Ernst Introduces Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood

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On Tuesday U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) introduced S.1881 legislation intended to protect women’s health and defund Planned Parenthood.

If the Fox News Debate Were Held Today….

Donald Trump at Pottawattamie County GOP   Dinner on 5/15/15.Photo credit: Dave Davidson - Prezography.com

Which Republican candidates will be able to participate in the first debate hosted by Fox News and Facebook if it were held today based on their criteria?

U.S. Senate Passes No Child Left Behind Rewrite

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The U.S. Senate passed 81 to 17 S. 1177, the Every Child Achieves Act, a bill advocates says “fixes” No Child Left Behind while critics say it isn’t enough.

Reaction Over Supreme Court’s Ruling Preserving Obamacare

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The Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Obama Adminstration in King v. Burwell preserving Obamacare elicited strong reaction from candidates and activists.