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Murphy wants $555.8 million directed at NE corridor rail safety.

Murphy says it’s time to `celebrate’ success of Obamacare

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Sen. Chris Murphy stood on the Senate floor Thursday astride a placard that looked like a party invitation, complete with balloons, streamers and decorations. The only difference: It had “ACA works’’ across the front, reflecting Murphy’s assignment as head of Senate Democrats #ACA Works Campaign. Welcome to Murphy’s party for the Affordable Care Act – […] [Read More]

Rick Santorum on Ted Cruz: “In the end, he did more harm”

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Santorum stopped short of saying Cruz was the face of the Republican party — although Cruz was one of the most notable names involved in this month’s government shutdown and the fight to defund the Affordable Care Act. [Read More]

GOP members grow increasingly hostile towards Cruz

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As the government shutdown continues and blame continues to fly, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is coming under fire once again from his members of his own party. [Read More]

President Obama urges Congress to end government shutdown on first day of Obamacare implementation

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Congress failed Monday to pass legislation that would fund the government — making this the first time the government has shut down since 1996. [Read More]

From abortion to pot, the ten most important ballot issues of 2012 election

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Thirty-eight states have ballot measures that will be in play on Nov. 6 and though many deal with issues such as taxes and administrative issues, other states will decide on hot-button national topics from Obamacare to marijuana legalization. [Read More]