Democratic debate a breakout chance for O'Malley, others

...such as gun control, in which Sanders' record matches more with his largely rural home state than his place in the race as a liberal firebrand promising political revolution."We have to draw contrasts," O'Malley said. "I think we can do it in a respectful...
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For Clinton, complications with her old boss arise

...choose between supporting the president on a legacy-enhancing issue or siding with labor unions, environmentalists and other liberal constituencies that oppose the deal."I'm going to be talking to people. They're getting me all the information they...
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Approaching debate, Clinton, Sanders showing differences

...quickly laid out her plan to address gun violence, an issue where Sanders has been at odds with some Democrats and fellow liberals.In New Hampshire, Clinton points out distinctions in their respective college affordability plans. And before Democratic...
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Clinton breaks Keystone silence, says she opposes pipeline

...Clinton's decision proves she "favors environmental extremists over U.S. jobs."Spurred on by environmental activists and liberals who play a key role in the Democratic primaries and vigorously oppose the pipeline project, Clinton had expressed impatience...
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Campaigns wants to use PFD to register voters

...candidates and causes. Harstad was to conduct a telephone survey of voters.Nationwide, higher voter turnout has favored liberal candidates. Poorer and minority voters tend to vote Democratic.Reitmer said PFD Voter Registration is a nonpartisan effort...
Study: Conservatives say they're happy, but liberals show it

...Conservatives say they are happier, but liberals show more cheer in smiles, word choice...scientists found Democrats in Congress and liberals in general used a statistically significant...journal Science."We're not saying liberals are happier, they behave happier...
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Catholic Church gets win in liberal California Legislature

LOS ANGELES - The Catholic Church, often out of step with California's liberal Legislature, notched a prominent win at the statehouse this week after aligning with advocates for the disabled and medical groups...
Not For Web
Cross-section of religious life to greet Pope

...visit, he will be greeted by a cross-section of American religious life - from leaders of major evangelical groups to liberal Protestants and a Roman Catholic nun who leads bus tours advocating for social justice.Also present will be a gay Catholic...
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Jeb, Trump discord intensifies featuring clips of Trump himself promoting traditionally liberal positions in old interviews. "You'd be shocked if I said...the video produced and promoted by the Bush campaign titled "Liberal Things That Trump Says."In a subsequent Fox News interview...
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Conservative group to spend $1M on Trump attack ads

...Its 30-second commercials, which begin Thursday and call him "the worst kind of politician," highlight some of his most liberal positions and say he's playing voters "for chumps."Trump would seem a ripe target for any conservative organization...
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