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Cotton growers vs. urban farmers: Bitter partisan fight threatens farm bill

On Wednesday Senate Agriculture’s ranking member Debbie Stabenow said, “playing politics is not going to get a farm bill done.” | AP Photo/Paul Sancya Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Mounting tensions between [...]
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Jerry Brown’s gender-quotas bill faces legal hurdles

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Sunday making California the first state to impose gender quotas on corporate boards, but even he acknowledged that the hotly disputed law may never take effect. Senate Bill 826 is expected to be challenged [...]
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Donald Trump signs spending bill to keep government open

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President Trump signed an $ 854 billion spending bill Friday that will keep the federal government open into the new fiscal year that begins Monday, Senate Republicans said. The legislation funds most federal agencies through fiscal year 2019 [...]
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Russian parliament backs controversial pension bill

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MOSCOW (AP) – The lower house of the Russian parliament has adopted a controversial bill that raises the eligibility ages for state pensions. The measure to raise the retirement ages for men and women by five years, proposed by President [...]
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Juanita Broaddrick: Feinstein had no interest rape allegation against Bill Clinton

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California Democrat, has championed Brett Kavanaugh’s #MeToo accuser, but Juanita Broaddrick says the senator never showed any interest in her 1999 rape allegation against President Bill Clinton. Ms. Feinstein was elected [...]
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Elizabeth Warren stumping for Florida Dems Bill Nelson, Andrew Gillum

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National figures from the Democratic Party’s resurgent left-wing are chipping in to help in Florida’s midterm elections, and now liberal Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has gotten into the act. Ms. Warren, who is believed to harbor [...]
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Senate approves 1st spending bill to avert partial shutdown

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WASHINGTON (AP) – As a potentially catastrophic hurricane heads for the Carolinas, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections. The [...]
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At-risk House Republicans say no to new tax bill

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Concerns over the second tax bill are largely flowing from the Republican side, mainly from members fighting to keep hold of seats in suburban districts where President Donald Trump is most unpopular. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Tax The [...]
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Election security bill backers say delay helps Russia

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Just two months before the midterm elections, bipartisan legislation to try to prevent foreign hacking into U.S. election systems is stalled in Congress as the White House and some Republicans worry it could exert too [...]
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Bill Clinton slammed for sharing stage with Louis Farrakhan at Aretha Franklin funeral

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Former President Bill Clinton came under criticism Sunday for sharing the stage with Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan in the front row at singer Aretha Franklin’s funeral. Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said Mr. [...]