A resurgent Qaeda presence in Iraq could also spur Iran to ramp up its support for Shiite militias in the country.
When Obama made the former speech, low-wage strikes around the country were just beginning to ramp up.
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The opposition has laid out detailed plans to ramp up its anti-regime protests during Ramadan.
In fact, the takeaway point is likely to be that they should ramp up the crackdown.
For their part, colleges and their career counseling offices are trying to ramp up their job placement efforts.
Typically, when large corporations find themselves confronted with higher demand, they ramp up production.
Most good public polling will ramp up as Election Day approaches, leaving fewer good surveys to work with right now.