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Middle Eastern Investment In Florida Port Rekindles Security Infrastructure Debate
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Marine congressman says police don't need military vehicles in Missouri
Rep. Duncan Hunter asked the Defense Department Wednesday to conduct its own review of the program that sends surplus military equipment to police departments, saying the Pentagon should see if there are categories of weapons that should no longer be transferred.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Join the discussion: Have local police become too militarized?
A law enforcement officer watches Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, as tear gas is fired to disperse a crowd protesting the shooting of teenager Michael Brown last Saturday in Ferguson, Mo.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
ELECTION 2014: Inland congressional races a referendum on 2012 results
Democrats gained ground in 2012 by capturing an open seat and ousting a veteran Republican incumbent.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
HOH: Congressional Bucket Brigade Swells
At the rate things are going, every single congressional lawmaker may very will get roped into the #IceBucketChallenge before the end of the summer.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Watch Rep. Martha Roby take the ice bucket challenge for a good cause
Rep. Martha Roby put herself in the hot seat - make that the cold seat - Monday when she took part in what's known as the "ice bucket challenge," to raise money for those with ALS.
"The death of Nathaniel Dennis raised great concern over those who...
The State Department "did nothing" to help the case of an American citizen who died in Liberia amid Ebola hysteria, unable either to get the treatment he needed or to leave the country, according to an aid worker on the ground.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Open thread for night owls: ALEC's Jefferson Project seeks an Article V constitutional convention
The United States could be on the verge of calling its first constitutional convention since 1787, and the American Legislative Exchange Council, or "ALEC," has been working behind the scenes to make it happen, including through its new lobbying arm, the Jeffersonian Project.
Border Bill: Gop criticizes Raul Ruiz for not voting
Republicans including Rep. Raul Ruiz's opponent are chiding the Palm Desert Democrat for not voting on GOP-backed legislation aimed at solving the immigration crisis at the border.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Jailed Marine Andrew Tahmooressi back in Mexican court
On Day No. 127 of imprisonment, Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi entered a federal court in Tijuana to face four border officials who were involved in his March 31 arrest on weapons charges.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Daily Democrat
Garamendi bill to support maritime industry
On Wednesday, Garamendi, a ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure's Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee, introduced H.R. 5270, the Growing American Shipping Act.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Fears of terrorism could delay Port Canaveral project
IT'S NOT CLEAR IF THE CRIMES ARE RECORDED. NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE. A HUGE PROJECT TO BRING JOBS AND BUSINESS TO PORT CANAVERAL IS ALSO BRINGING FEARS OF TERRORISM.
Alaska Journal of Commerce
Icebreakers top US Arctic needs during House testimony
The challenges behind melding the Arctic needs of the State of Alaska and federal agencies were exemplified during a July 23 House subcommittee meeting.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Growing American Shipping Bill Introduced by Garamendi
Congressman John Garamendi , Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure's Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee, informs ot the introduction of H.R. 5270, the 'Growing American Shipping Act', to strengthen the U.S. maritime industry.
Rep. Hunter Calls for Probe Into UAE Deal to Run Port Canaveral
Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter wants the Obama administration to investigate a Middle East-based company that has just signed a long-term contract to manage a leading U.S. port.
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The cost of health insurance for individuals skyrocketed this year in California, with some paying almost twice what they did last year, the stateA s insurance commissioner said.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Middle Eastern firm's deal tomanage U.S. cargo portraises security concerns
For the first time in U.S. history, a Middle Eastern-based firm is poised to manage a strategic U.S. port on Florida's Atlantic coast, rekindling national security concerns inside Congress.
Legislation to make insurance easier for recreational boating industry passes House
Legislation passed on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by the U.S. House of Representatives will bring a rare benefit to improve insurance coverage at lower cost to companies and their workers in the recreational boating industry.
Anchorage Daily News
AK Beat: Congress skeptical of Coast Guard's polar icebreaker plans
Coast Guard icebreaker plans get skeptical audience in Congress: How important is the Arctic to the U.S. Coast Guard? Some Republican lawmakers expressed their doubts in a House subcommittee meeting last week, reports naval publication Seapower Magazine .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Questions Remain About U.S. Intel and Airline Warnings Before MH17 Downing
In the weeks before Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine, U.S. intelligence agencies were tracking a steady buildup of heavy weapons in the region, including tanks and rocket launchers flowing across the border from Russia and into the hands of Moscow-backed separatists.