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National Briefing | Southwest: New Mexico: City to Revise Police Camera Policy

Albuquerque police officials say their policy for the use of body cameras is nearly impossible to follow, and they told The Albuquerque Journal that a new policy for the cameras would be put in place next year. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Why We’re Still Fighting the Last War on Trade Policy

The other day, President Obama spoke to 100 top CEOs from the Business Roundtable. He was asked about two huge new trade deals, favored by global companies, known as TPP and TTIP. The President taunted critics of our failing trade policy, telling them, “Stop fighting the last war.” That sounds patronizing. Is it true that […]

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Marco Rubio’s Old-School Cuba Policy

Peter Beinart, The AtlanticMarco Rubio titled his autobiography American Son. The book, whose cover shows the 43-year-old senator without a tie, is meant to convey youth. But it actually explains why, when it comes to Cuba policy, Rubio’s views are so old. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Sen. Rubio: I’m Going To Continue To Oppose The “Obama-Paul Foreign Policy” On Cuba

GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS, ABC'S "THIS WEEK" HOST: I want to get to the debate between you and Rand Paul inside the Republican Party right now. You guys got in something of a Twitter war over the course of this week on this issue of Cuba. The latest one from Rand Paul saying, "Senator Marco Rubio is […]

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Marco Rubio Criticizes ‘Obama-Paul’ Policy on Cuba

Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) stepped up his foreign-policy debate with Sen. Rand Paul’s over Cuba by tying the Kentucky Republican to President Barack Obama. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Rubio: Rand Paul Has “Decided To Adopt Obama’s Foreign Policy” On Cuba

"I think it's unfortunate that Rand decided to adopt Barack Obama's foreign policy on this matter. Look, for me, the interest in Cuba, obviously, I know people in this community who have family members who were executed by this regime…he just basically repeated the talking points of the president"¦but I'm telling you, it isn't going […]

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2014: A Year of Wake-Up Calls in Foreign Policy

Brian Katulis: Global events prompted the administration to make an important shift in its approach to foreign policy in 2014, but the shift remains incomplete. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Paul, Rubio clash over Obama’s Cuba policy

Flipping the script on a Republican rival, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Friday criticized Florida Sen. Marco Rubio as “an isolationist” as the GOP’s intra-party feud over President Obama’s new Cuba policy intensified. The charge was unusual for the libertarian-minded Paul, often cast as an isolationist himself. On Friday, however, Paul made the case for […]

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Senator Marco Rubio, (R-FL), the son of Cuban immigrants, speaks during a press conference in Miami

Potential U.S. Republican 2016 contenders spar over Cuba policy

By Gabriel Debenedetti WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Neither is officially running for president yet, but potential Republican 2016 presidential candidates Rand Paul and Marco Rubio have trading barbs about Cuba in what were the opening shots of an intraparty fight over U.S. policy toward Havana. Rubio, a Cuban-American freshman senator from Florida, has become the face […]

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Rubio and Paul Trade Shots Over Cuba Policy

A public debate over Cuba policy has broken out between Senators Marco Rubio and Rand Paul, two potential Republican candidates for president in 2016. Full News here – First Draft

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