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3 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

LAGOP McAllister Reaction: Hypocrisy or Reasonable Strategy?

While it might not have come as a surprise that LAGOP Chairman Roger Villere and Gov. Bobby Jindal have called for McAllister's resignation after the now infamous kissing video, many have questioned where the party was when David Vitter's name was found on the calling list of an escort agency in Washington, D.C. Vitter was not asked to resign, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, David Vitter, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana

3 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

Energetic debate over Landrieu's new TV commercial

The debate venue has shifted, if only for a moment, away from healthcare to Energy as US Senator Mary Landrieu unleashed a one-minute commercial showcasing her "fighting" for Louisiana in the energy arena, especially as she has assumed the powerful spot of Chairman of the Senate energy committee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Barack Obama

Thu Apr 17, 2014

News Max

Americans in the Dark About Power Grid Vulnerability

Last Thursday, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee convened what appeared to be a most timely - and much-needed - hearing.

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

NewsOK.com

President defending health law good for some Dems

At a White House news conference Thursday, Obama noted that health insurance enrollments under the new law are higher than expected, and costs are lower.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat

Politico

NRCC adds seven to Young Guns 'Contender' List - Crossroads...

NRCC adds seven to Young Guns 'Contender' List - Crossroads Senate polls in Ark., Colo., La., Mich., Mont.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Representative Tim Walberg, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

American Reporter

Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen Cain

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, George Allen, Republican

Fox News

Sen. Landrieu takes heat for reenacting Senate hearing in campaign ad

Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu is facing criticism after she reenacted a Senate hearing for a campaign ad -- while also fixing a flub from her original remarks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Louisiana, Louisiana Government

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Washington Post

Koch Brothers' Flood Insurance Opposition Becomes Campaign Issue

Democrats are exploring a new attack line against the Koch brothers and Republican allies, telling voters the billionaire energy executives want to let home flood insurance premiums soar to help corporate America.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Representative Paul Broun, Phil Gingrey, US Senate, Democrat, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Charlotte Observer

10 Things to Know for Thursday

This Dec. 5, 2012 file photo shows Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La. on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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

ABC News

Defend 'Obamacare' Unabashedly, Some Democrats Say

The outlook for the president's health care overhaul suddenly appears brighter, and some Democrats are saying it's time for the party to openly embrace the law that Republicans consider their best campaign weapon.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Health Insurance, Health, US Senate, Democrat

Canada.com

Nobel laureates condemn Keystone as climate-change trigger

Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter sits down for a conversation with Mark Updegrove, director of the LBJ Presidential Library, on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library on April 8 in Austin, Texas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat

The Advocate

St. George election window narrows

Advocate Photo by MICHELLE MILLHOLLON -- State Sen. Ben Nevers, D-Bogalusa, meets with constituents after a hearing on legislation to study the way Louisiana incorporates new cities.

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Related Topix: Bogalusa, LA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Baton Rouge, LA

News Max

Super PACS Flooding Key Senate Races With Cash

As Republicans angle to retake control of the Senate in November, and their Democratic counterparts struggle to hang on to the majority, Super PACS are flooding coffers to influence the outcome of elections, The Washington Post reports.

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Related Topix: US News, The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, North Carolina

Reuters

Ex-con, ex-governor Edwards raises $33,000 in Louisiana run for Congress

Former Louisiana Governor, Edwin Edwards, a convicted felon now running for the U.S. Congress, has raised nearly $33,000 in donations since launching his campaign last month, according to a contribution report.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Ron Paul, US Governors

The Town Talk

Another View: Expedite relief on cost of flood insurance

U.S. Sens. David Vitter, R-La., Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., co-authored a letter Thursday to FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate asking him to explain why property owners are still paying high insurance rates despite the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act.

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Related Topix: FEMA, US News, US Politics, David Vitter, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Thad Cochran, Senator John Hoeven

Politico

Pro Report: Ukraine heats up - Biden in Boston - What he said - ...

WHILE YOU WERE WORKING: Boston marked the one-year anniversary since the bombings; Republicans hit Sen. Mary Landrieu for reenacting a Senate hearing in a campaign ad; and tensions in Ukraine increased.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Oleksandr Turchynov, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, John McCain

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CIO

Clinton: Parents Need Help With Online Threats

A parade of high-profile politicians said Wednesday that U.S. parents need help with protecting their children from violent and obscene content on the Internet and in other media, but they offered few concrete ideas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

USA Today

Democrat passes on Congress rematch in Florida

Sink said in a statement reported by the Tampa Bay Times that she's made a "personal decision" to skip the race for a full House term, even though national Democrats had urged her to try again.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bill Young, Democrat, Steve Israel, 2012 Presidential Election, US Senate

CBS News

Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu: Obama "simply wrong" on energy

Senator Mary Landrieu , D-LA, speaks during a a press conference on the Keystone XL pipeline in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on February 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Senator Joe Manchin, 2012 Presidential Election, Louisiana

CNN

3 races that will decide fate of Senate

In the battle for the Senate, eight races could determine the balance of power. Democrats currently hold six of the seats while Republicans hold the other two, meaning that the Democrats must defend their territory -- a difficult task in a midterm election with a Democratic president who has low approval ratings.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Steve Daines, Representative Tom Cotton, Senator Kay Hagan

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