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House Republicans Search for Votes to Repeal Obamacare - New York Times

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:34

New York Times

House Republicans Search for Votes to Repeal Obamacare
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Hard-line conservatives in the House will meet Thursday morning with President Trump to hammer out changes to the House bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, pressing to eliminate federal requirements that health insurance plans ...
Trump, desperate for a win, bets on health careCNN
Trump Floats Health Bill Changes to Win Over ConservativesBloomberg
Freedom Caucus, Trump reach 'agreement in principle' on healthcareThe Hill
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William Keeler, cardinal who headed Baltimore's archdiocese for 18 years, dies at 86 - Washington Post

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:39

Washington Post

William Keeler, cardinal who headed Baltimore's archdiocese for 18 years, dies at 86
Washington Post
Cardinal William H. Keeler, who headed Baltimore's archdiocese for 18 years and took a leading role in making the Catholic Church more responsive to the 2002 sexual-abuse scandal, died March 23 at a home for the aged in Catonsville, Md. He was 86.
Cardinal William Keeler dies at 86; led oldest diocese in USABC News
Baltimore Archbishop William Keeler dead at 86Baltimore Sun
Cardinal William H. Keeler, former Bishop of the Diocese of Harrisburg, dead at age 86FOX43.com
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Rick Perry Calls Texas A&M Student Election a 'Mockery' - New York Times

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:31

New York Times

Rick Perry Calls Texas A&M Student Election a 'Mockery'
New York Times
Rick Perry, the energy secretary and former governor of Texas, in Washington in January. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. Rick Perry, the former Texas governor and current United States energy secretary, says the recent presidential election was ...
Rick Perry blasts election of Texas A&M's first gay SGA presidentmySanAntonio.com
Rick Perry blasts election of Texas A&M's first openly gay student body presidentRaw Story
Energy Secretary Rick Perry Just Weighed in on a Student Body Election That Hinged on Glow SticksSlate Magazine (blog)
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New York State Senator Robert Ortt Is Charged With Violating Election Law - New York Times

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:05

New York Times

New York State Senator Robert Ortt Is Charged With Violating Election Law
New York Times
Robert G. Ortt, a Republican state senator from the Niagara Falls area, was indicted on Wednesday. Credit Mike Groll/Associated Press. ALBANY — A Republican state senator from the Niagara Falls area was indicted on Wednesday on charges that he ...
'I am guilty of nothing': Ortt pleads not guilty to election law violationsBuffalo News
State Sen. Robert Ortt arraigned in AG's campaign finance probeAlbany Times Union
AG: Sen. Rob Ortt's wife had no-show jobThe Journal News | LoHud.com
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Why not limit Neil Gorsuch — and all Supreme Court justices — to 18-year terms? - Washington Post

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 06:05

Washington Post

Why not limit Neil Gorsuch — and all Supreme Court justices — to 18-year terms?
Washington Post
This week, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch took the hot seat and began testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee. If confirmed, he will be one of only 113 people to sit on the high court since it was established in 1789. Why have so few people ...
Parents empowered by Supreme Court ruling in special ed caseAtlanta Journal Constitution
Supreme Court Rejects Education Minimum Applied by GorsuchNew York Times
Rights of learning-disabled students bolstered by high courtMinneapolis Star Tribune
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Teacher accused of improper relationship smiled because she is innocent, lawyer says - KRMG

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 06:00

KRMG

Teacher accused of improper relationship smiled because she is innocent, lawyer says
KRMG
LOCKHART, Texas - Why did a Texas teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a student smile in her mugshot? Her lawyer has offered an explanation. According to Dallas-Fort Worth's KXAS, Jason Nassour, attorney for Lockhart High School ...

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A book about a dress-loving boy was supposed to teach kids acceptance — until lawmakers complained - Washington Post

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:45

Washington Post

A book about a dress-loving boy was supposed to teach kids acceptance — until lawmakers complained
Washington Post
In “Jacob's New Dress,” a children's book published in 2014, the title character loves playing dress-up at school — fighting over who gets to be “the princess” with his friend Emily — but is teased by some of the boys in his class for wearing “girl ...
CMS asked to hand over facility maintenance after health violationsWCNC.com
'Jacob's New Dress' Is Pulled From First Grade Curriculum By North Carolina LawmakersBustle
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GOP health care bill: Why some Republicans are opposing it - CBS News

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:00

CBS News

GOP health care bill: Why some Republicans are opposing it
CBS News
House Republican leaders are putting their health care bill to a vote Thursday evening, but it is at this point not evident that they have the votes they'll need to pass the bill. They can lose up to 22 members, assuming that no Democrats will support ...

