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A Civics Lesson in President Obama’s Final State of the Union Address

On January 13, 2016, President Barack Obama delivered his final State of the Union Address to the U.S. Congress and the American People.[1] It included a general civics lesson that is now a general theme of many of his speeches this year, the final one of his presidency. 733 more words

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Donald Trump gives the GOP its comeuppance

Upon signing the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Bill Moyers related decades later, President Johnson said, “I think we just delivered the South to the Republican Party for a long time to come.” 654 more words

House Takes Redistricting Fight To Court

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – The House headed to court Monday as the next step in a heated battle with the Senate over how to redraw Florida’s 27 congressional districts. 455 more words

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Redistricting Special Session Collapses

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — A special session called to redraw state congressional lines was derailed Friday, the latest sign of growing acrimony between Republican leaders of the House and Senate. 674 more words

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Senate Approves Congressional Redistricting Plan

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – The Florida Senate has approved a congressional redistricting plan but will need to work out differences with the House before ending a special legislative session. 110 more words

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Lawmakers To Hold Special Session On Redistricting

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Florida lawmakers will hold a special session in October to redraw Senate districts, Senate President Andy Gardiner and House Speaker Steve Crisafulli announced Tuesday afternoon. 51 more words

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