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Mitt Romney's new starring role
Mitt Romney is weighing in on competitive Republican primary for a GOP held House seat in California -- the latest sign that the 2012 Republican presidential nominee plans to play an influential role in helping to shape the future of his party.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Pentagon deploying troops to thwart RussiaPentagon deploying troops...
The Pentagon is sending about 600 troops to Eastern Europe in response to Russia's incursion into Ukraine, Rear Adm.
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Out Of Clout: Some States Brace For D.C. Power Outage
When the next Congress is sworn in, Iowa's congressional delegation will be unusually green.
Victorville Daily Press
Changing of the guard
If you were surprised to learn, via Sunday's Daily Press, that the High Desert's political leanings favor the GOP, you must be new Republicans have sent their choice of elected officials to the California Assembly and Senate and the United States House of Representatives for as long as we've been here, which is approaching 36 years.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Respect the law and stop playing politics with immigration
Herman Bottcher got around. Born in Landsberg, Germany , he immigrated to Australia with his uncle.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
The Heritage Foundation
Under current law, lawful permanent residents are eligible to volunteer to serve in the United States military.
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.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
'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."
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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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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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.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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.
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.
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.