The week ahead: Senate faces filibuster showdown, House to vote on delaying Obamacare’s individual mandate
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Added 07-15-13 07:48:02am EST - “Susan Ferrechio Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is set for a showdown Tuesday over Republicans’ use of the filibuster to block presidential nominees, while the House returns this week to consider legislation that would delay the…” - Washingtonexaminer.com
One of President Obama's invitees at his worker summit is hoping to educate policymakers about the franchising model targeted by labor regulators.
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Republicans in the Senate faced a brutal task in retaining the Senate majority in 2016 before the Democrats went to work recruiting candidates. Republicans will be defending seats in a bevy of blue and purple states, including Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida. The Democrats, on the other hand, are only defending two purple seats, both of which are in states that are trending blue: | Read More »The post Who's Enthusiastic about a GOP Senate Majority in 2016? appeared first on RedState.
Donald Trump's support has declined nationally since my last post about ten days ago. Since then (September 28), four national polls and thirteen (!) new state polls have been released. As the tables below show, Trump's national average has dropped five points from 24 percent to 19 percent. Moreover, only one of the four polls released recently has him above the 24 percent average he carried into October.The state poll average, though, shows him roughly unchanged from his late September national average. The state poll average shows him at 23.2 percent, only slightly below his prior Read More…
Rep. Daniel Webster officially announced his bid for House speaker Tuesday morning, giving Republicans three options for their vote later this week on a replacement for retiring Speaker John A. Boehner. Mr. Webster, a third-term Republican from Florida, joins Rep. Jason Chaffetz, Utah Republican, as challengers hoping to deny the ...
Augustus Sol Invictus, a 32-year-old former lawyer who claims he was kicked out of a religious sect due to performing an animal sacrifice, is currently the Florida Libertarian Party's only candidate in next year's U.S. Senate race.
Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton should be very concerned about challenger Bernie Sanders, former Texas Rep. Ron Paul told Newsmax TV on Tuesday.
I don't think Bernie is likely to be the president, but what he's doing is pointing out that Hillary is not...