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Knoxville News Sentinel
Women a minority of US elected officialsother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
Women a minority of US elected officials
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 59 minutes ago
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Hit the brakes on term limit extensionis a far cry from the wishes of California voters. This proposal is, in fact, t
Hit the brakes on term limit extension
Orange County Register / Posted 4 hours ago
is a far cry from the wishes of California voters. This proposal is, in fact, the antithesis of Proposition 28, the state legislative term limit reform proposal enacted by voters in 2012, which was crafted through stakeholder meetings with... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Savannah Morning News / Posted 10 hours ago
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. “Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do,” says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tim Kaine, Mike Pence are disposable vice presidentsANALYSIS/OPINION: A governor is always a good choice for a vice president. He
Tim Kaine, Mike Pence are disposable vice presidents
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: A governor is always a good choice for a vice president. He (or she) has learned how to run an administration, how to work with a cranky legislature, and understands staying close to the people who elected him. There’s no... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada has 1 of highest proportions of female lawmakersof female lawmakers, although women are still underrepresented in the Legislatu
Nevada has 1 of highest proportions of female lawmakers
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 hours ago
of female lawmakers, although women are still underrepresented in the Legislature and in many of the highest elected offices. Women accounted for one-third of the 63 members in the Legislature last session. That ties the state for fifth... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
As Clinton rises, relatively few NY women in elected officeALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis of the representation of women
As Clinton rises, relatively few NY women in elected office
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis of the representation of women in elected office found New York generally in line with national numbers. The gender that accounts for more than half the population holds relatively few state and... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado Ranks High With Female Lawmakers As Clinton Highlights Lack Of Women In Officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
Colorado Ranks High With Female Lawmakers As Clinton Highlights Lack Of Women In Office
CBS Denver / Posted 19 hours ago
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. “Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do,” says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
DNC CONVENTION | Kaine provides ticket with lobbying, fundraising tiesformer Kaine aides with private-sector practices include Lawrence Roberts, a pa
DNC CONVENTION | Kaine provides ticket with lobbying, fundraising ties
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 21 hours ago
former Kaine aides with private-sector practices include Lawrence Roberts, a partner in the Tysons Corner, Virginia, office of the lobby and law firm Venable. Roberts served as campaign chairman of Kaine’s 2005 gubernatorial and 2012... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Divided America: Clinton Highlights Lack Of Women In Officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
Divided America: Clinton Highlights Lack Of Women In Office
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 23 hours ago
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Roll Call
Kaine Provides Clinton Ticket With More Lobbying, Fundraising Tiesformer Kaine aides with private-sector practices include Lawrence Roberts, a pa
Kaine Provides Clinton Ticket With More Lobbying, Fundraising Ties
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
former Kaine aides with private-sector practices include Lawrence Roberts, a partner in the Tysons Corner, Virginia, office of the lobby and law firm Venable. Roberts served as campaign chairman of Kaine’s 2005 gubernatorial and 2012... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Salon.com
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. “Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do,” says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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Slate
Why Do People Hate Hillary Clinton So Much?Clinton had put in charge of health care reform would have been unelected; pres
Why Do People Hate Hillary Clinton So Much?
