Group Hits Disgusting New Low

Just when you thought the members of the ultra-conservative group Americans for Legal Immigration PAC couldn't get any more tasteless, they decide to send used underwear to undocumented immigrants.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney

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