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Republicans Yield Big Harvest on Election Day

posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM

Republicans Yield Big Harvest on Election Day
Election night turned into a “grand ol’ party” Tuesday as Republicans took back the majority in the U.S. Senate and built on their lead in the House. Full Story

New Emails Show White House Role in Sherrod Ouster

posted on November 7, 2014 at 2:09 PM

A 2010 email from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says his department was "waiting for the go-ahead" from the White House before accepting the resignation of employee Shirley Sherrod, according to newly released documents, despite Obama... Full Story

Obama Opens East Coast to Oil Search

posted on July 18, 2014 at 11:24 AM

ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Eastern Seaboard is being opened to offshore oil and gas exploration for the first time in decades with the Obama administration's approval Friday of sonic cannons that can pinpoint energydeposits deep... Full Story

Push for Ethanol Continues as President Leaves Biofuels out of State of the Union

posted on February 3, 2014 at 8:43 AM

Push for Ethanol Continues as President Leaves Biofuels out of State of the Union
The final push before the comment period on cuts to RFS ethanol mandates closed Tuesday, January 28, 2014. Bob Dinneen joined Iowa Governor Terry Brandstad and IRFA Executive Director Monte Shaw for the 8th annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit. T.... Full Story

Federal Government Shuts Down for First Time in 17 Years

posted on October 4, 2013 at 1:19 PM

Federal Government Shuts Down for First Time in 17 Years
The effect of the federal government shutdown on the rest of the country Full Story

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