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Republican Rep. Steve King of Iowa (right) flips pork chops at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines while Terry Aupperle of Wiota watches. Aupperle lives in Cass County. He can't vote for King anymore because of redistricting. Clay Masters/Iowa Public Radio hide caption

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King, Vilsack Take House Battle To The Fairground Iowa Public Radio

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Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan holds up a Green Bay Packers jersey during a campaign stop at the Iowa State Fair. Steve Pope/Getty Images hide caption

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If Politicians Went On Vacation, We'd All Get A Break

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A job recruiter talks with an unemployed man, at a job fair in San Jose, Calif., last week. The Labor Department reported Friday that employers added 163,000 net jobs last month but the unemployment rate rose to 8.3 percent. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Obama, Romney Each Read Jobs Numbers Differently

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Jeffery Gluckstein and Michael Devine compete in the synchronized trampoline competition at the U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif., on June 27. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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Beyond Trampoline: New Summer Games To Consider

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To combat France's debt, President Francois Hollande, seen here on Friday, has proposed a 75 percent tax rate on those who earn more than 1 million euros a year. Pierre Verdy/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Vive La France ... And Its High Taxes On The Wealthy

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Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves court in handcuffs Friday after being convicted in his child sex abuse trial at the Centre County Courthouse in Pennsylvania. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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'Who Would Believe A Kid?' The Sandusky Jury

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Behind The 'Model Minority,' An American Struggle

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