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National Catholic Reporter
Mapping with the stars: Nuns instrumental in Vatican celestial surveyto reorganize the observatory and search for the best replacement, Maffeo said.
Mapping with the stars: Nuns instrumental in Vatican celestial survey
National Catholic Reporter / Posted an hour ago
to reorganize the observatory and search for the best replacement, Maffeo said. In 1906, the archbishop found his man at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. -- Jesuit Fr. John Hagen who had been heading its observatory there since 1888 and... Read more
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The Times Leader
RAYMOND STEWARThe earned his BS and MS degrees in Organic Chemistry, respectively. Later, he w
RAYMOND STEWART
The Times Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
he earned his BS and MS degrees in Organic Chemistry, respectively. Later, he would earn his Juris Doctor (Law) degree from Georgetown University. Mr. Stewart's expertise in organic chemistry led him to seek employment with the U.S. Patent &... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
North Jersey tech duo launches mobile gaming app with Fetty Wap - TechnologyCatholic High School, they had both recently graduated from college (Robinson f
North Jersey tech duo launches mobile gaming app with Fetty Wap - Technology
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Catholic High School, they had both recently graduated from college (Robinson from Montclair State University, Carter from Georgetown University) and were searching for a passion project and a foothold in the tech industry. Standing out Setting... Read more
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Roll Call
Biden Gets Pope's Support for Cancer 'Moonshot'support “certainly couldn’t hurt.” And John Carr, director of the Initiative o
Biden Gets Pope's Support for Cancer 'Moonshot'
Roll Call / Posted 13 hours ago
support “certainly couldn’t hurt.” And John Carr, director of the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life at Georgetown University, noted that Francis is “the most popular leader in the world, according to multiple polls.” “To have... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Reforming our End-of-Life Healthcare System - By Barbara Coombs Lee and Kim Callinan During a CNN presidential town hall on Feb. 3 an 81-year-old man from Concord NH with phase IV colon cancer Jim Kinhan asked Hillary Clinton what she coul...Kim Callinan is Chief Program Officer for Compassion & Choices. She holds a Mas
Reforming our End-of-Life Healthcare System - By Barbara Coombs Lee and Kim Callinan During a CNN presidential town hall on Feb. 3 an 81-year-old man from Concord NH with phase IV colon cancer Jim Kinhan asked Hillary Clinton what she coul...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
Kim Callinan is Chief Program Officer for Compassion & Choices. She holds a Master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University, a graduate certificate in public health from the University of South Florida and a Bachelor’s degree... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage could pick next president on Mondayofficer, Naval Support Activity in Tennessee. Education: Bachelor's from Eisen
College of DuPage could pick next president on Monday
Daily Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
officer, Naval Support Activity in Tennessee. Education: Bachelor's from Eisenhower College in New York; master's from Georgetown University; doctorate in education from Northern Illinois University. Current position: District president of... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
100% Of Chicago School’s Seniors College-Bound For 7th Straight Yearhave been admitted to more than 220 colleges and universities this year. “We’v
100% Of Chicago School’s Seniors College-Bound For 7th Straight Year
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 14 hours ago
have been admitted to more than 220 colleges and universities this year. “We’ve got two guys going to my alma mater, Georgetown University … we have our first admit to Yale University this year,” said King. “We have students who’ve been... Read more
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The Washington Times
Schools holding separate graduation ceremonies for LGBT studentsceremonies for the LGBTQ population and their allies, according to the Human Ri
Schools holding separate graduation ceremonies for LGBT students
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
