Obama cancels US-Egyptian military exercise


CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama has scrapped joint U.S.-Egypt military exercises scheduled for next month, saying American cooperation with the Egyptian government cannot continue when civilians are being killed in the streets. He directed his national security team to see what additional...
 
 
 

Obama to address situation in Egypt this morning
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama will make his first statement on the rapidly deteriorating...
 

With kids at camp, Obama finds time for golf
WEST TISBURY, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is filling his Martha's Vineyard vacation with golf,...
 

White House condemns violence in Egypt
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The White House on Wednesday condemned the violence sweeping across Egypt,...
 

Obama on vacation has fried lunch, then basketball
OAK BLUFFS, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama had a deep fried seafood lunch on his island vacation,...
 

DIGITS: For 2016, focus on feeling, not the field
You know all those polls that say Hillary Rodham Clinton has the lead in the race for president in 2016?...
 

Tuition isn't only bill college students see
WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite all the grumbling about tuition increases and student loan costs, other college...
 

JPMorgan Chase's list of legal challenges
NEW YORK (AP) — The London Whale trading loss is JPMorgan Chase's legal headache-of-the-week, but it's...
 

Obama orders creation of intelligence review group
EDGARTOWN, Massachusetts (AP) — President Barack Obama is directing his national intelligence director...
 

Obama orders creation of intelligence review group
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is directing his national intelligence director to form...
 
 
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Florida Politics


Obama to hold year-end news conference
President Barack Obama will hold an end-of-the year news conference at the White House Friday afternoon.
 

Crist visits Gulf Coast, talks education
On Monday, November 18, Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist spent some time on the Gulf Coast. The former Republican governor…
 

Judge won't delay Fla. worker drug test…
A Miami federal judge has refused to delay proceedings in a lawsuit challenging Florida Gov. Rick Scott's plan to require…
 

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Supreme Court News


Supreme Court refuses to delay release…
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for the early release of nearly 10,000 California inmates…
 

NC challenges Alcoa's property rights for…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials filed a lawsuit Friday in a long-running fight with Alcoa Inc. over who…
 

Fla. to resume voter purge after high court…
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A federal court is dismissing a lawsuit that a Hispanic civic group and two naturalized citizens…
 

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Blog: Campaign Curiosities


Fun with voting, part 2
Back on Election Day, I told you about the problem I had when I went to vote.. I’m just glad I didn’t need my…
 

“You say I already voted?”
I got a shock when I handed over my driver’s license to election officials this morning, only to find out I had already…
 

Former Ala. gubernatorial candidate donated…
A former Alabama gubernatorial candidate and staunch opponent of gay marriage has reportedly been donating sperm to women…
 

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Florida (change)

 
Nicknamed the “Sunshine State,” Florida has a population of over 18.5 million people. Major cities include the capital of Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miami and Pensacola.
 
Offices & Officials

Governor: Rick Scott
Lieutenant Governor: Jennifer Carroll
Attorney General: Pam Bondi
State Treasurer: Jeff Atwater
Secretary of State: Kurt S. Browning

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