Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

WASHINGTON - Republicans urged an immediate closure...refugees primarily to Republican-led states, and more...outspoken, and even Republicans sympathetic to wings of the Republican Party there is a sense...
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Trump is fifth to join Alaska's Republican primary

...Trump has qualified for the Alaska Republican Party's March 1 primary, the party...a statement released by the Alaska Republican Party.Trump is the fifth mainstream candidate to join the Republican primary in Alaska. Ohio Gov. John...
Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

Some advisers to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson say he is struggling to grasp the complexities of foreign policy, his closest confidant said...
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Carson now eligible for Republican primary

...neurosurgeon-turned-presidential candidate, is now eligible for the Republican presidential primary, the Republican Party of Alaska announced Wednesday.Carson...third candidate to become eligible for the Republican preference poll, which will take place on...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...She warned that it would empower Republican governors like Greg Abbott of Texas...statement.With the SEIU endorsement, Republicans said Clinton had "one of the most far-left...herself from mainstream America," said Republican National Committee spokesman Michael...
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Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...Refugee Processing Center:ALABAMA (0)Republican Gov. Robert Bentley announced Sunday...oil prices, and Gov. Bill Walker, a Republican turned independent, "has been focused...protect its citizens.ARKANSAS (0)Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he opposes...
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Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears pressure grows in Congress and the Republican presidential campaign to reverse course...terrorism and denouncing calls from Republican candidates to favor Syrian Christians...accept any more Syrians, and some other Republican governors - including two GOP presidential...
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Salt Lake City elects first openly gay mayor amid setbacks

...foster child case, Biskupski said she was proud of Utah's Republican governor for criticizing the action by the judge. She called...Salt Lake City is a liberal island in the state where no Republican has been elected mayor in four decades. Gay rights group...
Nation and World The Plaza hotel in New York City.Ten years ago: The Republican-controlled House spurned a call for an immediate pullout...and military chiefs from both parties to pressure reluctant Republican senators into ratifying a nuclear weapons deal with Russia...
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Census weighs changes to counting American Indians

...who said they were American Indian or Alaska Native and another race, the census reported.Sharon Clahchischilliage, a Republican state lawmaker in New Mexico and a member of the Navajo Nation, said she was pleased the Census Bureau was testing out a...


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