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6:25am

Fri April 3, 2015
Politics

Congressional Lawmakers Insist Iran Nuclear Deal Be Put To A Vote

Originally published on Fri April 3, 2015 7:46 pm

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6:03am

Fri April 3, 2015
It's All Politics

Fights Over 'Religious Freedom' And Gay Rights Are Costing Republicans

Originally published on Fri April 3, 2015 11:54 am

Opponents of an Arkansas religious objection measure chant outside the Arkansas state Capitol on Wednesday.
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Following a firestorm of criticism, Republican governors in Indiana and Arkansas signed revised versions of their states' Religious Freedom Restoration bills Thursday night. In Indiana the language was adjusted, and in Arkansas it was significantly scaled back to more closely align with the federal law.

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5:36am

Fri April 3, 2015
Around the Nation

Indiana Church Opposed State's Earlier Religious Liberty Law

Originally published on Fri April 3, 2015 3:21 pm

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The national outcry against Indiana's religious freedom law included many people in Indiana; among them, people of faith. The groups who protested included a church led by our next guest.

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5:21am

Fri April 3, 2015
Law

National Outrage Pushes Indiana To Tweak Religious Freedom Law

Originally published on Fri April 3, 2015 3:29 pm

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6:32pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Politics

Wisconsin Sen. Johnson Reacts To Tentative Iranian Nuclear Deal

Originally published on Thu April 2, 2015 7:27 pm

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And now for some reaction from Congress, I'm joined by Republican Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin. He serves on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Welcome to the program.

SENATOR RON JOHNSON: Good afternoon.

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5:57pm

Thu April 2, 2015
It's All Politics

Americans Support Iran Talks, But Doubt They'll Prevent A Weapon

Originally published on Thu April 2, 2015 7:03 pm

President Obama about to walk out into the Rose Garden at the White House to announce the framework of a nuclear deal with Iran.
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Every politician likes to tout what they believe the "American People" want.

As the debate over the Iran nuclear deal inevitably heads toward the meat grinder that is Congress, President Obama tried to preemptively frame that debate. And he claimed to have the "American people" on his side.

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5:10pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Politics

Sen. Menendez Case Revolves Around Friendship With Florida Eye Doctor

Originally published on Thu April 2, 2015 7:27 pm

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4:37pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Politics

World Leaders Reach Tentative Deal In Iranian Nuclear Talks

Originally published on Fri April 3, 2015 6:23 am

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4:37pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Politics

President Obama Praises Tentative Iranian Nuclear Deal

Originally published on Thu April 2, 2015 7:27 pm

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4:37pm

Thu April 2, 2015
Politics

Nigerian President-Elect Calls Himself A 'Converted Democract'

Originally published on Thu April 2, 2015 7:27 pm

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