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21 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

Texas Could Get Millions for "Active Shooter" Training

A law enforcement training center based at Texas State University in San Marcos may receive $15 million in federal money to support programs that train officers how to handle situations like the recent Fort Hood shooting.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas State University, Fort Hood, TX

Wed Apr 09, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

House panel refers ex-IRS official to Justice Dept

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Dave Camp , R-Mich., left, and the committee's ranking member, Rep. Sander Levin, D-Mich., exchange words on Capitol hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, during a disagreement over procedure as the panel debates whether IRS official Lois Lerner's refusal to testify to Congress deserves criminal ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sander Levin, Tax, Charles Rangel

WebCPA

Congressional Tax Writers Clash on Paying to Extend U.S. Corporate Breaks

The top lawmakers on the House Ways and Means Committee disagreed over whether extending tax breaks for research and international finance operations should be offset to prevent the U.S. budget deficit from growing.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sander Levin

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Center for American Progress

Texas, Where Are the Judges?

Then-Senate candidate Ted Cruz , right, and Sen. John Cornyn listen to a question from reporters outside a polling station in Dallas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat, Texas, Barack Obama, Prison

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Free Republic

Texas Overtakes California, Leads Nation In Tech Exports

Surpassing California for the first time, Texas is leading the nation in technology-related exports, according to a new report.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Michael McCaul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas, Computers, Dell

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Burnt Orange Report

Lloyd Doggett Scores Victory for Domestic Abuse Survivors with IRS

The Health Insurance Marketplace is Open! If you need insurance or want to explore options, visit healthcare.gov .

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Related Topix: Tax, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Liberal Political News

ThinkProgress

Survivors Of Domestic Violence Now Have Better Access To Obamacare Benefits

Survivors of domestic violence who are living separately from an abusive spouse will now be able to claim tax credits to help them afford an Obamacare plan, thanks to new rules being developed by the federal government.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Treasury, Liberal Political News

The Burlington Free Press

From politics to pulpit

The Rev. Mara Dowdall's journey to the church at the top of Church Street began, in some ways, on Capitol Hill.

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Burlington, VT, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Montpelier, VT, Wedding

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Fox News

Critical part of ObamaCare website still not fixed

Even as the Obama administration struggles to deal with the approaching end of open enrollment for health care exchanges, one critical part of the website has yet to be fixed.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Conservative Political News

Breitbart.com

...Latinos Widely Reject

Democrats are becoming vocal about growing concerns over the lack of Latino enrollment in Obamacare healthcare exchanges as the deadline to sign up nears.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Health Insurance, Health

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Gold for executives, contempt for taxpayers

Jamie Dimon took high heat over his 74% mega-raise, but he's not at fault. The blame goes to a 1993 boondoggle for bigwigs-a boondoggle that's cost taxpayers by the billions ever since.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, US House of Representatives, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Carl Levin

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Latinos being left behind in health care overhaul

This screenshot made Nov. 26, 2013, shows the Department of Health and Human Services' web page for the Spanish language version HealthCare.gov.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Medicare, George Bush, US House of Representatives, Democrat

National Public Radio

Latinos Being Left Behind In Health Care Overhaul

Hispanics account for about one-third of the nation's uninsured, but they seem to be staying on the on the sidelines as the White House races to meet a goal of 6 million sign-ups by March 31. Latinos are "not at the table," says Jane Delgado, president of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, a nonpartisan advocacy network.

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Related Topix: US News, Health, Medicare, George Bush, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Medicaid

Sat Mar 22, 2014

The Baltimore Chronicle

Gold for Executives, Contempt for Taxpayers

Twenty years on, after three presidencies and six Administrations, Section 162 stands as a classic example of good intentions leading to bad endings.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Jack Reed, US House of Representatives

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