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15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Democrats fear free speech because they fear the grassroots

Recently, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a joint resolution offered by Sen. Tom Udall proposing a new amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Harry Reid, Senator Ted Cruz

Sun Jul 20, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Feds Gave $1.9 Million Bonus to Nuclear Waste Contractor for...

The contractor that operates the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico received a $1.9 million bonus earlier this year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Carlsbad, NM, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Kos

Discuss

It almost feels like a bad dream at this point, but 2009 and 2010 were dark times to be a Democrat.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Jeff Merkley, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate

Business Journal

Chevron mine workers to meet with Udall

The company made the announcement last month and said the last day of work for the mine workers will be Aug. 2. The molybdenum mine has been in production in Questa for nearly a century.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chevron Corporation, Energy, Oil & Gas, Questa, NM

Washington Times

New Mexico senators push for new state VA director

New Mexico's two senators are urging Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson to hire a permanent director for Albuquerque's VA hospital.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Business Journal

Udall displeased with vote on health care bill

Sen. Tom Udall said he will continue to press for ways aimed at voiding the Supreme Court's ruling in the Hobby Lobby case.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Harry Reid, New Mexico

Pacific Daily News

Dems seek to trump Constitution

It came as no surprise when, last June, Tom Udall and 44 other senators, all Democrats with two Independents, proposed a campaign finance amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Jul 16, 2014

UnionLeader.com

20140716-Day after IRS began targeting conservatives at urging of...

IRS union-member employees financed anti-Tea Party candidates, while they, in their official positions blocked, audited, or intimidated Tea Party and conservative groups and were urged to do so in letters from Senate Demats Chuck Schumer , Tom Udall , Al Franken , Max Baucus , Michael Bennet , Sheldon Whitehouse , Jeff Merkley , Jeanne Shaheen , ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Al Franken, Max Baucus, Senator Michael Bennet

The Bennington Banner

Leahy pushes for constitutional convention on campaign finance reform

U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., ushered a proposal out of committee last week that would amend the U.S. Constitution and allow for limits on campaign contributions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Tom Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Dick Durbin

Business Journal

Senate confirms New Mexican's appointment to FERC

Norman C. Bay , a former University of New Mexico law professor and U.S. Attorney for the District of New Mexico, was confirmed by the Senate to become a commissioner of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, University of New Mexico

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Accuracy In Media

Was IRS Union Boss Colleen Kelley the Lois Lerner Link to Obama?

On March 31, 2010, the day before the Inspector General's report says the Internal Revenue Service began its scheme to target tea party and conservative groups, the White House Visitors Log reveals that President Barack Obama met with IRS union boss Colleen Kelley.In a notable feat of investigative journalism, American Spectator reporter Jeffrey ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tax, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Courier News

In politics, Dems no fans of free speechIn politics, Dems no fans of...

In politics, Dems no fans of free speech Criticism of Citizens United ruling misguided and self-interested Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1mEwD2O It came as no surprise when, last June, Tom Udall, D-New Mexico, and 44 other U.S. Senators, all Democrats with two Independents, proposed a campaign finance amendment to the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Newt Gingrich, Opinion

Family Research Council

The Senate's Weapons of Mass Distraction

There are just three weeks on the legislative calendar before November, and Democrats plan to spend all of them fixing the nonexistent "crisis of contraception."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Senator Tom Udall

Politico

House Dems to unveil campaign finance amendment

House Democrats will introduce a constitutional amendment on Tuesday that seeks to overturn two controversial Supreme Court decisions that loosened campaign finance laws.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

OregonLive.com

Merkley vs. Wehby on the issues: Senate filibusters

Senate Majority Harry Reid, D-Nev., talks about the fight over filibuster rules on July 16, 2013 as Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., left and Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., right, appear with him at a press availability.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Harry Reid, Senator Jeff Merkley

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Las Cruces Sun-News

NMSU campus to host private medical school

The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, funded entirely by private investors, is scheduled to open in fall 2016 across from Arrowhead Park Early College High School on NMSU's campus.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Osteopathy, Health, Chiropractic, US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

Leahy pushes for constitutional convention on campaign finance reform

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy speaks during a hearing in April in Washington, D.C. U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., ushered a proposal out of committee this week that would amend the U.S. Constitution and allow for limits on campaign contributions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Tom Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Dick Durbin

The Town Talk

Another View: Udall amendment undermines free speech

It's dishonest, and, even were it successful, it would be ineffective, as well. Senate Democrats are forging ahead with a plan to bring a joint resolution to the floor that would add a 28th Amendment explicitly giving Congress the authority to regulate contributions and spending in federal elections.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Carlsbad Current-Argus

DHS Sec. Johnson on undocumented immigrants: 'We will send you back"

Photo by Zack Ponce - Current-Argus More than 400 undocumented immigrants are currently detained at FLETC and more will arrive on Friday evening.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Artesia, NM, US Politics, Senator Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, Senator Martin Heinrich

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

According to 46 Senators, 'Political Equality' Means Some People Have ...

Yesterday, as Damon Root noted , the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a resolution proposing a constitutional amendment designed to facilitate the regulation of political speech.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Senator Tom Udall

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