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  1. Bennet pitches public option health care planRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

    U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., pitched his public option "Medicare-X" plan Tuesday, the same day that Sens. Alexander and Murray said they'd reached a bipartisan deal on health care stabilization. WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Sen. Michael Bennet speaks during a weekly press conference following a policy luncheon on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C. DENVER U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet on Tuesday pitched a public option health care measure as a bipartisan panel of senators he's been part of announced it had reached a deal to fund insurer subsidies under the Affordable Care Act that President Trump has stopped paying for the time being.

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  2. US Lawmakers Hail Islamic State's Defeat in RaqqaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... "For a while it's been apparent that we were going to defeat Islamic State on the battlefield," said Senator Tim Kaine, a Virginia Democrat. "Their peak [at holding territory] was in August of 2014, and there's been a steady erosion of them being ...

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  3. The road to single-payer is being paved by two centrist DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Once upon a time, when single-payer was considered a pipe dream and it was far from certain that Obamacare would become law, the idea of a "public option" represented the greatest realistic hope for progressives seeking to expand access to health care. The House version of health reform included a weak public option , but it was ultimately abandoned because conservative Senate Democrats wouldn't support it.

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  4. Roanoke plaza dedicated for Linwood Holton, history-making former governor and onetime RoanokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Roanoke dedicated the newly complete Holton Plaza, in honor of former Virginia Gov. Linwood Holton, 94 .

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  5. Politicians react to FERC pipeline certificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Martinsville Bulletin

    U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine used the phrase "very suspicious circumstances" Monday to describe how a federal agency announced it had approved two deeply controversial natural gas pipelines that will burrow through different regions of Virginia.

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  6. Downtown plaza dedicated for Linwood Holton, history-making former governor and one-time RoanokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Roanoke dedicated the newly complete Holton Plaza, in honor of former Virginia Gov. Linwood Holton, 94, who while not a Roanoke native moved here to practice law and run for office.

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  7. Swing-state Democrats offer a middle ground on Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee member Sen. Elizabeth Warren , third from left, speaks on Capitol Hill in January. Sen. Tim Kaine is second from left.

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  8. Democrats cast Trump's new Iran strategy as 'reckless,' damaging US credibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Times of Israel

    It didn't take long for Senate Democrats lash out at US President Donald Trump after he announced the US would no longer back the Iran nuclear deal in its current form. Trump's decision to decertify the Iran nuclear deal under the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act , immediately provoked the dismay of Democrats, some of whom are crucial to amending the legislation.

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  9. Treasury chief: At times, a gov't shutdown could be 'good'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Canada.com

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin agrees with President Donald Trump that there could be such a thing as a "good" government shutdown. Mnuchin told the Senate Budget Committee that "at times there could be a good shutdown," though he added it's not the administration's "primary objective."

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  10. COLUMN: Trump supporters in VA have no voter's remorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Fredericksburg.com

    VIRGINIANS who backed Donald Trump for president last November show few signs of voter's remorse at this point during Trump's tumultuous administration, according to a new University of Mary Washington survey. More than 91 percent of those polled who said they voted for Trump last year said they would do so again if the election were held this fall.

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  11. Democrats: Trump sabotaging Obamacare with executive orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Washington Examiner

    Democrats quickly criticized the order as a back door to attack protections for people with pre-existing conditions and increase "junk" insurance plans. Congressional Democrats said Thursday that President Trump's executive order to relax insurance rules is the latest evidence of Republican "sabotage" against Obamacare.

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  12. Clinton 'sick,' 'shocked' and 'appalled' by Weinstein allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Toledo Blade

    Hillary Clinton said in an interview with CNN on Wednesday that she will donate the money Harvey Weinstein contributed to her political campaigns after multiple sexual assault allegations were leveled against the powerful Hollywood mogul. Clinton, in an interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria as part of her ongoing book tour, said she was "sick" and "shocked" when she found out about the sexual assault allegations, first revealed in a bombshell report by The New York Times and then further reported in a detailed report by The New Yorker.

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  13. Daily Kos: 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Daily Kos

    ... were serious flaws in its methodology, as I noted in a write up... Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D. VA) in support of Doug Jones' (D. AL) U.S. Senate campaign: I'm writing to you today about a friend of mine, Doug Jones. ...

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  14. Chris Hurst plots long shot bid for southwest Virginia seat long held by GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Washington Times

    Looking to loosen the GOP's grip on southwest Virginia, Democrats are betting that a baby-faced progressive from the Philadelphia suburbs can give the party something they haven't had in years: a seat in the House of Delegates west of Roanoke . Chris Hurst , a television anchor turned candidate, is running in the 12th District to unseat Republican Del.

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  15. Clinton says she was "appalled" at Weinstein news, will give away his moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Los Angeles Times

    Saying she was "sick," "shocked" and "appalled" by news of Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual predation, Hillary Clinton said in an interview Wednesday that she would donate to charity the money he had contributed to her campaign. In an interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Clinton said she had no idea about Weinstein's behavior until the revelations in recent days that led to his ouster from the company which bears his name.

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  16. Oops: Asked About Returning Weinstein Cash, Hillary's Running Mate Butchers the FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Townhall

    At long last, and under mounting pressure , Hillary Clinton released a terse statement yesterday condemning serial sexual harasser Harvey Weinstein, from whom she's accepted substantial political contributions over the years . Her former Vice Presidential running mate -- fresh off of embarrassingly mangling factual information regarding the Las Vegas shooting and guns -- was asked on CNN whether the Clinton campaign would return Weinstein's money.

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  17. Mainstream media ignores Wasserman Schultz's shady IT stafferRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Fox News

    Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz speaks at a rally, before the arrival of Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her vice presidential running mate U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, in Miami, Florida, U.S. July 23, 2016. Picture taken July 23, 2016.

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  18. Tim Kaine Says Harvey Weinstein Donations to Him Have AlreadyBeen SpentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Lucianne.com

    Hillary Clinton has finally broken her silence and condemned her former buddy Harvey Weinstein, but hasnA t said what she will do about the $39,000 he donated to her 2016 campaign. Her running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine , was a little more vocal.

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  19. Hillary Clinton, Obamas condemn longtime Democratic donor Harvey WeinsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | GantDaily.com

    Hillary Clinton and former President Barack Obama condemned disgraced Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein on Tuesday, marking their first public comments on the matter since reports of his alleged predatory behavior broke five days ago. "I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein," Clinton said in a statement through her spokesman Nick Merrill.

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  20. Corey Stewart in talks to endorse Gillespie at urging of Trump aides Bannon and BossieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Washington Post

    Corey Stewart, who ran as a "mini-Trump" but lost the GOP nomination for governor to Ed Gillespie, is negotiating with the Gillespie campaign for Stewart's endorsement. RICHMOND - Corey Stewart, who pilloried Republican Ed Gillespie during their GOP gubernatorial primary fight in Virginia, has been communicating with Gillespie about a potential endorsement at the urging of former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon and President Trump's former deputy campaign manager, David N. Bossie, according to five people familiar with the matter.

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