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Obama on Republicans: ‘They Do Nothing But Only Abuse Me’ – Politics Informer Video

Republicans’ Hatred of Obama Blinds Them To Public Disinterest in Scandals: http://www.afroarticles.com/article-dashboard/Article/Republicans–Hatred-of-Obam… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Georgia Republicans Ready to Pick Their Senate Candidate

A contentious campaign will come to an end Tuesday in a runoff between Jack Kingston and David Perdue, with the winner facing Michelle Nunn in November. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Republicans’ Dangerous Immigration Games

Amy Davidson, New YorkerLast Tuesday, a crowd of angry people gathered on a road in Oracle, Arizona, a small town near Tucson. They’d heard that about fifty children from Central America—some of the unaccompanied thousands who have crossed the border in recent months—were being brought to a youth home nearby, and they wanted to turn […]

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House Republicans Take Aim at Dodd-Frank

House Financial Services Committee Republicans are mounting fresh criticism of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial law in a report to be released Monday. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Republicans Try to Hamstring Obama on Immigration

Greg Sargent, WPOn the surface, the partisan skirmishing over minors crossing the border seems like pretty straightforward political maneuvering, with Republicans trying to saddle Dems with blame for the debacle, and Dems blasting Republicans for heartlessness towards the plight of children fleeing horrible conditions at home. But what’s really going on here is that both […]

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United States Trade Representative Froman testifies before the Senate Finance Committee in Washington

Republicans up pressure for fast-track trade authority

Some Republican lawmakers on Thursday threatened to withhold support for a Pacific trade pact unless Congress first passes legislation to ensure any deal will go to Congress for an up or down vote, without amendments. In a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman, the 23 Republican members of the House panel with jurisdiction over […]

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie talks with the media at the National Governors Association convention Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

One in three Iowa Republicans dislikes Chris Christie: poll

Possible presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie face challenges in Iowa, a new NBC News/Marist poll finds. Full News here – Politics News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Chris Dodd Warns Of Coalition Between Populist Democrats And Republicans

WASHINGTON — The rise of anti-corporate conservatives is a significant threat to the American banking establishment, according to former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.), who warned a gathering of Beltway centrists on Tuesday about a potentially formidable coalition between hard-line banking critics in both parties. “‘Crony capitalism’ is not a word just used by the left […]

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House Republicans to Huddle Tuesday On Export-Import Bank

House Republicans plan to meet Tuesday afternoon to discuss how to approach the Export-Import Bank amid a split in the caucus over whether to reauthorize the agency. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Senator John McCain speaks during a hearing about border security in Washington

Key Republicans balk at White House border funds request

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leading Republican lawmakers balked on Sunday at supporting a White House spending request aimed at bolstering the U.S. border with Mexico, where thousands of children have crossed recently, while calling for changes in the law to allow faster deportations. The White House has asked for $ 3.7 billion in […]

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