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Boston Globe
A defining time of advocacy: Clinton draws on New Bedford lessonsStreet in Harvard Square. Yet she did the work for less than nine months before
A defining time of advocacy: Clinton draws on New Bedford lessons
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
Street in Harvard Square. Yet she did the work for less than nine months before taking a job in Washington, as aide to the congressional committee examining Richard Nixon’s impeachment. From there she moved to Arkansas, where she joined a private... Read more
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The Advocate
Hillary Is My Sisteryou hate them. And then you destroy yourself.” I watched all 11 hours of her te
Hillary Is My Sister
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.” I watched all 11 hours of her testimony on Benghazi before that hostile congressional committee. In some way I wanted to stand with her. That day I saw a brilliant woman of grace and composure take... Read more
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Roll Call
Pelosi: I’m Not for Abortion on Demandlargest abortion provider — she said she’d only seen what had been shown on the
Pelosi: I’m Not for Abortion on Demand
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
largest abortion provider — she said she’d only seen what had been shown on the news. “They ’re doctored,’’ she said. No congressional committee has found Planned Parenthood guilty of any wrongdoing, and yet “the Republicans have now put forward... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Cities Love Tim KaineArlington, Alexandria, eastern Prince William, even eastern Loudon.” Davis, a
Why Cities Love Tim Kaine
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
Arlington, Alexandria, eastern Prince William, even eastern Loudon.” Davis, a former chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee and copious student of voting trends, says that Trump is likely to intensify Virginia’s urban-rural... Read more
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USA Today
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman dismisses CTE-concussion linkof health and safety Jeff Miller became the first league official to acknowledg
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman dismisses CTE-concussion link
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
of health and safety Jeff Miller became the first league official to acknowledge football's connection to CTE, telling a congressional committee that "certainly" research by Boston University neuropathologist Ann McKee had established a... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
CFP Congressional hopeful seeks 'financial plan for America'lobbyist he faced an "uphill" battle trying to educate lawmakers about planning
CFP Congressional hopeful seeks 'financial plan for America'
Financial Planning.com / Posted 2 days ago
lobbyist he faced an "uphill" battle trying to educate lawmakers about planning issues. However, he also noted that when a Congressional committee debates a health care issue, the few members of Congress with medical backgrounds are often deferred... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East End's Congressional Race Could Be One Of Most Costly In Nation Thanks To Special Interests$1.2 million in overall fundraising. But Mr. Zeldin received more than $2.2 mil
East End's Congressional Race Could Be One Of Most Costly In Nation Thanks To Special Interests
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
$1.2 million in overall fundraising. But Mr. Zeldin received more than $2.2 million in support from the National Republican Congressional Committee and another $3.1 million from political interest groups. The Democratic Congressional Campaign... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
TSA woes continue to pile upit doesn't even look good. After a series of scandals marred the image of the
TSA woes continue to pile up
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
it doesn't even look good. After a series of scandals marred the image of the Transportation Security Administration, a congressional committee investigated the TSA's efforts to head off employee misconduct. The result is a report from the staff... Read more
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Gulf News
Hillary Clinton: ‘A mind conservative and a heart liberal’for at least 25 years. After graduating from Yale Law School in 1973, she worke
Hillary Clinton: ‘A mind conservative and a heart liberal’
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
for at least 25 years. After graduating from Yale Law School in 1973, she worked for the Children’s Defense Fund and the congressional committee investigating President Richard Nixon. After marrying Bill Clinton in 1975, she worked as a lawyer... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Facing facts: Can Syrian refugees be vetted?experts have said the process is far from perfect � mostly because of a lack of
Facing facts: Can Syrian refugees be vetted?
