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Republicans, in the House especially, have been pushing Keystone for some time and raking in donations in the process.The Pipeline From Hell: There’s No Good Reason to Build Keystone XL|Jack Holmes|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At one point the commanding general, General Throckmorton, was told that there was gunfire raking a street.Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Shows Us How Not to Govern|Eleanor Clift|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Lexington Herald-Leader sure did, raking McConnell over the coals Wednesday.
Because they were the ones “raking in the coals,” they were nicknamed “rakers.”9 Secrets of the NYPD’s Spy Unit Revealed in ‘Enemies Within’|Abby Haglage|August 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The elected Irish head of state volunteered a pay cut – our head of state keeps raking it in without a word of protest.
The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
One day, Mr. Marble and his men were engaged in the meadow, raking hay and carting it into the barn.Mike Marble|Uncle Frank
It consists of two stories rising to a cornice topped by a steep, many-dormered roof.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
A richly corbelled cornice crowns the structure, above which a spire was projected by Giotto, but never carried out.
And to-day have been in a crispation of energy and ill-temper, raking my wretched mail together.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson