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Day: March 22, 2012

King: Partial Repeal Only Empowers ObamaCare

Washington, DC- Congressman King released the following statement today after the House voted to repeal one of the most egregious pieces of ObamaCare, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB). King voted ‘present’

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McClatchy CEO Pruitt to step down

McClatchy-Tribune News Service – McClatchy Co. President Gary B. Pruitt, the 16-year leader of the company that is a joint-venture partner in McClatchy-Tribune Information Services and owns 30 newspapers, is leaving to

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Movie magic makes archery cool again

By Tiffany Hsu, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Archery had long been relegated to the realm of men in tights, apples atop heads and junior high summer camp. Then came “The

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Vikings release former Saint Ayodele

By Dan Wiederer, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — The Vikings ended a one-year experiment with defensive tackle Remi Ayodele on Wednesday, announcing his release on the same day the NFL began levying

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Spurs roll over Twolves, 116-100

By Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – SAN ANTONIO — It sure didn’t look or feel much like it, but the Minnesota Timberwolves left AT&T Center late Wednesday night having beaten San Antonio

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For Romney, an endorsement from Jeb Bush

By Marc Caputo, McClatchy Newspapers – MIAMI — Republican Party standard bearer and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush ended months of speculation by endorsing Mitt Romney on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after

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Targets of ATF sting were FBI informants

By Richard A. Serrano, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — When the ATF made alleged gun trafficker Manuel Fabian Celis-Acosta its primary target in the ill-fated Fast and Furious investigation, it hoped he

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