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1 hr ago | Coshocton Tribune
Coshocton native Jeremy Scott said the life of a Washington lobbyist is far from what people see on TV shows such as "House of Cards" and "Alpha House."
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3 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Max Liebl, a Senior at Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, IL, was recently selected as one of four cadets to represent the Illinois Wing of the Civil Air Patrol on an official trip to Washington D.C. Liebl personally met and spoke with Rep. Rodney Davis, who represents the IL 13th District, as well as staff members from the offices of Rep. Jan ... (more)
6 hrs ago | CBS News
The website of the pro-Hillary Clinton super PAC "Ready for Hillary," seen here in July 2013, is getting a makeover to help boost grassroots support for a potential Clinton presidential bid.
8 hrs ago | MarketWatch
The New York Times has an extensive report about how, after staking $1 billion on the collapse of the nutritional supplement company, Bill Ackman's activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management has been aggressively lobbying to bring the company down.
10 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
JANUARY 29: Attorney General Eric Holder testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capotil Hill, on January 29, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Nepalese ambassador to the USA, Dr. Shankar Prasad Sharma, attended a farewell reception hosted in his honor by the US State Department and Protocol office in Washington DC last week.
During an interview with ABC's "This Week" airing Sunday, Cruz said he believes Republicans could repeal "every single word" of President Barack Obama's signature legislation -- even while the president remains in office.
In this Feb. 4, 2014, file photo, Peter Swire, of the Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology, testifies before the House Judiciary Committee's hearing on Recommendations to Reform FISA Authorities, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
The Parkinson's Action Network Forum in Washington D.C. is a two-day training program on government policy and issues pertaining to Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
After a whirlwind of congressional speeches, meetings, talks from experts and meetings with their own elected representatives, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation members completed their 2014 trip to Capitol Hill with mixed feelings.
Though exporting offers considerable challenges to North American service centers, finding an alternate destination for material can be a source of growth.
"Fight to Live" trailer "Fight to Live" Q&A with Barbara Kopple He was her boy.
From left, Mayors Tim Sbranti of Dublin, Jerry Thorne of Pleasanton and John Marchand of Livermore, who are also the board of directors of Tri-Valley Community Television.
FEBRUARY 14: U.S. Sen. John McCain gestures as he walks into a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, February 14, 2012 in Washington, DC.
DECEMBER 11: Sen. Jay Rockefeller participates in a news conference about preserving Medicaid funding during the "fiscal cliff" negotiations at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill December 11, 2012 in Washington, DC.
A new TV campaign is trying to rally public opinion to pressure the U.S. Supreme Court to allow video cameras to record the proceedings.