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3 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Bipartisanship is alive and well, but not in the Obama White House

But there's evidence to the contrary as well. On two important issues, veterans ' health and job training, congressional Republicans and Democrats have, with little notice, reached constructive bipartisan agreements.

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Related Topix: US News, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Dave Camp, George Miller, Democrat

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Fibre2Fashion

NRF names two lawmakers as 'Legislators of the Year'

The National Retail Federation announced that Senator Mark Warner, D-Va. and Representative John Kline, R-Minn., have been recognized as NRF's Legislators of the Year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Warner

Star Tribune

GOP House Speaker John Boehner fundraises for himself in Minneapolis

Helping him bring in cash are Republican Reps. John Kline and Erik Paulsen -- both considered safe in their re-elects this fall.

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Related Topix: Representative Erik Paulsen, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Rick Nolan, Democrat, Collin Peterson, Minnesota

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Switched

John Boehner Leans On 'Worst Pop Singer Ever' For Talking Points On Jobs

House Speaker John Boehner speaks before signing the bipartisan legislation Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act at the U.S. Capitol July 11, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat, George Miller

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Beast

Why This Congressman Killed the GI BillBy Aaron Glantz

Legislation designed to prevent for-profit colleges from gaming the federal aid system and exploiting veterans died within 15 minutes of being introduced earlier this month.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, University of Phoenix, Susan Davis, Democrat, Representative Mark Takano, Life, Veteran Affairs

Wed Jul 23, 2014

NBC Los Angeles

Bill Seeks to Help Fight Child Sex Trafficking

A bill that would help improve the reporting and response to victims of child trafficking was debated amongst congressman Wednesday in Washington D.C. Lolita Lopez reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Karen Bass, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Los Angeles County, CA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

How does a bill become law in Washington? Follow Joe Heck's case study

It doesn't always work that easily in 2014's hyper-partisan, election-preoccupied Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Boulder City, NV, Henderson, NV

Mon Jul 21, 2014

JD Supra

Congress Considers Multiple Proposals in Advance of Higher Education Act Reauthorization

Recently, there have been a number of bills issued and proposals made as the U.S. Congress begins the process of reauthorizing of the Higher Education Act .

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Related Topix: US News, Tom Harkin, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia Foxx, Representative Mike Kelly, Representative Larry Bucshon

Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBS Local

Talking Points: Russian Aggression & The MH17 Tragedy

On Wednesday of last week, President Barack Obama announced economic sanctions to punish Russia for supplying arms to the rebels in Ukraine.

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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Star Tribune

Export bank battle worries Minnesota businesses

For the past 20 years, Fluidyne Engineering Corp. has depended on financial guarantees from the U.S. Export-Import Bank to stay in business.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Erik Paulsen, Betty McCollum, Democrat, Senator Al Franken, US Senate, Amy Klobuchar

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Time

Compromise Disrupts the Daily Vitriol in Washington, D.C.

Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner reacts after signing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act with Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Congressman George Miller, Republican Congressman John Kline, Republican Congresswoman Virginia Foxx, and Democratic Congressman Ruben Hinojosa in the Speaker's Conference Room ... (more)

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

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota congressional candidates pick up the pace on fundraising

The stockpiles in two competitive Minnesota congressional races are growing as both the Democratic incumbents and their Republican challengers pick up their fundraising pace.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Erik Paulsen, Representative Rick Nolan, Betty McCollum, Democrat, Collin Peterson

Mon Jul 14, 2014

City Pages

U.S. Rep. John Kline makes it to final four of Bill Maher's #FlipADistrict Contest

Earlier this year, HBO's Bill Maher launched a new website known as " Flip A District ," where viewers could ponder the worst U.S. representative.

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

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Workforce training to get an upgrade under bill heading for Obamaa s signature

Speaker John Boehner signs the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act , July 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: Virginia Foxx, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Ruben Hinojosa, North Carolina Government, North Carolina

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota inspires U.S. revamp of job training

David Schaenzer, 25, went to prison in 2007 for three felonies. While incarcerated, Schaenzer, who had always been interested in welding and working with his hands, heard through a local job-training program that a few nearby manufacturers needed workers.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Prison, Senator Al Franken, US Senate, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Examiner.com

APSCU Ally Finds a Spot on Bill Maher's #FlipADistrict

Rep. John Kline is one of 16 members of the House of Representatives that could possibly be targeted by Bill Maher's Flip a District campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alcee Hastings, Democrat

Wed Jul 09, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Officials Hope Multiemployer Pension Changes Will Be Enacted This Year

A committee of industry and labor officials, including many in construction, is hopeful a new report from the federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. will prompt Congress to shore up weakening multi-employer pension plans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Miller

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

White House education initiative calls for good teachers at all schools - including poorest

The White House said it's another example of acting without Congress because lawmakers can't move forward.

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Related Topix: US News, Family, Kids, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Star Tribune

Third District hopeful fights to raise cash - and her profile

The former Hennepin County DFL Party chairwoman is facing off against U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen, a well-funded Republican with a nearly 70-1 cash advantage.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Erik Paulsen, 2012 Presidential Election, Representative Rick Nolan, Democrat, Collin Peterson

Tri-cityherald.com

College presidents say no to unions for athletes

In this April 25, 2014, file photo, Northwestern football players walk between their locker room and McGaw Hall, where voting is taking place on the student athlete union question in Evanston, Ill.

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Related Topix: Evanston, IL, Northwestern University, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

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