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Senate Negotiator Promises Health Care Bill 'Soon'

Posted: 09/04/2009 - With a deadline approaching, Democratic Sen. Max Baucus is signaling that he's ready to move ahead with a health care bill -- with or without an agreement with Republicans.

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Palin Resignation Costs Alaska At Least $40,000

Posted: 09/04/2009 - Early estimates put the cost of Sarah Palin's midterm resignation as Alaska governor at a minimum of $40,000, not including a special legislative session partly linked to her departure.

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White House Will Publicly Release Visitor Logs

Posted: 09/04/2009 - President Barack Obama says his administration will make public a listing of visitors to the White House, reversing a long-standing policy transcending presidents and party affiliations.

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Brownback Keeps Up Fight Against Gitmo Detainees

Posted: 09/03/2009 - Sen. Sam Brownback says he's not giving up his fight to keep the Obama administration from moving suspected terrorist detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Kansas.

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Biden: Stimulus Plan Is Working

Posted: 09/03/2009 - Defending a costly plan to revitalize the economy, Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday said the government's sweeping stimulus effort "is in fact working" despite steady Republican criticism and public skepticism.

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Board To Review Kansas Unemployment Fund

Posted: 09/03/2009 - The Kansas Employment Security Advisory Council was meeting Thursday to discuss the financial stability of the state's unemployment trust fund.

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Brownback Holds Event For Kansas Governor's Race

Posted: 09/03/2009 - Sen. Sam Brownback and Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh are making a joint announcement at Kansas Republican Party headquarters regarding the 2010 gubernatorial race.

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GOP Senator Says Health Care Talks Still On

Posted: 09/02/2009 - The top Senate Republican negotiator on health care insists that bipartisan talks will continue despite White House suggestions that GOP bargainers have not acted in good faith.

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U.S. Extends Iraq Contract For Blackwater Firm

Posted: 09/02/2009 - State Department officials say they have extended a contract with a subsidiary of the security firm formerly known as Blackwater USA to provide air support for U.S. diplomats in Iraq despite the fact the company is not allowed to work there.

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Gov. Parkinson Backs Statewide Smoking Ban

Posted: 09/02/2009 - Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson says he will push for a statewide smoking ban next year and may work to raise the state's tax on cigarettes.

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Drug Czar Kicks Off Anti-Meth Ad Campaign

Posted: 09/02/2009 - The nation's drug czar has kicked off a $9 million ad campaign targeting methamphetamine abuse that will run mainly in the states most affected by the drug problem.

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EU Presses U.S. On Climate Change

Posted: 09/01/2009 - The European Union is urging lawmakers on Capitol Hill to guarantee that the United States makes deep cuts in carbon emissions as part of any negotiated global climate change accord.

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