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Breaking….Kathleen Sebelius Steps down as HHS Secretary…

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The Health and Human Service Secretary is resigning after a crazy, contentious and bitter last 6 months…..

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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 4/10/14…Rivals weigh McAllister challenge as GOP chair seeks his ouster

LA-05: A long list of local Republicans—and a couple of Democrats, too—are so farmostly avoiding the question of whether they’re interested in running against GOP Rep. Vance McAllister, who was recently caught making out with one of his now-former aides in a campaign office…..

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Political Roundup for April 10, 2014…McAllister troubles…Red Racing Horses

LA-5: On camera adulterer Congressman Vance McAllister is now receiving pressure from Louisiana Republicans to do the right thing and resign. The problem is McAllister has went underground and cannot be reached.

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100 days in…New York City’s Mayor acknowledges the reality of the job….

He regrets his public-relations headaches, saying he and his team could have done a better job speaking to the public.

He admitted to moments of exhaustion and self-rebuke in a new role whose intensity has at times taken him aback.

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Establishment House Republicans may like Speaker Boehner…But a Lot of House Conservative’s Don’t….

The conservatives’ exasperation with leadership is well known. And now, in discreet dinners at the Capitol Hill Club and in winding, hypothetical-laced email chains, they’re trying to figure out what to do about it….

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Attorney General Holder reflect’s on the disrespect he gets from House Republicans….

US Attorney General Eric Holder maybe the nation’s top law enforcement guy… But for most of his time in office his FBI bodyguard’s haven’t impressed the GOPer’s in Congress, who have regularly taken political shots at him…. Yesterday in an appearance before …

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S&P downgrades New Jersey’s debt rating….

Financial analysts at Standard & Poor’s downgraded New Jersey’s debt rating today, flagging Gov. Chris Christie’s budget practices as something that should give pause to investors.

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Senate Republicans Block Equal Pay Vote….

“For reasons known only to them, Senate Republicans do not appear to be interested in closing the wage gap for working women,” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said. “Are Republicans in the Senate so repulsed by equal pay for hard-working American women that they can’t even stomach the thought of debating the issue?”

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Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest 4/9/14… New Koch ads attack Democrats on Obamacare … from the left

CO-, IA-Sen: Freedom Partners, the shadowy conservative puppet-master Politico unmasked last year as “the Koch brothers’ secret bank,” is typically accustomed to quietly doling out money to other right-wing organizations. (In 2012, they laid out an extraordinary $236,000,000.) Now, though, they’re emerging from the darkness to start running ads themselves, attacking Democrats in two Senate races.

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Mega-Roundup for April 9, 2014…Dem’s lead in AR and MI Polling…Red Racing Horses…

AR-Sen: Local pollster Talk Business has Mark Pryor up 46-43 on Tom Cotton. That’s the first lead for Pryor since the October Talk Business poll. He hasn’t led a poll from any other firm in 8 months.

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Hillary acknowledges ‘thinking about’ running for President….

“The hard questions aren’t ‘are you going to be president? Can you win?’ ” she said, according to reports. “I mean, the hard questions are … ‘why would you want to do this?’ And … ‘what can you offer that could make a difference?’ “

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Huckabee isn’t homophobic…Just against Same-Sex Marriage….

photo…forbes.com Mike Huckabee is currently leading in several 2016 GOP Presidential polls…. Chris Christie and rand Paul have dropped down…. Huckabee, who of late is a TV personality IS a Social Conservative….. Same – Sex marriage is currently riding a …

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Iowa GOP Senate Candidate…The only thing stopping an Obama Impeachment is race…..

In an interview with the Daily Times Herald, Clovis, who did not provide reasons for why the president would be vulnerable to impeachment, said the media would cover the issues surrounding such proceedings differently with a black president than a white one with the same record.

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Hillary calls Pussy Riot ‘strong and brave’….

Clinton’s tweet read: “Great to meet the strong & brave young women from #PussyRiot, who refuse to let their voices be silenced in #Russia.”…

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The President talks about wage inequality …The White House women on staff make less than the males…..

President Obama on Tuesday will call attention to what he has said is an “embarrassment” in America: the fact that women make, on average, only 77 cents for every dollar that a man earns.

But critics of the administration are eager to turn the tables and note that Mr. Obama’s White House fares only slightly better……

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Red State wants you to find Another Browser besides Mozilla’s FireFox…..

Today, users of the Firefox web browser were given a message when accessing most of our Front Page content at RedState. They were told that this site could not be displayed, because of a conflict with the values of the Mozilla corporation, and they were suggested to visit another site…..

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