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Tally of Uninsured Fell by 3.8 Million in Early 2014

The number of uninsured in America dropped by 3.8 million in early 2014, new federal figures show, in the first government analysis of how the Affordable Care Act has changed coverage rates. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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GOP establishment favorite holds early lead in Alaska Senate primary

Republican establishment favorite and former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan held the lead in early returns late Tuesday as he attempted to prevent a primary upset and secure the GOP mantle to take on vulnerable Democratic Sen. Mark Begich in Alaska. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Prime Minister and presidential candidate Erdogan talks with media during presidential elections in Istanbul

Turkey’s Erdogan takes early lead in presidential race: TV

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan took an early lead in the country's first direct presidential election on Sunday, winning around 56 percent of the vote with 43 percent of ballots counted, Turkish television stations said. The main opposition candidate, Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, was on around 35 percent while Selahattin Demirtas of the pro-Kurdish […]

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Cantor, Ex-Majority Leader, to Leave Congress Early

The early departure of Eric Cantor, the Virginia Republican, could allow his successor to participate in the lame-duck session of Congress this fall. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor arrives for House Republican leadership elections in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington

Congressman Cantor to resign seat early: Richmond Times-Dispatch

(Reuters) – Congressman Eric Cantor said he will resign his seat effective Aug. 18, months earlier than expected following a shock primary election defeat, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported on Friday. Cantor, who on Thursday stepped down from his leadership position in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives, said he had asked Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to […]

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Huckabee To Lead World Tour For Pastors In Early Primary States

Mike Huckabee is inviting evangelical pastors from Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina, and Nevada — the early presidential primary states — to join him on a 10-day tour to discover “the human instruments used by God to change the world’s history,” the Christian Broadcast Network reported Friday. Full News here – Politics – The Huffington […]

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Earnest gets early ‘honeymoon,’ but little expected to change post Carney

The White House press corps is giving incoming Press Secretary Josh Ernest high marks for dealing with reporters in a fair, level-headed manner during previous roles in the administration — a solid opening position in a relationship that by nature in often intense and adversarial. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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GM Ignored Early Warning on Stalling

Lawmakers offered a fresh example of General Motors ignoring an employee’s warning in 2005 of “serious safety problem” with the ignition switch on the 2006 Impala that could lead to a “big recall” for unexpected stalling as new round of hearings got underway in Washington. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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The House’s new boss: An early media swoon (by some) for Kevin McCarthy

When a politician wins an election or a promotion, the press often scrambles to answer the question: Who is this guy? Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Why It’s Too Early to Hit the Inflation Panic Button

Robert Litan: Those trying to figure out when inflation has ticked up enough to trigger an interest rate hike by the Fed may be intrigued by the recent small uptick in the price index for personal consumption expenditures. But it’s too early to hit the inflation panic button. Full News here – Washington Wire

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