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Sunday Jul 20 | The News-Gazette

Tom Kacich: Meager amounts from local donors to Davis, Callis

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis' fundraising haul from Champaign County in the last quarter - $4,800 - was pretty meager.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Champaign County, IL, US News, Representative Rodney Davis, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Miller, Loretta Sanchez, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Hill

House patent reformers push Senate leadership for action

Tech leaders in the House are pushing Senate leadership to take up a House-passed bill to curb abusive patent infringement lawsuits.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, Democrat, Harry Reid, US Senate, Patrick Leahy

Business Wire

CEA Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Wi-Fi Innovation Act

"Unlicensed spectrum is the fuel that powers innovation. The fact that these members of Congress reached across party lines and committee assignments is a clear recognition of our nation's growing demand for unlicensed spectrum and the vital role it plays in our economy.

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Related Topix: Consumer Electronics Association, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Doris Matsui, Democrat, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

InMenlo.com

Michael Killen's paintings on display at Cafe Borrone in Menlo Park ...

Menlo Park artist Michael Killen characterizes his work as chronicling the "developments and thoughts of our time that include climate change, human rights, impact of climate change on California's water, resilience of America, and sustainability."

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Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, Menlo Park, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA

Intelligent Transportation Society of...

ITS America Statement on Latta-Issa-Eshoo-Matsui 5.9 GHz Spectrum Bill

Scott F. Belcher, President and CEO of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America , today released the following statement in response to the Wi-Fi Innovation Act introduced by U.S. Representatives Bob Latta , Darrell Issa , Anna Eshoo and Doris Matsui that would put pressure on the Federal Communications Commission to allow unlicensed ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Doris Matsui, Democrat, Republican, Darrell Issa, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Roll Call

Stanford University: Valleywag Just Can't Take It Anymore

Just in time for tomorrow's 6th annual happy hour cruise for Stanford University grads in D.C., the antagonistic Silicon Valley blog Valleywag has posted a profane screed against the tech-company feeder school .

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Adam Schiff, Zoe Lofgren, Democrat, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate

Tue Jul 15, 2014

NBC29

House Passes Ban on Internet Access Taxes

The House of Representatives today passed H.R. 3086, the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act , by a voice vote.

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Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, Democrat, Spencer Bachus, Steve Chabot, Representative Steve Cohen

The Wichita Eagle

House Democrats seek watchdog probe of Motorola's radio contracts

"If the allegations in the McClatchy articles are true, millions of federal tax dollars may have been wasted, and millions more are at risk," Reps.

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Related Topix: Motorola, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat, Diana DeGette, Health

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Hill

Lawmakers want more e-signatures

Sens. Ron Wyden , John McCain and Rep. Anna Eshoo wrote to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Monday asking for an update on what the government is doing to get rid of wasteful and redundant paper signatures.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, John McCain, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Hill

Dems rally behind FCC's Wi-Fi plan despite concerns

Despite early concerns Democrats on Capitol Hill have rallied behind a new plan to spend billions on Wi-Fi in schools and libraries.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ron Kind, Representative Jared Polis, Representative Suzan DelBene, Greg Walden, Republican

Roll Call

Praise and Criticism After FCC E-Rate Vote

Reactions to the Federal Communications Commission's Friday decision to approve a modified overhaul of a program that discounts telecommunications and Internet bills for schools and libraries ranged from praise to criticism of the process to calls for more money in the future.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US News, Wireless, Emerging Technology, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Doris Matsui, Democrat

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Mountain View Voice

Local vets laud, decry Palo Alto VA system

Congresswoman Jackie Speier, far left; Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, center; and Palo Alto VA Director Lisa Freeman, far right, listen to local veterans at a town hall meeting at the Palo Alto VA hospital on July 7. Photo by Elena Kadvany.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Hip Replacement, Health, Life, Veteran Affairs

The Hill

Democrats chide Google, Facebook for 'troubling' lack of diversity

Major tech companies like Facebook, Yahoo and Google aren't doing enough to add more women and minority workers to their rolls, three Northern California Democrats charged on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Facebook, US Politics, US News, Barbara Lee, US House of Representatives, Zoe Lofgren, Democrat, African-American

Mon Jul 07, 2014

InMenlo.com

Congresswomen Eshoo and Speir host town hall meeting on access to health care for veterans

Congresswomen Anna G. Eshoo and Jackie Speier will host a town hall meeting on access to care at the Palo Alto VA Hospital on Monday, July 7th to provide veterans with the opportunity to ask questions and get answers about the VA's health care appointment process.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Patch.com

Town Hall Planned to Discuss Local Access to VA Healthcare

The following is a news release from the offfice of Congresswoman Jackie Speier: Congresswomen Anna G. Eshoo and Jackie Speier will host a Town Hall Meeting on access to care at the Palo Alto VA Hospital on Monday, July 7th to provide veterans with the opportunity to ask questions and get answers about the VA's health care appointment process.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA

Freshnews

Noted American Wine Regions Join Forces to Protest ICANN's Release of .wine and .vin Domain Names

ST. HELENA, Calif. -- -- Seven noted American wine regions have banded together in opposition to the rights-to-the-highest-bidder release of generic top level domain names such as .wine and .vin by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers .

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, St. Helena, CA, US Politics, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Santa Barbara County, CA

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Jen Arnold of 'The Little Couple' promotes ACE Kids Act on CNN

On June 28, 2014, Dr. Jen Arnold , who stars with her husband, businessman Bill Klein, on TLC's reality TV series The Little Couple ,' joined CNN 's Sanjay Gupta via satellite to express her support for the ACE Kids Act in Washington, D.C. The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 , which is being sponsored by Representatives Joe Barton ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Little Couple, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, Joe Barton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gene Green, Democrat, Representative Kathy Castor, Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Hill

Dems back FCC chief in local Internet push

A group of Democratic lawmakers is backing Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler as he pushes for local Internet networks, despite state laws that may stand in the way.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Telecom, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat

Freshnews

Reps. Joe Barton and Kathy Castor announce introduction of bipartisan ...

Representatives Joe Barton and Kathy Castor announced they and distinguished colleagues have introduced the Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Barton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gene Green, Democrat, Representative Kathy Castor, Family, Kids, Medicaid, Health

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Hill

Overnight Tech: Google starts forgetting

THE LEDE: Google on Thursday begin rolling out new filters on searches in Europe, after a top court last month ordered the company to delete some links.

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Related Topix: Privacy, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Zoe Lofgren, Democrat, Republican, Representative Jason Chaffetz

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