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The Hill: Enrollment rush fails to boost ObamaCare

By Jonathan Easley 

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The Obama administration has been touting the last-minute enrollment surge for the healthcare law, but that success hasn’t boosted its popularity with voters, according to two new polls. 106 more words

Seniors

Scenes from the Go St. Louis Half Marathon

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Barb and I have run the Go! St. Louis half marathon or marathon several times since moving to eastern Iowa about 13 years ago. 506 more words

Running

Kelly Rowland Visits Capitol Hill

Singer Kelly Rowland visited the Cannon building on Capitol Hill this past Tuesday for a good cause.

Rowland, an ambassador for the Boys & Girls Club of America… 64 more words

Music

Rock Season Begins

Yesterday Tim and I went up north for some rock climbing, my first day out of the season. Initially we had intended on doing a multi-pitch route, so we had a look through the guide for anything big that was south facing to catch the sun and low in altitude to escape winter conditions. 304 more words

Summer Climbing

Tomatoes, Turnips, and Totes

The cat and I had been cooped up in the house for weeks, hostages to the unending expanse of white outside my windows. The roaring fireplace had lost its charm and the seed magazines on the coffee table mocked me with their pretense of an approaching flower-filled spring. 471 more words

SUMMER INTERNSHIP: "THE HILL" STATUS

It’s an exciting day y’all! Today, not only was I accepted into my first internship ever, it was an internship on “The Hill” (Washington DC). I am so honored to be given this amazing opportunity to not only work for this representative (who shall be unnamed), but to represent my home state as well. 788 more words

The Hill: Democrats unload on 'reckless' budget

By Mike Lillis 

House Democratic leaders wasted little time Tuesday hammering Rep. Paul Ryan’s 2015 budget proposal, framing it as a “reckless” and “unrealistic” document designed only to score political points with the Republican base. 212 more words

Seniors