updated 1:07 PM EDT, Thu July 31, 2014
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So @SpeakerBoehner forced 2 pull #border bill because of conserative revolt and, day after lawsuit vote, says #potus should act on own.
JohnKingCNN 159793 followers
1:58 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
MEANWHILE, HWY BILL plan: is House to say "no thanks" to the Senate version... leave town... and expect Sen to pass it. (Ddline tomrrow)
LisaDCNN 15279 followers
1:49 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
NO BORDER VOTE IN HOUSE?: GOP whip's office just sent latest update saying hwy bill vote next hour will be last of day/week/next month.
LisaDCNN 15279 followers
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The Nigerian government says it has located 10 more people who had contact w/the first American who died in the #Ebola outbreak
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yes @ilainon - like the new parts. just spent most of my life wishing "if only they had the pitching." maybe l8r progress there. #RedSox
JohnKingCNN 159793 followers
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@LisaDCNN *buckling safety belt*
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New Jersey EMTs break into car to rescue baby doll http://t.co/Ba9Pe2vuWj
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Lots O'News today. Sorry for lack of tweets - was off the grid for a bit. But here we go.
LisaDCNN 15279 followers
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An English pier built in the late 1800s goes up in flames: http://t.co/8I1ZfwbgiC (photo) by @muresanlaura http://t.co/wYIhm3GO5n
cnnireport 179326 followers
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Hillary Clinton tinkers with her bio. Could she be getting ready to apply for a new job? http://t.co/kjOqdiYnUb http://t.co/om3GlpK3pF
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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Hillary Clinton tinkers with her bio. Could she be getting ready to apply for a new job? http://t.co/kjOqdiYnUb http://t.co/om3GlpK3pF
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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A spokeswoman for Clinton's August 28 tech speech in San Francisco said she "can't comment" on whether Clinton is being paid.
danmericaCNN 4457 followers
1:36 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Yikes. First #johnlester now #johnlackey. two gamers and most reliable #redsox starters. and the deadline is still 2+ hours away. #2015
JohnKingCNN 159793 followers
1:33 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
CDC: This is the biggest and most complex #Ebola outbreak in history
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ruh roh - house was about to vote on house gop immigration bill then suddenly moved on. perhaps votes not there yet?
DanaBashCNN 105055 followers
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At some point today Ben Cherington is going to shoot Mo Greene in the eye. He's gone all Godfather on this trade market. @RedSox
JohnBerman 34503 followers
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CDC issues heightened travel alert to countries with Ebola
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CDC: even in a best-case scenario, it could easily take three to six months to stem the #Ebola epidemic
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Clinton on the name Redskins: It's "insensitive." Paul Ryan on the name: "I haven't given it any thought." https://t.co/9Tny9ITcpG
danmericaCNN 4457 followers
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#Israel calls up 16,000 more reservists after request for U.S. ammunition: http://t.co/pW2M6E0Qhe
CNNPR 55029 followers
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.@GabbyGiffords calls for Congress to act on guns. “The numbers should shock you.” http://t.co/RdU11gIMLo @CNNOpinion http://t.co/3ZQl5SlWRC
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
3:10 pm ET on Wed, Jul 30th, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Intense ad depicts the next front in the gun control debate: domestic violence http://t.co/cczMU7a3yd by @LACaldwellDC
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
11:23 am ET on Wed, Jul 30th, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
House GOP leaders propose smaller border bill, but can Congress reach an agreement before lawmakers leave for recess? http://t.co/WZgiTY9wAg
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
10:35 pm ET on Tue, Jul 29th, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
"We urgently need stronger gun laws that protect women." http://t.co/ZnMhnlr03U @CNNOpinion by @GabbyGiffords and @KtRayJones
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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Sen. Ted Cruz: Let's repeal ‘every bloody word' of Obamacare http://t.co/fCcoAAIIsW http://t.co/bKwATbvIoQ
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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An Obama executive action on immigration could have huge political implications http://t.co/4byEkMwfAj http://t.co/TOGhbrv5Uo
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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GOP begins to 'get it' on same-sex marriage, says Republican @MargaretHoover in @CNNOpinion: http://t.co/vpohDLlx8D http://t.co/pdSd0rOt2I
CNNPolitics 188632 followers
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Speaker Boehner calls impeachment talk "a scam" started by Democrats to raise money. http://t.co/I8aIBoZjLk http://t.co/aK7gvj7NPt
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