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The Janesville Gazette
Opponents blast Walker's welfare proposalsreform is needed. But he says Walker's proposals would largely by a "kick backw
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 25 minutes ago
reform is needed. But he says Walker's proposals would largely by a "kick backwards" rather than a "helping hand up." Democratic Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling calls it a "sad and desperate" attempt to help Walker win re-election... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Drew calls it quits in governor’s raceDannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominenc
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 hours ago
Dannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence in 2006 when he upset Joe Lieberman in the Democratic Senate primary. Lamont lost to Lieberman in the general election, with the incumbent resorting to an independent... Read more
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Roll Call
Analysis: It’s a Blue House Wave, but Not Yet a Senate Onein one direction. Democrats didn’t take away a single Republican seat in 1994
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
in one direction. Democrats didn’t take away a single Republican seat in 1994 or 2010, and the GOP didn’t swipe a single Democratic Senate seat in 2006. But none of those years had a Senate map like this one. For Senate Democrats, the problem... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Vos noncommittal on Walker juvenile prison plancourt order last summer severely curtailing the use of solitary confinement, ar
The Janesville Gazette / Posted yesterday
court order last summer severely curtailing the use of solitary confinement, arm and leg restraints and pepper spray. Democratic Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling said that Democrats had been ignored by Walker and Republicans for years... Read more
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Boston Herald
State Senate to consider public subsidies for PawSox stadiumand possibly a vote Tuesday. Under the plan, the state would pay for $23 milli
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
and possibly a vote Tuesday. Under the plan, the state would pay for $23 million of the $83 million stadium. Democratic Senate Finance Chairman William Conley Jr. introduced the bill when the legislative session began Jan. 2 and the... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Dumps on ‘Dicky Durbin’ for Blowing Up DACA DealPresident Donald Trump blamed Democratic Senate Minority Whip Sen. Dick Durbin
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
President Donald Trump blamed Democratic Senate Minority Whip Sen. Dick Durbin for ruining any chance of a DACA deal, according to details of a private conversation with the president leaked to the press. “Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Republican outside groups take a rare interest in deep-blue Marylandby Hogan. "The RNC believes Maryland is a middle-temperament state," he said.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
by Hogan. "The RNC believes Maryland is a middle-temperament state," he said. Maryland Republicans have targeted six Democratic Senate seats in districts Hogan won overwhelmingly in 2014, where they believe voters have moved to the right in... Read more
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Gulf News
Whistleblower Manning seeks US Senate seattreatment. On Twitter she identifies herself as a “trains woman,” and carries t
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
treatment. On Twitter she identifies herself as a “trains woman,” and carries the slogan: “Make powerful people angry.”The Democratic Senate incumbent is Ben Cardin, who was first elected in 2006 and is the senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign... Read more
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asianage
Jailed for leaking military papers, Chelsea Manning to run for US Senatetreatment. On Twitter, she identifies herself as a "transwoman," and carries th
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
treatment. On Twitter, she identifies herself as a "transwoman," and carries the slogan: "Make powerful people angry." The Democratic Senate incumbent is Ben Cardin, who was first elected in 2006 and is the senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign... Read more
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FOX News
Trump blunder raises chances of shutdownthe coming fiscal cliffs. Remember, Trump needs more than just the red-state D
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
the coming fiscal cliffs. Remember, Trump needs more than just the red-state Democrats on this one. He’s got to have core Democratic Senate votes, the kind that would have been hard for Durbin to cajole in the first place. You could hear the... Read more
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FOX News
Trump blunder raises chances of shutdownthe coming fiscal cliffs. Remember, Trump needs more than just the red-state D
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
the coming fiscal cliffs. Remember, Trump needs more than just the red-state Democrats on this one. He’s got to have core Democratic Senate votes, the kind that would have been hard for Durbin to cajole in the first place. You could hear the... Read more
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The Morning Call
States tackling shortcomings in sexual misconduct policiesstory by that newspaper. Late last month, Tim Solobay, Gov. Tom Wolf’s fire co
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
story by that newspaper. Late last month, Tim Solobay, Gov. Tom Wolf’s fire commissioner, resigned abruptly after a Democratic Senate staffer recounted how Solobay had slapped her butt while he was a senator. The Legislature and... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Drew calls it quits in governor’s raceDannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 days ago
Dannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence in 2006 when he upset Joe Lieberman in the Democratic Senate primary. Lamont lost to Lieberman in the general election, with the incumbent resorting to an independent... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Drew calls it quits in governor’s raceDannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Dannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence in 2006 when he upset Joe Lieberman in the Democratic Senate primary. Lamont lost to Lieberman in the general election, with the incumbent resorting to an independent... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Drew calls it quits in governor’s raceDannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
Dannel P. Malloy. The cable television entrepreneur rose to national prominence in 2006 when he upset Joe Lieberman in the Democratic Senate primary. Lamont lost to Lieberman in the general election, with the incumbent resorting to an independent... Read more
