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Manila Bulletin
(Full Transcript) First US Presidential Debateeverybody. Manufacturing jobs went up also in the 1990s, if we’re actually goin
(Full Transcript) First US Presidential Debate
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
everybody. Manufacturing jobs went up also in the 1990s, if we’re actually going to look at the facts. When I was in the Senate, I had a number of trade deals that came before me, and I held them all to the same test. Will they create jobs in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatemillion), Obama (1.3 million as of January), H.W. Bush (659,000), and W. Bush (
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
million), Obama (1.3 million as of January), H.W. Bush (659,000), and W. Bush (160,000). — Scott Horsley When I was in the Senate, I had a number of trade deal that came before me. And I held them all the same test. Will they create jobs in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fact Check: First Presidential Debatemillion), Obama (1.3 million as of January), H.W. Bush (659,000), and W. Bush (
Fact Check: First Presidential Debate
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
million), Obama (1.3 million as of January), H.W. Bush (659,000), and W. Bush (160,000). — Scott Horsley When I was in the Senate, I had a number of trade deal that came before me. And I held them all the same test. Will they create jobs in... Read more
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NBC News
What'd they say? Read the full transcript from the first debateeverybody. Manufacturing jobs went up also in the 1990s, if we're actually goin
What'd they say? Read the full transcript from the first debate
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
everybody. Manufacturing jobs went up also in the 1990s, if we're actually going to look at the facts. When I was in the Senate, I had a number of trade deals that came before me, and I held them all to the same test. Will they create jobs in... Read more
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Roll Call
Fear and Loathing Among Latinos in the 2016 Campaignto believe now that there was a time in the not-so-distant past when Republican
Fear and Loathing Among Latinos in the 2016 Campaign
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
to believe now that there was a time in the not-so-distant past when Republicans made a serious and successful play for the Hispanic vote. Time travel back to 2000. That summer, GOP Chairman Jim Nicholson unveiled a $10 million advertising campaign... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
State of the race: Why Hillary Clinton has an edgeof Republican support. The down-ballot impact of this consolidation is clear as
State of the race: Why Hillary Clinton has an edge
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
of Republican support. The down-ballot impact of this consolidation is clear as the GOP's chances of holding the Senate have increased significantly since Labor Day. Despite Trump's relatively high floor, he also has a low ceiling.... Read more
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Fortune
Inside the Fight for Ohioare stumbling over each other as their volunteers and out-of-state visitors rus
Inside the Fight for Ohio
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
are stumbling over each other as their volunteers and out-of-state visitors rush to register millennials, females, blacks, Hispanics and those voters who base their ballots on which candidate will do the most to protect the environment. Highways... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Instisting on Flint Aid in CR Indicates Last Opportunitynumber of Democrats that are taking that same position,” Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mic
Democrats Instisting on Flint Aid in CR Indicates Last Opportunity
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
number of Democrats that are taking that same position,” Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich., said of a government funding package Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released Thursday that did not include money for Flint. The party's increasing... Read more
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The Hill
McCain opponent releases new ad hitting his recordlimits, Wall Street bailouts and women's health. ADVERTISEMENT McCain was fir
McCain opponent releases new ad hitting his record
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
limits, Wall Street bailouts and women's health. ADVERTISEMENT McCain was first elected to Congress in 1983 and to the Senate in 1987, Kirkpatrick has been in Congress since 2009. The 2016 race could be the closest of McCain's Senate career,... Read more
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Roll Call
Can Joe Heck Really Win in Nevada?in a month. And Election Day is just seven weeks away. And yet, polls show Rep
Can Joe Heck Really Win in Nevada?
