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Race expected to play key role in Louisiana elections

Race expected to play key role in Louisiana elections WASHINGTON – Louisiana’s Senate race likely will come down to black and white. “It always does in Louisiana,’’ said Albert Samuels, a political scientist at Southern University in Baton Rouge. “To … Continue reading

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GOP attorney generals threaten suit over Nebraska health deal

GOP attorney generals threaten suit over Nebraska health deal COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Republican attorneys general in 13 states say congressional leaders must remove Nebraska’s political deal from the federal health care overhaul bill or face legal action, according to … Continue reading

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Senate Dems reach 60 vote threshold on health bill

Senate Dems reach 60 vote threshold on health bill WASHINGTON (AP) – Democratic leaders secure the support of Sen. Ben Nelson to provide the 60th and deciding vote for sweeping health care legislation in the Senate, capping a year of … Continue reading

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