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The Washington Times
Half of Donald Trump backers don’t trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they’re extremely or ver
Half of Donald Trump backers don’t trust vote count
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they’re extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence committees say they’ve concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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ABC News
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump Backers Don't Trust Vote Countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump Backers Don't Trust Vote Count
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote countper cent of Republicans and 35 per cent of Democrats say they're extremely or v
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
per cent of Republicans and 35 per cent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Half of Trump backers don't trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois Senate endorsementsoccupant will. Voters, please pay attention to these down-ballot races. Democr
Illinois Senate endorsements
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
occupant will. Voters, please pay attention to these down-ballot races. Democrats hold supermajorities in the Illinois House and Senate. In the House, there are 71 Democrats and 47 Republicans; in the Senate, 39 Democrats and 20 Republicans.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Rigged election? Poll shows half of Trump backers don't trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they’re extremely or ver
Rigged election? Poll shows half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they’re extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they’ve concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Will the election be 'rigged'? Half of Trump supporters don't trust vote count, poll showspercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
Will the election be 'rigged'? Half of Trump supporters don't trust vote count, poll shows
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Al.com
Will the election be 'rigged'? Half of Trump supporters don't trust vote count, poll showspercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
Will the election be 'rigged'? Half of Trump supporters don't trust vote count, poll shows
Al.com / Posted 5 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Newsmax
Half of Trump Backers Don't Trust Vote Countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
Half of Trump Backers Don't Trust Vote Count
Newsmax / Posted 6 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tenn. politicos could land top roles in a Trump administrationaide working on Trump's transition team. In Congress, the state's stock probab
Tenn. politicos could land top roles in a Trump administration
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
aide working on Trump's transition team. In Congress, the state's stock probably would rise if the GOP maintains its House and Senate majorities. A few months ago, Democrats seemed poised to retake the Senate, but that seems less likely... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Vape shop owners worry e-cig tax will ruin businessAssociation. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in
Vape shop owners worry e-cig tax will ruin business
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
Association. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in Pennsylvania out of business. In response, House and Senate committees approved separate bills this week to mitigate the impact of the tax. How far these bills will... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tax on e-cigarettes takes effect, could change industry in stateAssociation. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in
Tax on e-cigarettes takes effect, could change industry in state
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Association. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in Pennsylvania out of business. In response, House and Senate committees approved separate bills this week to mitigate the impact of the tax. How far these bills will... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote countpercent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or ver
AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
percent of Republicans and 35 percent of Democrats say they're extremely or very concerned. The top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Shop owners worry e-cig tax will ruin businessAssociation. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in
Shop owners worry e-cig tax will ruin business
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Association. They said the tax could put many of the hundreds of vape shops in Pennsylvania out of business. In response, House and Senate committees approved separate bills this week to mitigate the impact of the tax. How far these bills will... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Connecticut delegation stands by 9/11 victims’ right to sue Saudisshould never cause us to compromise our sense of justice or ideals.” By overwh
Connecticut delegation stands by 9/11 victims’ right to sue Saudis
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
should never cause us to compromise our sense of justice or ideals.” By overwhelming majorities of both parties, the House and Senate approved the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act — JASTA — only to have President Obama veto it last... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
190 years as the Capital Citydoor because the people still could vote," Priddy said. So in 1895, a measure
190 years as the Capital City
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
door because the people still could vote," Priddy said. So in 1895, a measure proposing a move to Sedalia passed both the House and Senate by large majorities in a single day, he said. The booming railroad town was so convinced Missouri voters... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Our Savior's Lutheran Church holds 10th annual Fair Trade Marketthe Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today
Our Savior's Lutheran Church holds 10th annual Fair Trade Market
KTTC Rochester / Posted 18 hours ago
the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today's forum focused on the candidates for State House and Senate, with questions prepared by the NAACP. The public was able to hear candidates responses to questions focused... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
If Trump wins White House, what would it mean for Tennessee?who is working on Trump's transition team. In Congress, the state's stock prob
If Trump wins White House, what would it mean for Tennessee?
