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VA medical funding, reforms should get the OK from Congress: Editorial

Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, and House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., discuss a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care on Capitol Hill, Monday, July 28. The legislation would authorize at least $17 billion to fix the health program scandalized by long patient ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Gary Miller, Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

VA fix 101: what the $17 billion emergency bill would do

As proof that bipartisanship in Congress is still possible, a key liberal senator and his Republican counterpart in the House announced an agreement Monday on a $17 billion emergency veterans bill that last week was caught in partisan crossfire.

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Related Topix: Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gary Miller, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Senate, Bernard Sanders

York Dispatch

Rep. Miller asks taxpayers about school consolidation

Rep. Ron Miller, R-Jacobus, is asking his district to respond to a survey about the possibility of school consolidation, one of several Republican legislators to do so in the past few months.

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Related Topix: Jeff Miller, Gary Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jacobus, PA, York County, PA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Endorsements: These Michigan congressional candidates deserve to advance next round

Like Americans elsewhere, Michigan voters hold Congress in bitter contempt for being long on accusation and short on constructive collaboration.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Representative Dan Benishek, Fred Upton, Dave Camp, Mike Rogers, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Roll Call

Members of Congress Acknowledge Major Security Gap at House Garages

Over the course of four workdays, Capitol Police spotted two 9 mm handguns during the security searches that are standard protocol for visitors and staffers entering congressional office buildings.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, James Moran, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Times Herald

China Township company receives $507,000 state grant

The Michigan Strategic Fund has awarded Magna Interior Trim Components $507,000 to support the company's growth in China and Benzonia townships, according to a news release from U.S. Rep. Candice Miller's office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Benzonia, MI

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Court rulings leave millions in health care tax credits in jeopardy

Nearly a quarter-million Michiganders stand to lose millions of dollars in tax credits that helped them buy health coverage last year, if a court ruling earlier today in Washington -- one that Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette supported -- withstands a likely appeal by the Obama administration.

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Related Topix: Michigan, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, US Supreme Court, Health Insurance, Health

Kansas City InfoZine

Lawmakers Call for More Transparency in Port-of-entry Funding

By Anna Giles - Texas needs more funding for its ports of entry. So does Michigan.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Representative Beto O'Rourke, Republican, El Paso, TX, Mexico, World News

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Detroit News

Vassar

A bitter national debate over what to do with tens of thousands of young immigrants pouring into the U.S. is playing out in this small town 20 miles east of Saginaw.

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Related Topix: Saginaw, MI, Michigan, Grosse Pointe Park, MI, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Genesee County, MI

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Customs plaza for Detroit a federal priority but funding questions remain

A Customs and Border Protection official told the Free Press today that funding for a new customs plaza in Detroit -- a key component of a proposed new international bridge -- is an agency priority though it remains unclear how and when it will get the money to move forward.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Port Huron, MI, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Gary Peters, Democrat

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Russia Taday

Anti-immigration protesters in Michigan decry plans to house undocumented minors

Protesters from all over Michigan gathered in the city of Vassar on Monday in order to voice their opposition to a government proposal to house undocumented minors from Central America in the area.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Vassar, MI, Immigration Reform, Family, Kids, Illegal Immigration

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Congresswoman Miller Upset By Federal Appeals Court Asian Carp Lawsuit Ruling

A suburban Detroit congresswoman is sounding off against a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals in Chicago regarding Asian carp.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chicago, IL

WTVG-TV Toledo

Immigration crisis heats up, lawmakers respond

The future is uncertain for nearly 60,000 Central American children. It's a crisis impossible to ignore and it's shifting the immigration debate on Capitol Hill, leaving lawmakers with only three weeks to reach an agreement with the White House before summer recess.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat

Washington Times

Philadelphia VA tried to bug congressional investigators

During a congressional hearing into alleged intimidation of whistleblowers at the Department of Veterans Affairs, it was revealed that members of the Philadelphia regional office tried to record committee investigators with microphones and cameras earlier in the month.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gary Miller

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Detroit News

Possible housing of Central American children meets with protest in small Michigan town

For the second time in two weeks, several conservative groups from around the state gathered in this small community Monday to protest the possible housing of Central American children.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Tea Party, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform

Sun Jul 13, 2014

WJRT

News Minute: Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press

Mourners sang "Happy Birthday" at the funeral of a Detroit-area toddler who would have turned 3 on the day of her burial.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Vassar, MI, Port Huron, MI

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Detroit News

Rep. Miller calls chance of child refugees housed in Michigan 'deeply troubling'

Calling reports of refugee children from Central America possibly relocating to Michigan 'deeply troubling,' U.S. Rep. Candice Miller wrote the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services department Friday stating her strong opposition.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Dale Kildee, Democrat, Vassar, MI, Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Detroit Free Press

Border crossing customs plaza priorities to be subject of congressional hearing

A metro Detroit congresswoman will hold a hearing next week which could shed light on Michigan's chances of getting federal funding any time soon for a pair of customs plazas - a key hurdle to moving forward on a new international bridge between the U.S. and Canada.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Gary Peters, Democrat, Port Huron, MI

Wed Jul 09, 2014

News Max

Immigration Crisis Moves to Michigan

The current crisis on the southern border, involving tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors from El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala, has now become a concern for Michiganders who live in a rural community with less than 3000 people.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Michigan Government, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration

Detroit Free Press

Women's groups want Congress to amend law to nullify Hobby Lobby ruling

When it comes to birth control coverage, the U.S. Supreme Court doesn't get the final say -- at least that's what women's rights groups and certain members of Congress are hoping.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Fred Upton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Debbie Stabenow

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