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State lawmaker wants to end marriage licenses in Tennessee

Posted: 12/29/2015 - State representative Rick Womick of Rockvale suggests that Tennessee should stop issuing all marriage licenses in response to the U.S. Supreme Court decision that made same-sex marriage legal over the summer.

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Obama: Cap class time devoted to standardized student tests

Posted: 10/24/2015 - Targeting one of education's most divisive issues, President Barack Obama on Saturday called for capping standardized testing at 2 percent of classroom time and said the government shares responsibility for turning tests into the be-all and end-all of American schools.

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Trump condemned for not correcting statement Obama is Muslim

Posted: 09/18/2015 - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump drew fire from Democrats and some Republicans Friday after declining to correct a questioner at a town hall event who wrongly said President Barack Obama is Muslim.

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Donald Trump expected to sign GOP loyalty pledge

Posted: 09/03/2015 - The Republican National Committee (RNC) expects Donald Trump to sign the Republican party loyalty pledge, CBS News' Julianna Goldman confirmed Thursday, citing a source with knowledge of the matter.

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EBay bans sales of Confederate on its site

Posted: 06/23/2015 - EBay is banning the sale of Confederate flags and similarly themed merchandise on its site because it has become a symbol of "divisiveness and racism."

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What's left for the Supreme Court?

Posted: 06/22/2015 - The two biggest cases are likely to be among the last decisions - one Obamacare case that threatens the president's signature health care law, and the other on the constitutionality of same-sex marriage.

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Rick Perry announces 2016 bid, a re-do from 2012

Posted: 06/04/2015 - The eleventh Republican to enter the presidential race is telling supporters that they "have the power" to project American strength and to grow the nation's economy.

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Tuition equality bill headed to full Senate

Posted: 04/07/2015 - Tennessee residents who are authorized to be in the United States would be eligible for in-state tuition under legislation headed for a vote in the Senate.

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