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Outside editorial: We know we're fat

...billion bill to boost child nutrition and improve the quality of school meals. Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Blanche Lincoln hailed the bill's "common-sense solutions for tackling childhood hunger and obesity." It's a reasonable bill...
Tuesday elections: bad for incumbents

...Sestak campaign advertisement - than it was to his support for big government. In Arkansas, moderate Democratic Sen. Blanche Lincoln was forced into a runoff not by a conservative outsider but by an experienced Democratic politician who ran to her...
Murkowski applauds state's fight against EPA climate regulation

...The disapproval resolution is co-sponsored by 40 Congressional lawmakers, including three Democratic senators: Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas, Ben Nelson of Nebraska, and Mary Landrieu of Louisiana.
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Outside editorial: Cap and rage

...allowances to various interests. The Senate is proving to be a much tougher sell. Last week, four Democratic senators - Blanche Lincoln, Ark., Ben Nelson, Neb., Kent Conrad, N.D., and Byron L. Dorgan, N.D. - called on the leadership to...
Begich among Democrats who oppose global-warming rules

...Michigan and Max Baucus of Montana. Last month, Democrats Ben Nelson of Nebraska, Mary Landrieu of Louisiana and Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas signed onto a resolution by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, that would bar the EPA from issuing regulations...
Sen. Begich meets with Obama at White House

...a year to Alaska's economy and supports thousands of jobs. Also attending the meeting were White House budget chief Peter Orszag and Sens. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota, Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas and Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire.
Several Democrats are worth hearing

...for a government-run health care system, I don't think that would have a very good chance." Kudos to Sen. Blanche Lincoln, Arkansas Democrat, for saying, "For some in my caucus, when they talk about a public option, they're talking...
2014 Senate Democrats firm up support of health care law

...doesn't represent the values of this conservative state." She recalled then-Rep. John Boozman ousting Sen. Blanche Lincoln in 2010 after her vote for the law."Voters here remember that going from Blanche to Sen. Boozman was an important...
Some Dems keep distance from Obama as 2014 nears

...House meeting for all Democratic senators up for election in 2014.Obama lost Arkansas by 24 percentage points. Blanche Lincoln, the Democratic senator who sought re-election in 2010, was clobbered by Republican John Boozman, a fate Pryor...
ANWR: How many jobs will it produce?

...St. Louis and during a stop at the Arkansas Farm Bureau in Little Rock. The last stop was no coincidence. Sen. Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas is among a handful of Democrats still undecided on the drilling issue. Norton's spokesman, Mark Pfeifle...


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