ceremonies for the LGBTQ population and their allies, according to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). This includes Georgetown University, Duke University, Harvard University and Boston College, among others. The graduation ceremony is... Read more
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The Hill
GOP chairman: Our ObamaCare alternative coming before Julyideas. It is unclear how specific that outline will be. Ryan put forward one
GOP chairman: Our ObamaCare alternative coming before July
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
ideas. It is unclear how specific that outline will be. Ryan put forward one of his ideas on health policy at an event at Georgetown University this week. He said that he wants to end ObamaCare’s ban on insurers discriminating based on... Read more
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CBS News
School's seniors all college-bound for 7th straight yearhave been admitted to more than 220 colleges and universities this year. "We'v
School's seniors all college-bound for 7th straight year
CBS News / Posted 20 hours ago
have been admitted to more than 220 colleges and universities this year. "We've got two guys going to my alma mater, Georgetown University ... we have our first admit to Yale University this year," said King. "We have students who've been... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Bishops release religious freedom video for 50th anniversary of 'Dignitatis Humanae'the piece, a project of the conference's Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty
Bishops release religious freedom video for 50th anniversary of 'Dignitatis Humanae'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
the piece, a project of the conference's Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, through the words of Prof. Thomas Farr of Georgetown University recounting the value of the established tradition as important not only to religious people but to... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Ryan has an idea for replacing Obamacare, and once you stop laughing I’ll tell you what it isHe has been slapped around for this in the past by, among others, President Oba
Paul Ryan has an idea for replacing Obamacare, and once you stop laughing I’ll tell you what it is
Salon.com / Posted 22 hours ago
He has been slapped around for this in the past by, among others, President Obama during a 2011 speech, and the faculty at Georgetown University in 2012. So it was deeply ironic when Ryan on Wednesday chose a speech at Georgetown to remind people... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Ryan’s health care fraud: The speaker previews the GOP’s lousy Obamacare replacementwith pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable,” Ryan, a Wisc
Paul Ryan’s health care fraud: The speaker previews the GOP’s lousy Obamacare replacement
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
with pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable,” Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, told a student audience at Georgetown University. “Let’s fund risk pools at the state level to subsidize their coverage, so that they can get... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Edmond North senior accepted into multiple Ivy League schoolsTHE ONLY SCHOOL HE NOT BITTER, HE HAS PLENTY OF OTHER OPTIONS. >> HARVARD, BROW
Edmond North senior accepted into multiple Ivy League schools
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted yesterday
THE ONLY SCHOOL HE NOT BITTER, HE HAS PLENTY OF OTHER OPTIONS. >> HARVARD, BROWN, PRINCETON, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE OF NORTH CAROLINA CHAPEL HILL AND THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA. ARIANA: HIS TOP CHOICE HARVARD... Read more
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The Seattle Times
FCC Chief Wheeler angers the cable industry he once representedthe FCC for decades on behalf of consumers and is Benton Senior Counselor at th
FCC Chief Wheeler angers the cable industry he once represented
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
the FCC for decades on behalf of consumers and is Benton Senior Counselor at the Institute for Public Representation at the Georgetown University Law Center, said he’s not surprised by Wheeler’s course. “Having known him for a very long time, and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Paul Ryan's idea to cover pre-existing conditions via high-risk pools is a scam. Here's how.would "dramatically lower the price for everybody else"--presumably everyone wh
Paul Ryan's idea to cover pre-existing conditions via high-risk pools is a scam. Here's how.
