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1 hr ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Dole, vets groups renew push for disability treaty

Representatives from veterans groups and organizations for the disabled on Wednesday joined Dole and Republican Sens. John McCain, Kelly Ayotte and Mark Kirk along with Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin at a Capitol Hill news conference.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Tom Harkin, Democrat

4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Sarah Palin on her speeding ticket: - I was qualifying'

She can't drive 55: Former Alaska governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin was stopped for speeding in her hometown of Wasilla last week, and gives TMZ this explanation: "I wasn't speeding, I was qualifying."

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama

9 hrs ago | National Review Online

Tom Rogan: Just Words, Just Words

President Obama's odd scheduling choices over the last several days. Why, Fournier asks, did the White House see a game of pool as more presidential than crisis management? Fournier then ventured an answer: [Obama] and his advisers are so certain about their moral and political standing that they believe it's enough to make a declaration.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Raw Story

Jon Stewart hammers John McCain: Let's see who's been absolutely wrong more often

Daily Show host Jon Stewart challenged Sen. John McCain to a "wrong-off" on Tuesday following McCain's dismissive remarks about the comedian during an interview with Fox News.

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Related Topix: The Daily Show, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Roll Call

Mikulski Set to Unveil Emergency Spending for Immigration Crisis

The Maryland Democrat's emergency bill primarily deals with the crisis of unaccompanied migrant children, but it also would provide funding for fighting wildfires and make a payment to Israel for the Iron Dome missile defense system.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

The Star

Column: Grasping the legacy of a historic anniversary

Last week marked the 30th anniversary of Geraldine Ferraro becoming the first woman to be named a vice presidential nominee on a major party ticket.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Bainbridge Island

Two Minutes of Hate: The Bergdahl Edition | Guest Column

In George Orwell's "1984," the daily devotion for Oceania's party members is to view a film illustrating the various crimes of their enemy.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, US Politics, Opinion

Roll Call

'Simple' Doesn't Equal 'Easy' in N.H. Senate Race

Having written about House and Senate races for the past 30 years, I've seen plenty of press releases, polling memos and campaign strategy emails.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Scott Brown, Republican, George Bush, 2012 Presidential Election

Cybercast News Service

Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success

A gridlocked Congress failed to do the big things: overhauling the nation's immigration system, reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code and stiffening background checks on gun buyers.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Harry Reid, Democrat

ABC News

Lawmakers Face Long to-Do List, Uncertain Success

A gridlocked Congress failed to do the big things: overhauling the nation's immigration system, reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code and stiffening background checks on gun buyers.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Harry Reid, Democrat

Mon Jul 21, 2014

MarketWatch

Hedge fund dodged over $6 billion in taxes: senators

Hedge fund Renaissance Technologies used structured financial products purchased from Barclays and Deutsche Bank to avoid more than $6 billion in taxes, a pair of senators said Monday.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Investment Services, Renaissance Technologies, US Politics, US News, Tax

The Hill

Multiple crises dog 'No Drama' Obama

The crises in Ukraine and Gaza have created new problems for a White House that has sought to project President Obama as above politics.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, John Kerry, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican

GretaWire

Sen. McCain says international community should place "personal sanctions" on Putin

Off-cam with Sen. Lindsey Graham , Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin , Sen. John John McCain and Sen. Jim Inhofe , the top Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee about what the US should do about Russian leader Vladimir Putin, the shootdown of the plane and getting access to the crash site for international ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Carl Levin, Democrat, Senator Jim Inhofe

The Washington Post

In the Loop: What happened to the deficit talk?

The "debt clock" was a big part of Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign, but it probably didn't end up in any of his living rooms.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, George Bush, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

OpEdNews

Kerry's Unenviable Record for Veracity

This piece was reprinted by OpEdNews with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Syria, World News, Middle East, Liberal Political News

Free Republic

Hit the Road Barack: Newsweek cover calls out president on policy promises

Niall Ferguson, a British professor of history at Harvard University, relies heavily on the idea of promises to lampoon Barack Obama into submission - a surprising argument for the historically liberal, and pro-Obama publication.

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Related Topix: Harvard University, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The Washington Post

MH17 is not a game-changer

James Goldgeier is dean of the School of International Service at American University.

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Related Topix: American University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

NewsBusters.org

McCain Fires Back at Jon Stewart: 'Gets Away' With Being...

On Sunday's Media Buzz , Senator John McCain brushed off Jon Stewart's latest blast at him over the Iraq War.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Barack Obama, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Lansing State Journal

Want better governing? Poll says elect more women

Remember when Sen. Susan Collins and her sisters in the U.S. Senate helped shape the deal that ended last year's government shutdown? More than 6 in 10 adults, or 63%, believe the country would be better governed if there were more women in political office, according to a new Gallup Poll.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain

The Washington Post

Joe Biden is the most interesting politician that has no chance of becoming president

The New Yorker's Evan Osnos has been working on a profile about Vice President Biden for months, and it finally published this week -- with a big focus on the vice president's role in the Ukraine crisis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, New York, World News, Ukraine, Education

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