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Afghan presidential rivals at last reach unity deal after disputed vote
 

President Obama Launches the “It’s On Us” Campaign to End Sexual Assault on Campus

Watch on YouTube Today at the White House, President Obama joined Vice President Biden and Americans across the country to launch the “It’s On Us” initiative — an awareness campaign to help put an end to sexual assault on college campuses.  It's On Us asks everyone — men and women across America — to make a […]

An Afghan election worker opens the lock to a ballot box to start counting ballot papers for an audit of the presidential run-off in Kabul

Afghan presidential rivals at last reach unity deal after disputed vote

By Kay Johnson and Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) – The rival candidates in Afghanistan's messy election for a new president finally struck a power-sharing deal on Saturday, aides said, after more than two months of tension over a vote in which each side accused the other of fraud. The crisis has further destabilised Afghanistan just […]

Romney on 2016 Run: ‘Circumstances Can Change’ – Politics Informer Video

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Sunday Breakfast Menu, Sept. 21

Congress approved funding for equipping Syrian rebels against Islamic States and lawmakers will discuss their votes on several of the Sunday shows. Full News here – The Caucus

America’s Worst Republican May Lose His Office

The Kansas Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that Democrat Chad Taylor could vacate his ballot spot in the Senate election, creating a two-man race between Republican Senator Pat Roberts and ex-Democrat-turned-Independent Greg Orman. That’s a victory for Kansas Democrats who believed that Orman has a much better chance of unseating Roberts than Taylor did, and […]

Texas Attorney General Abbott speaks during an anti-abortion rally at the State Capitol in Austin

Texas gubernatorial candidates court Hispanic vote in debate

20 September 2014

By Marice Richter (Reuters) – Heading into the final weeks of the campaign, Texas gubernatorial candidates Republican Greg Abbott and Democrat Wendy Davis held their first debate in a Rio Grande Valley border town as they targeted support from Hispanic voters.     Friday's televised debate in Edinburg, Texas, gave both a chance to appeal to […]

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Hot vs Not (Republicans vs Democrats)

Hot vs Not (Republicans vs Democrats) – Politics Informer Video

20 September 2014

No but seriously, all old Democrats vs young Republicans? Come on. Ha Contact Me http://onision.net/contact YouTube http://youtube.com/onision Facebook ht… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Fmr. Defense Sec Panetta: U.S. In Syria Too Late, Left Iraq Too Soon

20 September 2014

CBS News: Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said ISIS flourished because the U.S. got involved in Syria too late and left Iraq too soon. On the 47th season premiere Sunday, "60 Minutes" will report from Iraq and Syria on ISIS — what it is, what it wants, and how to defeat it. Full News […]

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President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in Map Room of the White House, Sept. 19, 2014.

Weekly Address: The World Is United in the Fight Against ISIL

20 September 2014

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in Map Room of the White House, Sept. 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President thanked Congress for its strong bipartisan support for efforts to train and equip Syrian opposition forces to fight ISIL. This plan is part of the […]

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Intruder Made It Through White House Doors, Secret Service Says

20 September 2014

Secret Service officials said a Texas man was arrested after he scaled the White House fence and went through the North Portico doors on Friday night. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Maher: When You Oblige Terrorists Who Bait You Into Overreaction, Aren’t You The Appeaser?

20 September 2014

BILL MAHER: When it comes to baited into going to war, America has to try a little harder to not being so fucking easy! Excuse me. Just a few months ago polls showed Americans were sick of war. They'd had enough. They were anxious to stay out of the Middle East. Then they saw two […]

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Fed Rate-Hike Tool Stirs Some Concern

20 September 2014

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen spent months devising a strategy for managing short-term interest rates. Two days after the plan’s release, some market participants warn the new approach may have flaws. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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GOP Sharpens Tone on National Security

20 September 2014

Republicans are again seeing national security as a winning issue for their campaigns, sharpening their tone against Democrats in several House races. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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What’s a Continuing Resolution and Why Does It Matter?

20 September 2014

This week, Congress passed and President Obama signed something called a Continuing Resolution, an important measure that ensures our government has the resources necessary to address key domestic and national security goals in the months ahead, including our strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL, and to continue normal government operations without disruption. The President thanked Congress […]

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Playing Politics Over the Kansas Senate Ballot?

20 September 2014

Linda Killian: The back-and-forth over the Senate candidate names on the Kansas ballot illustrates why voter registration and election administration should be nonpartisan. Full News here – Washington Wire

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