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1 hr ago | The Skanner

House Democrats Have Cash Advantage But Little Chance of Winning Seats

PHOTO: House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., joined by Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., left, and Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, R-Mich., criticizes the efforts of Republicans to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law, ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, Republican, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Healthcare Law, Law, Barack Obama

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

Analysis: Congress can still do deals when it must

This April 1, 2014 file photo shows Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., the ranking member of the House Energy and Committee Committee, speaking on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, George Miller, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat, Dave Camp, Republican, Tom Harkin, US Senate

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Daily Republic

Today in History: Aug. 15, 2014

On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal officially opened as the SS Ancon crossed the just-completed waterway between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, George Bush, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jim Webb, Democrat, US House of Representatives

The Daily Record

Celebrity odds and ends

Susan Schneider, Robin Williams' wife, released the following statement Thursday announcing her husband had early stages of Parkinson's disease: "Robin spent so much of his life helping others.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, New York, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Albany Times Union

Today's

JULY 26: Actor Ben Affleck attends the Warner Bros. Pictures panel and presentation during Comic-Con International 2014 at San Diego Convention Center on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Willie Nelson, Country, Stephen Breyer, The Doobie Brothers, Pop/Rock

Sun Aug 10, 2014

680News

LA woman punched on video by California Highway patrolman thought she would die

Marlene Pinnock said she thought she was going to die as a California Highway Patrol officer straddled her, repeatedly punching her head, on the side of a Los Angeles freeway.

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

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Washington Post

Commerce IG places two officials on leave after call for firings

The Commerce Department inspector general's office has removed two officials who allegedly threatened subordinates with negative performance reviews if they did not sign gag agreements before moving to new jobs.

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

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Right Wing News

Democrat Support for Amnesty Threatens Their Most Loyal Voters

He said: "You put them first, and they put you last - 'cause you're a chump. A political chump! Anytime you throw your weight behind a political party that controls two-thirds of the government, and that Party can't keep the promise that it made to you during election time, and you are dumb enough to walk around continuing to identify yourself with ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Marcia Fudge, Illegal Immigration

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

Will Export-Import Bank Get an August Rebound?

Rep. Patrick McHenry said Monday that the Export-Import Bank should be reauthorized because of its support for U.S. jobs, the latest sign of GOP backing for an agency caught in a political tug-of-war.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Darrell Issa, Democrat, Jeb Hensarling

The Hill

Lawmakers push FCC for diversity in merger deals

Dozens of lawmakers are pushing the Federal Communications Commission to make sure that multibillion-dollar media mergers include measures to boost opportunities for women and minorities.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Thu Jul 31, 2014

NAFCU

Waters warns of RBC 'unintended consequences'

Aug. 1, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Maxine Waters, D-Calif., encouraged NCUA Board Chairman Debbie Matz to consider the adverse effects of the proposed risk-based capital rule on credit unions, reminding her in a letter that credit unions have "consistently met their members' credit needs for generations."

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Wichita Eagle

Gallery: Congress races to finish VA, highway bills

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio walks to the House chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014, for final votes as Congress rushes for the doors and a five-week summer recess.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kerry Bentivolio, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Washington Post

Wall Street Facing New U.S. Scrutiny of Derivatives-Rule Tactic

Wall Street banks face heightened scrutiny from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission over their latest tactic to escape U.S. trading rules for overseas derivatives.

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Related Topix: Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Stanley, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Business News

Journalgazette.net

GOP-led House ready to OK lawsuit against Obama

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., listens to comments by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., as she and fellow Democrats criticize the efforts of Republicans to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law, Wednesday ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, Ohio

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Tax Foundation

29 Members of Congress Ask California to Boost Film Tax Credits

A bill to do so, AB 1839, has passed the state Assembly and is pending in the Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative John Garamendi, Anna Eshoo, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Zoe Lofgren, Democrat, Representative Jerry McNerney

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NAFCU

urges RBC amendment at panel mark-up

July 28, 2014 - In a letter today to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, and Ranking Member Maxine Waters, D-Calif., NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler urged the committee to support a risk-based capital amendment to H.R. 4042, the "Community Bank Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, US Politics, Democrat, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer

Business Journal

Heald College owner accused of deceptive ads in recruitment push amid collapse

Corinthian Colleges Inc., the owner of dozens of U.S. higher-education campuses like Heald College, continues to recruit more students, some say deceptively, as the company is waist deep in financial troubles that could close all its campuses unless it finds a buyer, Mercury News reported .

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Related Topix: Corinthian Colleges, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Black Voice News

Los Angeles Gets Spotlight in Videotaped Highway Police Beating of Black Woman

By Charlene Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call LOS ANGELES - There is no sound but you almost hear the thud of blows landing on a Black woman pinned to the ground by a bulky California Highway Patrolman.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Karen Bass, Life, Self Defense

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Heald, other Corinthian-owned colleges continue to recruit students as company closes

"How could your life change? You'll never know unless you call Everest now," ends one TV spot for Corinthian-owned Everest College that aired as recently as Tuesday during the Jerry Springer show.

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Related Topix: Hayward, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, California

Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Max

This Is a Bank That Deserves a Run

Just as the Internet grants eternal life to bad humor, the federal government bestows eternity on bad ideas.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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