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
would "dramatically lower the price for everybody else"--presumably everyone who was healthy. Speaking to students at Georgetown University, Ryan implied that this would be no big deal, because "less than 10 percent of people under 65 are what... Read more
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The Huffington Post
100 Percent Of Seniors At Chicago School Admitted To College For 7th Year In A RowFounder and CEO of Urban Prep Tim King said the students have been admitted to
100 Percent Of Seniors At Chicago School Admitted To College For 7th Year In A Row
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Founder and CEO of Urban Prep Tim King said the students have been admitted to schools all over the country, including Georgetown University, Yale University, Morehouse College, among other schools. King tweeted a photo of some of the seniors... Read more
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ABC News
Indiana 'Really Important' for Sanders, Win or Losein his speech on Tuesday, when he said he would take this to the convention for
Indiana 'Really Important' for Sanders, Win or Lose
ABC News / Posted yesterday
in his speech on Tuesday, when he said he would take this to the convention for the purpose of influencing the platform,” Georgetown University associate professor Hans Noel told ABC News today. “Laying off workers is just a hint at that.” The... Read more
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ABC News
Shifting Electoral Focus Stands Out in 2016 Raceto call these later primaries "battlegrounds ... any more than they ever were,"
Shifting Electoral Focus Stands Out in 2016 Race
ABC News / Posted yesterday
to call these later primaries "battlegrounds ... any more than they ever were," but their role in the race has shifted, Georgetown University associate professor Hans Noel said. "What is different is just that these states matter, because the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Paul Ryan at Georgetown: 'I was just wrong' about views on poorbenefits as "takers and makers," and said Republicans strive for a country that
Paul Ryan at Georgetown: 'I was just wrong' about views on poor
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
benefits as "takers and makers," and said Republicans strive for a country that is "open, diverse, dynamic" in a speech at Georgetown University. Ryan's one-hour talk April 27 at the Jesuit-run university's Gaston Hall was billed by him as an... Read more
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Newsmax
FCC Chief Enrages Industry He Once Lobbied For, Defying Skepticsthe FCC for decades on behalf of consumers and is Benton Senior Counselor at th
FCC Chief Enrages Industry He Once Lobbied For, Defying Skeptics
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
the FCC for decades on behalf of consumers and is Benton Senior Counselor at the Institute for Public Representation at the Georgetown University Law Center, said he’s not surprised by Wheeler’s course. “Having known him for a very long time, and... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
High school career education stages comebackgaps, past inequities and the nation’s flagging economic competitiveness, said
High school career education stages comeback
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
gaps, past inequities and the nation’s flagging economic competitiveness, said Anthony Carnevale, director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. The “high school to Harvard pathway,” as Carnevale calls it,... Read more
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New York Magazine
Activists Have Declared War on Hedge Funds — and They Might Be Winningroots in Occupy Wall Street. Lerner, who has been a leading labor political str
Activists Have Declared War on Hedge Funds — and They Might Be Winning
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
roots in Occupy Wall Street. Lerner, who has been a leading labor political strategist for decades and is now a fellow at Georgetown University, was also involved in that movement. He says the new, laserlike focus on hedge funds grew from seeing... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
FBI won't reveal method for cracking San Bernardino iPhonedon't have sufficient knowledge of the vulnerability that would implicate the p
FBI won't reveal method for cracking San Bernardino iPhone
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
don't have sufficient knowledge of the vulnerability that would implicate the process?" he said at a cyber conference at Georgetown University. Comey was referring to a process, led by the White House, in which agencies such as the FBI, National... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economyhere employ significant numbers of people. They are surviving. They are doing w
Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economy
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
here employ significant numbers of people. They are surviving. They are doing well for the most part. Education: J.D., Georgetown University Law Center; Ph.D., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University and Harvard University);... Read more
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ABC News
Cruz’s VP Pick: What’s in it for FiorinaFiorina would have a chance in the general election." As for the new Cruz-Fior
Cruz’s VP Pick: What’s in it for Fiorina
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Fiorina would have a chance in the general election." As for the new Cruz-Fiorina team, the two are similar in some ways, Georgetown University associate professor Hans Noel said. "Cruz is not popular with the Republican Party in Washington, but... Read more
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Newsmax
Ryan Calls for Change in Obamacare Coverage for Sick Consumerswith pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable," Ryan, a Wisc
Ryan Calls for Change in Obamacare Coverage for Sick Consumers
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
with pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable," Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, told a student audience at Georgetown University. "Let's fund risk pools at the state level to subsidize their coverage, so that they can get... Read more