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BBC News
Is Trump killing the Iran nuclear deal?again, because of non-certification, but no one seems to know for certain. "Rig
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
again, because of non-certification, but no one seems to know for certain. "Right now we're in a holding pattern," a senior Democratic Senate aide said. Meanwhile, US officials say they are weighing further sanctions in light of the protests. A... Read more
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FOX News
Kansas’ tale of two governors: Senate confirmation delay creates awkward situation in Topekaas ambassador. Just a week before the State of the State address, the governor
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
as ambassador. Just a week before the State of the State address, the governor announced he would be the one giving it. Democratic Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley, who has been in the Kansas legislature for 42 years, says he’s never seen... Read more
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FOX News
Kansas’ tale of two governors: Senate confirmation delay creates awkward situation in Topekaas ambassador. Just a week before the State of the State address, the governor
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
as ambassador. Just a week before the State of the State address, the governor announced he would be the one giving it. Democratic Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley, who has been in the Kansas legislature for 42 years, says he’s never seen... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Gov. Walker calls for ad campaign to attract workers to Wisconsinlooking at their own policies that have driven away young adults and contribute
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 6 days ago
looking at their own policies that have driven away young adults and contributed to our state’s brain drain crisis,” said Democratic Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling. “Millennials are increasingly choosing to live in states that invest in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Indiana lawmakers not governed by sexual harassment policythe consequences lawmakers face. But staffers who knowingly file a false accusa
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the consequences lawmakers face. But staffers who knowingly file a false accusation could be disciplined or fired. Democratic Senate Minority Leader Tim Lanane, of Muncie, is proposing legislation that would overhaul the Legislature's... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Russia dismisses Democratic Senate report as unfoundedGraphic shows countries whose democracies Russia meddled with, according to a D
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Graphic shows countries whose democracies Russia meddled with, according to a Democratic Senate committee report; 2c x 5 1/4 inches; 96.3 mm x 133 mm; The Kremlin on Thursday dismissed a new report by Senate Democrats describing Russian interference... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Russia dismisses Democratic Senate report as unfounded The Kremlin says a new report by Senate Democrats describing Russian interfer
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
The Kremlin says a new report by Senate Democrats describing Russian interference in the U.S. throughout Europe is unfounded. The report commissioned by the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign... Read more
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Boston Herald
U.S. commerce lobby to wage war on Elizabeth Warrenthen, the chamber and Warren have remained fierce political foes. The Bay Stat
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
then, the chamber and Warren have remained fierce political foes. The Bay State senator was one of two authors of a Democratic Senate report in 2016 slamming the chamber for lobbying against the positions its members hold on tobacco use and... Read more
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Breitbart
Schumer Says President Trump Is Weakening on Amnesty, Threatens ShutdownDemocratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer claimed January 10 that President Donald
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
Democratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer claimed January 10 that President Donald Trump is weakening on immigration reform and then threatened a 2018 government shutdown unless a DACA amnesty is added to the funding bill. “A resolution of the DACA... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
California may create online community collegelocal tax deduction at $10,000. In 2015, Californians who claimed the deduction
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 7 days ago
local tax deduction at $10,000. In 2015, Californians who claimed the deduction claimed an average of more than $18,000. Democratic Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon has a plan that would allow people to pay their state taxes in the form of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Brown projects $643M in marijuana taxeslocal tax deduction at $10,000. In 2015, Californians who claimed the deduction
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 days ago
local tax deduction at $10,000. In 2015, Californians who claimed the deduction claimed an average of more than $18,000. Democratic Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon has a plan that would allow people to pay their state taxes in the form of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DC Buzz: Murphy fundraising hits new highthe fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I repr
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
the fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I represent and the issues I care about.” Of 24 Democratic Senate seats to be contested this year, 13 — including Murphy’s — are deemed “Solid D” by the authoritative Cook... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
DC Buzz: Murphy fundraising hits new highthe fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I repr
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
the fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I represent and the issues I care about.” Of 24 Democratic Senate seats to be contested this year, 13 — including Murphy’s — are deemed “Solid D” by the authoritative Cook... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DC Buzz: Murphy fundraising hits new highthe fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I repr
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
the fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I represent and the issues I care about.” Of 24 Democratic Senate seats to be contested this year, 13 — including Murphy’s — are deemed “Solid D” by the authoritative Cook... Read more
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Greenwich Time
