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SEP 15, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Paycheck Fairness Act Blocked Again By Senate GOP

Senate Republicans on Monday blocked for the fourth time a bill that would strengthen federal equal pay laws for women. The Paycheck Fairness Act would ban employers from retaliating against employees who share salary information with each other, impose harsher penalties for pay discrimination and require employers to be able to show that wage gaps between men and women are ...

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SEP 13, 2014 - New York Times

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Building Legacy, Obama Reshapes Appellate Bench

After a change in Senate filibuster rules, judges appointed by Democrats now hold a majority of seats on the United States Courts of Appeals, a tilt that has far-reaching consequences for President Obama’s legacy.

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SEP 11, 2014 - Huffington Post

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NARAL Pounces On Sheldon Whitehouse For Pledging Support To Michael Boggs

WASHINGTON -- The nation's leading abortion rights organization isn't wasting any time in pushing back on Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) for saying he plans to support controversial judicial nominee Michael Boggs. Whitehouse, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, became the first Democrat to throw his support behind President Barack Obama's embattled nominee on Tuesday, telling Roll Call that he ...

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SEP 11, 2014 - Politico

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Senate GOP's plan to take floor time

More than a dozen Republicans join with Senate Democrats to overcome a filibuster of legislation.

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SEP 10, 2014 - Huffington Post

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HUFFPOST HILL - But Is It Good For The Cruz?

Congress isn't really debating President Obama's plans for yet another U.S. military intervention in Iraq, maybe because of some kind of buy 3, get the 4th free arrangement. David Perdue said his dad played a major role in desegregation, and by that he really meant "was alive during desegregation." And Ted Cruz will headline a conference that also features pro-Hezbollah ...

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