US Senate Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. With Planned Parenthood in the Crosshairs, Will GOP Fire?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Anti-abortion videos have fueled a push for a defunding vote that's riskier for Republicans, and less sure in the House, than it may seem. Sen. Ted Cruz, a GOP presidential candidate, speaks Tuesday in front of the U.S. Capitol during a rally against federal funding for Planned Parenthood.

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  2. Asymmetrical politics: Republicans act like an unruly mob, Democrats like a regimented armyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    As the presidential campaign heats up, and heading into the first debate among the 16 declared Republican candidates, there is an asymmetry between the two political parties. Republican voters have been seething with discontent at their party's officeholders and have not become enchanted with any one of 15 more or less conventional politicians who are running.

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  3. Kansas budget director will outline spending cuts on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Gov. Sam Brownback's budget director is preparing to outline $50 million in adjustments to keep the current Kansas budget from resulting in a deficit. The governor's office said Sullivan would discuss recommendations for reducing costs and shifting funds within state government to cover general expenses.

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  4. Ohio elections chief opens investigation into pot petitionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Ohio's elections chief named a special investigator on Wednesday to review what he calls "significant disparities" in a marijuana legalization group's ballot petitions and said he is subpoenaing the campaign's director. The announcement by Secretary of State Jon Husted is the latest show of force by the state's Republican powerbrokers against ReponsibleOhio.

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  5. Summer Reading: The Women's EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Summer is in full swing, and that means some downtime to unwind and get wrapped up in a good book. Here are six women-focused reads on my list this year, some political, some personal and one perennial favorite to celebrate the season.

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  6. Congress discussing funding for road projects throughout the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WRDW-TV Augusta

    The federal funding for our local roads and bridges could be staying in place. The House of Representatives just passed its' own three-month extension of the Highway Bill.

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  7. Scores of Clinton donors pumped millions into McAuliffe coffersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Wang Wenliang is a delegate to China's parliament whose construction conglomerate builds China's embassies around the world and controls a strategic port near North Korea. He also is a big donor - seven figures to the Clinton Foundation and, through his firm's New Jersey affiliate, six figures to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe.

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  8. Rick Perry just challenged Donald Trump to 'see who can do the most pull-ups'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    As a result of Perry's attacks on him, Trump challenged Perry's "energy," "toughness, and "brainpower" in a recent interview. At an event at New York City's Yale Club where he discussed Wall Street policy, Perry was asked how he would respond if Trump said these things to him in person.

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  9. The Supreme Court Is Less Popular Than It Has Been In DecadesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Don't let the cheering crowds outside the Supreme Court fool you. The largest share of Americans in 30 years has a negative view of the Supreme Court, according to a July survey by the Pew Research Center .

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  10. Mia Farrow faces Twitter backlash for lion dentist's addressRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KIII

    Mia Farrow took some Twitter heat Wednesday for joining other angry social media posters and blasting out the business address of the dentist who killed the beloved lion Cecil in Zimbabwe. Some apparently thought the actress had listed Walter Palmer's home address in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, calling for her verified Twitter account to be suspended under the site's terms of service.

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  11. Senate Bill Seeks to Curb Campus Sexual AssaultsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    A bipartisan measure in the Senate seeks to stop such attacks, though some say an even greater shift is necessary. The Campus Accountability and Safety Act would amend the broader Higher Education Act, which Congress is working to reauthorize.

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  12. Bloomberg's Heidi Przybyla to USA TodayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Politico

    Przybyla, a 16-year veteran of Bloomberg, will take on the role of senior political reporter at USA Today focusing on Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. While she was technically under the helm of Bloomberg News and based out of the D.C. bureau, Przybyla was a regular contributor to Bloomberg Politics and even guest hosted the John Heilemann-Mark Halperin TV show "With All Due Respect."

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  13. Virginia's Jim Gilmore Makes 17 GOP Presidential CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    The former Virginia governor told The Associated Press earlier this month that he would announce his candidacy in early August. On Wednesday, he filed the necessary paperwork with the Federal Election Commission.

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  14. Alert: 'Ability to Benefit' is Back, But Not the SameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Recently, a number of third-party test providers have begun promoting the Department of Education's approval of their Ability-to-Benefit assessments by notifying institutions that, after a three-year hiatus, they can once again award federal financial aid to students who do not have high school diplomas. What these notifications fail to clearly explain is that ATB has been reincarnated in a new form - not "reinstated" in its previous form - and the new ATB requires substantial operational investment.

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  15. Boehner Calls for an End to the Decades-Old Ban on US Oil ExportsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    The House speaker expects a reversal of the ban to be a key part of a legislative package aimed at updating U.S. energy policy. House Speaker John Boehner said during his weekly Capitol Hill press conference Wednesday that it's time for the U.S. to start selling oil abroad.

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  16. WXII to carry Aug. 3 New Hampshire Presidential ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    WXII's Me-TV will televise on-air and stream on WXII12.com the August 3 Voters First Forum, featuring GOP presidential candidates. The forum is produced and hosted by New Hampshire's Union Leader newspaper and C-SPAN.

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  17. Ex-Virginia Gov. Gilmore files paperwork for White House bidRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission Wednesday to run for president of the United States -- making him the 17th major Republican candidate in an already crowded field. Gilmore, a former Army intelligence officer, served as Virginia's governor from 1998 to 2002.

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  18. Gilmore Files Paperwork to Run for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WCAV

    The former Virginia governor told The Associated Press earlier this month that he would announce his candidacy in early August. On Wednesday, he filed the necessary paperwork with the Federal Election Commission.

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  19. On Capitol Hill, GOP fighting itself, instead of DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    It's been happening even though they started the year promising to show voters they can govern. And some Republicans are openly concerned that it could hurt their presidential chances.

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  20. Hillary Clinton to call for lifting Cuban embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton this week will call on U.S. lawmakers to lift the long-standing economic embargo against Cuba, her campaign announced on Wednesday. The former U.S. secretary of state will say on Friday during an appearance at Florida International University in Miami that "Republican arguments against increased engagement are part of failed policies of the past," her campaign said.

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