May 30, 2014: Obama still hopeful House will pass unemployment extension bill after deadline

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Obama still hopeful House will pass unemployment extension bill after deadline

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May 30, 2014, 8:22 PM MST

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney stated President Barack Obama "has not given up" on the House passing the unemployment benefits extension bill beyond the May 31 deadline, May 29, 2014

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White House Press Secretary Jay Carney stated President Barack Obama “has not given up” on the House passing the unemployment benefits extension bill beyond the May 31 deadline, May 29, 2014
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May 29, 2014: Portman chose not to negotiate, encourage Boehner to pass unemployment extension

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Portman chose not to negotiate, encourage Boehner to pass unemployment extension

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Examiner.com, May 29, 2014, 1:26 PM MST

Sen. Rob Portman revealed to the press that he did not speak to fellow Ohio representative Speaker of the House John Boehner to encourage him to put the unemployment benefits extension bill to a vote in the House, May 26, 2014
Sen. Rob Portman revealed to the press that he did not speak to fellow Ohio representative Speaker of the House John Boehner to encourage him to put the unemployment benefits extension bill to a vote in the House, May 26, 2014
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Judaism May 28, 2014: Recent Brussels, Paris anti-Semitic attacks backup ADL Global 100 poll claims

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Recent Brussels, Paris anti-Semitic attacks backup ADL Global 100 poll claims

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Examiner.com, May 28, 2014, 2:16 PM MST

Jewish Museum of Belgium in Brussels the scene of the most recently recent deadly anti-Semitic attack in Europe, May 24, 2014; The ADL's recent survey "The ADL Global 100: An Index of Anti-Semitism" mapped out the world's most anti-Semitic countries
Jewish Museum of Belgium in Brussels the scene of the most recently recent deadly anti-Semitic attack in Europe, May 24, 2014; The ADL’s recent survey “The ADL Global 100: An Index of Anti-Semitism” mapped out the world’s most anti-Semitic countries
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Universities May 28, 2014: Harvard changes admissions requirements SAT II subject tests now optional

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Harvard changes admissions requirements SAT II subject tests now optional

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 28, 2014, 1:17 AM MST

Harvard University made the SAT II subject exams optional admissions requirement for the class of 2019
Harvard University made the SAT II subject exams optional admissions requirement for the class of 2019
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Politics May 27, 2014: Obama overcompensates Memorial Day honors as Veterans Affairs scandal heats up

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Obama overcompensates Memorial Day honors as Veterans Affairs scandal heats up

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Examiner.com, May 27, 2014, 5:55 AM MST

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the annual Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, May 26, 2014; Obama avoided discussing the Veterans Affairs scandal

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the annual Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, May 26, 2014; Obama avoided discussing the Veterans Affairs scandal
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Politics May 25, 2014: One week left for House to act on unemployment extension, urge your rep to vote

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One week left for House to act on unemployment extension, urge your rep to vote

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 25, 2014, 8:01 AM MST

Speaker of the House John Boehner can still put the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill to a House vote this week, after that it expires and a new plan has to be made to extend the EUC program
Speaker of the House John Boehner can still put the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill to a House vote this week, after that it expires and a new plan has to be made to extend the EUC program
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Universities May 23, 2014: Colleges, universities still accepting freshman for fall 2014 through the summer

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Colleges, universities still accepting freshman for fall 2014 through the summer

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Examiner.com, May 23, 2014, 7:14 PM MST

Sarah Lawrence one of the colleges and universities still accepting freshman for the fall 2014 listed on National Association for College Admission Counseling's (NACAC) annual "College Openings Update", May 6-June 30, 2014
Sarah Lawrence one of the colleges and universities still accepting freshman for fall 2014 listed on National Association for College Admission Counseling’s (NACAC) annual “College Openings Update,” May 6-June 30, 2014
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Politics May 22, 2014: White House speaks out on unemployment extension urges House to pass bill

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White House speaks out on unemployment extension urges House to pass bill

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 22, 2014, 8:00 AM MST

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney responded about to a question at the daily press briefing on the unemployment benefits extension bill, May 21, 2014; Carney would not list any job creation provisions that could be added to the bill

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White House Press Secretary Jay Carney responded about to a question at the daily press briefing on the unemployment benefits extension bill, May 21, 2014; Carney would not list any job creation provisions that could be added to the bill
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Politics May 22, 2014: Reed, Heller still optimistic about unemployment extension, not rest of Senate

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Reed, Heller still optimistic about unemployment extension, not rest of Senate

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Examiner.com, May 22, 2014, 4:48 AM MST

Even though the unemployment benefits extension bill is set to expire in over a week if the House does not pass it, Senators Jack Reed and Dean Heller are already working on plan B to ensure benefits are restored to America's long-term jobless
Even though the unemployment benefits extension bill is set to expire in over a week if the House does not pass it, Senators Jack Reed and Dean Heller are already working on plan B to ensure benefits are restored to America’s long-term jobless
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Universities May 21, 2014: How selective will Ivy League universities admission rates go next year?

