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5 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

Alan Grayson, Joe Garcia Targeted by NRCC

Looking to expand the GOP's majority in the U.S. House, the National Republican Congressional Committee hoped to trip up two Florida Democrats by attacking them on ethics.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Garcia, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Alan Grayson, Representative David Rivera, Republican

Wed Aug 20, 2014

ConWebBlog

MRC Doesn't Fact-Check, Tries To Create Scandal Where None Exists

A new report suggested that liberal billionaire Tom Steyer's hedge fund profited from a $1 billion San Francisco light rail project pushed by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Daily Kos

Red to blue lunch with Nancy Pelosi and the CA Candidates

My friend Paul Song, Executive Chairman of the Courage Campaign , sent me an invitation to a fund raiser at his home.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bakersfield, CA, Modesto, CA

The Hill

Dems blast McConnell 'shutdown' talk

In a series of statements and fundraising emails, Democrats said McConnell's statements in a news interview suggest he'd threaten to shut down the government by demanding that the White House accept restrictions on its policies in exchange for legislation funding the government.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, Harry Reid, US Senate

Battle Creek Enquirer

Letter: Democrats helped mislead on Iraq War narrative

You say the president's cohorts, i.e. Cheney, Rice, Rove, and Ramsey swore there were WMDs, but you conveniently leave out that the British, French, German,and other intelligence agencies also said Iraq possessed WMDs.

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

Daily Kos

Reforming the program that has militarized police will be an uphill fight

The Nebraska State Patrol Light Armored Vehicle LAV 150. It's one of the military items that Rep. Hank Johnson has proposed to prohibit the Pentagon from passing along to local and state police.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson, Ferguson, MO, Representative Alan Grayson

Lucianne.com

The Rise of Progressive Oligarchy

In what might have appeared to be a minor political event a few weeks back, Nancy Pelosi called congressman Tom Marino "insignificant" and "inconsequential" in a debate on the House floor.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Republican, Representative Tom Marino

PanArmenian Network

Publisher: former U.S. House majority leader gets top hypocrite prize

PanARMENIAN.Net - Washington has long-suffered from unethical politicians, but the prize for the top hypocrite on an Armenian issue goes to former Cong.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, California, Turkey, World News, Middle East

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mother Jones

Don't Like the War in Iraq? Blame Congress.

President Obama has no plans to ask Congress for authority under the War Powers Act to take military action in Iraq.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Bob Corker

Examiner.com

A most frivolous lawsuit

That legal question will be answered at some point after the U.S. House voted 225 to 201 on July 30 to authorize Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama for delaying for one year implementation of the employer mandate under the Affordable Care Act to provide employee health care coverage.

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

Roll Call

Peterson's Greatest Challenge Yet, but GOP Still Looks to 2016

Minnesota Democrats think Rep. Collin C. Peterson is nearly unbeatable in the 7th District.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Collin Peterson, Representative Rick Nolan, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Eyes on 2016? Clinton goes to Iowa next month

Hospital officials say a woman who unknowingly drank iced tea laced with an industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant is starting to recover.

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa, Life, Beef, Food, Meat

Washington Examiner

Give to Democrats, profit from earmarks: The Tom Steyer Story

Beltway Confidential,Opinion,Timothy P. Carney,California,2014 Elections,Nancy Pelosi,Campaigns,Earmarks,Budgets and Deficits,San Francisco,Tom Steyer Pfizer, one of the largest companies in the one of America's most profitable industries, just built a $100 million research facility there.

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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

News Max

Celebrities Fund Midterm Elections for Democrats

Hollywood is one of the primary places on which Democrat candidates rely to garner endorsements, organize fundraisers, and secure the much-needed donations that have become the lifeblood of political campaigns.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, US News, Lois Capps, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Timothy Bishop, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate

Switched

Why Congress Is Reluctant To Stop The Military Toys Flowing To Local Cops

House lawmakers overwhelmingly voted in June to block legislation by Rep. Alan Grayson that would have stopped the program, which funnels surplus military weapons to police departments at no charge.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Alan Grayson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Riot, Emanuel Cleaver, Representative Andre Carson

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Media Notes Congressional Failure to Demilitarize Police, and Reason is Proud to Lead the Way

Members of Congress had a recent chance to demilitarize policing-and Ferguson, Missouri's own member of Congress, Rep. Lacy Clay , is among the majority of both Democrats and Republicans who turned up their noses at the opportunity.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Lacy Clay, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ferguson, MO, Steny Hoyer, Eric Cantor, Republican

Politico

Clinton making 1st Iowa trip since '08

Hillary and Bill Clinton will be featured guests at retiring Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin's annual steak fry, marking her return to the Hawkeye State for the first time since her failed 2008 presidential campaign, sources familiar with the event said.

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Hillary Clinton

Los Angeles Times

Sen. Elizabeth Warren - Democrat, liberal, go-to fundraiser

Sen. Elizabeth Warren , left, raised $339,000 over two days in Kentucky for Alison Lundergan Grimes, right, in her effort to unseat Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, the Senate minority leader.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, A Fighting Chance, Books, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Jeff Merkley, Republican, Mitch McConnell

Sun Aug 17, 2014

SFGate

S.F. parking fee plan for disabled goes nowhere

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate

Examiner.com

Wild-eyed Nancy's influence over Obama sparks illegal amnesty rumor

President Barack Obama will set aside his golf clubs Monday to climb aboard Air Force One and try playing president for a day in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Democrat

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