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New White House Fence Jumper Arrested by Secret Service

A man climbed over the White House’s north fence Wednesday evening and was quickly apprehended by Secret Service officers with the aid of dogs, a Secret Service spokesman said. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Man apprehended after scaling White House fence in latest security breach

A man was apprehended after he scaled a White House fence Wednesday night, the latest security breach at a time when the Secret Service faces increased scrutiny over its ability to protect the president and his residence. Full News here – FOX News

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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 – First Draft

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Corruption charges against Alabama House speaker ‘gutter politics': Congressman

By Sherrel Wheeler Stewart BIRMINGHAM Ala. (Reuters) – A prominent supporter of Alabama state House Speaker Mike Hubbard, a Republican indicted on 23 felony counts of corruption, condemned the charges against him on Tuesday as “Chicago-style gutter politics.” Hubbard, a powerful figure in Alabama politics who helped guide Republicans to majorities in both houses of […]

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Alabama House Speaker Arrested in Ethics Case

Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard was arrested Monday on felony ethics charges, accused of using his public offices for personal gain. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Alabama state House speaker indicted on corruption charges

(Reuters) – Alabama’s Republican state house speaker was indicted on 23 criminal counts of corruption by a grand jury, court records released on Monday show. Mike Hubbard, who led a Republican takeover of the state legislature in 2010, was indicted on Friday on charges that include using his office for personal gain and legislating with […]

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Rand Paul: White House Made ‘Mistakes’ on Ebola – Politics Informer Video

Oct. 16 (Bloomberg) –- Today in New Hampshire, Mark Halperin interviewed Sen. Rand Paul and asked him about the White House’s handling of the latest Ebola news. Sen. Paul said the White House. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Ebola czar to the rescue? Why the White House may soon retreat on a travel ban

There are a growing number of media voices calling for a ban on travel from West Africa, and I believe they’ll soon get their wish. Full News here – FOX News

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GOP faces possible House loss in Michigan stronghold after incumbent loses primary, nominee branded ‘foreclosure king’

House Democrats are not expected to make big gains in the midterms, but they are optimistic about winning a Republican-held seat in Michigan in the aftermath of a nasty GOP primary in which a “foreclosure king” defeated an incumbent portrayed as a “Santa Clause impersonator.” Full News here – FOX News

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White House: ISIS fighters in Syrian town creating ‘target-rich environment’ for US

Military and White House officials said Friday that the fierce fighting in the Syrian border town of Kobani has created an opportunity to take out large numbers of Islamic State fighters pouring into the battle. Full News here – FOX News

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