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  1. House Dems stifle Obama on trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Philly.com

    House Democrats delivered a embarrassing rebuke to President Obama Friday, blocking a trade bill that he hopes can help solidify his legacy just hours after the president made a personal appeal for support on Capitol Hill. Using a legislative twist that seemed appropriate for the strange alliances that formed in the fight, the House stalled a plan to give Obama so-called "fast track" authority - negotiating power that supporters say is critical to sealing the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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  2. House Dems stifle Obama on trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Philly.com

    House Democrats delivered a embarrassing rebuke to President Obama Friday, blocking a trade bill that he hopes can help solidify his legacy just hours after the president made a personal appeal for support on Capitol Hill. Using a legislative twist that seemed appropriate for the strange alliances that formed in the fight, the House stalled a plan to give Obama so-called "fast track" authority - negotiating power that supporters say is critical to sealing the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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  3. She wants lying lovers charged with sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Philly.com

    It will never stop. But wouldn't it be great if there was somewhere that a burned lover could turn to if she discovered that the man who told her he was childless not only had a 10-year-old, but also a pregnant side jawn? Or if the person they're sleeping with showed them photos of a beautiful home he claimed to own but in reality was living in his parents' basement? In other words, wouldn't it be great if a woman duped into having sex could have the jerk arrested? Absolutely, says Mischele Lewis.

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  4. 1,200 N.J. homeowners still await Sandy aid approvalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Philly.com

    File: In Beach Haven on Long Beach Island, Hurricane Sandy's effects were evident in January 2013. Two and a half years after Hurricane Sandy struck the Shore, about 1,200 New Jersey homeowners are still awaiting state approval of their applications for aid to help rebuild their homes, a top official in Gov. Christie's administration told lawmakers Wednesday.

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  5. N.J. works to reduce delays in Medicaid applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Philly.com

    New Jersey lawmakers on Monday scrutinized the state's handling of thousands of low-income residents' Medicaid applications, even as the Christie administration asserted it had made progress in reducing the backlog. Gov. Christie expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, and 400,000 residents have gained health insurance through the government program since 2014.

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  6. Rendell: For the middle class, trade issues are crucialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Philly.com

    The problem with trade policy, Adlai Stevenson once lamented, is that its "greatest need is for fresh clichs." In other words, it's boring.

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  7. Letters: Death sentence a 'hollow promise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    I KNOW THE PAIN of losing a child to a brutal and senseless murder. In 1998, my amazing 23-year-old daughter, Shannon, was raped and murdered in Philadelphia.

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  8. Costs far outweigh promised benefits.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Philly.com

    In his 2010 State of the Union Address, President Obama promised to double exports over five years to "support" 2 million jobs in America. A year later he claimed the new U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement would "support" 70,000 jobs at home.

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  9. Ridesharing bill adds restrictions for Uber, LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Philly.com

    Ridesharing companies that enlist drivers to use their personal vehicles to transport passengers would have to get a state permit and meet safety requirements under legislation advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel. The Transportation Committee approved the bill, which also calls for companies like Uber and Lyft to expand their insurance coverage to include the period when drivers use their smartphone apps to find fares.

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