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Texas abortion bill fails to pass after epic filibuster

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/26/2013 - 6:33am
A bill that opponents claimed would virtually ban abortion in Texas failed to pass late Tuesday after lawmakers missed a deadline by just minutes.There were chaotic scenes after a filibuster attempt fell just short and protesters cheered, clapped and shouted from 11:45 p.m. to midnight and beyond as lawmakers tried to hold the vote before the session ended at midnight (1 a.m. ET).The filibuster by...    

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Sun, frost, thirst and bullets: A deadly border could become even more dangerous under Senate plan

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/26/2013 - 4:20am
The southwestern U.S. border has become an increasingly lethal snare: Brutal heat, desert freezes, harsh currents, poisonous snakes and sporadic gunfire are killing a rising number of undocumented migrants who are picking progressively treacherous routes to elude extra federal patrols. And the "border surge" — a Senate proposal to double U.S. agents on the Mexican boundary and extend 700 miles of ...    

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Democrat Ed Markey claims Mass. Senate seat

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:36pm
    

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Join the movement to fix the 501(c)(4) law

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:36pm
    

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Ed Markey: 'I will fight for you'

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:25pm
    

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O’Donnell: Congressmen are wrong about treason.

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:25pm
    

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Voting rights and wrongs in America

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:19pm
    

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Killing the Voting Rights Act

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:08pm
    

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Supreme Court v. Voting Rights Act

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:08pm
    

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How the Supreme Court just kicked off the 2014 election

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 9:52pm
    

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Democrats hold Kerry's Senate seat with Markey victory

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 9:52pm
Secretary of State John Kerry's former Senate seat will stay in Democratic hands as longtime Massachusetts Rep. Ed Markey handily defeated Republican Gabriel Gomez in Tuesday’s special election.The win is an important one for Democrats who avoided a potential embarrassment and now retain a 54-46 margin in the Senate, with a chance to gain back one more seat in an October special election in New Je...    

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Obama directs EPA to limit power plant pollution

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 7:32pm
    

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IRS target liberal groups in addition to conservative ones

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 7:32pm
    

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Supreme Court guts Voting Rights Act

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 06/25/2013 - 7:21pm
    

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