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Tamara Keith

Tamara Keith appears in the following:

Polls Show New Hampshire's U.S. Senate Race Is A Tossup

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Republican Scott Brown is doing everything he can to nationalize the race — to make it about an unpopular president. Incumbent Jeanne Shaheen, a Democrat, is trying to make it a local race.

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Wisconsin Democratic Candidate Welcomes Obama When Others Won't

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

President Obama is campaigning only where he can help — not hurt — Democratic candidates. That isn't very many places. But it does include some governor's races, like in Wisconsin.

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Different Ebola Quarantine Policies Send A Confusing Message

Monday, October 27, 2014

The White House says it's working on guidelines for how to deal with those coming to the U.S. from Ebola-stricken countries. But several states have jumped out ahead, generating controversy.

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Meet The Hero Dogs Of The Secret Service

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Secret Service is gladly highlighting its canine heroes, Hurricane and Jordan, after weeks of the drip, drip, drip of an agency in trouble.

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Obama Has To Balance His Base Without Hurting Dems In Red States

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

If Democrats have a chance of hanging onto Senate seats in southern states, they need to do well with African American voters. But for President Obama, that creates a difficult balance between turning out the base and energizing GOP voters who don't like him.

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In Tight Races, Both Parties Bank On Early Votes

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Two million people have already voted in next month's election, including President Obama. Locking in votes early is huge, particularly since control of the Senate rests in a handful of close races.

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New 'Ebola Czar' Has Political, Not Public Health, Background

Friday, October 17, 2014

The White House named a longtime Democratic insider to be the so-called Ebola czar on Friday. Just who is Ron Klain and will his appointment make a difference, good or bad?

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Clay Aiken: An American Idol On The Campaign Trail In North Carolina

Thursday, October 16, 2014

American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken has hung up his microphone as he runs for Congress as a Democrat representing the rural center of the state. But the campaign is a long shot.

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Pizza Man Delivers Third-Party Option

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Sean Haugh is making waves as a Libertarian candidate in North Carolina's U.S. Senate race. He isn't the only one: Independent candidates are a factor in at least a dozen races.

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Democrats, Republicans Pitch Old Ideas In New Packaging

Thursday, October 02, 2014

With a month before the midterm elections, President Obama is trying to frame the elections by touting the administration's success on the economy. Republicans have other ideas.

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Amid Scandal, Secret Service Director Resigns

Thursday, October 02, 2014

What's next for the Secret Service now that its leader has resigned following embarrassing security lapses? On Wednesday, Julia Pierson, the director who had been on the job less than 2 years, quit.

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Obama Sidesteps Midterm Campaigning As Approval Ratings Slump

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

The president's job approval rating is somewhere in the low 40s. That means there are a lot of places where his presence would hurt more than it helps.

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In New York's North Country, The Republican Party's New Poster Candidate

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Elise Stefanik is 30 years old and running for Congress. If she wins, she would be the youngest woman ever elected to Congress. Democrats hope filmmaker Aaron Woolf can help them hang on to the seat.

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Obama Emphasizes Coalition In Comments On Syrian Strikes

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

President Obama spoke about airstrikes in Syria on Tuesday morning, moments before he left for New York for the United Nations General Assembly meeting.

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House Lawmakers To Hold Hearing On White House Security Issues

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

New details are emerging about Friday's incident when a man scaled a fence and reached the White House before the Secret Service subdued him. The incident is prompting questions about lax security.

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Anticipating Attacks, GOP Campaigns Focus On Courting Women Voters

Friday, September 19, 2014

National Republican Party officials encouraged 2014 candidates to launch positive ads targeting women. One for a House candidate from Minnesota touts an annual charity walk he does in pink heels.

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House Approves Bill To Train, Arm Syrian Rebels

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

It's the only part of President Obama's strategy for combating the extremist group Islamic State that he's asked Congress to weigh in on.

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Medals Of Honor Recognize Harrowing Battle And A Dying Act

Monday, September 15, 2014

President Obama awarded the medals to two soldiers who served in Vietnam. Bennie Adkins, who suffered 18 body wounds, reflects on "a horrible, horrible type of battle."

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Obama's Hawkish Plan For Islamic State Puts Doves In A Quandary

Saturday, September 13, 2014

The president's proposal to degrade and destroy the Islamic State poses a challenge for members of his own party, who have traditionally provided the anti-war voices in Congress.

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Congress Generally Supportive Of Action Against ISIS

Thursday, September 11, 2014

President Obama's request for congressional authorization to help Syrian rebels fight Islamic State militants has thrown a wrench into what was supposed to have been a quiet two weeks on Capitol Hill.

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