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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), left, and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) wait to speak at the 'Exempt America from Obamacare' rally, on Capitol Hill, on Sept. 10, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), left, and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) wait to speak at the 'Exempt America from Obamacare' rally, on Capitol Hill, on Sept. 10, 2013 in Washington, DC.

Cruz, Paul Aid Michigan’s Amash Facing Primary Challenge

Sens. Ted Cruz and Rand Paul are aiding the re-election campaign of Rep. Justin Amash, the libertarian-leaning Michigan Republican who faces a well-funded primary challenger. Cruz, of Texas, and Paul, of Kentucky, donated to Amash’s campaign from their leadership political...

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The Dow Chemical Co. hydro carbon production facility.

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The Dow Chemical Co. hydro carbon production facility.

Michigan: Dow Chemical PAC Aids Amash and Bentivolio Challengers

Dow Chemical Co., one of Michigan’s biggest employers, is aiding primary challengers to Republican Reps. Justin Amash and Kerry Bentivolio with campaign contributions through its political action committee. Dow Chemical’s PAC sent $2,500 on Nov. 20 to Brian Ellis, a...

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A press conference in Tehran after the return of the capsule carrying this monkey was sent above the Earth's atmosphere on Jan. 28, 2013.

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A press conference in Tehran after the return of the capsule carrying this monkey was sent above the Earth's atmosphere on Jan. 28, 2013.

McCain’s Ahmadinejad ‘Monkey’ Line: ‘Lighten Up, Folks’

Sen. John McCain, no fan of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, probably wouldn’t mind the Iranian leader blasting off into the wherever. Nothing there is new. How he said it today, though, has rankled some, including a Republican congressman who called the jibe...

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