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Friday Jul 25 | Fire Dog Lake

FDL Exclusive: DOJ Says Smarter Sentencing Act Would Save Taxpayers $24 Billion

Previous estimates said the SSA would save taxpayers $3 billion over 10 years but the new memo more than doubles that at $7.4 billion The Department of Justice has responded to a Freedom of Information Act request from FDL News for documents estimating the costs that the federal government will not have to incur if the Smarter Sentencing Act of ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, ACLU, US Politics, US Senate, Richard Durbin, Democrat, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, US House of Representatives, Drugs

Friday Jul 25 | Bloomberg

House Republicans Offer Less Than $1 Billion for Border

House Republicans plan to vote next week on a bill providing less than $1 billion of the $3.7 billion President Barack Obama requested to address an influx of children at the U.S.-Mexico border, three lawmakers said.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Representative Kristi Noem, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mick Mulvaney

Thu Jul 24, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

Compassionate Conservatism Gets A Reboot

The ex-VP candidate has been touring the country has he formulates an anti-poverty plan Republicans can get behind.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate, Senator Mike Lee

Tue Jul 22, 2014

OpenSecrets

Ante Up for the Party

Incoming House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, left, walks with incoming Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Capitol Hill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Eric Cantor, Representative Marlin Stutzman, Representative Peter Roskam

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Deposed Cantor Gave Most To Raul

A look through 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador's latest campaign finance report turns up an a bit of irony: Labrador's biggest donation - $5,000 for the reporting period and $10,000 for the election cycle to date came from the Every Republican is Crucial PAC ERIC-PAC, the PAC operated by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Eric Cantor

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

GOP Incumbents Have Huge $$$ Edge

Former Idaho Democratic Congressman Richard Stallings reports raising just over 1 percent of the campaign war chest accumulated by eight-term incumbent 2nd District Republican Rep. Mike Simpson.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jim Risch

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Voice of America

US Lawmakers Clash Over the Fate of Children Crossing the Border

U.S. lawmakers are clashing over whether Congress needs to make changes to a law signed in 2008 to protect child victims of sex-trafficking.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, US Senate, John Cornyn

US News & World Report

Conservatives Recognize Danger of Impeaching Obama

Even some of the ideological puritans in the House of Representatives usually aligned with the far-right fringe of the party want to stop talking about impeachment altogether.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Duncan, Joe Barton, John Boehner

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Raul: No One Wants President Biden

Conservative Congress members said during a luncheon Tuesday that there's no chance they will take up Sarah Palin 's call to impeach President Obama , with one joking that "nobody wants a President Joe Biden ."

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Sarah Palin, US Politics, Joe Biden, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Jul 12, 2014

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Lawmakers, Border Agents Call for Deportations of 'Obama's Kids'

During the Sunday morning news shows, a number of Republicans and advocates for legal immigration called on The President Barack Obama to deport the children - and adults hiding among them - as they amass at the Texas border and that deportation should to take place immediately.

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Related Topix: Kids, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration, Prison, Drugs

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Labrador introduces bill to transfer 31 acres of BLM land to Idaho County for gun range

Idaho 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador announced today that he's introduced legislation that would transfer 31 acres of federal Bureau of Land Management property in Idaho County to the county for use as a gun range.

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Related Topix: Idaho County, ID, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Riggins, ID

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Lawmakers, Border agents call for deportations of 'Obama's kids'

During the Sunday morning news shows, a number of Republicans and advocates for legal immigration called on The President Barack Obama to deport the children -- and adults hiding among them -- as they amass at the Texas border and that deportation should to take place immediately.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television, Illegal Immigration, Prison, Drugs

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Company plans logging as Idaho land swap stalls

Western Pacific Timber Co. has worked with the U.S. Forest Service on the Lochsa Land Exchange for several years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jim Risch, Mike Crapo, Idaho County, ID

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Free Republic

Hume: Obama 'for Better or for Worse' is Following Law on Border Crisis

During his Monday commentary segment on Fox News Channel's 'Special Report,' network senior political analyst Brit Hume argued the blame for the so-called humanitarian crisis at the southern border isn't President Barack Obama and his administration's fault.

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

Daily Pundit

Scamnesty Graham Flip-Flops On a Dime, Says "Send Them Back"

Addressing the ongoing immigration crisis involving tens of thousands of undocumented women and children who have crossed the U.S.-Mexico border, Republican Congressman Raul Labrador said Sunday that what this administration needs to do is clear: "deport these families, these children."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Conservative Political News

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Bloomberg

U.S. to Turn Illegal Migrants Around Faster, Johnson Says

A boy on the Mexican side of the U.S.-Mexico border fence peers into Arizona, on April 1, 2014.

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

News Max

Rep. Raul Labrador: 'Immediate' Deportations Essential

Children and families gathering at the U.S.-Mexico border should be immediately sent back to to their native countries, Idaho Rep. Raul Labrador said Sunday, as they are creating a crisis that will end up only harming the migrant children.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Prison, Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television

The Daily Caller

Rep. Labrador Tells David Gregory 'Meet The Press' Is...

Idaho Republican Rep. Raul Labrador got into a testy exchange on Sunday's "Meet the Press" with host David Gregory over the issue of immigration reform and what to do with the thousands of unaccompanied children who have come to the U.S. illegally from Central America.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

Mediaite.com

Gregory Challenges GOP Rep. over Border Crisis: Didn't You Block Immigration Reform?

Meet the Press host David Gregory challenged Representative Raul Labrador on the GOP's role in the border crisis, arguing that the House GOP had stymied immigration reform, while the law allowing minors from Central America that plays a role in the crisis was passed under George W. Bush .

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, George Bush, Television

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daily Kos

Sunday Talk: It sucks to be uterus

Meet The Press : Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson ; Rep. Raul Labrador ; Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair ; This Week : Texas Gov. Rick Perry ; Bishop Mark Seitz ; U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske ; : Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile , Matt Bai , Republican Strategist Matthew Dowd and Former House ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Rick Perry, US Governors, El Paso, TX, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Darrell Issa, US Senate, Senator John Barrasso

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