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The Mining Journal
Probe finds lawmakers engaged in dishonestyThe report by the House Business Office said Republican Reps. Todd Courser of L
Probe finds lawmakers engaged in dishonesty
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
The report by the House Business Office said Republican Reps. Todd Courser of Lapeer and Cindy Gamrat of Plainwell were "not credible witnesses" in interviews. "While the affair itself may have been a personal matter, the decisions of both members... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-upThe report by the House Business Office said Republican Reps. Todd Courser of L
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted yesterday
The report by the House Business Office said Republican Reps. Todd Courser of Lapeer and Cindy Gamrat of Plainwell were "not credible witnesses" in interviews and found that wrongdoing extended beyond their relationship to improperly using state... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-upLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair eng
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated... Read more
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The Alpena News
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-upLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair eng
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
The Alpena News / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-upLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair eng
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-upLANSING, Mich. (AP) � Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair eng
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
LANSING, Mich. (AP) � Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous ins
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Report: Michigan lawmakers Courser, Gamrat engaged in dishonest cover-upLANSING — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in nume
Report: Michigan lawmakers Courser, Gamrat engaged in dishonest cover-up
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated with a lack... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest coverLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair eng
Probe: Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated... Read more
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Orange County Register
Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up to be evaluatedLANSING, Mich. – Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged
Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up to be evaluated
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING, Mich. – Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and “outright dishonest” misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated with... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
OTHER VIEWS: Michigan Legislature must try again on roadsThe governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that de
OTHER VIEWS: Michigan Legislature must try again on roads
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that dedicates significantly more funds to repair and rebuild Michigan's crumbling highway infrastructure. Almost two weeks ago, with the Legislature closer than it has ever... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine voters buck national trends tying church habits with politicsPew found through 2014 exit polling that voters who attend worship services at
Maine voters buck national trends tying church habits with politics
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Pew found through 2014 exit polling that voters who attend worship services at least weekly are significantly more likely to vote Republican — 58 percent of those regular worshippers said they backed GOP House candidates at the polls, compared to 40... Read more
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The Evening Sun
State budget impasse prompts local schools, others to plan aheadWith their state funding tied up in the Legislature, some area education organi
State budget impasse prompts local schools, others to plan ahead
The Evening Sun / Posted 4 days ago
With their state funding tied up in the Legislature, some area education organizations are taking steps to deal with the impact of the state budget impasse or prepare for the possibility that it will continue to drag on indefinitely. The state... Read more
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York Daily Record
State budget impasse prompts local schools, others to plan aheadWith their state funding tied up in the Legislature, some area education organi
State budget impasse prompts local schools, others to plan ahead
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
With their state funding tied up in the Legislature, some area education organizations are taking steps to deal with the impact of the state budget impasse or prepare for the possibility that it will continue to drag on indefinitely. The state... Read more
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Greenwich Time
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prisonHARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of George Gallo’s “tepid acceptan
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prison
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of George Gallo’s “tepid acceptance of responsibility,” a federal judge Thursday ordered Gallo — the state’s former top Republican — to serve a year and a day in prison for admitting election-campaign... Read more
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The News-Times
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prisonHARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of George Gallo’s “tepid acceptan
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prison
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of George Gallo’s “tepid acceptance of responsibility,” a federal judge Thursday ordered Gallo — the state’s former top Republican — to serve a year and a day in prison for admitting election-campaign... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Trump's ideas threaten to torch America's greatest asset of pluralism: Thomas FriedmanBy Thomas L. Friedman Normally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shootin
Trump's ideas threaten to torch America's greatest asset of pluralism: Thomas Friedman
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Thomas L. Friedman Normally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shooting themselves in both feet, the military manual says step back and enjoy the show. But I take little comfort in watching China burning money and Russia burning food,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prisonHARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of his “tepid acceptance of respo
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prison
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of his “tepid acceptance of responsibility,” a federal judge on Thursday ordered George Gallo, the state’s former top Republican, to serve a year and a day in prison for admitting election-campaign... Read more
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Connecticut Post
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prisonHARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of his “tepid acceptance of respo
