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  1. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.

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  2. MomentumKATE McGARRIGLE: a Sound from Another TimeRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2010 | American Reporter

    Not long after, as the Watergate scandal heated up and the economy soured, a bumper sticker sprouted up that read "Don't Blame Me. I'm From Massachusetts."

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  3. Cory Franklin: How old is too old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... a Democrat, may hold no special fondness for Reagan, in terms of political balance, he need only look at Edward Kennedy, the longtime Democratic senator from Massachusetts. In 2008, when Kennedy was over 75, he compared Obama to his brother, ...

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  4. The WilliesTHE Watchman ComethRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    Remember Sen. Ted Kennedy's description of the kind of America we would if Robert Bork, a conservative solicitor general for President Nixon during the Watergate years, was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court? "Robert Bork's America is a land in which women would be forced into back-alley abortions, blacks would sit at segregated lunch counters, rogue police could break down citizens' doors in midnight raids, schoolchildren could not be taught about evolution, writers and artists would be censored at the whim of government, and the doors of the federal courts would be shut on the fingers of millions of citizens for whom the judiciary is often the only protector of the individual rights that are the heart of our democracy."

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  5. Passings: Edward M. KennedyTHE Last Liberal LionRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | American Reporter

    Ironically, I have long thought that if anyone but Sen. Edward Kennedy had been the spearhead of the national health care reform movement it would have passed long ago. Within weeks - or perhaps months - of the ultimate success or failure of his dream, the nation and his own party stays torn by dissent on this issue.

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  6. Sen. Kennedy RememberedSAIL AWAYRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | American Reporter

    The Democratic Party's most stalwart defender of civil rights, labor rights, health care, immigration, housing and education for nearly five decades in the U.S. Senate has left us. On Tuesday night, cancer claimed the life of Edward M. Kennedy, the 77-year-old senior senator from Massachusetts.

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  7. Franklin: Hope to die before you get old? How old, sonny?Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... a Democrat, may hold no special fondness for Reagan, in terms of political balance, he need only look at Edward Kennedy, the longtime Democratic senator from Massachusetts. In 2008, when Kennedy was over 75, he compared Obama to his brother, ...

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  8. Editorial: A Secret Service In Not So Secret ShamblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Investor's Business Daily

    People walk past Hotel El Caribe in Cartagena, Colombia, where the 2012 prostitution scandal is alleged to have taken place. AP View Enlarged Image Public Trust: New revelations prove that the White House is hiding just how much politicized disarray afflicts the U.S. Secret Service.

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  9. Fresh WindsTHE Elusive Truths of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    A new advertisement from the Obama campaign team, entitled "Firms," now joins the pantheon of great political ads of the TV Age. The ad is simple in concept.

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  10. Who is Thomas Perez? A look at the reported frontrunner to be the next Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Salon

    A new report says the labor secretary is the favorite to succeed AG Holder. Here's what you need to know The New York Times reports this morning that Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez is the odds-on favorite to succeed outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, and that President Obama is "poised" to make the announcement before the midterm elections on November 4. The Times' Carl Hulse writes that Perez's selection isn't final; U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch of the eastern district of New York and former White House counsel Katherine Ruemmler haven't been ruled out.

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  11. Peter Lucas: A Gov. Coakley key part of Patrick's master planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    If you find it unusual for an outgoing Massachusetts governor to attack a potential successor, you are right. It is unusual.

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  12. Faith groups will use networks to fight for casino repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... there and fight." - A. Metzger/SHNS Full-scale representations of the U.S. Senate chamber and the late Sen. Edward Kennedy's Capitol Hill office will open to the public on March 31, 2015, the Edward Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate announced ...

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  13. Kennedy Institute set for March 2015 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    Gintautas Dumcius, State House News Service Full-scale representations of the U.S. Senate chamber and the late Sen. Edward Kennedy's Capitol Hill office will open to the public on March 31, 2015, the Edward Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate announced Wednesday.

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  14. Voter anger challenges Dems in blue state gov racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    It's been a tougher campaign than expected for some Northeast Democrats like Gov. Dan Malloy Four years ago, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley was the favorite in a January special election to replace the late Sen. Ted Kennedy . She lost to a state senator named Scott Brown , the first siren that alerted Democrats nationally to an angry midterm electorate that year.

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  15. Edward Kennedy Institute to open early next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Kennedy widow and institute co-founder Victoria Reggie Kennedy says it will host an opening celebration March 29 with a formal public dedication ceremony the next day. The institute is being built on the campus of the University of Massachusetts Boston next to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

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  16. Jimmy Carter: Obama has really bungled America's foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Hot Air

    A president who presided over the fall of the Shah of Iran and the capture of American embassy staff in Tehran, a global oil crisis, and Soviet incursions in Afghanistan, West Africa, and Central America is now taking full advantage of Barack Obama's fumbles. Carter, a president whose approach to foreign affairs was once an interchangeable synonym with weakness, has taken to berating Obama over his own displays of impotence and vacillation in defense of America's interests overseas.

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  17. Brown denies abortion claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Nashua Telegraph

    Republican Scott Brown on Tuesday defended an abortion bill he sponsored in Massachusetts and said his opponent, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, is telling "shameful" lies about his record on women's issues. Shaheen, the first woman elected governor in New Hampshire and the only woman who has been elected both governor and U.S. senator, has been touring businesses owned by women to argue that, unlike Brown, she has a record of fighting for equal pay, access to contraceptives and abortion rights.

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  18. Prize GOP Recruit Artur Davis Returns to PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | National Review Online

    Former Democratic U.S. representative Artur Davis of Alabama, a prize Republican recruit a few years ago, is moving ever-closer to a return to electoral politics, as right-of-center D.C.-area stalwarts David Frum, Reihan, Salam and Juleanna Glover host a fundraiser for him Thursday night for his expected 2015 run to be mayor of Montgomery. Before examining his upcoming race and its importance, here's a bit of background for those unfamiliar with Davis .

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  19. Shaheen, Brown square off in first U.S. Senate debate in N.H.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Republican Scott Brown immediately and repeatedly called U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen a rubber stamp for the Obama administration yesterday, while she waited until the end of their first debate to cast him as an outsider who doesn't understand New Hampshire. Shaheen, a Democrat and former governor seeking a second Senate term, faces Brown, a former Massachusetts senator, Nov. 4. He won a special election in 2010 to replace the late senator Ted Kennedy, lost the seat in 2012 and moved to New Hampshire late last year.

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  20. Democrat Coakley struggles to hold lead in Mass. gov race, as she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Fox News

    Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley is a veteran of state politics but perhaps is best known nationally as the Democrat who lost the late Sen. Ted Kennedy's seat to Republican Scott Brown in the 2010 special election. This year, the race for governor is Coakley's chance for political redemption.

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