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  1. Dodd Eyed as Ambassador to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Political Wire

    I think Chris Dodd was on the radar to be President Obama's VP until the so called bank scandal. Dodd was a very good democrat in congress and he deserves this.

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  2. Hollywood's Freebies for U.S. Gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheDailyBeast.com

    Hollywood's efforts to win political clout have always stretched across the country, from glitzy campaign fundraisers in Beverly Hills to cocktail parties with power brokers in Washington. Last year, the film industry staked out another zone of influence: U.S. embassies.

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  3. US cinemas screen MPAA creativity awareness videosRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Advanced-television.com

    The Motion Picture Association of America has confirmed that AMC Theatres will begin airing the MPAA's 'I Make Movies' video series nationwide to raise audience awareness about the hard work and creativity behind-the-scenes of the motion picture and television industry, along with the importance of viewing content legitimately. AMC Theatres consists of more than 300 locations nationwide that welcome approximately 200 million guests annually.

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  4. 'I Make Movies,' and AMC plays themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    At CinemaCon earlier this year, MPAA chairman and CEO Chris Dodd focused his state-of-the-industry remarks on the filmmakers behind the camera, highlighting a couple of them in a series on creators and makers. The videos are part of the organization's efforts to encourage consumers to watch their favorite films and TV shows legally, directing them to WhereToWatch.com .

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  5. MPAA's Dodd welcomes trade promotion voteRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Advanced-television.com

    MPAA Chairman and CEO Senator Chris Dodd has welcomed the passage of Trade Promotion Authority - legislation that defines US negotiating objectives and priorities for trade - in Congress following a vote in the Senate at the end of May, describing it as an important victory for the US's global competitiveness and the 1.9 million American workers throughout the country in the motion picture and television industry. "We applaud this major accomplishment in Congress and are grateful for the hard work and leadership of Senate Majority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, House Majority Leader McCarthy, Chairman Hatch, Chairman Ryan, and Ranking Member Wyden in ensuring that the US trade agenda continues to move forward.

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  6. Larry Kudlow Considering Senate Bid in NY, Conn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | News Max

    ... declined, according to The Washington Examiner . He also considered challenging former Connecticut senator Christopher Dodd, but favored his job as a television host at CNBC instead. A run in either blue state will be a difficult task. Schumer has ...

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  7. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | 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. Larry Kudlow and NRSC Renew Discussions on Senate Run Eliana Johnson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | National Review Online

    ... name has surfaced as a potential senatorial candidate. He considered challenging former Connecticut senator Christopher Dodd in 2010, and told reporters at the time that he spoke with then-NRSC chairman John Cornyn about it, too. "[Cornyn] came up ...

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  9. Content industry's quiet win on trade - Apple expands Lisa...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Politico

    CONTENT INDUSTRY'S QUIET WIN ON TRADE - The Senate's advancement Tuesday of a bill to fast-track President Barack Obama's trade authority sets the stage for final passage as early as today, and the movie and TV industries are psyched. The pharmaceutical and agriculture sectors have taken a lot of the limelight in pushing the TPA measure, but the content industry has been quietly supporting efforts to get it over the finish line, since they want to see intellectual property protections in the pending Trans-Pacific Partnership enacted as soon as possible.

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  10. 'An Evening With' Christopher DoddRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Roll Call

    Former Sen. Christopher J. Dodd wanted to be president. He fell short, but now has what is widely regarded as the best job in Washington as head of the Motion Picture Association of America.

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  11. A tax increase on hedge funds wona t help the poorRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | New York Post

    Even Mayor de Blasio, who hasn't announced any intentions to make a run at the White House in 2016, is lecturing people in other states about income inequality throughout America. Democratic politicians have become delusional, disingenuous or just flat-out dishonest with their Pinocchio-like tale: That an increase in taxes on hedge funds and private-equity firms would help fight income and social inequality.

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  12. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | 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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  13. Murder and mystery at festivalRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Lytham Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Five leading children's authors are heading to St Annes for a one-day junior literature festival - and a live murder mystery will bring drama to the day.

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  14. MPAA extends Chairman Chris Dodd's contract through 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Los Angeles Times

    "He has been an impactful leader and a vigorous champion for the industry," the heads of the major studios said in a statement. "We are confident he will continue to effectively help steer our interests through a challenging media and policy landscape and represent our member companies around the globe."

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  15. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 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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  16. Dan Schnur: Even George Pataki deserves a chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | New York Daily News

    For almost 70 years, candidates trailing badly in the polls have harkened back to Harry Truman's upset victory in the 1948 presidential election. It is entirely possible that, years from now, we will similarly be referencing the astounding ascent of George Pataki, who improbably rose from less than 1% in the polls the day he announced his candidacy for President all the way to a historic two-term occupation of the Oval Office.

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  17. What makes Lindsey run?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Power Line

    Lindsey Graham has announced that he is running for president . Whenever a Senate "old bull" with very little support in the polls makes such an announcement, the question always asked is: why? The answer is easy.

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  18. Rand Paul Stands FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Switched

    Yesterday, Senator Rand Paul stood firmly for his beliefs on the floor of the Senate. As a result, portions of the USA PATRIOT Act have been allowed to lapse today.

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  19. Barney Frank to Newsmax TV: Tea Party Is Dividing GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | News Max

    Former congressman Barney Frank says the tea party's growing influence in Washington triggered the government dysfunction that has crippled Capitol Hill. Frank told Ed Berliner, host of Newsmax TV's "The Hard Line," that the tea party's inability to compromise has crushed the spirit of cooperation in the House and Senate that was a given less than a decade ago.

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  20. The Fix: Wait. Why is George Pataki running for president?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Washington Post

    Former New York governor George Pataki speaks to guests gathered for the Republican Party of Iowa's Lincoln Dinner at the Iowa Events Center on May 16, 2015, in Des Moines. It's official: George Pataki is running for president in 2016 .

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