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March 5, 2015

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Reid, LDS church leaders meet with Obama

Posted 5 years, 7 months ago.

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid joined leaders of the Latter-day Saints Church today as they met with President Barack Obama at the White House. Reid, a Mormon, met with church President Thomas Monson and Elder Dallin H. Oaks as they spoke with the president and presented Obama with five, leather-bound volumes detailing multiple generations of his family’s history. The church has given similar genealogies to past presidents George ...

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GOP in TV ad: Health care reform a ‘risky experiment’

Posted 5 years, 7 months ago.

WASHINGTON — The Republican attack on health care reform comes to Nevada today with a new TV ad that calls the Democratic plan a “risky experiment,” even as polls show a majority of Americans back the effort. Republicans hope to not only chip away at President Barack Obama’s support in Nevada, but also that of Democratic Rep. Dina Titus in her politically split Southern Nevada district. Titus is among freshmen ...

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