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Secretary of State Kerry Defends Talks With Iran

Secretary of State John Kerry defended U.S.-led international diplomatic efforts to prevent Iran from developing a nuclear weapon and argued Israel is already safer as a result of the talks. Full News here – Washington Wire

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MAP: Find Out What Exports Mean for Business in Your Home State

"Export" — a rather formal word for such an important piece of our economic strength, and our daily lives. Think about it: When you're browsing eBay or Etsy, or perusing a small business in your community, you may be shopping with business owners who sell their products to consumers across the globe. Those exports have […]

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Brooklyn Men Accused of Plot to Join Islamic State

Three Brooklyn men who were planning to travel to Syria to join the militant group known as Islamic State were arrested on Wednesday as part of a joint investigation by local and federal investigators, authorities said. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. Congress should allow force, not war against Islamic State: Rubio

By Scott Malone MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, a potential candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, on Tuesday said Congress should deal with Islamic State militants by authorizing use of military force that is not limited in duration or geography but stop short of making a declaration of war. Speaking to voters […]

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Obama State of the Union 2015 Address: President

Obama State of the Union 2015 Address: President’s [FULL] SOTU Speech Today on 1/20/15 – Politics Informer Video

Obama State of the Union 2015 Address: The president laid out a vision for his last two years in office, outlining areas of possible consensus with Republica…

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Govern Yourselves, State Lawmakers Tell Cities, but Not Too Much

So-called pre-emption laws, passed in states across the country, have stopped cities from regulating landlords, building municipal broadband systems and raising the minimum wage. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Carter holds a news conference after spending the day at Kandahar Airfield

New Defense Secretary hosts U.S. gathering on Islamic State strategy

By Phil Stewart KUWAIT CITY (Reuters) – New U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is gathering top U.S. military commanders and diplomats for talks in Kuwait on Monday about the battle against Islamic State, as America's military effort approaches major hurdles in both Iraq and Syria. Carter says he hopes the roughly six hours of largely […]

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State lawmakers weigh ending ‘unnecessary’ car inspections

State lawmakers are revving up efforts to abolish or roll back car inspections — arguing that the government-mandated check-ups amount to little more than a hassle and a tax. Full News here – FOX News

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Twitter Can’t Tame the Islamic State

George Will, Washington Post Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address – Politics Informer Video

President Barack Obama delivers his sixth State of the Union address, at the United States Capitol, January 20, 2015.

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