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Will more states legalize marijuana in November?

Even more states could vote to legalize marijuana this year, as pro-pot advocates look to capitalize on changing voter attitudes to replicate their recent successes in Colorado and Washington state. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Obama Weekly Address: “Today, The Terrorist Threat Is More Diffuse”

PRESIDENT OBAMA: As Commander in Chief, my highest priority is the security of the American people. And I've made it clear that those who threaten the United States will find no safe haven. Thanks to our military and counterterrorism professionals, we took out Osama bin Laden, much of al Qaeda's leadership in Afghanistan and Pakistan, […]

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Four Terror Threats More Grave Than Islamic State

Michael Kugelman: While Islamic State is among the most terrifying terror threats to emerge in recent decades, Washington inflates the risks it poses to the U.S. homeland. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Midterm Calculus: Democrats Are Seeing More Daylight in Path to Senate Control

With small leads elsewhere, the party will need to pick up one seat in a red state like Alaska, Georgia or Kansas. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Will Your Big Mac Cost $2 More if Workers Get Higher Wages?

Salim Furth: If fast-food workers’ wages are sharply increased, consumers are likely to see an immediate increase in the cost of fast food. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Two years after Benghazi, US Attorney’s Office wants more time to prosecute suspect

The Obama administration promised swift justice after a terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi killed four Americans — but exactly two years later, the U.S. attorney’s office wants more time to prosecute Ahmed abu Khatallah, the only suspect in custody. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Obama’s go slow approach on ISIS may doom more Dems

President Obama said it will take years to defeat ISIS. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Hispanic Communities Lack Latino Cops Even More Than Black Communities Lack Black Cops

WASHINGTON (AP) — The killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old by an officer in a nearly all-white police department in suburban St. Louis refocused the country on the racial balance between police forces and the communities they protect. But an analysis by The Associated Press found that the racial gap between black police officers and […]

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Rep. Luis Gutierrez addresses delegates during the second session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

Latinos furious at Obama on immigration delay, vow more pressure

By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hispanic lawmakers and immigration advocates harshly criticized President Barack Obama's decision to delay executive action on immigration and vowed to keep pressuring him to make bold changes. Democratic Representatives Luis Gutierrez and Tony Cardenas on Sunday accused Obama of playing politics the day after the president said he would […]

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IRS Says Emails from Five More Workers Have Been Lost

The Internal Revenue Service said it has lost emails from five more workers who figure in the investigation into the alleged targeting of conservative nonprofit groups. Full News here – Washington Wire

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