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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power predicted on Sunday that the United States would not carry out airstrikes in Syria alone and suggested that some nations have already indicated they would participate in striking Syria, despite the current lack of public support.

Ellison’s Election Tip Sheet

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SENATE: KENTUCKY

Allison Lundergan Grimes is running a new ad in which she says she is “not Barack Obama,” mocks Mitch McConnell’s gun skills and his Duke basketball ad, and shows her superiority as a skeet shooter—but she’s not actually shooting skeet.

CMS Uncooperative in Addressing Healthcare.gov Security Concerns

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services refused to cooperate with the Government Accountability Office to address security concerns surrounding the implementation of Healthcare.gov, according to testimony at a House Oversight Committee hearing Thursday.

CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner testified before the House Oversight Committee on the current security status of Healthcare.gov and addressed accusations that the administration attempted to cover up the website’s initial failings. Gregory Wilshusen, the director of information security issues at the GAO, and Ann Barron-DeiCamillo, the director of U.S. computer emergency readiness team, also testified.