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Sunday Aug 17 | The Peninsula

Militants hiding in Pakistani cities, says CIA's ex-chief

ISLAMABAD: Taliban and Al Qaeda militants are hiding not only in tribal areas but also in Pakistani cities, said former CIA director Michael Hayden.

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Related Topix: Pakistan, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Terrorism

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Trucker

Mainstream GOP upbeat after sweeping tea party

Mainstream conservatives ran the table in Senate Republican primaries as tea party upstarts lost all six challenges to GOP incumbents, leaving the establishment upbeat about midterm elections and the insurgent movement beaten but unbowed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Mitch McConnell, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Mainstream GOP upbeat after sweeping tea party

Mainstream conservatives ran the table in Senate Republican primaries as tea party upstarts lost all six challenges to GOP incumbents, leaving the establishment upbeat about midterm elections and the insurgent movement beaten but unbowed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Mitch McConnell, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines

Washington Examiner

Turn the page: GOP incumbents hold the line

Buzz Cut: a Turn the page: GOP incumbents hold the line a Dem infighting underscores Hawaii primary a Pick six: Big Sky scandal tops political pros a Clintons 'slum it' at summer home a No bones in that, right? TURN THE PAGE: GOP INCUMBENTS HOLD THE LINE NASHVILLE - The conservative insurgency won't be able to oust an incumbent moderate Republican ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Enzi, Robert Bennett, Arlen Specter

Wed Aug 06, 2014

World Magazine

Coats makes friends, not enemies in Indiana

While other Republican senators across the nation keep getting primary challenges from the right, Sen. Dan Coats of Indiana may get a free ride to his party's nomination in two years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Marlin Stutzman, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dan Coats, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Washington Times

This time around, ita s the Democrats who are stuck with lousy candidates

In the lead-up to the 2012 midterm elections, all the talk was about the GOP taking control of the Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, US Senate, Indiana, Jim DeMint, Mitch McConnell

Journalgazette.net

Lugar Safe Haven dedicated

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, Volunteers of America, Charitable Organizations, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Life, Veteran Affairs

Tue Aug 05, 2014

ABC News

Sen. Pat Roberts Beats Back Primary Challenge from Obama Cousin

Three-term incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts has defeated his tea party challenger, radiologist Dr. Milton Wolf in Kansas GOP Senate primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Kansas

The Wall Street Journal

How Will the Kansas GOP Split Affect Primary Results?

Sen. Pat Roberts , 78, who is running for his fourth term, confirmed earlier this year that he no longer has a home in Kansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback, Kansas, Eric Cantor, US House of Representatives

Journal Gazette

Shelter for homeless vets hailed

A south-side shelter for homeless military veterans will have a full house for its dedication ceremony this morning regardless of how many guests attend.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Volunteers of America, Charitable Organizations, Non-Profit, Fort Wayne, IN

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Indy man recalls Jim Brady's wit, shrewdness

Lou Gerig's most enduring memories of Jim Brady center not so much on the bullet that nearly took the former presidential press secretary's life and Indy man recalls Jim Brady's wit, shrewdness Lou Gerig's most enduring memories of Jim Brady center not so much on the bullet that nearly took the former presidential press secretary's life and Check ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Indianapolis, IN

News Max

Tea Party Challenge Enlivens Kansas Senate Primary

Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts, who has served in Congress since 1981, will see a tough primary battle on Tuesday as he squares off against Tea Party-supported challenger Milton Wolf, a radiologist and political newcomer, in what some fear could be a tougher race than it appears.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Barack Obama

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Palladium-Item

Congress could close federal bank that aids Indiana exporters in foreign markets

After former Sen. Richard Lugar left the Navy in 1960, he and his brother tried to save the family's small machine manufacturing business in Indianapolis from financial failure.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chris Chocola, Representative Larry Bucshon, Mike Pence, Representative Luke Messer, Representative Susan Brooks, US Senate

The Indianapolis Star

Women not plentiful on Indiana college boards

Women not plentiful on Indiana college boards Analysis shows university boards are overwhelmingly male, while majority of students are women Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1n0ixEo JoAnn Brouillette, one of three women on the Purdue University board of trustees, speaks during the board meeting Friday, July 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Indiana, Purdue University, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, Ball State University

Daily Reporter

Indiana U. commemorating WWI centennial in 2014-15

"The Great War" began 100 years ago. Former U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar and former U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton are joining a roundtable discussion on Nov. 4. Ambassadors from the countries involved in the war - including Austria and Hungary - also have been invited to participate.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Indiana

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Journal Gazette

Ed board member picks up mantle

'We don't go anywhere without a packet of stuff so we can learn,' she said. 'I was showing them all the geological features and their eyes were glazing over.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Senate, Family, Uniondale, IN, Kids, Mitch Daniels, US Governors

Thu Jul 24, 2014

OregonLive.com

Merkley vs. Wehby on the issues: The farm bill

Alex Woody, 23, drives a combine across a wheat field on the Pryor farm in Condon during the second week of harvest on July 29, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Jeff Merkley, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon, Agriculture, Science, Oregon Government, Republican

Tue Jul 22, 2014

San Francisco Magazine

My Weekend Fling With the Conservatarians

Before last weekend's Reboot 2014 conference even began, it was blasted in PandoDaily as a "cesspool" of "hick fascism" mixed with "Silicon Valley's emerging brand of optimistic, half-understood libertarianism, part hippie cybernetics, part hot-tub-Hayek."

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Related Topix: SoMa (San Francisco, CA), US Politics, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Tim Murphy, Senator Rand Paul, Kentucky

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