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Cuomo, Legislature enjoy high marks from voters as session begins - Legislative Gazette

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 04:46
Cuomo, Legislature enjoy high marks from voters as session begins  Legislative Gazette

Progressive agenda gets strong support from voters; pay raises for lawmakers and other officials is unpopular across all demographics. As he prepares to ...

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Links for 1/15/19 - National Catholic Reporter

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 04:40
Links for 1/15/19  National Catholic Reporter

At Commonweal, Peter Steinfels has served the cause of truth in a singular fashion with his enormous and painstaking examination of the sweeping claims ...

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Meet the 2020 Presidential Candidates - TIME

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 03:00
Meet the 2020 Presidential Candidates  TIME

More than 450 candidates have already registered with the Federal Election Commission to run for president in 2020.

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Some of the new Democrats in Congress are making a shift further left - WSET

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 03:00
Some of the new Democrats in Congress are making a shift further left  WSET

WASHINGTON (SBG) - New House member Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has only been on the job for a few weeks and is already challenging how the ...

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Sen. Collins Faces Pressure From Republicans To Support Funding For Border Wall - Maine Public

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 03:00
Sen. Collins Faces Pressure From Republicans To Support Funding For Border Wall  Maine Public

The Maine Republican Party is pressuring U.S. Sen. Susan Collins to approve President Donald Trump's wall along the southern border, a request that's at.

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Navigating the Great Divide in our country | Columnists - Uniontown Herald Standard

Google News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 02:00
Navigating the Great Divide in our country | Columnists  Uniontown Herald Standard

In the months after the election of Donald Trump, there was a mini-political movement in California to get the Golden State to secede from the Union.

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Republican Palestinian-American is sole vote against anti-Semitism monitor - The Times of Israel

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:53
Republican Palestinian-American is sole vote against anti-Semitism monitor  The Times of Israel

Justin Amash, the Christian libertarian congressman from Michigan, doesn't respond when asked why he opposed bill which would set a 90-day deadline for ...

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How to Talk to Someone Who Wants to Put You in a Gulag - The American Conservative

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:38
How to Talk to Someone Who Wants to Put You in a Gulag  The American Conservative

A few months ago, I was having a few beers with TAC managing editor Matt Purple, and we ended up pondering the great question of our times: why did people ...

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Alvarado: Moderation Applies to Politics Too - Daily Utah Chronicle

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 20:36
Alvarado: Moderation Applies to Politics Too  Daily Utah Chronicle

On the political spectrum, there is no doubt I fit somewhere on the extreme left. I consider myself a very progressive liberal and most of the people surrounding ...

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Petersen: Civility is Overrated. Someone Tell Democrats. - Daily Utah Chronicle

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 20:09
Petersen: Civility is Overrated. Someone Tell Democrats.  Daily Utah Chronicle

The midterm elections are over. Let the liberal infighting commence. With a majority in the House of Representatives and a presidential election on the horizon, ...

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Republicans taking no-mercy approach to even longshot 2020 Democrats - Fox News

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 18:30
Republicans taking no-mercy approach to even longshot 2020 Democrats  Fox News

Even lesser-known prospective Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls are already facing a withering barrage of criticism from the Republican establishment, ...

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Burlington’s Progressive Party showing signs of an identity shift - vtdigger.org

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 17:30
Burlington’s Progressive Party showing signs of an identity shift  vtdigger.org

Perri Freeman speaks at Progressive caucus where she defeated city councilor Jane Knodell for the party nomination. Photo by Aidan Quigley/VTDigger.

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Democrats dominate political spending on Twitter - Center for Responsive Politics

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 17:29
Democrats dominate political spending on Twitter  Center for Responsive Politics

Twitter's political spending data shows that Democrats and liberal groups are outspending their conservative counterparts on the digital platform.

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Who was the one House rep to vote against a federal anti-Semitism monitor? A libertarian Palestinian American. - Cleveland Jewish News

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 17:04
Who was the one House rep to vote against a federal anti-Semitism monitor? A libertarian Palestinian American.  Cleveland Jewish News

WASHINGTON— Chris Smith, the New Jersey Republican who is trying to push through a bill that would enhance the role of the anti-Semitism monitor, put out a ...

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Who was the one House rep to vote against a federal anti-Semitism monitor? A libertarian Palestinian American. - JTA News

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 17:04
Who was the one House rep to vote against a federal anti-Semitism monitor? A libertarian Palestinian American.  JTA News

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Chris Smith, the New Jersey Republican who is trying to push through a bill that would enhance the role of the anti-Semitism monitor, ...

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Return of the Neocons! - Rolling Stone

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 15:09
Return of the Neocons!  Rolling Stone

Neoconservatives, the architects of the War on Terror, are the political version of Jason in Friday the 13th: You can never bank on them being completely dead.

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How Ocasio-Cortez and new liberal women are changing their party - Danbury News Times

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 13:19
How Ocasio-Cortez and new liberal women are changing their party  Danbury News Times

A quartet of young Democratic women, new to Congress and unafraid to push boundaries, is making an audacious attempt to set their party's agenda and shape ...

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The State of Politics: State Loses Political Power in Washington - urbanmilwaukee

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:43
The State of Politics: State Loses Political Power in Washington  urbanmilwaukee

Of all states, Wisconsin and Michigan have lost the most clout in D.C., experts say.

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Better Angels Ascribe To Notion That Civility And Politics Can Coexist - WLRN

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:01
Better Angels Ascribe To Notion That Civility And Politics Can Coexist  WLRN

The idea of civility in politics has become almost a quaint idea in some circles. A nonpartisan group called Better Angels is advancing the notion that we can talk ...

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Bill Clements gave Texas Republicans the road map 40 years ago - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Google News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:57
Bill Clements gave Texas Republicans the road map 40 years ago  Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Today, like in 1978, the dominant state political party is split, between mainstream Reagan/Clements Republicans and libertarian Republicans.

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