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WREX-TV Rockford
3 Democrats vying for US Senate to face off for 1st timeCHICAGO (AP) - The three Democrats vying for their party's nomination for U.S.
3 Democrats vying for US Senate to face off for 1st time
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 51 minutes ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The three Democrats vying for their party's nomination for U.S. Senate are set to face off for the first time this campaign season. U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, state Sen. Napoleon Harris and former Chicago Urban League CEO Andrea Zopp... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
3 Democrats vying for US Senate to face off for 1st timeCHICAGO (AP) - The three Democrats vying for their party's nomination for U.S.
3 Democrats vying for US Senate to face off for 1st time
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted an hour ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The three Democrats vying for their party's nomination for U.S. Senate are set to face off for the first time this campaign season. U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, state Sen. Napoleon Harris and former Chicago Urban League CEO Andrea Zopp... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Editorial: City Hall ineptly navigates Trinity in Dallas Wave debaclePeople inside Dallas City Hall can’t be accused of talking too little about the
Editorial: City Hall ineptly navigates Trinity in Dallas Wave debacle
Dallas Morning News / Posted an hour ago
People inside Dallas City Hall can’t be accused of talking too little about the bungled $4 million Dallas Wave project. They were talking about the Trinity River whitewater attraction back in June 2011, after the Corps of Engineers deemed the... Read more
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Daily Herald
8th District Democrats debate response to terrorismHow to deal with the threat of ISIS and other terrorist groups is an issue wher
8th District Democrats debate response to terrorism
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
How to deal with the threat of ISIS and other terrorist groups is an issue where voters can find some separation between the three candidates in the 8th Congressional District Democratic primary. State Sen. Michael Noland of Elgin, Villa Park Mayor... Read more
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Newswise
Experts at DePaul University Weigh in on Presidential Primaries Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — CHICAGO — Presidential deb
Experts at DePaul University Weigh in on Presidential Primaries
Newswise / Posted an hour ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — CHICAGO — Presidential debates, primaries and caucuses are in full swing, and DePaul University’s experts are available to provide... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Where Dem Votes Go? Errors Found In Iowa Caucus On The Democratic Side2016-02-08Errors Found In Iowa Caucus On The Democratic...
Where Dem Votes Go? Errors Found In Iowa Caucus On The Democratic Side
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 hours ago
2016-02-08Errors Found In Iowa Caucus On The Democratic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Democratic U.S. Senate candidates to debate for first time todayWelcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with
Democratic U.S. Senate candidates to debate for first time today
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. The three candidates are set to appear before the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board for an... Read more
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Yahoo News
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the war Obama arrives with Biden and Kerry to deliver a statement at the White House
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the war
Yahoo News / Posted 12 hours ago
Obama arrives with Biden and Kerry to deliver a statement at the White House in Washington. In a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke Diya endorses Jamal Edwards for Young TrusteeThe executive board of Duke Diya, the South Asian Students Association, had the
Duke Diya endorses Jamal Edwards for Young Trustee
The Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
The executive board of Duke Diya, the South Asian Students Association, had the opportunity to talk with the three Young Trustee candidates recently, and we are excited to formally endorse Jamal Edwards. Jamal Edwards presented his position with a... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Gifted programs are segregating schools furtherOpinion: | Published 1 hour ago When North Carolina public schools were full
Gifted programs are segregating schools further
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 hours ago
Opinion: | Published 1 hour ago When North Carolina public schools were fully desegregated in 1972, many believed access to education for black and minority students would increase — and for a while... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Black pastors have long history of leading fight for justiceFrom Bishop Richard Allen to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., many of the most
Black pastors have long history of leading fight for justice
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
From Bishop Richard Allen to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., many of the most prominent black religious leaders in American history not only worked to save the souls of black people but also led the charge to gain economic and social justice for... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
A J-term would give students more opportunitiesMedia Credit: Illustration by Lauren Roll Imagine if last week had been the fi
A J-term would give students more opportunities
The GW Hatchet / Posted 18 hours ago
Media Credit: Illustration by Lauren Roll Imagine if last week had been the first week of classes after winter break. Right now, students and professors alike would just be settling back into campus after a two-month-long break – and that paper or... Read more
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USA Today
Politics is killing journalists: Our viewCovering wars is not the most dangerous job. By now, most people know the stor
Politics is killing journalists: Our view
USA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
