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  1. Special election dates set for Eisnaugle seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Gov. Rick Scott on Friday set the dates for a special election to replace Rep. Eric Eisnaugle, R-Orlando, who left his seat after being selected as a 5th District Court of Appeal judge. Voters in House District 44, which includes the cities of Winter Garden and Windermere, will head to the polls for a primary election on Aug. 15 and for the general election on Oct. 10. GOP hopefuls who have either opened up campaign accounts or declared their intention to run for the seat include: Bruno Portigliatti, executive vice president of Florida Christian University; John Newstreet, CEO of the Kissimmee/Osceola Chamber of Commerce; Bobby Olszewski, a former Winter Garden commissioner; and Usha Jain.

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  2. Senate strategy on House health care bill: That's not ours - Fri, 26 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    Senate Republicans have a plan to avoid answering questions on the House legislation to repeal large portions of the 2010 health law: to say it's not their bill. The chamber on Friday began a 10-day recess and lawmakers could face questions from constituents about a recent analysis on the House bill by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

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  3. Small business suffers without Export-Import Bank support for big dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A little-known government agency has been making the news lately. If you've never heard of it before, the Export-Import Bank of the United States provides financing for U.S. export sales when private market alternatives aren't available.

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  4. 60,000 Haitians facing deportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | WPTV Local News

    The Department of Homeland Security strongly urged 58,000 Haitians who have been living in the United States since the earthquake in 2010 to prepare to be deported back to Haiti. Mowery said that the country has tried to rebuild since the 2010 earthquake in which more than 100,000 people died but it's been an uphill battle, especially since numerous other devastating natural disasters like Hurricane Matthew took place since then.

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  5. Gianforte wins Montana special House election despite being charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Yahoo!

    Republican Greg Gianforte claimed a narrow victory in Montana's closely watched special election for the state's at-large congressional seat, defeating Democrat Rob Quist in a race that is likely to be mined for clues about how the voting electorate feels about the political turbulence of Donald Trump's young presidency heading into next year's midterm elections. The results came after a wild 24 hours in the race, in which Gianforte, a billionaire technology entrepreneur from Bozeman, was charged with misdemeanor assault after he allegedly "body slammed" Ben Jacobs, a reporter for the Guardian newspaper, at a campaign event on Wednesday just hours before voters headed to the polls.

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  6. No sign of an impending 'wave' electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Washington Examiner

    Sometimes they love him, sometimes they get frustrated with him, sometimes they worry he'll become part of the establishment. Yet, to a person, they fundamentally believe the Wisconsin Republican's political intentions always come from his roots, grounded in his upbringing in this working-class Kenosha County town.

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  7. State colleges call for Scott veto of their slice of budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Upset over a $30 million cut in remedial education funding, state-college advocates are asking Gov. Rick Scott to veto a $1.2 billion portion of the state budget and force lawmakers to revamp the spending plan for the 28 colleges. The college advocates say the cuts would have "a devastating impact" on the system and that the loss of remedial services, like tutoring, would particularly affect the "most vulnerable students," including students from low-income families, minority students and military veterans.

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  8. Analysis: Budget shows Trump's trouble figuring out CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Gillette News-Record

    President Donald Trump's first budget proposal, snubbed by some Republican allies, is just the latest example of an administration that seems at times clueless or indifferent toward Congress. Since becoming president, Trump has at times wrapped congressional Republicans in a clumsy embrace that many have welcomed, wooing House members with Oval Office facetime or trips on Air Force One.

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  9. Senate Strategy on House Health Care Bill: That's Not OursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Roll Call

    Senate Republicans have a plan to avoid answering questions on the House legislation to repeal large portions of the 2010 health law: to say it's not their bill. The chamber on Friday begins a 10-day recess and lawmakers could face questions from constituents about a recent analysis on the House bill by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

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  10. One Lafayette student's stint on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | Daily World

    In a flash, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan walked by and touched the arm of Lafayette native Brittany Dupree. That was one moment for the congressional intern One Lafayette student's stint on Capitol Hill In a flash, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan walked by and touched the arm of Lafayette native Brittany Dupree.

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  11. Making the Distinction Between Honest Opponents and Toxic EnemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Washington Monthly

    Since last November's election, there has been a lot of hand wringing and arguing among Democrats about why they lost the election. But even though Republicans won, it is increasingly obvious that the victory came with a priceDonald Trump.

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  12. Breakdown between UK and US over intelligence leaks 'extremely dangerous', says SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Yahoo!

    ... when it turned out that we had shared that information without their permission." Republican senator Marco Rubio, a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, said leaks are a violation of federal law. "If you break the federal law, you ...

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  13. House Committee Unanimously Approves Chechnya ResolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Pridesource.com

    U.S. Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen , Eliot Engel , Ed Royce , David Cicilline , Chris Smith , Alan Lowenthal and Darrell Issa introduced it.

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  14. Israel Marks 50 Years of Reunited Capital on Jerusalem DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Marco Rubio said President Donald Trump's optimism on reaching a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians was not likely to happen. President Donald Trump made a personal appeal for peace between Israel and the Palestinians, calling on both sides to put aside the "pain and disagreements of the past", as he closed a four-day swing through the Middle East Tuesday.

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  15. U.S. lawmakers reintroduce bill to repeal restrictions on travel to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to any ending of Cuba's isolation, led by anti-Castro Cuban-American lawmakers including Republican Senator Marco Rubio and Democratic Senator Robert Menendez. Discover content from The Globe and Mail that you might otherwise not have come across. ...

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  16. Noel Whelan reacts on Twitter to Garry Monk's Leeds United resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Leeds United released a club statement on Thursday afternoon stating that they had reluctantly accepted the resignation of manager Garry Monk . Earlier this week, Massimo Cellino's controversial ownership of the Yorkshire club finally came to an end, with Italian businessman Andrea Radrizzani completing his takeover of the club.

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  17. McConnell may not like Trump's tweets, but he loves having a Republican president againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Salon

    Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell R-Ky. is not a fan of President Trump's tweets, saying in a Reuters interview he'd prefer a little "less drama" but he is still pleased to have a fellow Republican in the White House and is in staunch favor of the president's agenda.

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  18. Guest column: Issue of leaks goes back a long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Advocate

    I dashed into a meeting last week to discuss better ways to explain LSU's incredible breadth of academic offerings to parents and prospective students. But it wasn't that important subject that was on my mind.

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  19. Senators look to make veterans care a higher priority on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Thursday that reforming veterans' care would be a top priority for lawmakers when they return to Capitol Hill the first week of June. "We know many challenges remain in ensuring that veterans have access to the care they need and deserve at the VA, but this legislation will further improve our ability to meet our commitment to them," McConnell said.

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  20. Trump Finally Understands SomethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Slate Magazine

    President Donald Trump with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the podium at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on Tuesday. On his trip to Saudi Arabia this week, President Trump talked a lot about religious violence.

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