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The Washington Times
California enacts law penalizing secret recordings at Planned Parenthoodsale of fetal body parts from abortions. Mr. Brown had until Friday to sign or
California enacts law penalizing secret recordings at Planned Parenthood
The Washington Times / Posted 4 hours ago
sale of fetal body parts from abortions. Mr. Brown had until Friday to sign or veto AB 1671, which cleared the state legislature last month despite a protracted fight with civil liberties organizations. The legislation is a direct response... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine dissolves 27 local public health groups with little explanationmet from 2005 to 2007. The work group proposed the Healthy Maine Partnerships a
Maine dissolves 27 local public health groups with little explanation
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
met from 2005 to 2007. The work group proposed the Healthy Maine Partnerships arrangement following those meetings, and the Legislature incorporated the group’s recommendations into law in 2008. The partnerships were funded not with tax dollars but... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
MEET A VETERAN: Putnam veteran served in Air Forceorganizations, first in Connecticut and then in Rhode Island, where she won a c
MEET A VETERAN: Putnam veteran served in Air Force
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
organizations, first in Connecticut and then in Rhode Island, where she won a citation in 2005 from the Rhode Island legislature for her work with The United Veterans Council. In 2014 she was awarded the Richard W. Anderson Plaque by the... Read more
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NBC News
Tim Kaine Was Clinton's Safe Choice for Running Mateas the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as he had trou
Tim Kaine Was Clinton's Safe Choice for Running Mate
NBC News / Posted 8 hours ago
as the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as he had trouble passing major packages with a Republican legislature, and he was serving during the lead-up and the height of the financial crisis. "You're not talking about any... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Group says new body camera law is 'a tremendous step backwards'Footage from body cameras will not be considered public record in North Carolin
Group says new body camera law is 'a tremendous step backwards'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
Footage from body cameras will not be considered public record in North Carolina on Oct. 1. Those with the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina think the exact opposite. “Unfortunately that's not what this law is. It's a tremendous step... Read more
9h
The Mercury News
New law enrolls California workers in retirement savings accountsretirement nest egg over time so they don’t have to rely solely on Social Secur
New law enrolls California workers in retirement savings accounts
The Mercury News / Posted 9 hours ago
retirement nest egg over time so they don’t have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers — and two-thirds of part-time workers — don’t have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Democratic candidate Kihuen wants to protect social security, diversify state’s economyof touch with the district he’s supposed to represent.” “I believe that everyo
Democratic candidate Kihuen wants to protect social security, diversify state’s economy
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 10 hours ago
of touch with the district he’s supposed to represent.” “I believe that everyone deserves a fair shot like I had at the American Dream, but self-serving politicians in Washington – people like my opponent – want to keep stacking the deck against... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Candidate Q&As: Champaign County coronerDeath Investigation Training and successfully completed exam certification to b
Candidate Q&As: Champaign County coroner
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
Death Investigation Training and successfully completed exam certification to become a Registered Diplomat with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigation (2005-2010). k. Received approval, by the Illinois Law Enforcement... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The complicated, ugly legacy of the 1915 'Birth of a Nation'shots and intimate close-ups, the 1915 silent film heralded the future of cinem
The complicated, ugly legacy of the 1915 'Birth of a Nation'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 hours ago
shots and intimate close-ups, the 1915 silent film heralded the future of cinema, but its abhorrent depiction of African Americans and celebration of the Ku Klux Klan reawakened virulent strains in the nation’s violent racial history. The movie... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Area officials fearing loss of casino fundsAnthony Giordano, borough manager. Past LSA grants also helped Archbald buy a
Area officials fearing loss of casino funds
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
Anthony Giordano, borough manager. Past LSA grants also helped Archbald buy a new police cruiser and renovate the local American Legion post. Several lawmakers representing Northeast Pennsylvania and Lackawanna County officials were studying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Summon Editors Over 'Negative' Storiesissued summons to news editors of four media organisations to explain what MPs
MPs Summon Editors Over 'Negative' Stories
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
issued summons to news editors of four media organisations to explain what MPs term as "unbalanced reporting" about the legislature. In a letter dated September 28, addressed to the news editor of The Observer, the chairman of the committee on... Read more
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ABC News
Bernie Sanders Says Voters Need to Look 'Beyond Personality'Secretary Clinton white hope will be president elect Clinton. Implement the mos
Bernie Sanders Says Voters Need to Look 'Beyond Personality'
ABC News / Posted 23 hours ago
Secretary Clinton white hope will be president elect Clinton. Implement the most progressive. Platform. In the history of American politics what we did with the democratic platform and thought standing O and transforming our country. Secretary... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Trump’s bullying arroganceAmerica has a complex system of government, with many authorities from a munici
Trump’s bullying arrogance
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
America has a complex system of government, with many authorities from a municipal water authority to the state legislature in every one of the 50 states. There is a federal government with limited and powers, and there are delicate... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Getting out of a rutlike this with levity. Whether we are now disposed to admit it or not, in many
Getting out of a rut
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
like this with levity. Whether we are now disposed to admit it or not, in many ways and in different forms, both the American government and American economy have propped ours. We are warming up to China and to Russia, and that, of course is... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Law changes for performing arts venues across the stateBOISE - Two weeks ago the American Civil Liberties Union of Idaho filed a lawsu
Law changes for performing arts venues across the state
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
BOISE - Two weeks ago the American Civil Liberties Union of Idaho filed a lawsuit against Idaho State Police on behalf of the Visual Arts Collective in Boise. The law in question was a long-time statute that dictates what type of businesses can have... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Tribal Education�s PIR Day continues to educate the educatedof Public Instruction�s Indian Education For All director, discussed the social
Tribal Education�s PIR Day continues to educate the educated
Char-Koosta News / Posted yesterday
of Public Instruction�s Indian Education For All director, discussed the social, familial, economic and racial effects on American Indian students that affect their ability to whole-heartedly participate in the learning arena, and how teachers can... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Moral obligation to not create debtors’ traps for poor defendantsoriginated — only recently stopped routinely jailing defendants who couldn’t pa
Moral obligation to not create debtors’ traps for poor defendants
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
originated — only recently stopped routinely jailing defendants who couldn’t pay, and did so only after being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union of Washington. Washington’s court fines also carry one of the nation’s highest interest rates... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers - and two-thirds of part-time workers - don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workersretirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Secur
Signoff creates savings funds for private California workers
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
retirement nest egg over time so they don't have to rely solely on Social Security in their post-work years. A third of all American workers — and two-thirds of part-time workers — don't have access to a retirement plan through their employer, the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
A close, crucial race in North CarolinaNorth Carolina in his column," said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Ca
A close, crucial race in North Carolina
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
North Carolina in his column," said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College. Republicans control the legislature and the governorship of North Carolina, the nation's ninth most populous state, which has more than 10 million... Read more
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