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Friday | The Jersey Journal

Sen. Cory Booker, local leaders discuss legislation to support veterans with traumatic brain injuries

Sen. Cory Booker listens to U.S. military veteran Eric Psuty describe his rehabilitation experience following a traumatic brain injury during a visit to Bancroft Brain Injury Rehabilitation in Plainsboro on July 25 2014.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, Life, Veteran Affairs, Plainsboro, NJ, Voorhees, NJ, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

Friday Jul 25 | CNN

Opinion: GOP's problem wooing African-American voters

Not just because Bundy turned out to express racist views, but because of what he initially, falsely symbolized for some conservative Republicans: a humble, hard-working rancher who despises federal government overreach.

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Related Topix: US News, African-American, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, University of Virginia, Opinion

Friday Jul 25 | The Hill

1:45 on Thursday? Must be time for Senate to head home

Lawmakers have been in a rush all of this election year to get back to their home schedules, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is helping them with the upper chamber's schedule.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid, Democrat, Senator Rand Paul, Richard Shelby

Friday Jul 25 | The Las Vegas Sun

Rep. Mark Amodei's bill shows Nevada needs Congress' OK to do anything with its land

Republican Mark Amodei speaks at a victory party in Reno on Tuesday after defeating Democrat Kate Marshall in a special election for Nevada's 2nd Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mark Amodei, US Senate, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dina Titus, Democrat, Representative Steven Horsford

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Daily Beast

Congress's Dysfunction Snares VeteransBy Tim Mak

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle agree that a pilot program to treat veterans with traumatic brain injuries should be extended.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Vietnam Veterans: Fighting For Care, part 2

On Monday, News 4 brought you Part 1 of the two-part series, Vietnam Veterans: Fighting For Care.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Reno, NV, Sparks, NV, Medicine

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Kos

House highway funding measure dims hope for jobless aid

John Boehner didn't think pension smoothing was an acceptable pay-for for jobless aid.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Dean Heller, Harry Reid, Democrat, Barack Obama

Mother Jones

The Last Hope for Extending Long-Term Unemployment Insurance May Have Just Gone Poof

It's been seven months since Congress let long-term unemployment insurance benefits lapse, but last week only brought more bad news for the job seekers hoping that House Republicans might relent and allow a vote on extending benefits .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, John Boehner, Rosa DeLauro, Democrat, Steny Hoyer

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Forbes.com

Barra Is Protecting GM Chief Counsel Millikin -- But Should She Be?

That's the view of some experts on GM, on the role of a chief counsel and on the responsibilities of CEOs in protecting the companies they lead.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Business News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Washington Memo: Puppies, Slurpees and bipartisanship in Nevada's delegation

Sen. Dean Heller bucked his party this week to support his colleague, Sen. Harry Reid.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Mark Amodei, Representative Steven Horsford, Democrat, Representative Dina Titus

Thu Jul 17, 2014

National Journal

Is It Time to Declare the Death of Emergency Unemployment Insurance?

Democrats in Congress and a handful of Republican senators have strived over the last seven months to renew emergency unemployment benefits for the millions of American workers who have been living without a job for more than six months.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Jack Reed, Democrat

Roll Call

Joe Manchin's Penchant for Power Lunching

If it's hump day, budding coalition builder Sen. Joe Manchin III is probably breaking bread with members of his slowly widening circle of fellow comity seekers.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Amy Klobuchar

Detroit Free Press

Delphi head downplays role in GM recall

General Motors ignition assembly parts, including the parts affected under the recalls, being inspected, packaged and shipped Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the GM Customer Care & Aftersales Plant in Burton.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Automakers, Delphi, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Reid open to adding unemployment extension to Obama's emergency spending bill

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid responded that he is open to Sen. Jack Reed's request to add the unemployment benefits extension or any ammendment to the border crisis emergency spending bill, July 10, 2014 After Senator Jack Reed, D-RI issued a statement on Thursday, July 10, 2014 that the long-term unemployment benefits extension should be ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, Harry Reid, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

Switched

Congress Takes From Unemployment Extension To Give To Highway Trust Fund

On Tuesday, the House of Representatives took another bite, approving a federal highway funding bill with a cost-cutting provision that had been part of legislation for the long-term jobless.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, John Boehner

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

GM Recall Probe Turns to Top Lawyer

GM General Counsel Michael Millikin, a 37-year company veteran, has come under deeper scrutiny in recent months as the recall ballooned into a financial and public-relations nightmare.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Automakers, Delphi, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Claire McCaskill

The Las Vegas Sun

Republican Dean Heller wants to extend unemployment benefits. Mark Amodei doesn't. Here's why.

Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., and other Senate Republicans discuss their concerns about the political fight over legislation to restore benefits to long-term jobless workers, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Representative Mark Amodei, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Senator John Hoeven

Mon Jul 14, 2014

New York Magazine

Full-Grown Adult Senator Determined to Take a Selfie With Every...

Noted social media enthusiast Cory Booker, a full-grown adult, is reportedly determined to take a selfie with all 99 of his fellow senators before Congress lets out for August.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, Hardcore, Congress, US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Angus King, Republican, Senator Dean Heller

Roll Call

Senators Blast NCAA, ESPN in Review of College Athletics

Rockefeller criticized ESPN at a hearing on the NCAA and student-athletes last week, saying the network was "undermining our commitment to education."

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Related Topix: Northwestern University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Claire McCaskill, Democrat, Florida State University

Sun Jul 13, 2014

NAFCU

More lawmakers write NCUA with RBC concerns

July 14, 2014 - Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., is one of the latest lawmakers to write NCUA Board Chairman Debbie Matz expressing concerns with the agency's proposed risk-based capital rule.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Kenny Marchant

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