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Obama poised to announce go-it-alone plan on immigration Thursday

November 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is set on Thursday to outline a controversial plan to relax U.S. immigration policy and grant relief from deportation to as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants in a go-it-alone move that will deepen a partisa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Obama poised to announce go-it-alone plan on immigration Thursday

November 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is set on Thursday to outline a controversial plan to relax U.S. immigration policy and grant relief from deportation to as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants in a go-it-alone move that will deepen a partisa…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill

November 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday failed the pass the bill authorizing the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. 

The bill failed 59-41. 

Check back later for more on this story….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. Senate fails to pass Keystone XL pipeline bill

November 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday failed the pass the bill authorizing the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. 

The bill failed 59-41. 

Check back later for more on this story….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

From dropout to hotshot: Washington woman turns life around in North Dakota Oil Patch

November 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — When Trevis Alton met the 21-year-old woman, he saw someone who was motivated and wanted to learn.
Hanna Olson, of Enumclaw, Wash., looked at him and said, “If you want a good hotshot driver, I’m your gal,” as she held two t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Column: The ‘dictator’ is a bystander

November 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — In July, when House Republicans voted to sue the president, they spoke of the urgent need to stop “tyranny” at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue. “Our freedom is in peril,” warned Rep. Tom Rice of South Carolina, the man beh…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: A Democrat who embraces Obama

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — David Perdue took the cheap and easy route.
The Republican Senate candidate in Georgia, like Republican candidates in most other competitive races, calculated that the surest road to victory was to tie his opponent, in this case Democ…continue reading on dglobe.com

Flag to be dedicated Friday

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A flag that once flew over the U.S. Capitol in Washington will be presented to Freedom Veterans Memorial Park in memory of three Nobles County veterans and their families at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
The large five-by-eight foot flag was pu…continue reading on dglobe.com

Flag to be dedicated Friday

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A flag that once flew over the U.S. Capitol in Washington will be presented to Freedom Veterans Memorial Park in memory of three Nobles County veterans and their families at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
The large five-by-eight foot flag was pu…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: The poster child for a broken Washington

October 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — If you were to seek out a poster child for all that is broken in Washington, you could find no better candidate than the Federal Election Commission.
The agency that oversees our campaign-finance system, by law led by three Democratic…continue reading on dglobe.com