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
in a month. And Election Day is just seven weeks away. And yet, polls show Rep. Joe Heck is still ahead in the Nevada Senate race. Can it last? In an election year full of surprises, Heck’s sustained edge over Democratic nominee Catherine... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
KTNV/RASMUSSEN POLL: Donald Trump, Joe Heck hold narrow leads over Democratic opponentsview of Trump and sixty percent of voters saying they hold unfavorable views of
KTNV/RASMUSSEN POLL: Donald Trump, Joe Heck hold narrow leads over Democratic opponents
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 8 days ago
view of Trump and sixty percent of voters saying they hold unfavorable views of Clinton. Clinton won support of a majority of women, black and Hispanic voters and self-identified moderates. Trump did better with men, white voters, and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
College campuses across Kansas confront issues of race amid diversity efforts and racist threatsthe state as a whole. According to the Board of Regents, 67 percent of students
College campuses across Kansas confront issues of race amid diversity efforts and racist threats
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
the state as a whole. According to the Board of Regents, 67 percent of students were white in 2015. About 8 percent were Hispanic and about 7 percent were black. Student leaders at institutions governed by the Regents have been pursuing... Read more
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Newsmax
Senate Republicans See Brighter Prospects for Keeping MajorityRepublicans’ chances of holding the U.S. Senate are improving considerably, tha
Senate Republicans See Brighter Prospects for Keeping Majority
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
Republicans’ chances of holding the U.S. Senate are improving considerably, thanks to Hillary Clinton’s sliding popularity, strong campaigns by Republican candidates, and a GOP fundraising surge. Just a few months ago, Republicans were fretting that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Take: September 19, 2016have voiced increasing frustration about what Republicanism will look like in f
Texas Take: September 19, 2016
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
have voiced increasing frustration about what Republicanism will look like in five years as it works to keep its majority status in Texas while the state population trends younger and more diverse.” -- Your #txlege read this morning: The... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Abbott Reveals Source of Severe Burns - The Brief: Abbott Reveals Source of Severe Burns by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 19 2016 The Big Conversation While in San Antonio campaigning for U.S. Rep. Will Hurd R-San Antonio on Sat...and blast Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as unsympathetic to their concerns.
The Brief: Abbott Reveals Source of Severe Burns - The Brief: Abbott Reveals Source of Severe Burns by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 19 2016 The Big Conversation While in San Antonio campaigning for U.S. Rep. Will Hurd R-San Antonio on Sat...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
and blast Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as unsympathetic to their concerns. Abbott Pitches 'Rookie of the Year' Hurd to Hispanic Voters, by Patrick Svitek — Gov. Greg Abbott on Saturday pitched freshman U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, as the... Read more
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Roll Call
Word on the Hill: ‘From Home to the Dome’that he ran 6.23 miles in an hour and 31 minutes. That’s a little bit under 15
Word on the Hill: ‘From Home to the Dome’
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
that he ran 6.23 miles in an hour and 31 minutes. That’s a little bit under 15 minutes a mile. At almost 83 years old. The Senate Judiciary Committee also chimed in about Grassley’s birthday during a hearing on Thursday. Sen. Richard J. Durbin,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Polling places become battleground in US voting rights fightFlorida and North Carolina - could be election battlegrounds in the fight for t
Polling places become battleground in US voting rights fight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
Florida and North Carolina - could be election battlegrounds in the fight for the White House and control of the U.S. Senate. "IMPACT CAN BE DISASTROUS" "This is part of the story of voting in the South," said Willie Williams, a black small... Read more
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Reuters
Polling places become battleground in U.S. voting rights fightFlorida and North Carolina - could be election battlegrounds in the fight for t
Polling places become battleground in U.S. voting rights fight
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Florida and North Carolina - could be election battlegrounds in the fight for the White House and control of the U.S. Senate. "IMPACT CAN BE DISASTROUS" "This is part of the story of voting in the South," said Willie Williams, a black small... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
California’s ‘District of Choice’ program is ending. Why is it so controversial?Aug. 30, 2016. Evans and other students in Glendora and Walnut Valley school di
