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Some ex-staffers of White House hopeful Fiorina won’t sign on again
Reuters - 5/21/2015
Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive and Republican U.S. presidential candidate Carly Fiorina speaks during the TechCrunch Disrupt event in New York May 5, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Twelve
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The GOP's complicated debate plans take shape
MSNBC - 5/21/2015
We’ve known for months that the Republican Party is facing a difficult logistical challenge: with an enormous field of presidential candidates,  how in the world are debates supposed to work?   As
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U.S. Senator Vitter withdraws amendment on bank capital minimums
Reuters - 5/21/2015
Louisiana Senator David Vitter withdrew a proposed amendment to the financial regulatory bill that aimed to end "too big to fail" by requiring certain mega banks to face new 10 percent capital levels.
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Shelby Banking Bill Advances in Face of Democratic Opposition
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Republicans on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted unilaterally to ease regulations for dozens of mid-size lenders and toughen oversight of the Federal Reserve, prompting a clash with Democrats that
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US Senate Banking panel oks regulation relief bill with no Democrats
Reuters - 5/21/2015
The bill proposes the largest overhaul of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act since the law passed in 2010. The bill also would make some structural changes to the Federal Reserve and to the nation's
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U.S. Senate Banking panel takes aim at consumer watchdog's powers
Reuters - 5/21/2015
In a 13-9 vote, the Republican-controlled panel showed support for a plan to raise the threshold at which the CFPB can conduct onsite exams for banks from $10 billion in assets to $50 billion. (Reporting
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Kansas Senate's GOP leaders don't expect tax plan to pass
San Francisco Chronicle - 5/21/2015
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Clinton email release reveals Libya concerns
MSNBC - 5/21/2015
Release of Hillary Clinton’s emails reveals concerns over Libya | MSNBC Layout selectors Andrea Mitchell Reports 05/21/15 Rep. Mike Pompeo, member of the House Benghazi Committee,
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Big Energy Clashes With John Kerry on How to Fix Climate Change
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
Europe’s biggest energy companies clashed with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry over who should move first on climate change, coarsening the debate on how to rein in air pollution that’s warming the
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Obama: 'I don't think we're losing' fight with Islamic State: Atlantic
Reuters - 5/21/2015
"There's no doubt that in the Sunni areas, we're going to have to ramp up not just training, but also commitment, and we better get Sunni tribes more activated than they currently have been," Obama said
Obama: 'I don't think we're losing' fight with ISIS Jerusalem Post
'I don't think we're losing' fight with Islamic State: Obama Times Live South Africa
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The biggest question about police militarization Obama hasn’t answered
Washington Post - 5/21/2015
President Obama speaks with Police Chief John Scott Thomson in Camden, New Jersey on Monday. (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst) President Obama announced Monday that the federal government will stop helping
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Obama's 'fast-track' trade agenda clears key Senate hurdle after late drama
Los Angeles Times - 5/21/2015
Despite some last-minute drama, the Senate on Thursday advanced a measure that would give President Obama "fast-track" authority to finalize a pending trade pact with leading Pacific nations. Senators
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Senate Banking Democrats lose effort to narrow financial bill
Reuters UK - 5/21/2015
WASHINGTON May 21 The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted down efforts by the panel's Democrats on Thursday to narrow the scope of a financial regulatory reform bill that aims to
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Fast-Track Trade Bill Sought by Obama Advances in Senate
La Repubblica - 5/21/2015
(Updates with vote breakdown, efforts to agree on amendments starting in 10th paragraph.) The 62-38 vote, with 60 required, would allow a vote on final passage to occur as late as Saturday, although
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Here's one way Obama's foreign policy could go horribly, horribly wrong
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
President Obama’s overly cautious approach to achieving America’s foreign policy objectives could produce an even bigger crisis in the Middle East than he sought to avoid, David Rothkopf writes in a recent
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Santa Monica mansion from 'Entourage,' 'Beverly Hills Cop' asking $28.5 million Fnews.com
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Jeb Bush says there's 'not a shred of evidence' NSA surveillance violated civil
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) doesn’t agree with critics of the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs. “There’s not a shred of evidence that anybody’s civil liberties have been violated
Jeb Bush says there’s ‘not a shred of evidence’ NSA surveillance violated civil Yahoo! Singapore
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Judge considers 'rolling' release of Clinton emails
CNN - 5/21/2015
A lawyer for journalist Jason Leopold, who has filed a Freedom of Information Act request seeking all the emails Clinton turned over from her private server, told the judge he wanted the Benghazi emails
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Clinton hires a DREAMer for campaign
CNN - 5/21/2015
49 photos Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, pictured here on Tuesday, March 3, has become one of the most powerful people in Washington. Here's a look at her life and career through the years.
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Clinton talks tough on Wall Street
CNN - 5/21/2015
49 photos Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, pictured here on Tuesday, March 3, has become one of the most powerful people in Washington. Here's a look at her life and career through the years.
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White House pollinates bee protection plan
CNN - 5/21/2015
In an effort to help the declining bee and butterfly populations, the White House announced new steps to protect the pollinators --which, among other measures, calls for the planting of new bee-friendly
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CNN reveals details of GOP presidential debate
CNN - 5/21/2015
The Sept. 16, 2015 event will be divided into two parts featuring two groups of candidates. One grouping will feature the top 10 candidates according to public polling, and the other will include candidates
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Bush rails against 'intellectual arrogance' in climate change debate
CNN - 5/21/2015
Story highlights Jeb Bush says it's not clear what percentage of climate change is man-made He says government should provide incentives for methods like hydraulic fracking and horizontal drilling As
Jeb Bush rails against 'intellectual arrogance' in climate change debate CNN
Bush decries climate change 'arrogance' CNN
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Woman tells Bush she's naming baby Jeb
CNN - 5/21/2015
27 photos Political families – Former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden embraces his father, Vice President Joe Biden, at the Democratic National Convention in 2008. Click through the images for
Woman tells Bush she's naming her baby Jeb CNN
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Obama buoys climate change
CNN - 5/21/2015
"Climate change will impact every country on the planet. No nation is immune," the President told the 218 graduating cadets. "Climate change constitutes a serious threat to global security, an immediate
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Obama: Climate change a security threat CNN
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Poll: Republicans enthusiastic about the 2016 field
CNN - 5/21/2015
The poll, from the Pew Research Center , found that 57% of Republican and Republican-leaning registered voters said they have an "excellent" or "good" impression of their party's presidential candidates.
Poll: GOPers enthusiastic about 2016 field CNN
Poll: Republicans more enthusiastic for 2016 field CNN
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