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8 hrs ago | National Journal

Dissenting Vote on Border Funds Sought in House

Conservatives want a resolution saying President Obama has all the tools he needs to respond to the flood of undocumented immigrants.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Harold Rogers

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Arizona Republic

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino The legislation is a companion bill to House Bill 1410, introduced by Rep. Trent Franks Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mX8kIQ The chairman said the casino has been redesigned to fit in architecturally with its surroundings, namely University of Phoenix Stadium.

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Related Topix: Glendale, AZ, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, University of Phoenix, Jeff Flake, US Senate, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake

TheBlaze.com

Franks, Blackburn bill says Obama has all the money and tools he needs to fix the border

Reps. Trent Franks and Marsha Blackburn say President Barack Obama has all the tools he needs to resolve the humanitarian crisis at the border, and have proposed a simple resolution calling on Obama to use them.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Switched

Special Counsel Clears White House Political Office Of Wrongdoing

The White House's political office did not engage in illegal partisan activity, a federal oversight agency said following a congressional hearing to probe whether taxpayer money has been used by the Obama administration for political purposes.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Representative Jim Jordan, Representative Blake Farenthold, Representative Cynthia Lummis

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Lucianne.com

Congress Seeks to Designate MuslimBrotherhood as Terror Group

Congress is moving to officially designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a Foreign Terrorist Organization and impose sanctions on any person who provides the group and its affiliates with "material support," according to a copy of the legislation obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

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Related Topix: Muslim Brotherhood, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Family Research Council

Meriam is Free

One can only imagine the emotional roller coaster that Meriam Ibrahim and her family have been on in the last few weeks as she has gone from prison chains in Khartoum to having a conversation with the Pope in Rome.

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Related Topix: Prison, Pope Benedict XVI, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, US Senate, Senator Roy Blunt

Bloomberg

Pot, Not Potholes: D.C. Activists Take the Hill

House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations Chairman John Mica holds a fake hand-rolled cigarette during a hearing about marijuana laws in the Rayburn House Office Building on May 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: John Mica, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Andy Harris, Media, Radio, National Public Radio, Maryland

The Hill

GOP lawmaker equates Putin's role in crash to Obama's at border

Rep. Trent Franks on Thursday equated Russian President Vladimir Putin's involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to President Obama's responsibility for the immigration crisis at the southern U.S. border.

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

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Washington Times

Inside the Beltway: Frugal-phobic Congress offers 828 spending bills

Old habits die hard. During the first session of the 113th Congress, members of the U.S. House authored 496 spending bills, compared with 112 bills that would save money.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Ron Paul

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WBNS

Hundreds rally for Israel outside White House

Hundreds of supporters of Israel have declared their support for the Jewish state in a rally outside the White House.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Religion, Judaism

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Glendale council to take position on tribal casino

The Glendale City Council will debate its position today at a special meeting on the Tohono O'odham's plan to develop a casino resort north of Westgate.

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Related Topix: Glendale, AZ, University of Phoenix, Peoria, AZ, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Phoenix, AZ

Sun Jul 13, 2014

American Thinker

Congressman Trent Franks

I'd never heard of Arizona Congressman Trent Franks until a couple of days ago when I saw a video of him speaking about Obama's response to the war being waged against Israel.

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

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Breitbart.com

Trent Franks Blasts Obama's Cowardly, Unprecedented Betrayal of Israel

Earlier this week Rep. Trent Franks blasted the Obama administration's handling of the unfolding military crisis developing between Israel and Palestine saying "I thought nothing this president could ever say or do would surprise me anymore, but this flushed and breathless rush to embrase terrorists launching rockets at Israeli children is an ... (more)

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

Switched

Darrell Issa Going Crazy Issuing Subpoenas, Outpacing Previous Chairmen Combined

Rep. Darrell Issa announced Friday that he is subpoenaing another top administration official, meaning he has now issued nearly 100 subpoenas since becoming chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee -- more than all three previous committee chairmen combined.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Hilda Solis, Democrat, John Boehner

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Hollywood Gossip

Duck Dynasty Cast Promotes Foundation, Lobbies For Cleft Palate Research

The Duck Dynasty clan is back in the news this week for reasons outside of their A&E reality show, only this time, there's no controversy involved.

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

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Washington Times

a Duck Dynastya stara s daughter gets charity boost from congressman

Jase Robertson , star of A&E's TV show "Duck Dynasty," is usually found wearing camo in the swampland of Louisiana.

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Related Topix: Duck Dynasty, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Jul 07, 2014

National Journal

What Little Washington Is Doing About the Crisis at America's Border

Thousands of children have flocked to America's southern border, drawing cries of crisis from lawmakers and border-state officials even as the Republican-run House insists that immigration legislation will not move through Congress this election year.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Schweikert, Representative Randy Weber, Representative Ted Yoho

ABC15.com

5 AZ issues to watch for in Congress

During that time lawmakers will be reviewing several major bills that could have a huge impact on Arizona.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeff Flake, US Senate, John McCain, Congress, AZ, Senator Jeff Flake

The Daily Caller

Congressman To Feature Duck Dynasty Daughter In Presser

Lawmakers need props for their causes - and this happens to be a good one that is also personal.

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

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Townhall

All But Forgotten: Meriam's Saga in Sudan Still Hanging

While the world moves forward and focuses on other issues, one innocent 27 year-old woman is stuck in a never-ending nightmare from which it seems she cannot escape.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, South Sudan, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

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