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Republicans Cool To Paying For Trump's Infrastructure Plan With Transportation Cuts
The president proposed billions in spending, but no one can agree on how to pay for it.
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Top GOP Races To Watch In 2018
The midterm elections are shaping up to be one of the most contentious in recent history.
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Trump's NASA Pick Skewered For Climate Change Denial, Divisive Past At Hearing
One senator called nominee Jim Bridenstine's behavior "as extreme as any" he'd seen in Washington.
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Hope You Don't Expect The Senate GOP To Be Transparent About Obamacare Repeal
Private negotiations, a quick floor vote -- yeah, you've seen this before.
They talk the talk, but don't write the checks: No Trump donors on Republican stage yet
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Woman Up, Mississippi Leaders!
Robert S. McElvaine
It's not about "political correctness" (in the context of current Mississippi politics, supporting the inclusion of the Rebel standard on the state flag is the politically "correct" thing to do). It's about moral correctness; it's about historical correctness; it's about common decency.
Both Mississippi Senators Urge State To Change Its Flag In Wake Of Charleston
Sen. Cory Gardner Makes An Awesome Weed Joke During A Committee Hearing
So, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner doesn’t even make the video and he steals the show with his one-liner?
Immigration Activists To GOP: You're Dead To Us
Why We Must Empower Victims of Human Trafficking
Sen. Roger Wicker
U.S. Senator for the State of Mississippi
Although news headlines often glibly refer to a "war on women" in political terms, policymakers might well devote more energy to sex trafficking -- a nightmarish war faced by the most vulnerable among us, young women who are being bought and sold for sex against their will.
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Military Pension Cuts Prove Hypocrisy of Republicans
Political blogger, Detroit News
The question the Republicans who are fighting to restore the cuts to military pensions really need to answer is, what makes all of these other brave men and women who work for the government less deserving of good pay, great benefits and public adoration?
Man Charged With Sending Ricin To Obama To Change Plea
Arrest Made In Ricin Letter Case
Harry Reid: More Ricin Letter At Bolling Air Force Base
A third ricin letter has been discovered by authorities in the nation's capital Tuesday, the same day the initial suspect in the mailing of earlier letters was released, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told reporters.
Reid: Another Ricin Letter Found
Ryan J. Reilly
Roger Wicker And Paul Kevin Curtis Go Way Back
FBI Arrests Man In Connection With Ricin Letters Case
Arrest Made In Ricin Letters Case
More Senate Offices Report Suspicious Mail
Poison-Tainted Mailer To Obama Intercepted
Poison-Tainted Letter Sent To Senator's Office
Senators Explain Why They Tried To Prevent Debate On Gun Control Bill
GOP Farce at Hagel Hearings
Co-Founder of VoteVets.org, Iraq War Veteran
All the money spent by the Sheldon Adelsons of the world, to sink this nomination, is a colossal waste. Chuck Hagel will be confirmed, and neoconservative influence over our military policy will finally, and thankfully, be dead.
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