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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Nov. 22, 2017began on a trial basis. In 1980, death claimed actress Mae West at her Hollywo
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
began on a trial basis. In 1980, death claimed actress Mae West at her Hollywood, Calif., residence at age 87 and former Democratic House Speaker John W. McCormack in Dedham, Mass., at age 88. In 1990, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Today in HistoryConcorde began on a trial basis. In 1980, death claimed actress Mae West at he
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Concorde began on a trial basis. In 1980, death claimed actress Mae West at her Hollywood residence at age 87 and former Democratic House Speaker John W. McCormack in Dedham, Massachusetts, at age 88. In 1990, British Prime Minister Margaret... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
On eve of certification, Democrats file third lawsuit in disputed House raceone of three close races that could determine which party controls the General
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
one of three close races that could determine which party controls the General Assembly's lower chamber following a wave of Democratic House wins. The newest lawsuit, filed against the board and Elections Commissioner Edgardo Cortés, asserts that... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
After complaints, Colorado lawmakers review harassmentPost and other outlets that they didn't report incidents for fear of harming th
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
Post and other outlets that they didn't report incidents for fear of harming their careers and reputations. On Nov. 10, Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock from his post as chair of the Local Government... Read more
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Daily Press
House Democrats propose bill that would open court databaseon recounts, possibly a majority — in the House of Delegates. “The general the
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
on recounts, possibly a majority — in the House of Delegates. “The general theme is returning power to the people,” said Democratic House leader David Toscano, D-Charlottesville. House Bill 4, sponsored by Mullin and Del.-elect Dawn Adams,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
What do voters do when we’re stymied?ballot a proposal to take redistricting away from lawmakers and give the job to
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
ballot a proposal to take redistricting away from lawmakers and give the job to an independent commission. This, so that Democratic House Speaker Mike Madigan can no longer gerrymander districts. A friend of mine toted up the votes in 2014 and... Read more
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Missoulian
Gianforte's Democratic challengers criticize House tax bill as Republicans work to sell itSeveral of the Democratic House candidates zeroed in on a Congressional Budget
Missoulian / Posted 5 days ago
Several of the Democratic House candidates zeroed in on a Congressional Budget Office report that $25 billion in Medicare cuts would be required next year to pay for the tax breaks. The spending cut stems from a 2010 “pay-go” law requiring Congress... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Beyond Resistance" - Soros, Pelosi Headline Left's Biggest Dark Money Conferencedonors are plotting the next steps of the "resistance" will be headlined by Fri
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
donors are plotting the next steps of the "resistance" will be headlined by Friday speeches by billionaire George Soros and Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, according to internal documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. The... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Malloy holds back state funds to cities and townstrying to have his cake and eat it too.” But Malloy's plan reduces state aid t
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
trying to have his cake and eat it too.” But Malloy's plan reduces state aid to cities and towns by $91 million, a move Democratic House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz is calling "misguided." He says school funding "is a clear legislative priority" of... Read more
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Daily Press
Norment confident collaboration will prevail after election21-19, 19-21 and we can still focus on policy, not politics,” he said. “That’s
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
21-19, 19-21 and we can still focus on policy, not politics,” he said. “That’s what our constituents expect.” While the Democratic House candidates elected Tuesday — slashing GOP members from two-thirds to roughly half, and possibly costing... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
Second Colorado lawmaker accused of sexual harassmenthappened,” Steinberg said. Efforts to reach Cavaness by telephone and via soci
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 6 days ago
happened,” Steinberg said. Efforts to reach Cavaness by telephone and via social media weren’t immediately successful. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran issued a statement saying she would not comment “due to my role in investigating any... Read more
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The Hill
GOP campaign committees call on Democrats to return Franken donationsfrom Franken's political action committee to a charity in Missouri, according t
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
from Franken's political action committee to a charity in Missouri, according to the Kansas City Star. Abby Finkenauer, a Democratic House candidate running against Rep. Rod Blum (R-Iowa), will return the $1,500 in campaign cash she's received... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Al Franken Calls For Ethics Investigation of Himselfsaid in a statement that he hopes and expects the Ethics Committee to address "
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
said in a statement that he hopes and expects the Ethics Committee to address "this troubling incident." Jackie Speier, a Democratic House member from California, alleged this week that the body has paid out $15 million to settle sexual harassment... Read more
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EuroNews
Sinclair's growing conservative TV network gets FCC helptwo seats on the five-member commission, and the president appoints the chair.)