Covering wars is not the most dangerous job. By now, most people know the story of reporter Jason Rezaian: imprisoned by Iran for 544 days, championed by his employer, The Washington Post, and freed in a prisoner swap last month brokered by... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the warIn a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's future
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the war
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
In a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's future fell apart earlier this week, US Secretary of State John Kerry again called on Syria's government and its supporters to end their military campaign and pursue a political... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the warIn a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's future
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the war
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
In a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's future fell apart earlier this week, US Secretary of State John Kerry again called on Syria's government and its supporters to end their military campaign and pursue a political... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to missHere are seven stories from the weekend that you will want to catch up on befor
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to miss
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 hours ago
Here are seven stories from the weekend that you will want to catch up on before the work week hits. The first for-profit traditional medical school accredited in the United States hopes to make a dent in a physician shortage and lack of medical... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Madeleine Albright Stunner: "There's A Special Place In Hell For Women Who Don't Help" HillarySubmitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In its endorsement of H
Madeleine Albright Stunner: "There's A Special Place In Hell For Women Who Don't Help" Hillary
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In its endorsement of Hillary, the New York Times editorial board did such a sloppy job I can’t help but think it may have done permanent damage to its brand. Upon reading it, my initial... Read more
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Business Insider
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the warThomson ReutersObama arrives with Biden and Kerry to deliver a statement at the
The one line the West keeps repeating about Syria that is helping Assad win the war
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Thomson ReutersObama arrives with Biden and Kerry to deliver a statement at the White House in Washington In a Washington press conference shortly after peace talks over Syria's future fell apart earlier this week, US Secretary of State John Kerry... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
An outrageous tax-skipping scamBurger King’s tax avoidance scheme was stomach turning. Pfizer’s gambit gave us
An outrageous tax-skipping scam
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Burger King’s tax avoidance scheme was stomach turning. Pfizer’s gambit gave us a big headache. But this latest tax-skipping scam by Johnson Controls is enough to drive anyone bonkers, not just Bernie Sanders. The auto parts manufacturer announced... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland Police's 48-hour rule a barrier to accountability: Editorial Agenda 2016It's not a stretch to say that someone's ability to recount an event is better
Portland Police's 48-hour rule a barrier to accountability: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
It's not a stretch to say that someone's ability to recount an event is better immediately after it happens than, for instance, two days later. That's why it seems so reasonable for the U.S. Department of Justice to insist that Portland Police... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Houston House Race a Test Case of Identity Politics - Houston House Race a Test Case of Identity Politics by Alexa Ura The Texas Tribune Feb. 6 2016 HOUSTON — The bright green “ Gene Green U.S. Congress” sign was planted firmly in the lawn of Alic...HOUSTON — The bright green “Gene Green U.S. Congress” sign was planted firmly i
Houston House Race a Test Case of Identity Politics - Houston House Race a Test Case of Identity Politics by Alexa Ura The Texas Tribune Feb. 6 2016 HOUSTON — The bright green “ Gene Green U.S. Congress” sign was planted firmly in the lawn of Alic...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
HOUSTON — The bright green “Gene Green U.S. Congress” sign was planted firmly in the lawn of Alice Alexander Gallegos’ home in Houston’s Northside neighborhood. But it was her husband’s doing, she says. She’s still on the fence between voting for... Read more
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Juneau Empire
During 'fly-in' season, group makes its message planeThis time of year, the Alaska Legislature receives plenty of guests on “fly-in”
During 'fly-in' season, group makes its message plane
Juneau Empire / Posted yesterday
This time of year, the Alaska Legislature receives plenty of guests on “fly-in” receptions. Groups like the Alaska Chamber of Commerce and the Bristol Bay Borough arrive by jet, stopping in Juneau for a few days to talk with Legislators about the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Signs of trouble in O.C. law enforcementIn October 2011, a gunman walked into the crowded hair salon in Seal Beach wher
Signs of trouble in O.C. law enforcement
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
In October 2011, a gunman walked into the crowded hair salon in Seal Beach where his ex-wife worked and opened fire, killing eight in the largest mass murder in Orange County history. The resulting trial, which would proceed over the next four years... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
McDonald's decision gives public heartburnThe overarching issue in Cuero's debate about the towering McDonald's sign is o
McDonald's decision gives public heartburn
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
The overarching issue in Cuero's debate about the towering McDonald's sign is open government. Back in 1994, when McDonald's erected a freeway-size sign in the heart of the historic town, Cuero lacked a sign ordinance. City Council members didn't... Read more
