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Jul 17

Constitution Check: Does a president have the power to repeal a federal law?



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Lyle Denniston looks at how Mitt Romney could try to overturn the Affordable Care Act if he were president – a task that could be very difficult.



Jul 17

MSNBC.com’s change just in time for fall election



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NBC’s acquisition of the former MSNBC.com is timed to allow the Peacock network to fight an online battle with Fox News as the lucrative fall campaign season nears for political advertising.



Jul 16

Title IX could lead to Penn State death penalty



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An act that is part of the historic Title IX law for college sports could put a temporary end to Penn State’s legendary football program.



Jul 16

Battle for control of Senate getting little notice



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With a huge amount of media attention devoted to presidential politics and the Supreme Court, few people have noticed a potential historic shift in the U.S. Senate.



Jul 13

Some conservatives steamed about Condi Rice rumors



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Matt Drudge’s trial balloon story about Condoleezza Rice as Mitt Romney’s running mate is causing waves among some conservatives.