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
experts have said the process is far from perfect � mostly because of a lack of data. FBI Director James Comey told a congressional committee last October that although intelligence agencies had improved their systems, they suffered from... Read more
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Northwest Herald
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillancehave argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
have argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant Secretary Seth M. Stodder testified before a congressional committee last year that Stingray technology led authorities to a 6-year-old girl who had been kidnapped in... Read more
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PhysOrg
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillancehave argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
have argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant Secretary Seth M. Stodder testified before a congressional committee last year that Stingray technology led authorities to a 6-year-old girl who had been kidnapped in... Read more
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The Record
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’
The Record / Posted 5 days ago
ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE director Sarah Saldana would later tell a congressional committee grilling her about that and other cases, and because "this individual had no criminal convictions,... Read more
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Salon.com
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillancehave argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant
ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
have argued that cellphone tracking can be useful. Homeland Security Assistant Secretary Seth M. Stodder testified before a congressional committee last year that Stingray technology led authorities to a 6-year-old girl who had been kidnapped in... Read more
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Canberra Times
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders''champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
'champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a broken arm,"he would later say before a congressional committee. "I didn't dare to think the worst." Only when he arrived was he informed of her condition. "Her... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders''champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
'champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a broken arm,"he would later say before a congressional committee. "I didn't dare to think the worst." Only when he arrived was he informed of her condition. "Her... Read more
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WA Today
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders''champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
'champion in the White House' "I thought we had to deal with a broken leg or a broken arm,"he would later say before a congressional committee. "I didn't dare to think the worst." Only when he arrived was he informed of her condition. "Her... Read more
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Air Force Times
Dems Press GOP on Trump's Fitness to be President Amid NATO Backlashfrom Mr. Trump. I’m 100 percent certain how Russian President Putin feels — he’
Dems Press GOP on Trump's Fitness to be President Amid NATO Backlash
Air Force Times / Posted 6 days ago
from Mr. Trump. I’m 100 percent certain how Russian President Putin feels — he’s a very happy man." National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Greg Walden said Tuesday that in races around the country, the committee is banking that angst... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed ‘on the altar of open borders’
Dundas Star News / Posted 7 days ago
ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE director Sarah Saldana would later tell a congressional committee grilling her about that and other cases, and because "this individual had no criminal convictions,... Read more
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WA Today
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsescaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who wa
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
escaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
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The Age
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsescaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who wa
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
escaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsescaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who wa
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
escaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
933 related stories
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Canberra Times
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsescaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who wa
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
escaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
933 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsescaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who wa
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
escaped. There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
933 related stories
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San Antonio Express-News
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE
The story of Sarah Root, who Trump said was sacrificed 'on the altar of open borders'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
ICE looked at the specific facts and circumstances related to that matter," ICE director Sarah Saldana would later tell a congressional committee grilling her about that and other cases, and because "this individual had no criminal convictions,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Walden addresses GOPsince the 1920s. In 2014, Republicans also took control of the Senate. Walden
Walden addresses GOP
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
since the 1920s. In 2014, Republicans also took control of the Senate. Walden, who chairs the National Republican Congressional Committee, is at the convention to recruit candidates for the House and network with other GOP officials. He... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alvarez: Arroyo now an allyniya masyadong napagsilbihan ang kanyang distrito,” Alvarez said. Asked about
Alvarez: Arroyo now an ally
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
niya masyadong napagsilbihan ang kanyang distrito,” Alvarez said. Asked about Arroyo’s possible appointment to head a congressional committee, possibly related to economics and trade, Alvarez said it would depend on incoming majority floor... Read more
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Roll Call
Ivanka's Spotlight Masks Dearth of Female Leaders at the Podiummore from male members of Congress than female ones. Oregon Rep. Greg Walden, c
Ivanka's Spotlight Masks Dearth of Female Leaders at the Podium
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
more from male members of Congress than female ones. Oregon Rep. Greg Walden, chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, Georgia Rep. Tom Price and Ohio Rep. Bill Johnson attended. Companies and nonprofits, such as She... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politicsCooper There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was
Roger Ailes: The high-powered drama that is shaking up US conservative politics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Cooper There was nothing subtle about his interview with Kellie Boyer who was seeking a job with the Republican National Congressional Committee in 1989. "When you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys," Ailes said to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Some Republicans with California ties leaving party over Donald Trumpworking on behalf of former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Insurance Commissioner
Some Republicans with California ties leaving party over Donald Trump
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
working on behalf of former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner and the National Republican Congressional Committee. Camp said a friend reached out and asked him to reconsider his position and to try to change the... Read more
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The Mercury News
TSA looks even worse in Congress' reportit doesn't even look good. After a series of scandals marred the image of the
TSA looks even worse in Congress' report
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
it doesn't even look good. After a series of scandals marred the image of the Transportation Security Administration, a congressional committee investigated the TSA's efforts to head off employee misconduct. The result is a new report from the... Read more
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Roll Call
Failed but Not Forgotten, Linda McMahon Keeps Hand in GOPN.H., where she urged the party to “come together under a big tent.” She’s giv
Failed but Not Forgotten, Linda McMahon Keeps Hand in GOP
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
N.H., where she urged the party to “come together under a big tent.” She’s given $122,400 to the National Republican Congressional Committee and another $32,400 to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, according to Open Secrets data.... Read more
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Roll Call
'Little House on the Prairie' Star Challenges Mike Bishop in Michiganthe district by 3 points in 2012, while President Barack Obama carried it by 6
'Little House on the Prairie' Star Challenges Mike Bishop in Michigan
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
the district by 3 points in 2012, while President Barack Obama carried it by 6 points in 2008. The National Republican Congressional Committee selected Bishop for its Patriot Program , which provides fundraising and organizational help to... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Aim to Reduce 30-Seat House Deficit With Help From TrumpCommittee recruit candidates and mount strong campaigns. Republicans don’t see
Democrats Aim to Reduce 30-Seat House Deficit With Help From Trump
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
Committee recruit candidates and mount strong campaigns. Republicans don’t see a wave coming. The National Republican Congressional Committee said it is confident in its own polling and the ability of voters to distinguish between the top of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich for president in 2020?sell something: four public events and several private gatherings, including a
Kasich for president in 2020?
