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House cancels vote on GOP bill to end shutdown

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 15 2013, 9:36pm CDT | by IANS

House cancels vote on GOP bill to end shutdown
Washington, Oct 16 (IANS/EFE) The US House of Representatives will not vote Tuesday evening after all on the bill prepared earlier in the day by Republican lawmakers to attempt to end the government shutdown, which has been going on since Oct 1 due to the lack of a budget agreement, and avoid a default.
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Florida Judge Deals a Blow to Democrats on Districting

Aug 22 2014 8:48pm CDT | Source: NYT-Politics

After the Republican-led Legislature’s map was ruled unconstitutional last month, a slightly modified version is approved, but the 2014 election will proceed under the old ma ...
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Florida Judge Approves New Congressional Map

Aug 22 2014 3:50pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is giving his approval to a new congressional map that was redrawn by state legislators — but it won't take effect in time for this year's election. Circuit Judge Terry Lewis on Friday said voters will pick members of Congress in November based on a map he declared invalid back in July. Lewis opted against calling a special election based on the new map. State legislators earlier this month altered seven of 27 congress ...
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Website launched for Modi's US reception
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian American Community Foundation (IACF) has launched a website to give a community reception for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the US in September, a media report said Saturday. | by IANS
Mexican state bans animals in circuses
Mexico City, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's Coahuila state has banned the use of animals in circuses. | by IANS
Four killed inside Honduran prison
Tegucigalpa, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Four men serving pre-trial detention at Honduras' National Penitentiary were fatally shot by a fellow inmate. | by IANS

Florida Judge Approves State Congressional Maps Drawn by GOP

Aug 22 2014 3:36pm CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

A Florida judge on Friday approved the new congressional maps recently redrawn by Republican legislative leaders, ruling that he would not order a special election in ...
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Heritage Foundation Urges GOP To ‘Accredit’ Vigilante Border Groups If Obama Enacts Immigration Changes

Aug 22 2014 12:38pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP Images Two papers recently published by the influential Heritage Foundation lay out a series of recommendations for lawmakers to take in response to a widely expected executive order from President Obama shielding potentially millions of undocumented people from deportation. The organization is still recovering from a fiasco last year in which one of its senior policy analysts was found to have previously written a paper claiming Latinos in the US are and will likel ...
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Romney and Ryan talk Hillary Clinton, and 2016: ‘She’s beatable’

Aug 22 2014 12:32pm CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

A little after 9 p.m. Thursday night, in a small room at the Union League Club of Chicago, Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan were trying to find towels. Romney’s shoulders were soaking, his normally well-brushed hair matted and wet. A few minutes earlier, the GOP’s 2012 vice presidential nominee had doused his ticket-mate with a heaping pail of ice water to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Read full article > ...
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How Uber will conquer America

Aug 22 2014 6:50am CDT | Source:

It doesn't matter if Democrats or Republicans run the country — tech's new powerhouse will stil ...
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The GOP's new take on pre-K

Aug 22 2014 6:03am CDT | Source: POLITICO

Democrats have embraced pre-K in their platforms for years. Now, Republicans a ...
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McDonnell on the stand: His last campaign

Aug 21 2014 7:25pm CDT | Source: POLITICO

It's easy to see why he was once regarded as one of the most talented ...
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