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Rick Perry’s new Iowa TV ad compares Barack Obama to conservatives’ favorite Democratic president to hate, Jimmy Carter:

Perry continues to plug away at the energy issue, but he’s running out of time to gain traction while many anti-Romney conservatives coalesce around former Speaker Newt Gingrich.

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US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wants her Democrats to push through trillions of dollars worth of investments in infrastructure and social service programs before a self-imposed deadline of September 30, 2021

Washington (AFP) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi expressed confidence a massive infrastructure bill will pass this week but acknowledged it would not get a Monday vote as planned, with fellow Democrats warning critical work remains to meet the party's deadlines.

Democrats have been scrambling to hammer out a landmark plan to upgrade the nation's roads and bridges, but are also under immense pressure to finalize a $3.5 trillion public investment package and fund the government to avert a looming shutdown -- all by September 30.

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