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23 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Hard fought campaign for 26th Congressional District

Two years ago, then-Assemblywoman Julia Brownley pulled off the unthinkable in her bid for Congress from the 26th District.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Julia Brownley, Democrat, Republican, 2012 Presidential Election, US Military, US Navy, Barack Obama

Friday | Politico

Cornerstone to help Bayer's bee problem - Hack retires from GD,...

CORNERSTONE TO HELP BAYER'S BEE PROBLEM: Bayer Corporation has signed Cornerstone Government Affairs to help "pollinator health and habitat promotion" after a growing campaign, which includes reports from the European Union, has accused the chemical company of causing large-scale harm to the bee population with its pesticides.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Bayer HealthCare, Chemicals, World News, Germany, Medicine, Nutrition, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise

Friday | ThinkProgress

Florida House Republican: 'Only' Way To Citizenship May Be Through Military

The U.S. House may take up immigration legislation with a very limited pathway to citizenship for some undocumented immigrants, Rep. Dennis Ross said during a public forum event on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Representative Jeff Denham, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mo Brooks, Representative Dennis Ross

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Politico

Administration close to approving nonlethal military aid - Poland...

MORE SANCTIONS AND NONLETHAL AID ARE COMING BUT WHAT ABOUT TROOPS? Secretary of State John Kerry is in Geneva today to meet with his Russian counterpart to talk about Ukraine, but already administration officials are predicting more sanctions, not any kind of breakthrough, reports POLITICO's Edward Isaac-Dovere.

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Related Topix: US News, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eliot Engel, Democrat

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Breitbart.com

Facing Heat On Immigration, Cantor Takes Aggressive Posture With Obama

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor sought to distance himself from entreaties by President Obama to pass amnesty through the House, blasting Obama in a statement to the press about a phone call the two shared this afternoon on immigration.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Denham, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

The Heritage Foundation

Issue Brief

Under current law, lawful permanent residents are eligible to volunteer to serve in the United States military.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Denham

The Hill

Q1 tallies show strong start for House GOP

The first fundraising quarter of 2014 is in the books, with many campaigns boosting their hauls from previous quarters.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Tom Latham, Iowa, Jim Gerlach

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Instapundit

'Litigious Weapon' Unchecked: GAO Finds No One's Keeping Tabs on Environmental Reviews

The Government Accountability Office found that sketchy data is being collected on lengthy and costly environmental reviews, with one administration critic saying the new report proves that the National Environmental Policy Act "has turned into a tool for delaying projects on federal lands."

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, Environment, Science, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rob Bishop, Doc Hastings, Fred Upton

Northern Michigan News

There was no cover up over Benghazi

It's interesting that some have become so fixated over an alleged government cover-up/conspiracy regarding the attack on our embassy in Benghazi, Libya.

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Related Topix: Travel, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Us Marines

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Breitbart.com

Cantor Officially Backs Amnesty For DREAMers Who Enlist

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor officially endorsed granting amnesty to illegal alien DREAMers if they enlist in the U.S. Military in comments a high-ranking operative who works for him made to Breitbart News.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Representative Jeff Denham, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

U.S. stocks fell, with the Nasdaq Composite Index sinking the most since 2011, as technology shares resumed a selloff on concern valuations are too high.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Denham, Eric Cantor

New Hampshire Public Radio -

What's The Right Size For The U.S. Army?

With the U.S. military out of Iraq and winding down in Afghanistan, the U.S. Army, which peaked with a force of around 570,000 a few years ago, was supposed to drop to around 490,000 troops.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Army, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Navy, US Air Force

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Politico

McKeon: 'Obstacles' with immigration

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Buck McKeon signaled Thursday that a fellow California Republican will face "some obstacles" to include an immigration measure in this year's defense authorization bill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Jeff Denham, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Steve King, Representative Mo Brooks, Bob Goodlatte

The San Diego Union-Tribune

California lawmakers propose alternative to Obamacare

With the White House's recent announcement that it is delaying the Obamacare employer health insurance mandate for yet another year and effectively delaying the individual mandate for two more years, the administration continues to demonstrate its intention to selectively decide which laws it wants to enforce and execute, and those it does not.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Doug LaMalfa, US News, Representative John Campbell, Representative Jeff Denham, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom McClintock, Darrell Issa

Lucianne.com

Cantor s Pledge At Center Of SecretiveImmigration Push, Chairman Says

House Armed Services Committee chairman Rep. Buck McKeon said that a promise Majority Leader Eric Cantor made last year is a major force behind the push to grant amnesty to illegal alien DREAMers who enlist in the military.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Representative Jeff Denham

Reuters

Top U.S. lawmaker: intelligence top priority in defense bill

The chairman of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee said on Thursday that intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities would be top priorities as the panel puts together this year's massive defense policy bill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Military, US Air Force, US Navy

The Nation

Nuclear Safety Should Never Be a Bargaining Chip

Thankfully, US-Russia cooperation on nuclear security will continue - for now. Since 1993, the US has spent $1.6 billion on Cooperative Threat Reduction , a program designed to increase safety and security at nuclear and chemical-weapons facilities of former Cold War antagonists.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, Michael Turner, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Liberal Political News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Daily Beast

Dem Urges Obama On Ukraine IntelBy Eli Lake

Republicans are not alone in urging President Obama to share intelligence with Ukraine on Russian troop movements.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Adam Schiff, Democrat, Republican, Michael Turner

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Voice of America

Some US Lawmakers Call for Military Assistance, Advice to Ukraine

In the U.S. House of Representatives, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Buck Mckeon, and Representative Mike Turner introduced new legislation condemning Russian aggression in Ukraine and calling on the Obama administration to take more decisive action.

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

Fri Apr 04, 2014

National Review Online

Sunshine Is the Best Disinfectant

Following on my posts and a Breitbart story , the House Republican leadership plan to embed an amnesty in the defense authorization bill has fallen apart.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Representative Mo Brooks, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, US Military, US Air Force

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