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How selective will Ivy League universities admission rates go next year?

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Examiner.com, May 21, 2014, 4:05 AM MST

Although the admissions rates at the Ivy League and elites universities was the lowest ever for the class of 2018, Long Island teen Kwasi Enin managed to be accepted all of the Elite Eight and in the end choosing to attend Yale in the fall of 2014
Although the admissions rates at the Ivy League and elites universities was the lowest ever for the class of 2018, Long Island teen Kwasi Enin managed to be accepted all of the Elite Eight and in the end choosing to attend Yale in the fall of 2014
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Universities May 21, 2014: Obama’s review plans to rate and improve teacher education preparation programs

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Obama’s review plans to rate and improve teacher education preparation programs

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Examiner.com, May 20, 2014, 8:44 PM MST

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the Obama administration's plans to improve teacher preparation programs by creating an alumi job performance feedback and rating system in each state, April 25, 2014
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the Obama administration’s plans to improve teacher preparation programs by creating an alumni job performance feedback and rating system in each state, April 25, 2014
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Politics May 19, 2014: Reed to add a year unemployment extension amendment to Senate tax extenders bill

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Reed to add a year unemployment extension amendment to Senate tax extenders bill

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 19, 2014, 12:03 AM MST

Senator Jack Reed plans to propose an amendment for a one year unemployment benefits extension to the Senate business tax cuts extenders bill, May 17, 2014
Senator Jack Reed plans to propose an amendment for a one year unemployment benefits extension to the Senate business tax cuts extenders bill, May 17, 2014
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Politics May 18, 2014: Obama to nominate rising star San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as HUD Secretary

Obama to nominate rising star San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as HUD Secretary

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Examiner.com, May 18, 2014, 3:33 PM MST

 President Barack Obama has decided to nominate San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as Housing and Urban Development Secretary, May 17, 2014
President Barack Obama has decided to nominate San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as Housing and Urban Development Secretary, May 17, 2014
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Politics May 18, 2014: Obama’s weekly address urges Congress to act on jobs, transportation bill

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Obama’s weekly address urges Congress to act on jobs, transportation bill

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Examiner.com, May 18, 2014, 1:43 PM MST

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on infrastructure funding in Tarrytown, New York, May 14, 2014; Obama also dedicated his weekly address to the same issue, urging Congress to pass the job creating bill

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks on infrastructure funding in Tarrytown, New York, May 14, 2014; Obama also dedicated his weekly address to the same issue, urging Congress to pass the job creating bill
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Politics May 16, 2014: Tax cuts extenders planned to join unemployment extension filibustered 53-40

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Tax cuts extenders planned to join unemployment extension filibustered 53-40

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Examiner.com, May 16, 2014, 12:25 PM MST

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's refusal to allow the Republicans to add amendments to the business tax cuts extenders bill, led to a filibuster of the bill with a vote of 53-40
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s refusal to allow the Republicans to add amendments to the business tax cuts extenders bill, led to a filibuster of the bill with a vote of 53-40
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Politics May 15, 2014: Obama presidential push could force House to pass unemployment extension bill

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Obama presidential push could force House to pass unemployment extension bill

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Examiner.com, May 15, 2014, 9:43 PM MST

 While the unemployment benefits bill is languishing in the House of Representatives set to expire at the end of May, President Barack Obama maybe could get the House to pass it if he only decides to call and negotiate with the Speaker of the House John B
While the unemployment benefits bill is languishing in the House of Representatives set to expire at the end of May, President Barack Obama maybe could get the House to pass it if he only decides to call and negotiate with the Speaker of the House John B
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Politics May 15, 2014: Reid says combined tax cuts extenders unemployment extension bill still on table

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Reid says combined tax cuts extenders unemployment extension bill still on table

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 15, 2014, 7:39 AM MST

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has not ruled out adding the unemployment benefits extension bill to the tax cuts extenders bill being debated in the Senate, May 14, 2014; Senators Jack Reed and Dean Heller however, anounced the Senate Democrats opposed
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has not ruled out adding the unemployment benefits extension bill to the tax cuts extenders bill being debated in the Senate, May 14, 2014; Senators Jack Reed and Dean Heller however, anounced the Senate Democrats opposed
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Politics May 14, 2014: Conflicted Boehner returns to blaming Obama for immigration reform failure

