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Meeting between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch Provokes Political Furor

Meeting between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch Provokes Political Furor WASHINGTON — An airport encounter this week between Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and former President Bill Clinton has welled into a political storm, with Republicans asserting that it compromised the … Continue reading

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Texas rejects 2 key parts of health-care bill

Texas rejects 2 key parts of health-care bill LOS ANGELES — Texas turned down an expansion of Medicaid coverage and said it will not create a state-run health-care insurance exchange, joining the chorus of states that are rejecting two key … Continue reading

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Obama setting up Supreme Court as a campaign issue

Obama setting up Supreme Court as a campaign issue WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama is laying groundwork to make the majority-conservative Supreme Court a campaign issue this fall, taking a political page from Republicans who have long railed against … Continue reading

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Elena Kagan chosen by Obama for Supreme Court

Elena Kagan chosen by Obama for Supreme Court WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama on Monday nominated Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court, declaring she would demonstrate the same independence, integrity and passion for the law exhibited by … Continue reading

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