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21 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Democrats stand by senator amid plagiarism claim

The apparent plagiarism first reported by The New York Times on Wednesday was the second potentially damaging issue raised this year involving the Montana Democrat's 33-year military career, which has been a cornerstone of his campaign to keep the seat he was appointed to in February when Max Baucus resigned to become U.S. ambassador to China. [...] even before the ...

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23 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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House, Senate advance competing border proposals

WASHINGTON (AP) - At an impasse on immigration, House Republicans and Senate Democrats advanced competing proposals Wednesday for dealing with tens of thousands of young migrants showing up at the southern border. Each side quickly ruled the other's approach unacceptable, leaving any solution unclear with Congress' annual August recess ...

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JUL 24, 2014 - Seattle Times

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Cruise passengers recount horror stories to Senate

Laurie Dishman told senators through tears Wednesday that she was choked and raped on a Royal Caribbean cruise by one of the line's employees, using her experience to shed light on the dangers that passengers might face on cruises.

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JUL 24, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Congress Stalls Out Trying To Solve Self-Declared Crises

WASHINGTON -- When Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) joined Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in crafting a bill to restructure the Department of Veterans Affairs, he pleaded with his colleagues to not derail the compromise. The delays in health care for veterans were too offensive, the system too corrupt, to allow for the usual congressional squabbling. And if McCain, an avowed conservative, ...

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JUL 23, 2014 - Philadelphia Inquirer

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Sweeney idea: A nonprofit board to rebuild Atlantic City

New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Wednesday that he envisioned creating a nonprofit board composed of top business leaders that would reinvest gaming revenue from potential casinos in North Jersey into Atlantic City.

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