February 2009

Governor Jindal, Rising GOP Star, Plummets After Speech - New York Times


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Governor Jindal, Rising GOP Star, Plummets After Speech
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By SHAILA DEWAN Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana has been a rising star in the Republican Party, but his stock took a hit as he was roundly panned for his televised response to President Obama’s first speech to Congress on Tuesday night.
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Ohio tax hike on non-cigarette tobacco proposed - MSNBC


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Ohio tax hike on non-cigarette tobacco proposed
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By STEPHEN MAJORS COLUMBUS, Ohio - A Democratic state lawmaker said he will try to convince Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland that taxes should be raised on non-cigarette tobacco products.
Cincinnati Democrat joins race for Senate seat Columbus Business First
Democratic state lawmaker to run for US Senate WKYC-TV
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Vice President Coming to Arkansas Next Month - MSNBC


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Vice President Coming to Arkansas Next Month
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Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Arkansas in March to help kick-off Senator Blanche Lincoln's 2010 re-election campaign. Biden will be in the capital city on March 14 for the event at The Peabody Hotel in downtown.
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Cantor Emerges as GOP Voice - ABC News


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Cantor Emerges as GOP Voice
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By RICK KLEIN House Minority Whip Eric Cantor of Va. It is hoped that the Virginia Republican will bring unity to the party — and hope to Obama for bipartisanship.
GOP Whip Eric Cantor: We will fight for the wealthy to help the poor Examiner.com
Cantor: Republicans will fight Obama’s tax plan for wealthy Richmond Times Dispatch
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Lawmakers craft role in time of crisis - Christian Science Monitor


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Lawmakers craft role in time of crisis
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By Gail Russell Chaddock | Staff Writer/ February 25, 2009 edition Reporter Gail Chaddock talks with Pat Murphy of CSMonitor.com about President Obama's speech to Congress and Republican reaction.
Candidate H, Column 2: Stimulus Atlanta Journal Constitution
CT members of Congress call for bipartisanship The Hour
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Lingle Meets With Obama, Says Funds Arriving Soon - MSNBC


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Lingle Meets With Obama, Says Funds Arriving Soon
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HONOLULU - Gov. Linda Lingle on Monday said the meeting in the nation's capital with President Barack Obama and the nation's governors was very productive.
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States to get first stimulus boost this week CNN
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US health care spending reaches $2.4 trillion in ’08 - Bizjournals.com


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US health care spending reaches $2.4 trillion in ’08
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Health care spending rose to $2.4 trillion in 2008, a 9 percent increase from $2.2 trillion in 2007, according to new numbers from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
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Obama's agenda: One of the 'greatest political dramas'? - CNN


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Obama's agenda: One of the 'greatest political dramas'?
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(CNN) — President Obama's address to Congress was full of lofty promises to make unprecedented investments in government programs, even as he aims to cut the deficit in half by the end of his first term.
Obama stresses an optimistic future Philadelphia Inquirer
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To Pay for Health Care, Obama Looks to Taxes on Affluent - New York Times


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To Pay for Health Care, Obama Looks to Taxes on Affluent
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President Obama, with Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner, spoke about the budget on Thursday at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington.
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Democrats Vow Swift Action on Obama’s Agenda - New York Times


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Democrats Vow Swift Action on Obama’s Agenda
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President Obama presented former Washington Gov. Gary Locke as his new nominee to lead the Commerce Department on Wednesday. By CARL HULSE WASHINGTON - Senate Democratic leaders pledged Wednesday to move quickly to enact the ambitious policy agenda
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