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17 hrs ago | 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

20 hrs ago | 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

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Republic

Sarah Palin just joined the ‘impeach Obama’...

Sarah Palin on Tuesday joined a growing chorus of Republicans calling for the impeachment of President Obama, writing in a Breitbart op-ed that the influx of young illegal immigrants over the southern border "is the last straw that makes the battered wife say, 'no mas.'

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, Illegal Immigration, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Tom Coburn

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Fox News

Deal of the Century? Guantanamo Bay a real estate steal for Us taxpayers

As the debate flares anew over whether to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, supporters of the prison camp are pointing to an often forgotten factoid: Gitmo is one of the best real estate deals the U.S. taxpayers have ever seen.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, US News, Camp Delta, Cuba, World News, Central America, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Time

Senate Family Leave Policies Divide By Generation, Rather Than Party

What do Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and David Vitter have in common? Not much politically, but when it comes to family leave policies, they are closer together than they are with older Senators from their own parties, like Dianne Feinstein and James Inhofe .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, David Vitter, Republican, Dianne Feinstein, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Mgyerman.com

Republican Jim Brainard Believes in the Science of Climate Change

The United States Conference of Mayors recently met in Dallas to discuss how to move their cities forward in order to meet the challenges before them.

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Related Topix: US News, Environment, Science, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Carmel, IN, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Flying

Inhofe's Pilot's Bill of Rights 2: A Sequel Worth Supporting

The Pilot's Bill of Rights championed by Oklahoma Senator James Inhofe and passed into law two years ago has been so successful that a summer 2014 sequel is in the works.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Flying, Life, Hobbies, Federal Aviation Administration

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Aero-News Network

Associations Welcome Pilot's Bill Of Rights 2

After getting little support for this concept when we first proposed it a few decades back, ANN is glad to see the associations start to back the concept of a Pilot's Bill of Rights.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Senator Jim Inhofe, Federal Aviation Administration

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Duncan Banner

Okla. politicians react to court's birth control ruling

Local legislators are praising the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores Supreme Court ruling today.

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Related Topix: US News, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Anthony Kennedy, Retail, Hobby Lobby Stores, Healthcare Law, Law

Mon Jun 30, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Coburn and Inhofe praise High Court

Senators Tom Coburn and Jim Inhofe praised the Supreme Court ruling today upholding Hobby Lobby's objections to providing contraceptives in their insurance plans.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, Senator Jim Inhofe

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