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3 hrs ago | WTVC

The Political Landscape of Common Core

"I have been fairly strong in my comments about how critical it is to not back up on Common core," said Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Bill Haslam, US News, US Senate, Democrat

7 hrs ago | Politico

Dems still haven't learned Obamacare lesson

Memo to Democrats: This is what happens when you pass a law where you can't fix simple drafting errors.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Health Insurance, Health, Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, Democrat

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Deseret News

In our opinion: Religious freedom requires each of us to accord equal dignity

Deacons sing during a liturgy in Baltimore, June 21, 2012, to kick off the "Fortnight For Freedom," a two-week, national campaign to draw attention to religious freedom.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Orrin Hatch, Republican, Opinion

Robert Kennedy's Dangerous Anti-Vaccine Activism

Robert Kennedy is obsessed with the notion that vaccines cause autism. He's particularly obsessed with the discredited idea that thimerosal, a preservative used in some vaccines, causes autism.

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Related Topix: Health, Autism, US Senate, Democrat, US News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boston Herald

Battenfeld: Hillary needs to wake up, watch out for surging Liz

Time for Hillary Clinton to drop the softball interviews, $250,000 speeches and "I might stay home and be a grandmother" shtick.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, George Bush, Opinion

Portland Tribune

Merkley gets support on gay rights

Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley has been endorsed for re-election by the Human Rights Campaign, which plans a gala on behalf of gay and lesbian rights Saturday in Portland.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat


Death of Mary Jo Kopechne

It was this day in history, July 18, 1969, that Mary Jo Kopechne was killed in a car accident in which the car drove into the water off of Chappaquiddick Island in Massachusetts.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Edgartown, MA

Vicksburg Post

Bethel's famous choir in concert again

The Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church Young Adult Choir that captivated the nation's gospel scene in the late 1970s and early '80s with musical prodigy Patrick Sturgis will reunite Saturday as part of the church's 150th anniversary celebration.


Related Topix: US Senate, Democrat, US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KURB-FM Little Rock

Man Breaks Into Kennedy Compound in Mass. Looking for Katy Perry

Katy Perry has never been known to hang out with the Kennedy family, but that didn't stop one man from breaking into the family's compound in Massachusetts in search of the singer.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Folk, The Kennedys

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Police: Kennedy compound intruder sought Katy Perry

In Copiague road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 EB between Bayview Ave and N Clinton Ave in Lindenhurst In Copiague road construction.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry, Lindenhurst, NY, East Islip, NY, Islip, NY, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Kennedy, NY, Entertainment

Ted Cruz to Democrats: Stop Waging War Against the Catholic Church

Sen. Ted Cruz blasted Senate Democrats for their effort to overturn the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision by altering the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.


Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Democrat

Daily Kos

SHHHH Scott Brown, the trick is NOT to remind them you're a carpet bagger

When the Lion of the Senate died we here in Massachusetts had a special election.


Related Topix: Scott Brown, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Where

Cybercast News Service

Orrin Hatch on Bill to Reverse Hobby Lobby Decision: - It's Not Going Anywhere'CNS

Sen. Orrin Hatch said Wednesday the bill introduced this month by Sens. Patty Murray and Mark Udall to reverse the Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision that protects business owners from violating their free exercise of religion is "not going anywhere."


Related Topix: US Politics, Orrin Hatch, US News, US Senate, Republican, Patty Murray, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Women's Health, Health

ABC News

PHOTO: All the Best Photos: Remembering John F. Kennedy Jr. 15 Years Later

President Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy pose at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington in this Dec. 8, 1960 file photo, with their son, John F. Kennedy Jr., following a baptism for the infant.


Related Topix: Jacqueline Kennedy, MedStarGeorgetown University Hospital, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Patrick Kennedy, US Senate, Otis Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force

Sentinel & Enterprise

Rep. DiNatale backs Kerrigan for lieutenant governor

Rep. Stephen DiNatale, a Fitchburg Democrat, on Wednesday announced his endorsement for Steve Kerrigan's campaign for lieutenant governor today, according to Kerrigan's campaign.


Related Topix: Fitchburg, MA, Leominster, MA, Millbury, MA, Worcester, MA, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Jul 15, 2014

USA Today

Police: Man breaks into Kennedy Compound

Police: Man breaks into Kennedy Compound Police received a call Tuesday night asking them to check for a possible intruder.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry


15 Years Later: Remembering JFK Jr.

Fifteen years ago Wednesday, a shocked nation grieved as the Kennedy family lost another one of their own .


Related Topix: US Senate, Democrat, US News, Journalism

The Hill

Centrist voice on national security

Despite the increasing hyper-partisanship over the once politically neutral topic of national security, Mieke Eoyang contends there are still analysts and lawmakers out there who want to engage in pragmatic discussions about the country's defense.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Laura Ingraham Endorses Lamar Alexander's GOP Primary Challenger

The conservative radio host who helped Dave Brat defeat Rep. Eric Cantor , had harsh words for Sen. Lamar Alexander on her show Monday morning, endorsing the two-term senator's primary challenger.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Eric Cantor, US House of Representatives, Robert Byrd, Democrat, Daniel Inouye

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Liberal US senator hits road for Democrats

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is quickly becoming a top Democratic fundraiser and campaign powerhouse, hitting the road on behalf of candidates in key races the party will need to win to retain control of the U.S. Senate in November.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Scott Brown, Republican, Democrat, Senator Al Franken, Senator Jeff Merkley