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2 hrs ago | FactCheck.org

A Sour Note From 'Every Voice'

Two new ads from a newly renamed liberal group attack Republican Rep. Mike Pompeo of Kansas with descriptions of favors he supposedly did for campaign donors.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Social Security, Personal Finance, Retirement, W.

6 hrs ago | National Review Online

House GOP Reaches Border Deal, but Holdouts Fear Bait-and-Switch

House Republicans are on the cusp of passing a border package that appeared dead Thursday afternoon, as Republican negotiators picked up votes by changing the asylum provisions in the bill and restoring the anti-DACA language preferred by Senator Ted Cruz and Representative Marsha Blackburn .

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Carter, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Robert Aderholt, Marsha Blackburn, Bob Goodlatte

11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

There are primaries on three days next week! Here are the top 10 races.

After a breather this Tuesday -- we live and breathe politics but admit it was nice to have a night off -- the campaign kicks back into full gear with a full slate of congressional and gubernatorial races in the next seven days.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Jerry Moran, Kansas

15 hrs ago | Voice For Liberty in Wichita

In Kansas fourth district, fundamental issues of governance arise

The contest in the Kansas fourth district is a choice between principle and political expediency, and between economic freedom and cronyism.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback, US Governors

19 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

Don't Be Fooled: GOP Wants ImpeachmentRepublicans keep ...

Republicans keep saying its Democrats that are obsessed with the I-word. But their candidates are making it clear to voters: We will move to impeach Obama.

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Related Topix: US News, Clinton, ME, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Todd Tiahrt, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Pat Roberts

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Editorial: Primary season more fury that fact

An unscheduled meeting of incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts and primary challenger Milton Wolf on Wednesday in Emporia served little purpose, other than to perhaps remind Kansans the primary election campaign is just about over.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Kansas, Todd Tiahrt, US House of Representatives, Opinion

The Capital-Journal

Kansas primary turnout projected to be 22 percent

The state's top election official estimated Thursday that 22 percent of registered voters in Kansas would participate in the upcoming primary election.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Kansas

The Hill

Comeback bid pushes Tiahrt left

How did a former congressman with a perfect score from several national conservative groups become one of their top targets? That's the question underlying former Rep. Todd Tiahrt's primary challenge against Rep. Mike Pompeo, which has drawn loud opposition from the Club for Growth and Americans for Prosperity, two groups that backed Tiahart in the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Jerry Moran, Sam Brownback

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Common Dreams

Spending Soars for Anti-GMO Label Lobbying

Food and biotechnology giants are accelerating their efforts to thwart legislation that mandates labels for food made with genetically modified ingredients, or GMOs, according to a new analysis by the Environmental Working Group released Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Voice For Liberty in Wichita

For Tiahrt, economic freedom is not a good thing, it seems

Kansas congressional candidate Todd Tiahrt has criticized Charles Koch and Americans for Prosperity, leading us to wonder if Tiahrt understands or embraces the principles of economic freedom and free markets.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Koch Industries, Energy, Oil & Gas

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Tiahrt: Job with contractor not related to defense work earmark

U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo's campaign says Todd Tiahrt accepted an executive position with a Colorado company as a reward for a 2006 earmark.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sam Brownback, US Senate, Pat Roberts, Wichita, KS

The Wall Street Journal

Club for Growth Attacks Todd Tiahrt After Giving Him 100% Score in 2010

In his last two years in Congress, Kansas Republican Todd Tiahrt voted with the Club for Growth position on legislation 90% of the time in 2009 and 100% of the time in 2010, but that's not enough to spare him the Club's wrath as he seeks to win back his old seat.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Jerry Moran, South Carolina

Roll Call

Ex-Congressman Tacks to Center in GOP Comeback Bid

Tiahrt dressed up as Wyatt Earp as a delegate at the 2012 Republican National Convention.

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Related Topix: Roll Call, Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Jerry Moran

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line

Where are the quality-of-life projects for the proposed city sales tax referendum? When will our city "get it"? Quality of life is critical to attracting and retaining jobs.

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Related Topix: US News, Wichita, KS, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat Roberts, Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line Extra

A government release says that fraud of 3.42 percent in the food stamp program is good, because it isn't larger.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Tiahrt, Family, Kids, Opinion

Politico

Pompeo primary opponent picks on GMO bill -- Another attack on...

Polls indicate Todd Tiahrt is trailing in his attempt to win back his seat as the representative for Kansas' 4th congressional district from fellow Republican Rep. Mike Pompeo, but he's hoping recent attacks on the three-term incumbent's federal GMO labeling bill might help him gain ground.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Nutrition, Food Science

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

'Two very different kinds of mindsets' come to fore in Pompeo, Tiahrt race

On a boiling afternoon in downtown Augusta, Mike Pompeo has finally rolled up the sleeves of his white dress shirt and loosened his tie as he visits stores and businesses along State Street.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Tiahrt, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Jerry Moran, Kansas, Stafford County, KS

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Poll: Roberts' wide lead narrows, Brownback still trailing

Kansas political campaigns punctuated Friday the work of firms conducting public opinion surveys designed to expose attitudes leading to the August primary election and set the stage for likely contests in November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Lynn Jenkins, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Tiahrt, Sam Brownback, Kansas, US Senate, Pat Roberts

McClatchy

In Kansas, candidates spar over NSA

Todd Tiahrt, Pompeo's challenger in the upcoming Republican primary for Kansas' 4th Congressional District, has seized on the incumbent's proximity to the controversy _ and his voting record _ to attack him.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Kansas, Republican, US House of Representatives, Patriot Act, University of Kansas

The Washington Post

Candidates arena t talking about Obamacare much a " so why wona t the ads go away?

During a primary forum in Wisconsin last week, four Republicans competed to prove they were the most conservative candidate in the 6th District.

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Related Topix: US News, Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, US Governors, Phil Bredesen, Healthcare Law, Law

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