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Friday Aug 22 | Sunshine State News

GOP Candidates Square Off in Panhandle Stronghold

With state Rep. Jimmy Patronis, R-Panama City, leaving office this fall due to term limits, six candidates have lined up to represent his Northwest Florida district.

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Related Topix: US News, Panama City, FL, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bay County, FL, US Military, US Air Force, Tyndall Air Force Base

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Kos

This is the least legitimate, least productive, least liked congress of all time

The 113th Congress is redefining congressional dysfunction, and is likely to go down as the least productive, least legitimate, least liked and most partisan in a-hundred-and-fifty-years.

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Related Topix: US News, Tom Latham, US Politics, Representative Jon Runyan, Jim Gerlach, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Alabama Live

Alabama Democratic Party nominates BSC professor Mark Lester in 6th congressional district

The state Democratic Executive Committee today nominated Birmingham-Southern College history professor Mark Lester as the party's candidate in the 6th Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Birmingham-Southern College, Southern College, Eric Cantor

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Alabama Live

Mark Lester to run as Democrat in 6th Congressional District as state ...

Mark Lester, a Homewood resident and a Birmingham-Southern College professor, will toss his hat into the ring in the 6th Congressional District race.

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Related Topix: US News, Homewood, AL, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Alabama Live

Biking to save a life: Ride4Gabe comes to a finish in Battleship Memorial Park

MOBILE, Alabama -- Nine-year-old Gabe Griffin of Birmingham rode triumphantly into Battleship Memorial Park on Thursday afternoon, towed by his father Scott Griffin and attended by cyclists Michael Staley and Wes Bates.

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Related Topix: Mobile, AL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Birmingham, AL, University of South Alabama

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Alabama Live

Cross-country bike riders fight back against Duchenne muscular dystrophy

A cross-country bicycle ride to raise money for research on Duchenne muscular dystrophy stopped at the State Capitol today.

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Related Topix: Shelby County, AL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Vestavia Hills, AL, Harpersville, AL

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Alabama Live

Ride4Gabe cyclists thank Alabama during homestretch of cross-country trip to raise awareness for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

At 6:45 a.m. in the parking lot of the Gardendale Civic Center, Michael Staley is glad to be back in Alabama and entering the final leg of a cross-country bicycling trek to benefit 9-year-old Gabe Griffin, a Shelby County boy who suffers from a rare form of muscular dystrophy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alabama, Shelby County, AL, Genetics, Medicine, Robert Bentley, US Governors

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Alabama Live

Lifting a lasting first impression: Renovated Birmingham airport matches image of city on...

"Our town" is on the move, but flying into Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport didn't always give that impression, U.S. Rep. Spencer Bachus said.

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Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Vestavia Hills, AL, Federal Aviation Administration

Alabama Live

Gary Palmer responds after Democratic challenger drops out of 6th District race

Republican Gary Palmer, a candidate for Alabama's 6th Congressional district , responded to news Thursday that he is now without a Democratic party challenger following the withdrawal of Avery Vise from the race.

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

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Daily World

Rep. Brooks: GOP is part of 'a war on whites'

Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., left, and Rep. Spencer Bachus, R-Ala., right, emerge from the Capitol office of House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, as the scheduled vote on his debt plan bill is delayed in Washington, Thursday night, July 28, 2011.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mo Brooks, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Susan Brooks, John Boehner

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Alabama Live

Hey, cyclists, join the Ride4Gabe caravan as it travels through Alabama

Michael Staley takes a photo with others who are part of the cross-country cycling trip as they enter Tennessee recently.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alabama, Birmingham, AL, Shelby County, AL, Mobile, AL

Alabama Live

Poll shows majority of Americans disapprove of their own member of Congress. What about you?

For the first time a new poll is showing that a majority of Americans no longer think their member of Congress is doing a good job For the first time in the poll's quarter century, a majority of Americans say they disapprove of the job performance of their own member of Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mo Brooks, Richard Shelby, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Free Republic

After Delay, House GOP Plans Second Try on Border Bills

House Republican leaders are hoping to take a second whack at passing an emergency border-funding package, after they suddenly backed off a planned vote Thursday afternoon amid discontent within their own ranks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Justin Amash, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Representative Steve Scalise

Switched

House Republicans Vow To Stay In Washington Until They Vote On Border Funding

After canceling a vote on funding to address the border crisis because not enough House Republicans supported it, GOP members were scrambling for a new solution so they don't go home to face constituents with nothing.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Republican, US House of Representatives, Washington, Washington Government, Representative Mo Brooks, Jeff Sessions, US Senate

Daily Journal

Congress races to finish VA, highway bills

Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break with no agreement in sight on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants flocking illegally to the United States.

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Related Topix: US News, Strategic Defense Initiative, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate

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