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Conflicted Boehner returns to blaming Obama for immigration reform failure

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Examiner.com, May 14, 2014, 1:27 AM MST

Speaker of the House John Boehner returned to blaming President Barack Obama for the House GOP not passing immigration reform legislation during remarks at the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in San Antonio, Texas, May 12, 2014
Speaker of the House John Boehner returned to blaming President Barack Obama for the House GOP not passing immigration reform legislation during remarks at the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in San Antonio, Texas, May 12, 2014
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Politics May 10, 2014: Perez sends Boehner a letter urges House to pass unemployment benefits extension

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Perez sends Boehner a letter urges House to pass unemployment benefits extension

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Examiner.com, May 10, 2014, 11:50 PM MST

Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez sent Speaker of the House John Boehner a letter urging him to put the unemployment benefits extension bill to a vote, May, 7, 2014; Perez tried to calm the speaker's concerns and suggested some provisions to add
Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez sent Speaker of the House John Boehner a letter urging him to put the unemployment benefits extension bill to a vote, May, 7, 2014; Perez tried to calm the speaker’s concerns and suggested some provisions to add
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Politics May 3, 2014: Heller looks to merge tax cuts extenders, unemployment benefits extension bills

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Heller looks to merge tax cuts extenders, unemployment benefits extension bills

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 9, 2014, 4:53 PM MST

Senator Dean Heller co-author and sponsor of the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill wants to merge it with the tax extenders bills to ensure the EUC program get extended
Senator Dean Heller co-author and sponsor of the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill wants to merge it with the tax extenders bills to ensure the EUC program get extended
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Politics May 9, 2014: Pelosi, Democrats pressure GOP in Capitol unemployment extension news confere

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Pelosi, Democrats pressure GOP in Capitol unemployment extension news conference

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 8, 2014, 11:49 PM MST

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-CA speaking at a press conference on the unemployment benefits extension bill, May 6, 2014; the event highlighted the experiences of long-term jobless Americans affected by the EUC program's expiration
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-CA speaking at a press conference on the unemployment benefits extension bill, May 6, 2014; the event highlighted the experiences of long-term jobless Americans affected by the EUC program’s expiration
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Politics May 7, 2014: Obama promises House tax cuts veto if unemployment benefits extension not passed

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Obama promises House tax cuts veto if unemployment benefits extension not passed

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Examiner.com, May 7, 2014, 6:20 PM MST

President Barack Obama promised to veto the House's Research and Experimentation Credit extender if the House does not pass the Senate's Unemployment Benefits Extension bill, May 6, 2014
President Barack Obama promised to veto the House’s Research and Experimentation Credit extender if the House does not pass the Senate’s Unemployment Benefits Extension bill, May 6, 2014
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Politics May 7, 2014: Monica Lewinsky returns with Vanity Fair tell all as Hillary Clinton tops polls

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Monica Lewinsky returns with Vanity Fair tell all as Hillary Clinton tops polls

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Examiner.com, May 7, 2014, 6:40 AM MST

Then White House Intern Monica Lewinsky with Former President Bill Clinton in 1995 at the time of their involvement, that led to scandal for them both; 10 years after stepping back from speaking to the news media Lewinsky has written a new essay for Vanit
Then White House Intern Monica Lewinsky with Former President Bill Clinton in 1995 at the time of their involvement, that led to scandal for them both; 10 years after stepping back from speaking to the news media Lewinsky has written a new essay for Vanit
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Politics May 5, 2014: Obama’s year of action weekly address attacks GOP for unemployment extension

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Obama’s year of action weekly address attacks GOP for unemployment extension

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 5, 2014, 4:22 PM MST

President Barack Obama delivers his weekly address on his year of economic action, May 5, 2014; Obama listed the executive orders he signed and criticised the GOP for not passing important economic legislation

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President Barack Obama delivers his weekly address on his year of economic action, May 5, 2014; Obama listed the executive orders he signed and criticised the GOP for not passing important economic legislation
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Politics May 5, 2014: Obama mocks GOP for not passing unemployment extension in WH press dinner speech

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Obama mocks GOP for not passing unemployment extension in WH press dinner speech

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Examiner.com, May 5, 2014, 3:06 AM MST

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, May 3, 2014; Obama heavily criticized the GOP leadership for blocking his economic agenda

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner, May 3, 2014; Obama heavily criticized the GOP leadership for blocking his economic agenda
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