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
sell something: four public events and several private gatherings, including a private luncheon of the National Republican Congressional Committee. Today, Kasich is speaking to New Hampshire Republicans in a Little Italy restaurant. Of course the... Read more
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NBC News
Fox Nearing Decision on Roger Ailes, Departure Likely: SourcesBush's media strategist. Boyle said she refused and later failed to get a job
Fox Nearing Decision on Roger Ailes, Departure Likely: Sources
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
Bush's media strategist. Boyle said she refused and later failed to get a job she was seeking at the National Republican Congressional Committee. She claimed she was later told by a friend in a high position at the RNC that "word went out you... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Fox News nearing decision on Roger Ailes, departure likely: SourcesBush's media strategist. Boyle said she refused and later failed to get a job
Fox News nearing decision on Roger Ailes, departure likely: Sources
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 days ago
Bush's media strategist. Boyle said she refused and later failed to get a job she was seeking at the National Republican Congressional Committee. She claimed she was later told by a friend in a high position at the RNC that "word went out you... Read more
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Roll Call
National Security May Be Exception to House Republicans Localizing CampaignsCLEVELAND — Cleveland is the place vulnerable House Republicans don’t want to b
National Security May Be Exception to House Republicans Localizing Campaigns
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
CLEVELAND — Cleveland is the place vulnerable House Republicans don’t want to be this week. And the National Republican Congressional Committee — the campaign arm of the House GOP conference — is more than alright with that. “Be home in your... Read more
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Newsweek
The Chilcot Report: Bush ignored numerous warnings before invading Iraqused to justify that decision, as did an independent commission. But with Repub
The Chilcot Report: Bush ignored numerous warnings before invading Iraq
Newsweek / Posted 10 days ago
used to justify that decision, as did an independent commission. But with Republicans in control of Congress until 2006, no congressional committee or official body explored the obvious and politically sensitive question: Were there flaws in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in briefdiplomat. Kendall told U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has
The nation in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
diplomat. Kendall told U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously testified under oath before the congressional committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks and as part of the FBI's recently closed criminal... Read more
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Roll Call
NRCC Bracing for Lonely Defense of House Majoritycreate a backlash against the entire party. “Trump, rightly or wrongly, is his
NRCC Bracing for Lonely Defense of House Majority
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
create a backlash against the entire party. “Trump, rightly or wrongly, is his own unique brand,” said National Republican Congressional Committee Executive Director Rob Simms in a briefing with reporters at the Drury Plaza Hotel, just a few yards... Read more
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Roll Call
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016co-workers, and that’s precisely what House Republicans need this cycle. As Ex
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
co-workers, and that’s precisely what House Republicans need this cycle. As Executive Director of the National Republican Congressional Committee, Simms presides over the tension between Republicans’ holding their largest House majority in 80... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on emailstold U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously te
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on emails
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
told U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously testified under oath before the congressional committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks and was interviewed for hours as part of the FBI's recently... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawyer: Clinton answered enough questionstold U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously te
Lawyer: Clinton answered enough questions
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
told U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously testified under oath before the congressional committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks and was interviewed for hours as part of the FBI’s recently... Read more
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The Signal
Knight holds large cash advantage over Caforio in congressional race2016 election cycle, which began in January 2015, Knight has raised $1,028,893
Knight holds large cash advantage over Caforio in congressional race
The Signal / Posted 10 days ago
2016 election cycle, which began in January 2015, Knight has raised $1,028,893 and spent $415,169. The National Republican Congressional Committee released a statement Monday pointing out that Knight has 6.5 times more cash than Caforio once debts... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Election Issues Shaping Up In North Countyjust 51.5 percent, while his democratic challenger, Doug Applegate, was not so
Election Issues Shaping Up In North County
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
just 51.5 percent, while his democratic challenger, Doug Applegate, was not so far behind with 45 percent. The Democratic Congressional Committee has named the 49th district as an emerging district in its "Red to Blue" program. The latest... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans get hot in ClevelandTrump. HOLD ON TO THE HOUSE: The Hill’s Scott Wong reports: Rep. Greg Walden (
Republicans get hot in Cleveland
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Trump. HOLD ON TO THE HOUSE: The Hill’s Scott Wong reports: Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, said extensive data and polling do not back up the doom-and-gloom headlines that Donald Trump’s... Read more
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The State News
Republican convention first session sees near revolt of delegatessaid Trump would be the candidate capable of bringing America back. Others, in
Republican convention first session sees near revolt of delegates
The State News / Posted 10 days ago
said Trump would be the candidate capable of bringing America back. Others, including Chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee Greg Walden, attacked the Obama administration and the President as well for America's... Read more
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Philly.com
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on email usetold U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously te
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on email use
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
told U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously testified under oath before the congressional committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks and was interviewed for hours as part of the FBI's recently... Read more
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Salon.com
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on email usetold U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously te
Lawyer: Clinton already answered every question on email use
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
told U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan that Clinton has previously testified under oath before the congressional committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks and was interviewed for hours as part of the FBI’s recently... Read more
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