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Tuesday Aug 19 | ThinkProgress

Can A SuperPAC Really End All SuperPACs?

With the November midterm elections still more than two months away, outside groups have already spent more than $155 million to influence federal elections.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Social Software, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Liberal Political News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Richmond County Daily Journal

D.C. summit can facilitate job growth

North Carolina's businesses are a vital component of our national economy and must be afforded every opportunity to prosper, grow and create jobs.

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Related Topix: Virginia Foxx, US Politics, Mike McIntyre, David Price, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Renee Ellmers, Howard Coble, Democrat, Opinion

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Communications Workers of America

Opposition to TPP Grows Among Republicans

Even as an overwhelming majority of the Democratic Caucus has left no doubt they staunchly oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal currently under negotiation, Congressional Republicans are also saying there are parts of the proposed deal that don't work for them, either.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican

Wed Aug 13, 2014

News Observer

Future closes in on Corolla's historic horses

They are beautiful, to be sure, and they give first-time visitors to Corolla on North Carolina’s Outer Banks the memory of a lifetime.

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Related Topix: Corolla, NC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Home Listing, Home

Tue Aug 12, 2014

WITN

Congressman Jones: No Boots On The Ground In Iraq

Eastern North Carolina Republican Congressman Walter Jones is expressing his strong views for U.S. combat forces not to re-enter the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Republican

The Charlotte Observer

NC's wild horses maimed by isolation, corralled by controversy

E.T. Smith, retired Washington DC policeman who does patrols for the Corolla Wild Horse Fund, talks with a sheriff's deputy as they watch the horses on a busy beach.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Corolla, NC, Grandy, NC

Daily Kos

Meet Mayday PAC's latest RWNJ endorsee: Walter Jones

Lawrence Lessig's Mayday PAC has come out with its latest crazy Republican endorsement: the incumbent in the race for the NC-03 House seat, Walter Jones.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

WTKR-TV Norfolk

Bills being considered in Congress that would provide direct route from Hampton Roads to Raleigh

Starting in Chesapeake, I-64 would extend down the existing Route 17 into North Carolina.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Richard Burr, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mike McIntyre, David Price, US House of Representatives, Representative Renee Ellmers, Howard Coble, Democrat

The Nation

Congress Needs to Assert Checks and Balances on Any New Iraq Mission

It is not a lack of sympathy with the historic and current circumstance of Iraq's religious minorities - or of other persecuted peoples in that traumatized country - that leads some of the most humane and responsible members of Congress to say that President Obama must seek approval from the House and Senate before committing the United States ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative John Garamendi, Barbara Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

Time

The 'Super PAC to End Super PACs' Backs 3 New Candidates

Mayday PAC, the political action committee determined to spearhead a revolution in the way elections are funded in America, announces Monday three candidates it's supporting in 2014, plus the news that the Super PAC will deploy resources in three additional races.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, Democrat, Ed Pastor, Scott Brown

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Legislation designating U.S. 17 and 64 - potential interstates' awaits action

Bills that could be the next step for interstates through Eastern North Carolina await action now in both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mike McIntyre, David Price, US House of Representatives, Patrick McHenry, Republican, Howard Coble

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Daily Kos

The question isn't whether Republicans will try to impeach Obama, but who could stop them

Laying odds on whether Republicans will or won't attempt to once again impeach a Democratic president because reasons hinges on which part of the party you think is in charge.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Representative Steve Scalise

Marine Corps Times

With IG ruling clearing Marine commandant, observers say openness will bring closure

A top Pentagon official says he supports the decision to clear Marine Corps Commandant Gen.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Sun Journal

Lobbying efforts underway to repeal penalty

Efforts are now in high gear to get reversed a penalty for an error in Craven County Schools' Federal Impact Aid grant application.

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Related Topix: Craven County, NC, Havelock, NC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Farmville, NC

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Daily Kos

Here's what's wrong with the "Impeach Obama!" narrative

Well, we could start out by saying - everything. But let's focus on some specifics by members of the media and the Republican Party.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Stockman, Representative Bill Flores, Steve King, Representative Ted Yoho

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Mediaite.com

GOP Rep. Explains Why He's For Impeachment Over Boehner Lawsuit

Rep. Walter Jones was one of five Republicans who voted against House Speaker John Boehner' s resolution to sue President Barack Obama .

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

Daily Kos

So How's It Going Putting the Lid on the "I" Word, GOP?

Rep. Walter Jones said in a radio interview Monday that the House needs to stop wasting time and money on suing the President and get straight to impeachment.

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

Daily Kos

Nation's "largest grassroots pro-troop organization": Conservative Con

Your 'Strong on National Defense' typical, political slush fund, remember the U.S. Navy Veterans Association , con job in all it's 'glory' of more DeJa- Vu 'supporting the troops' reality! Ya won't hear about this on the, Poser Patriot, FOX or Limbaugh type shows or sites!! Oh and only 'care packages for the troops' are another relatively cheap ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Rick Crawford

The Atlantic

The Noisy, Quixotic, Delusional Tea Partiers of August

Remember Chris McDaniel? Back in May, the Mississippi Republican state senator nearly took out a 36-year incumbent, Senator Thad Cochran.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Tiahrt, Representative Mike Pompeo, Tea Party

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Village Voice

Rightbloggers to Obama: Why're You Impeaching Yourself?

Readers of this column will have seen that each time a White House scandal gets ginned up, a concomitant cry goes out from rightbloggers for President Obama's impeachment .

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Related Topix: US News, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ron Paul, Representative Bill Flores, Representative Steve Stockman

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