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Supporters Raise More Than $94,000 For Florist Who Refused To Sell Flowers For Same-Sex Wedding

Thousands of dollars have been raised for a Washington florist after she was fined $ 1,000 for refusing to provide flowers for a gay couple’s wedding. Supporters of Barronelle Stutzman, a 70-year-old florist in Richland, Washington, have donated more than $ 94,000 to a GoFundMe campaign that seeks “to protect Barronelle and her livelihood.” Stutzman, […]

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Jeb Bush: Indiana Needed ‘More Consensus-Oriented’ Approach To Religious Freedom Law

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) expanded on his thoughts on Indiana’s controversial “religious freedom” law Wednesday night, telling a small group of would-be supporters that although he supported the measure, a “better approach” would have been a “consensus-oriented” process that brought both people of faith and members of the LGBT community to the table. […]

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Verbatim: To Be More Like Ted

“What if we all carried ourselves more like Ted Kennedy?” — President Obama, speaking at the opening of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Boston. Full News here – First Draft

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Congress Wants More Answers on Possible Fed Leaks

U.S. lawmakers want additional answers from the Federal Reserve about published reports on the details of market-sensitive policy deliberations in 2012. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Arkansas passes ‘religious freedom’ bill similar to new Indiana law, sparking more protests

Arkansas lawmakers on Tuesday approved a religious-freedom bill similar to the one recently passed in Indiana that critics say creates the potential for businesses and others to legally discriminate against people because of their sexual orientation. Full News here – FOX News

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Obama says U.S. will provide more military aid to Egypt

President Barack Obama on Monday said he would ask the U.S. Congress for $ 1.3 billion per year in military aid for Egypt and said he would lift holds on aircraft, missiles and tanks for Cairo in place since October 2013, the White House said in a statement. Obama also said that the United States […]

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Capital Field Notes: The House Democrats Who Are Voting With Republicans More Often

A small group of representatives is distancing itself from its own party, Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Bill Maher Interviews Mike Huckabee About Religion, Possible Presidential Run And More

HBO: Bill speaks with former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee about his political aspirations and his new book, "God, Guns, Grits and Gravy.". Full News here – RealClearPolitics Videos

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Cruz Faces More Questions on Canada Roots

The name of another country, Canada, has kept coming up whenever Senator Ted Cruz has been mentioned as a candidate for president of the United States. Full News here – First Draft

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House GOP Budget Plan Calls for More Military Spending

House Republicans unveiled a budget proposal that would eliminate the federal deficit within 10 years, largely by overhauling Medicare and Medicaid and other safety-net programs. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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