California’s ‘District of Choice’ program is ending. Why is it so controversial?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
Aug. 30, 2016. Evans and other students in Glendora and Walnut Valley school districts are still reeling from the stalled Senate Bill 1432 that would extend the 22-year District of Choice. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda/ Southern California News... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
‘District of Choice’ is set to end. But what is it, exactly?their home districts to attend a District of Choice. Why is it ending? The pr
‘District of Choice’ is set to end. But what is it, exactly?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
their home districts to attend a District of Choice. Why is it ending? The program was widely supported in the state senate. SB 1432, which would have continued the program, passed unanimously through three Senate committees and the Assembly... Read more
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CBS News
5 things to know about Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpfwere allowed to occur within the bank. Stumpf, who has blamed the problem on ba
5 things to know about Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
were allowed to occur within the bank. Stumpf, who has blamed the problem on bad employees, will testify this Tuesday at a Senate banking committee hearing on the scandal and its regulatory response. “I have no respect for him because he’s blaming... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Believe Long Shots Can Deliver a House Majoritysince the Great Depression, House Democrats have perfected the art of lowering
Democrats Believe Long Shots Can Deliver a House Majority
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
since the Great Depression, House Democrats have perfected the art of lowering expectations about chances of winning a majority. But the nomination of Donald Trump as the Republicans’ presidential standard-bearer and the unpredictable nature... Read more
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The Atlantic
The State That Fell Off the Electoral Mapby 8 points in 2000 and 4 points in 2004. But it has voted for the Democratic c
The State That Fell Off the Electoral Map
The Atlantic / Posted 14 days ago
by 8 points in 2000 and 4 points in 2004. But it has voted for the Democratic candidate in every election for president, Senate, and governor since 2008. The area’s congressman, Mike Coffman, is still a Republican, but he is hanging on by his... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
S O S! Voter ID dominates the race for New Mexico’s chief election officialNot governor, lieutenant governor nor attorney general.Voters won’t be picking
S O S! Voter ID dominates the race for New Mexico’s chief election official
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
Not governor, lieutenant governor nor attorney general.Voters won’t be picking candidates for either of New Mexico’s US Senate seats either. (All three seats for the US House are in contention, but none hotly.) For many New Mexicans, the... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump's comments on Mexican-American judge send Republicans recoilingheritage had influenced his opinion because of Trump's campaign pledge to build
Donald Trump's comments on Mexican-American judge send Republicans recoiling
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
heritage had influenced his opinion because of Trump's campaign pledge to build a wall on the US-Mexico border. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Sunday said he "couldn't disagree more" with Trump's comments about the... Read more
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NBC News
Latin groups partner to ramp up Hispanic voter numbersWASHINGTON, D.C. — The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute is partnering wi
Latin groups partner to ramp up Hispanic voter numbers
NBC News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute is partnering with Voto Latino, a group focused on civic engagement of young Latinos, to launch with the start of Hispanic Heritage Month what they are calling a massive online voter... Read more
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The Washington Times
Census: Uninsured rate dropped to 9.1 percent in 2015in 2015 than in 2014, according to Census report Tuesday that found 29 million
Census: Uninsured rate dropped to 9.1 percent in 2015
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
in 2015 than in 2014, according to Census report Tuesday that found 29 million people were still not covered and that Hispanics lagged behind other race or ethnic groups in getting covered, despite widespread gains attributed to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Senate Top 10: A Path To The Majority For Democrats Comes Into FocusRepublicans were already at a massive disadvantage when it came to the 2016 Sen
Senate Top 10: A Path To The Majority For Democrats Comes Into Focus
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
Republicans were already at a massive disadvantage when it came to the 2016 Senate map — defending more than double the number of seats of the Democrats had. To compound matters, many of those endangered Republicans were sitting in swing state... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Senate Top 10: A Path To The Majority For Democrats Comes Into FocusRepublicans were already at a massive disadvantage when it came to the 2016 Sen
