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Club for Growth urged ‘no’ vote on $9.7 billion Sandy bill

The Club for Growth urged members of the U.S. House to vote against the $9.7 billion Sandy flood insurance bill. Here’s the organization’s argument:

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Five more thoughts on the fiscal cliff

1.) Wonkblog’s Suzy Khimm says we should call it an austerity crisis, not a fiscal cliff. Ezra Klein is taking nominations. 2.) Matt Bai says President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner are, in some ways, “in stronger positions … Continue reading

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A look at Scott Perry and other veterans in Congress or headed there

Stars and Stripes had an interesting story before the election about an independent analysis group predicting that Congress could see an increase in lawmakers with military experience. Republican Scott Perry, who was elected to the represent the 4th Congressional District … Continue reading

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Not sure who to vote for in 4th Congressional race? Try our quiz

Four candidates will be on the ballot Nov. 6 to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Todd Platts, R-York County: Libertarian Mike Koffenberger of Hopewell Township, Democrat Harry Perkinson of York Township, Republican Scott Perry of Carroll Township and Independent Wayne Wolff … Continue reading

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Face the Facts: Mandatory spending eats up federal budget

Face the Facts looks at mandatory spending such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and more.

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How much do people contribute to global warming? York County congressional candidates weigh in

Candidates covered a variety of issues at Thursday night’s debate. What they said about global warming, after jump:

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