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  1. Legislation Renews Effort to End 'Murderabilia'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    There's a renewed effort to keep violent criminals from profiting off their crimes. Sen. John Cornyn reintroduced legislation that would help stop what's being called "murderabilia."

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  2. 307,000 vets died awaiting VA care, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    ... actions in VA programs." In response to issues with the VA's enrollment records, Rep. Jeff Miller, a Florida Republican and chairman of the House VA Committee, said in July, "(This) troubling news highlights VA's ongoing mismanagement and calls into ...

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  3. Gubernatorial candidates square off in 1st televised forumRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The News-Star

    ... and Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle (both Republicans) are set to attend. Sen. David Vitter, also a Republican, won't be there. A spokesman for his campaign told NOLA.com "We get literally dozens of [requests for forums] every week. ... ...

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  4. About half of immigrant households on welfare, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fox News

    Roughly half of immigrant households in the United States receive at least one form of welfare, with that number rising to 73 percent for immigrant households from Central America and Mexico, a new report released Wednesday said. The report, released by the Center for Immigration Studies - a group that calls for lower levels of immigration - falls in the middle of a fiery political debate on the presidential campaign trail over immigration policies.

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  5. John Kasich's Pep Talk for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Gov. John Kasich talks with U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley as he tours the Iowa State Fair on August 18, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. "We're spending too much time being negative about our lives, and I don't think that's very healthy," Kasich says, warning of a nationwide morale problem, "because when we are positive we come together to solve our problems."

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  6. Bobby Jindal Defends Kentucky Clerk Kim DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    ... and impose financial penalties on her for refusing . A hearing will be held Thursday. Jindal, who is seeking the Republican nomination for president, told The Huffington Post that Davis shouldn't have to resign and was justified in her refusal. I ...

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  7. Court strips lesser prairie chicken of federal protectionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    A federal court in Texas has stripped the lesser prairie chicken of Endangered Species Act protections, a victory for oil and gas companies that argued conservation efforts are working. District Judge Robert Junell ruled Tuesday in Midland that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service failed to make a proper evaluation of the states' conservation plan when it listed the lesser prairie chicken -- a species of grouse with feathered feet and striped plumage -- as threatened.

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  8. Moran speaks in support of small hospitalsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ParsonsSun.com

    ... continue fighting for the small-town hospitals that help preserve the way of life that rural Kansans enjoy. The Republican senator from Kansas made his remarks to a small crowd during a 45-minute visit to Oswego Hospital, one of the places he has ...

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  9. Sen. Ayotte tours local manufacturersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-NH, was talking shop with various Seacoast manufacturing businesses Thursday afternoon, Aug. 27, on a tour that included a visit with off-road motorcycle builder Rokon International in Rochester. Visiting everyone from Lindt chocolates in Stratham to Mikrolar robots in Hampton, Ayotta praised the diversity of New Hampshire's manufacturing field.

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  10. House to vote on Iran bill next week, GOP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 24, 2015. The US House of Representatives will vote next week on the Iran nuclear deal, Republican leadership said Wednesday, the first congressional step in a process President Barack Obama hopes will uphold his landmark accord.

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  11. University of Utah launches new institute to help inform public policy decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... to drive better-informed public policy solutions. Those who attended included former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, Sen. Orrin Hatch, state legislators, local mayors, and leaders of The Church of Jesus ...

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  12. Kentucky clerk's defiance is a test for GOP rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... The Kentucky clerk who is defying a federal court order to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is putting Republican presidential contenders on the spot as they try to mollify social conservatives without alienating the majority of Americans ...

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  13. Rubio touts end to oil-export ban, bemoans EPA in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... some of his energy proposals at a meeting of the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association in Oklahoma City. The Republican presidential candidate also bemoaned the influence of the Environmental Protection Agency, which he says is restraining ...

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  14. Blame Congress for U.S. inaction on the Arctic: Bloomberg ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... thanks to Gingrich). The current chairman of the Science, Space and Technology Committee is Lamar Smith, a Texas Republican who was chairman of the Judiciary Committee in the previous Congress. He is a capable legislator, but he can't be as good at ...

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  15. PA & WI-Sen: Environmental Groups Launch Huge Ad Buy Making Toomey (R) & Johnson (R) Top TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Environmental groups were already going to spending a lot of money on taking out vulnerable Republican incumbents like Senator Mark Kirk . Well their list is getting bigger: Environmental groups are targeting Republican Sen. Pat Toomey and several other U.S. senators in coordinated ad campaigns aimed at those who oppose a recently finalized federal carbon-emissions rule.

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  16. Report says ending ban wouldn't hurt consumers at pumpRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    ... or slightly reduced by the removal of current restrictions on crude oil exports." Sen. Lisa Murkowski, the Republican chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said the report pointed to a need for Congress and the Obama ...

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  17. Obama seals legacy-defining Iran deal as Senate Dems gather 34 votes to stymie GOP resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the necessary votes to ensure the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress. The decisive 34th commitment came from Maryland Democrat Barbara Mikulski, who is retiring next year after three decades in the Senate.

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  18. Digging a hole to build a wallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said building a wall on the U.S.-Canadian border "a legitimate issue for us to look at." No, it's not.

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  19. More Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | KIII

    Nearly 900,000 military veterans have officially pending applications for health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department's inspector general said Wednesday, but "serious" problems with enrollment data make it impossible to determine how many veterans were actively seeking VA health care. About one-third of the 867,000 veterans with pending applications are likely deceased, the report says, adding that "data limitations" prevent investigators from determining how many now-deceased veterans applied for health care benefits or when.

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  20. Watchdog: 900,000 Vets May Have Pending Health Care RequestsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Nearly 900,000 military veterans have officially pending applications for health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department's inspector general said Wednesday, but "serious" problems with enrollment data make it impossible to determine how many veterans were actively seeking VA health care. About one-third of the 867,000 veterans with pending applications are likely deceased, the report says, adding that "data limitations" prevent investigators from determining how many now-deceased veterans applied for health care benefits or when.

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