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Calcutta News
Climate change impact on Alaska to be Obama's focus during 3-day visit ANCHORAGE, Alaska - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska Monday afternoon
Climate change impact on Alaska to be Obama's focus during 3-day visit
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska Monday afternoon in a three-day push for stronger action against climate change. Obama stepped off Air Force One at... Read more
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The Huffington Post
In Alaska, Obama Highlights Climate Change While His Decisions Draw Accusations of 'Hypocrisy'WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama visits Alaska this week, he is facing c
In Alaska, Obama Highlights Climate Change While His Decisions Draw Accusations of 'Hypocrisy'
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama visits Alaska this week, he is facing criticism and outright outrage from environmental advocates who say his focus on climate change while in the region contradicts his administration's decision to allow Shell... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Responding to Pressure from Progressives, Sec. Clinton Endorses Legislation Against “Golden Parachutes” for Government ServiceWASHINGTON - In a clear response to growing grassroots pressure, Sec. Hillary C
Responding to Pressure from Progressives, Sec. Clinton Endorses Legislation Against “Golden Parachutes” for Government Service
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON - In a clear response to growing grassroots pressure, Sec. Hillary Clinton announced this morning that she “strongly supports” legislation that would slow down the revolving door between Wall Street and Washington and, among other things,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Activists Counter Federal Reserve Gathering With Push Against Interest Rate HikesProgressive activists and economists who want the Federal Reserve to prioritize
Activists Counter Federal Reserve Gathering With Push Against Interest Rate Hikes
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
Progressive activists and economists who want the Federal Reserve to prioritize jobs and racial justice brought their case to the central bankers' summer meeting in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Thursday for two days of teach-ins and protests. The... Read more
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Washington Post
Megyn Kelly nails it on why Donald Trump mattersCall it the Trump Challenge: Will the Donald’s GOP rivals be as specific as he
Megyn Kelly nails it on why Donald Trump matters
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Call it the Trump Challenge: Will the Donald’s GOP rivals be as specific as he has on the question of what should happen to the 11 million undocumented immigrants in this country? Trump’s position is clear, or at least somewhat clearer than that of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran dealWASHINGTON: As he weighed whether to support President Barack Obama's nuclear d
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON: As he weighed whether to support President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, Representative Donald Norcross was showered with the sort of attention rarely shown to junior members of the U.S. Congress. The New Jersey Democrat, a... Read more
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The Star
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran dealWASHINGTON (Reuters) - As he weighed whether to support President Barack Obama'
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran deal
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As he weighed whether to support President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, Representative Donald Norcross was showered with the sort of attention rarely shown to junior members of the U.S. Congress. The New Jersey... Read more
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Reuters
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran dealU.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) (L) performs a ceremonial swearin
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran deal
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) (L) performs a ceremonial swearing in for Rep. Donald Norcross (D-NJ), (R), one of the new members of the 113th Congress in Washington November 12, 2014. WASHINGTON As he weighed whether to support... Read more
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Zawya
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran dealIranObama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran deal In This Articl
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran dealIran
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
Obama's Democrats face intense pressure as they weigh Iran deal In This Article By Andy Sullivan and Warren Strobel WASHINGTON, Aug 21 ( Reuters ) - As he weighed whether to support President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, Representative... Read more
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The Manila Times
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, US approval still likelyAugust 19, 2015 11:11 am WASHINGTON: A second US Senate Democrat spoke out Tue
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, US approval still likely
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
August 19, 2015 11:11 am WASHINGTON: A second US Senate Democrat spoke out Tuesday in opposition to President Barack Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran, but momentum within the party... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, US approval still likelyWASHINGTON - A second US Senate Democrat spoke out Tuesday in opposition to Pre
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, US approval still likely
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON - A second US Senate Democrat spoke out Tuesday in opposition to President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, but momentum within the party nevertheless appeared to be favoring the landmark accord. US Senator Bob Menendez gives a... Read more
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Japan Today
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, but approval still likely ‹ Japan TodayRobert Menendez on Tuesday became the second U.S. Senate Democrat to oppose Pre
Another Democrat opposes Iran deal, but approval still likely ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
Robert Menendez on Tuesday became the second U.S. Senate Democrat to oppose President Barack Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran, but momentum within the party nevertheless appeared to be favoring the accord. Despite Menendez joining a congressional... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
LePage: ‘I do not have a lawsuit against President Obama’AUGUSTA, Maine — In the latest in a series of handwritten messages, Maine’s Rep
LePage: ‘I do not have a lawsuit against President Obama’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine — In the latest in a series of handwritten messages, Maine’s Republican Gov. Paul LePage denies he’s among a group of plaintiffs suing President Barack Obama. “I believe you mistake me for someone else,” LePage wrote in his note to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chuck Schumer’s opposition to Obama’s Iran nuclear deal divides DemocratsAs a strategist who has delighted in trying to divide the Republican Party, Sen
Chuck Schumer’s opposition to Obama’s Iran nuclear deal divides Democrats
The Washington Times / Posted 24 days ago
As a strategist who has delighted in trying to divide the Republican Party, Sen. Charles E. Schumer now finds himself a divisive figure in the Democratic Party over his opposition to the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran. Progressive... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Progressive Groups Go On The Offensive Against A Fed Interest Rate HikeProgressive groups are launching a national campaign this week to pressure the
Progressive Groups Go On The Offensive Against A Fed Interest Rate Hike
The Huffington Post / Posted 24 days ago
Progressive groups are launching a national campaign this week to pressure the Federal Reserve not to raise interest rates until wages begin growing more significantly. And they are getting some help from popular liberal economist Robert Reich. The... Read more
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New York Magazine
What’s Going to Happen With the Iran Deal Now That Chuck Schumer Hates It?Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images "I will vote to disapprove the agreement, not be
What’s Going to Happen With the Iran Deal Now That Chuck Schumer Hates It?
New York Magazine / Posted 27 days ago
Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images "I will vote to disapprove the agreement, not because I believe war is a viable or desirable option, nor to challenge the path of diplomacy," he wrote in a statement published on Medium this morning. "It is because I... Read more
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Business Insider
One of the most powerful Democrats is being torched by liberals after coming out against Obama's Iran dealUS Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-New York) was planning to roll out a major decision to
One of the most powerful Democrats is being torched by liberals after coming out against Obama's Iran deal
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
US Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-New York) was planning to roll out a major decision to the American public on Friday. Schumer, the Senate's No. 3 ranking Democrat who is next in line to lead his caucus, was set to reveal that he would buck the leader of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Raise the Federal Minimum Wage Now -- But to $12 hourly, a Sensible Level!The present federal minimum wage is ridiculously low -- at only $7.25 per hour,
Raise the Federal Minimum Wage Now -- But to $12 hourly, a Sensible Level!
Op-Ed News / Posted a month ago
The present federal minimum wage is ridiculously low -- at only $7.25 per hour, it is so low that a minimum-wage worker would earn only $14,500 working full-time for fifty weeks per year, far below the federal poverty line, far below minimum wage... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Has A Plan To Protect The Iran Deal In August, His Least Favorite MonthWASHINGTON -- The White House and allied groups are preparing a robust campaign
Obama Has A Plan To Protect The Iran Deal In August, His Least Favorite Month
The Huffington Post / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON -- The White House and allied groups are preparing a robust campaign to protect President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran during August recess. The effort comes as support for the deal has faded in some recent public opinion polls... Read more

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