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
two seats on the five-member commission, and the president appoints the chair.) Is the FCC independent? On Monday, two Democratic House members wrote to the inspector general of the FCC, asking for an investigation into the actions of Ajit Pai,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Second Colorado lawmaker accused of sexual harassmenthis career. “I wouldn’t expect somebody being accused of something like this t
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
his career. “I wouldn’t expect somebody being accused of something like this to be forthright and honest,” Cavaness said. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran issued a statement saying she would not comment “due to my role in investigating any... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Court rules Legislature not on track to fully fund education by deadline, to remain in contemptand reforming property-tax collections throughout 39 different counties forced
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
and reforming property-tax collections throughout 39 different counties forced us to develop this specific timeline." Democratic House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan agreed, saying that the court "missed the mark" on that issue. He said that... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Texas may swap US House seniority for staunch conservatismSpace and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 7 days ago
Space and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't seeking re-election. They join two Democratic House members from Texas, Beto O'Rourke of El Paso, who is giving up his seat to challenge Republican Sen. Ted... Read more
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Roll Call
DCCC Names First 11 Candidates in ‘Red to Blue’ Programlist to donors. Candidates also benefit from guidance and staff resources from
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
list to donors. Candidates also benefit from guidance and staff resources from the DCCC, which has been in contact with all Democratic House candidates who have been willing to collaborate and communicate with the committee this year. The DCCC... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Servicemakes sense.' " A woman and her dog escaped the other side of the duplex A gu
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 8 days ago
makes sense.' " A woman and her dog escaped the other side of the duplex A gun and money were found at the scene. The Democratic House Speaker removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government Committee. The... Read more
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Business Insider
Democrats still need a strategy for left-behind areas — here's how tech can helpKhanna is the representative for California's 17th congressional district. Krys
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Khanna is the representative for California's 17th congressional district. Krystal Ball is president of the People's House Project, a political action committee that recruits Democratic House candidates in the Midwest and Appala... Read more
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CBS Denver
Rep. Lebsock: 'Fearful For His Life' After Sexual Harassment Allegationshe made no indication to reporters he would. He stated that he may very well be
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
he made no indication to reporters he would. He stated that he may very well become the Colorado State Treasurer. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee on Friday. She acted... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas May Swap US House Seniority For Staunch ConservatismSpace and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren’t
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
Space and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren’t seeking re-election. They join two Democratic House members from Texas, Beto O’Rourke of El Paso, who is giving up his seat to challenge Republican Sen. Ted... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Texas may swap US House seniority for staunch conservatismSpace and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't
The New Canaan News / Posted 9 days ago
Space and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't seeking re-election. They join two Democratic House members from Texas, Beto O'Rourke of El Paso, who is giving up his seat to challenge Republican Sen. Ted... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Texas may swap US House seniority for staunch conservatismSpace and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
Space and Technology Committee; and long-serving 69-year-old Ted Poe all aren't seeking re-election. They join two Democratic House members from Texas, Beto O'Rourke of El Paso, who is giving up his seat to challenge Republican Sen. Ted... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Albert R. Hunt: Republican tax plan doesn’t measure up to 1986who was a leader of the reform process three decades ago, said that in contrast
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
who was a leader of the reform process three decades ago, said that in contrast to the 1986 measure – approved by a Democratic House and a Republican Senate and signed by President Ronald Reagan – today’s Republican plan is a big revenue... Read more
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The Morning Call
Liberal media target Roy Mooreno proof of the allegations and no time to rebut them. It is dirty smear politi
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
no proof of the allegations and no time to rebut them. It is dirty smear politics at its best. But, to quote former Democratic House Speaker Tom Foley, "Even though there is no evidence, the seriousness of the charge is what matters." Lou... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentsexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinste
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Recommended Stories For You Colorado’s Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Servicemakes sense.' " A woman and her dog escaped the other side of the duplex A gu
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 10 days ago
makes sense.' " A woman and her dog escaped the other side of the duplex A gun and money were found at the scene. The Democratic House Speaker removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government Committee. The... Read more