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The Washington Times
Review-Journal endorses Marco Rubio for Nevada’s GOP caucusLAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada’s largest newspaper is endorsing Sen. Marco Rubio for N
Review-Journal endorses Marco Rubio for Nevada’s GOP caucus
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada’s largest newspaper is endorsing Sen. Marco Rubio for Nevada’s Republican caucus. The Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial board said in an editorial published Friday that Rubio is concerned about key issues for Nevada,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Review-Journal endorses Marco Rubio for Nevada's GOP caucusLAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada's largest newspaper is endorsing Sen. Marco Rubio for N
Review-Journal endorses Marco Rubio for Nevada's GOP caucus
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada's largest newspaper is endorsing Sen. Marco Rubio for Nevada's Republican caucus. The Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial board said in an editorial published Friday that Rubio is concerned about key issues for Nevada,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alvarez slow on police shooting; we back FoxxThe national debate over shootings by police in the black community erupted in
Alvarez slow on police shooting; we back Foxx
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The national debate over shootings by police in the black community erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, a year and a half ago with the death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in August 2014. Since then, controversial police conduct has been cited in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Keeping the Delta nonstop to Tokyo matters to Oregon's economyThe Oregon economy could experience light turbulence this year as Japan decides
Keeping the Delta nonstop to Tokyo matters to Oregon's economy
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
The Oregon economy could experience light turbulence this year as Japan decides new access levels at its Tokyo airports and Delta, the only airline to offer a nonstop flight from Portland to Tokyo, threatens to pull out altogether. Portland and... Read more
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The Hill
Kasich jokes: 'I ought to be running in a Democratic primary'Republican presidential hopeful John Kasich on Saturday joked that he may have
Kasich jokes: 'I ought to be running in a Democratic primary'
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Republican presidential hopeful John Kasich on Saturday joked that he may have more appeal to voters outside of his party, according to CBS News. While campaigning in New Hampshire, he ran into a Democratic voter who said the Ohio governor is the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Breathing new life, new energy into Capitol MallAfter almost a decade of looking at a cordoned-off city block pocked with concr
Breathing new life, new energy into Capitol Mall
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
After almost a decade of looking at a cordoned-off city block pocked with concrete pilings, Sacramentans might be tempted to think anything would be better than the infamous “hole in the ground” at Third and Capitol. But Sacramento deserves more... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Slow growth is the root of our problemsNo, that wasn't his desired share of the vote in the Iowa caucuses, where he go
Slow growth is the root of our problems
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
No, that wasn't his desired share of the vote in the Iowa caucuses, where he got less than 3 percent. It's his goal for annual economic growth, which he argues would "restore the opportunity for every American to rise and achieve earned... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Looking back at the week in newsWall Street's novel approach to 2016 Clinton campaign Hillary Clinton had a st
Looking back at the week in news
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Wall Street's novel approach to 2016 Clinton campaign Hillary Clinton had a strong debate on Thursday night, but she must have developed a case of political amnesia when she took the stage at the University of New Hampshire. To claim that she isn't... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio success depends on SAISD successMany challenges are facing the San Antonio Independent School District as it mo
San Antonio success depends on SAISD success
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Many challenges are facing the San Antonio Independent School District as it moves forward with an ambitious plan to become a national model for urban school districts, one in which students succeed and become vital members of the workforce. Some of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Re-elect Joe Straus to the Texas HouseStraus, whose integrity and resolve to provide steady leadership are fully inta
Re-elect Joe Straus to the Texas House
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Straus, whose integrity and resolve to provide steady leadership are fully intact, is being hammered by a wave of attacks as he seeks re-election to Bexar County’s District 121 seat in the state House. Day after day, Republican primary voters in... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Judge Jeanine Pirro explains her endorsement of Donald TrumpDonald Trump speaks with the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Monday, June 29, 2
Judge Jeanine Pirro explains her endorsement of Donald Trump
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump speaks with the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Monday, June 29, 2015. (Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune) Donald Trump speaks with the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Monday, June 29, 2015. (Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune) Judge... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Top Five@5 (): Donald Trump allegedly drops a F-Bomb in New Hampshire, Spike Lee talks about the King of Pop, and more...Donald Trump speaks with the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Monday, June 29, 2
Top Five@5 (): Donald Trump allegedly drops a F-Bomb in New Hampshire, Spike Lee talks about the King of Pop, and more...
