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Voice of America
Ukrainian Americans in W. Pennsylvania Reject Russian Aggression
As Ukrainians in Crimea prepare to vote on a on secession, Ukrainian Americans are publicly voicing concerns to members of Congress.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Ukrainians in Pittsburgh voice concerns to local lawmakers
MONITORS INTO CRIMEA. PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN SAYS RUSSIAN TROOPS ARE THERE FOR PROTECTION.
St. Petersburg Times
Rep. Murphy fined for 'minor' campaign violation
In last fall's whirlwind campaign leading to the special election for west Pasco's state House 36 seat, a mistake appeared on campaign ads for Democratic candidate Amanda Murphy.
Murphy to Support Ukrainian Aid Bill, Organizing Roundtable Discussion
More than 16,000 Russian troops have invaded and occupied a sovereign democratic nation when there is no evidence of terrorism, acts of violence, or subjugation of Russian people or any ethnic group in Crimea or in is undermining the peace, security, stability and aspirations of a democratic and western-leaning government.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
APNewsBreak: US Agency to Probe Health Exchanges
The investigative arm of Congress on Wednesday agreed to look into problems with state health exchange websites around the country.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
3 proposed changes to Medicare Part D you should know
Caren-Marie Bowman, left, a volunteer counselor helps Pauline Chasesign up for her Medicare Part D prescription plan in Concord, N.H. The Obama administration is proposing several changes to the Medicare drug program, also known as Part D. They range from new limits on the number of plans insurers could offer consumers to new rules about what drugs ... (more)
Sat Mar 01, 2014
After Newtown: Rep. Murphy proposes a different sort of remedy
America has a problem with guns - and some argue that the answer is more gun control.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Congressmen Issue Statements On Proposed EPA Standards
Count on Coal today released the following statements from Pennsylvania Congressmen Lou Barletta, Tom Marino, Tim Murphy, Keith Rothfus and Glenn "GT" Thompson, and regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's comment period on its proposed New Source Performance Standard.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
GOP probes Accenture's ObamaCare contract
Republican lawmakers are looking into the Obama administration's decision to hire Accenture to finish work on ObamaCare's troubled federal enrollment site.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Poteau Daily News & Sun
Democrats support teacher rally
Three area legislators - all former educators - joined other House Democrats Thursday to blast Republican lawmakers who Tuesday condemned public school teachers who plan to rally at the State Capitol next month.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Baker City Herald
Walden calls for federal investigation of Cover Oregon
Four members of the House, including Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, on Wednesday called upon the Government Accountability Office to investigate the handling of taxpayer funds by Cover Oregon, the state's troubled health care exchange.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
CO2 Capture Could Raise Wholesale Energy Price 80 Percent
Bloomberg BNA - Requiring the use of carbon capture and sequestration technologies at coal-fired power plants could increase the wholesale price of electricity between 70 percent and 80 percent, an Energy Department official said.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Raise the minimum wage
The question about the minimum wage needs to be addressed. I am a Republican who used to be a registered Democrat.
The Daily Caller
EPA 'clean coal' rule would increase power prices by '70 or 80 percent'
An Obama administration official has said that the new clean coal rules could increase electricity prices by as much as 80 percent.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Overnight Energy: Cruz adds to Gop onslaught against climate regs
THE OFFENSE: Sen. Ted Cruz announced a sweeping energy plan on Tuesday that puts President Obama's climate agenda in his crosshairs.