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1 hr ago | The Jewish News Weekly
Citing the Gaza war as a catalyst, Sen. Barbara Boxer re-introduced with broad bipartisan support a bill that would enhance U.S.-Israel strategic ties.
6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
As E&E News reports , the office has actually gone without a confirmed head since February 2011.
10 hrs ago | KSL-TV
Fourteen senators, including Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., Elizabeth Warren, D- Mass., Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and others sent a letter to the president saying Utah should have a Greater Canyonlands National Monument.
After a two year hiatus, the tradition of Seersucker Thursday returned to the Senate today with lawmakers donning their finest seersucker suits.
They called the period, from the first week of July to the second week of August, dies caniculares because a particularly bright star, dubbed the "dog star," became invisible during midsummer and, they believed, made the sun even hotter than usual.
First there was the "fiscal cliff"; now congressional dysfunction has brought the country to the edge of the "highway cliff."
More than seven years before General Motors Co. began the biggest wave of auto recalls in history, an investigator for Vanguard Car Rental USA Inc. contacted the carmaker about a fatal rollover crash in California.
This week, Sen. Mike Lee attempted to use Uber to explain his amendment to the federal highway bill that would shift authority over federal highway and transportation funds to the states, accompanied by an 80 percent cut in the federal gas tax.
Stacey Abrams is a self-identifying introvert, a former bureaucrat, a businesswoman, and the author of eight romantic-suspense novels.
Today, U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer and Congresswoman Susan Davis introduced the Survivor Outreach and Support Campus Act , legislation that would require colleges and universities to establish an independent, on-campus advocate to support survivors of sexual assault.
Sen. Barbara Boxer and Rep. Susan Davis, both California Democrats, on Wednesday proposed new legislation to address campus sexual assault, just hours after a broader bipartisan package on the same topic was unveiled.
Senator Barbara Boxer supports the proposal, saying it would save and improve thousands of lives.
With just two days left before lawmakers leave Washington, D.C. for a five-week-long recess, the House and Senate still have not agreed on how to keep funding federal highway and construction spending.
OBAMA'S CLIMATE PUSH TAKES CENTER STAGE: The Obama administration and its supporters fanned out around the country Tuesday to press the case for acting on climate change, arguing on the Hill, at packed EPA hearings and in a new White House report that the price for doing nothing is far too high.
A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, forced the rescue of people trapped in underground parking garages and covered some of the best-known parts of... A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, forced the rescue of people trapped in ... (more)
Senate approves bill to extend highway fund Stage is set for last-minute congressional negotiations Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1rNFHp7 Traffic passes a construction zone at the interchange of U.S. Highway 65 and Interstate 80 in May in Altoona, Iowa.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:53 pm
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