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Cooler Heads Digest 25 July 2014

On Monday, July 28, from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM, the Heritage Foundation will host a panel on "Federal Overreach at the Environmental Protection Agency," moderated by Nicolas Loris, and featuring Rep. Mike Kelly , CEI's William Yeatman, and David Kreutzer from Heritage.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, Environment, Science, US Politics, David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Roger Wicker

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Obama Says U.S. Could Start Limited Refugee Program in Central America

President Barack Obama, second from right, hosts a meeting with El Salvador's President Salvador Sanchez Ceren, left, Guatemala's President Otto Perez Molina, second from left, and Honduras's President Juan Orlando Hernandez.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, John McCain

Switched

John Walsh Backtracks On Blaming PTSD For Plagiarism

U.S. Sen. John Walsh is backtracking on earlier statements suggesting post-traumatic stress disorder from his Iraq War military service played a role in why he plagiarized his masters' thesis in 2007.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, US Senate, Republican, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO), Senator Mark Begich, Democrat

Alabama Live

Jeff Sessions makes history by being unopposed for U.S. Senate, and re-election campaign is in no hurry

The incumbent U.S. senator from Mobile was unopposed in the Republican primary on June 3. And on Nov. 4, he will be unopposed in the general election.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby

Breitbart.com

...Sessions: Melt Down Phone Lines

Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions is putting a call out to the American people: He needs help to kill President Barack Obama's plans to grant executive amnesty to millions of illegal aliens.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Illegal Immigration, Barack Obama

Alabama Live

Don't turn your backs on migrant children: reader opinion

The rise in unaccompanied children arriving at this country's southern border has rightfully been labeled a humanitarian crisis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike Rogers, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Richard Shelby, Alabama, US Military, US Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Opinion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Weekly Standard

Jeremiah Denton, 1924-2014

Jeremiah A. Denton Jr. had three careers in the course of his 89 years. He was a Navy pilot.

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

Free Republic

Cruz, Sessions sound alarm on Obama’s plan to expand amnesty program

Sens. Ted Cruz and Jeff Sessions vowed Thursday afternoon to fight President Barack Obama's reported plans to expand amnesty for up to six million more illegal residents by the end of the summer.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, John Boehner, US House of Representatives

The Oregonian

Wehby, Merkley each attracting major PAC contributions, latest disclosure reports show

The latest campaign finance disclosure reports showed that Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and Republican challenger Monica Wehby each raised more than $225,000 from political action committees in May and June.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Jeff Merkley, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican, Mitt Romney, Senator Mark Warner

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Free Republic

Republican senator slams EPA chief: 'You don't run this country'

Senate Republicans on Wednesday accused Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy of trying to run America by proposing new rules to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US News, US Politics, Senator John Barrasso, US Senate, Republican, Environment, Science

Switched

John Walsh Says He Was Being Treated For PTSD While Writing Reportedly Plagiarized Thesis

U.S. Sen. John Walsh of Montana says he was on medication and being treated for post-traumatic stress disorder when he used unattributed work of scholars in his master's thesis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Max Baucus, 2012 Presidential Election, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Republican, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO)

Breitbart.com

Jeff Sessions: Boehner Group's Border Plan an 'Institutional...

Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions , an immigration hawk, shredded House Speaker John Boehner's working group border crisis recommendations in a Wednesday afternoon statement, calling Boehner's plan an "institutional surrender to the planned illegality" of President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Illegal Immigration, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger

Breitbart.com

Missing Word from Boehner Group's Proposal: 'Obama'

The top line recommendations of Speaker John Boehner's border crisis working group recommendations do not address President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration, like the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which has been widely cited as a key reason the illegal alien children are coming to the U.S. by the tens of thousands, ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, US Senate

Roll Call

NRC Nominees Heading for Trouble?

There are "already signs that the path to Senate confirmation won't be a cakewalk" for the two men nominated by President Barack Obama to fill seats on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, reports CQ Roll Call's Geof Koss.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Nuclear Energy, US Senate, Republican

Korea Herald

U.S. to spend $5.8b on missile defense f...

The United States plans to spend about $5.8 billion over the next five years on a missile defense program designed to intercept incoming warheads from countries like North Korea, according to the Congressional Budget Office.

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Related Topix: Strategic Defense Initiative, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Alabama Live

'No Labels' will keep Alabama representatives accountable: reader opinion

In this age of broken government and extreme partisanship, there are a group of "Problem Solvers" in Congress, who have committed to "Make Government Work" simply by refusing gridlock and agreeing to meet together to find common ground and work through issues.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, Alabama, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Perry 'militarizing our border' in response to migrant children

What to do about unaccompanied migrant children arriving at the U.S. border continues to be a fight in the U.S. Senate and in Texas.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Joaquin Castro, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, US Senate, Republican, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry, US Governors

Lamar Daily News

It's not a crisis, it's a national emergency

"Dear Colleagues," Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., wrote to his fellow senators, "I write to inform you of a development that threatens the foundation of our constitutional Republic."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, Healthcare Law, Law

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Politico

Mikulski: Senate moving on border funding

A top Senate Democrat said Monday that her chamber is likely to move President Barack Obama's emergency funding request for the crisis on the border later this week or early next week.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Mikulski, Harry Reid, Republican, Richard Shelby

Breitbart.com

Sessions to Congress: Stop Executive Amnesty or be 'Complicit' in 'Border Nullification'

Sen. Jeff Sessions , the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee and a key immigration hawk, took to the Senate floor on Monday afternoon to attack the efforts by President Barack Obama to grant amnesty via executive order to millions of illegal aliens.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Senator Ted Cruz

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