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Parents empowered by Supreme Court ruling in special ed case - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 23:58

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Parents empowered by Supreme Court ruling in special ed case
Atlanta Journal Constitution
FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, Chief Justice John Roberts speaks in Lexington, Ky. A unanimous Supreme Court on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, bolstered the rights of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public schools to offer ...

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Rape at Maryland high school stirs up debate on sanctuary cities - Washington Times

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 20:47

Washington Times

Rape at Maryland high school stirs up debate on sanctuary cities
Washington Times
Henry Sanchez-Milian was nabbed sneaking across the U.S. border in August, just 13 days shy of his 18th birthday. Had he been 18, he might have been quickly deported back to Guatemala. Instead, he was given a court date, told to come back eventually, ...
Lawyer: Student accused in rape 'wants to play by the rules'WTOP
Liberals Prefer Illegal Aliens Over Your KidsTownhall
Illegal immigrant accused of raping classmateWBAL Baltimore
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Donald Trump's Second Nominee For Labor Secretary Is Quietly Coasting - BuzzFeed News

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 17:56

Donald Trump's Second Nominee For Labor Secretary Is Quietly Coasting
BuzzFeed News
In a little-noticed confirmation hearing Wednesday, Alex Acosta largely avoided giving details of his priorities. Business groups and Republicans are pleased. posted on Mar. 22, 2017, at 3:55 p.m.. Cora Lewis. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Tweet. Tumblr.

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Trump praises black contributions before caucus meeting - Tampabay.com

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 15:59

Tampabay.com

Trump praises black contributions before caucus meeting
Tampabay.com
President Donald Trump praised the contributions of black Americans, saying "they lifted up the conscience of our nation during the march toward civil rights, enriched the soul of America in their faith and courage, and they've advanced our country in ...
President Donald Trump: 'No One Knows America Like Truckers Know America'Breitbart News

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Kentucky Governor Signs Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination Bill - GOOD Magazine

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 15:52

GOOD Magazine

Kentucky Governor Signs Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination Bill
GOOD Magazine
Last month, the Trump administration rescinded an Obama-era order that allows transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice in schools across the country. On Monday, Kentucky governor Matt Bevin signed a law that allows for students ...

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Secret Service Can't Afford The Trump Family's Lifestyle - Huffington Post

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 15:30

Huffington Post

Secret Service Can't Afford The Trump Family's Lifestyle
Huffington Post
President Donald Trump's frequent travel, large family and unusual living situation are apparently weighing heavily on the Secret Service's budget. The agency recently requested an additional $60 million in spending for fiscal year 2018, according to a ...
Woman found dangling by her shoelaces from White House fence is released after hearingWashington Post
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4 dead in London vehicle and knife attack, including police officer, attacker; 20 hurt - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 14:41

Chicago Tribune

4 dead in London vehicle and knife attack, including police officer, attacker; 20 hurt
Chicago Tribune
At least four were people killed and 20 injured in what London police are treating as a “terrorist incident” outside Britain's Parliament. (March 22, 2017). Jill Lawless and Danica KirkaAssociated Press. A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at ...
4 dead, including attacker, in car rampage, knife attack in LondonCBS News
2 critically hurt in Wisconsin shooting, police sayFox News
DOJ involved after 3 shootings in 2 hour span near Rothschild, WestonWSAW
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Funeral held for pugnacious NY journalist Jimmy Breslin - Washington Post

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 14:10

Washington Post

Funeral held for pugnacious NY journalist Jimmy Breslin
Washington Post
NEW YORK — New York political leaders from the last 50 years have joined Jimmy Breslin's family in celebrating the life of the pugnacious journalist. During the funeral Wednesday, Kevin Breslin alluded to his father's gruffness. He thanked the ...
Jimmy Breslin funeral: Photos from the Upper West Side serviceamNY

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Poll: Trump's support slipping among Republicans, white voters, men - The Hill

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:25

The Hill

Poll: Trump's support slipping among Republicans, white voters, men
The Hill
President Trump's support among Republicans, white voters and men is dropping, according to a new survey. A Quinnipiac University poll finds that the president has a job approval rating of just 37 percent. Fifty-six percent of respondents disapprove of ...
Q Poll: Trump's Rating Drops Among Men, White VotersHartford Courant
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Trump spoke with British prime minister May after parliament shooting - Politico

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:13

Fortune

Trump spoke with British prime minister May after parliament shooting
Politico
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Wednesday that President Donald Trump has spoken with British Prime Minister Theresa May and has been briefed on the ongoing investigation into what authorities in London have labeled a terrorist attack ...
The Latest: Trump, May speak about London attackBoston Herald
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