state GOP chairman gets a year and a day in prison
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — After dissecting and refuting part of his “tepid acceptance of responsibility,” a federal judge on Thursday ordered George Gallo, the state’s former top Republican, to serve a year and a day in prison for admitting election-campaign... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Ex-GOP House Staffer to Be Sentenced for Mail Fraud NBCConnecticut.com Connecticut may not be able to rely on a pot of gold at t
Ex-GOP House Staffer to Be Sentenced for Mail Fraud
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 days ago
NBCConnecticut.com Connecticut may not be able to rely on a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow to boost revenue, but on St. Patrick's Day one idea is up for public debate before the state's... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Bonfire of vanityNormally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shooting themselves in both fe
Bonfire of vanity
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Normally, when your main geopolitical rivals are shooting themselves in both feet, the military manual says step back and enjoy the show. But I take little comfort in watching China burning money and Russia burning food, because in today�s... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment beg
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on work Former President Jimmy Carter says he will step back from his humanitarian work and surround himself with his family as he undergoes... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Legislature fails, again—must try again—on roadsThe governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that de
Legislature fails, again—must try again—on roads
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that dedicates significantly more funds to repair and rebuild Michigan's crumbling highway infrastructure. Wednesday night, with the Legislature closer than it has ever been to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Legislature fails again on roadsThe governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that de
Legislature fails again on roads
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
The governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation package that dedicates significantly more funds to repair and rebuild Michigan's crumbling highway infrastructure. Wednesday night, with the Legislature closer than it has ever been to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
The race for the White HouseJudge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with ExxonJudge approves Gov. C
The race for the White House
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 days ago
Judge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with ExxonJudge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with Exxon A $225 million deal between Gov. Chris Christie's administration and ExxonMobil over dozens of polluted sites and nearly 2,000... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Legislature must try again on roadsThere is plenty of blame to go around in the latest collapse of negotiations in
Legislature must try again on roads
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
There is plenty of blame to go around in the latest collapse of negotiations in Lansing on a road funding deal, but a large piece of it falls on an unexpected party: Gov. Rick Snyder. The governor has been the biggest advocate for a transportation... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Grand Haven Tribune. August 21, 2015 What, when to recover costs for emerg
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
The Grand Haven Tribune. August 21, 2015 What, when to recover costs for emergency calls? A factory's fire alarm sounds at the dispatch center and fire trucks roll, only to find it is yet another false alarm. There's no smoke, let alone a fire. A... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Grand Haven Tribune. August 21, 2015 What, when to recover costs for emerg
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
The Grand Haven Tribune. August 21, 2015 What, when to recover costs for emergency calls? A factory's fire alarm sounds at the dispatch center and fire trucks roll, only to find it is yet another false alarm. There's no smoke, let alone a fire. A... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsNKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with SouthNKorea warns of war after
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
NKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with SouthNKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with South South Korea's Defense Ministry says its military has returned fire after North Korea shot an artillery shell at a South Korean border... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsSt. Cloud Times, Aug. 19 Emmer's changed approach benefits district Seven mon
Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials
Marshall Independent / Posted 13 days ago
St. Cloud Times, Aug. 19 Emmer's changed approach benefits district Seven months into his term as Minnesota's 6th District U.S. House representative, Tom Emmer is off to a strong start in showing voters he is a good pick to replace Michele... Read more
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KXXV Waco
$1M bond for Ohio mother accused of killing 3 young sonsEvidence of infidelities spreads online in wake of hackEvidence of infidelities
$1M bond for Ohio mother accused of killing 3 young sons
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
Evidence of infidelities spreads online in wake of hackEvidence of infidelities spreads online in wake of hack Husbands and wives across the world are waking up to their partners' extramarital affairs after a catastrophic leak at adultery website... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandalRepublican Rep. Todd Courser of Lapeer, who initially sat with his parents in t
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Republican Rep. Todd Courser of Lapeer, who initially sat with his parents in the public gallery overlooking the chamber, said he was in Lansing because "it's my job." "I still represent my district. It's important to be able to do that and support... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramarital relationship and fictional email intended to minimize attention returned to the Capitol Tuesday for the first voting session since the scandal... Read more
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The Alpena News
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal
The Alpena News / Posted 14 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramarital relationship and fictional email intended to minimize attention returned to the Capitol Tuesday for the first voting session since the scandal... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramar
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramarital relationship and fictional email intended to minimize attention returned to the Capitol Tuesday for the first voting session since the scandal broke. Republican Rep.... Read more
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Washington Post
