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  1. BREXIT: Brits Wanting To Leave the EU Spikes After Obama Tried To Convince Them To Stay In ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Townhall

    On June 23, British citizens will vote whether they will remain or exit the European Union. It's a delicate issue that has reaped political havoc with Britain's Conservative Party.

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  2. Our Opinion: VP would be step back for Sen. WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... the financial industry, she has the potential to be a great senator, along the lines of Massachusetts legend Edward Kennedy. It would be a shame to see that potential short-circuited. Practically speaking, Ms. Warren can accomplish far more in the ...

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  3. Discordant Dems could risk another Gore momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... have created the conservative Supreme Court majority that still exists. In 1980, liberals backed Sen. Edward Kennedy against President Jimmy Carter. Carter was nominated, but Kennedy's lukewarm support was one of many reasons the one-term president ...

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  4. Michael Barone: Donald Trump isn't the 'presumptive nominee' - not yet anywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... finished third in five of six states in the Northeast. This reminds me of the 1980 Democratic race between Edward Kennedy and Jimmy Carter. Just when Carter seemed to have things wrapped up, Kennedy would get a big win. Then Carter would come back. ...

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

    Apr 26, 2016 | 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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  6. What Happens When Sanders Comes Back to WashingtonRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | National Journal

    ... you can make of it what you will," said Jim Manley, a former aide to Sen. Harry Reid and to the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, who waged a failed primary challenge to President Carter in 1980. Senators can quickly reenter the political fray or assume ...

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  7. Get Ready For The Veepstakes, EverybodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Switched

    In 2012, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan challenged the notion that two people of the same gender could not appear on the same presidential ticket. For all we argue which American presidents were successful and which were failures, one has to be impressed with the glowing achievements of American vice presidents.

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  8. Hatch, Leahy spar over Supreme Court nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    AP File Photo Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, has received a lot of attention from the White House over the Republican refusal to hold hearings on a Supreme Court nominee. He has said he won't be swayed from his position to not hold hearings, nor even meet with a nominee.

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  9. Laura Capps to Seek Seat on Santa Barbara School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Noozhawk

    Laura Capps, the daughter of retiring Congresswoman Lois Capps, announced Tuesday that she is seeking a seat on the Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education. Capps, 43, who grew up in Santa Barbara and returned to town three years ago after a lengthy career in Washington, D.C., made the announcement in a video posted online . 1 comment

  10. Earth Day celebration held for environmental victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | WTNH

    Senator Ted Kennedy Jr. joined representatives from the grocery industry this Earth Day morning at the North Branford Big-Y touting a victory for the environment. They celebrated a bill that will increase recycling and aim to reduce the use of paper and plastic bags by 33 percent over the next five years.

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  11. Accident victim wanted to make visit across lakeRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    The man who died at Mt Nicholas Station near Queenstown last week once stood for election against United States politician Ted Kennedy, and had specifically wanted to visit the side of Lake Wakatipu where he lost his life. Richard Philip Hyde , of Massachusetts, was injured in the car park at Mt Nicholas Station on April 15, after a bus reversed into him.

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  12. OP-ED | Trump, Hillary Will Prevail Here, But If Trump's the GOP NomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    Get ready, devotees of Connecticut politics. You are about to experience a once-in-a-generation phenomenon - maybe even once-in-a-lifetime.

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

    Apr 22, 2016 | 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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  14. Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling fired by ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... - by blurting out on national TV, "Vote Bush." He toyed with public office himself in 2009 after U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy died, a plan that was complicated because, as an unenrolled voter, Schilling would have had to run as an independent. That was ...

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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. Labor Secretary Says He Wants to 'Move the Ball Forward' With $12-Hour Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    Labor Secretary Tom Perez speaks at a press conference at the Capitol on April 21, 2016. Labor Secretary Tom Perez joined lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Thursday to promote a Senate bill introduced last year by Democrats that would increase the minimum wage from $7.25 to $12 an hour by 2020, saying the legislation would "move they ball forward" toward "ensuring shared prosperity."

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  18. Inverness Realtor was Ted Kennedy's secretary in the early 1960sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Like most people, Mary Jane Felt remembered exactly where she was on Nov. 22, 1963, when she learned of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy: in the Senate office of his brother, Sen. Ted Kennedy, working as his personal secretary. "My mother always said how terrible it was to watch who loved his brother so much, after hearing the news of his death," says Elizabeth Wakeman of Lake in the Hills, Felt's oldest daughter.

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  19. Baseball | Saga of Curt Schilling at ESPN has a predictable endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... -- by blurting out on national TV, "Vote Bush." He toyed with public office himself in 2009 after U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy died, a plan that was complicated because, as an unenrolled voter, Schilling would have had to run as an independent. That was ...

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

    Apr 21, 2016 | 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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