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8 hrs ago | National Journal

Why Every Member of Congress Gets a Monthly Porn Delivery

Larry Flynt has sent a monthly copy of Hustler to every congressional office for the last 30 years, and members of Congress can't stop it.

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

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Cash fuels early three-way duel to replace Matheson

Three candidates, three separate strategies and a whole lot of money. The latest campaign finance reports, which were due Monday, show some big differences between the most prominent people vying to replace Rep. Jim Matheson in Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

ABA commends U.S. reps for introducing food-labeling act

The American Bakers Association , Washington, commends Reps. Mike Pompeo , G.K. Butterfield , Marsha Blackburn , Jim Matheson and Ed Whitfield for introducing the bipartisan Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act to establish a federal labeling standard for food and beverage products made with genetically modified organisms .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, Democrat, Ed Whitfield, Food and Drug Administration

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Deseret News

Some big GOP names coming to Utah

Utahns will get a chance to see some big names in the GOP, including potential presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, later this month at the Western Republican Leadership Conference .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Utah, Utah Government, Senator Ted Cruz

Agri Marketing

Farm Bureau Issues Statement On Federal GMO Labeling Act

FARM BUREAU ISSUES STATEMENT ON FEDERAL GMO LABELING ACT Apr. 10, 2014 Source: American Farm Bureau Federation news release "As the nation's largest general farm organization, the American Farm Bureau represents farmers and ranchers who use every type of agricultural production system to provide the safest food possible both here in the U.S. and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, Democrat, Ed Whitfield, Healthcare Law, Law

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah's delegation could land prime power spots

Sen. Orrin Hatch could be a few heartbeats from the presidency and gain that Finance Committee chairmanship he touted in his last election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Rob Bishop, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Senator Mike Lee, Democrat, Orrin Hatch

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Daily Kos

4 Democrats Join House GOP to Vote for Magic....I Mean Dynamic Scoring

Dynamic scoring of tax cuts lets policymakers account for the greater economic activity potentially spurred by these cuts, thereby reducing the cuts' overall costs.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat, Steve Israel, Mike McIntyre, Sheila Jackson-Lee

News Max

Lawmakers Challenge DoJ's Lifting of Online Gambling Ban

Congressional lawmakers have reignited a heated debate over online gambling with a proposal that would restore a ban that existed before the Justice Department's 2011 reinterpretation of an older law.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Senator Mike Lee, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Democrat

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Roll Call

Next Utah Races to Watch Are for Senate

There is growing evidence that Utah will return in the next two campaign cycles as a site of Senate campaign action, as it was in 2010 and 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Representative Chris Stewart, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Jason Chaffetz, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Deseret News

Johnson withdraws from 4th District congressional race

Republican Jennifer Johnson, a member of the State Board of Education, said Monday she is withdrawing as a candidate for the 4th District congressional seat.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

The Breitbart News Network announced today it's bringing in former Washington Examiner reporter Charlie Spiering as the newest edition of the Breitbart News political team led by Washington Editor Jonathan Strong .

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Related Topix: Media, Television, FOX News Network, Oklahoma, US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sun Mar 30, 2014

WHAS11

Redistricting in Utah makes it tough for Democrats

Utah's seven-term Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Matheson has brushed aside speculation that his decision to retire from Congress this year was spurred by fear he would lose his seat to a tough GOP challenger.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, University of Utah

Thu Mar 27, 2014

KSL-TV

Rep. Chaffetz looks to ban online gambling

A bill introduced Wednesday in Congress would prohibit online gambling and reverse an Obama administration decision that opened the door for states to explore Internet gaming.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mike Lee, Lindsey Graham

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utahns unveil federal bill against online gambling

Washington a Nearly all forms of Internet gambling would be illegal under legislation proposed by a group of bipartisan members of Congress - including Utah Sen. Mike Lee and Reps.

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Related Topix: Utah, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Senator Mike Lee, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Washington Post

NRCC promotes 17 candidates to 'Contender' status

The National Republican Congressional Committee announced Wednesday that it is promoting 17 U.S. House candidates to "Contender" status, the second tier of its "Young Guns" program to help top House challengers and open seat candidates.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Greg Walden, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ron Barber, Democrat, Representative Brad Schneider, Representative Ami Bera

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Dabakis resigns as top Dem

Jim Dabakis, who took joy in tormenting Utah's majority Republicans with his verbal barbs and cocky attitude, resigned as chairman of the Utah Democratic Party unexpectedly Monday, citing undisclosed health issues.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sundance Film Festival, Wedding

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Deming Headlight

Editorial: Congressman should not be a block to wilderness

It's another report among many on the lack of congressional action on important issues, and it's coming from a left-leaning organization.

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Related Topix: US News, Washington, UT, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rob Bishop, US Senate, Senator Mike Lee, Democrat, Washington County, UT, Opinion

Roll Call

Democratic National Committee Promotes 4 Women

Maureen Yglesias Garde is the new deputy political director of State Party Programs and counselor to the CEO.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ralph Hall, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Bishop's chance

It's another report among many on the lack of congressional action on important issues, and it's coming from a left-leaning organization.

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Related Topix: Utah, US News, Washington, UT, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rob Bishop, US Senate, Senator Mike Lee, Democrat, Opinion

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

And they're off - candidates file for Utah elections

Charles Stormont is taking an unusual path for career advancement - filing this week to unseat his boss, current Attorney General Sean Reyes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rob Bishop, Democrat, Utah, Wedding

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