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2 hrs ago | The Hill

Brendan Buck throws elbows on K St.

The former spokesman for Speaker John Boehner has become the tip of the spear for health insurance companies, as they battle over the price of blockbuster drugs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Health Insurance, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare

6 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Granger calls for a compassionate but tough solutionsa to border crisis

Rep. Kay Granger of Fort Worth, who heads a Republican House of Representatives working group on the southern border crisis, offered recommendations Wednesday that she called "common-sense, compassionate but tough solutions" to deal with the surge of tens of thousands of unaccompanied children illegally entering the country.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Representative Lynn Jenkins, Fort Worth, TX, US Senate, John Cornyn

11 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

Boehner lauds doctor who saved lawmaker's baby

This July 23, 2013, file photo provided by the office of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., shows Herrera Beutler, left, is with her husband, Dan Beutler, and their baby, Abigail Rose Beutler, at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto, Calif.

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Related Topix: Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA

12 hrs ago | ABC News

Boehner Lauds Doctor Who Saved Lawmaker's Baby

A choked-up House Speaker John Boehner has interrupted a series of votes to praise a doctor who helped a congresswoman's infant survive a rare condition.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler

15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Cruz to House conservatives: Dona t fold on border crisis issue

Sen. Ted Cruz , a favorite of tea party activists, met with more than a dozen House Republicans for breakfast Wednesday morning and urged them to ratchet up their pressure on Democrats on measures to stem the current influx of migrant children at the southern border.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Steve King

19 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Obama fundraises for Dems; demands GOP cooperation

As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have "gone off the rails" and urging Democrats to get over their complacency and vote them out of office.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama

20 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Mulvaney seeks leadership position in the House

Mulvaney, running for a third term from South Carolina’s 5th District in the Upstate, said he agrees with the RSC’s goal of trying to push House Republicans further to the political right.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mick Mulvaney, Representative Steve Scalise, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

20 hrs ago | News Max

Boehner in Squeeze Between Ohio Exporters, Republican Ex-Im Foes

House Speaker John Boehner is getting pressure to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank from a lobby that's hard to ignore: manufacturers in and around his southwestern Ohio district that rely on the bank to finance overseas sales.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Jeb Hensarling, Speakers

22 hrs ago | GPB.org

The Challenge Of Keeping Tabs On The NSA's Secretive Work

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper , accompanied by FBI Director Robert Mueller and CIA Director John Brennan, testifies on Capitol Hill on March 12, 2013.

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Related Topix: James R. Clapper, Robert Mueller, US Politics, Richard Burr, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ron Wyden, Democrat

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit News

Judge orders PBGC to turn over documents in Delphi pension suit

A Republican senator on Tuesday praised a ruling by a federal judge that ordered the government's pension insurer to disclose more documents related to its decision to absorb the salaried pension plans at Delphi Corp in bankruptcy.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Automakers, Delphi, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Insurance, Pension Benefit Guaranty, Sherrod Brown, Democrat

Daily Kos

Ryan budget depends on Obamacare subsidies GOP wants courts to strike down

When two appeals courts issued conflicting rulings Tuesday on whether Obamacare's health insurance subsidies apply to the 34 states that chose to let the federal government run their exchanges, Republicans were quick to pounce on the one decision they liked.

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Related Topix: US News, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals

The Hill

Democrats, Republicans have a stark contrast in priorities

If you want a crystal clear illustration of what is at stake in this November's elections, look no further than what the two parties were up to Wednesday.

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

Silicon Alley Insider

Big Name NYC CEOs Urge Congress To Pass Terrorism Insurance Bill

Today, the CEOs of New York City's 200 leading companies - all members of the Partnership for New York City - sent an urgent letter to House Republican Leadership asking them "to quickly pass the Terrorism Risk Insurance Reauthorization Act ."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Charles Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Viacom, Media

Roll Call

Johnson: Ignoring Border Crisis Not an Option for Congress

Homeland Security Secretary Johnson says Congress can't ignore the administration's request for emergency funds on the border.

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

Cybercast News Service

Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

Senate Democrats on Tuesday circulated legislation to significantly cut President Barack Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the U.S. border with Mexico.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bernard Sanders

Switched

NCLR President Warns Republicans Will Lose White House If Attitude On Child Refugees Continues

Janet Murguia, president of the country's largest Latino advocacy group, has a formal warning for Republicans: Help the child refugees at the border and act on immigration reform, or say goodbye to the idea of winning the White House.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Prison, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Murrieta, CA, Phil Gingrey

ABC2 Maryland

Liberals lead the way on Super PAC donations

So far in 2014 the three largest donors to Super PACs are left leaning. It's a 180-degree shift from the politics of top donors only two years ago.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Roll Call

Chaffetz on Oversight: More Results, Less Confrontation

Chaffetz, R-Utah, would be among only a handful of House members who have earned a full chairmanship in less than five terms.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, John Mica, Michael Turner, Elijah Cummings, Democrat

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

2008 law unexpectedly at center of border debate

Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help her after surviving a harrowing journey to the U.S. That was the genesis of a law six years ago that is now at the center of an immigration crisis at the nation's Southern border.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Kids, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lindsey Graham, Robert Menendez

Mediaite.com

Colbert Asks Pelosi: 'Do You Have Naked Photos of John Boehner?'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has some major legislation she wants to get through Congress, but as Stephen Colbert pointed out last night, it's probably not going to be possible with Republicans standing in her way.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Democrat, Television

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