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2 hrs ago | JD Supra

ML Strategies Energy and Environment Update: Week of 8/18/2014

Congress is in recess for the remainder of August, but when it returns for just over two weeks in September, much of the focus will turn to crafting a continuing resolution to keep the government open while senators and representatives continue to negotiate a budget.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lamar Smith

9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

John Boehner's problems with conservatives are just beginning

House headache: More than a dozen vocal conservatives are gunning to replace moderate or retiring House Republicans in November's midterm elections, and Reuters reports their arrival could mean more headaches for Speaker John Boehner .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Paul Ryan, Senator Rand Paul, Dick Cheney, Rick Perry, US Governors

16 hrs ago | Reuters

Boehner's troubles with House conservatives may only get worse

Glenn Grothman is a fiery conservative who wants to slash welfare programs and crack down on illegal immigrants who he says will "destroy" America.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thomas Petri, Healthcare Law, Law

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Column: An upending of reason in the House

WASHINGTON >> After conservatives brought down House Speaker John Boehner's bill to address the border crisis, the new House Republican leadership team issued a joint statement declaring that President Obama should fix the problem himself.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia Foxx, Immigration Reform, Eric Cantor, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Representative Steve Scalise

Government Executive

Paul Ryan Checks A Presidential Box With New Book

The odds are that Rep. Paul Ryan won't run for president in 2016 his kids are young, he has a fancy new job in the House waiting for him next year , and his congressional buddies just don't think he wants to do it .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Family, Kids, Immigration Reform, Mitt Romney

Roll Call

Pope Francis Hints at U.S. Visit, Address to Congress

Although the Vatican has not confirmed or denied any official travel plans, Pope Francis told reporters accompanying him on a flight home from South Korea that he's weighing U.S. stops in Washington, Philadelphia and New York City in 2015.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Pope Benedict XVI

Jewish World Review

Byron York:

I've been getting a lot of email from Democratic fundraisers lately. They seem very worried about November's elections.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Joe Biden

The Day

Use ballot box, not jury box, to settle policy disputes

Indicting a governor for using his veto power in a display of hardball politics is outrageous, even by over-the-top Texas standards.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Scott Walker, US Governors, Rick Perry, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Travis County, TX

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KOLO-TV Reno

"D-Minus": Reid Grades This Session Of Congress

Time is running out on this session of Congress and at the summer recess, the most powerful Democrat in the Senate already has given it a grade.

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

CBS Atlanta

House Democrats' campaign arm has $57M banked

Former Mayor Buddy Cianci's face beams from the label of his Mayor's Own Marinara Sauce, which also promises that sales are "Benefiting Providence School Children" and have helped hundreds of students... Former Mayor Buddy Cianci's face beams from the label of his Mayor's Own Marinara Sauce, which also promises that sales are "Benefiting Providence ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, James Jeffords, Republican, US House of Representatives

News Max

Boehner: Obama 'Not Prepared for the Job'

President Barack Obama was "not prepared for the job," House Speaker John Boehner told a North Dakota radio station over the weekend, blasting the president for his foreign and domestic policies.

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

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Religion News Service

Featured Video: a Hands upa for Ferguson

Members of Middle Collegiate Church in New York held a worship celebration on Sunday in which attendees held their hands up as a gesture to pray for "racial reconciliation throughout our country."

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WWLP

Photo Courtesy: MGNonline / Facebook / Speaker John Boehner

House Speaker John Boehner's fundraising skills put him in a class with few others.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Cramer, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Examiner.com

5 key points of GOP's immigration plan

Although it has taken nearly a year, the Republican Party finally has a plan for immigration reform.

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

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The State

US Rep. Tom Rice of SC is the man behind GOP's Obama lawsuit

U.S. Rep. Tom Rice, a Republican freshman from Myrtle Beach who championed the idea of a lawsuit before it was popular among House GOP leaders, has found himself outside the circle of Republicans who are captaining the effort.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Tom Rice, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Gowdy, Representative Mick Mulvaney, Barack Obama

ABC News

Boehner: $40 Million Fundraiser _ and Counting

House Speaker John Boehner's fundraising skills are in a class of their own, helping him raise more than $43 million for accounts under his direct control and helping to raise tens of millions more to help Republican allies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Cramer, Jack Dalrymple, US Governors

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Power Line

The Democrats Are Begging For Money

That's how important this is! We're getting massively outspent by Republican groups.

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

Bloomberg

Many Republicans Privately Support Action On Climate

Bloomberg BNA -- In stark contrast to their party's public stance on Capitol Hill, many Republicans privately acknowledge the scientific consensus that human activity is at least partially responsible for climate change and recognize the need to address the problem.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Lindsey Graham

TheBlaze.com

Dem bill: No high-caliber weapons, armored cars, stun grenades for police

Rep. Hank Johnson said Thursday he would soon introduce legislation that would ban the Defense Department from transferring military items like high-caliber automatic weapons, armored cars and other military-grade weapons to police agencies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson, Ferguson, MO, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Jay Nixon, US Governors

SFGate

No Tea Party aid for Ro Khanna

Various reports that the Tea Party Express might come to the aid of challenger Ro Khanna in his Dem-on-Dem challenge to seven-term incumbent Mike Honda in his Silicon Valley district were discounted this week by the man who set them going, former Rep. Ernie Konnyu , a Republican who represented the area for one term during the Reagan ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Eric Swalwell, Democrat

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