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MIAMI — Marco Rubio was raised in West Miami and still lives just a few blocks south of “Calle Ocho,” the famed boulevard where Cuban Americans often gather to protest the Castro brothers. The Florida senator's parents immigrated here from Cuba in the 1950s — a familiar history for many [...]
Fri, Apr 10, 2015
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House GOP leaders scrambled to round up the votes for a short-term spending bill, faced with opposition from defense hawks clamoring for billions more for the Pentagon. In the Senate, immigration activists pressured Democrats to oppose the bill. [...]
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The payment to a former aide to Rep. Alcee L. Hastings was the largest known recent settlement to come from a fund for claims made against members of Congress. [...]
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The president had aggressively recruited the congressman to challenge Sen. Heidi Heitkamp. [...]
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How the top 25 papers in the country handled Trump's comments. [...]
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A pay raise in turn boosts a federal employee's later retirement benefits, but not by as much as they might hope. [...]
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