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Hillary Clinton Turns Attention to Women Voters

Hillary Clinton is spending the latter part of the week speaking about issues central to women, whose support would prove crucial to her anticipated presidential bid. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Scottish Independence: A Lesson for American Voters?

Linda Killian: The referendum on Scottish independence from Great Britain has been a long time coming – arguably 700 years. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Health Law Falls Flat With Kentucky Voters, Even Those It Helps

Although expanded coverage made a state an early success story, there is little evidence it will help Democrats there in the midterm elections. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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A Rebound in Michigan Fails to Lift Voters’ Gloom

No state has seen stronger gains in employment since the recession, but the recovery has proven to be something of an abstraction to voters. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Hillary Clinton Faces Skeptical Iowa Voters

It was Iowa that punctured Hillary Clinton’s bid for the presidency in 2008. If she runs again, it looks like she still has work to do there. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Almost Two-Thirds of Americans Back Attacking Militants — WSJ/NBC Poll | Democrats Rest Midterm Hopes on Women Voters

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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Ducey smiles after voting in Paradise Valley, Phoenix

Voters pick gubernatorial, Senate candidates in last U.S. primaries of 2014

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) – Voters in five East Coast states head to the polls on Tuesday for wide-open gubernatorial primary elections in Massachusetts and Rhode Island while Republicans in New Hampshire and Delaware will pick challengers to incumbent Democratic U.S. In Massachusetts, voters could set the stage for a general election matchup between […]

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Scott Brown, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, answers a question from the audience during a town hall campaign stop at a VFW post in Hudson

New Hampshire voters to pick Republican challenger for U.S. Senate race

Senator Scott Brown aims to complete his rebranding as a native son of New Hampshire on Tuesday by winning the Republican nomination to run against incumbent U.S. Brown faces a three-way primary with former state Senator Jim Rubens, whose campaign has won the backing of a new super-PAC aimed at reducing the role of money […]

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New Jersey Governor Christie gives news conference in Trenton

Democrats to launch ad reminding voters of Christie bridge scandal

The Democratic Party plans to launch a political ad on Monday marking the one-year anniversary of "Bridgegate" to remind voters of the scandal that ensnared top aides of Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a likely 2016 White House contender. During four days last September, access lanes to the George Washington Bridge, the busiest span […]

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Steyer’s NextGen to target 1 million swing voters ahead of U.S. election

By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer’s political group on Wednesday said it plans to focus on winning over a narrow band of voters persuadable on climate change issues in key states ahead of U.S. NextGen Climate, Steyer’s group, said it has made a targeted push to gain the support of more […]

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