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Political Battle Ramps Up Over Iran

President Barack Obama’s bet on a diplomatic agreement to deter Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon faces an immediate test at home, where he must overcome the politics of skeptical Republicans as well as some Democrats in Congress. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Hart Warns Democrats Over Clinton Candidacy

Gary Hart told Politico that the prospect of a billion-dollar Hillary Clinton campaign “ought to frighten every American” and Democrats would be better served by a competitive primary that forced her to speak in more depth about the issues. Said Hart: “I like Hillary Clinton. I really appreciate what she and her husband have done… […]

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House GOP celebrates passing budget, but still faces tough fights over defense cuts, sequester

They had barely closed the vote last Wednesday evening to adopt the Republican budget when House Majority Whip Steve Scalise spilled out into the Speaker’s Lobby just off the floor. Full News here – FOX News

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Iran’s Negotiating Triumph Over Obama

Gerecht & Dubowitz, Wall St. JrnlPresident Obama believes that the nuclear “framework” concluded Friday in Switzerland is a historic achievement. Iran’s foreign minister, Javad Zarif, says he believes the same. Those two positions are incompatible. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Ted Cruz Takes a Jab at Rand Paul Over a Senate Vote

Senator Ted Cruz has said he will not run a negative campaign in his bid for the Republican nomination for the White House. Full News here – First Draft

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Memories Pizza In Indiana Receives Donations After Backlash Over Gay Weddings Stance

An Indiana pizzeria under fire for saying it would refuse to cater a gay wedding shut down on Wednesday after its owners said they received threatening messages. However, a GoFundMe page set up for Memories Pizza in Walkerton has raised more than $ 40,000 in just six hours. The pizzeria made national headlines this week […]

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Warren listens to remarks at the dedication ceremony for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, in Boston in this file photo

Tensions with Warren camp could loom over Clinton campaign

By Amanda Becker and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The race for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 U.S. presidential election is turning into a battle of ideas between a woman who has not yet said she is running and another who insists she won't. Hillary Clinton is expected to launch her White House bid […]

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Former Rep. Asa Hutchinson discusses the findings and recommendations of the National School Shield Program in Washington

Arkansas governor rejects bill after pressure over gay discrimination

By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Reuters) – Republican Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday rejected a religion bill he had said he would sign into law, reversing course after a firestorm of criticism assailing such legislation as discriminating against gays and lesbians. In a news conference at the Capitol in Little Rock, Hutchinson said […]

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CNN Panel Gets Heated Over Trevor Noah Twitter Controversy

It was five against one Tuesday night as CNN attempted to tackle the controversy surrounding newly named “Daily Show” host Trevor Noah and some less-than-PC cracks he’s made on Twitter over the years. In the hours following the announcement that Noah would succeed Jon Stewart as the host of the beloved satirical news program, a […]

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House Panel Asks Hillary Clinton to Appear Over Email Use

A Republican-led House committee asked former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to agree to an interview over her use of a personal email for government business. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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