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  1. Why Background Checks Couldn't Stop Dylan RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Daily Caller

    The FBI says that the federal background check system for guns should have stopped Dylann Roof, the racist who killed nine black parishioners at a church in Charleston. " This rips all of our hearts out ," says FBI Director James Comey, who blamed the mistake at least partially on improperly labeled paperwork.

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  2. Ex-Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton Bond Over Being GrandfathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Valley News Live

    Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton traded anecdotes on aging, politics and, of course, the joys of being a grandparent on Thursday night. "When you become a grandfather you fall in love," Clinton said as he shared a stage with Bush at the graduation of the inaugural class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program in Dallas.

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  3. 'A Full Life': Jimmy Carter writes againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Christian Science Monitor

    Although widely considered a sub par President - in the bottom half of virtually every ranking - Jimmy Carter is clearly a remarkable man. During his 90 years he has been an accomplished submariner, farmer, author, peacemaker, election monitor, philanthropist, carpenter, teacher, and public servant.

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  4. The Single Worst Idea From 1990s Welfare Reform May Be Dying, As Quietly As It BeganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | ThinkProgress

    Nineteen years after President Bill Clinton endorsed conservative ideas about fighting poverty and signed sweeping welfare reform into law, one of the most poorly thought out elements of that political pact is on the verge of crumbling. Committing a drug crime was supposed to permanently ban a person from food stamps and welfare benefits under a little-discussed provision of the Clinton-Gingrich reforms.

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  5. Opinion: Behind the momentum for paid sick leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | NorthJersey.com

    LAST MONTH, the Supreme Court upheld a core provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, quashing Republicans' latest attempt to gut the law through the judicial system. At issue in the case, King v.

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  6. My Turn: On campaign finance, it's time for citizen actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Concord Monitor

    Last September, the Democracy for All amendment died in a Senate filibuster. Despite the fact that a majority of senators supported it, a minority - including New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte - used a procedural roadblock to kill the amendment for the legislative session.

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  7. 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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  8. Bernie Sanders receives notable endorsement in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Daily Kos

    She backed President Obama during his first presidential campaign in 2008, supporting him in the lead-up to the New Hampshire primary that election cycle. Obama lost the Granite State to Hillary Clinton, but ended up besting Clinton nationally to become the party's nominee.

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  9. Sanders endorsed by key New Hampshire activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Hill

    "He's very believable," Dudley said. "A lot of people seem to say things that don't come to pass."

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  10. Obama's lawless actions make Ted Kennedy look like a prophetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Americans familiar with the nation's federally created immigration crisis remember all too well the late Sen. Ted Kennedy's promise about President Reagan's 1986 blanket amnesty for 2.7 million illegal aliens being a "one-time-only" deal followed by securing our border. Well, one out of two isn't bad, but only if you're a stickler for details because in fact "The Lion of the Senate, as Kennedy was dubbed, pushed seven other amnesties into law that helped get us to our 11 million illegal population.

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  11. Cape Rewind blog: Blackout: July 3, 1967Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... or served by candlelight. Power was restored slowly and was fully restored by 1:40 a.m. on July 4. Then-Sen. Edward Kennedy and his expectant wife, Joan, sat out the blackout at their Squaw Island home. Two days later, he announced a seven-point ...

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  12. How - Robert Bork's America' GaveUs Justice Kennedy's AmericaRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    It would go down in history as Sen. Edward Kennedy's "Robert Bork's America" speech. Judge Bork, a brilliant constitutional scholar, had been nominated by President Reagan to the U.S. Supreme Court, and Kennedy, the Massachusetts Democrat who chaired the Senate Judiciary Committee, was having none of it.

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  13. Bernie Sanders and a little historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... the democratic party move left. So as the 1980 presidential election drew near, many were hoping that Senator Edward Kennedy would step in, as his brother Robert had done a decade before, and run against a sitting Democratic president. But Kennedy ...

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  14. Blackout: July 3, 1967Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... or served by candlelight. Power was restored slowly and was fully restored by 1:40 a.m. on July 4. Then-Sen. Edward Kennedy and his expectant wife, Joan, sat out the blackout at their Squaw Island home. Two days later, he announced a seven-point ...

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  15. Sen. Kennedy RememberedWAS Kennedy Good for Health Care?Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 28. 2009 -- In the fall of my senior year at American University in Washington, D.C. I was an Intern in Senator Ted Kennedy's Health, Education, Labor and Policy Committee Office. My experience as an intern was probably vastly different than most as I started about two weeks before Sept.

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  16. 'Historic Moment' in Madison's Downtown Future BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    Connecticut Governor Malloy and Madison First Selectman McPherson broke ground Tuesday morning on the historic start of the Madison Center Project. Construction in Madison's center will begin this July.

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  17. Obama not stuck as lame duckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WHIO

    ... Leader Nancy Pelosi. That tweet from Jim Manley, a former top aide for Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) and Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-MA), reminds me of something I learned a long time ago - never underestimate the power of a President, of either party, at any ...

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  18. 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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  19. The Best Tidbits From 3,000 Pages of Hillary Clinton E-mailsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. The State Department on Tuesday released 3,000 pages of Hillary Clinton's e-mails from when she was secretary of state.

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  20. Reagan Tribute Efforts Right on the MoneyRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... the plan to remove Kennedy's image could face the stiffest opposition. The late president's brother is Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) and his nephew is Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.). 'Having a living member of the Kennedy family in a prominent role ...

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