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Sen. Jack Reed traveling in the Middle East this week

(WPRI) – U.S. Senator from Rhode Island Jack Reed will be traveling to Afghanistan, Iraq, Bahrain, and other nations in the Middle East this week. 110 more words

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Murphy, Rubio battle over who's left footprints in Washington

In Florida’s tightening U.S. Senate race, Republican Marco Rubio and Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy are battling over whether the other has left any real footprints in Washington. 201 more words


Blumenthal, Carter Battle Over Gun Control, Health Care Law

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Republican challenger Dan Carter took each other to task on issues that included gun control and the federal health care law in an hourlong debate. 101 more words


Why I Will Vote Anyway

To be perfectly honest, I have a pretty low opinion of both Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump.

I was really a Bernie Sanders supporter. I think he really cares about the things I care about. 615 more words


Murphy-Rubio Univision debate: Si o no? No!

A Univision debate between Republican Marco Rubio and Democrat Patrick Murphy was scrapped Friday because the two contenders couldn’t agree on a common language for the contest. 294 more words


Obama cuts "su voto" ad for Murphy; Rubio also reaches out to Hispanic voters

With a poll this week showing Florida’s U.S. Senate race tightening, Republican Marco Rubio and Democrat Patrick Murphy are stepping up efforts to reach Hispanic voters — a… 144 more words


One Heartbeat Away -- Two Different Times

William Rufus King may have risen to the highest political office of any person from Alabama, but history has all but overlooked the man who had the singular distinction of twice being one heartbeat away from the Presidency. 322 more words

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