POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 27, 2011
October 27th, 2011
05:07 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 27, 2011

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CNN Poll: Romney at or tied for top spot in first 4 states to vote
Mitt Romney is on the top or tied for the lead in the race for the Republican presidential nomination in new surveys in the first four states to vote in next year's primary and caucus calendar.

CNN: Perry may pass on debates
Arguing the election cycle has too many presidential debates, Rick Perry's top spokesman said the Texas governor could use more time with voters instead of taking the stage with Republican opponents.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 26, 2011
October 26th, 2011
05:35 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 26, 2011

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CNNMoney: Obama to offer help for students buried in debt
The White House announced on Tuesday two new measures the Department of Education will start offering in January to help college graduates climb out of their student loan debt hole. …Student loan debt, which is now outpacing credit card debt, is one of the problems called out at Occupy Wall Street demonstrations in New York.
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 25, 2011
October 25th, 2011
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 25, 2011

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CNN: Obama reveals new refinance rules at start of Western trip
President Barack Obama traveled to Las Vegas on Monday to launch a Western trip that mixes campaigning with presidential business - and an appearance on "The Tonight Show."

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 24, 2011
October 24th, 2011
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 24, 2011

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CNN: Cain 'flip-flops,' Bachmann says
Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann continued to hit rival Herman Cain's conservative credentials Sunday amid a recent dust up over comments he made about abortion. Bachmann said the remarks made earlier this week were further evidence of the businessman's "troubling" policy shifts.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, October 21, 2011
October 21st, 2011
05:13 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, October 21, 2011

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CNN: Senate blocks votes on jobs bills
In a 50-50 vote, senators blocked a component of President Barack Obama's jobs bill - $35 billion for states and localities to hire more teachers and first responders while preventing current ones from being laid off.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 20, 2011
October 20th, 2011
04:47 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 20, 2011

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CNN: Obama touts jobs bill; firms pledge to hire 25,000 vets and their spouses
President Barack Obama got help from his wife and his vice president Wednesday in continuing a public pressure campaign on Republicans to join Democrats in passing his $447 billion jobs plan.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 19, 2011
October 19th, 2011
04:48 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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CNN: Five things we learned from Tuesday's GOP debate
Seven Republican presidential candidates engaged in a sometimes contentious debate Tuesday in Las Vegas, Nevada, as bad blood boiled between front-runners and the surging Herman Cain found his opponents taking aim at his tax plan. Here are five things we learned from the debate.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 18, 2011
October 18th, 2011
05:59 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 18, 2011

The CNN Washington Bureau’s morning speed read of the top stories making news from around the country and the world. Click on the headlines for more.

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CNN: Iowa caucuses to be held January 3
The Iowa Republican Party on Monday made official what had been expected, announcing that its caucuses will be held on Tuesday, January 3. The state party's central committee on Monday night officially signed off on the date.

CNN Poll: The secret to Cain's rising numbers
What's the secret to Herman Cain's recent surge in polls in the race for the GOP presidential nomination? A new national survey out hours before a CNN/Western Republican presidential debate points towards likeability and the businessman and former Godfather's Pizza CEO's much touted "9-9-9" tax reform plan.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 12, 2011
October 12th, 2011
05:59 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 12, 2011

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CNN: U.S. to make diplomatic push after alleged Iranian plot revealed
Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns plans to brief the diplomatic corps Wednesday at the State Department on an alleged Iranian assassination-for-hire scheme targeting Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States. …The U.S. government is also expected to take an even stronger stance against Iran, which is already the subject of numerous sanctions.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 11, 2011
October 11th, 2011
04:19 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 11, 2011

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CNN: Obama jobs bill facing key vote Tuesday
The Democratic-controlled Senate is expected to take up President Barack Obama's controversial jobs bill this week, with a key procedural vote on the $447 billion measure currently scheduled for Tuesday evening.

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