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Wall Street Journal – Election 2012

  • Pacific Trade Talks End With No Deal
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 3:54 AM:)
    <>High-level efforts to complete a major Pacific trade agreement ended without resolution amid deep differences over trade in dairy and other products.> <>
  • Billionaires Put Their Stamp on 2016 Presidential Campaigns
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 3:49 AM:)
    <>Billionaires are bankrolling the early days of the 2016 campaign to an unprecedented degree, with at least 40 of the wealthiest Americans plowing $60 million into super PACs aligned with the top tier of presidential contenders.> <>
  • U.N. Nuclear Chief to Meet With Lawmakers
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 3:45 AM:)
    <>The head of the U.N.’s nuclear watchdog will meet Wednesday with members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in a bid to blunt growing criticism of the agency’s inspections regime for Iran’s nuclear sites.> <>
  • U.S. Bolsters Syrian Rebels With Airstrikes
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 3:16 AM:)
    <>Friday’s attack was the first in support of the Pentagon-trained force. The Pentagon has struggled to recruit and vet rebels for the program, with fewer than 60 fighters completing the training.> <>
  • Republican Candidates Vie for Center Stage
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 3:02 AM:)
    <>Republican presidential candidates, in an 11th-hour scramble to get onto the main stage of the coming week’s debate in Cleveland, are resorting to attention-grabbing ploys and creating a frantic start to the 2016 campaign.> <>
  • Clinton Opens Up on Health, Money
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 2:21 AM:)
    <>Hillary Clinton released a flurry of documents Friday that included a physician’s declaration of her personal health and a batch of financial information, in a bid to rebut accusations of secrecy surrounding her presidential campaign.> <>
  • Marines Say Costly F-35 Jet Fighter Is Finally Ready
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 12:56 AM:)
    <>The U.S. Marine Corps said Lockheed’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is finally ready for combat, a milestone for the world’s most expensive weapons program.> <>
  • Fetal Tissue's Use in Research Back in Spotlight
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 12:49 AM:)
    <>Controversy over Planned Parenthood has drawn new attention to the use of fetal tissue for medical research, a decades-old practice that remains common in some fields even as alternatives are explored.> <>
  • U.S. Labor Costs Rise at Slowest Pace in Three Decades
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 01 2015 - 12:02 AM:)
    <>U.S. labor costs rose at the slowest pace in at least three decades in the spring, a sign of persistently sluggish wage growth that could weigh on the Federal Reserve’s decision to raise short-term interest rates.> <>
  • Desert Storm, the Last Classic War
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 11:16 PM:)
    <>The Saturday Essay: Twenty-five years after Iraq invaded Kuwait, the Gulf War still stands out as a triumph of U.S. foreign policy. Its lessons remain urgent, even in the chaos of today’s much altered Middle East.> <>
  • The 2016 Presidential Campaign Runs on Fighting Words
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 10:09 PM:)
    <>To hear the presidential candidates tell it, they’re all fighters—every single one of them.> <>
  • Clinton Attacks Bush on 'Right to Rise'
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 8:51 PM:)
    <>Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton sharply attacked one of the top Republicans in the presidential race, saying Jeb Bush’s “Right to Rise” slogan is empty given his policy positions.> <>
  • Sen. Schumer in Tight Spot on Iran Pact
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 7:47 PM:)
    <>Sen. Charles Schumer is facing some of the fiercest pressure of his career in his own backyard as pro-Israel elected officials and advocacy groups urge him to oppose the nuclear agreement President Barack Obama brokered with Iran.> <>
  • Fed's Bullard: 'In Good Shape' to Raise Rates in September
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 6:56 PM:)
    <>Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard says economic data seen since central bankers gathered this week are bolstering the case for raising short-term rates when officials meet in September.> <>
  • Clinton Campaign Donors Also Big Backers of Foundation
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 6:24 PM:)
    <>The Clinton Foundation saw a significant increase in donations this year from fundraisers who also have volunteered to steer at least $100,000 each to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.> <>
  • As Fed Nominees Await Hearings, Panel Chief Points to Vacancy
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 6:19 PM:)
    <>The powerful chairman of the Senate Banking Committee suggested he may hold up President Barack Obama’s two nominees for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors over a lack of action from the White House on another central bank position.> <>
  • Court Upholds NLRB Union-Organizing Rule
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 2:28 PM:)
    <>A federal-district court has upheld a National Labor Relations Board rule that is expected to speed union-organizing elections, a blow to several business trade groups that sued to block it.> <>
  • EPA Emissions Rule Sticks to Tough Targets
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 1:38 PM:)
    <>Final EPA regulations to cut emissions from U.S. power plants are expected to maintain ambitious emission-reduction targets included in a draft proposal released last year but give companies more time to meet them.> <>
  • Senate to Vote as Soon as Monday on Planned Parenthood
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 2:53 AM:)
    <>The Senate will vote as early as Monday on a bill to strip Planned Parenthood of federal funding, a largely symbolic vote causing pain for centrists in both parties and drawing fire from conservatives.> <>
  • Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush Both Seek an Edge by Courting Black Voters
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - July 31 2015 - 2:25 AM:)
    <>Both presidential candidates will address the National Urban League on Friday as part of their efforts to win over African-Americans, who turned out in record numbers to elect President Barack Obama.> <>

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