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  1. #NeverTrump Cleveland Plan Won't WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The #NeverTrump movement is hoping rogue delegates will help them overthrow Trump once and for all on the convention floor. Democrats tried the same thing in 1980 and it failed miserably.

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  2. Budget cutbacks to affect Connecticut parks after July 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | The Day

    HARTFORD, Conn. - The effects of state budget cuts will soon be felt at Connecticut's 109 state parks, including cutbacks in lifeguard staffing and park maintenance and the closure of three state campgrounds.

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  3. Hammonasset Beach State Park in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WTNH

    The effects of state budget cuts will soon be felt at Connecticut's 109 state parks , including cutbacks in lifeguard staffing and park maintenance and the closure of three state campgrounds. The $1.8 million in reductions to park operations will take effect after the July Fourth holiday weekend, and Robert Klee, commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, said he expects additional cost-cutting steps next spring.

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  4. Feds' flawed watch lists invite abuse of rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    It is beyond unfathomable that we live in what is supposed to be a free, constitutional republic, but government is allowed to secretly put citizens' names on a secret, flawed terrorist watchlist for secret reasons never revealed. What made me think of that is the U.S. Senate's rejection of knee-jerk gun-control legislation before the smoke cleared from the unspeakable June 12 mass murder in Orlando by a killer claiming allegiance to the Islamic State.

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  5. Clinton content to let Trump dominate newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Donald Trump has taken a break from campaigning while in Scotland, but he is still making headlines. He declared Britain's departure from the E.U. "a great thing."

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  6. If You Fail to Plan, Then You Plan to FailRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    Like my colleague David Atkins, I think a Hillary Clinton-Elizabeth Warren ticket would be a strong one for the national Democratic Party; on MSNBC this morning, Joy Reid also noted Warren's merits as a running mate for Clinton. However, as a Massachusetts native, I cannot dismiss concerns that Warren's departure from the Senate upon becoming Vice President would quickly become a disaster for the state Democratic Party.

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  7. Clinton pushes children's healthcare in new adRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released a new ad Saturday pushing her involvement in the passing of the Children's Health Insurance Program. The ad, titled "Kayla," pushes the story of a child who had chronic illnesses and was a beneficiary of the program.

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  8. Proposed US gun control measure infuriates both sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    San Francisco: Legislation proposed in Congress, which would bar gun sales to people on a government terrorist watch list, has achieved a rare distinction - a thumbs-down from both the National Rifle Association and the American Civil Liberties Union. For the NRA, virtually any restriction on buying or selling firearms is unacceptable, and this one, dubbed ``No-fly, no-buy", is tied to a list whose embarrassing mistakes have prevented young children and the late Senator Edward Kennedy from boarding aircraft.

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  9. Kennedy out of Dems' fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    City Democrats will conduct their mid-July fundraiser without keynote speaker, state Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr., who canceled his appearance over concerns about party Chairman Gene Eriquez 's domestic abuse charge. "State Senator Ted Kennedy Jr's.

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  10. Clinton Is Content Letting Trump Dominate News CyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | News Max

    Hillary Clinton is getting trounced by Donald Trump when it comes to sheer volume of media coverage, and that's just fine with her. The presumptive Democratic nominee and her advisers are betting that when it come to Trump, there is such a thing as bad publicity.

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  11. Democrats sitting down on the jobRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Washington Times

    Disgruntled members of Congress have rarely caught the point of what the public thinks of Congress quite like the Democratic sit-in in the House of Representatives. "Sitting on their ample rumps" is exactly what most voters think Congress usually does.

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  12. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), speaks while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    An effort being led by Sen. Susan Collins to prevent suspected terrorists from buying firearms is getting push-back from a surprising direction, considering the conventional politics of gun control. The American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to senators Wednesday urging them to vote against the bill, which they say uses watch lists that are error-prone and unfairly target American Muslims, without "basic due process protections."

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  13. Kennedy cancels Danbury Democratic fundraiser appearance overRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    State Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr. canceled plans to speak at the city Democratic Party 's fundraiser Thursday, citing concern over Chairman Gene Eriquez 's domestic abuse charge. "I will not be able to participate as long as local party leadership positions are occupied by individuals facing serious allegations of domestic violence," Kennedy said on Thursday.

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  14. L-E missed great storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    There was an event called "Back the Blue" Saturday 6/18 as a fundraiser for Harris County Deputy Jamie White who was shot in the head making a routine traffic stop on I-185. This event was also a show of appreciation for all the police, first responders, firefighters, etc, who put their lives on the line every day to protect us, the general public.

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  15. Congressman Lou Barletta: Democratic 'Sit-In' All About PublicityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | CBS Local

    JUNE 22: Supporters of House Democrats taking part in a sit-in on the House Chamber shout encouragement from outside the U.S. Capitol on June 22, 2016 in Washington, DC. Led by civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis Democrats, have maintained control of the House chamber since this morning demanding a vote on gun control legislation.

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  16. The Fact Checker: The Truth Behind the RhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    ... role was more hidden - and in dispute. By all accounts, the prime mover behind CHIP was the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass. He was inspired by a similar Massachusetts program and then enlisted Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, as his partner in the ...

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  17. Trump gives Clinton her much-needed causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The political context around Hillary Clinton has changed. Until now, complaints about her have pervaded public commentary, usually with a predictable refrain.

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  18. More effective steps needed to thwart terror attacksRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Marietta Times

    In the rush to do something about people like Omar Mateen, mistakes are going to be made. What should concern Americans is some of those errors will make life more difficult for law-abiding people while accomplishing little, if anything, to prevent massacres such as that committed by Mateen.

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  19. Watch lists no sure measure of riskRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Journal

    In the rush to do something about people like Omar Mateen, mistakes are going to be made. What should concern Americans is some of those errors will make life more difficult for law-abiding people while accomplishing little, if anything, to prevent massacres such as that committed by Mateen.

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  20. Solutions designed to prevent tragedy must be effective, not easyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Lewistown Sentinel

    In the rush to do something about people like Omar Mateen, mistakes are going to be made. What should concern Americans is some of those errors will make life more difficult for law-abiding people while accomplishing little, if anything, to prevent massacres such as that committed by Mateen.

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