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3 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Voters must stand up for Californiaa s political reforms: Editorial

A new way of looking at the California Legislature has revealed more about the challenges voters face in trying to improve the way the state is run.

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Related Topix: California, US News, Sacramento, CA, Prison, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

5 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Federal funds released for Braddock Bay project

The Environmental Protection Agency will provide $575,000 in federal funds for the final part of the restoration project at Braddock Bay, Senator Charles Schumer announced Friday.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

6 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

City of Port Jervis faces revenue shortfall

At Monday's Port Jervis Common Council meeting, 4th Ward Councilman Frank Bell, chairman of the finance committee, announced that the city faces the likelihood of a shortfall in revenue generated for the city by county sales taxes and city property taxes.

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Related Topix: Port Jervis, NY, US Politics, US News, Democrat

10 hrs ago | Business Journal

Report: Senators spent nearly $1M on taxpayer-funded charter flights

Twenty-four U.S. senators - including Georgia's Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson - flew taxpayer-funded charter planes at a total cost of just under $1 million, according to USA Today's analysis of senate spending records compiled by the nonpartisan Sunlight Foundation .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Johnny Isakson, Democrat

15 hrs ago | Recorder

From suds to cuds

You be relieved to know that the Food Safety Modernization Act won't be used, at least not yet, to raise the price of beer and beef.

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Related Topix: Food Science, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Life, Food, Cheese, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

19 hrs ago | KFVS12

New Jersey garbage raises stink in western NY

Residents of the village of Depew have been complaining all summer about the garbage trains left idling for hours on CSX railroad tracks.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Right Wing News

Proposed amendments reek of hypocrisy

Throughout my life, various Republicans have suggested amending the Constitution in one way or another.

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Related Topix: US News, Wedding, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, US House of Representatives, Raul Grijalva, Patrick Leahy

National Review Online

Goldberg: Tampering Tinkerers of Capitol Hill

Throughout my life, various Republicans have suggested amending the Constitution in one way or another.

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Related Topix: US News, Wedding, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US Senate, Democrat, Patrick Leahy

Townhall

Let Us Now praise Democratic Hypocrisy

Throughout my life, various Republicans have suggested amending the Constitution in one way or another.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Raul Grijalva, Patrick Leahy, Opinion

AVweb

Kitplanes Offers Homebuilders Portal

If you're bored with the $100 hamburger, SocialFlight may have some inspirational options.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Federal Aviation Administration, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna Citation CJ3, Cessna Aircraft

Denver Westword

Election activists have some primary problems with Colorado's system

Colorado's primary was a month ago, and the candidates who triumphed in that round are racing toward the November 4 election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Schumer seeks funding for 10 new, clean buses ina

Schumer seeks funding for 10 new, clean buses in Broome U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer announced he is seeking funding for 10 new Broome County buses.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Broome County, NY

The Post-Standard

FAA grants $7 million for upgrades to Syracuse, Oswego, Griffiss airports

The Federal Aviation Administration today awarded a series of grants totaling about $7 million for improvements to Central New York airports in Syracuse, Oswego and Rome.

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Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Oswego, NY, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Newsday

FEMA head seeks probe: Are insurance lawyers delaying on flood settlements?

People with the charity group Samaritan's Purse help homeowners on Michigan Street in Long Beach strip their houses which were destroyed by superstorm Sandy on Nov. 18, 2012.

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Related Topix: FEMA, US News, Long Beach, NY, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Southern Tier dams get federal funds for rehab,a

Southern Tier dams get federal funds for rehab, safety Dams around the Southern Tier will get federal funds for rehab, safety assessments.

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Related Topix: Broome County, NY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Agriculture, Science

WPTV Local News

Would a national primary help end polarization?

When it comes to politics, the problems plaguing America usually get far more attention than possible solutions.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Democrat

13WHAM

NYC hospital awarded $1.13B in recovery aid

Hospital and federal officials say it's the second-largest award for a single project in the history of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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Related Topix: FEMA, US News, US Senate, US Politics, Democrat

WCAX-TV Burlington

Schumer pushes Pentagon on Ny Wwi hero's behalf

Sen. Charles Schumer has met with a top-ranking Pentagon official in an effort to get a Medal of Honor awarded to a World War I hero from Albany.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Hispanic Business

Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Major Grant for Siena College

"As Upstate New York's economy switches gears towards the advanced industries of the 21st century, we need our students and education system to keep pace," said Senator Schumer.

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Related Topix: Siena College, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Paul Tonko, US House of Representatives, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Science, Computer Science

The Courier Mailer

Beaverton school notes: BSD administrators get raise, teen Powerpoint champ, more

BSD pay raise: Administrators across the Beaverton School District will receive the same raises as teachers and non-licensed staff in 2014-15.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Fort Myers, FL, Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

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