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By: Michael Barone | Posted: October 4, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Republicans seem to be pulling away in the race to win a majority in the U.S. Senate. At least this week.

In mid-September, several polls seemed to be going the other way. The well-informed Washington Post analyst Chris Cillizza wrote that for the first time in this election cycle, odds favored the Democrats keeping their majority.
 
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Posted: October 4, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 4, 2014 3:55 AM
 
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., called for President Barack Obama to appoint a new U.S. attorney general who will uphold the Constitution and follow the rule of law.
 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: October 3, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- You can win midterm elections without a positive agenda. You can't win presidential elections that way. It is therefore vitally important for Republicans to win the Senate in 2014. Here's why.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 3, 2014 3:55 AM
 

When Barack Obama took office in 2008, a lot of people -- some of them in Florida -- thought they were going to make a killing off of high-speed rail.

 
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Posted: October 3, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 2, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Just yesterday the Charlie Crist ad bashing Rick Scott for cutting college scholarships came on TV again. What timing.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: October 2, 2014 3:55 AM
 

"The legislative department is everywhere ... drawing all power into its impetuous vortex."
-- James Madison, Federalist 48

WASHINGTON -- Unfortunately, Congress's vortex now spins the other way, throwing off powers that the executive scoops up. Hence this autumn's spectacle: Feverish House and Senate candidates waging ferocious campaigns to win or retain offices that are of rapidly diminishing significance.

 
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Posted: October 2, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: October 1, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- It has long been accepted by the conventionally wise that the Republican Party is waging a "war on women."

Let's be clear. The war on women is based on just one thing -- abortion rights. While it is true that access to abortion has been restricted in several states owing to Republican efforts, it is not true that women as a whole care only or mostly about abortion.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 1, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Amid the uproar of looming November elections, casino gambling policy in Florida has so gone off the boil. But you wouldn't know that by gambling opponent No Casinos (NC) -- still out there, still flogging its bogus Atlantic City scare story.

 
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Posted: October 1, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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