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Karabakh Freedom Celebrated on Capitol Hill
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce with Nagorno Karabakh Republic Speaker Ashot Ghulian at the Capitol Hill Celebration of Artsakh Independence.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Modesto Bee
Decision set for Monday on Calif. election recount
The official canvass shows Republican Susan Shelley trailing Democrat Matt Dababneh by 329 votes in last week's election to fill the vacant Assembly District 45 seat.
Payvand News of Iran
Take Action: Congressman Sherman wants to crash Iranian airplanes
Rep. Brad Sherman is working to undermine the historic nuclear deal struck in Geneva last week because he wants more Iranian planes to crash.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Huffington Post
Rep. Sherman Favors More Civilian Airline Crashes in Iran
The nuclear deal that was struck between Iran, the United States and other world powers last week has elicited a lot of reactions in the policymaking world.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
President Obama's remarks on the economy, DreamWorks, Glendale, CA
THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody! Oh, it is good to be in L.A.! It is colder in D.C. at the moment, colder in Chicago, and 70-degree weather is something to be thankful for.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Bipartisan House furor erupts over Iranian nuclear deal
U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Calif., said Monday the nuclear deal reached with Iran last weekend lacks the diplomatic muscle to curb Iran's ambitions.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Dan Walters: California Democrats fare poorly in two elections
So perhaps Democrats aren't quite as omnipotent in California politics as they – and almost everyone else – assumed.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Foes of an Iran nuclear deal refocus on containing the damage
A general view shows participants before the start of three days of closed-door nuclear talks in Geneva, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Miami Herald
Uncounted ballots to decide race for Assembly seat
Fewer than 200 votes separate two candidates in a tighter-than-expected Southern California runoff election to fill a vacant state Assembly seat.
LA Daily News
Matt Dababneh-Susan Shelley Assembly race a squeaker, and 2841 votes to go: Opinion
Whichever way the Assembly election in the San Fernando Valley turns out, it will be interesting to hear theories about why a district with far more registered Democrats than Republicans gave Democrat Matt Dababneh only a 173-vote lead over Republican Susan Shelley in the Tuesday-night count.
Democratic Republic of Congo rebels inch toward peace
Advocacy group the Enough Project confirmed several armed groups fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are mulling their options for peace.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Special Election Today to Replace West Valley Assembly Seat
Voters in the West San Fernando Valley will choose between Democrat Matt Dababneh and Republican Susan Shelley in a special election Tuesday to fill the Assembly seat formerly held by Councilman Bob Blumenfield.
No new Iran sanctions now
With exquisitely bad timing, a group of House members is urging the Senate to approve new sanctions against Iran in the middle of negotiations on a deal in which the Islamic Republic would suspend its nuclear program.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Obama Tries to Hang on to Dems to Avoid Tougher Iran Sanctions
If there's any indication of how a sizable portion of the Democratic caucus feels about U.S. posture in the Muslim world heading into the next round of nuclear negotiations with Iran this week, it was summed up last week at a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing by Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade ranking member Brad Sherman ... (more)
‘This Is What Terror Is’: Adm Slammed for...
Adamu said he fell to the ground as the gunmen stomped on his body, crying 'Allahu Akbar' as his wife sobbed.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
urges House support of NCUSIF parity bill
Nov. 18, 2013 - NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler on Friday urged House leaders to support passage of H.R. 3468, a NAFCU-backed measure cleared in committee last week to ensure credit unions have parity with FDIC-insured institutions when it comes to escrow accounts such as Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Gun control divides candidates in District 45 Assembly race
Matt Dababneh, left, and Susan Shelley at a candidate debate for the 45th Assembly District race on Thursday.
Fundraiser for UNICEF's Disaster Relief Efforts in the Philippines
In the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan , the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded, an estimated 100,000 children under the age of five and 60,000 pregnant or nursing mothers were displaced.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Democrat Kirsten Powers on the Community Agitator Barack Obama's...
Democrat Kirsten Powers nails it while discussing Obama's "Fix" on Fox News 'Special Report'.
The Washington Post
A deft response to Kerry's accusation that sanctions would set them on the "march to war": "A bipartisan group of 63 House lawmakers are calling on the Senate to 'act swiftly' in the passage of a new round of Iran sanctions that have been heavily opposed by the White House.