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Roll Call
Could Tobacco Carveout Kill TPP? Sens. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., left, and Richard Burr, R-N.C., are among the sena
Could Tobacco Carveout Kill TPP?
Roll Call / Posted 11 hours ago
Sens. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., left, and Richard Burr, R-N.C., are among the senators who want to ensure protections for tobacco exports. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) The Trans-Pacific Partnership’s rocky road... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tillis calls issues at Wilmington VA clinic "part of a failed system.."Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) calls the issues with the VA medical clinic in Wilmi
Tillis calls issues at Wilmington VA clinic "part of a failed system.."
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) calls the issues with the VA medical clinic in Wilmington “part of a failed system that needs to be reformed”. Tillis, the state's junior senator who sits on the Armed Services Committee, discussed several of the issues he... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tillis promotes mentoring programs for at-risk youthsThat he got to also reminisce about his younger days working in the wood shop w
Tillis promotes mentoring programs for at-risk youths
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
That he got to also reminisce about his younger days working in the wood shop while touring Kids Making It on Castle Street was an added bonus. U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., watched with interest as Coleman Dailey, 18, used a lathe to finish off a... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
NC teachers to receive one-time $750 bonusThe state’s nearly two-month overdue budget glacially neared completion Wednesd
NC teachers to receive one-time $750 bonus
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 6 days ago
The state’s nearly two-month overdue budget glacially neared completion Wednesday as the legislature reached an agreement on teacher pay. Teachers across the state will receive a one-time $750 bonus this year as opposed to the House’s original plan... Read more
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The News & Observer
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar | News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget write
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget writer in the House ‘He keeps his cards close to his vest’ Lawmakers likely to extend... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
The race for the White HouseJudge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with ExxonJudge approves Gov. C
The race for the White House
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 days ago
Judge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with ExxonJudge approves Gov. Christie's $225M settlement with Exxon A $225 million deal between Gov. Chris Christie's administration and ExxonMobil over dozens of polluted sites and nearly 2,000... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Triad economic group gets federal designationAn EDD is a designation the U.S. Department of Commerce gives to an entity resp
Triad economic group gets federal designation
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
An EDD is a designation the U.S. Department of Commerce gives to an entity responsible for coordinating and facilitating a regional strategic plan for economic development. Philip Paradice, southeastern regional director for the EDA, visited the PTRC... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramRALEIGH – Since Kay Hagan declined in June to run for a return to Washington, N
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
RALEIGH – Since Kay Hagan declined in June to run for a return to Washington, North Carolina and national Democrats have been looking for strong candidates to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr in 2016. After other conventional high-profile... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
After Hagan's no, Democrats wait for Burr challengersRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan declined in June to attempt to
After Hagan's no, Democrats wait for Burr challengers
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan declined in June to attempt to challenge to Sen. Richard Burr next year. North Carolina and national Democrats have spent the summer looking for strong replacement candidates. After other conventional... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
After Hagan's no, Democrats wait for Burr challengersRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan declined in June to attempt to
After Hagan's no, Democrats wait for Burr challengers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan declined in June to attempt to challenge to Sen. Richard Burr next year. North Carolina and national Democrats have spent the summer looking for strong replacement candidates. After other conventional... Read more
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The Columbian
Pope certain to challenge U.S. lawmakersWASHINGTON — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresse
Pope certain to challenge U.S. lawmakers
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope thrills... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersThe pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
The pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice and immigration. At the same time, his message on life and the Catholic Church's traditional opposition to abortion comfort Republicans. There is genuine giddiness among... Read more
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Grainnet.com
COOL Clock Ticking as Senate Considers Repeal or Voluntary Meat LabelingThis has been printed with permission from the August 21 NGFA Newsletter. One
COOL Clock Ticking as Senate Considers Repeal or Voluntary Meat Labeling
Grainnet.com / Posted 12 days ago
This has been printed with permission from the August 21 NGFA Newsletter. One of the priority issues on the Senate’s plate when it reconvenes Sept. 8 following its August recess is how to resolve the impasse over whether to repeal or modify the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Kay Hagan talks elections 2016 and moreNow that summer’s winding down, it’s time for the campaign season to ramp up. T
Kay Hagan talks elections 2016 and more
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 13 days ago
Now that summer’s winding down, it’s time for the campaign season to ramp up. Those still pondering whether to run for major elected offices next year will need to make their decisions within the next couple of months. Former North Carolina Senator... Read more
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The News & Observer
Deeper probe of video sweeps money sought | News & Observer August 19, 2015 Watchdog group wants prosecutors to pick
Deeper probe of video sweeps money sought
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
| News & Observer August 19, 2015 Watchdog group wants prosecutors to pick up where elections officials left off Video sweepstakes industry spent millions of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Politicians in the news for August 18, 2015 Benji Schwartz Published 16 minutes ago Price’s leadership role in whipping f
Politicians in the news for August 18, 2015
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 15 days ago
Benji Schwartz Published 16 minutes ago Price’s leadership role in whipping for the Iran deal in Congress pushed him into headlines. Price, along with Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas, has been preparing for... Read more
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The News & Observer
Shuler-Ross NC Democratic Senate primary possible | News & Observer August 16, 2015 Former Congressman Heath Shuler and form
Shuler-Ross NC Democratic Senate primary possible
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
| News & Observer August 16, 2015 Former Congressman Heath Shuler and former state Rep. Deborah Ross seem poised to enter Senate race Primary... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Iranian leader's new book gives fuel to nuclear deal debate(SBG) -- Iran continues its anti-American, anti-Israel rhetoric even in the mid
Iranian leader's new book gives fuel to nuclear deal debate
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 18 days ago
(SBG) -- Iran continues its anti-American, anti-Israel rhetoric even in the midst of a U.S. Iran nuclear deal. But now, there’s a new publication that's raising some eyebrows just weeks before congress decides whether to support the deal. Senator... Read more
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The News & Observer
New conservative super PAC forms | News & Observer A new conservative super PAC has formed in North Carolina,
New conservative super PAC forms
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
