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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 3 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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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie proposes equal funding per student in N.J.It is driving families from their homes and New Jersey.” Christie often says h
Christie proposes equal funding per student in N.J.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
It is driving families from their homes and New Jersey.” Christie often says he could fix the inequity if only he had a Republican Legislature. Christie is proposing amending the state Constitution, a move that would bypass the state Supreme... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie proposing equal funding per student in N.J.It is driving families from their homes and New Jersey.” Christie often says h
Christie proposing equal funding per student in N.J.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
It is driving families from their homes and New Jersey.” Christie often says he could fix the inequity if only he had a Republican Legislature. The plan he was set to unveil Tuesday would likely have to go through the Democratic-led Legislature,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie proposing equal funding per student in New Jersey [watch live]like Hillsborough, spend half that amount per pupil. Christie often says he co
Christie proposing equal funding per student in New Jersey [watch live]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
like Hillsborough, spend half that amount per pupil. Christie often says he could fix the inequity if only he had a Republican Legislature. The plan he was set to unveil Tuesday would likely have to go through the Democratic-led Legislature,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
LGBT support will it lastthe Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal nationwide, Florida's law barrin
LGBT support will it last
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal nationwide, Florida's law barring it remained on the books and the heavily Republican legislature failed to take up legislation to ditch it. A federal judge declared two laws and provisions of the... Read more
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Washington Post
Despite prayers for the Orlando victims, few expect advances in gay rightsthe Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal nationwide, Florida’s law barrin
Despite prayers for the Orlando victims, few expect advances in gay rights
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
the Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal nationwide, Florida’s law barring it remained on the books and the heavily Republican legislature failed to take up legislation to ditch it. A federal judge declared two laws and provisions of the... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Resign in shame’: Fed-up Kansas CEO flees GOP governor’s disastrous reigneducation and retirement funds through the schools so it could appear as an inc
‘Resign in shame’: Fed-up Kansas CEO flees GOP governor’s disastrous reign
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
education and retirement funds through the schools so it could appear as an increase on the books,” Blackwood said. The Republican legislature had instead focused on freezing teacher salaries, pursuing funding cuts later ruled unconstitutional... Read more
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The News & Observer
Income tax cap would cut NC’s options in a crisisThen, say there’s a crisis that demands the state raise many millions in revenu
Income tax cap would cut NC’s options in a crisis
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
Then, say there’s a crisis that demands the state raise many millions in revenue. A couple of things would happen under a Republican legislature. One, public education and social programs would be cut; two, sales taxes, which hit the middle class... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orlando letters: Soul struggles, screaming time bombs and politicsthose on the FBI’s terror watch list from purchasing assault weapons. And it w
Orlando letters: Soul struggles, screaming time bombs and politics
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
those on the FBI’s terror watch list from purchasing assault weapons. And it was politicized when North Carolina’s Republican legislature passed HB2, targeting the LGBT community with a message of hatred and prejudice. Violence against... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The cards we're dealtvital salvation if the state elected a Republican governor who needed it for ta
The cards we're dealt
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
vital salvation if the state elected a Republican governor who needed it for tax cuts instead of a Democratic governor the Republican Legislature would gleefully deny. Ross and Pryor lost by ... well, it was about 20 points each. Now, 19 months... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Louisiana legislative session ends, as another one beginsof Louisiana's medical marijuana program. Outside of the budget, many of Edward
Louisiana legislative session ends, as another one begins
Southwest Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
of Louisiana's medical marijuana program. Outside of the budget, many of Edwards' top agenda items stalled in the majority-Republican Legislature. Lawmakers spurned the Democratic governor's push for a minimum-wage increase and expanded equal pay... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Watch full video of the debate between Republican Missouri Governor’s candidatesdebate at FOX 2 Monday night. The candidates find this an appealing race becaus
Watch full video of the debate between Republican Missouri Governor’s candidates
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
debate at FOX 2 Monday night. The candidates find this an appealing race because there is no incumbent. With a strong Republican legislature, a Republican governor could find an easy path for his or her agenda. The four hopefuls include St.... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Republican gubernatorial candidates debate at FOX2issues facing voters and the state. Candidates find this an appealing race bec
Republican gubernatorial candidates debate at FOX2
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
issues facing voters and the state. Candidates find this an appealing race because there is no incumbent and with a strong republican legislature; a republican governor could find an easy path for his or her agenda. The four hopefuls include: St.... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Republican gubernatorial candidates debate at FOX2issues facing voters and the state. Candidates find this an appealing race bec
Republican gubernatorial candidates debate at FOX2
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
issues facing voters and the state. Candidates find this an appealing race because there is no incumbent and with a strong republican legislature; a republican governor could find an easy path for his or her agenda. The four hopefuls include: St.... Read more
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NBC News
Analysis: Paul Ryan Backs Down — It's Donald Trump's Party Nowhas taken to conservative media in recent days to reassure conservatives that e
Analysis: Paul Ryan Backs Down — It's Donald Trump's Party Now
NBC News / Posted 25 days ago
has taken to conservative media in recent days to reassure conservatives that even if Trump bucked their policy goals, the Republican legislature would rein him in. "I think he's going to have to be pretty reliably conservative because the whole... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for June 2calling in response to the several callers, one from Hedgesville and the other
Journal Junction for June 2
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 26 days ago
calling in response to the several callers, one from Hedgesville and the other from Inwood, criticizing the Republican legislature. I'd just like to remind you that the Democrats had a lock on the governing of our state for 80 years,... Read more

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