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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.
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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.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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.
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.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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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."
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.
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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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.
15 Years Later: Remembering JFK Jr.
Fifteen years ago Wednesday, a shocked nation grieved as the Kennedy family lost another one of their own .
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.
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.
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.