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TribLIVE
Rondinelli: Citing factors for trap shoot dropoff | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Amateur Trapshooting Association has been thr
Rondinelli: Citing factors for trap shoot dropoff
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Amateur Trapshooting Association has been through turmoil since last fall, and the fallout is being felt in Western... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Obama: the State of American Politics [video] Building on his State of the Union, the President discussed his time in the S
Obama: the State of American Politics [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 10 hours ago
Building on his State of the Union, the President discussed his time in the State Senate working in good faith across party lines with Democrats, Republicans and Independents to effectively govern as an... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Put budget first, then tackle other issuesMaking the funding formula more equitable is the goal of legislators in both ho
Editorial: Put budget first, then tackle other issues
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Making the funding formula more equitable is the goal of legislators in both houses of the Illinois General Assembly. Senate Democrats have taken the lead. Last year, a bill sponsored by Senate President John Cullerton was approved by the Senate. It... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Police say two teens shot at Arizona high school, students no longer in dangerQPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan t
Police say two teens shot at Arizona high school, students no longer in danger
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
QPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan to save millions on construction A plan that would have saved Quincy taxpayers millions of dollars on the school construction project falls through. Quincy Public Schools... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign native to lead UI's government relations effortsURBANA — The University of Illinois has selected Lindsay Anderson — a former ad
Champaign native to lead UI's government relations efforts
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — The University of Illinois has selected Lindsay Anderson — a former advisor to state agencies, lawmakers and Illinois' last governor — to serve as its executive director for governmental relations, President Tim Killeen said Thursday. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and Presid
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and President Barack Obama craved a few moments with a few friends who remember when he was not a polarizing figure but an effectively bipartisan one – his poker buddies from his... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Weekend swim meet gives boost to local tourismQPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan t
Weekend swim meet gives boost to local tourism
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
QPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan to save millions on construction A plan that would have saved Quincy taxpayers millions of dollars on the school construction project falls through. Quincy Public Schools... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Obama interview: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and Presid
Obama interview: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and President Obama craved a few moments with a few friends who remember when he was not a polarizing figure but an effectively bipartisan one – his poker buddies from his eight... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Dead batteries an issue in the cold weatherQPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan t
Dead batteries an issue in the cold weather
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
QPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan to save millions on construction A plan that would have saved Quincy taxpayers millions of dollars on the school construction project falls through. Quincy Public Schools... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Charges could take months for Midwest Academy sex abuse caseQPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan t
Charges could take months for Midwest Academy sex abuse case
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
QPS misses out on plan to save millions on constructionQPS misses out on plan to save millions on construction A plan that would have saved Quincy taxpayers millions of dollars on the school construction project falls through. Quincy Public Schools... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Illinois redistricting reform in the worksPEORIA, Ill. -- Redistricting reform is one of the issues President Obama talke
Illinois redistricting reform in the works
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 2 days ago
PEORIA, Ill. -- Redistricting reform is one of the issues President Obama talked about in his speech to the Illinois General Assembly Wednesday. If one group gets its way voters in Illinois could see a referendum on the November ballot to change... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Illinois Pols Respond to Obama’s Statehouse SpeechMembers of the Illinois legislature praised President Barack Obama for his spee
Illinois Pols Respond to Obama’s Statehouse Speech
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the Illinois legislature praised President Barack Obama for his speech at the Capitol Wednesday, which acknowledged a “poisonous political climate" and encouraged unity and bipartisanship. “We’ve always gone through periods when our... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama Spending Lenten Season Praying for Christians Suffering Unspeakable Violence, PersecutionU.S. President Barack Obama addresses the Illinois General Assembly during a vi
Obama Spending Lenten Season Praying for Christians Suffering Unspeakable Violence, Persecution
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the Illinois General Assembly during a visit to Springfield, Illinois February 10, 2016. Obama's visit coincides with the ninth anniversary of the 2007 start of his first White House run, which he announced at... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show Taping on President's California ItineraryPresident Barack Obama will be in California for a weeklong stretch that includ
Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show Taping on President's California Itinerary
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
President Barack Obama will be in California for a weeklong stretch that includes four fundraisers Thursday in Silicon Valley and Los Angeles. The president also is scheduled for a taping of "The Ellen DeGeners Show" during the Southern California... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Two child porn victims sue ex-state legislator now in prisonImprisoned former state Rep. Keith Farnham has been sued by two underage girls
Two child porn victims sue ex-state legislator now in prison
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Imprisoned former state Rep. Keith Farnham has been sued by two underage girls who contend the Elgin Democrat downloaded sexually graphic videos and images of them. Farnham, 68, was sentenced in March 2015 to 8 years in prison after pleading guilty... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and Presid
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and President Obama craved a few moments with a few friends who remember when he was not a polarizing figure but an effectively bipartisan one – his poker buddies from his eight... Read more
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Philly.com
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsObama arrived in California late Wednesday after delivering a speech about civi
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Obama arrived in California late Wednesday after delivering a speech about civility in politics to the Illinois General Assembly. He entered politics as an Illinois state senator. Obama has invited the leaders of 10 Southeast Asian nations to a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and Presid
Obama reflects near end of presidency: 'Maybe I could have done ... a little better'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
He had just given an hourlong speech calling for comity in politics, and President Obama craved a few moments with a few friends who remember when he was not a polarizing figure but an effectively bipartisan one – his poker buddies from his eight... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show on President's CA ItineraryPresident Barack Obama will be in California for a weeklong stretch that includ
Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show on President's CA Itinerary
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
President Barack Obama will be in California for a weeklong stretch that includes four fundraisers Thursday in Silicon Valley and Los Angeles. The president also is scheduled for a taping of "The Ellen DeGeners Show" during the Southern California... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Frustrated Obama Returns to the 'Politics of Hope'There was a moment in the middle of President Obama’s address to the Illinois s
A Frustrated Obama Returns to the 'Politics of Hope'
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
There was a moment in the middle of President Obama’s address to the Illinois state legislature on Wednesday when a look of fear briefly came over his face. Speaking to lawmakers with whom he used to serve, the president had been waxing nostalgic... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
How'd Obama's visit go?How did President Obama's visit to Springfield and address to the Illinois Gene
How'd Obama's visit go?
