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Senate Takes up Concealed Weapons Measure

Posted: 07/20/2009 - If South Dakota Senator John Thune has his way, people would have the right to carry concealed weapons across most state lines.

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Lawmakers: SC Gov's Pricey Seats Need Closer Look

Posted: 07/20/2009 - South Carolina legislators are planning a closer look at Gov. Mark Sanford's travel spending, saying it doesn't square with state law requiring flying in cheap seats.

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BET Co-Founder Sides With Republican For Va. Gov

Posted: 07/20/2009 - A billionaire co-founder of the Black Entertainment Television network who is also a key Democratic donor has endorsed Republican Bob McDonnell for Virginia governor.

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White House Putting Off Budget Update

Posted: 07/20/2009 - Even as it pressures lawmakers to pass its $1 trillion health care initiative, the White House is being forced to face some stark economic realities.

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2008 Voting Rate Down As Older Whites Stayed Home

Posted: 07/20/2009 - For all the attention generated by last year's presidential race, census figures show the share of eligible voters who actually went to the polls in November declined from 2004.

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Watchdog: Treasury Bailout Disclosure Falls Short

Posted: 07/20/2009 - The government's main watchdog over the federal financial bailout says the Treasury Department has repeatedly failed to adopt recommendations aimed at making the $700 billion program more accountable and transparent.

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India Stands Firm Against Binding Emissions Limits

Posted: 07/20/2009 - In a meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, India's environment minister maintained there's "simply no case for the pressure," because the country has "among the lowest emissions per capita." He also objected to "the threat of carbon tariffs" on India's exports.

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Interior To Halt Uranium Mining At Grand Canyon

Posted: 07/20/2009 - An Obama administration official says Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will announce Monday that his department is temporarily barring the filing of new uranium mining claims on about 1 million acres near the Grand Canyon.

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