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With Facebook Post, Jeb Bush Takes A Big Step Toward 2016

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The former Florida governor announces that he will "actively explore" a 2016 run for the Republican presidential nomination

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Veto Threat Puts Tax Break Package Back At Square One

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

President Obama and many congressional Democrats object to making tax breaks for businesses permanent while allowing larger credits for the poor and middle class to lapse

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Jeb Bush Stands Firm On Common Core But Softens Tone

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Other potential GOP candidates side with Tea Party-backed opposition to the education standards, but the former Florida governor is not backing away from his longstanding support.

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How Many Louisiana Jobs Are Actually At Stake In Keystone Debate?

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Momentum to push legislation approving the oil pipeline is getting a boost from the Dec. 6 Louisiana Senate runoff — even though the unbuilt portion of pipeline wouldn't run anywhere near the state.

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Rand Paul's Kentucky Problem

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Republican senator, a top 2016 presidential prospect, is up against a state law that prevents him from running for re-election and for president simultaneously.

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What If The Senate Isn't Decided On Election Day?

Monday, November 03, 2014

The election outlook is promising for the GOP. But there are a few scenarios that could have America waiting well beyond Nov. 4 to know which party controls the Senate.

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McConnell Concedes GOP Senate Will Not Mean Obamacare Repeal

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The GOP majority leader-in-waiting tempers expectations about what a Republican-controlled Congress can realistically accomplish with President Obama in the White House.

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Political Scientists Find A Guinea Pig: Montana

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

To see if it affected voter interest, researchers sent fliers to Montana voters ranking their nonpartisan Supreme Court candidates by ideology. State officials did not appreciate the experiment.

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Outside Group Sends Blunt Message In N.C. Senate Race

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Koch Brothers-backed American Future Fund is running online ads supporting Libertarian candidate Sean Haugh, who backs marijuana legalization. The slogan? "More weed, less war."

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How The Florida Governor's Debate Became #Fangate

Friday, October 17, 2014

Republican Gov. Rick Scott's campaign wanted organizers to cancel Wednesday night's debate if Democrat Charlie Crist was allowed to use a fan at his podium.

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A Surprise Senate Battleground: South Dakota

Friday, October 10, 2014

Democrats and pro-campaign-finance reform Mayday PAC are promising to spend $1 million each to defeat former GOP Gov. Mike Rounds.

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FEC Greenlights More Convention Cash For Political Parties

Thursday, October 09, 2014

The Federal Election Commission approved a request from the Democratic and Republican parties to replace lost public funding with more donations from individuals — up to $32,400 per person per year.

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Democrats Winning Big Money, GOP Winning Big Secret Money

Monday, October 06, 2014

Democrats have the biggest-spending superPAC so far in Senate Majority PAC, but that could be overshadowed by secretly funded Republican-leaning groups Crossroads GPS and Americans for Prosperity.

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What Happens In A 50-50 Senate? Even More Joe Biden

Saturday, September 20, 2014

With polling suggesting there's a decent chance of a tied Senate next year, the gaffe-prone vice president could cut an even higher profile.

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How To Spot A Vulnerable House Democrat

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Thirteen Democrats voted with Republicans this week on what could be the final "message" votes heading into the midterm elections.

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Voters Hate Money In Politics ... Sort Of

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Voters overwhelmingly tell pollsters they dislike how much money is in politics. But they don't consider it a major issue.

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Voters Hate Money In Politics ... Sort Of

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Voters overwhelmingly tell pollsters they dislike how much money is in politics. But they don't consider it a major issue.

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Cantor's Wall Street Move Highlights Disclosure Law Loophole

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Despite a 2007 ethics law, House members can still negotiate for a post-Congress job without ever publicly disclosing it.

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151 Years Later, Pickett's Charge Hero Gets Medal Of Honor

Monday, September 01, 2014

Wisconsin native Lt. Alonzo Cushing's award caps a nearly three-decade campaign to get the Civil War battle honor through Congress.

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CBO Forecast: There's Good News And Bad News

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The nonpartisan budget office reports growth that's slower than expected, but also that the Affordable Care Act's changes to Medicare are successfully holding down costs.

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