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Daily Speed Read: News You Should Know April 14, 2014

OHIO DECISION EXPECTED TODAY: Today is the self-imposed deadline a federal judge in Cincinnati set for issuing a formal ruling that Ohio's ban on same-sex couples marrying is unconstitutional.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Wedding, Gay/Lesbian

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Power Line

Is Scott Walker on his way to 2016 front-runner status?

Scott Walker has a 16 point lead among likely voters in his race for governor, according to a poll from Wisconsin Public Radio/St.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chris Christie

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wisconsin congressional members want physicians rated on quality of care

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Kind, US News, Tammy Baldwin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, US Senate, Wisconsin, Healthcare Law, Law

WIGM-AM Medford

Baldwin seeks action on emergency unemployment insurance

A bill extending emergency unemployment compensation awaits consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Milwaukee Courier Online

Capitol Report - There's no need to fix It

According to a recently released report by the Pew Charitable Trusts, Wisconsin ranked third in the nation, in terms of election performance, behind North Dakota and Minnesota.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Scott Walker, US Governors

Roll Call

HOH: Tom Petri's S.O.S

Wisconsin Republican Tom Petri took to the House floor Thursday to issue a dire warning to grill tenders the world over: Europe is coming for our pork products.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Badger Herald Online

Wisconsin beer and brats threatened by EU trade deal

Cheese, brat and beer manufacturers around the country could be forced to find out if a European trade deal is approved.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Tammy Baldwin, Democrat, Cheese, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Agriculture

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Forward Lookout

Madison Common Council Unify on Antibiotic Resolution

Eight co-sponsors of the resolution were joined with all of the other Common Council Members to vote yes on Resolution 32795.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Mary Burke

Republican Gov. Scott Walker leads Democrat Mary Burke 56%-40% among likely Wisconsin voters, a St. Norbert College poll has found.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Scott Walker, US Governors, Wisconsin

Mon Apr 07, 2014

WIGM-AM Medford

U.S. Senate to vote on unemployment benefits extension

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote today on a bill restoring long-term unemployment benefits, and a lawmaker from Wisconsin hopes it will eventually make it to the president.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Supreme Court's ruling a victory for transparency

When the U.S. Supreme Court this week struck down limits on the aggregate number of legal campaign contributions an individual could give during an election cycle, the progressive theatrics began.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, US Senate, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tommy Thompson, Opinion

Milwaukee Courier Online

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin supports long-term solution on Medicare...

"This bill is a missed opportunity to reduce Medicare costs and enact significant health care reforms to eliminate today the flawed Medicare payment formula."

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Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, Medicare, Health, US News, US Senate, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tammy Baldwin, Personal Finance, Retirement, Medicine

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Joplin Independent

Senators consider bologna restrictions baloney

U.S. Senators Pat Roberts and Tammy Baldwin , joined by Patrick Toomey , Rob Portman and others, today fought attempts by the European Union to impair U.S. trade by restricting the ability of U.S. producers to use the common names of meat products like bologna and black forest ham at home and abroad.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Patrick Toomey, Republican, Pat Roberts, Senator Rob Portman, Life, Food, Cheese

Thu Apr 03, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Capitol Hill food fight could affect names of some of Wisconsin's most popular foods

A food fight on Capitol Hill could impact Wisconsin. As part of a trade deal with the U.S., the European Union wants to add a requirement that foods made in a specific geographic region be named for that place.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Ron Johnson, Tammy Baldwin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Milwaukee, WI

WISN-TV

European Union fights for geological restrictions on food names

The European Union wants to require that foods made in a specific geographical region are the only ones bearing the title.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Ron Johnson, Tammy Baldwin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Milwaukee, WI

Towleroad

Thursday Morning Speed Read: Mississippi, Lesbian Chef, Tammy Baldwin, New Mexico, Scrutiny Rehearing

LGBT groups will hold a rally on the lawn of the State Capitol in Jackson, Mississippi, at noon CDT today, in protest over the passage of a religious bias bill by the state legislature Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, US Senate

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Nation

Federal Bill Calls on Universities to Enact Anti-Harassment Policies

Under a bill introduced in Congress Thursday, colleges and universities would be required by the federal government to enact anti-harassment policies for the first time.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University, Suicide, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rowan University, Gay/Lesbian

Common Dreams

With McCutcheon Ruling, An Activist Court Opts for Full-On Plutocracy

Federal Election Commission was decided in favor of the dollar. The court that in 2010, with its Citizens United v.

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Related Topix: Activism, Financial Services, Federal Election Commission, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Koch brothers-backed group gets mixed results in Iron County elections

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Iron County, WI, Ashland County, WI, US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

Thu Mar 27, 2014

US News & World Report

Sen. Patty Murray Renews Push for Anti-Harassment Bill Named After Clementi

Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., is renewing the push for a college anti-harassment bill that would require schools to include cyberbullying in policies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers University, Suicide

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