DC Buzz: Murphy fundraising hits new highthe fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I repr
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
the fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I represent and the issues I care about.” Of 24 Democratic Senate seats to be contested this year, 13 — including Murphy’s — are deemed “Solid D” by the authoritative Cook... Read more
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The News-Times
DC Buzz: Murphy fundraising hits new highthe fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I repr
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
the fall, and gives me a shot in the arm to keep fighting for the people I represent and the issues I care about.” Of 24 Democratic Senate seats to be contested this year, 13 — including Murphy’s — are deemed “Solid D” by the authoritative Cook... Read more
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ABC News
Trump muddies waters on immigration, invites return to swamp-era tacticstalking, is probably comforting to many. The president said specific deals will
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
talking, is probably comforting to many. The president said specific deals will be left up to Capitol Hill. Republican and Democratic Senate leaders disagreed publicly about when and in what form an immigration bill for dreamers should come up.... Read more
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The News & Observer
How Democrats plan to sell Trump’s walltalking about replacing that fencing and strengthening it, maybe that's possibl
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
talking about replacing that fencing and strengthening it, maybe that's possible," said Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J. Ten Democratic Senate seats are up in states Trump won in 2016. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., one of the most vulnerable... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How Democrats plan to sell Trump’s walltalking about replacing that fencing and strengthening it, maybe that's possibl
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
talking about replacing that fencing and strengthening it, maybe that's possible," said Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J. Ten Democratic Senate seats are up in states Trump won in 2016. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., one of the most vulnerable... Read more
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Roll Call
O’Rourke Backs Off ‘Mandatory Year of Service’ Idea After Criticismservice mandatory for all Americans just days after floating the possibility.
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
service mandatory for all Americans just days after floating the possibility. At a town hall outside Dallas last week, the Democratic Senate hopeful proposed a “national service bill” that would require every young person to spend at least a year... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Evers praises Walker while others criticizecandidate for governor, hoping to take on Walker in November. While Evers was
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
candidate for governor, hoping to take on Walker in November. While Evers was praising Walker's proposal Monday, Democratic Senate minority leader Jennifer Schilling was calling it a "hollow campaign gimmick." Walker is proposing a... Read more
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New York Daily News
LOVETT: GOP exodus from gov race worries Conservative Party bossthey would have enough members to have a majority in the chamber. “Getting Dem
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
they would have enough members to have a majority in the chamber. “Getting Democrats elected to these seats and unifying a Democratic Senate in time to vote on the state budget would clear the pathway for actually passing a budget that includes... Read more
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New York Daily News
Progressive groups want Cuomo action on carried interest loopholethe Road Action, New York Communities for Change, and VOCAL-NY, “Getting Democ
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
the Road Action, New York Communities for Change, and VOCAL-NY, “Getting Democrats elected to these seats and unifying a Democratic Senate in time to vote on the state budget would clear the pathway for actually passing a budget that includes... Read more
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Times Leader
Full of optimism, Gov. Wolf prepares for re-electionon a number of things that I said I was doing to do,” Wolf said. “And yes, I di
Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
on a number of things that I said I was doing to do,” Wolf said. “And yes, I didn’t do it with a Democratic House or a Democratic Senate. I did it with an overwhelming Republican General Assembly. And yet I’ve gotten things done.” Follow Marc... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Full of optimism, Gov. Wolf prepares for re-electionon a number of things that I said I was doing to do," Wolf said. "And yes, I di
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 11 days ago
on a number of things that I said I was doing to do," Wolf said. "And yes, I didn't do it with a Democratic House or a Democratic Senate. I did it with an overwhelming Republican General Assembly. And yet I've gotten things done." Follow Marc... Read more
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New York Magazine
The GOP’s Dilemma: Avoiding Disaster in 2018 Will Embolden Trump to Run in 2020hostile party that’s not going to participate in Trump’s malicious fantasy purs
New York Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
hostile party that’s not going to participate in Trump’s malicious fantasy pursuit of Crooked Hillary or James Comey. And a Democratic Senate could pretty much ruin everything. On the other hand, if congressional Republicans somehow stanch the... Read more
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The Hill
Blue wave of 2018 stops in Indiana and MissouriIt can be overcome, but it won’t be easy for these two Democratic incumbents.
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
It can be overcome, but it won’t be easy for these two Democratic incumbents. In coming weeks, we’ll look at other Democratic Senate incumbents who are highly vulnerable in North Dakota, Montana, West Virginia, Ohio, Florida, Pennsylvania,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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KECI Missoula
DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking pointson in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying at
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
on in the Durbin-hosted negotiations. "Anybody who thinks that isn't paying attention or has their own agenda," said a Democratic Senate aide. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference Thursday dodged an opportunity to attack... Read more
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