A Few Democrats Oppose Obama Jobs Bill

It's not just Republicans who are blocking President Obama's jobs bill.

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    32 percent) of Americans oppose the ... gas prices and will create new jobs. ... If President Obama approves Keystone, 17 percent of Democrats ...
    04/18/2014 - 9:42 am | View Link
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    Obama pressures American Legion on amnesty - WorldNetDaily
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    Administration again delays Keystone pipeline decision - USA Today
    04/18/2014 - 6:25 am | View Link
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  • Democrats furious over Obama’s pipeline delay
    The Obama administration has procrastinated ... the administration is sending a signal that the small minority who oppose the pipeline can tie up the process in court forever. There are 42,000 jobs, $20 billion in economic activity and North America ...
    04/19/2014 - 11:02 am | View Link
  • Obama politicizes Keystone XL pipeline to rescue Democrats in November
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    04/19/2014 - 7:29 am | View Link
  • Obama Just Set up a Headfake for the Democrats on the Keystone
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    04/18/2014 - 11:51 am | View Link
  • Democrats’ ideas hurt the people they’re supposed to help
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    04/16/2014 - 5:30 am | View Link
  • Union warns House Democrats of retaliation for opposing Keystone XL
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    04/12/2014 - 2:09 am | View Link
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  • News
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  • RealClearPolitics
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  • Jobs and the Economy | Issues | Democrats.org
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    04/18/2014 - 9:56 am | View Website
  • Democratic Party
    Democrats.org: Change that Matters ... On National Equal Pay Day, we are reminded of how we impede our own success when we refuse to compensate women equally.
    04/18/2014 - 12:52 am | View Website
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