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Poll: Likely Voters Favor GOP-Led Congress

Voters likely to cast ballots in the midterm elections favor a Republican-led Congress over a Democratic one, 49% to 44%, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News/Annenberg survey finds. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Burgess holds a photo of Frieden in protective gear in West Africa as Frieden testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing on the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis, in Washington

In U.S. Congress, Republicans step up demands for Ebola travel ban

By Patricia Zengerle and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers dragged the Ebola crisis into the political arena on Thursday, ramping up their demands that President Barack Obama impose new restrictions on travel from countries ravaged by the deadly virus. Returning to Washington from the campaign trail three weeks before midterm elections, Republicans made […]

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Congress Scrutinizes Handling of Ebola Cases in Texas

A congressional committee criticized the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as officials said Nina Pham, a nurse infected with Ebola, would be transferred to a specialized unit in Maryland. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Congress Probes U.S. Ebola Response

Congressional lawmakers probed the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak at a hearing Thursday amid growing fears of wider transmission. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Udall: Benghazi Biggest Non-Issue That Congress Keeps Debating Needlessly

At tonight's Colorado Senate debate held in Denver, incumbent Sen. Mark Udall was asked what he believes is the biggest non-issue that Congress keeps debating needlessly. Udall answered Benghazi. His opponent, Republican Rep. Cory Gardner, disputed that. QUESTION: Senator, what's the biggest non-issue in your mind that Congress keeps debating needlessly? SEN. MARK UDALL: Benghazi. […]

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Jon Stewart Finds Sanity-Resistant Strain Of Ebola Fear In Congress

The media is in a full-scale panic over Ebola, even though experts say there’s no reason for most people to worry. “So we’ve heard from experts who say this is a dangerous but manageable situation,” Jon Stewart said on “The Daily Show” on Tuesday night. “Now let’s hear from the opposite of an expert: A […]

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Christopher Arterton – US Congress Elections (Nov’14) – Politics Informer Video

George Washington University’s (GWU) professor Christopher Arterton analyses American politics and the elections to US Congress of next November, during his … Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Iowa Press U.S. Congress Second District Debate – Politics Informer Video

Mariannette Miller-Meeks(R) and Dave Loebsack(D) Thursday, August 28 Iowa City High School Iowa City, Iowa Iowa Press continues its focus on the issues that …

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McLaughlin Group: Rand Paul, Wealth of Congress, Jim Webb, Weak Recovery

Pat Buchanan, Eleanor Clift, Mort Zuckerman and Tom Rogan. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Videos

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Where Is This Filthy Stinking Useless US Congress?

Where Is This Filthy Stinking Useless US Congress? – Politics Informer Video

With the war on ISIL exploding into Syria, President Barack Obama has yet to explain why he has the constitutional authority to wage it in the first place. T… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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