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Oct 29, 2014

Dempsey Invokes Union Hero at Gettysburg To Rally Royals

By Tony Capaccio Oct. 29 (Bloomberg) — Chairman of U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey told Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost to…

Oct 24, 2014

Hensarling Has Votes to Keep Financial Services Chair, Aide Says

By Cheyenne Hopkins Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) — House Financial Services Cmte Chairman Jeb Hensarling “has already secured the support and votes” to continue in job…

Oct 23, 2014

U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez Says ‘We Suck’ on Minimum Wage

By Laura Curtis | October 23, 2014 12:11PM ET (Bloomberg) — U.S. ranks 3rd lowest among OECD countries on minimum wage, Labor Secretary Tom Perez…

Oct 16, 2014

Cruz Says Congress Should Be Called Back for Ebola Travel Ban

By Derek Wallbank Oct. 16 (Bloomberg) — “If the president will not act, then leaders of Congress should reconvene Congress,” Sen. Ted Cruz, a possible 2016 Republican…

Oct 15, 2014

Ebola Patient Flew on Frontier; CDC Notifying Passengers

By Kristin Jensen Oct. 15 (Bloomberg) — Second health-care worker with Ebola traveled on Frontier flight 1143 from Cleveland to Dallas on Oct. 13, CDC says in…

Oct 10, 2014

White House Said to Not Tell Reid of Any Decision Yet on AG

Oct. 10 (Bloomberg) — White House indicated it hadn’t decided who to nominate to replace Attorney General Eric Holder, no names were discussed in recent…

Oct 7, 2014

Hagel Briefed on Options for Littoral Combat Ship Replacement

By Tony Capaccio and Derek Wallbank Oct. 7 (Bloomberg) — Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel got first look at Navy options plan Monday, spokesman Rear Admiral…

Oct 3, 2014

Keystone XL Opponent Leads in Michigan Senate Race: Poll

By Laura Litvan Oct. 3 (Bloomberg) — U.S. Rep. Gary Peters, the Democrat running for open Senate seat in Mich., leads Republican candidate Terri Lynn…

Oct 2, 2014

Pentagon IG Says Air Force Risks Wasting $8.8b on Drones

By Tony Capaccio Oct. 2 (Bloomberg) — Air Force did not properly justify planned purchase of total 401 MQ-9 General Atomics Reaper armed drones, Inspector…

Oct 1, 2014

Congress ‘Lost Confidence in My Ability,’ Pierson Says

By Laura Curtis | October 01, 2014 03:47PM ET (Bloomberg) — “I’m disappointed that I didn’t have an opportunity to implement structural and operational changes…