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Pigs, cows and votes: Candidates try for farm cred

August 16, 2014 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For candidates in the Midwest, almost nothing tops a photo opportunity with a barnyard animal or a colorful anecdote about life on the far. more »»

Battle for obscure Nevada office all about 2016

August 16, 2014 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Like most lieutenant governors, the No. 2 executive in Nevada doesn’t have much to do most days. more »»

It’s a jungle out there: Animals in campaign ads

August 15, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a jungle out there in political television advertising, what with parrots, chicks, dogs and pigs taking turns in commercials that bite and scratch in a way no nonpartisan pet... more »»

Candidates clash in Colorado congressional debate

August 15, 2014 HGHLANDS RANCH, Colorado (AP) — Republican Rep. more »»

Burke gives Wisconsin Dems a new approach

August 14, 2014 JANESVILLE, Wis. more »»

House candidate’s first vote is one for himself

August 14, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The first time Art Moore cast a ballot, he filled in the bubble next to his name in California’s June primary for a seat in the U.S. House. more »»

Sen. McConnell using Obama’s unpopularity in Ky.

August 12, 2014 HARLAN, Ky. (AP) — After 30 years in the Senate, Republican leader Mitch McConnell isn’t terribly popular at home in Kentucky. more »»

Philly history may hold Dem convention edge

August 11, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — One of five cities bidding for the Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia appears to hold an early edge with a track record of hosting the major gathering — not to mention... more »»

Prime chance in Iowa for potential 2016 candidates

August 11, 2014 AMES, Iowa (AP) — The lineup of potential 2016 GOP presidential candidates courting Iowa conservatives Saturday agreed on two things: America is on the wrong track and they could move it in the... more »»

Bellaire VFD answers the opening bell

August 10, 2014 THE BELLAIRE Volunteer Fire Department was born July 31 at 12:01 a.m. The VFD has only been seriously tested once in those 10 days. It was a test that the newly formed group passed. more »»

White students to no longer be majority at school

August 10, 2014 KENNETT SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — The cheerful sign outside Jane Cornell’s summer school classroom in Pennsylvania’s wealthiest county reads “Welcome” and “Bienvenidos” in polished handwriting. more »»

A first impression of Niagara Falls

August 10, 2014 IT HAS been seven years since I first saw Niagara Falls. more »»

Thursday marks WWII anniversary

August 10, 2014 IT seems that anniversaries come around pretty fast anymore. more »»

2016 preview? Perry, Cruz at same GOP gathering

August 10, 2014 FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Sounding like he’s almost made up his mind to run again for president, Texas Gov. more »»

Defeated school bond issue: Shame on you

August 9, 2014 Before I admonish all of you who vote down school bond issues, I must admit I am a former teacher who retired in 2009. In fact, I am a third generation educator. more »»

Obama interrupting summer vacation with trip to DC

August 9, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is doing something unusual with his summer vacation on Martha’s Vineyard: He’ll come back to Washington midway through the getaway to attend White House... more »»

Inouye’s legacy hovers over Hawaii US Senate race

August 8, 2014 HONOLULU (AP) — Before the final debate in Hawaii’s top political race, a photo of the late Sen. more »»

RNC to approve post-2012 goals, not immigration

August 8, 2014 CHICAGO (AP) — Republicans are ready to adopt sweeping party rule changes aimed at making the work of picking a candidate for president more efficient and less prone to infightin. more »»



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