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EuroNews
Growing List of Republicans Saying Goodbye to Washingtonmembers retire each cycle, according to a CQ Roll Call analysis), the numbers s
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
members retire each cycle, according to a CQ Roll Call analysis), the numbers so far are glaringly one-sided. Just two Democratic House members have announced retirements, while six are running for a different office. Five of the departing... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
The Register Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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The News-Times
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentof misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against
The News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
of misconduct in the wake of sexual harassment and assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Colorado's Democratic House speaker, Rep. Crisanta Duran, removed Lebsock as chairman of the Local Government Committee after the report... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock Accused Of Sexual Harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague’s accusat
CBS Denver / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague’s accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusat
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusat
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusat
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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The News-Times
Colorado Rep. Steve Lebsock accused of sexual harassmentto resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusat
The News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
to resign and removed him from a committee post following a colleague's accusations that he sexually harassed her in 2016. Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran removed state Rep. Steve Lebsock of Adams County as chairman of the Local Government... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Colorado lawmaker accused of sexual harassmentLatest on Colorado Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock being accused of sexual harass
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Latest on Colorado Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock being accused of sexual harassment (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Colorado Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran says she and other legislative leaders will examine the Legislature's sexual... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Colorado lawmaker accused of sexual harassmentLatest on Colorado Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock being accused of sexual harass
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
Latest on Colorado Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock being accused of sexual harassment (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Colorado Democratic House Speaker Crisanta Duran says she and other legislative leaders will examine the Legislature's sexual... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Virginia's electoral changes boost Medicaid expansion oddsair as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the m
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
air as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the most optimistic Democrats were expecting. Democratic House Leader David Toscano said the election has "totally changed the dynamic" on Medicaid expansion, shifting it... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Virginia's electoral changes boost Medicaid expansion oddsair as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the m
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 13 days ago
air as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the most optimistic Democrats were expecting. Democratic House Leader David Toscano said the election has "totally changed the dynamic" on Medicaid expansion, shifting it... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Virginia's electoral changes boost Medicaid expansion oddsair as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the m
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
air as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the most optimistic Democrats were expecting. Democratic House Leader David Toscano said the election has "totally changed the dynamic" on Medicaid expansion, shifting it... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Virginia's electoral changes boost Medicaid expansion oddsair as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the m
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
air as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the most optimistic Democrats were expecting. Democratic House Leader David Toscano said the election has "totally changed the dynamic" on Medicaid expansion, shifting it... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Virginia's electoral changes boost Medicaid expansion oddsair as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the m
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
air as a couple of close races have yet to be called — an outcome few but the most optimistic Democrats were expecting. Democratic House Leader David Toscano said the election has "totally changed the dynamic" on Medicaid expansion, shifting it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump, Trump, Trump. How about tackling Illinois' problems?or House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi It’s not as if Trump’s controversial pol
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
or House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi It’s not as if Trump’s controversial policies are cruising along unchecked. Some 240 Democratic House and Senate members in Washington, countless special interest groups, the national Democratic Attorneys... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sister of anti-trans ex-Virginia delegate says his loss was karmacapital. 'It's historic. ... It sends a message to politicians everywhere that
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
capital. 'It's historic. ... It sends a message to politicians everywhere that the politics of bigotry is over,' said Democratic House Caucus Chair Charniele Herring. Roem received some big support in her campaign when she got the endorsement... Read more
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