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Webinar Helps to Build Ham Community Cohesion, Momentum for H.R. 4969

An August 13 webinar on "The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2014" - H.R. 2014 - attracted some 450 online participants who wanted to learn more about the proposed legislation and how they could get involved in speeding its passage.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Representative Joe Courtney, Democrat

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Washington Times

U.S. expands campaign against Islamic State

The U.S. military has significantly ramped up its bombing campaign in northern Iraq in recent days, sending fighter jets and armed drones to support Kurdish and Iraqi forces who reclaimed control of the Mosul Dam from Islamic State fighters early Monday.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Examiner.com

No options off the table: Iraq

Kristina Wong reported in The Hill today that a Republican and Democrat representative who are each Iraq War Vets say that the U.S. should be all-in in stopping ISIS from taking over all of Iraq.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Tulsi Gabbard, Life, Veteran Affairs

Fire Dog Lake

lican Congressmen Open To Boots On The Ground In Iraq

Over the weekend both Congressman Eliot Engel and Congressman Adam Kinzinger said they believe sending troops to Iraq may be necessary to protect US national security interests.

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Related Topix: Eliot Engel, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Republican

Sun Aug 17, 2014

News Max

Kinzinger: US Special Forces Have to Re-Grow Iraqi's Military's Spine

Reps. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., and Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, both veterans of the war in Iraq, agreed Sunday on ABC's "This Week" that the main mission for the United States' current action in Iraq should be to defeat the Islamic State [ISIS] militants who are wreaking havoc in Iraq.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Tulsi Gabbard, Barack Obama

National Review Online

Dem Iraq Vet and Congresswoman Goes After Obama Admin's Incoherence in Iraq

Democratic representative Tulsi Gabbard criticized the Obama administration's lack of focus and strategy in Iraq.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Fri Aug 15, 2014

ABC News

Sunday on a This Weeka : The Latest on Ferguson, Missouri

Plus, Iraq war veterans Rep. Adam Kinzinger , R-Illinois, and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard , D-Hawaii discuss U.S. military action in Iraq.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Tulsi Gabbard

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Freshnews

John Bolton Endorses Four Florida Candidates For Congress And Will Make PAC Contributions

Ambassador John Bolton endorses four Florida Congressional candidates. Citing the importance of the electoral map in Florida, Bolton's PAC also contributes to the GOP candidates' campaigns to ensure each has the resources needed to win in November.

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Related Topix: Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ron DeSantis, US Military, US Navy

UPI

Politicians partake in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Members of Congress and politicians around the country joined in the viral video trend of dumping buckets of ice over their head to raise ALS awareness.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, Representative David Cicilline, Democrat, Scott Brown, US Senate, Jack Reed

Daily Kos

Something Wicked This Way Comes

Back in 2011, after the TEA Party wave handed Republicans control of the US House of Representatives, Michael Tomasky of The Guardian prophetically wrote : Having taken control of the House of Representatives as of tomorrow, Republicans now have to govern.

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Devin Nunes, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Congressional Bucket Brigade Swells

At the rate things are going, every single congressional lawmaker may very will get roped into the #IceBucketChallenge before the end of the summer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Duncan Hunter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Valadao, Representative Rodney Davis, Representative Cheri Bustos, Democrat, Representative Renee Ellmers

Thu Aug 07, 2014

WIFR

Obama Authorizes Airstrikes in Iraq

Ottawa, IL Congressman Adam Kinzinger released the following statement in reaction to President Obama's announcement that he has authorized the United Stated military to perform targeted air strikes and provide humanitarian aid in Iraq: "I am cautiously optimistic that President Obama is finally beginning to take the march of violent extremism in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ottawa, IL, Prison, US Military, US Air Force, US National Guard

News Max

Rep. Kinzinger: US, Europe Can Make Russia 'Irrelevant'

Calling Russia unpredictable, but also desperate and overestimated, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger told Newsmax TV on Wednesday that a united West can punish Russian aggression against Ukraine and hasten Russia's demise as a global military and economic power without firing a shot.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Vladimir Putin

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Hill

GOP: Shooting shows folly of Afghan pullout

Republican lawmakers say the killing of an Army general in Afghanistan this week should be a warning to President Obama not to pull out forces there too quickly.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, Lee Terry, Howard McKeon, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Congress expands visas for Afghan interpreters

In a rare show of bipartisanship, the Senate on Friday passed legislation that will grant an additional 1,000 visas to Afghan interpreters who have worked for the U.S. military and are seeking a chance to come to the United States.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, Republican, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Illinoisreview

Kinzinger votes with Dems against slowing down Obama's childhood immigration plan

All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Rodney Davis, Representative Aaron Schock, Republican, US House of Representatives, Danny Davis, Democrat, Bobby Rush, Illinois

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Bloomberg

Border Impasse Won't Win Latino Votes for Republicans

Republicans running the U.S. House started this session of Congress vowing to consider immigration policy changes that would appeal to Hispanic voters, the nation's fastest growing voter bloc.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Carter, US Senate, John Cornyn

American Thinker

House passes border funding bill

Republicans in the House passed a $698 million border funding bill that would speed deportation of illegal immigrant children and authorize funds for the deployment of National Guard troops at the border.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Walter Jones, Representative Paul Broun

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Northwest Herald

Bill banning cruel horse practice stalls

Diana Anshakov of Newark near DeKalb County, with Starfire, stopped showing her Tennessee Walking horses because she did not want to be associated with the practice of soring – purposely injuring a horse's front feet to make it step higher in the show ring.

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Related Topix: Dekalb County, IL, Geneva, IL, US Politics, Representative Randy Hultgren, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Shimkus, Illinois

Air Force Times

IG report on F-22 pilots expected soon

The Defense Department inspector general is set to complete its report on two F-22 pilots who spoke out more than two years ago about oxygen problems with the jet.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, US Military, US Air Force

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