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The Washington Times
Police challenge Maryland lawmakers’ bid to reform property seizure lawsANNAPOLIS — A bipartisan group of state senators is pushing to reform Maryland’
Police challenge Maryland lawmakers’ bid to reform property seizure laws
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — A bipartisan group of state senators is pushing to reform Maryland’s property seizure laws, facing an uphill battle as state police argue that they will have a tougher time combatting a growing heroin epidemic without the funds they... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
And they're off! The first major 24th District congressional debate sees wide array of issues, ideologies, and approachesThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
And they're off! The first major 24th District congressional debate sees wide array of issues, ideologies, and approaches
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 16, Issue 49 Share:By JONO KINKADE From... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAThe following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 3
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
The following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 30, Issue 29 Share:And they're off! The first major 24th District congressional debate sees wide array of issues, ideologies, and approachesBy JONO KINKADE From here, it... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Private option is a Senate bid issueIn his bid to unseat state Sen. Jane English, state Rep. Donnie Copeland is con
Private option is a Senate bid issue
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
In his bid to unseat state Sen. Jane English, state Rep. Donnie Copeland is condemning a deal that English and former Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe reached to secure her vote on reauthorizing funding for the private-option Medicaid expansion. In... Read more
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Salon.com
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day GodInertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to mak
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day God
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
Inertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to make anybody care about the president on that statue. Doing that takes effort—like a movement across the country. Or, alternatively, a lot of little movements in different... Read more
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Roll Call
What One House GOP Retirement May Say About the Future Is Ribble’s retirement the canary in the calming for Republicans? (Photo By B
What One House GOP Retirement May Say About the Future
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
Is Ribble’s retirement the canary in the calming for Republicans? (Photo By Bill Clark/Roll Call) At first glance, the Reid Ribble retirement doesn’t appear headline-worthy. Yes, he is now... Read more
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Orange County Register
Stop the 'reverse Robin Hood' taxCalifornia is the first state to impose a plastic bag tax that hits low-income
Stop the 'reverse Robin Hood' tax
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
California is the first state to impose a plastic bag tax that hits low-income households the hardest and funnels the money directly to large corporations. The Golden State has this dubious distinction thanks to Gov. Jerry Brown’s signing of Senate... Read more
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FOX News
Tax Sells? Sanders, Clinton both pitching tax hikes in Dem primaryBenjamin Franklin is credited with the observation that nothing is certain “exc
Tax Sells? Sanders, Clinton both pitching tax hikes in Dem primary
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
Benjamin Franklin is credited with the observation that nothing is certain “except death and taxes.” Bernie Sanders would probably agree, and then some. In an election season marked by populist anger, his plan to raise at least $19.58 trillion in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson decided timing wrong to raise gas taxGov. Asa Hutchinson said he considered a proposal to increase gas taxes to rais
Hutchinson decided timing wrong to raise gas tax
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson said he considered a proposal to increase gas taxes to raise more money for highways, and offset the gas-tax increase with a further reduction in individual income taxes, but he decided that "this was not the right time to do... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Ted Cruz loses friends and influences peopleThe hope was that after an establishment candidate emerged, the party could get
How Ted Cruz loses friends and influences people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
The hope was that after an establishment candidate emerged, the party could get behind him and crush the outsiders. But with a week to go, that isn't going to happen before the Iowa caucuses. The January polls for Iowa show Trump has 27.9 percent,... Read more
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The Atlantic
The GOP's Big Decision on Criminal-Justice ReformWhat will Mitch McConnell do on criminal-justice reform? The fate of the years
The GOP's Big Decision on Criminal-Justice Reform
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
What will Mitch McConnell do on criminal-justice reform? The fate of the years-long push to overhaul sentencing laws and federal prisons now rests in the hands of the Senate majority leader, who must decide whether bringing legislation to the floor... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Vermin Supreme’ banned from candidate forumTuesday is a big moment for 28 serious presidential hopefuls from 16 different
‘Vermin Supreme’ banned from candidate forum
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
Tuesday is a big moment for 28 serious presidential hopefuls from 16 different states who gather for the New Hampshire Institute of Politics’ lesser-known candidate forum, an event the academic institution has organized during every presidential... Read more
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Tax-News.com
US Senate Vote Sought On Permanent Internet Tax Moratoriumby Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington18 January 2016 Americans for Tax Ref
US Senate Vote Sought On Permanent Internet Tax Moratorium
Tax-News.com / Posted 27 days ago
by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington18 January 2016 Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) has written to the US Senate supporting the inclusion of a permanent internet tax moratorium in the... Read more
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The Washington Times
GROVER NORQUIST, JORGE MARIN: Conservatives winning on criminal justice reformThe growing momentum of the criminal justice reform movement is moving state to
GROVER NORQUIST, JORGE MARIN: Conservatives winning on criminal justice reform
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
The growing momentum of the criminal justice reform movement is moving state to state and now to Washington D.C. The coalition in support of rethinking how many criminal laws we need in Washington and how much taxpayers wish to spend on prisons to... Read more
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The Advocate
Norquist’s ghost, a fee that nobody seesWith eyebrows arched and her mouth formed in an O, Elaine Harmon was the pictur
Norquist’s ghost, a fee that nobody sees
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
With eyebrows arched and her mouth formed in an O, Elaine Harmon was the picture of incredulity. The New Orleans mother had just dropped off Kaleb, her son, at West Laville Hall for his first semester in college. She had just been asked how she... Read more
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The Advocate
One eve of session, revenue anxieties setting the moodUsually, the days before the annual session of the Louisiana Legislature have t
One eve of session, revenue anxieties setting the mood
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Usually, the days before the annual session of the Louisiana Legislature have the expectant atmosphere of spring break in Destin, Florida. Any other year, the common sight around the State Capitol is of laughing legislators carrying boxes from their... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
state lawmaker Allen enters race for US HouseTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Jason Allen, a former Republican state legislator,
state lawmaker Allen enters race for US House
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Jason Allen, a former Republican state legislator, entered the race Thursday for the U.S. House seat being vacated by retiring Rep. Dan Benishek, who narrowly defeated Allen for the Republican nomination six years ago in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Former state lawmaker enters race for US House"I want to be a conservative voice for Upper Michigan," Allen told The Associat
Former state lawmaker enters race for US House
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted a month ago
"I want to be a conservative voice for Upper Michigan," Allen told The Associated Press ahead of an announcement scheduled Thursday at his family-owned clothing store in Traverse City. "It's time we had a government that lived within its means, a... Read more

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