Senate Top 10: A Path To The Majority For Democrats Comes Into Focus
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
Republicans were already at a massive disadvantage when it came to the 2016 Senate map — defending more than double the number of seats of the Democrats had. To compound matters, many of those endangered Republicans were sitting in swing state... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Here's why an anti-Trump wave won't wash many Texas Republicans out of Congressthat a wave election is likely. Democrats need to flip 30 seats nationwide to r
Here's why an anti-Trump wave won't wash many Texas Republicans out of Congress
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
that a wave election is likely. Democrats need to flip 30 seats nationwide to retake the House, and five to control the Senate — four if Hillary Clinton wins, which would install Democrat Tim Kaine as vice president and Senate tiebreaker. Texas... Read more
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Roll Call
Rating Change: McCain More Vulnerable in Arizonaon the horizon. “If Donald Trump is at the top of the ticket, here in Arizona,
Rating Change: McCain More Vulnerable in Arizona
Roll Call / Posted 20 days ago
on the horizon. “If Donald Trump is at the top of the ticket, here in Arizona, with over 30 percent of the vote being the Hispanic vote, no doubt that this may be the race of my life,” the 2008 GOP presidential nominee told supporters at a May... Read more
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Raw Story
An expert on Southern politics explains why Hillary Clinton could win GeorgiaPerdue became the first GOP governor in the state since Reconstruction. In that
An expert on Southern politics explains why Hillary Clinton could win Georgia
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
Perdue became the first GOP governor in the state since Reconstruction. In that same election cycle, the Republicans took majority control of the state Senate and two years later the House. Today, the Republicans have expanded these legislative... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Poll: Majority of Arizona voters don't support border wall, mass deportationsDespite the state's reputation, a majority of Arizona voters do not support bui
Poll: Majority of Arizona voters don't support border wall, mass deportations
The Arizona Republic / Posted 21 days ago
Despite the state's reputation, a majority of Arizona voters do not support building a border wall or deporting all illegal immigrants. A majority of Arizona voters do not support building a wall between the U.S. and Mexico and they are even more... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Scarce targets curb Dem hopes for House gains, despite Trumpseem likely to bolster their numbers in November. Yet while gaining the 30 seat
Scarce targets curb Dem hopes for House gains, despite Trump
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 days ago
seem likely to bolster their numbers in November. Yet while gaining the 30 seats they�d need to capture the chamber�s majority isn�t completely implausible, it appears highly unlikely. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File) WASHINGTON � In a... Read more
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Newsmax
Scarce Targets Curb Dem Hopes for House Gains, Despite Trumpto win — Democrats seem likely to bolster their ranks in November. Yet gaining
Scarce Targets Curb Dem Hopes for House Gains, Despite Trump
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
to win — Democrats seem likely to bolster their ranks in November. Yet gaining the 30 seats needed to capture a House majority appears elusive. DAUNTING FIGURES Of the House's 435 seats, only around 40 from California to Maine seem clearly... Read more
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Roll Call
2 Months to Go: The 10 Most Vulnerable House Membersafter the summer conventions, the presidential contest is more solidified. Demo
2 Months to Go: The 10 Most Vulnerable House Members
Roll Call / Posted 22 days ago
after the summer conventions, the presidential contest is more solidified. Democrats must gain 30 seats to take the House majority, and they are increasingly giddy that Hillary Clinton's widening lead over GOP rival Donald Trump will expand the... Read more
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CTV News
Scarce targets curb Dem hopes for House gains, despite Trumpto win - Democrats seem likely to bolster their ranks in November. Yet gaining
Scarce targets curb Dem hopes for House gains, despite Trump
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
to win - Democrats seem likely to bolster their ranks in November. Yet gaining the 30 seats needed to capture a House majority appears elusive. DAUNTING FIGURES Of the House's 435 seats, only around 40 from California to Maine seem clearly... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources w
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources would be better spent on defending vulnerable Senate and House candidates. Trump recently updated his leadership team with outspoken RNC critics, which could make his... Read more
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Brandon Sun
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources w
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?
