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Republican candidate for Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner celebrates after winning the nomination in the Illinois Primary in Chicago

Reporter quits Chicago newspaper, says governor candidate influenced paper

By Fiona Ortiz CHICAGO (Reuters) – A veteran Illinois political reporter quit his job at the Chicago Sun-Times on Wednesday and accused the newspaper of bowing to pressure from Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner by removing him from the campaign beat. Dave McKinney, a 19-year veteran of the paper who covered the state capital, said […]

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Republicans lead Dems in early votes cast in Iowa for first time, GOP says

The memo stated that as of Wednesday, the cumulative number of registered Republican early and absentee voting returns surpassed those of the Democrats by 305 ballots.  Full News here – FOX News

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BP’s Damage To The Gulf Of Mexico Has Been Wildly Exaggerated, Says BP Flack In Politico Magazine

Today’s Politico Magazine offers up some seriously dope sponsored content for your weary body, in the form of an article called “No, BP Didn’t Ruin The Gulf.” The piece goes on to insist, at length, that four years after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, things down around the Gulf Coast are hunky-dory, nothing to worry […]

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Elizabeth Warren Campaigns With Bruce Braley For His Senate Campaign Bid

Elizabeth Warren says she’s been treated differently in the Senate, but won’t say how

Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she has been treated differently as a woman in Congress. But unlike Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who opened up about her experience with sexism on Capitol Hill in a recent book, Warren won't elaborate. Full News here – Politics News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Obama says embattled Dems ‘strong allies’ who ‘supported my agenda’

The president, during a radio interview on Monday, claimed Democratic candidates who are avoiding him on the campaign trail nevertheless are “strong allies” who have “supported my agenda in Congress.”   Full News here – FOX News

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Obama says gay marriage a constitutional right

President Obama’s views on gay marriage continue to “evolve.” The president now says he views same-sex marriage as a constitutional right. Full News here – FOX News

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A gay couple holds hands during a rally in support of the United States Supreme Court decision on marriage rights in San Diego

Wyoming attorney general says gay marriages can begin on Tuesday

By Dan Whitcomb (Reuters) – Gay marriages can begin in Wyoming on Tuesday after the state files a formal notice that it will not appeal a judge's order overturning a ban on same-sex matrimony, the state's attorney general said on Monday. U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl struck down Wyoming's gay marriage ban last week, finding […]

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Congressional Hearing On Ebola Was ‘Shameful,’ Janet Napolitano Says

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Janet Napolitano on Saturday lambasted Congress for politicizing concerns about the Ebola virus, and drew parallels to the response to 2009’s H1N1 flu pandemic, which she oversaw as Homeland Security Secretary. Napolitano criticized a recent Congressional hearing on Ebola featuring Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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Frontier Airlines President Says Nurse On Flights May Have Been At More Advanced Stage Of Ebola Than Thought

DENVER (AP) — The president of Frontier Airlines says a nurse who was on flights between Dallas and Cleveland and who later tested positive for Ebola may have been at a more advanced stage of the illness than previously thought. Barry Biffle emailed employees Friday about the findings by the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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Fed’s Yellen Says Extreme Inequality Could Be Un-American

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen delivered a strong indictment of rising inequality of wealth and income in the U.S., saying it was creating a vicious circle that was impeding the economic mobility that used to be at the heart of American economic values. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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