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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks to the stage at her first-in-the-nation presidential primary campaign rally, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Hooksett, N.H. Clinton lost to Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Hillary Clinton leans on minorities to revive campaign

- The Washington Times

Hillary Clinton is looking to rally minority voters in Nevada and South Carolina to help blunt the momentum of Vermont Sen. Bernard Sanders, who, at least according to New Hampshire exit polls, dominated the key demographic of white middle-class voters.

House Speaker Paul Ryan, Wisconsin Republican, meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on Feb. 4, 2016, as he announces the formation of six committee-led task forces charged with developing agendas on national security, tax reform, jobs, health care reform, elimination of poverty, and more. Ryan also pledged that House Republicans will schedule time this year to vote on legislation reforming the criminal justice system. (Associated Press) **FILE**

GOP eyes Obamacare replacement by summer

- The Washington Times

Speaker Paul D. Ryan has instructed his health care task force to “go big and go bold” in its push to replace Obamacare with a clear GOP alternative for voters this year — preferably before Congress breaks this summer for the 2016 party conventions, a powerful House Republican said Wednesday.

A ballot is posted to the wall as voters wait in line to cast their ballots for the New Hampshire primary at a polling place Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

GOP shatters its turnout record; Democrats lag behind

- The Washington Times

Republicans set a turnout record Tuesday in New Hampshire’s primary, attracting more than a quarter of a million voters to the polls and offering evidence that most of the energy in the presidential race continues to be on the GOP side.

In this Aug. 10, 2004 file photo, President George W. Bush, left, is introduced by his brother Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, at  'Ask President Bush' campaign rally, at Okaloosa-Walton Community College Gymnasium in Niceville, Fla. (Associated Press) **FILE**

George W. Bush featured in new Jeb Bush radio ad

- The Washington Times

Former President George W. Bush is featured in a radio ad that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s presidential campaign is rolling out Wednesday, with the 43rd president saying that his brother will be a “steady hand” in a time of crisis.

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Senate panel plans changes to limits in police video bill

- Associated Press

An Indiana Senate committee is considering an overhaul of a bill that would give Indiana police departments broad authority to withhold body camera video amid opposition from open-government advocates.

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, file photo, Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane departs after her preliminary hearing at the Montgomery County courthouse in Norristown, Pa. A Senate committee hearing Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, may lead to a vote in the chamber to remove Kane from office on grounds her suspended law license has made it impossible for her to perform the duties. Kane says she won't be there, and she's making plans to run for re-election. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Pennsylvania attorney general survives vote to remove her

- Associated Press

Pennsylvania's embattled attorney general survived a Senate vote to remove her from office on Wednesday as all but one of her fellow Democrats stood by her, defeating a resolution that said her lack of a valid law license had rendered her unable to perform her official duties.

President Obama was criticized for standing behind a podium instead of being seated behind the Resolute desk while addressing the nation from the Oval Office on Sunday night. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

In Illinois, Obama issues an appeal for political unity

- Associated Press

President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to the Illinois capital where he launched his national political career and appealed for help ridding politics of "polarization and meanness" that discourage participation in civic life.

NY lawmakers propose help for the wrongfully convicted

- Associated Press

The state of New York should guarantee health coverage and college tuition to people exonerated after being imprisoned for crimes they didn't commit, according to two legislators proposing legislation.

Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, before the House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the fiscal 2017 HHS budget. Burwell has ashes on her forehead, Wednesday being Ash Wednesday.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

HHS: Look at uninsured rate, not Obamacare signups

- The Washington Times

President Obama's top health official told Congress Wednesday that Obamacare is making "historic" strides, even if 2016 enrollment on its web-based exchanges amounted to little more than half of what budget scorekeepers initially projected.

Senate bill aims to derail NKorea's nuclear weapons program

- Associated Press

Seeking to derail North Korea's drive for nuclear weapons, senators set aside their partisan differences on Wednesday to support legislation aimed at starving Pyongyang of the money it needs to build an atomic arsenal.