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Tucson Weekly
Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9of 123, so, we're going to have to come up with something that's sustainable, a
Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9
Tucson Weekly / Posted 42 minutes ago
of 123, so, we're going to have to come up with something that's sustainable, and so far we haven't seen that from the Republican legislature. (Nintzel) What about this idea they've had at the legislature of expanding the vouchers so that kids... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Kaine a traditional VP Choice for Clinton in an unconventional yearstands out as the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as
Kaine a traditional VP Choice for Clinton in an unconventional year
KWWL Iowa / Posted 12 hours ago
stands out as the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as he had trouble passing major packages with a Republican legislature, and he was serving during the lead-up and the height of the financial crisis. "You're not talking... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senatorand his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Cl
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senator
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
and his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Clinton’s decision. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Clinton picks Kaine for VPfill Kaine’s seat. Some liabilities Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Clinton picks Kaine for VP
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 hours ago
fill Kaine’s seat. Some liabilities Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican Legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 21 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
Local 10 Miami / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 22 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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First Coast News
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
First Coast News / Posted 22 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KTXS Abilene / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KECI Missoula / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KTVZ Bend / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Sen. Tim Kaine could be Hillary’s point man on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Sen. Tim Kaine could be Hillary’s point man on guns
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 22 hours ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system -- something Kaine believed could... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senatorand his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Cl
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senator
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 hours ago
and his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Clinton’s decision. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senatorand his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Cl
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senator
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 hours ago
and his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Clinton’s decision. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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Daily Journal
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
Daily Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 23 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senatorand his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Cl
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senator
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 hours ago
and his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Clinton’s decision. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 hours ago
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pickof the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly
Hillary Clinton names Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP pick
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
of the party to fill Kaine’s seat. Still, Kaine has liabilities, particularly with progressives. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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USA Today
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senatorand his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Cl
Who is Tim Kaine? A closer look at the Virginia senator
USA Today / Posted yesterday
and his supporters have been advocating for, and they may be disappointed by Clinton’s decision. Kaine cut deals with a Republican legislature as Virginia governor and supported the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which Clinton now says she opposes.... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Death penalty livesto agree not to sell or give their products to states intending to use them for
Death penalty lives
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 days ago
to agree not to sell or give their products to states intending to use them for executions. Governor Hutchinson and the Republican legislature, with an assist from Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, came to the rescue last year with Act 1096,... Read more
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The News & Observer
GOP platform mirrors NC Republicans’ stances on HB2, voter IDwe protect it?” he said. The platform also calls for reducing regulations on b
GOP platform mirrors NC Republicans’ stances on HB2, voter ID
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
we protect it?” he said. The platform also calls for reducing regulations on business – a priority of North Carolina’s Republican legislature – and for lowering corporate income taxes. North Carolina has cut that rate, dropping to 5 percent... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Life and death and the nonsensical Arkansas Supreme Courtto agree not to sell or give their products to states intending to use them for
Life and death and the nonsensical Arkansas Supreme Court
Arkansas Times / Posted 4 days ago
to agree not to sell or give their products to states intending to use them for executions. Governor Hutchinson and the Republican legislature, with an assist from Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, came to the rescue last year with Act 1096,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Medicaid expansion covers nearly 500,000 Ohioans for mental health, drug treatmentbattling drug addiction. The Medicaid expansion — pushed through by Gov. John
Medicaid expansion covers nearly 500,000 Ohioans for mental health, drug treatment
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
