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Surgeon General’s Win Is a Political Miracle

Gergen & Biblarz, CNNThere can be life after death — or at least in American politics as we have just seen with the U.S. Senate’s approval of Dr. Vivek Murthy as the next U.S. surgeon general. It ‘s a small political miracle that promises to serve the nation well over the next two years.When President […]

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David Garth, 84, Dies; Consultant Was an Innovator of Political TV Ads

Mr. Garth helped elect governors, senators and four mayors of New York. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Political Calculus: Why Even a Good Midterm Turnout for Democrats in North Carolina Fell Short

To win re-election, Senator Kay Hagan would have needed the young and the nonwhite to turn out as if it were a presidential year. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Medicare Overbilling Probes Run Into Political Pressure

Medicare officials and investigators face questions from members of Congress about punitive actions affecting hospitals, doctors and other medical providers. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. spending bill would expand allowed donations to political parties

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tacked at the end of the 1,603-page government spending bill released by the U.S. House of Representatives late Tuesday is a provision that would enable wealthy individuals to make significantly larger contributions to political parties. Under current campaign finance law, individuals cannot give more than $ 32,400 a year […]

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First Draft Focus: The Week in Political Pictures

A look back at the week in politics. Full News here – First Draft

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Clinton’s Noncommittal Stance On Environment Creates Political Dilemma

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s environmental problem was on full display in back-to-back events here Monday evening. Full News here – Politics – The Huffington Post

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Supreme Court and Social-Media Threats | Jeb Bush Details His Political Vision

The Journal’s morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Jeb Bush Details Political Vision

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Monday said he is nearing a decision on whether to run for president and laid out a governing blueprint that could serve as the underpinnings of a 2016 campaign platform. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Massive Political Realignment Is Being Driven By The Tea Party – Politics Informer Video

Rush: If Republicans had embraced the tea party, midterm results wouldn’t even be a contest. http://www.infowars.com/rush-if-republicans-had-embraced-the-tea…

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