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Yesterday | WJRT

National Women's History Museum one step closer to reality

Another Michigan Congressman is calling it quits. Rep. Dave Camp is leaving Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, US House of Representatives, Republican

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

Rep. Miller Welcomes New T. rex to Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History

This T. rex dinosaur skeleton is an incredible rare find, and there is no better place to display it than at the NMNH where individuals of all ages from around the world can marvel at one of the most famous and largest carnivores to roam the earth, at no cost.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Garden City Observer

As leaders step down, who will find clout for Michigan in Congress?

President Barack Obama and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, right, are met by, from left, then-Mayor Dave Bing, Rep. John Dingell, Sen. Carl Levin and Gov. Rick Snyder at Metro Airport on Dec. 12, 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, US Senate, Carl Levin, Republican, John Conyers, Sander Levin, Debbie Stabenow

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Detroit News

Editorial: Don't neglect the Blue Water Bridge

When it comes to major spans from Michigan to Canada, Detroit's Ambassador Bridge and the anticipated New International Trade Crossing get most of the attention.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

News Max

Congressional Retirements Blow to Michigan's Clout

The retirement of three influential congressmen and one powerful senator, all of whom helped to provide Michigan with disproportionate national political sway, will be a setback for the state in the 114th Congress, The Hill reported .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Fred Upton, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dave Camp, Mike Rogers, US Senate, Debbie Stabenow, Carl Levin, Democrat

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Hill

Mich. losing clout in Congress?

Though the state is the country's ninth-largest by population, it is tops along with California with six committee chairmen - four Republicans in the House and two Democrats in the Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Fred Upton, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Huizenga, Dave Camp, Mike Rogers

Cybercast News Service

DHS Official: US Not 'Routinely' Notified When Sex Offenders Enter the Country

A Homeland Security Department official testified Friday before the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security that U.S. authorities are not "routinely" notified when foreign sex offenders enter the United States.

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Related Topix: Prison, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Central Ohio

Lawmaker wants better passport scrutiny overseas

WASHINGTON a?? U.S. allies whose citizens don't need visas to visit the United States would be encouraged to check all their travelers for lost or stolen passports under legislation a key House member said Friday she is drafting.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Reuters

U.S. lawmakers urge revamp of Army vehicle competition

A group of 10 U.S. lawmakers on Thursday urged Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall to revamp the U.S. Army's $5 billion competition for a new armored vehicle to allow both tracked and wheeled vehicles to compete.

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Related Topix: General Dynamics, Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Representative Jim Jordan

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Pridesource.com

ENDA Lobbying Comes to Michigan

"We need to live in a country where you can get married on a Friday and not have to worry about being fired on Monday."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, John Boehner, Gay/Lesbian

Detroit News

Camp: Congressional retirement caused by looming loss of influence

U.S. Rep. Dave Camp said Wednesday he is retiring from Congress because he is losing his powerful tax-writing committee chairmanship and his influence within the U.S. House would be unclear.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, John Dingell

Roll Call

Robert Brady Really Wanted to Be a Zookeeper

House Administration Chairwoman Candice S. Miller, R-Mich., adjourned Wednesday's panel on the future of the National Zoo with a joke about ranking member Robert A. Brady "wearing his khaki shorts with his whip ready."

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Related Topix: US Politics, Robert Brady, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Statesman Journal

Latest border scheme only wastes $700 million

Here's a through-the-looking-glass example of cutting government waste, Department of Homeland Security-style.

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

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Congressman Miller takes minimum wage campaign to Richmond

Joined by national and state leaders and academics in the City Council chamber Monday night, Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, discussed the importance of raising the national minimum wage.

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Related Topix: Richmond (San Francisco, CA), George Miller, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Gary Miller, Republican, Richmond, CA, Jeff Miller

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Fox News

NY's King, other House Republicans interested in Rogers' Intelligence Committee post

FILE: June 6, 2013: House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Michigan GOP Rep. Mike Rogers' announcement that he won't seek re-election this year has opened the door for several other House Republicans to take his post as chairman of the influential House Intelligence Committee, including ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Jeff Miller

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Times Herald

Judge's marriage ruling still keeps you talking

Talk to me: Wayne from Fort Gratiot: "I have a question. The people voted for no same-sex marriage, yet one judge overruled that.

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

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Latest DHS border idea wastes only $700 million

The last time DHS' Customs and Border Protection launched a virtual fence, the failed SBI-net system cost taxpayers $1 billion.

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

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Congressman Peters pushes for hearing to authorize customs plaza for NITC bridge project

U.S. Rep. Gary Peters is pressing Republican House leaders to schedule a hearing on legislation that would authorize funding for a new customs plaza in Detroit, a key hurdle to getting a new Detroit River crossing built.

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

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Detroit News

Berman: For a fleeting moment, four county clerks open doors to all

Martin Contreras, left, and Keith Orr celebrate after getting married at the Washtenaw County Building in Ann Arbor Saturday.

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Related Topix: Washtenaw County, MI, Ann Arbor, MI, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Wedding

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Reno Gazette-Journal

Another View: Latest border scheme only wastes $700 million

The following editorial appeared in the Arizona Republic of Phoenix on March 15: Here's a through-the-looking-glass example of cutting government waste, Department of Homeland Security-style.

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

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