US Senate Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. GOP Senator: States Can Undo Iran Deal DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Republican Sen. James Inhofe of Oklahoma has co-authored an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal urging individual US states to widen sanctions against Iran even as the White House and Congress undo their sanctions against the rogue Islamist republic. President Barack Obama's deal with Iran "welcomes Iran as a participant in the world community conditioned only on marginal changes to its nuclear program.

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  2. Campaign 2012ADVICE for ObamaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I saw the first 2012 presidential debate at the Lakewood Ranch Town Hall here, at a watch party organized by fellow Democrats. We watched and cheered the President and frequently laughed at Mitt Romney, particularly when his statements were given the lie by his videotaped "47%" remarks.

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  3. Ohio lawmakers slam Obama plans to rename Mt. McKinley 'Denali' during Alaska tripRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Ohio lawmakers reacted angrily Sunday to the White House's announcement that President Obama would formally rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley - North America's highest peak - "Denali" during his trip to The Last Frontier this week.

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  4. Arctic chills, messy energy politics await Obama in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama as he begins his historic trip to Alaska. Obama departs on Monday morning for a three-day tour of the nation's largest state, closely choreographed to call attention to the ways Obama says climate change is already damaging Alaska's stunning scenery.

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  5. ConstanceTHE Electronic Highway is a Two-Way StreetRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    There should have been absolutely no controversy in a resolution presented in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives this past week. Speaker Dennis O'Brien, a Republican from Philadelphia, wanted to honor the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, which was holding its 60th annual national convention in Harrisburg.

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  6. Brasch WordsTHAT 'Rocket's Red Glare' May Be ChineseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    The interests of the U.S. military-industrial complex appear to take precedence over U.S. national interests and human rights concerns, a recent transfer of fighter jets to Pakistan shows. From behind the ivory tower called the White House on New Year's Eve, even as the ground in Rawalpindi - headquarters of Pakistan's military - was wet with the blood of twice-premier Benazir Bhutto, the Bush Administration okayed the delivery of deadly F-16 jets to Pakistan worth nearly $500 million.

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  7. On Native GroundHOW Katrina and Its Aftermath Swept Away the G.O.P.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Vermont is beautiful in late summer. Just a drive up to Burlington gets me drunk with the rolling greens and golds dotted with reds, pinks and blues.

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  8. White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of tripRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    This Aug. 19, 2011 file photo shows Mount McKinley in Denali National Park, Alaska. President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 said he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali.

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  9. On Native GroundPALIN: from Quayle to Eagleton to AgnewRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history accepted the party's nomination with "profound gratitude and great humility."

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  10. Possible Biden bid for White House faces rough roadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Joe Biden may be considering whether to enter the race for president, but he sat out last week's meeting of the Democratic National Committee. In his place, backers greeted a curious few in a hotel suite 20 floors above the official gathering, handing out chocolate bars wrapped with a stylized photo of Biden behind the wheel of a convertible and an "I'm Ridin' with Biden" label.

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  11. Brasch WordsAMERICA Without the PoliticsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike. And it's definitely time to worry when the people saying something has to be done right away are members of the Bush Administration.

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  12. The CrisisWHAT You Really Lost TodayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    With $700 billion dollars - about $2,400 for every man woman and child in America - Congress has just about paid back all those American and foreign banks for every bad loan they've ever made. All those credit card debts that people didn't feel like paying will soon be paid for by taxpayer money, courtesy of Congress.

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  13. The WilliesFREEDOMRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I 've visited North and South Florida and North and Central New Mexico in recent days, and the political temperature 10 days before the Presidential election is elevated by the teeter-totter of global recession. So, in the worst journalistic tradition of election prognostication, I want to do my part to save ink, re-plates of newspapers, and valuable staff time, by giving the national media a head start on their Wednesday, Nov. 5th newscasts.

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  14. CenturyLink to bring broadband to 4,300 rural households in UtahRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Utah Business

    CenturyLink, Inc. announced Friday that it will bring high-speed Internet services to more than 4,300 rural households and businesses in Utah by accepting the Federal Communications Commission 's Connect America Fund statewide offer in Utah. CenturyLink is accepting 33 CAF phase II statewide offers from the FCC to bring Internet service with speeds of at least 10 Mbps download and 1 Mbps upload to approximately 1.2 million locations in FCC-designated, high-cost census blocks.

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  15. On Native GroundREPUBLICANS Fought the Wrong War - and LostRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    You would have thought I was a lunatic, the way I went walking down the street shouting into the air that Jesse Jackson was running for President. You really need to be a little odd to do something like that, but ever since my friend Dennis Gurrant, an Olympic-class broad-jumper who had beaten Bob Beamon at the Randalls Island Invitational, I have been a little odd on the topic of electing a black man president.

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  16. Column: A mirroring of countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Star

    Following a disastrous defeat at the hands of Prime Minister David Cameron's Tories, the Labour Party appears ready to elect as its next leader one Jeremy Corbyn, a hardcore leftist, self-described socialist and member of Parliament, who recently compared the Islamic State to the U.S. military and has called the terrorist group Hamas a “friend.” Corbyn also wants to renationalize some British industries and increase taxes on “the rich,” who are already paying more than half their earnings in income taxes, as well as a nationwide Value Added Tax of 20 percent.

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  17. W.Va. rich with common senseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    There's a lot of good, old-fashioned common sense to be found in the West Virginia hills. Sen. Joe Manchin ought to be tapping it to make what he has said is the most difficult decision of his career in public life.

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  18. Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal risesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Oregon's Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley has become the 31st senator to announce support for the Iran nuclear deal, as momentum builds behind the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. Merkley's backing on Sunday puts supporters within reach of the 34 votes required to uphold a presidential veto of a congressional resolution disapproving the agreement.

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  19. Merrimack's 'selfie sisters' on the campaign trail in NHRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Addy and Emma Nozell of Merrimack have two more candidates left before scoring selfies with all 23 presidential candidates.

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  20. Shaheen slated to endorse ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter Sunday night, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.

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