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ELECTION 2014 The Senate Races to Watch in Republican Bid to Seize Control Democrats Courting Changing Cuban Voters in Florida WHITE HOUSE In Wake of Court Ruling, Obama Weighs Steps on Contraception Obama Urges Immigration Overhaul at WH Ceremony RUSSIA-UKRAINE CONFLICT Pro-Russian Fighters Routed From Stronghold, Ukraine Says Putin Tells Obama He Wants Better Ties,…

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The Supreme Court Reins In Government Bullies – George Will, Wash Post What the Obama Polls Leave Out – Donna Brazile, CNN The Calamitous Finances of Obamacare – Charles Blahous, Weekly Standard For Obama, Loss of Senate Could Be Freeing – Dana Milbank, Wash Post The Great Liberal Hobby Lobby Freak-out – James Antle, National Interest Hobby Lobby Decision Just…

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SUPREME COURT Justices, 5-4, Side With Employers Over Contraceptive Mandate Ruling a Blow to Obamacare Decision: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Rules Public Union Can’t Make Nonmembers Pay Fees Avoids Broad Ruling on Union Fees Full Decision: Harris v. Quinn ISLAMISTS RISE IN MIDEAST Sunni Militants Declare Islamic Caliphate in Iraq and Syria Iraqi…

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Can Republicans Still Win in Colorado? – Josh Kraushaar, National Journal A Recovery Stymied by Redistribution – Casey Mulligan, Wall St. Journal How Hillary Clinton Won Over Skeptical Liberals – Noam Scheiber, TNR Obama and the Age of Oligarchy – Joel Kotkin, The Daily Beast Assault on Cronyism Draws New Battle Lines – Ben Domenech, Federalist GOP Will Rue Inaction…

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SCOTUS targets Obama appointments By JOSH GERSTEIN | 6/26/14 8:55 PM EDT It calls three recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board  unconstitutional. Lawyer clarifies Walker not target By JAMES HOHMANN | 6/26/14 4:34 PM EDT High court strikes Massachusetts abortion ‘buffer zone’ By JENNIFER HABERKORN and NATALIE VILLACORTA | 6/26/14 5:51 PM EDT The state loses its argument that a buffer zone…

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Obamacare’s Prognosis Grows Dimmer – Lanhee Chen, Bloomberg In Pointless Gesture, Boehner to Sue Obama – Paul Waldman, Am. Prospect The Age of Mafia Government – Joy Pullmann, The Federalist GOP Policies Don’t Get Women’s Priorities Right – Stephanie Schriock, RCP Did Obama Fail Black America? – Randall Kennedy, Politico Court Rules Unanimously Against WH for 13th Time – John Fund,…

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SUPREME COURT High Court Rebukes President Obama on Recess Appointments Full Decision: NLRB v. Noel Canning Supreme Court Strikes Down Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones Full Decision: McCullen v. Coakley ELECTION 2014 President Obama Hitting the Road on Female-Voter Empathy Tour Odds Tilt Toward GOP Senate NC Sen (Civitas): Hagan (D) +4 Senate Seats Most Likely…