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CNN poll: Americans confident in Ebola response

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 7:03pm
Ebola is very much on the minds of Americans, as 8 in 10 Americans believe someone new will be diagnosed with the disease in the coming weeks. But there is overwhelming confidence in the federal government's ability to prevent a nationwide epidemic, a new CNN/ORC International Polls shows.
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American voters are angry

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 5:09pm
Nearly 7 in 10 Americans are angry at the direction the country is headed and 53% of Americans disapprove of President Barack Obama's job performance, two troubling signs for Democrats one week before the midterm elections, a new CNN/ORC International Poll shows.
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Biden on GOP in Iowa: 'What are these guys?'

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:29pm
Vice President Joe Biden delivered a wonky, populist speech on Monday in Davenport where he endorsed Bruce Braley for Senate and lambasted Republicans for forgetting about the middle class.
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White House fence jumper ruled incompetent, has outburst

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:18pm
A federal judge ruled Monday that the latest White House jumper is incompetent to stand trial, and ordered 23-year-old Dominic Adesanya held for more psychiatric testing and treatment.
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Nobel Peace Laureates call on Obama for torture transparency

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:07pm
The White House confirmed Monday that it has received a letter from 12 Nobel Peace Laureates calling on the U.S. to disclose torture methods allegedly used by American forces following the 9/11 terror attacks on the U.S.
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Braley laughs off FLOTUS name flub: Not the first time

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:46pm
When the First Lady came to get out the Democratic vote in the crucial Senate race here, her remarks went viral -- but not in the way Democrats wanted.
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Jeb Bush back in the spotlight after son's comments

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:29pm
While Jeb Bush is still publicly noncommittal about a possible presidential bid, his family is far less circumspect.
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'War on women' strategy less potent for Democrats

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 10:04am
The so-called war on women that Democrats love to talk about on the campaign trail may be losing some of its luster.
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Boston Globe backs GOP governor candidate, 1st time in 20 years

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 8:13am
The Democratic candidate for governor of Massachusetts just got some more bad news.
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Six Senate races to watch

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 7:19am
Julian Zelizer says control of the Senate will be decided by a handful of close contests that remain competitive in the final days
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Red News Blue News: Blame the doctor?

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 6:34am
Brian Stelter explains a big divide in news coverage of the NYC Ebola patient: Some outlets blame him; others praise him.
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Are fear politics dominating the midterms?

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 6:31am
DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz and RNC Chair Reince Priebus debate what the 2014 midterms are about.
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Clinton decries outside money against Hagan in U.S. priciest race

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 6:15am
Hillary Clinton campaigned for Sen. Kay Hagan on Saturday and decried the outside spending in the pricey race.
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