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The nation’s economic performance has been erratic and slowly improving since the end of the Great Recession in 2009. The mid-term elections will have little effect on this trend. On the other hand, how voters perceive the economy is performing may ...   U-T San Diego   -  29 minutes ago
More than 38,000 Anne Arundel County voters took to the polls during eight days of early voting this month, according to an unofficial tally by the Maryland State Board of Elections on Friday. That represents 11.1 percent of eligible voters in the county ...   -  30 minutes ago
The debate Thursday evening between incumbent Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Republican Scott Brown in New Hampshire veered off into a brief geography tutorial when Mr. Brown talked about the challenges facing Sullivan County. Mr. Brown, who used to ...   Washington Times   -  46 minutes ago
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Washington (CNN)-- The battle for control of Congress is entering a final, frantic five-day stretch that favors Republicans but has room for plenty of surprises that could determine which party will run the Senate. The unsettled nature of so many ...   CNN   -  46 minutes ago
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WASHINGTON -- With Alison Lundergan Grimes down in almost every poll in a tight race against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, her success may hinge on whether she can bring Paducah, a small city more than three hours west of Louisville, into her camp.   The Huffington Post   -  49 minutes ago
With each new election cycle it seems like there is talk about the new “it” group of voters that each side wants to court. In 2008, it was the youth vote. In 2012, it was the Hispanic vote. In 2016, it could be the Asian American vote. And with Asian ...   NBC News   -  49 minutes ago
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Magistrates in North Carolina continue to resign their posts in the wake of gay marriage legalization in the state, with at least six judges citing their faith in their decisions to step down. As TheBlaze previously reported, Rockingham County magistrate ...   The Blaze   -  51 minutes ago
This is a RUSH transcript from "The O'Reilly Factor," October 30, 2014. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. Watch "The O'Reilly Factor" weeknights at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. ET! O'REILLY: "Campaign 2014" segment tonight. The midterm ...   FOX News   -  54 minutes ago
Democratic Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is taking heat after she implied she is struggling in her re-election campaign because she is a woman, and President Obama is unpopular in her state because he is black. Landrieu, who is engaged in a tight race to ...   FOX News   -  1 hour ago
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Democratic Sen. Mark R. Warner leads Republican challenger Ed Gillespie by 7 points, 51 percent to 44 percent, said a new poll Friday morning. But Quentin Kidd, director of the Wason Center, also said the numbers indicate Mr. Warner is in a strong position ...   Washington Times   -  2 hours ago
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