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Yesterday | Hot Air

Press finally shocked at government spendinga in the House GOP's Obamacare lawsuit

Fiscal profligacy has been a conservative concern of near paramount importance since the 110th Congress passed Troubled Asset Relief Program bailout funding - a development that many believe gave rise to the conservative insurgent movement which later became known as the tea party.

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Related Topix: US News, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tuesday | JD Journal

GOP Hires Hefty and Expensive Lawyers to Take on Obama

Have Republicans gone too far? Many think so, as they persist in their tenacious opposition to the Affordable Care Act, now that they've hired Republican attorney superstar David Rivkin to go for the throat on a specific part of the "Obamacare" plan, the decision of the White House to give employers a one-year reprieve on covering health care costs ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, Nancy Pelosi

Tuesday | Daily Kos

Boehner, Camp Profiting From Corporate Tax-Avoidance Maneuver

And folks wonder why so many that hate government fight to get hired on the peoples payroll and continue to fight harder to stay on!! Aug 26, 2014 - Two top Republican lawmakers profited from a corporate tax-avoidance maneuver that the U.S. Treasury Department is seeking to curb.

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Related Topix: US News, Jeff Miller, Gary Miller, US Politics, John Boehner, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tuesday | Alabama Live

Here's what's trending: Candidate uses terrorist image in ad; Emmys; Cristobal

There's no need to ever feel left out again at the water cooler conversation. Here's a rundown of the stories currently trending in the world, the country and your backyard.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Tom Udall, Senator Tom Udall, US Military, US Marine Corps, Barack Obama, Republican

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Switched

David Rivkin Hired As House GOP Lawyer For Obama Lawsuit

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner on July 31, 2014. House Administration Committee Chairwoman Candice Miller announced on Monday her committee's hiring of David Rivkin from the law firm BakerHostetler to represent the U.S. House of Representatives in its lawsuit against President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Lindsey Graham

The Hill

House Republicans hire legal representation to sue Obama

House Administration Committee Chairwoman Candice Miller signed a contract on Monday for BakerHostetler to represent the House in the civil action lawsuit in a U.S. district court against the president.

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

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Detroit Free Press

State conventions today for GOP and Democrats

Gov. Rick Snyder is to address the Michigan Republican Party's state convention in Novi this morning as he and others in the GOP seek to fend off a tea party challenge to his running mate, Lt.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Michigan, Healthcare Law, Law, Michigan State University

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Politico

House throws cold water on ice challenge

The Committee on House Administration is advising members that posting videos on official accounts of lawmakers participating in the viral charity challenge is a violation of House rules.

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

Wed Aug 13, 2014

State of Michigan

Snyder leads effort for federal emergency relief for Southeast Michigan

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 LANSING, Mich. Following the state declaration of disaster for Wayne, Macomb and Oakland Counties, Gov. Rick Snyder today issued this statement regarding his efforts to secure federal emergency relief for Southeast Michigan due to recent flooding: "In addition to the state declaration of disaster, we are actively pursuing ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, Michigan, Lansing, MI

Romeo Observer

Results from the Aug. 5 Macomb County primary

The Aug. 5 primary has decided candidates for the November election and approved of the elimination of personal property taxes.

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

Fri Aug 08, 2014

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Miller backs airstrikes in Iraq

U.S. Representative Candice Miller says that she supports the President's decision to provide humanitarian aid to Iraqi civilians, authorize targeted airstrikes against ISIS and provide military aid to Kurdish forces helping Christian refugees in Iraq.

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

NewsCenter 25

Mid-Michiganders upset with do-nothing Congress

"If I could talk to those guys, I'd tell them, think before you do something because it affects everybody," says Delgado.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Dan Kildee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Autos

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Marine News

AWO Praises Simplification of TWIC Process

Last week, the Transportation Security Administration began nationwide implementation of a program that reforms the burdensome process by which mariners and other transportation workers receive required Transportation Worker Identification Credentials .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Representative Cedric Richmond, Democrat, David Vitter, US Senate, Elijah Cummings, Peter King

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Daily Caller

As Investigation Continues, VA Has Told Congress More Than A Few Whoppers

U.S. President Barack Obama announces his choice of former Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veterans affairs at the VA in Washington June 30, 2014.

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

Detroit News

Justin Amash holds off Brian Ellis' challenge

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash beat challenger Brian Ellis in a west Michigan congressional primary that symbolized the Republican establishment's attempt to rid itself of tea party upstarts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Fred Upton, Dave Camp, Representative Dan Benishek, Representative Tim Walberg

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Gail Collins: None Dare Call It Impeachment

Hey, it's been a depressing month for news. If you want to look on the bright side, you've got to work with what you've got.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ted Yoho, Pete Sessions, John Boehner

Sun Aug 03, 2014

West Hawaii Today

Where wisdom is in short supply

The House opened proceedings Wednesday with a chaplain's prayer that lawmakers be granted "a double portion of wisdom and understanding."

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Related Topix: US News, Walter Jones, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Representative Tom Rice, Representative Doug Lamborn, Opinion

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WTVG-TV Toledo

Without Congress, Pres. Obama may act alone

The U.S. House of Representatives was supposed to begin its August recess Friday, however, many lawmakers are still working to pass a border security bill that provides funding to deal with the recent surge of undocumented immigrants in the country.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Glenn Thompson, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat

Steuben Courier

Amy Gehrt: A well-deserved break from what, exactly?

Congress has just begun a five-week summer recess - or soon will, after extending the session by a day for a last-ditch effort to get something hammered out on immigration reform - but, based on how little lawmakers have managed to accomplish this year, one would be forgiven for thinking they had already been on an extended monthslong vacation.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Examiner.com

Impeachment 'Lite'

In what passes for a legislative blink-of-an-eye, the House Wednesday voted along party lines to sue President Obama for delaying implementation of parts of the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Rice, Representative Jeff Duncan

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