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GOP Has Best Senate Fundraising Month Ever: $17M in October

Nov 4 2014 4:41pm CST | Source: Newsmax - Politics

The National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) reports that October was the best fundraising month in its 98-year history. The group's vice chairman for finance, Ohio Sen. Rob Portman, said Tuesday that it ...
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Republicans Mulling How They'll Govern If They Take The Senate

Nov 2 2014 8:46am CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican control of the House and Senate seems tantalizingly close, so leading Republicans are turning to a matter often overlooked in campaigns: how to actually govern. They say it will be crucial to show the GOP can legislate, lead and solve problems after years of lobbing political grenades at President Barack Obama and Senate Democrats. If they add Senate control to their House dominance, Republicans say they will pass som ...
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Turns Out Everybody Fouled Up The Wall Street Crash Except Tim Geithner

Oct 30 2014 10:07pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner lashes out at just about everybody in Washington in notes he intended to keep private that were uncovered by ProPublica in insurance giant AIG's ongoing trial against the government. Wrongheaded "populists," confused labor unions, ineffective bank regulators, disingenuous congressional Republicans, hostile reporters and gullible business leaders all ar ...
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province.
 
Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said.
 
Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing".
 
 

Chuck Schumer: Supreme Court Will Thwart Democrats For Decades If We Lose Midterms

Oct 26 2014 10:51am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- If Republicans take control of the Senate in the November elections, the repercussions for the Supreme Court could thwart Democratic Party policy priorities for decades, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) told NBC on Sunday. "Meet the Press" host Chuck Todd asked Schumer why voters should care about the prospect of the Democrats losing their current Senate majority. "You asked one reason: Supreme Court. The money that ...
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Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human. The simple zigzag pattern found on a fossilized shell from the Indonesian island of Java has...
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
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