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2006-09-03 22:04:39

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats enter the fall campaign with a clear edge in the high-stakes fight for control of the U.S. Congress, riding a wave of momentum that has them positioned to retake the U.S.

2006-09-03 08:49:57

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats enter the fall campaign with a clear edge in the high-stakes fight for control of the U.S. Congress, riding a wave of momentum that has them positioned to retake the U.S.

2006-08-05 10:21:03

By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican lawmakers will spend their month-long vacation trying to dispel criticism of a "do-nothing" U.S. Congress, ease concerns about the Iraq war and persuade unhappy voters to re-elect them in November.

2006-07-26 15:29:32

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush still supports a Republican U.S. Senate candidate from Maryland despite the candidate's criticism of him and the Iraq war, the White House said on Wednesday. Maryland Lt. Gov.

2006-05-23 09:43:10

By Alan Elsner TUCSON, Arizona (Reuters) - Democrats in Arizona and across the nation believe they have a secret weapon in November mid-term elections: putting minimum wage increases on state ballots to boost turnout among supporters.

2006-02-10 14:35:58

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats are positioned for gains in governors' races in November and could capture governorships in many big battleground states, giving the party an early edge in the 2008 fight for the White House.

2006-01-26 16:24:14

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats are riding a wave of momentum into November's high-stakes battle for the U.S. Congress, with high hopes for significant gains that could threaten Republican control of the House and Senate.

2006-01-07 12:56:40

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush pressed the U.S. Congress on Saturday to cut nearly $40 billion in spending and extend tax cuts, steps he said will help keep the U.S. economy on track.

2005-11-08 23:34:11

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats swept tough and sometimes nasty governors' races in Virginia and New Jersey on Tuesday, dealing a setback to Republicans and President George W. Bush ahead of critical congressional elections next year.

2005-11-08 22:12:13

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats swept tough and sometimes nasty governor's races in Virginia and New Jersey on Tuesday, dealing a setback to Republicans and President George W. Bush ahead of critical congressional elections next year.


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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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