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump speaks with the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Monday, June 29, 2015. (Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune) ×Top Five@5 (2/5/16): Donald Trump allegedly drops a F-Bomb in New Hampshire, Spike Lee talks about the King of Pop, and... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Cycle Oregon's new lady ride: Editorial valleyCertainly when it comes to getting Oregonians off their butts and onto bikes, C
Cycle Oregon's new lady ride: Editorial valley
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
Certainly when it comes to getting Oregonians off their butts and onto bikes, Cycle Oregon stands out from the crowd. For more than a quarter century, the group has organized a weeklong group ride through Oregon's most scenic areas ­— an... Read more
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The Washington Times
Errors detected in Iowa Democratic caucus resultsErrors have been found in the Iowa Democratic caucus results and the final tall
Errors detected in Iowa Democratic caucus results
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Errors have been found in the Iowa Democratic caucus results and the final tally will be changed, the Des Moines Register reported Friday. Iowa Democratic officials confirmed to the Register that they are reviewing the results and making changes... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Big Bill' Thompson: Chicago's unfiltered mayorLong before Donald Trump started bad-mouthing Mexicans and Muslims, Chicago had
'Big Bill' Thompson: Chicago's unfiltered mayor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Long before Donald Trump started bad-mouthing Mexicans and Muslims, Chicago had a mayor who could match the most narrow-minded politicians of any era in chest-thumping xenophobia. Over three terms as Chicago mayor between 1915 and 1931, William Hale... Read more
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The Hill
Errors found in Iowa Democratic caucus resultsState party officials confirmed to the Register on Friday that the final tally
Errors found in Iowa Democratic caucus results
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
State party officials confirmed to the Register on Friday that the final tally is being altered as discrepancies have been found. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton was declared the winner after Monday night’s caucuses, defeating... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Alvarez, answer the simple questionWould you have brought murder charges yet against Chicago police Officer Jason
Alvarez, answer the simple question
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Would you have brought murder charges yet against Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke if the famous dashboard camera video were still under wraps? It's a question that gets to the heart of why 71 percent of Cook County residents in a recent... Read more
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Gawker
The Iowa Democratic Caucus Was Such a Godforsaken MessA simple fact about this year’s Democratic caucus in Iowa is that we will proba
The Iowa Democratic Caucus Was Such a Godforsaken Mess
Gawker / Posted 2 days ago
A simple fact about this year’s Democratic caucus in Iowa is that we will probably never know who really won the Democratic caucus in Iowa. In Grinnell Ward 1, the precinct where elite liberal arts college Grinnell College is located, 19 delegates... Read more
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NBC News
Adelson-Owned Las Vegas Newspaper Endorses RubioThe Las Vegas Review-Journal endorsed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio for the Republic
Adelson-Owned Las Vegas Newspaper Endorses Rubio
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
The Las Vegas Review-Journal endorsed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio for the Republican nomination Friday, saying their reasons for the endorsement are "many." The conservative-leaning newspaper was recently bought by casino mogul and Las Vegas resident... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
More debt for U.S. taxpayers? What could go wrong?We were startled but not surprised Wednesday when an email from the nonpartisan
More debt for U.S. taxpayers? What could go wrong?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
We were startled but not surprised Wednesday when an email from the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget hit our inbox. Turns out that even with the soak-the-rich tax hikes that presidential candidate Bernie Sanders envisions, his... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, Feb. 6: Let the solar industry shineStarNews Editorial Board Gov. Pat McCrory's administration, as we all know, is
Editorial, Feb. 6: Let the solar industry shine
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
StarNews Editorial Board Gov. Pat McCrory's administration, as we all know, is devoted to getting government off the people's backs -- to cutting red tape and freeing entrepreneurs to innovate and create jobs, jobs, jobs. Except in the case of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 6I was very distressed to read your “Our View” editorial in the Sunday edition.
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 6
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
I was very distressed to read your “Our View” editorial in the Sunday edition. You state, “If, however, you have no ID, you should still be able to cast a provisional ballot. The burden will be on election officials to apply the law.” Herein lies... Read more
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Newsmax
4 Reasons to Cheer January Jobs ReportAlthough the 151,000 jobs added in January undershot consensus expectations by
4 Reasons to Cheer January Jobs Report
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Although the 151,000 jobs added in January undershot consensus expectations by more than 30,000 and the impressive December increase was revised downward, the monthly snapshot of the U.S. labor market released Friday offered good news for the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Des Moines Register Calls for Audit of Democrat Party Results in IowaDemocratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (R) celebrates with her
Des Moines Register Calls for Audit of Democrat Party Results in Iowa
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (R) celebrates with her husband, former President Bill Clinton (L) and her daughter Chelsea (2nd L), at her caucus night rally in Des Moines, Iowa February 1, 2016. After Democratic presidential... Read more
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Newsmax
The Cadillac Tax in Obamacare Will Not SurviveThe Cadillac tax may not be quite dead yet. But at best, it certainly stuns eas
The Cadillac Tax in Obamacare Will Not Survive
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
The Cadillac tax may not be quite dead yet. But at best, it certainly stuns easily. I'm not optimistic. The Cadillac tax, you may remember, was an excise tax on especially expensive employer-sponsored health insurance plans. It was a substitute for... Read more
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NJ.com
Atlantic City bans council members from using city carsTRENTON — Over the last few years, critics used it as an example of wasteful sp
Atlantic City bans council members from using city cars
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
TRENTON — Over the last few years, critics used it as an example of wasteful spending in Atlantic City: city council members using a set of cars paid for by the local government. But on Wednesday night, the city council voted to ban its members from... Read more
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