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3 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

Area lawmakers fill large war chests

Heading into the fall campaign season, members of Congress from northwest Ohio have large campaign war chests compared with their opponents.

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Related Topix: Representative Jim Jordan, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marcy Kaptur, Democrat, Ohio, Representative Tim Walberg

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Editorial: Can open primaries save the world?

Recently, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., suggested that the California-style top-two primary can save the country, or at least its political system.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom McClintock, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Opinion

Fox News

New House Whip vows to stay in Washington until Congress has immigration plan

Rep. Steve Scalise, the incoming House Majority Whip, said Sunday the he will to stay in Washington until Congress agrees to an emergency spending plan for the border-immigration crisis, but declined to say whether he will cancel the lower chamber's August recess.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Tea Party, Pete Sessions, 2012 Presidential Election

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Pam's House Blend

Chickens Coming Home to Roost in Kansas

Scene: A phone rings in the governor's office in Topeka. Not the official phone on the desk, but the cell phone in the governor's pocket .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Kansas, Tea Party, US House of Representatives

Crooks and Liars

Freshman GOP Rep Confuses U.S. Government Officials For Indian Officials

Freshman Rep. Curt Clawson tried to question two American government officials as if they were representatives of the Indian government, though both had already been introduced by their respective titles at the start of the hearing.

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Related Topix: Scott Brown, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Detroit News

Other writers, on the death penalty, gridlock, and the Constitution

Did the winner-take-all primary system cost House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor his job? Lauren Galik in Reason : Another state, another botched execution carried out with secret new drugs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Death Penalty, Drink, Cocktails, Oklahoma, Opinion

NOLA.com

On the Hill: No pay raise for Steve Scalise and Gov. Jindal backs candidate shunned by Chris Christie

Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 19, 2014, after the House Republican Conference elected him to be the new House majority whip.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Chris Christie, US Governors, Bobby Jindal, John Boehner

NBC Chicago

NJ Gov. Christie to Stump for Rauner in Chicago

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks about party factions after Rep. Eric Cantor's primary loss, and Jimmy talks about the governor's own political headlines, including the bridge scandal.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat Quinn

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Free Republic

Nancy Pelosi on Border: ‘Use This Crisis’ to Pass ...

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi wants Democrats to 'use this crisis' on the border to pass comprehensive immigration legislation - just as immigration hawks fear they'll do.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Republican

New York Sun

Prospect of GOP Senate Ignites Plan by Schumer To Sideline the Parties

Senator Schumer's plan for open primaries, issued in the New York Times this week, reminds me of how I became a Republican.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, Charles Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Publishing, Media, New Times

The Wall Street Journal

Meet the Guy Behind 'Draft Brian Schweitzer' PAC

So what would compel someone to launch a super PAC devoted to drafting a presidential candidate who was widely seen as torpedoing his potential bid with a single disastrous interview? "I'm a fan of Brian Schweitzer ," said Pat Perugino , who described himself as a 23-year-old Connecticut political consultant.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Brian Schweitzer, US News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate, Democrat

NewsOne

With Voting Rights, We Must Have A Seat At The Table

The National Action Network recently wrapped up our Legislative and Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. During the two-day conference, we discussed issues like jobs and the economy, technology, immigration reform, education, environmental issues, the My Brother's Keeper Initiative, and most importantly, voting rights.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Examiner.com

Despite 'outrage' the GOP has still not passed VA funding

Last April, members of Congress in both parties were "outraged" at disclosures that veterans waited for months to get an appointment at VA medical facilities.

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

The Detroit News

Power of incumbency difficult to overcome

Congress is wildly unpopular. In fact, two-thirds of Americans want their House member booted.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Charles Rangel, Democrat, Barack Obama

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Townhall

They're Off

In the Georgia Republican runoff this week, David Perdue won the right to represent Republicans in the general election this fall.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nathan Deal, Georgia, Georgia Government, Non-Profit, Opinion

Roll Call

Montana Senate: A Real Race or Simply Manufactured Buzz?

Almost simultaneously, two different memos appeared from Democratic pollsters insisting the Montana Senate race has closed and the outcome of the contest is very much in doubt.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines, Jon Tester, Conrad Burns, US Senate, Democrat, Max Baucus

Sunherald.com

Republican Milne formally launches campaign

Milne addressed a crowd of about 80 of the Republican party faithful, including former Gov. Jim Douglas, Lt.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Peter Shumlin, Jim Douglas

The Hill

Ingraham: Retire Alexander like an 'old sweater'

Conservative talk-radio host Laura Ingraham urged a ballroom full of Tennessee conservatives on Tuesday night to retire Sen. Lamar Alexander like an "old sweater" that's gone out of style.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Tennessee Government, Immigration Reform, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election

Insurance Journal West

Big 'I' Group Names Cantor Ex-Aide Stewart to Capitol Hill Lobbying Team

Wyatt Stewart has joined the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America Capitol Hill team as director of federal government affairs.

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Denver, NC

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

The Obamacare woes continue as an Oklahoma man spent three agonizing months trying to cancel his health insurance plan.

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Related Topix: Eastlake (Seattle, WA), US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, W., Fashion, Oscar de la Renta, Designers, Laura Bush

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