Walker unveils health-care speech, new messageWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) After much hype
Walker unveils health-care speech, new message
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) After much hype from his campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unveiled his health-care plan, which — like many of plans out there (including ones like those put out by Sen. Marco Rubio,... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramarital rela
2 Michigan lawmakers back for session after sex scandal
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
Two first-term Michigan lawmakers who are under fire for an extramarital relationship and fictional email intended to minimize attention returned to the Capitol Tuesday for the first voting... Read more
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FOX News
Aide to Michigan lawmakers caught in sex scandal says he warned them about affairAug. 17, 2015: Joshua Cline, former aide to Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser a
Aide to Michigan lawmakers caught in sex scandal says he warned them about affair
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
Aug. 17, 2015: Joshua Cline, former aide to Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat, talks about the scandal engulfing them during a news conference at Dailey Law Firm , P.C. in Royal Oak, Mich. (Brandy Baker / The Detroit News via... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affairROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Co
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affair
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an "inappropriate physical relationship." Joshua Cline said at a news... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ex-aide says he confronted Mich. lawmakers about suspected extramarital affairROYAL OAK, Mich. — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser
Ex-aide says he confronted Mich. lawmakers about suspected extramarital affair
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
ROYAL OAK, Mich. — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an “inappropriate physical relationship.” Joshua Cline said at a news conference... Read more
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The Alpena News
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affairROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Co
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affair
The Alpena News / Posted 15 days ago
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an "inappropriate physical relationship." Joshua Cline said at a news... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VA Special Session Ends Abruptly, Redistricting & Judgeship Open-endedLawmakers met Monday in Richmond for a special session of the General Assembly.
VA Special Session Ends Abruptly, Redistricting & Judgeship Open-ended
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
Lawmakers met Monday in Richmond for a special session of the General Assembly. The main purpose of the session was to come to a solution for congressional redistricting, but officials instead engaged in a politically-charged debate over electing a... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affair A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affair
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 16 days ago
A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an "inappropriate physical... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VA Lawmakers Fail to Appoint Judge, Solve Redistricting IssuesLawmakers met Monday in Richmond for a special session of the General Assembly.
VA Lawmakers Fail to Appoint Judge, Solve Redistricting Issues
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Lawmakers met Monday in Richmond for a special session of the General Assembly. The main purpose of the session was to come to a solution for congressional redistricting, but officials instead engaged in a politically-charged debate over electing a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affairROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) - A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Co
Embattled lawmakers' ex-aide: I confronted them about affair
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 16 days ago
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) - A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an "inappropriate physical relationship." Joshua Cline said at a news... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Obama administration: GOP budget would cut preschool for 7,500 children in TennesseeWASHINGTON—Nearly 7,500 children from low- and moderate-income families in Tenn
Obama administration: GOP budget would cut preschool for 7,500 children in Tennessee
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON—Nearly 7,500 children from low- and moderate-income families in Tennessee would lose access to preschool programs under the U.S. House and Senate spending plans for the coming fiscal year, the Obama administration warned... Read more
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ABC News
Embattled Lawmakers' Ex-Aide: I Confronted Them About AffairA former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat s
Embattled Lawmakers' Ex-Aide: I Confronted Them About Affair
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
A former aide to embattled Michigan state Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat said Monday that he was rebuffed when he confronted them about having an "inappropriate physical relationship." Joshua Cline said at a news conference in the Detroit... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Obama administration warns of preschool cutsWASHINGTON — Nearly 7,500 children from low- and moderate-income families in Te
Obama administration warns of preschool cuts
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON — Nearly 7,500 children from low- and moderate-income families in Tennessee would lose access to preschool programs under the U.S. House and Senate spending plans for the coming fiscal year, the Obama administration warned... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Lawmakers at Odds Over Appointment to VA Supreme CourtState lawmakers are taking up a Virginia Supreme Court appointment that has tur
Lawmakers at Odds Over Appointment to VA Supreme Court
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
State lawmakers are taking up a Virginia Supreme Court appointment that has turned into a political battle. Governor Terry McAuliffe has asked Judge Jane Roush be included in interviews for the job, but the judicial selection subcommittee turned her... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Republicans refuse to interview justiceRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The latest on a dispute between Virginia Democratic Gov. T
Republicans refuse to interview justice
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 16 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The latest on a dispute between Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and the Republican-controlled General Assembly over his appointment to the Virginia Supreme Court and the redrawing of the state's congressional districts... Read more
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