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Wall Street Journal – Election 2012

  • Fed Boosts View of Economy
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 6:46 PM:)

    The Federal Reserve said it would scale back its purchases of mortgage and Treasury bonds to $25 billion monthly and delivered a modestly more upbeat assessment of inflation, jobs and the economy, hours after a stronger-than-expected U.S. growth report.

  • Senator Sees Highway Bill as Bipartisan Win
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 6:36 PM:)

    A Senate-passed highway spending bill represented a "major victory" for lawmakers who want to fix a structural problem with the way roads are funded, Sen. Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) said Wednesday.

  • GDP Rebound Stirs Hopes On Economy
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 6:31 PM:)

    The U.S. economy surged 4% in the second quarter, more than offsetting a first-quarter contraction and putting growth back on an upward trajectory in 2014.

  • GOP Says Lerner Email Points to Bias
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 6:01 PM:)

    House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp said a newly discovered email demonstrates former IRS official Lois Lerner's "deep animus towards conservatives."

  • Obama Weighs Fewer Deportations
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 5:46 PM:)

    President Obama is considering broad action to scale back deportations of people living illegally in the U.S., say lawmakers and advocates who have consulted with the White House.

  • Russia Defiant in Face of Sanctions
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 5:10 PM:)

    Russia reacted with defiance to the decisions by the U.S. and EU to impose the harshest sanctions yet on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.

  • EU, U.S. Expand Sanctions on Russia
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 2:12 PM:)

    The European Union and the U.S. adopted broad economic sanctions against Russia to punish Moscow's unbending stance in the Ukraine conflict.

  • McDonnell Corruption Trial Focuses on Marriage
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 30 2014 - 4:38 AM:)

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, had a broken marriage that left them vulnerable to a businessman seeking to exploit their power for his own benefit, their attorneys said on the opening day of the couple's political-corruption trial.

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