Michigan Republicans draw union ire with sudden votes on right-to-work legislation

Michigan Republicans touched off a firestorm Thursday with an abrupt push to pass right-to-work legislation, in what would be a blow to organized labor in the home of the U.S. auto industry. 

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US, EU agree to new Russia sanctions, White House saysComments Off

The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy, the White House said Monday.

Fox News poll: Hypothetical 2016 presidential matchups (for junkies only)Comments Off

Heads up: this article is about the 2016 presidential race and includes hypothetical head-to-head matchups among unannounced candidates. Some politicos sneer that it’s a waste of time to ask these questions this early and the results are completely worthless. If you’re still reading, you’re an insatiable junkie who doesn’t care what others think. Enjoy your fix.

Fox News poll: Voters say Obama should stay off 2014 campaign trailComments Off

We’re about four months out from the 2014 midterm elections. Yet, if they were held today — which is how the question is posed to registered voters in the Fox News national poll — 43 percent would support the Democratic candidate in their House district and 41 percent the Republican. 

North Carolina’s attorney general says courts will likely overturn state’s same-sex marriage banComments Off

North Carolina’s attorney general says prosecutors will drop their opposition to challenges to the state’s same-sex marriage ban in the wake of a federal appeals court decision affecting a similar prohibition in Virginia.

US, Israel clash over criticism of KerryComments Off

The State Department publicly battled a barrage of Israeli criticism on Monday over Secretary of State John Kerry’s efforts to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, in the latest signs of strain between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government.

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