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Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attention

...addressed on climate change," Hawley said. "It's all about life safety and food security."Brian Deese, Obama's senior adviser for climate and energy issues, said the federal government was working to address concerns in Kivalina and similar...
Obama to walk fine line on climate, energy

...revenues to stay afloat, and falling oil prices have already created a serious budget deficit.Brian Deese, Obama's senior adviser, sought to strike a balance between Alaska's economics needs and the president's goal to eventually phase out...

...through its mandates."The 6-3 decision is strong validation of the constitutionality of the law," White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said of the court's ruling. "Coupled with over 16 million people who currently have health care...
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Obama veto vow sparks fishing law fight

...limits.The White House has said the administration "strongly opposes" the changes and President Barack Obama's senior advisers would recommend a veto if the bill to authorize them passes. White House officials said Young's changes would undermine...
No Parnell-Mallott debates scheduled for Juneau

...and the final debate before the primary is slated for August 12 in Fairbanks.Former Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho, a senior adviser for the Mallott campaign, told the Empire that the Mallott campaign believes there should be a debate in the capital...
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Foreign policy a hurdle for Romney

...engaging more with voters."Mitt Romney is the ultimate pressure player," said GOP strategist Phil Musser, a senior adviser to Romney's 2008 campaign. "The higher the stakes, the more on the line, I can't think of an instance where...
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Debates a shot at finding that 'defining moment' replay it and replay it and it's going to show up on 'Saturday Night Live,'" said Tad Devine, who was a senior adviser to Gore's campaign. "It becomes part of their daily conversation, and it takes hold."The killer moments are...
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Melvin, Johnson picked as managers of the year

...returned to managing in 1999 with the Los Angeles Dodgers for two years.In June 2011, Johnson was working as a senior adviser with the Nationals when Jim Riggleman suddenly resigned midway through the season. Johnson took over and agreed to...
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...ingredients that are approved food additives or that are "generally recognized as safe," said Elizabeth Campbell, a senior adviser at EAS Consulting Group, which specializes in FDA regulatory matters.Among the issues lawmakers have raised over...
1st missile interceptor installed in Interior

...and evaluation at the Pentagon. "It's not something you want to depend on in real battle," said Coyle, now a senior adviser at the Center for Defense Information, a Washington think tank. Congress has appropriated more than $10 billion...


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