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6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

NM, Arizona senators on wildfire tour

U.S. Sens. Jeff Flake and Martin Heinrich are planning to visit Arizona and New Mexico to discuss forest restoration and wildfire preparedness.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Wildfire, Fire, Natural Disasters, Senator Martin Heinrich, Reserve, NM

Sat Apr 19, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

News Minute: Here is the latest Arizona news from The Associated Press

A gun thought to have been carried by Wyatt Earp during the famous O.K. Corral shootout in Tombstone has sold at auction for $225,000.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Jeff Flake, Scottsdale, AZ, Tucson, AZ

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Washington Times

Congressional committees probing Arizona's VA care

U.S. Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake say congressional committees are investigating allegations that up to 40 Arizona veterans died while awaiting medical appointments.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Life, Veteran Affairs

KFYI-AM Phoenix

McCain, Flake Visit Phoenix VA Hospital

Arizona U.S. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake spent Friday morning visiting with officials from the Veterans Administration Hospital in Phoenix, where there have been reports that as many as 40 veterans have died recently due to delays in getting medical care, and that the VA was keeping two sets of books to cover up how long the wait to see a ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Phoenix, AZ

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Press conference on VA allegations

U.S. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake will hold a press conference today to discuss recent reports of mismanagement and neglect in the Phoenix VA Health Care System.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain

Thu Apr 17, 2014

New Times SLO

Shredder

I don't like to talk about national politics - not because I'm writing for a local newspaper, not because I feel it's above my pay grade or interest level, but because it's beneath me.

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Related Topix: Sex Scandal, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, US House of Representatives, Lisa Murkowski

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

Feds targeting Arizona construction sector over what they call lax safety guidelines

Arizona's guidelines for protecting residential construction workers from dangerous falls on the job site are under intense scrutiny by the federal government.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, OSHA

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Breitbart.com

Video: Al Franken Plays With Traffic Cone Boobs

Since his narrow election to the Senate in 2009, Sen. Al Franken has labored to create a new image for himself as a studious wonk.

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Related Topix: Al Franken, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jon Kyl, Senator Jeff Flake

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Breitbart.com

Video: Al Franken Plays With Traffic Cone Boobs

Since his narrow election to the Senate in 2009, Sen. Al Franken has labored to create a new image for himself as a studious wonk.

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Related Topix: Al Franken, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jon Kyl, Senator Jeff Flake

Thu Apr 10, 2014

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Deaths at VA Hospital May Be Tied to Delayed Care

Arizona's two US Senators are calling for a Congressional investigation, including hearings, on claims that dozens of patients at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Phoenix may have died due to not getting medical care in a timely manner.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Phoenix, AZ

Turnto10.com

Senate committee orders review of 'Cuban Twitter'

US Agency for International Development Administrator Rajiv Shah, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, before a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on "U.S. WASHINGTON - The Senate Foreign Relations Committee asked the U.S. Agency for International Development on Thursday to turn over all records about the Obama ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, Twitter, Cellphones, Robert Menendez, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Huffington Post

Senate Democrats' Committee Outraises GOP Rivals

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee on Wednesday said it raised $8.1 million in March, bringing its total for the year to $21.4 million.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Joe Biden, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Senator Chris Murphy

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Politico

GOP not fazed by paycheck vote

Republicans working to improve their image among women aren't worried about suffering a political backlash if they follow through with plans to block the Paycheck Fairness Act.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Senator Chuck Schumer, John Thune, US House of Representatives

Phoenix New Times

Arizona's Safest Cities: Florence, Gilbert, and More

No surprise here: Phoenix isn't exactly one of the safest cities in Arizona. Read on to find the 10 safest cities in Arizona, where you might die of boredom, but most likely not as a result of a violent crime: Violent Crimes Per 1,000: 1.29 Property Crimes Per 1,000: 18.80 Does it bother anyone else that Maricopa is in Pinal County, not Maricopa ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Arizona, Gilbert, AZ, Phoenix, AZ

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Washington Times

OSHA could take over Arizona division

Arizona's disdain for what many say is an all-too powerful federal government could grow if a disagreement over federal construction standards is not resolved.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Arizona, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Arizona Government, OSHA, Environmental Law, Law

Washington Examiner

Electric grid security gets renewed attention on Capitol Hill

Lawmakers are livid because of a FERC leak of sensitive information about vulnerabilities in the electric grid to the Wall Street Journal last month.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat, Senator Jeff Flake, Mary Landrieu

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Sentencing Law and Policy

"Law Enforcement Lobby Quietly Tries To Kill Sentencing Reform"

Several organizations representing state and local law enforcement are quietly trying to kill a bipartisan bill that would roll back tough mandatory sentences for people convicted of federal drug offenses under legislation passed during the height of America's drug war three decades ago.

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Related Topix: US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Senator Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, Prison

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Free Republic

How badly must Republicans lose for immigration reform to win?

Immigration reform looks to be dead. Again. With the 2014 midterms bearing down and House Republicans standing pat, activists who pushed hard to get a bill passed in this session of Congress are making valedictory speeches about their efforts and looking to the future.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Lamar Smith

Copper Basin News

Resolution Copper Project moving forward

During a recent community open house, last week Resolution Copper Project Director Andrew Taplin updated the public on the mining project.

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Related Topix: Superior, AZ, Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Huffington Post

Sentencing Set For Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez, Man Who Shot At White House

Prosecutors say Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez should spend 27 years in prison for the 2011 shooting.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, US News, US Politics, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

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