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First Draft: Maine’s Most Famous Summer Residents Endorse Its Governor

George and Barbara Bush have endorsed Gov. Paul LePage for re-election in Maine. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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File photo of Democratic nominee Clay Aiken taking a pictures with a constituent after a campaign forum in Cary North Carolina

‘American Idol’ singer Clay Aiken seeks win in first political bid

By Colleen Jenkins ASHEBORO N.C. (Reuters) – "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is back on tour. This time he is trying to win over North Carolina voters with his political chops rather than his voice, and he has less than two weeks left to do it. Polls and pundits suggest Aiken, a Democrat running in […]

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First Draft: Another Fence-Jumper at the White House

A man jumped the White House fence but was immediately apprehended, the Secret Service said. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Republicans lead Dems in early votes cast in Iowa for first time, GOP says

The memo stated that as of Wednesday, the cumulative number of registered Republican early and absentee voting returns surpassed those of the Democrats by 305 ballots.  Full News here – FOX News

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First Draft: First Draft Video: Shaheen on Fixing Washington

Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Democrat of New Hampshire, argues for changing some of the Senate’s rules of procedure in the latest installment of our video series about fixing Washington. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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First Draft: De la Renta and the Clintons: A Bond Beyond the Gowns

Oscar de la Renta and Hillary Rodham Clinton became fast friends. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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First Draft: Today in Politics

President Obama said he believes the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage in all 50 states, but he supports the Supreme Court’s incremental approach. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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First Draft: Obama Votes Early

President Obama cast his ballot in the midterm elections as early voting started in his hometown, Chicago, hoping to send a message to the Democratic faithful about the importance of turning out to vote. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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First Draft Focus: Obama Votes Early

President Obama filled out his ballot Monday during the early voting period at Kings Community Center in Chicago. Full News here – First Draft

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What You Missed: The First Lady Answers Your Questions on Let’s Move! and the White House Garden

Yesterday, the First Lady sat down for her first-ever Vine and Twitter Q&A to answer your questions about Let’s Move! ahead of the fall garden harvest. During the chat, the First Lady talked healthy Halloween ideas, the status of the White House bees, her favorite fall vegetables – and asked, turnip for what? Take a look […]

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