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Legislators dispute 'hot goods' provision

Some members of Congress want the Department of Labor to stop enforcing a law that can suspend fresh produce shipments.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Life, Fruits, Food, Vegetables, Democrat, Representative Kurt Schrader, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Hill

Lobbying world

The Network Branded Prepaid Card Association has named Doug Bower as executive director and president, effective Aug. 5. He comes from BlueYield, an auto lending exchange, where he served as the executive vice president of business development.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Georgia, Georgia Government, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Mike Rogers

WWTC-AM Eagan

Congressmen Condemning Obama For Bergdahl Swap

Congressmen from both sides of the aisle are condemning President Obama for the prisoner swap that freed Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Barrow, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Georgia, Georgia Government, Representative E. Scott Rigell

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Former Gov McDonnell, wife, raising big money for legal defense

With one week to go until his criminal trial on federal corruption charges, former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's friends, supporters and admirers have amassed a considerable legal defense fund.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Vail Daily News

Stone Creek to implement Singapore math this fall

Stone Creek Charter School raised $325,000 and is spending it to implement Singapore math, bring back music, and expand art and foreign lauguage.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Scott, Democrat, Gypsum, CO, Edwards, CO, Eagle County, CO, Vail, CO

The Macon Telegraph

Scott questions plan to cut jobs at Air Force Reserve Command

An Air Force cost-cutting plan that would eliminate 258 jobs at Robins Air Force Base might not save money if it jeopardizes readiness, U.S. Rep. Austin Scott said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Robins Air Force Base, US Politics, US News, Georgia, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia Government

Tue Jul 15, 2014

WCAV

McDonnell Defense Fund Raises $93k During 2nd Quarter

The legal defense fund for former Governor Bob McDonnell reported raising $93,000 during the second quarter of this year, bringing its total haul to more than $250,000.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

National Journal

House GOP Prepares Own Border Plan

Exact details of what Republicans will offer as an alternative have not been finalized, including the price tag it will carry, along with any policy proposals.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, John Boehner, Michael McCaul, Harold Rogers

Ag Professional

House subcommittee hearing showcases benefits of ag biotech

The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture's Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture held a hearing last week to explore the societal benefits of biotechnology.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Biotech, Agriculture, Science, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Democrat, Representative Kurt Schrader

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Isakson introduces Ocmulgee national park bill to Senate

People walk the trail between the Earth Lodge and the Great Temple Mound at the Ocmulgee National Monument in this 2011 file photo Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., introduced a bill late last week that, if passed, will change the name of Ocmulgee National Monument to the Ocmulgee National Historical Park.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Johnny Isakson, Sanford Bishop, Saxby Chambliss, Democrat, US National Parks, Ocmulgee National Monument

Agri Marketing

House Subcommittee Hearing Showcases Benefits Of Ag Biotech

HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING SHOWCASES BENEFITS OF AG BIOTECH Jul. 14, 2014 Source: National Corn Growers Association news release Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture's Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture held a hearing to explore the societal benefits of biotechnology.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Biotech, Agriculture, Science, Republican, US Politics, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Tue Jul 08, 2014

National Journal

Doing Nothing Is - to Some - Doing Something

The GOP is blamed for blocking action in Congress, but conservatives say that's just what they were sent here to do.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Kevin Brady, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Politico

Texas bill would toughen ammonium nitrate oversight - 'The societal ...

TEXAS BILL WOULD TOUGHEN AMMONIUM NITRATE OVERSIGHT: Texas state Rep. Joe Pickett , head of the state House's nine-member Homeland Security Committee, is preparing legislation that would require stricter fire protection standards and give state authorities the right to inspect facilities used to store ammonium nitrate, the Houston Chronicle ... (more)

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Related Topix: Texas, Explosion, Agriculture, Science, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rosa DeLauro, Democrat, United States Department of Agriculture

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Nation

Left-Right Coalition of 80 House Members Wants Congress to Check and Balance Iraq Intervention

There are many ways to express patriotism. Yet there remains a common sense that the best expressions extend beyond ideology and partisanship to embrace the noblest ideals and deepest truths - of the American experiment.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barbara Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Robert "Bobby'' Scott, Robert Scott, Representative Tim Scott, Republican

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Peach Pundit

Forget Fireworks: The Perfect Storm That Is Headed Dekalb's Way

There is a storm brewing in Dekalb, and there may be enough to rain down on it this time to wash the county clean of its process problems and create cities that better facilitate the needs in certain communities.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Scott, Democrat, Georgia, Georgia Government

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