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Wednesday Aug 13 | The Star

Letter: End the Export-Import Bank

A column in the Aiken Standard on Aug. 6 asserted that the Export-Import Bank is necessary for the U.S. nuclear industry to be competitive, and for success of the South Carolina economy.

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Related Topix: Aiken, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nuclear Energy

Wednesday Aug 13 | The Hill

Race takes center stage

The killing by police of an unarmed black teenager in a St. Louis suburb has put race at the forefront of the political debate, just months before the midterm elections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mo Brooks, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, James Clyburn, Democrat, Eric Holder

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Star

Marine Corps League to donate to Wounded Warrior project

The local Marine Corps League will continue its efforts to help veterans by donating a check for $1,500 to the Augusta-Aiken Warrior Project this afternoon.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, Aiken, SC, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Lexington County Chronicle

Local communities in the top 10

Movoto Real Estate Blog has announced that two Lexington County Communities are in the top 10 most exciting places to live in South Carolina.

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Related Topix: Lexington County, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, South Carolina, Myrtle Beach, SC

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Will Pelosi apologize to Marino for calling him a 'liar' -- twice?

In what was described as "an unusual breach of decorum," ABC News reported Friday, former Democratic House Majority Speaker Nancy Pelosi took such offense to comments made by South Carolina GOP lawmaker Tom Marino during a debate on the border funding bill that she "chased" him "across the House floor, wagging her finger, calling him a "liar" - ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Marino, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama, David Vitter, US Senate

The Aiken Standard

SRNL could benefit from House bill

The Savannah River National Lab could stand to benefit from a bill passed in the U.S. House that, if passed by the Senate, would make for easier access for public-private partnerships to conduct research and bring new ideas to the lab.

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Related Topix: Representative Randy Hultgren, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Aiken, SC

Stars and Stripes

Disabled Army veteran blasts care received at Augusta VA

Ronald Sharp still has flashbacks to the 28 combat explosions he endured in Afghanistan, but he said the nightmare that haunts him most is the treatment he received at the Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

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Related Topix: Gastroenterology, Medicine, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Life, Veteran Affairs

Fri Aug 01, 2014

KIRO-TV Seattle

House GOP weighs tough new immigration bills

Members Congress clinb the steps of the House of Representatives for final votes, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Prison, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Representative Michele Bachmann

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Letter: Wilson an embarrassing politician

On July 24, U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., held a telephone town meeting with carefully screened questions.

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

Lucianne.com

Migrant children and unanswered questions

When protests began across South Carolina in response to the thousands of migrants that have flooded the U.S.-Mexico border, state officials said there was nothing to worry about.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, Representative Mick Mulvaney, Lindsey Graham

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Boeing 787-10s to be built in S.C.

Boeing showed off its new 787-9 Dreamliner earlier this month. Boeing plans to make this new aircraft exclusively in South Carolina.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, South Carolina, North Charleston, SC

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Post and Courier

South Carolina's congressmen request answers from feds on undocumented children

The Republican members of South Carolina's congressional delegation sent a letter to the secretaries of Homeland Security, and Health and Human Services, requesting additional information concerning undocumented children being housed in South Carolina.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Tom Rice, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Scott, Representative Trey Gowdy, South Carolina, Representative Mick Mulvaney

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Moniz: MOX searching for funding streams, hints are 'cold stand-by'

Staff photo by Derrek Asberry Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, right, said the Savannah River Site's MOX program would need sustainable funding to continue construction.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Scott, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Aiken, SC, Nikki Haley, US Governors

WRDW-TV Augusta

Leaders say they have funding to continue MOX project

Legislators say they have come up with the money to make sure the MOX project at Savannah River Site continues to move forward.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lindsey Graham, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Post and Courier

S.C. congressmen concerned about painkiller prescriptions at VA hospitals

Some of South Carolina's conservative congressional leaders are worried that VA hospitals in Charleston, Columbia and Augusta have become some of the largest "pill mills" in the country.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, Representative Mick Mulvaney, Representative Tom Rice

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