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Belleville News Democrat
Shimkus seeks investigation of federal disaster funds
Republican U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Collinsville is seeking an investigation into millions in federal funds that Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's administration used for an anti-violence program.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Thu Jul 24, 2014
ADEQ: Focus on modernization, private-sector practices boosts efficiency
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality Director Henry Darwin testifies to a House committee on efficiency of regulators.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Members of Congress call for Putin to halt intervention in Ukraine
Temporarily setting aside the usual partisan sniping, lawmakers in Congress turned their sights Friday on Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling on Moscow to end the separatist conflict in the aftermath of the Malaysian jetliner disaster.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
'Modern-day slavery': Human trafficking for labor and sex is local issue
It was a Chinese buffet restaurant in southeast Missouri, and from the outside, no one would know there was anything illegal or wrong about it.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
GOP pushes delay of Internet power transfer
House Republicans are pushing the Senate to delay the Obama administration's plan for relinquishing America's oversight role over the Internet.
Tom Kacich: PACs prominent in Davis campaign fund
U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, continues to rely more on political action committees than individual donors to finance his election campaign, his latest disclosure report shows.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
DCCC Tops NRCC in Second Quarter Fundraising
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee topped its Republican counterpart by $1.3 million in June fundraising and $5.6 million in the second quarter overall, according to figures released Tuesday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Lincolnland Agri-Energy Celebrates 10 Years
In this Ethanol Report, Advanced Ethanol Council executive director Brooke Coleman discusses a new CBO report on the Renewable Fuel Standard and EPA's delay issuing a final rule for 2014 RFS volume obligations.
NRCC Tasks Members With Collecting Conference Dues
National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden announced the names of his top lieutenants in the push for member dues ahead of the fall midterms, according to an internal conference email obtained by CQ Roll Call.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
House rejects bids to abandon nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain
Rep. Dina Titus offered two amendments to the fiscal 2015 Energy-Water appropriations bill to block the potential facility.