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Obama to Democrats on Asia trade pact: like Nike, ‘just do it’

President Barack Obama, co-opting Nike Inc's famous slogan, told Democrats on Friday to "just do it" and support a trade deal with Asian countries that the shoe company said would help it create up to 10,000 U.S. jobs over 10 years. The setting – Nike's headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon – was an unusual one for…

Democrats suspect Benghazi panel delaying Clinton appearance

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats complained on Friday that a congressional panel probing the 2012 attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, appeared to be putting off calling Hillary Clinton to testify, prolonging a partisan attack on her. Former Secretary of State Clinton has been hounded by the Benghazi inquiry. A Republican-led…

Obama Accuses Democrats of Distorting Facts on Trans-Pacific Trade Pact – New York Times

New York Times Obama Accuses Democrats of Distorting Facts on Trans-Pacific Trade PactNew York TimesPresident Obama on Friday lashed out at critics within his own party as he accused fellow Democrats of deliberately distorting the potential impact of the sweeping new trade agreement he is negotiating with Asia and standing in the way of a…

Obama Accuses Democrats of Distorting Facts on Trans-Pacific Trade Pact – New York Times

New York Times Obama Accuses Democrats of Distorting Facts on Trans-Pacific Trade PactNew York TimesPresident Obama on Friday lashed out at critics within his own party as he accused fellow Democrats of deliberately distorting the potential impact of the sweeping new trade agreement he is negotiating with Asia and standing in the way of a…

Exit Polls Show UK’s Liberal Democrats Poised for Steep Losses in Parliament – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Exit Polls Show UK's Liberal Democrats Poised for Steep Losses in ParliamentWall Street JournalSHEFFIELD, England—Britain's Liberal Democrats braced Thursday evening for heavy Parliamentary losses in what is poised to be a significant reversal of fortune for the centrist party. Exit polls suggested that the Liberal Democrats would hang onto …Live Coverage |…

Why Hillary, deBlasio and the Democrats keep charging to the left – Fox News

Fox News Why Hillary, deBlasio and the Democrats keep charging to the leftFox NewsTwo midterm wipeouts have all but decimated the Democrats' moderate branch, leaving the liberals firmly in charge. The same has happened as the GOP has moved right since the Bush years, with once-acceptable positions—on immigration and Common …Why income inequality is no silver…

New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in … – New York Times

New York Times New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in …New York TimesALBANY — Democrats walked out of the New York State Senate in protest on Wednesday after Republicans blocked their effort to oust the majority leader, Dean G. Skelos, following his arrest on federal corruption charges. It was a tempestuous…

New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in … – New York Times

New York Times New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in …New York TimesALBANY — Democrats walked out of the New York State Senate in protest on Wednesday after Republicans blocked their effort to oust the majority leader, Dean G. Skelos, following his arrest on federal corruption charges. It was a tempestuous…

For Democrats, a Debate Over Debates – ABC News

ABC News For Democrats, a Debate Over DebatesABC NewsHillary Clinton may fully support the Democratic Party's plan to hold just six primary debates this year, but not everyone else does. The Democratic National Committee announced that plan Tuesday morning, and soon after the press release hit reporters' …Democrats approve six presidential primary debatesUSA TODAYDemocrats Take Fire…

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