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  1. Essential Politics: Tonight's the night, so here's a caucus explainer using gummy bearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The best quote was from the organizer counting off the groups caucusing for their candidates: "Anyone for Christopher Dodd ?" That night, without being plugged in, I was sure Hillary Clinton had won Iowa because she had performed so strongly in the ...

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  2. Payday Lenders Exempted in Financial Regulatory LegislationRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2010 | One38

    ... The implication, of course, is that Corker is being influenced by the payday lending industry, but Democrat Christopher Dodd agreed to the exemption also. Now Dodd finds himself in a position of having to justify his support for the exemption after ...

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  3. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  4. Payday Lenders Exempted in Financial Regulatory LegislationRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | One38

    ... The implication, of course, is that Corker is being influenced by the payday lending industry, but Democrat Christopher Dodd agreed to the exemption also. Now Dodd finds himself in a position of having to justify his support for the exemption after ...

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  5. Are you better off? More readers assess the Obama years: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | LA Daily News

    The paper reports a half-trillion in deficit in the new budget . Is that better off? Is the $17 trillion President Obama added to the national debt better off? The editorial referred to the trouble Obama inherited.

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  6. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Home buyers and home owners should now feel safe. After all the government has seen to it that even those most removed from knowledge of the mortgage process can now be treated equally with those who took years to understand personal finance, build their credit, save for a down payment and expense reserves, and generally have lived a very conservative lifestyle.

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  7. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  8. Quotes from Smith, Elba and others about the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | 680News

    In this Friday, Jan. 15, 2016 file photo, director Spike Lee attends the premiere of HBO's new drama series "Vinyl," at the Ziegfeld Theatre, in New York. Change at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, where membership is for life, does not come easily.

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  9. Hollywood Reax Swift, Positive to Oscar Diversity MeasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | ABC News

    The Academy's proposed changes to increase diversity in the Oscars prompted swift and positive reaction in Hollywood, with many praising the moves while still noting that the Academy Awards are only part of the problem, and only part of the solution. Saying that "We need to step this up," president Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced Friday that the academy aims to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats to its board of governors.

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  10. Payday Lenders Exempted in Financial Regulatory LegislationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | One38

    ... The implication, of course, is that Corker is being influenced by the payday lending industry, but Democrat Christopher Dodd agreed to the exemption also. Now Dodd finds himself in a position of having to justify his support for the exemption after ...

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  11. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  12. Obama Calls For TPP Approval On Eve Of ITC HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Intellectual Property Watch

    On the eve of a three-day mega hearing on the impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership starting today at the US International Trade Commission, President Barack Obama called on Congress to approve the trade deal. In his final annual State of the Union Address last night, the TPP got only a minor mention.

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  13. Conflict and InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Weekly Standard

    ... Richard Nixon. His exposure of financial misconduct by Connecticut senator Thomas Dodd-father of Senator Christopher Dodd-resulted in the senior Dodd being censured by the Senate. Pearson, the subject of innumerable lawsuits, did have the capacity ...

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  14. Obama's Final State of the Union Speech: Hollywood ReactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Hollywood Reporter

    The MPAA and celebrities such as Amy Schumer and Russell Simmons praised the speech while Rupert Murdoch blasted the president for being "divorced from reality." President Obama's final hopeful and unifying State of the Union speech got an immediate response from the great and the good in Hollywood on Tuesday night.

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  15. AFI Awards Lunch Brings Out Hollywood Elite For Feel-Good Event Of The SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 9 | Deadline

    In my book, the "feel good" event of awards season is, was and forever will be the annual AFI Awards luncheon. This year's model was held today at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills to honor AFI's top 10 movies and TV shows of the year.

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  16. AFI Awards Lunch Brings Out Hollywood Elite For 'Feel Good' Event Of The SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Deadline

    In my book, the "feel good" event of awards season is, was and forever will be the annual AFI Awards luncheon , held earlier today at the Four Seasons Hotel and honoring AFI's top 10 movie and tv shows of the year. As AFI President and CEO said in his opening remarks, "Fair Warning: This is a campaign-free zone" , and indeed it was as each of the honored films and shows had their own table and there were no acceptance speeches, not one.

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  17. Iowa Museum's Caucus Exhibit Features George W. Bush - But Not JebRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Wall Street Journal

    DES MOINES, Iowa - A first grader on a school trip Thursday morning pointed to the giant photo of George W. Bush at the entrance to the State Historical Museum of Iowa's presidential caucus exhibition and said, "That's Jeb Bush!" Not quite, but the rest of the caucus exhibition is a political nerd's dream. Tchotchkes on hand include a yellow Chris Dodd thunderstick from his 2008 White House effort and a Draft Bob Dole 1976 poster.

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  18. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  19. a Jeb! Super PAC Chief PraisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    The head of the major Super PAC backing former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush for president, Mike Murphy, praised the efforts of a donor to "Not us but can't argue with it!" Murphy, the head of Right to Rise USA, Tweeted on Friday with an image of the anti-Trump skywriting. Because Murphy was behind a previous anti-Trump effort involving a plane -he hired a plane to fly above a Trump rally in Alabama with an anti-Trump banner on it-people suspected that Murphy was behind this latest effort.

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  20. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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