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16 hrs ago | The Hill

Inhofe blocks climate change resolution

Sen. James Inhofe blocked Senate Democrats on Monday from passing a resolution that would have acknowledged the reality of climate change.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, Barbara Boxer, Sheldon Whitehouse

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Caller

Report: White House To Release $34 Billion In New Regulations After Mid-Terms

In 2012, the Obama administration was heavily criticized for delaying major regulations until after the presidential election.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, US Senate, Republican

The Daily Caller

Inhofe: EPA Admits It Currently Can't Fully Enforce Its CO2 Rule

Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy told senators Thursday that her agency did not have the authority to fully enforce its rules limiting carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Conservative Political News

The Daily Caller

Inhofe: 'Obvious' That Illegal Immigrant Children Are Coming...

Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Inhofe claimed it's "obvious" that the wave illegal immigrant children flooding federal shelters and detention centers are coming "at the invitation of the president."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, Family, Kids, Conservative Political News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Post-gazette.com

EPA defends attempts to reduce pollutants

Environmental Protection administrator Gina McCarthy on Wednesday defended administration efforts to reduce pollution during her first congressional appearance since the president announced his plan to regulate carbon emissions for the first time ever.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, US News, Senator John Barrasso, US Senate, Republican, David Vitter, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Free Republic

Russian arms deal divides Congress

Congress is deeply divided over whether to kill a contract with a top Russian arms supplier, Rosoboronexport, to provide helicopters and parts to the Afghan air force.

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Related Topix: US News, US Military, US Air Force, US Politics, Senator Dan Coats, US Senate, Vladimir Putin, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Republican

The Washington Post

Army on a pink slipsa : We didna t have a choice

U.S. soldiers march in April during a field training exercise in South Korea. The Army's way of managing its ongoing drawdown in forces has rankled many, especially in cases in which deployed officers have received separation notices while deployed.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Science / Technology

Free Republic

Inhofe calls for return of Iran sanctions

Sen. James Inhofe called on Tuesday for the U.S. to reinstate sanctions on Iran immediately and add additional economic penalties.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Forbes.com

GOP Senators Question Inspector General's Right To Probe Fracking

The Environmnental Protection Agency's inspector general defended Friday his right to investigate pollution risks from hydraulic fracturing, after a posse of Republican senators from petroleum-rich states questioned his authority.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, David Vitter

The Heartland Institute

Climate Conference Videos Posted Online

Video of every presentation at the Ninth International Conference on Climate Change is available online.

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Related Topix: Activism, Environment, Science, Global Warming, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dana Rohrabacher, US Senate

Wed Jul 16, 2014

New Statesman

The 2014 US midterms don't mean anything

The political media's handicapping of the 4 November midterm election has contributed to the impression, fostered by many partisans and commentators, that the stakes have never been higher.

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Related Topix: US News, Washington Post, Publishing, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Newt Gingrich, Harry Reid, Democrat

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, reintegration finished, back on active duty

US Army Sgt. Bowe Berghdal is pictured in this undated handout photo provided by the US Army and received by Reuters on May 31, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, San Antonio, TX, Fort Sam Houston (San Antonio, TX), US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Fox News

Pentagon gives pink slips to hundreds of soldiers, including active-duty officers

Defense Department officials said the reductions are the result of mandatory spending cuts imposed by sequestration and are part of their larger plan to reduce the number of U.S. soldiers from 520,000 to 450,000.

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

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Air & Space

How to Do Oshkosh

FLYING A 1969 TRAINING MISSION WITH THE AIR NATIONAL GUARD UNIT BASED IN MILWAUKEE, Lieutenant Colonel Paul Poberezny orbited an expanse of rural Wisconsin.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Milwaukee, WI, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Russia Taday

Grounded future: Pentagon still bets on plagued F-35s

Hagel, a Vietnam War vet appointed by US Pres. Barack Obama last year to head the Department of Defense, lauded the $400 billion program at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida on Thursday during a pep talk to pilots no sooner than two weeks after the Pentagon grounded its entire fleet of F-35s due to an engine fire.

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Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Republican, Jack Reed

Thu Jul 10, 2014

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Agencies Agree to Continue to Provide Fire Departments with Equipment

Two U.S. federal agencies have agreed on a new deal this week that will continue to provide local fire departments with surplus military vehicles.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, Senator Jim Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Republican

News9 Oklahoma City

Surplus Program For Rural Fire Departments Reinstated

The future now seems secure for rural fire departments. Many were left with doubt after their link to equipment was cut by the federal government.

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Related Topix: Fire, Environmental Law, Law, US Politics, Senator Jim Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Republican, Oklahoma

News Max

Sen. Inhofe, Clean Coal Group Slam WH Claims on Electricity Costs

After weeks of claims that the Obama administration's new plan to regulate carbon emissions won't raise the cost of electricity, both Sen. Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma and the head of new group for "clean coal" electricity have hit back hard with data that show the opposite.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Jim Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Republican, Environment, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Europe, World News, Germany

Duncan Banner

Military restores equipment program for fire departments

The military will continue sending millions of dollars in surplus equipment to rural fire departments, though with new conditions that one Oklahoma official says could make the process more complicated.

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

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Slate Magazine

The Climate Optimists

Las Vegas is parched. A 14-year drought has left Lake Mead, the local water source, dangerously low.

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Related Topix: THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, Video Games, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Activism, Global Warming, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

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