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17 hrs ago | FreedomWorks

Happening on the Hill: 21 July, 2014

Government goes to those who show up. FreedomWorks makes it easy to hold your elected officials accountable in our fully interactive Action Center.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Brett Guthrie, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Lynn Jenkins, Representative Diane Black, Representative Matt Salmon, US Senate

21 hrs ago | Deseret News

Robert Bennett: Shurtleff and Swallow are 'innocent until proven ...

The fact that two of Utah's former attorneys general were arrested on the same day for a series of alleged crimes has made national news.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Robert Bennett, Utah

Yesterday | The Heartland Institute

One Man's War Against Racial Housing Quotas

"The federal government's saying that if you live in a community that is disproportionately white, then, therefore, there is discrimination and segregation.

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Related Topix: Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Yesterday | Roll Call

Week's Action Includes Possible Highway Trust Fund Vote in Senate

This could be a decisive week for highway and bridge building if the Senate can pass a bill providing additional money for the Highway Trust Fund.

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

Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

Paul Rolly: Herbert on Common Core: Appeasing Utah's right wing

Gov. Gary Herbert's call for an attorney general's office review of the academic Common Core standards adopted by Utah and dozens of other states has the smell of a re-election campaign around it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Utah, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Free Republic

Limbaugh is right about Obama's war on suburbs (Placing...

'What better way to give a boost to the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Act and the remaking of American neighborhoods than to start injecting illegal immigrant populations into targeted cities and towns in the suburbs all across the country?' That was national radio talk show superhost Rush Limbaugh commenting on a Department of Housing and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Rush Limbaugh, Immigration Reform, Westchester County, NY, Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Washington Times

Jindal tells audience at conservative summit: Obama is abandoning the American dream

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal kicked off the Western Conservative Summit by telling the crowd that what fears most about President Obama is his push to redefine the American dream.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, US Senate

The Hill

Palin: 'I don't need lectures from Eric Holder'

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin hit back at Attorney General Eric Holder on Saturday for criticizing her call to impeach President Obama over the border crisis.

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Related Topix: Eric Holder, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, US Senate

Orange Juice

Do Away with the Highway Trust Fund?

Forty Miles of Bad Road .ahead. As you may or may not have heardthe Congress again has lost its way and "somehow" emptied the Federal Highway Trust Fund.

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

The Wichita Eagle

Milton Wolf says hea s a a doctor, not a politiciana

Milton Wolf, works the crowd at a Fourth of July parade in Wamego. Wolf has tea party backing in his quest to unseat three-term GOP incumbent Pat Roberts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Family, Kids, Senator Rand Paul, Radiology, Medicine

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Breitbart.com

...Mike Lee Drops Out

Sen. Ted Cruz will join Glenn Beck this weekend at the U.S.-Mexico border on what Beck describes as a humanitarian mission.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Tea Party, Illegal Immigration, McAllen, TX

Denver Post

Palin, Bachman, Cruz in Denver for Western Conservative Summit

Former Alaska Governor and Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin speaks to the crowd in Sevierville, Tenn.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate

News Max

Agency OKs Release of More Than 46,000 Federal Drug Offenders

More than 46,000 drug offenders will be eligible for early release from federal prison under an amendment to sentencing guidelines passed on Friday by a U.S. judiciary agency - unless Congress blocks the change.

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Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Townhall

Magazine's August Issue Preview: Rand Paul vs Marco Rubio...

Townhall Magazine's August Issue Preview: Rand Paul vs Marco Rubio for the Foreign Policy Soul of the Republican Party Townhall Magazine's August issue is hitting subscriber mailboxes now! If you want to get the latest original content from Townhall's conservative talent weeks before it goes online, subscribe here now! Below is an excerpt from ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Marco Rubio, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, Senator Kelly Ayotte

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Hill

The great student loan pander

There's been a lot of buzz lately about the Democrats' young voter problem. Fewer than half of 2012 Obama voters say they'll vote Democrat in this year's election.

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

StreetsBlog.org

Republican Senators Threaten to Slow Extension With Backward Amendments

Just as it seemed like a transportation extension was on the fast track to passage , a Tea Party senator from Utah is gumming up the works - and the top Republican on the EPW Committee might have a plan to help him.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Roll Call, Flickr, Oklahoma

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Sen. Mike Lee Calls for Repeal of Costly and Destructive New Deal Labor Law

"14 ways to dismantle a monstrous government, one program at a time." One such program singled out for destruction was the Davis-Bacon Act of 1931, a federal statute requiring all workers on federal projects costing more than $2,000 to be paid the "prevailing wage," which typically means the hourly rate set by local unions.

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

Irregular Times

Republican Senators Introduce Bill To Reduce Worker Pay

It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Real Clear Politics

Marriage Isn't the Answer to Poverty

Conservative policy researchers have recently been pushing marriage as the solution to low economic mobility, high poverty, and even domestic violence.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News

Cato Institute

A Titan Falls

For most people politics looks like a game about who is up or down. Sometimes established favorites win big.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Thad Cochran, Opinion

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