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The New Yorker
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the WorldOn a clear spring afternoon in Berlin, Bill and Chelsea Clinton rode to the Wor
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the World
The New Yorker / Posted an hour ago
On a clear spring afternoon in Berlin, Bill and Chelsea Clinton rode to the World Cup final in the front seats of a bus. The Olympic Stadium—a severe Greco-Roman construction with Fascist flourishes and corporate logos—was built for the 1936 Games... Read more
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Roll Call
Bill Clinton: The First Running MateWill Bill Clinton play the role of candidate's spouse or former president durin
Bill Clinton: The First Running Mate
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Will Bill Clinton play the role of candidate's spouse or former president during his speech? (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call file photo) The Clintons’ “two for the price of one” ticket, a prominent feature of Bill Clinton’s 1992 presidential race , is one of... Read more
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The Hill
Big data for government good: using analytics for policymakingimproving disaster relief efforts following a storm, to enhancing patient respo
Big data for government good: using analytics for policymaking
The Hill / Posted yesterday
improving disaster relief efforts following a storm, to enhancing patient response to specific medications to criminal justice reform and real-time traffic reporting, Big Data is saving lives, reducing costs and improving productivity across the... Read more
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Breitbart
Paul Nehlen: Make August 9 Wisconsin’s Independence DaySIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER JANESVILLE, WI– Wisconsin businessman Paul Nehlen s
Paul Nehlen: Make August 9 Wisconsin’s Independence Day
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER JANESVILLE, WI– Wisconsin businessman Paul Nehlen stood with the mothers, whose children were murdered as a result of open borders, during their press event in front Paul Ryan’s border wall on Saturday. In his remarks,... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Letters: Readers talk about the electionRaces for Volusia sheriff, Congress, Volusia School Board Focused on crime In
Letters: Readers talk about the election
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
Races for Volusia sheriff, Congress, Volusia School Board Focused on crime In response to the July 21 letter, “Pick crimefighter,” I am happy to see Daytona Beach Police Chief Mike Chitwood on the news. At least the public knows he is always on the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Why Obama Has Failed to Close Guantánamo“high value” detainees, including five men charged with participating in the at
Why Obama Has Failed to Close Guantánamo
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
“high value” detainees, including five men charged with participating in the attacks of September 11, 2001. But at Camp Justice, which housed visiting defense lawyers and military prosecutors in facing rows of tin sheds, the lawyers formed a... Read more
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CBS News
The Democratic Ticket: Clinton and Kaineis a script from "The Democratic Ticket," which aired on July 24, 2016. Scott P
The Democratic Ticket: Clinton and Kaine
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
is a script from "The Democratic Ticket," which aired on July 24, 2016. Scott Pelley is the correspondent. Henry Schuster and Ruth Streeter, producers. Tonight, we have the first and only interview with the new Democratic ticket. Last... Read more
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The Washington Times
Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attention— ranking it worst among the 10 largest cities in the U.S. In 2007, Philadelph
Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attention
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
— ranking it worst among the 10 largest cities in the U.S. In 2007, Philadelphia’s poverty rate was 23.8 percent. The 1st Congressional District, represented by longtime Rep. Robert A. Brady, chairman of the city’s Democratic Party, has been cited... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hating HillaryWe’re sitting together at one end of a long mahogany table in the Map Room, on
Hating Hillary
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
We’re sitting together at one end of a long mahogany table in the Map Room, on the ground level of the White House. A little awkwardly, the table is set up for twelve, with a White House notepad by each chair; it seems that nobody has been around to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speechDonald Trump takes the stage during the Republican National Convention on July
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speech
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Trump takes the stage during the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Thomas P. Costello, USA TODAY) By Lori Robertson, FactCheck.org CLEVELAND — In accepting his party’s nomination for president, Donald Trump said “here,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speechDonald Trump takes the stage during the Republican National Convention on July
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speech
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Trump takes the stage during the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Thomas P. Costello, USA TODAY) By Lori Robertson, FactCheck.org CLEVELAND — In accepting his party’s nomination for president, Donald Trump said “here,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speech
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. • Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of State, and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speech
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. • Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of State, and... Read more
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USA Today
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact check: Trump's big acceptance speech
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. • Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of State, and... Read more
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Crosscut
Election 2016: a quick guide to your primary ballotVoters will choose the finalists in the once-a-generation, “Congressman for Lif
Election 2016: a quick guide to your primary ballot
Crosscut / Posted 4 days ago
Voters will choose the finalists in the once-a-generation, “Congressman for Life” contest for Seattle’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. They’ll decide whether to throw out years of Seattle waterfront planning, in order to keep a portion... Read more
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Philly.com
Donald Trump promises 'no lies,' but plenty of twisted facts in big speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Donald Trump promises 'no lies,' but plenty of twisted facts in big speech
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of state, and... Read more
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NBC Miami
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of state, and... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of state, and... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speechto 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Expert
