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8 hrs ago | Politico

Telecom's past meets its future in rural Alabama - Slower campaign...

SWEET HOME ALABAMA: THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE OF TELECOM - AT&T chose a sleepy northern Alabama town to test its transition away from a copper wire-based telephone network to a fiber optic one, and Brooks has the dispatch from Carbon Hill this morning.

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Related Topix: Alabama, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

15 hrs ago | Politico

Pro Report: Hagel says ISIL 'beyond anything that we've seen' -...

BREAKING: HAGEL SAYS ISIL 'BEYOND ANYTHING THAT WE'VE SEEN': Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said today that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant poses a greater terrorism threat than Al Qaeda, and is as sophisticated and well-funded as any previous terror group.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Scott, David Scott, Barbara Lee

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Cult of Mac Blog

Tim Cook visits veterans hospital where the iPad is lending a hand

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has been under fire all year for being run pretty much the exact opposite way as Apple.

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Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Life, Veteran Affairs, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics

Business Journal

Silicon Valley Rep. Eshoo enlists Reddit users to rebrand 'misused' net neutrality

Silicon Valley Congresswoman Anna Eshoo is on a mission to rebrand net neutrality, launching a contest that calls on Reddit users to brainstorm new ideas for the term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Reddit, Internet Service Providers, Startups, Facebook

TechCrunch

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo Enlists Reddit Users To Rebrand Net Neutrality

Today in a video and accompanying post , Congresswoman Anna Eshoo asked Reddit users to help come up with new branding for net neutrality.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

National Journal

Rep. Eshoo Calls for - Re-brand' of Net Neutrality

Americans, says the California Democrat, know what they want on the Internet, but the confusing terminology of the debate has left them confused about which plan matches their ideals.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Religion News Service

Global religious hot spots get their own U.S. envoy

WASHINGTON As the Islamic State tears across Iraq and Syria this summer, sending religious minorities fleeing for their lives, Congress created a new job at the State Department - one the president needs to fill immediately, say those who pushed for the position.

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Related Topix: US News, Christian Music, RNS, Religion, Judaism, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Washington Post

Global religious hot spots get their own U.S. envoy

As the Islamic State tears across Iraq and Syria this summer, sending religious minorities fleeing for their lives, Congress created a new job at the State Department - one the president needs to fill immediately, say those who pushed for the position.

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Related Topix: US News, Religion, Judaism, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Groong

Connecticut's'6th Congressman' Spent Girlhood Summers In Cornfield Point

CONNECTICUT'S '6TH CONGRESSMAN' SPENT GIRLHOOD SUMMERS IN CORNFIELD POINT Shoreline Times, CT Aug 19 2014 By Tedd Levy oldsaybrookhistory@gmail.com Plants and people need fresh air, sunshine and water to grow and many families from Connecticut's inland cities head south to grow along the Shoreline.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Arcata, CA, San Mateo County, CA, Redwood City, CA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Hill

Study: Many tribal libraries lack broadband

At least two-fifths of Native American libraries don't have broadband Internet access, according to a study released this month, though the actual number could be as high as 89 percent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Don Young, Republican, Tom Cole

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Groong

Doing Right For The Yazidis

DOING RIGHT FOR THE YAZIDIS Lincoln Journal Star Aug 13 2014 The far-away plight of Yazidis in Iraq quickly became local when hundreds of Yazidis from the Lincoln area showed up near the Governor's Mansion to seek help for their beleaguered countrymen.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeff Fortenberry, Frank Wolf, Democrat

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Journal and Courier

Powers: Obama's inattention to Iraqi ChristiansPowers: Obama's...

Powers: Obama's inattention to Iraqi Christians Where's the outrage and urgency as ISIS closes in? Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/VlSf8W Carrying red crosses and wearing T-shirts reading "STOP KILLING IRAQI CHRISTIANS," hundreds of protestors demonstrate along 14 Mile Road in Sterling Heights, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 10, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Democrat, Jeff Fortenberry, Opinion

The Washington Post

Someone tell the president: Iraqi Christians are dying

Eds: A version of this story originally appeared in USA Today. It is available for use by RNS subscribers.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Christian Music, RNS, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Democrat, Jeff Fortenberry

Tue Aug 12, 2014

TBD.com

Industry reacts to RFP-IT

The effort to Reform Federal Procurement of Information Technology picked up a lot of steam after the troubled rollout of HealthCare.gov.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

CBS Local

Bay Area Assyrians Call For More International Military, Humanitarian Involvement In Iraq

The Assyrian American Association of the Bay Area was staging a rally Friday morning at the United Nations Plaza in San Francisco to call for urgent humanitarian aide and international military support in Iraq against ISIS militants.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 07, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Palo Alto VA head tapped to deal with crisis at Arizona-based VA network

When the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs needed someone to step into the epicenter of a scandal that has badly shaken the agency, it turned to Lisa Freeman.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Science / Technology

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Washington Post

Verizon to FCC: Our data throttling is perfectly reasonable. Everyone does it.

Verizon's pushing back against regulators' concerns that the company may be unfairly discriminating against some of its heaviest data users.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sports

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Politico

Energy fight turns into money war

Reps. Frank Pallone of New Jersey and Anna Eshoo of California must demonstrate they have the policy chops to serve as ranking member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, but they are also angling to prove they could be a fundraising powerhouse.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat, Frank Pallone, Eric Cantor, Republican

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Internet users often unclear about data usage, could be overpaying

U.S. consumers often incorrectly estimate how much data they consume online and pay Internet providers for more downloading and uploading than they actually do, a U.S. government watchdog said in findings released last week.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Free Republic

Congresswoman Says It’s Time to Stop Whining about Canceled Health Insurance

Rep. Anna Eshoo says she is 'tired of hearing pathetic stories from people who have been forced to find new insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

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