Paul Taylor Powell (January 21, 1902 – October 10, 1970) served... -
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Getting Personal: John Farney

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 10 Jun 2018
By junior high, I was volunteering with campaigns when I could. I was hooked. Being an Illinois native, I have quite a collection of political memorabilia from corrupt Illinois politicians — Blagojevich yard signs, Paul Powell lapel pins and ...
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Vulnerable Republicans See Immigration as Political Salvation

New York Times - 01 Jun 2018
He says it does not faze him, but there is nothing like the political gallows to focus the mind of an endangered politician, and Mr. Denham, a Republican, is responding in a way that touches almost everybody here in California farm country: He is ...
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With Mueller Closing In, Manafort's Allies Abandon Him

New York Times - 08 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON — The special counsel's accusation this week that Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign chairman, tried to tamper with potential witnesses originated with two veteran journalists who turned on Mr. Manafort after working closely ...
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Pardon himself (seriously?)

Mountain Mail Newspaper - 19 Jun 2018
Other Republicans like the Bush family, Colin Powell, Mitt Romney, John McCain even Arnold Schwarzenegger don't support Trump. Hopefully the public ...
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Lawmakers looking at what comes next after Trump-Kim summit

WPXI Pittsburgh - 12 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) - Confusion, skepticism and a bit of optimism ricocheted around Capitol Hill on Tuesday as lawmakers tried to figure out what comes next after President Donald Trump's historic summit with Kim Jong Un over North Korea's nuclear ...
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Officials: Placing signs alongside the highway violates the law

The Decatur Daily - 27 May 2018
He said he had two signs among the 30 or so other political signs along a hillside at the busy intersection of Alabama 24 and 157 in Moulton last week. On Thursday, the state mowed the right of way. “They're all gone,” Mitchell said. “That's the chance ...
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* The Question: Your favorite Illinois trivia?

The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) - 22 May 2018
Who is Paul Powell? - Bigtwich - Tuesday, May 22, 18 @ 10:05 pm: Who said: A billion here, a billion there, pretty soon you're talking real money. Dirksen. An honorable man. Well deserved statue on the Capitol grounds. - BlueDogDem - Wednesday, May 23, ...
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US report: Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya persists in Myanmar

WPXI Pittsburgh - 29 May 2018
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A raccoon that appeared to be stranded on a ledge after climbing more than 20 stories of a high-rise office building in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, has made it to the roof, easing concerns that the animal could plummet to its ...
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Trump blots out North Korea glow with 'witch hunt' talk - 14 Jun 2018
Added to the mix: The revelation that House Speaker Paul Ryan did not support the federal government's move to separate migrant children from their parents, an outgrowth of a new and aggressive enforcement policy by Attorney General Jeff Sessions ...
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Peter Morici: Stuck on doubt over the Trump economy

Deseret News - 27 May 2018
Thomas the Doubter must have been an economist. Those dismal scientists mostly greeted Donald Trump's ascent skeptically and some with horror — remember Paul Krugman predicting the apocalypse? And now look at how most assess his time in office.

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