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Some Republicans Back State Minimum-Wage Boosts

Republican candidates in states where voters will decide on boosting the minimum wage say they favor those pay-increase measures even as they oppose raising the federal wage floor. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Hilarious: Utah Republicans Say Gay Marriage Leads to Polygamy & Incest – Politics Informer Video

Utah Republicans worry that gay marriage will lead to polygamy http://www.scribd.com/doc/239167263/Utah-Legislators-Amicus-Brief http://joemygod.blogspot.com/2014/09/80-utah-legislators-tell-sc…

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Republicans Press for Ground Troops Against Islamic State

Several Republicans on Sunday called on the Obama administration to put U.S. ground forces into the fight against Islamic State, countering the administration’s plan to rely on ground forces from countries in the region. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Pelosi: “Civilization As We Know It Would Be In Jeopardy If Republicans Win The Senate”

BILL MAHER: I want to ask you about this election that's coming up because now the campaign has been kicked off. Nate Silver said the other day it looks like actually the Republicans are going to win the Senate and everyone was like 'Oh, no, they're going to win the Senate.' My question is what […]

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U.S. President Obama delivers a live televised address to the nation on his plans for military action against the Islamic State, from the Cross Hall of the White House in Washington

Top Republicans back Obama’s plan to fight Islamic State

House of Representatives voiced support on Thursday for President Barack Obama's expanded campaign against Islamic State militants, but members of his party questioned whether the plan was forceful enough. Obama sent a panel of top administration officials to make the case to Congress for broadening operations against the Sunni militants, including U.S. In a televised […]

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Midterm Calculus: Republicans Lead Most Governor’s Races, but Margins Are Small

The G.O.P. advantage is mainly a reflection of incumbency, with Pennsylvania’s Tom Corbett the exception to the trend. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Republicans Are Right, Dems Are Wrong & America Loses Again – Politics Informer Video

“House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s stunning loss in his Republican primary introduced a number of potential unpredictable macroeconomic events into the 201…

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Water Fight: House Republicans Take On EPA

If a ditch fills with rainwater – and nobody’s around to see it – can it still be regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency? Full News here – Washington Wire

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President Obama attacks Republicans’ effort to impeach and sue him – Politics Informer Video

President Obama mocks Republicans’ attempt to sue him. ‘I’m on your side, man!': Obama meets with Hispanic hecklers who interrupted Texas economic speech wit…

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Republicans’ Nightmare: Obamacare Is Working

Sahil Kapur, TPMFor Republicans, the Obamacare reckoning has arrived sooner than expected.The politics of the health care law have undergone a sea change since its disastrous rollout last fall, when many conservative operatives were salivating at the prospect of a GOP wave in the midterm elections due to an Obamacare “train wreck.” Full News here […]

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