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(Week of 7/20/2013)  Former Vice President Dick Cheney’s daughter Liz has announced a challenge to Wyoming’s incumbent Senator Mike Enzi. Hillary Clinton remains at the top of the list of Democratic candidates to succeed Barack Obama as President. In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, Americans are about as likely to say ...
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(Week of 7/20/2013)  Edward Snowden, the former NSA analyst who leaked information about U.S. internet and telephone surveillance activities, has now spent a month in the transit area of the Moscow airport where he is waiting for the Russian government’s decision on his request for political asylum. Americans in the ...
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Congress may be deadlocked, but voters increasingly want their Congresspeople to compromise. Blame for the deadlock leans towards Republicans. In recent years it has become an increasingly common refrain in the media that major political issues lay unaddressed due to partisan gridlock in Congress. As recent events in the Senate ...
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We asked voters what jobs they think President Obama would be best suited to if he wasn't President: Democrats suggested a lawyer or professor, Republicans suggested an actor President Obama has not always been President, nor has he always worked in politics. One of his first jobs was at 'Business ...
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(Week of 7/13/2013)  The Republican Party has often rewarded its second place finisher in one campaign with the presidential nomination in the next. However, last year’s second place finisher, former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, may have a hard time if he runs again. In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, only 4% ...
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