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 hours ago
who is working on Trump's transition team. In Congress, the state's stock probably would rise if the GOP maintains its House and Senate majorities. A few months ago, Democrats seemed poised to retake the Senate, but that seems less likely... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The U.S. Congress, Obama And StupiditySponsors of Terrorism Act. Here's a sequence of events that are dumb and mindbo
The U.S. Congress, Obama And Stupidity
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 hours ago
Sponsors of Terrorism Act. Here's a sequence of events that are dumb and mindboggling to say the least. "A day after the House and Senate overwhelmingly voted to override President Obama's veto, GOP leaders are expressing reservations about... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Stewartville girl born without outer ears showing great progressthe Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today
Stewartville girl born without outer ears showing great progress
KTTC Rochester / Posted 19 hours ago
the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today's forum focused on the candidates for State House and Senate, with questions prepared by the NAACP. The public was able to hear candidates responses to questions focused... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Pine Island restaurant shuts its doors for goodthe Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today
Pine Island restaurant shuts its doors for good
KTTC Rochester / Posted 19 hours ago
the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today's forum focused on the candidates for State House and Senate, with questions prepared by the NAACP. The public was able to hear candidates responses to questions focused... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
MNSure rates to skyrocket for 2017the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today
MNSure rates to skyrocket for 2017
KTTC Rochester / Posted 19 hours ago
the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today's forum focused on the candidates for State House and Senate, with questions prepared by the NAACP. The public was able to hear candidates responses to questions focused... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
VA chief: Congress lets politics slow vet reformshighlights of a 100 proposals sent to Congress with the VA budget in February,
VA chief: Congress lets politics slow vet reforms
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
highlights of a 100 proposals sent to Congress with the VA budget in February, most of which haven’t been voted on by the House and Senate to become law, McDonald says, despite the continuous pro-veteran rhetoric heard from Republicans holding... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Kentucky amends 'Real ID' request as Oct. 10 deadline nearsbeen taken care of," Hack said. The state would have met the requirements of R
Kentucky amends 'Real ID' request as Oct. 10 deadline nears
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 22 hours ago
been taken care of," Hack said. The state would have met the requirements of Real ID under a bill that passed the Kentucky House and Senate earlier this year. But Bevin vetoed the measure sponsored by Republican Sen. Ernie Harris. The governor had... Read more
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11 News Houston
White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama vetoWASHINGTON — The White House blasted what it called "rapid onset buyer's remors
White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama veto
11 News Houston / Posted 22 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The White House blasted what it called "rapid onset buyer's remorse" after House and Senate leaders conceded problems with the 9/11 lawsuit bill Congress just enacted into law over President Obama's veto. House Speaker Paul Ryan,... Read more
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Salon.com
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but ‘bad policy’awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but ‘bad policy’
Salon.com / Posted 23 hours ago
awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze. The bill sailed through the House and Senate, with Himes casting the lone dissenting vote. The four-term lawmaker called it a “feel-good bill” that... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze. The measure sailed through the House and Senate, winning final approval Thursday just as Obama welcomed several hundred members of the U.S. Olympic and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze. The bill sailed through the House and Senate, with Himes casting the lone dissenting vote. The four-term lawmaker called it a "feel-good bill" that... Read more
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The Hill
Warren questions Puerto Rico board's meeting on Wall StreetRepublicans to vote against the bill creating the board when it came before the
Warren questions Puerto Rico board's meeting on Wall Street
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Republicans to vote against the bill creating the board when it came before the Senate in June. That bill was passed by the House and Senate with bipartisan majorities and signed by the president. Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D-Ill.), another opponent of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'the lone vote against a bill that would block the IRS from taxing most Olympic
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
the lone vote against a bill that would block the IRS from taxing most Olympic winnings. The measure sailed through the House and Senate, winning final approval Thursday just as Obama welcomed several hundred members of the U.S. Olympic and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000
Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
awarded to U.S. medal winners: $25,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze. The measure sailed through the House and Senate, winning final approval Thursday just as Obama welcomed several hundred members of the U.S. Olympic and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Brownback not inclined to outline new Docking, budget strategiespower plant project, arguing Brownback didn't have authority to proceed without
