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Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on Eric Fanning's Confirmation as Secretary of the Army

“I want to congratulate Eric Fanning on his confirmation as Secretary of the Army by the U.S. Senate.  Eric is one of our country’s most knowledgeable, dedicated, and experienced defense officials and I am confident he will make an exceptional Secretary. 38 more words

Department Of Defense

Ron Johnson says he met with SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland; still doesn't want Senate to confirm him

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Ron Johnson says he has met with President Barack Obama’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee but he still doesn’t want the Senate to confirm him. 741 more words

Politics

Ron Johnson officially kicks off campaign for re-election to Senate, says he "can't quit this country"

OSHKOSH — Senator Ron Johnson on Monday, May 2nd officially kicked off his campaign for re-election to the United States Senate.

Johnson said he is running for re-election because he “can’t quit this country.” 248 more words

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2016 Primary Results - Democratic Candidates – Maryland US Senate Race

Ten candidates in this race but we all knew it was really down to two (Van Hollen and Edwards). I think the big shock was how nasty this race became at the end…glad the commercials will no longer be on every channel I appear to watch. 89 more words

Politics

Governor Scott Walker to make campaign stops with Senator Ron Johnson

MADISON — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson plans to make campaign stops around Wisconsin with Gov. Scott Walker this weekend.

Johnson and Walker, both Republicans, will appear in Wisconsin Rapids, Clinton, and Kimberly on Saturday, April 16th. 99 more words

Scott Walker

Don Lemon, CNN Headquarters, and D.C.'s Homeless

“No more than half a block away is the CNN’s Washington bureau building. Many of its employees walk right by these tent encampments on their way to and from work on a daily basis.”  655 more words

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