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Lockheed Martin gives contributions to F-35 supporters

In July, a group of researchers just days after the Senate approved more funding for test programming on the fighter jets, released how much money current members of Congress got in contributions from Lockheed Martin since 2001.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Peter Welch, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, Republican

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Kansas City InfoZine

Central American Governments Struggle to Resettle Children

U.S. government officials have repeatedly said most of the thousands of unaccompanied children arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, mostly from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, will be deported.

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Related Topix: Prison, Mexico, MO, Family, Kids, Non-Profit, US Military, US Air Force, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Aug 13, 2014

CE News

Robert Pence: Leading Through Evaluation

As the CEO and president of Freese and Nichols since 2002, he has used key tools to drive continuous improvement through direct and indirect assessments.

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Related Topix: US News, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Government Executive

Why Incumbents Shouldn't Feel Safe

Relatively few members of Congress have lost primaries this year, and so far, no senators have.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Lee Terry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Harold Rogers, US Senate, Pat Roberts

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Money heading to U.S. House races

Members of Congress may have abysmal approval ratings right now, but they're continuing to rake in big contributions from North Texas supporters.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Roger Williams, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas, Tarrant County, TX

Fri Aug 08, 2014

CNN

Phl president receives US lawmakers

PHILIPPINE President Benigno Aquino III received members of a US congressional delegation during a courtesy call in MalacaA ang Palace on Friday.

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

Thu Aug 07, 2014

National Journal

Why Incumbents Shouldn't Feel Safe

Relatively few members of Congress have lost primaries this year, and so far, no senators have.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Lee Terry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Harold Rogers, US Senate, Pat Roberts

Wed Aug 06, 2014

PanArmenian Network

U.S. Congress warns Erdogan against harsh rhetoric

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Congressional Caucus on U.S.-Turkey Relations and Turkish Americans has warned Prime Minister Recep Tayyip ErdoAYan in a letter that his recent rhetoric is increasingly damaging Turkish-American relations and that it is becoming harder to defend Turkey's interests in Washington, Today's Zaman reports.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Wexler, Representative Steve Cohen, Ed Whitfield, Republican, Virginia Foxx

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Roll Call

Freshman Democrat Invites Speaker to Southwest Border

President Barack Obama isn't the only high-profile politician who hasn't felt a need to visit the U.S.-Mexico border yet.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Pete Gallego, Democrat, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, Roll Call

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Fox News

Pelosi confronts GOP congressman in rancorous House debate

A heated debate over the southern border crisis late Friday led to a rancorous confrontation on the floor of the House between House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pa.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Tom Marino, Immigration Reform, Ted Poe

Fri Aug 01, 2014

ABC News

US Republicans pass migrant crackdown to speed up deportations

Republicans in the United States House of Representatives have voted to crack down on Central American migrants, including unaccompanied children, who are flooding to the border with Mexico.

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

Breitbart.com

Sessions Backs Border Bill?

Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions isn't saying either way whether he's backing the new House immigration bill, but a hill source tells Breitbart News that he's "very encouraged" by what's happened thus far on Friday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Steve Scalise

The Weekly Standard

Congressman: Jeff Sessions Swayed 'Half Dozen or So'...

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Senator Ted Cruz, US House of Representatives, Representative Mo Brooks

Free Republic

GOP to try again on border

House Republicans will try again on Friday to pass legislation responding to the wave of child immigrants crossing the border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, John Mica, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Louie Gohmert

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Ohio.com

House Republicans delay recess

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Related Topix: US News, Representative John Fleming, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Eric Cantor, John Boehner

The Olympian

Immigration issue produces congressional disarray

Minutes from a vote on legislation to deal with the immigration surge on the U.S.-Mexico border, and hours from scheduled adjournment for the summer, a conservative revolt left the speaker with no choice but to pull his border bill from the floor.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative John Fleming, Jeff Sessions

Hot Air

House GOP abandons border crisis bill, can't find 218 votes; Update: One more try?

Boehner offered to schedule a vote on Ted Cruz's anti-DACA bill if House conservatives agreed to pass his bill first.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Roll Call

House Won't Vote on Border Supplemental Today, Leaders Blame Obama

House GOP leaders ditched their plans to vote on a border supplemental today after failing to secure the votes to pass it.

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

Wed Jul 30, 2014

US News & World Report

GOP Border Crisis Bill Would Erase Environmental Protections

A $659 million package to deal with an influx of migrant children also would allow the Border Patrol to build on federal lands.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mission, TX, Rob Bishop

Daily Texan

Congress inaction worsens border crisis

The clock is ticking for United States congress members, who have less than 42 hours to curb the surge in unaccompanied Central American minors entering the U.S. illegally or risk de facto surrender to a host of potential executive orders.

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

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