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Obama Rips Rev. Wright

Updated: 04/29/2008 - Democratic candidate further distances himself from controversial minister, says he's outraged by ex-pastor's remarks, "saddened" by "spectacle" of recent appearance and that his views do not accurately reflect the state of the black church.

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Rep. Jerry Moran to Fight Farm Bill Subsidy Cuts

Posted: 04/28/2008 - Congressional leaders struck a deal on the farm bill over the weekend that cuts $400 million in safety net programs to farmers. The conference committee negotiating the final bill that will hit the floor, including Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran, meets Tuesday afternoon.

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Supreme Court Says States Can Demand Photo ID For Voting

Updated: 04/28/2008 - States can require voters to produce photo identification, the Supreme Court ruled Monday, upholding a Republican-inspired law that Democrats say will keep some poor, older and minority voters from casting ballots.

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Obama or Clinton: Dean Sets Deadline

Posted: 04/28/2008 - DNC Chair Howard Dean says that one of the Democratic presidential candidates needs to drop out of the race after the final primary in June in order to give the party time to heal and prepare to take on the Republicans in the November elections.

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Obama presses on gas prices, Clinton hits on debates

Posted: 04/25/2008 - Democrat Barack Obama on Friday blamed high gasoline prices on Washington and a political establishment that he says hasn't stood up to oil companies, his two rivals for the presidency included.

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Bush says rebates going out Monday should help economy

Posted: 04/25/2008 - President Bush said tax rebates will start going out Monday, earlier than previously announced, and should help Americans cope with rising gasoline and food prices, as well as aid a slumping economy.

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Kline Needs Reveiw of Motions Against Planned Parenthood

Posted: 04/25/2008 - Johnson County District Attorney Phill Kline will now have to get a judge to review any motions he wants to file against Planned Parenthood after he was accused of slipping a document under court seal to a motion he filed earlier this week.

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KS Supreme Court Puts Coal Cases on Hold

Posted: 04/25/2008 - The Kansas Supreme Court will wait to decide on the fate of two proposed coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas, wanting first to let the distrci courts and KDHE look at the disputes.

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Dems Wary Of Prolonged Primary Ordeal

Posted: 04/24/2008 - Democratic leaders look to put a quick end to the hotly contested pramary race between Sens. Obama and Clinton, so they can turn their attention toward the November contest between Ariz. Sen. John McCain and whoever emerges the victor.

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Scalia On Bush v. Gore: Get Over It!

Posted: 04/24/2008 - Supreme Court Justice tells 60 Minutes it’s nonsense to say the decision was politically motivated, claiming that seven Justices voted were in the majority, even though only five were in the majority that voted to stop the recount. Seven Justice's did oppose the Florida Supreme Court's method to recount the vote.

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Bush: Palestinian State Coming Soon

Posted: 04/24/2008 - Speaking alongside President Abbas, President Bush acknowledges that talks have stalled since he pledged to find a solution, but remains confident that a Palestinian state will be defined before he leaves office in January; tries to encourage Israel to halt future settlements onto Palestinian lands.

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Pro-Coal Plant Legislators Make Final Offer

Posted: 04/24/2008 - The new plan would allow for two smaller plants than the ones originally sought by Sunflower and called for in the both bills vetoed by Gov. Sebelius and would call for a more aggressive push toward utilizing renewable resources, such as wind.

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Governor Signs Bill Increasing Access to Voting Sites

Posted: 04/24/2008 - The facilities may now serve as voting locations for elderly residents. The Governor signed a bill allowing long-term care facilities to serve as mobile voting sites to help voters living there cast their vote.

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Defeat of Equal Pay Bill Brings Call for Revolution

Posted: 04/23/2008 - Both Democrats running for President make it to Capitol Hill to vote for bill removing limits on how long workers can wait to sue for pay discrimination, but Republican opponents manage to defeat the legislation

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Iraq War Funding Bill Could Expand

Posted: 04/23/2008 - Democrats hope to get benefits for unemployed, new education funding for veterans, increases for food stamp benefits and other items included in Iraq war funding bill, but they face the threat of a Presidential veto

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Clinton's Cash Haul

Posted: 04/23/2008 - Money began rolling in to the Hillary Clinton campaign right after the polls closed in Pennsylvania, and early results were announced. Find out how much internet fundraising Clinton has done in the past 2 days.

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Clinton's Pa. Win Still Leaves her the Underdog

Posted: 04/23/2008 - Still the underdog in a politcal contest that won't quit, Hillary Rodham Clinton pulled off a feisty act of political survival in the Pennsylvania primary, defeating Barack Obama to keep her Democratic presidential hopes alive.

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Clinton grinds out victory over Obama in Pennsylvania

Posted: 04/22/2008 - Hillary Rodham Clinton ground out a gritty victory in the Pennsylvania primary Tuesday night, defeating Barack Obama and staving off elimination in their historic race for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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Obama explains comment about McCain

Posted: 04/22/2008 - Barack Obama, who said Republican John McCain would be an improvement over President Bush, argued Tuesday that his comment didn't undercut Democrats' contention that the GOP nominee-in-waiting offers the same as the unpopular president.

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Moore Throws Support to Obama

Posted: 04/21/2008 - Filmmaker Michael Moore posts endorsement for Barack Obama on his web site, calling attention to Obama's ability to inspire; chastizes Clinton for negative campaigning

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Abortion, Weapons Decisions Expected Monday

Posted: 04/21/2008 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius faces a Monday deadline on whether to veto measures on owning automatic weapons, information to abortion patients

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