Brownback not inclined to outline new Docking, budget strategies
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
power plant project, arguing Brownback didn't have authority to proceed without consent of the Legislature. The intent of House and Senate members was to require the governor to obtain permission from the Legislature on future action on Docking... Read more
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Federal Times
Contracting groups request delay of Fair Pay and Safe Workplace ruleas to how to comply with the executive order’s policies of responsibility.In ad
Contracting groups request delay of Fair Pay and Safe Workplace rule
Federal Times / Posted yesterday
as to how to comply with the executive order’s policies of responsibility.In addition, say the groups, bills in both the House and Senate could impact the application of the executive order, so it should not be enforced until clarified.Six groups... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
The long road to suing over terror attacksArabia. Thanks to some courage – finally – from Congress last week, that suit c
The long road to suing over terror attacks
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
Arabia. Thanks to some courage – finally – from Congress last week, that suit can now move ahead in the courts. What the House and Senate did was to vote overwhelmingly to override a veto by President Obama of the “Justice Against Sponsors of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
In veto override debate, this GOP Congressman steps over party linesconsequences of S. 2040, the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act." As a
In veto override debate, this GOP Congressman steps over party lines
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
consequences of S. 2040, the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act." As a reminder, this measure quickly passed the House and Senate by voice vote without a lengthy discussion in either body. My primary concern is that this bill increases... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland police to start carrying Narcanmore intense highs. These critics include Gov. Paul LePage, who vetoed a bill t
Portland police to start carrying Narcan
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
more intense highs. These critics include Gov. Paul LePage, who vetoed a bill that was eventually approved to allow Maine pharmacists to dispense Narcan without a prescription. LePage’s veto was overwhelmingly overruled in both the House and Se... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
New Speaker Richard Corcoran reorganizes House committeeswill separate Higher Education and PreK-12 Appropriations subcommittees. The j
New Speaker Richard Corcoran reorganizes House committees
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
will separate Higher Education and PreK-12 Appropriations subcommittees. The joint committees that include members of the House and Senate are unchanged. Corcoran already has outlined a timeline for when he will announce leadership decisions. The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Military spending, pay raises among unfinished business as Congress recessesspending, troop pay raises and women in the draft are all on hold until after t
Military spending, pay raises among unfinished business as Congress recesses
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
spending, troop pay raises and women in the draft are all on hold until after the November election as members of the House and Senate return home to campaign. After months of debate, Congress was unable to pass an annual budget on time and... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Authorities looking for driver involved in dangerous car chase in Rochesterthe Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today
Authorities looking for driver involved in dangerous car chase in Rochester
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
the Rochester Public Library, which is a good sign for voter involvement. Today's forum focused on the candidates for State House and Senate, with questions prepared by the NAACP. The public was able to hear candidates responses to questions focused... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
High-flyers Nice seek boost after European woeRodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the R
High-flyers Nice seek boost after European woe
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Hamilton fights back in Malaysia GP second practiceRodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the R
Hamilton fights back in Malaysia GP second practice
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
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Jenson Button says 'unbelievable' to join F1 300 club
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Formula One - Rosberg quickest in fiery Malaysia practiceRodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the R
Formula One - Rosberg quickest in fiery Malaysia practice
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Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Gartland hails birthday boy Kilduff after famous Dundalk win
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Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Alonso to get 30-place penalty for using new engineRodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the R
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Rodham Clinton. The plan was so wildly unpopular on all levels, it led to the Republicans simultaneously winning both the House and Senate in 1994 for the first time since 1953. 3 jobs - 3 Failures. 4) Hillary's first ethics problem involving... Read more
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USA Today
White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama vetoWASHINGTON — The White House blasted what it called "rapid onset buyer's remors
White House: Congress has 'buyer's remorse' after overriding Obama veto
USA Today / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The White House blasted what it called "rapid onset buyer's remorse" after House and Senate leaders conceded problems with the 9/11 lawsuit bill Congress just enacted into law over President Obama's veto. House Speaker Paul Ryan,... Read more
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