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Friday Jul 25 | Public Power

July 28, 2014 - Senate bill would provide liability protection for...

Senators Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo., introduced a bill, The Grid Reliability Act of 2014, that would prevent suits or fines against utilities for violations of environmental laws or regulations when utilities are ordered by the Department of Energy to generate power to maintain electric reliability.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Roy Blunt, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Roy Blunt, Claire McCaskill, Democrat, Department of Energy, Representative Pete Olson

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Hill

Internet rules stir passionate debate

The Federal Communications Commission is being bombarded with passionate calls for a wholesale change to the way the Internet is regulated.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US News, US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Roll Call

Mullen: Shale Oil Only Marginal Reprieve for Global Security

Mullen at a congressional hearing 2011, when he was still Joint Chiefs chairman.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Roll Call

CDC Chief Pledges to Improve Safety After Biohazard Lapses

A recent incident during which staff at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was potentially exposed to anthrax is part of a larger pattern of "an insufficient culture of safety," Director Thomas R. Frieden told a panel of House lawmakers Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US News, Agriculture, Science, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tim Murphy, Diana DeGette, Democrat

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Hill

Overnight Energy: Manchin Ex-Im coal provision sparks Dem infighting

SHOTS FIRED: Sen. Joe Manchin's push to roll back restrictions on financing overseas coal plants is not playing well with some of his fellow Democrats.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican

Alabama Live

Bachus' support of Interent regulation would hurt innovation: guest opinion

It's known as the "nuclear option" on Wall Street because it would so thoroughly obliterate private investment in broadband companies that it would be something like total destruction.

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

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Hill

Perry: Border historically less secure

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday the southern border is less secure today than at any time during the recent past.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Michael McCaul, Republican, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Immigration Reform

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Jen Arnold of 'The Little Couple' promotes ACE Kids Act on CNN

On June 28, 2014, Dr. Jen Arnold , who stars with her husband, businessman Bill Klein, on TLC's reality TV series The Little Couple ,' joined CNN 's Sanjay Gupta via satellite to express her support for the ACE Kids Act in Washington, D.C. The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 , which is being sponsored by Representatives Joe Barton ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Little Couple, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, Joe Barton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kathy Castor, Anna Eshoo, Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler

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