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9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Bill focuses on identification of unclaimed remains of veterans

The cremated remains of an estimated 47,000 veterans are stored throughout the United States, sometimes in nothing more than nondescript metal canisters on shelves.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Hollidaysburg, PA, Senator Pat Toomey, US Senate, Representative Patrick Meehan, Representative Glenn Thompson

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Want to vote in primary for governor or congress? Register by Monday

It is also the deadline for a voter to change his or her name, address and/or party affiliation ahead of the primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Franklin County, PA, Montgomery County, PA, Allyson Schwartz, Democrat, Opinion

Politico

Chevy Chase hires again on Purple Line battle - AGA adds three amid ...

CHEVY CHASE HIRES AGAIN ON PURPLE LINE BATTLE: The town of Chevy Chase is bringing on additional lobbying reinforcements in their battle against a proposed Maryland light rail line.

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Related Topix: Chevy Chase, MD, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Daniel Lipinski, Silver Spring, MD, Republican, Montgomery County, MD, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate

TheBlaze.com

There's 'No Government-Wide Mechanism' to Determine How...

How much does it cost taxpayers for the federal government to do environmental assessments? And what's the return on that cost? Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies on Capitol Hill with Acting EPA Chief Financial Officer Maryann Froehlich, March 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, US News, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Key Senators' Highway-Bill Outline Needs Revenue

The search for a new transportation bill has passed a key milepost in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee .

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator John Barrasso, Thomas Carper

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Waynesboro named an Appalachian Trail community

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy created the program to recognize communities that promote and care for the Appalachian Trail, the world's longest hiking-only footpath.

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Related Topix: Waynesboro, PA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Appalachian National Scenic Trail, US National Parks, Opinion

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Time

How a Proposed 'Transparent' Law Would Blatantly Mislead Consumers

The new bill is strongly supported by the airline industry. That alone gives a pretty good indication it's a bad deal for travelers.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Peter DeFazio, Democrat

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Altoona Mirror

Rep. Bachmann gives speech at Blair GOP Lincoln Dinner

But the famous conservative was also in town to back Shuster, R-9th District, a fellow representative with a three-way primary six weeks away.

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, Republican, US House of Representatives, Blair County, PA, Barack Obama

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Boxer, Vitter Agree on Highway Bill Framework, Seek Modest Funding Hike

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Barbara Boxer and other committee leaders have reached agreement on an outline for the highway-policy portion of a hoped-for new surface-transportation measure.

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator John Barrasso

The Washington Post

House committee approves airline ticket price revisions

To the applause of the airline industry, the House Transportation Committee has approved a bipartisan bill that will allow airlines to advertise low ticket prices that don't include the amount in taxes and fees that passengers must pay.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Peter DeFazio, Democrat, World News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Rep. Bill Shuster agrees to debates

Hollidaysburg >> The Shuster for Congress campaign has accepted four joint appearances with Art Halvorson of Bedford County and Travis Schooley of Franklin County.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Hollidaysburg, PA, Bedford County, PA, Franklin County, PA, Chambersburg, PA, Opinion

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Tripso.com

House Commitee moves for new airfare law with no hearings, excluding consumers from process

A previous post noted that the Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee had introduced the Transparent Airfares Act of 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Peter DeFazio, Rick Larsen, Democrat, Representative Tom Graves

Mon Apr 07, 2014

PennLive.com

Medical marijuana still scares most high profile Pa. politicians despite massive poll popularity

U.S. Rep Scott Perry, R-Dillsburg, tells constituents at a Lemoyne town hall meeting last month that he's drafting legislation to legalize medical marijuana.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Kelly, Representative Glenn Thompson, Jim Gerlach

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Dems hope Corbett's woes a boost in US House races

This May 17, 2013 file photo shows Rep. Jim Gerlach, R-Pa. speaking on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jim Gerlach, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael Fitzpatrick, Pennsylvania, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Norwalk Citizen News

A look at House races of interest in Pennsylvania

Former Rep. Marjorie Margolies , who previously held the seat from 1993-1995, trails the other candidates in campaign cash, but is getting a boost from former President Bill Clinton , who will headline a steakhouse fundraiser on her behalf at the tony Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Allyson Schwartz, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Fox News

REP. SHUSTER: US needs fair regulation of water, not folly of Obama's imperial powergrab

Last week the Obama administration released a proposal that could lengthen the already long arm of federal agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency , into the affairs of practically every U.S. business, farmer, landowner, and local and state government.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Opinion

The Penn

IUPolitique: Three Republicans earn PA-9 ballot spot

Rep. Bill Shuster, a Republican who represents the 9th Congressional District in the United States Congress, will face two GOP challengers on the May 20 primary ballot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Franklin County, PA

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Who's the conservative? Rep. Shuster, Halvorson or Schooley

Candidates for Pennsylvania's 9th Congressional District seat have stepped up their barbs with less than two months until the GOP primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bedford County, PA, Franklin County, PA, Opinion

Trucker

House infrastructure panel members ask for GAO evaluation of FMCSA studies

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa., and Highways and Transit Subcommittee Chairman Tom Petri, R-Wis., evaluate two studies used to justify changes to federal Hours of Service regulations.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Truckers

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Baxter Bulletin

Ryan Alexander: Highway robbery on lack of money in transportation trust fund

No matter how hard lawmakers try to close their eyes, click their heels, and hope for the best, they can't make highway funding magically appear.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives

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