Brandon Sun / Posted 25 days ago
national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources would be better spent on defending vulnerable Senate and House candidates. Trump recently updated his leadership team with outspoken RNC critics, which could make his... Read more
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Boston Herald
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources w
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources would be better spent on defending vulnerable Senate and House candidates. Trump recently updated his leadership team with outspoken RNC critics, which could make his... Read more
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Boston Herald
A look at top races in the fight for control of the SenateA look at this year's top Senate races as Democrats to try take back control fr
A look at top races in the fight for control of the Senate
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
A look at this year's top Senate races as Democrats to try take back control from Republicans, who now hold a majority in the chamber: INDIANA Democratic former Sen. Evan Bayh, who retired six years ago, is running to get his old seat back. He is... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources w
What's Donald Trump's to-do list before Election Day?
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 25 days ago
national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources would be better spent on defending vulnerable Senate and House candidates. Trump recently updated his leadership team with outspoken RNC critics, which could make his... Read more
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Salon.com
What’s Donald Trump’s to-do list before Election Day?national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources w
What’s Donald Trump’s to-do list before Election Day?
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
national party, which could turn its back on Trump if it thinks its resources would be better spent on defending vulnerable Senate and House candidates. Trump recently updated his leadership team with outspoken RNC critics, which could make his... Read more
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The Atlantic
Which Republicans Oppose Donald Trump? A Cheat Sheet(April 28, 2016) Tom DeLay: UNDECIDED Asked by reporter Jon Ward whether Clint
Which Republicans Oppose Donald Trump? A Cheat Sheet
The Atlantic / Posted 25 days ago
(April 28, 2016) Tom DeLay: UNDECIDED Asked by reporter Jon Ward whether Clinton or Trump was worse, the former House majority leader responded, “I can’t answer that right now.” (June 21, 2016) DeLay hadn’t spoken out since Trump’s ascension,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Republicans in North Carolina created a 'monster' voter ID lawDay)?" a staffer for the state's Republican-controlled legislature asked in Jan
How Republicans in North Carolina created a 'monster' voter ID law
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Day)?" a staffer for the state's Republican-controlled legislature asked in January 2012. "Is there no category for 'Hispanic' voter?" a GOP lawmaker asked in March 2013 after requesting a range of data, including how many voters cast ballots... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
How Republicans in North Carolina created a 'monster' voter ID lawDay)?" a staffer for the state's Republican-controlled legislature asked in Jan
How Republicans in North Carolina created a 'monster' voter ID law
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Day)?" a staffer for the state's Republican-controlled legislature asked in January 2012. "Is there no category for 'Hispanic' voter?" a GOP lawmaker asked in March 2013 after requesting a range of data, including how many voters cast ballots... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
House Republicans find success separating from Trumpsteadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised th
House Republicans find success separating from Trump
KTXS Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
steadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised them by nearly 3-1 in July, and talk about the Senate GOP majority slipping away triggered fresh worries that the large House majority could also be in jeopardy. But there... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
House Republicans find success separating from Trumpsteadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised th
House Republicans find success separating from Trump
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 26 days ago
steadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised them by nearly 3-1 in July, and talk about the Senate GOP majority slipping away triggered fresh worries that the large House majority could also be in jeopardy. But there... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
House Republicans find success separating from Trumpsteadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised th
House Republicans find success separating from Trump
KTVZ Bend / Posted 26 days ago
steadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised them by nearly 3-1 in July, and talk about the Senate GOP majority slipping away triggered fresh worries that the large House majority could also be in jeopardy. But there... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
House Republicans find success separating from Trumpsteadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised th
House Republicans find success separating from Trump
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 26 days ago
steadily in key battleground states, their Democratic counterparts outraised them by nearly 3-1 in July, and talk about the Senate GOP majority slipping away triggered fresh worries that the large House majority could also be in jeopardy. But there... Read more
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