Fact Check: Donald Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, but called it a reversal after a decades-long decline in crime. Experts say that’s not enough data to draw conclusions about a trend. Trump claimed Clinton “illegally” stored emails on her private server while secretary of state, and... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
FACT CHECK: Checking the claims in Pence's speechhome. "There are more Hoosiers going to work than ever before," Pence said. T
FACT CHECK: Checking the claims in Pence's speech
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
home. "There are more Hoosiers going to work than ever before," Pence said. That’s similar to a comment Pence had made just over a week earlier, shortly before Trump chose him as his running mate. The statistic isn’t as meaningful as it... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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My EastText
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
My EastText / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsCheck: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criti
Day 3 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
Check: Pence on Obama's 'relentless mandates' By Chip Grabow, CNN Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too... Read more
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CNN
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsPence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've see
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
Pence criticized the Obama administration's use of executive orders. "We've seen relentless mandates from the executive branch. It seems no aspect of our lives is too small for the present administration to supervise, no provision of the Constitution... Read more
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NBC News
#MahaloMark: Colleagues, Community Mourn Rep. Mark Takai's Death, Celebrate His Legacyto thank the congressman for his service and friendship. "Mark humbly and effe
#MahaloMark: Colleagues, Community Mourn Rep. Mark Takai's Death, Celebrate His Legacy
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
to thank the congressman for his service and friendship. "Mark humbly and effectively served the people of his state House and [U.S.] Congressional districts." Hawaii Governor David Ige said in a statement. "In the often tumultuous world of... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsthat his father invested $2 million of his own money into the refurbishing of a
Day 3 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
that his father invested $2 million of his own money into the refurbishing of an ice skating rink in Central Park because he was "disgusted by government incompetence" when the project "dragged on for over six years and ballooned to over $13... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama rule making it easier for students to bail on loans draws taxpayer firehe said. By all accounts, the expansion of the “borrower defense to repayment”
Obama rule making it easier for students to bail on loans draws taxpayer fire
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
he said. By all accounts, the expansion of the “borrower defense to repayment” rule is aimed at for-profit colleges accused of overpromising and under-delivering while leaving their graduates saddled with debt. Obama administration officials... Read more
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NJ.com
Fact-checking Christie's takedown of Hillary Clinton at RNC 2016CLEVELAND — "Time after time the facts, and just the facts, lead you to the sam
Fact-checking Christie's takedown of Hillary Clinton at RNC 2016
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND — "Time after time the facts, and just the facts, lead you to the same verdict both around the world and at home," New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said about the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, former U.S. Secretary of State... Read more
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First Coast News
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayattacks on our own soil and overseas to the tragedy in Benghazi, the policies o
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
attacks on our own soil and overseas to the tragedy in Benghazi, the policies of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have left us vulnerable. Our immigration system is broken, leaving our country open to security threats and the negative consequences... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Foster youth deserve good health care, wherever they areI’ve been caring for at-risk children for three decades. Children enter foster
Foster youth deserve good health care, wherever they are
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
I’ve been caring for at-risk children for three decades. Children enter foster care having already experienced abuse, neglect and other traumas, such as exposure to domestic violence. These accumulated traumas can leave them with extensive... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayattacks on our own soil and overseas to the tragedy in Benghazi, the policies o
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
attacks on our own soil and overseas to the tragedy in Benghazi, the policies of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have left us vulnerable. Our immigration system is broken, leaving our country open to security threats and the negative consequences... Read more
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Breitbart
Cables Cut Away From Jeff Sessions RNC Speechthe most. But, the Washington establishment, the media, and big corporations ha
Cables Cut Away From Jeff Sessions RNC Speech
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
the most. But, the Washington establishment, the media, and big corporations have been in denial. Fellow Republicans, we must understand that the incomes of middle class Americans today are $4,186 per year less than in 1999. This is an economic... Read more
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Breitbart
Jeff Sessions at RNC: 2016 Election About Immigration, Elites Respond ‘With Disdain’again.” Sessions made this case — with hard statistics and economic analysis —
Jeff Sessions at RNC: 2016 Election About Immigration, Elites Respond ‘With Disdain’
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
again.” Sessions made this case — with hard statistics and economic analysis — on prime-time TV: “Fellow Republicans, we must understand that the incomes of middle class Americans today are $4,186 per year less than in 1999. This is an economic... Read more
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New York Post
Why Trump should gut the Federal Reserve if he becomes presidentwords that no central banker charged with being watchful of inflation ever shou
Why Trump should gut the Federal Reserve if he becomes president
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
words that no central banker charged with being watchful of inflation ever should: “helicopter money.” Speaking in Australia, Mester said: “We’re always assessing tools that we could use. In the US we’ve done quantitative easing, and I think... Read more
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Al.com
Jeff Sessions Republican convention speech 2016: 'Donald Trump will build the wall'the most. But, the Washington establishment, the media, and big corporations ha
Jeff Sessions Republican convention speech 2016: 'Donald Trump will build the wall'
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
the most. But, the Washington establishment, the media, and big corporations have been in denial. "Fellow Republicans, we must understand that the incomes of middle class Americans today are $4,186 per year less than in 1999. "This is an economic... Read more
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