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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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Perry Says Ground Troops Must Be An Option Against Iraq Militants

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The Texas governor exploring a 2016 presidential bid says the Islamic State is too big of a threat to take direct intervention off the table.

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Who Are The Protesters Getting Arrested In Ferguson?

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The violence at night in Ferguson, Mo., has calmed down for now. However, more than 160 people have been arrested since the protests began. Police records offer a sense of who they are.

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With No Plan From Congress, Homeland Security Improvises

Friday, August 08, 2014

More than $400 million is being moved from other programs to keep Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection from running out of money.

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How To Botch Latino Outreach

Friday, August 08, 2014

The Republican Party's effort to court Hispanics is being muddled by some very off-message, anti-immigration rhetoric from GOP House members.

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Lawsuit Opens A Long Round Of Political Pingpong

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Republicans in the House voted to allow Speaker John Boehner to sue President Obama. They believe the president has overstepped his constitutional authority.

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Highway Bill As Establishment Vs. Tea Party, Chapter 943

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The same groups that pushed for tactics that resulted in a government shutdown in 2013 urged a "no" vote on a short-term highway bill Tuesday.

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FCC Extending Net Neutrality Commenting Time After Site Buckles

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Heavy traffic to the FCC's commenting site crashed it on Tuesday. That was the original deadline for the public to weigh in on a controversial Internet proposal. You now have until Friday to comment.

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In Race To Replace Cantor, Southern Republicans See Opportunity

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

The House GOP's upcoming leadership election to fill Rep. Eric Cantor's majority leader position has opened a new rift: the South versus everybody else.

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GOP House Votes To Leave States Alone On Medical Marijuana

Friday, May 30, 2014

Nearly 50 Republicans signed on to a measure forbidding Department of Justice from interfering with medicinal marijuana laws in 32 states and the District of Columbia.

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