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Savvy Utah lawmaker leads GOP on Secret Service

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:18am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The night before Tuesday's congressional hearing on the White House break-in, bombshell news broke: The intruder had made it much farther into the executive mansion than previously known. (...)
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Jeb Bush campaigns for Arkansas GOP hopeful

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:17am
SHERWOOD, Ark. (AP) — Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is praising education proposals from gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson in Arkansas despite differences between the Republicans on key school reforms, as the potential 2016 GOP presidential candidate steps up campaigning for Republicans in tight races ahead of the midterm elections. (...)
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Secret Service head takes heat for WH breach

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday that her agency failed in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. (...)
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Secret Service: Internal investigation is ongoing

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:51am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says even 11 days after an Army veteran jumped the fence and burst into the White House, she still hasn't concluded why officers and agents failed to follow security rules. (...)
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Secret Service: Internal investigation is ongoing

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:51am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says even 11 days after an Army veteran jumped the fence and burst into the White House, she still hasn't concluded why officers and agents failed to follow security rules. (...)
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Secret Service head takes heat for WH breach

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:37am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday that her agency failed in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. (...)
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Secret Service: White House intruder posed threat

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged to Congress that an Army veteran who jumped the White House fence and made his way into the executive mansion was a threat. (...)
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Secret Service: White House intruder posed threat

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged to Congress that an Army veteran who jumped the White House fence and made his way into the executive mansion was a threat. (...)
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Obama turns to economy with Illinois speech

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will deliver an economic address this week seeking to promote the recovery as the campaign season heads into its final weeks before midterm congressional elections. (...)
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Dem lawmaker: Low confidence in Secret Service

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:18am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Stephen Lynch says he has very low confidence in Secret Service Director Julia Pierson's ability to protect the White House. (...)
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Dem lawmaker: Low confidence in Secret Service

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:18am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Stephen Lynch says he has very low confidence in Secret Service Director Julia Pierson's ability to protect the White House. (...)
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Education Dept awards $75M in innovation grants

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:16am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department has awarded $75 million to 24 colleges and universities to foster innovation in college value and efficiency. (...)
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Secret Service chief says intruder was recognized

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:13am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service director says at least two of her uniformed officers recognized a man just before he jumped the White House fence from an earlier troubling encounter with him. But she acknowledged that they never approached him that day or reported his presence to superiors. (...)
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Secret Service head takes onus for WH breach

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:59am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency failed in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. (...)
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Secret Service allowed to shoot WH intruders

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:38am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says officers and agents are allowed to use "lethal force" to stop someone from getting into the White House. (...)
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Secret Service head takes onus for WH breach

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:23am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. (...)
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Obama, Modi say they will set new US-India agenda

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:23am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday that "it is time to set a new agenda" between their countries, addressing concerns that the world's two largest democracies have grown apart. (...)
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White House front door now locks automatically

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:20am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson says the front door to the White House now locks automatically in a security breach. (...)
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Obama, Modi say they will set new US-India agenda

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday that "it is time to set a new agenda" between their countries, addressing concerns that the world's two largest democracies have grown apart. (...)
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Secret Service head takes onus for WH breach

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:02am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson said Tuesday she takes full responsibility for the breach of White House security in which a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. (...)
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