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  1. News - World - US POLITICS

    Jeb Bush just the man for president, says John Boehner

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:11pm by AP

    ... for some time," he told the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Texas. Republican senators Marco Rubio of Florida, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas have been mentioned ...

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    US Senator Mitch McConnell slams liberal group for criticising Asian wife

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 02:54pm by Associated Press in Winchester, Kentucky

    ... Associated Press in Winchester, Kentucky Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell lambasted a liberal group on Saturday for criticising the Asian heritage of his wife, former Labour ... woman has the ear of McConnellPress — she’s his wife,” the group Progress Kentucky tweeted on Feb. 14. “May explain why your job moved to China!” They will not get away with attacking my wife ...

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    Attack on US Senator Mitch McConnell’s wife triggers China race row

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 02:49pm by AFP

    ... and immigrated to the United States as a child. Progress Kentucky, a pressure group opposed to McConnell, posted a message on Twitter that noted that the Senate Republican leader was married to Chao ... “Progress Kentucky should be ashamed of themselves. We hope all Americans can agree that these disgusting tactics have no place in American politics as we try to bring people together to solve our ...

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    Democrats, Republicans reach deal on filibusters

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... Reid, a Nevada Democrat, declared after tense negotiations. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, said: "Put this down as progress in the right direction." ...

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    House Speaker John Boehner emerges weakened from budget and debt fight

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 08:21am by Reuters

    ... that the speaker would come out of the budget fight as a "big winner".  Ornstein was sceptical. He agreed that Boehner retained a lot of loyalty from many House Republicans. But "does ...

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    House of Representatives threatens Obamacare amid budget tensions

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Democrats who will now be confronted with casting a vote on an issue Republicans see as a winner for them. But even some Republicans, particularly in the Senate, have been dismissive of their House ...

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    John Brennan finally confirmed as head of CIA

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Republicans who allowed the Brennan vote to go ahead, although he ultimately voted against Brennan's confirmation. The senator from Kentucky had delayed the nomination, seeking clarification from ...

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    Tea Party favourite Rand Paul chosen by US conservatives as choice for 2016 presidential nominee

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... in the CPAC Straw Poll. The Kentucky lawmaker saw his profile raised after mounting a 13-hour, non-stop filibuster in the Senate earlier this month to block John Brennan's nomination to head ...

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    Hi-tech firms hail US immigration bill

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Behind-the-scenes wrangling helped industry to ditch controls in bill passed by Senate panel Hi-tech firms the big winners on immigration Follow @SCMP_News More than any other group, the hi-tech industry got big wins in an immigration bill approved by the US Senate Judiciary Committee last week, thanks to concerted lobbying, an ideally positioned ...

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    Barack Obama and Mitt Romney break bread, if not the ice

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... unsurprisingly, the winner's idea. Obama announced his intentions in his victory speech, aiming to demonstrate bipartisan inclinations. But the president, who never expressed respect ...



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