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Hurricane Michael postpones debate between Florida Senate candidates Rick Scott, Bill Nelson

The planned Senate debate between Incumbent Bill Nelson and Republican Rick Scott has been postponed due to Hurricane Michael. No new date set yet.         

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Lafayette to explore broader prairie dog protections after botched removal effort

Tasked with finding answers to questions brought to light after a botched prairie dog removal this summer and an ensuing debate about whether the city's drilling protections extend to wildlife, Lafayette soon may approach the issue with an eye toward private property.

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Lafayette to explore broader prairie dog protections after botched removal effort

Tasked with finding answers to questions brought to light after a botched prairie dog removal this summer and an ensuing debate about whether the city's drilling protections extend to wildlife, Lafayette soon may approach the issue with an eye toward private property.

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Controversies surrounding the major candidates for governor cast a long shadow over the final broadcast debate of the campaign Thursday, with Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrat J.B. Pritzker defending accusations of wrongdoing and trying to cast the other as having engaged in criminal conduct. The...

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Donald Trump's Medicare op-ed and all the reaction in USA TODAY show democracy in action

Trump's 'Medicare for All' column for USA TODAY spurred debate that reveals democracy at its finest. We provide a forum for diverse opinions.        

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In this edition: Five lessons from debate season, Bernie Sanders and his discontents, and the Kavanaugh conundrum for Tennessee (and West Virginia) Democrats.

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Donald Trump's Medicare op-ed and all the reaction in USA TODAY show democracy in action

Trump's 'Medicare for All' column for USA TODAY spurred debate that reveals democracy at its finest. We provide a forum for diverse opinions.         

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Donald Trump's Medicare op-ed and all the reaction in USA TODAY show democracy in action

Trump's 'Medicare for All' column for USA TODAY spurred debate that reveals democracy at its finest. We provide a forum for diverse opinions.         

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Cuomo hasn’t agreed to a single debate with GOP challenger Molinaro

With the election less than a month away, Gov. Andrew Cuomo still hasn’t agreed to a single debate with Republican challenger Marc Molinaro. Critics — who include Democrats — say that’s not how democracy should operate. “The opponent is not Donald Trump. The opponent in Marc Molinaro,”...

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Donald Trump knows nothing about Medicare, health care or Democrats: Talker

President Donald Trump's column on 'Medicare for All' garnered wide criticism and reignited the debate on health care in America.         

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Debate exposes sharp divide between Congressional candidates Grossman, Van Drew

Republican Seth Grossman and Democrat Jeff Van Drew met face-to-face at Stockton University Wednesday.

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Debate gets heated as Sherrill, Webber spar in key Congressional race

Democrat Mike Sherrill and Republican Jay Webber are seeking to succeed Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen

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Gun control advocates to lead key committees

State Sen. Karl Rhoads is expected to take over as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and state Rep. Chris Lee is expected to become head of the House Judiciary Committee in a leadership shuffle at the Legislature that could shape the debate on gun control in Hawaii in the years ahead.

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Cuban constitutional reform spawns unusual public debate

In a country with no opinion polls, campaigns or independent mass media, a series of meetings on reforming Cuba's constitution has spawned a highly unusual debate on the island's political system and values.

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Cuban constitutional reform spawns unusual public debate

In a country with no opinion polls, campaigns or independent mass media, a series of meetings on reforming Cuba's constitution has spawned a highly unusual debate on the island's political system and values.

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Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. Topspin The final scheduled televised debate between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic challenger J.B. Pritzker is set...

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