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Oct. 8, 2015
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In Blow to Kevin McCarthy, Powerful Conservative Group Endorses Daniel Webster for Speaker

The House Freedom Caucus, which is credited with helping push out Speaker John Boehner, has 40 or so members and effectively has veto power over the speaker election.

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How This Small Business Owner Thinks New Government Ruling on Franchises Could Hurt Her Company

Clothing boutique business owner Ciara Stockeland says her business "is facing serious uncertainty" and has been "jeopardized" by the National Labor Relations Board's August ruling affecting franchises.

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What 6 House Conservatives Want From Their New Speaker

Six lawmakers give their take on the leadership fight and what they want from their new speaker.

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Ted Cruz: Obama 'Regulation Epidemic' Hurts Minorities

Overregulation, said Cruz, "especially harms those who don’t have the resources or the political connections to get a special exemption, to have a lobbyist, to get a favor from government—and far too often, those are minorities."

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'It's OK to Feel the Despair': Ann Romney's New Memoir Is Raw Look at Her MS Experience

"I wanted the book to be as honest as I could make it so that [readers] would be able to understand how difficult this is to go through," Romney says, referring to her MS diagnosis.

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Former Employee: Planned Parenthood 'More Concerned About Its Bottom Line' Than Women's Health

Sue Thayer, a former facility director for Planned Parenthood of the Heartland, will testify against her former employer before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday.

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