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
How did President Obama's visit to Springfield and address to the Illinois General Assembly go on Wednesday? We caught up with politicians from opposing sides who attended President Barack Obama's speech in Springfield Wednesday. State Sen. Dale... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Illinois senators talk politics, partisanship with Obama President Obama discusses political partisanship with former Illinois Senate
Former Illinois senators talk politics, partisanship with Obama
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
President Obama discusses political partisanship with former Illinois Senate colleagues Larry Walsh, Denny Jacobs and Kirk Dillard in a Feb. 10 conversation in Springfield with Tribune... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats AP News | 02/11/16 01:56 AM MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) -- President Barack Obama
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
AP News | 02/11/16 01:56 AM MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) -- President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) _ President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to C
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) _ President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama is scheduled to headline four fundraisers Thursday, two in Silicon Valley and two in Los... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) - President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to C
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) - President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama is scheduled to headline four fundraisers Thursday, two in Silicon Valley and two in Los... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to C
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama is scheduled to headline four fundraisers Thursday, two in Silicon Valley and two in Los... Read more
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Salon.com
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to C
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama is scheduled to headline four fundraisers Thursday, two in Silicon Valley and two in Los... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Obama in California to raise money for fellow DemocratsMILPITAS, Calif. (AP) - President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to C
Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) - President Barack Obama is opening a weeklong visit to California where his first stops include raising money for fellow Democrats. Obama is scheduled to headline four fundraisers Thursday, two in Silicon Valley and two in Los... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In Illinois, president nostalgic for civilitySPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to the Illinois
In Illinois, president nostalgic for civility
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to the Illinois capital where he began his national political career and appealed for help ridding politics of "polarization and meanness" that discourage participation in civic life. In... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
President Obama argues for a kinder brand of politics in Illinois General Assembly speech SPRINGFIELD — Returning to the city where he announced his run for the presid
President Obama argues for a kinder brand of politics in Illinois General Assembly speech
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — Returning to the city where he announced his run for the presidency nine years ago, President Barack Obama on Wednesday called for more... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra BlandCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra Bland
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 5:22 p.m. Hillary Clinton will campaign next week with the mother... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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The Times Leader
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
The Latest: Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
The Latest: Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here’s the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here’s the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won’t blame Barack Obama for... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra BlandCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra Bland
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 5:22 p.m. Hillary Clinton will campaign next week with the mother... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra BlandCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra Bland
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 5:22 p.m. Hillary Clinton will campaign next week with the mother... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Spokeswoman: Christie quits presidential raceCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Spokeswoman: Christie quits presidential race
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 4:59 p.m. A spokeswoman for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama back in Springfield where he announced candidacy nine years agoHow time flies! Obama returns to the spot where he announced his run for presid
Obama back in Springfield where he announced candidacy nine years ago
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
How time flies! Obama returns to the spot where he announced his run for president and promised change nine years ago - but now laments that 'mean' politics has become WORSE During his nostalgic day trip to the state capital, he delivered an address... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Finding common ground with Republicans doesn't make me a 'sellout'Obama: During a speech in front of the Illinois General Assembly on Feb. 10,
Finding common ground with Republicans doesn't make me a 'sellout'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Obama: During a speech in front of the Illinois General Assembly on Feb. 10, 2016, President Barack Obama addressed bipartisanship, saying finding common ground between parties... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Top Five@5 (): President Obama returns to Springfield, Johnny Depp plays the role of Donald Trump, and more...×Top Five@5 (2/10/16): President Obama returns to Springfield, Johnny Depp play
Top Five@5 (): President Obama returns to Springfield, Johnny Depp plays the role of Donald Trump, and more...
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
×Top Five@5 (2/10/16): President Obama returns to Springfield, Johnny Depp plays the role of Donald Trump, and more… Top Five@5 for Wednesday, February 10th, 2016: President Obama addresses the Illinois General Assembly, Donald Trump talks modestly... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Obama returns to Springfield, calls for bipartisanshipSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- President Obama returned to Springfield Wednesday, where h
Obama returns to Springfield, calls for bipartisanship
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- President Obama returned to Springfield Wednesday, where he started his political career. Nine years to the day after announcing his candidacy for president from the old State Capitol, steps Mr. Obama comes back to address the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problemsCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republ
Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: 8:20 p.m. Jeb Bush says if he is elected president he won't blame... Read more
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