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July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - While Republicans fret over the possibility of losing control of Congress this year, they are taking the offensive against incumbent Democrats they consider vulnerable -- such as Michigan U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow."Debbie Stabenow has been a dream Senator for America's trial lawyers, even as Michigan is on the verge of a malpractice crisis and a doctor shortage due to the impact of lawsuit abuse," a new website produced by the National Republican Senatorial Committee declares.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - U.S. Senate legislation, scheduled for a vote Friday, would increase the country's minimum wage while permanently eliminating the tax on estates worth up to $5 million per person, but it now has both liberal and conservative opposition.
July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Senate Democrats late Thursday refused to accept a bill raising the nation's minimum wage because the bill also would have eliminated the "death tax" on estates up to $5 million.Republicans needed 60 votes to cut off debate and bring the bill to a vote -- but in the end, they managed to muster only 56 votes.Furious Democrats called it "sham" legislation and they accused Republicans of "trickery."
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Members of a homosexual advocacy group have been invited to ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, an acknowledgement by the world's wealthiest stock exchange of "Gay and Lesbian Pride Month."
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A majority of Americans are concerned about their country's morality, but not their own, according to a survey by the Barna Group released Monday. Four-fifths of those surveyed said they feel "accepted by God," while an equal number are "concerned about the nation's moral condition."
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A coalition of Jewish groups in the U.S. is condemning the decision by Costa Rican President Oscar Arias to relocate his country's embassy in Israel from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv. The Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations said Thursday that it is "profoundly disappointed" with the decision. The Council on American-Islamic Relations said it is "focused on different things."Arias said the move is designed to better relations with Muslims and countries in the Middle East.