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2015/08/03 16:34
2015/08/03 16:34
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... deal, remain undecided amid intense pressure from the White House. Schumer is one of the 15 Senate Democrats who remain on the fence. Schumer, who is close to AIPAC, has promised to study the...
2015/08/03 16:34
2015/08/03 16:34
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2015/07/31 17:57
2015/07/31 17:57
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It's time for their leaders to either get on board or get out of the way." She called out by name Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner, urging the two to "step up...
2015/07/31 14:19
2015/07/31 14:19
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... the past 15 years to increase voter participation and were disproportionately used by black, Hispanic and younger voters.” Since the Voting Rights Act passed 50 years ago — on Aug. 6, 1965 —...
2015/07/30 18:51
2015/07/30 18:51
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WASHINGTON — Marco Rubio's plunge into presidential politics has set off a scramble for his Senate seat and a chain-reaction of open House seats that will make Florida the state to watch in the 2016...
2015/07/30 17:27
2015/07/30 17:27
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... did Sanders Wednesday. Then leaders will debate their endorsement privately, with a two-thirds majority needed to carry the day. Berning down the house - Fox News: “The Vermont independent’s...
2015/07/30 13:56
2015/07/30 13:56
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... Remember these oldies but goodies? In 1994, when the Republicans won control of both the Senate and House by historic proportions, we were told by the media it was simply “angry white...
2015/07/29 04:54
2015/07/29 04:54
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... map detail (see tables on pages 8-10 of their jurisdictional statement), some state senate districts deviate by as much as fifty percent from the ideal. That means that twice as many...
2015/07/29 04:26
2015/07/29 04:26
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... a dozen stitches. The culprit then was one Reynaldo Decerega, a member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute. Decerega wasn’t invited to play again, though Obama sent him a photograph...
2015/07/27 22:46
2015/07/27 22:46
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Ted Cruz wants a vote on his version of the DOTCOM Act. If that's what it takes to enact it the Senate should give it to him. Recently we speculated on the question "Will 2016 Politics Trump...
2015/07/26 22:48
2015/07/26 22:48
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WASHINGTON (AP) � Senior Senate Republicans lined up Sunday to rebuke Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for criticizing Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, an extraordinary display of intraparty division...
2015/07/26 17:05
2015/07/26 17:05
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... empire" has no king, nor permanent kingpin, nor evinces widespread controls over all sorts of majority behavior.Sunday, April 12, 2015(75 comments) As Hillary Lurches, Where's the Democratic...
2015/07/24 11:57
2015/07/24 11:57
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... when she was shot and killed. As he did earlier this week in an appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Steinle recounted his daughter's shooting as they strolled arm in arm...
2015/07/23 13:12
2015/07/23 13:12
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... know nothing about what’s gone on in this country for 50 years. (Applause) The [2013] Senate bill tried to accomplish this important goal, and the time is long overdue for the House of...
2015/07/21 11:26
2015/07/21 11:26
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... address the status of immigrants like Flores. Under the immigration-reform law passed by the Senate in 2013, she would have had a path to become a citizen; under the executive actions announced...
2015/07/19 11:12
2015/07/19 11:12
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... functionally illegal, for black people – who in some of those states had initially made up a majority of the population – to vote. Beatty’s family has lived that history: her mother was born...
2015/07/17 14:48
2015/07/17 14:48
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It's Friday, July 17, 2015 On Thursday, New Mexico’s two US senators joined the majority to pass a big education reform bill aimed at giving states more control over local school districts. The...
2015/07/16 11:11
2015/07/16 11:11
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... to the federal courts. Judge Clyde Atkins presided over the case and ultimately created two majority-minority districts for blacks and one minority influence district (at least 40 percent...
2015/07/15 20:27
2015/07/15 20:27
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... she wants her fellow Democrats to join her. In closed-door meetings with House and Senate Democrats Tuesday, Clinton jumped at the chance to discuss the hot-button topic in political...
2015/07/15 11:11
2015/07/15 11:11
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Observers say that even though the decision applies only to congressional districts, Florida Senate districts, too, are sure to be scrutinized soon by the courts. One of the two Fair Districts...
2015/07/15 09:51
2015/07/15 09:51
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... landscape. Republican Rep. David Jolly will likely announce a bid for Florida’s open Senate seat next week, the first implication from the Florida State Supreme Court last week striking...
2015/08/03 16:34
2015/08/03 16:34
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