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Immigration Reform Passes Senate

posted on June 28, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Immigration Reform Passes Senate
The United States Senate passed one of the most sweeping reforms of immigration in years Thursday. Senate lawmakers have been working on the legislation for years. Most recently, a bi-partisan group, the “Gang of 8”, led the discussions. Full Story

Immigration Reforms Takes Shape

posted on February 1, 2013 at 4:11 PM

Immigration Reforms Takes Shape
Former competitors for the presidency, Sen. John McCain and President Barack Obama, have spent much of the past four years butting heads on a series of domestic and international issues. This week in a pair of separate public appearances, the two... Full Story

More Oil Drilling Doesn't Always Mean Lower Gas Prices

posted on March 30, 2012 at 4:40 PM

More Oil Drilling Doesn't Always Mean Lower Gas Prices
It's the political cure-all for high gasoline prices: Drill here, drill now. But a comprehensive study conducted by the Associated Press reveals increased U.S. oil production has little effect on gas prices. Full Story

Farm Programs Take a Backseat in Presidential Election

posted on October 31, 2008 at 8:10 PM

Farm Programs Take a Backseat in Presidential Election
Senators Barack Obama and John McCain outline their views on government farm programs. Full Story

McCain and Obama Spar Over Renewable Energy

posted on October 24, 2008 at 8:10 PM

McCain and Obama Spar Over Renewable Energy
Barack Obama and John McCain outline their views on renewable sources of energy like wind power. Full Story

Presidential Candidates Differ Greatly on Biofuels

posted on October 10, 2008 at 8:10 PM

Presidential Candidates Differ Greatly on Biofuels
Barack Obama and John McCain differ greatly on biofuels. Full Story

McCain Accepts Republican Presidential Nomination

posted on September 5, 2008 at 8:09 PM

McCain Accepts Republican Presidential Nomination
Hurricane Gustav's assault on the Gulf Coast this week threatened key oil drilling and refining operations, but delivered only a glancing blow to New Orleans. Full Story

McCain, Obama Tout Solutions to Energy Issues

posted on August 8, 2008 at 8:08 PM

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Democrat Barack Obama blamed Republican energy policies for some of the nation's economic woes Tuesday as his GOP rival John McCain advocated a large expansion of nuclear power. Full Story

McCain Opposes Farm Policies Popular in Midwest

posted on August 8, 2008 at 8:08 PM

By MIKE GLOVER, Associated Press Writer Wed Aug 6, 12:08 PM ET DES MOINES, Iowa - Republican presidential candidate John McCain opposes the $300 billion farm bill and subsidies for ethanol, positions that both supporters and opponents say might... Full Story

McCain Says Subsidies Unnecessary

posted on May 2, 2008 at 8:05 PM

Some things never change: Republican John McCain dislikes farm subsidies. Full Story

Ethanol Fuels Iowa Caucuses

posted on December 28, 2007 at 8:12 PM

Ethanol Fuels Iowa Caucuses
As Presidential candidates barnstorm the 99 counties of Iowa, a recurring theme continues to surface: ETHANOL. Full Story

Prospective Presidential Candidates Debate Ag Issues

posted on December 14, 2007 at 8:12 PM

Prospective Presidential Candidates Debate Ag Issues
The notion of recession reared its ugly head again this week as bureaucrats and investors had give and take in the marketplace. Full Story

Presidential Contenders Weigh Biofuels

posted on November 9, 2007 at 8:11 PM

Presidential Contenders Weigh Biofuels
Despite saber-rattling in the Oval Office, Congress delivered its first override of a veto by President Bush this week, authorizing $23 billion in water projects from the upper Mississippi River to the Florida Everglades. Full Story

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