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14 hrs ago | Sun Journal

Cherry Point chapter advocates for new legislation

Members of Cherry Point Chapter No. 21 of the Federal Managers Association are being credited with helping initiate legislation that would provide leave for veterans in the workforce who have to attend medical appointments for their service-related injuries.

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Related Topix: Cherry-Point, NC, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Life, Veteran Affairs

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Boston Herald

Cashman: Dems bank on hypocrisy in fundraising

Check your spam email. U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is pushing for campaign finance reform and asking supporters to help put an end to billionaires like the Koch brothers swaying elections.

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Related Topix: Edward Markey, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Email Spam, Dianne Feinstein, US Senate, Representative Niki Tsongas, Hillary Clinton, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Reuters

Lawmakers slam Fed's crisis lending proposal

A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday urged the Federal Reserve to restrict its crisis lending programs for big banks, which were criticized as bailouts during the 2007-2009 meltdown.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Edward Markey, Michael Capuano, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich, David Vitter, Republican

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Boston Herald

Atkins: Mass. pols back prez ... but want to keep him in check

The Bay State delegation is backing the president's call launching fighter jets to hunt down ruthless ISIS rebels in Iraq, but they warned his power to act unilaterally only goes so far.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Kerry, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Edward Markey, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Iraq, World News, Opinion

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Hill

Bill would provide veterans with extra sick leave

Rep. Stephen Lynch has introduced legislation that would offer disabled veterans who serve as federal employees with extra time off to seek medical care.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Blake Farenthold, Republican, Elijah Cummings

Mon Aug 04, 2014

CBS Local

NightSide - Congressman Stephen Lynch Checks In

U.S. Congressman Stephen Lynch has just returned from a trip to Central America, where he met with local leaders to talk about the violence and crime that has been driving minors to cross the U.S. border illegally.

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Cincinnati.com

What does Thomas Massie know about 9/11?

U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky. on the Glenn Beck Program said there will be "anger, frustration and embarrassment" if a classified 28-pages of an What does Thomas Massie know about 9/11? U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Thomas Massie, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Walter Jones, Democrat

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Hill

House passes measure to boost federal agency website security

The House on Monday passed a bill to require federal agencies to ensure that their websites are secure from information security breaches.

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

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Nashoba Publishing Online

AG candidates stake out ground in debate over migrant children

The two Democratic candidates for attorney general have embraced Gov. Deval Patrick's plan to consider housing immigrant children in federal custody at military bases in Bourne or Chicopee, while the Republican seeking the top law enforcement office needs more information before making a decision.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News, Bourne, MA, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center held an opening ceremony for its new Quincy location at 275 Hancock Street on July 15. About 100 people attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception.

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Related Topix: Quincy, MA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Education Etc.

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Government Executive

House Panel Clears Bills in Hopes of Firing 'Incompetent' Execs, Record Manipulators

A House committee on Thursday advanced a measure that would make it easier for federal agencies to suspend or fire their senior executives, saying it would allow agencies to remove "incompetent" executives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Walberg, Darrell Issa, Democrat, Eleanor Holmes Norton

Reuters

Us Sec official defends Royal Bank of Scotland waiver to Congress

A top U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission official on Thursday defended his agency's decision to grant the Royal Bank of Scotland a regulatory waiver, saying the bank had already been punished in connection with Libor manipulation.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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