| News & Observer A new conservative super PAC has formed in North Carolina, ahead of next year’s busy campaign season. Carolina Coalition registered Tuesday with the State Board of Elections as an independent... Read more
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The News & Observer
The problems with TABOR | News & Observer Senate is considering Taxpayer Bill of Rights rejected by 3
The problems with TABOR
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
| News & Observer Senate is considering Taxpayer Bill of Rights rejected by 30 other states Bill would lock in recession-era education cuts Only Colorado has tried TABOR, with bad results It was only a matter of time... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tillis remarked on Iran regime, not Iranians | News & Observer August 11, 2015 Comments by Sen. Thom Tillis, a Republic
Tillis remarked on Iran regime, not Iranians
The News & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
| News & Observer August 11, 2015 Comments by Sen. Thom Tillis, a Republican, in a hearing on the Iran nuclear agreement have sparked concern. In a Senate... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Pope Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers when he visits U.S. Congress in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers when he visits U.S. Congress in September
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis’ remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive directorThe man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Republican Party for th
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive director
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
The man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Republican Party for the past two years is stepping down from the job later this month. Todd Poole announced his resignation in an email Monday to party Central Committee members. Poole says... Read more
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The News & Observer
The conservative conscience of Beverly Lake and the NC death penalty | News & Observer August 10, 2015 How much better off North Carolina would
The conservative conscience of Beverly Lake and the NC death penalty
The News & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
| News & Observer August 10, 2015 How much better off North Carolina would be if our legislators followed the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive directorRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Re
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive director
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Republican Party for the past two years is stepping down from the job later this month. Todd Poole announced his resignation in an email Monday to party Central Committee... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive directorRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Re
Todd Poole stepping down as NC GOP's executive director
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The man leading day-to-day operations at North Carolina Republican Party for the past two years is stepping down from the job later this month. Todd Poole announced his resignation in an email Monday to party Central Committee... Read more
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The Columbian
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresse
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope thrills... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. — A political pope is sure
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 23 days ago
Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking... Read more
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Chillicothe Times Bulletin
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. — A political pope is sure
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
Chillicothe Times Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM WASHINGTON, D.C. — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) � A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month � and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers - — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks t...The pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers - — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks t...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 23 days ago
The pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice and immigration. At the same time, his message on life and the Catholic Church's traditional opposition to abortion comfort Republicans. There is genuine giddiness among... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
KWWL Iowa / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) -- A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he ad
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month -- and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersThe pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 days ago
The pope thrills Democrats with his teachings on climate change, social justice and immigration. At the same time, his message on life and the Catholic Church's traditional opposition to abortion comfort Republicans. There is genuine giddiness among... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
McGovern, other congressmen looking forward to pope's visit Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 9:37 AM Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 9:37 AM WASHINGTON
McGovern, other congressmen looking forward to pope's visit
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 9:37 AM Posted Aug. 10, 2015 at 9:37 AM WASHINGTON — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and... Read more
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Philly.com
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersThe pope comes to the Capitol on Sept. 24, where he will be the first pontiff t
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
The pope comes to the Capitol on Sept. 24, where he will be the first pontiff to ever address a joint meeting of Congress. He will also appear on a West Front balcony to greet the public. There's little doubt that Francis, who in a speech last month... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Pope Francis Certain to Challenge US LawmakersA political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political
Pope Francis Certain to Challenge US Lawmakers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 days ago
A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope thrills Democrats with... Read more
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Salon.com
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakersWASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he add
Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis’ remarks to Congress next month — and bracing for them, too. The pope... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
With August come some hot issuesI found the recent editorial by the Times-News knocking Mark Meadows for his re
With August come some hot issues
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 24 days ago
I found the recent editorial by the Times-News knocking Mark Meadows for his resolution calling for Speaker John Boehner's replacement to be out of tune with what the majority of voters here (which includes every type of conservative) think of this... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
How they voted - Aug. 9, 2015Defunding Planned Parenthood: The Senate on Aug. 3 failed, 53-46, to reach 60 v
How they voted - Aug. 9, 2015
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
Defunding Planned Parenthood: The Senate on Aug. 3 failed, 53-46, to reach 60 votes needed to advance a GOP-drafted bill that would end federal funding of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a nonprofit organization that provides health... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC Speaker finds allies in Democrats | News & Observer Speaker Tim Moore needed Democrats’ vote to pass bond bill
NC Speaker finds allies in Democrats
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
| News & Observer Speaker Tim Moore needed Democrats’ vote to pass bond bill But he’s lost the most conservative of his fellow Republicans Speaker Tim Moore, left, huddles with Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Cary... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Roll Call: Votes in the US SenateDEFUNDING PLANNED PARENTHOOD: Voting 53 for and 46 against, the Senate on Aug.
Roll Call: Votes in the US Senate
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 26 days ago
DEFUNDING PLANNED PARENTHOOD: Voting 53 for and 46 against, the Senate on Aug. 3 failed to reach 60 votes needed to advance a GOP-drafted bill (S 1881) to permanently end federal funding of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a nonprofit... Read more
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