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CNN
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump By Manu Raju and Deirdre Walshfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump By Manu Raju and Deirdre Walsh
CNN / Posted yesterday
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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The Mercury News
Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economyhere employ significant numbers of people. They are surviving. They are doing w
Q&A: Sean Randolph keeps tabs on Bay Area economy
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
here employ significant numbers of people. They are surviving. They are doing well for the most part. Education: J.D., Georgetown University Law Center; Ph.D., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University and Harvard University);... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Katzenberg may leave DreamWorks Animation if Comcast buys studiomight want to keep him around in some capacity. He's been more of a visionary i
Katzenberg may leave DreamWorks Animation if Comcast buys studio
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
might want to keep him around in some capacity. He's been more of a visionary in the animation space." Jason Schloetzer, a Georgetown University accounting professor and corporate governance expert, said Comcast may want to hold onto Katzenberg for... Read more
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DW
Europe to Donald Trump: Your foreign policy is a scary mess |the candidate in an open letter last month, that also did not work, said Matthe
Europe to Donald Trump: Your foreign policy is a scary mess |
DW / Posted yesterday
the candidate in an open letter last month, that also did not work, said Matthew Kroenig, a national security scholar at Georgetown University and a foreign policy advisor for Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign. "If this was meant to be a... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Katzenberg may leave DreamWorks Animation if Comcast buys studiomight want to keep him around in some capacity. He's been more of a visionary i
Katzenberg may leave DreamWorks Animation if Comcast buys studio
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
might want to keep him around in some capacity. He's been more of a visionary in the animation space." Jason Schloetzer, a Georgetown University accounting professor and corporate governance expert, said Comcast may want to hold onto Katzenberg for... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WMTW Portland
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WMTW Portland / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
GOP establishment begins warming to Trumpfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump By Manu Raju and Deirdre Walshfirst major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across
GOP establishment begins warming to Trump By Manu Raju and Deirdre Walsh
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
first major policy speech on foreign policy, House Speaker Paul Ryan was across town trying to court millennial voters at Georgetown University. Ryan continues to avoid weighing in on Trump, but when one young college Republican asked for advice... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Paul Ryan asks millennials to give GOP a chancethat the thought has not been occurring to most of you recently," Ryan said at
Paul Ryan asks millennials to give GOP a chance
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
that the thought has not been occurring to most of you recently," Ryan said at the outset of a town hall-style meeting at Georgetown University. "The America you want is the America we want — open, diverse, dynamic." This was the latest in a... Read more
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Raw Story
Paul Ryan wants to end Obamacare protections for people with pre-existing conditionswith pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable,” Ryan, a Wisc
Paul Ryan wants to end Obamacare protections for people with pre-existing conditions
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
with pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable,” Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, told a student audience at Georgetown University. “Let’s fund risk pools at the state level to subsidize their coverage, so that they can get... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ryan wants to end Obamacare cost protections for sick consumerswith pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable," Ryan, a Wisc
Ryan wants to end Obamacare cost protections for sick consumers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
with pre-existing conditions, who are really kind of uninsurable," Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, told a student audience at Georgetown University. "Let's fund risk pools at the state level to subsidize their coverage, so that they can get... Read more
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Roll Call
Paul Ryan Is Campaigning ... But For What?clear he's trying to make sure the Republican Party remains a viable choice. R
Paul Ryan Is Campaigning ... But For What?
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
clear he's trying to make sure the Republican Party remains a viable choice. Ryan held a campaign-style town hall event at Georgetown University on Wednesday in which he asked, “Why support Republicans?” His answer: “The America that you want is... Read more
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ABC News
Speaker Ryan's Election Year Advice for Young RepublicansAt a town hall at Georgetown University, Ryan was questioned by one young Repub
Speaker Ryan's Election Year Advice for Young Republicans
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
At a town hall at Georgetown University, Ryan was questioned by one young Republican who said he’s been “very dismayed by this year’s election so far.” “Unfortunately, this is not the first time I’ve had this question,” Ryan remarked. The Wisconsin... Read more
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