Slate / Posted yesterday
Clinton had put in charge of health care reform would have been unelected; presidents make lots of appointments that have legislative consequences. (No one elected Robert F. Kennedy to be John F. Kennedy’s attorney general.) To me, at least, it... Read more
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KTVN Reno
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. "Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do," says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Addiction Programs Hoping for Boost in Federal Funds - Addiction Programs Hoping for Boost in Federal Funds by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune July 24 2016 In near-apocalyptic terms U.S. Sen. John Cornyn described the rising tide of American o...this biennium on substance abuse programs, according to the Department of State
Addiction Programs Hoping for Boost in Federal Funds - Addiction Programs Hoping for Boost in Federal Funds by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune July 24 2016 In near-apocalyptic terms U.S. Sen. John Cornyn described the rising tide of American o...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
this biennium on substance abuse programs, according to the Department of State Health Services. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that if the federal bill is funded, national spending on addiction treatment and prevention will increase... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Clinton Highlights Lack of Women In Officeother, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly u
Clinton Highlights Lack of Women In Office
CBS Baltimore / Posted yesterday
other, lower ceilings. There are many: Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office. “Historically, we have centuries of catching up to do,” says Missy Shorey, executive director of the... Read more
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The Maui News
Fiscal management of Fire Department in questionthe fiscal year that ended June 30, the fire chief estimated a shortage of $2.8
Fiscal management of Fire Department in question
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
the fiscal year that ended June 30, the fire chief estimated a shortage of $2.8 million. Later, the mayor's budget office recalculated the shortage and learned it was inflated by $1.3 million. The council passed a budget amendment approving... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Some chambers back candidates, others neutralfor its members. Other chambers use their size as an advantage, supporting spe
Some chambers back candidates, others neutral
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
for its members. Other chambers use their size as an advantage, supporting specific candidates in their races for public office. This year, the Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce suffered a backlash from business owners after the chamber... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico senator warns of big budget shortfallwants to weather what he called the "oil and gas roller coaster." Smith has as
New Mexico senator warns of big budget shortfall
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
wants to weather what he called the "oil and gas roller coaster." Smith has asked Gov. Susana Martinez to call a special legislative session to address the budget problems. The governor's office has yet to respond. The governor has opposed... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico senator warns of big budget shortfallwants to weather what he called the "oil and gas roller coaster." Smith has as
New Mexico senator warns of big budget shortfall
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
wants to weather what he called the "oil and gas roller coaster." Smith has asked Gov. Susana Martinez to call a special legislative session to address the budget problems. The governor's office has yet to respond. The governor has opposed... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Barbershop beer bill will increase alcohol-related harmSacramento, while those in denial of the dangers of allowing unlicensed, unmoni
Barbershop beer bill will increase alcohol-related harm
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Sacramento, while those in denial of the dangers of allowing unlicensed, unmonitored free booze push this bill through the legislative pipeline. This irresponsible legislation would allow: • Alcohol to be served without a license at 42,000-plus... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Failed coup the end of democracyelectoral system characterised by a separation of powers and a system of checks
Failed coup the end of democracy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
electoral system characterised by a separation of powers and a system of checks and balances between the executive and legislative branches. Granted, Kemal Ataturk's nationalism, which bound the country together in the wake of the collapse of... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nod |and contractor Judy Adams. The candidates recently answered questions from ECM
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nod |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 5 days ago
and contractor Judy Adams. The candidates recently answered questions from ECM Publications about their qualifications and legislative priorities. About the candidatesAdams is an activist who advocates for the reduction of lead in residences. She... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsClinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kid
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
Clinton did tweet out the hashtag "bring back our girls" in the wake of the kidnapping, she was no longer in office when the kidnapping occurred. It's impossible to know whether a US terror designation would have made any difference... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswas the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the N
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
was the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action. He targeted Clinton's stance on guns and the Second Amendment, which reads in part that "the right of the... Read more
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CNN
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswas the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the N
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
was the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action. He targeted Clinton's stance on guns and the Second Amendment, which reads in part that "the right of the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswas the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the N
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
was the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action. He targeted Clinton's stance on guns and the Second Amendment, which reads in part that "the right of the... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimswas the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the N
Day 2 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
was the focus Tuesday night in a speech by Cox, the executive director of the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action. He targeted Clinton's stance on guns and the Second Amendment, which reads in part that "the right of the... Read more
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OJornal News
OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failurefrustrated him like few others, roiled the campaign to replace him and is certa
OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure
OJornal News / Posted 6 days ago
frustrated him like few others, roiled the campaign to replace him and is certain to test his successor. When Obama leaves office in January, immigration overhaul will stand as the most glaring failure in his 7 ½-year effort to enact a vision of... Read more
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The Morning Call
In Allentown, a more 'excellent' approach to fighting heroinhost one of the new centers. Berks and Bucks will each have a center. There are
In Allentown, a more 'excellent' approach to fighting heroin
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
host one of the new centers. Berks and Bucks will each have a center. There are none in Northampton County. Wolf said his office is still determining how many additional programs Medicaid can fund and hopes to announce more centers next... Read more
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The Washington Times
Paul Ryan’s task force: ‘Government is the problem, not the solution’ANALYSIS/OPINION: On its face, government regulation is good. It delivers clea
Paul Ryan’s task force: ‘Government is the problem, not the solution’
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: On its face, government regulation is good. It delivers clean air and water. It stops black lung and other diseases. It interdicts miscreants who would lure you into bad investments and disciplines those who falsely promise... Read more
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