battling drug addiction. The Medicaid expansion — pushed through by Gov. John Kasich despite strenuous opposition from the Republican legislature — has brought 954,887 onto the rolls (not all at the same time) since the program began Jan. 1, 2014;... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mike Pence a conservative long — and proudly — out of sync with his timeswas his fate as governor, too. By the time he was elected, his popular predeces
Mike Pence a conservative long — and proudly — out of sync with his times
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
was his fate as governor, too. By the time he was elected, his popular predecessor, Gov. Mitch Daniels, along with a Republican Legislature, had checked off almost every box on the conservative wish list: shrunken budgets, privately managed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rule shows religious objections debate not overrefer clients elsewhere if they have a religious or moral objection to treating
Rule shows religious objections debate not over
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
refer clients elsewhere if they have a religious or moral objection to treating them shows the Pandora's box the majority-Republican Legislature opened last year. It also is a sign that the debate over the law that was upended in the final days of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The problem with one-party government in Texasthat we’re not debating serious differences of opinion on public policy in Texa
The problem with one-party government in Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
that we’re not debating serious differences of opinion on public policy in Texas. Party-line votes in the overwhelmingly Republican Legislature are the norm when elected officials have only primary challenges to fear for re-election. Ideological... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mike Pence: A conservative proudly out of synch with his timeswas his fate as governor, too. By the time he was elected, his popular predeces
Mike Pence: A conservative proudly out of synch with his times
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
was his fate as governor, too. By the time he was elected, his popular predecessor, Governor Mitch Daniels, along with a Republican Legislature, had checked off almost every box on the conservative wish list: shrunken budgets, privately managed... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Tim Kaine might be Clinton’s man for the moment on gunsmentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barr
Tim Kaine might be Clinton’s man for the moment on guns
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 days ago
mentally ill or dangerous would be registered into a national database and barred from purchasing weapons. But the Republican legislature at the time would not take up a universal background check system — something Kaine believed could... Read more
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KERA North Texas
After Mass Shootings, Action On Gun Legislation Soars At State Levelit tightens or loosens gun laws — depends on the dominant political party and i
After Mass Shootings, Action On Gun Legislation Soars At State Level
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
it tightens or loosens gun laws — depends on the dominant political party and ideology of the state. "If you have a Republican legislature in your state and you have a mass shooting, the net effect if you look at the actual bills that get... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Legislative Council again schedules vote on 'conscience clause' for counselorsCouncil approval date of these Rules. Critics of the rule, including the ACLU,
Legislative Council again schedules vote on 'conscience clause' for counselors
Arkansas Times / Posted 15 days ago
Council approval date of these Rules. Critics of the rule, including the ACLU, believe it arises from efforts by the Republican legislature and governor to throw up barriers to equal treatment of gay people. They see it as a way to allow... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump furious about Obama's AF1 lift for Hillary to joint eventRomney by a close margin in 2012 when the state moved to the right, electing a
Trump furious about Obama's AF1 lift for Hillary to joint event
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Romney by a close margin in 2012 when the state moved to the right, electing a Republican governor to lead its majority Republican legislature. Clinton is trying to flip North Carolina once again and is running an ad in the state that villifies... Read more
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NBC News
Tim Kaine: A Traditional VP Choice for Clinton in an Unconventional Yearstands out as the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as
Tim Kaine: A Traditional VP Choice for Clinton in an Unconventional Year
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
stands out as the significant accomplishment from Kaine's time as governor, as he had trouble passing major packages with a Republican legislature, and he was serving during the lead-up and the height of the financial crisis. "You're not talking... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Fireworks rules are nonsenseI've learned we have the Republican legislature to thank for this idiocy. The
Fireworks rules are nonsense
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
I've learned we have the Republican legislature to thank for this idiocy. The idea of liberalizing commercial fireworks regulations began over a decade ago in the legislature but each attempt to weaken existing law was defeated by the Democrat... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JOHN BRUMMETT: Viable law of the landreal and zealous intent. Several other states, including our little one, have
JOHN BRUMMETT: Viable law of the land
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
real and zealous intent. Several other states, including our little one, have versions of the Texas law. In Arkansas, the Republican Legislature required in 2015 that an abortion doctor possess hospital admitting privileges. The law was enjoined... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Viable law of the landreal and zealous intent. Several other states, including our little one, have
Viable law of the land
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
real and zealous intent. Several other states, including our little one, have versions of the Texas law. In Arkansas, the Republican Legislature required in 2015 that an abortion doctor possess hospital admitting privileges. The law was enjoined... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
North Dakota spent $491K on fetal heartbeat abortion lawbudget shortfall due to a drop in oil drilling and depressed crude prices, he s
North Dakota spent $491K on fetal heartbeat abortion law
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
budget shortfall due to a drop in oil drilling and depressed crude prices, he said. "It has been far too easy for the Republican Legislature to litigate unconstitutional laws with other people's money," he said. "This was a flagrantly awful... Read more
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