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4 hrs ago | Business North

Wisconsin U.S. senators agree on VA bill, disagree on VA blame

A three year $17 billion VA overhaul goes to President Obama after the Senate passed it Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News

8 hrs ago | American Thinker

Sign #4,682 that the Senate and Obama aren't serious about entitlement reform

In July, the Congressional Budget Office put out yet another report showing that the U.S. federal debt is growing unsustainably.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Jeff Sessions, Mitch McConnell

12 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

Johnson, Baldwin vote "yes" on VA reform bill

US Capitol at night. A mosaic image of around 10 segments taken with a Canon 5D and 24-105mm f/4L IS lens By Diliff [GFDL , CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC-BY-2.5 ], via Wikimedia Commons UNDATED Both of Wisconsin's U-S senators helped pass a compromise veterans' health care reform bill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Wisconsin

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Townhall

America's Built-In Greek Fiscal Future

But not because of what I ate. My lunch was unpleasant because I moderated a noontime panel on Capitol Hill featuring Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and my Cato colleague Chris Edwards.

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

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Scott Walker campaign advisers involved in Minnesota race

According to the Rothenberg Political Report , Stewart Mills III has brought on board former Walker chief of staff Keith Gilkes as his general consultant.

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Related Topix: Representative Rick Nolan, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Scott Walker, US Governors, Minnesota, Republican, Paul Ryan, US Senate

National Journal

House Votes to Move Forward on Lawsuit Against Obama

The House of Representatives voted Wednesday night to do what became inevitable weeks ago: proceed with a lawsuit to sue President Obama over executive actions related to Obamacare.

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

Payvand News of Iran

US: No Commitment to End Date for Iran Nuclear Talks

An Obama administration official has declined to commit to an absolute end date for nuclear negotiations with Iran, but says the United States remains committed to a verifiable accord preventing Tehran from building an atomic weapon.

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

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Hill

Senate panel brings climate debate into budget talks

The climate change debate found a new arena on Tuesday: The Senate Budget Committee.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patty Murray, Democrat, Republican

Washington Times

Putin a 'megalomaniac' who must be challenged with force: Sen. Johnson

Russian President Vladimir Putin is a "megalomaniac" who will forge ahead in eastern Ukraine unless the U.S. and others stand up to him with actual force, because economic sanctions are simply not enough, Sen. Ron Johnson said Tuesday.

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

Examiner.com

"Sue Him! Impeach Him!"

The reason: The tyrannical president has delayed parts of the Affordable Care Act, a law Republicans have tried to repeal more than 50 times.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

RedState

Federal Highway Trust Fund Pays for Bike Paths in Wis.

A looming shortfall in the federal highway trust fund threatens to dramatically cut the amount of money states get from the federal government for road and highway maintenance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Reid Ribble, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin

The Washington Post

Small business weekly: Obamacare, O1A and online taxes

Congress is grappling with a number of bills that would have an impact for small businesses, including online sales tax, transportation funding and immigration reform measures.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Immigration Reform, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Business News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hot Air

What you need to know about the new White House Budget Director

Recently confirmed by the Senate to head the White House's budget office, Donovan at first appears to be a typical bureaucrat.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Social Security, Personal Finance

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Roll Call

Bipartisan Health Bills: Medical Leave, Congressional Plans and Chronic Care Coverage

Despite bitter congressional wrangling over the health care overhaul law and health spending priorities, several bills introduced this week suggest there is some bipartisan consensus on health care issues.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Representative Diane Black, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Senator Angus King

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NOLA.com

Federal officials cap fines for not buying health insurance

In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., joined by attorneys Paul D. Clement, far left, and Rick Esenberg, second from left, announces that he has filed a lawsuit to block the federal government from helping to pay for health care coverage for members of Congress and their staffs during a news conference on Capitol Hill in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Healthcare Law, Small Business, Personal Finance, Tax

KFBB

House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit

Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law as it was written.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Pete Sessions, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, US Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

Meet Michael Murphy. Again.

Let's start by stipulating that candidates can't always control either who supports them or how wacky their supporters might be.

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Related Topix: US News, Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, US Senate

News Max

Sen. Ron Johnson: Obamacare Law 'So Sloppily Written'

The two conflicting rulings issued this week by separate courts about Obamacare subsidies "strike to the heart of the problem of Obamacare," Sen. Ron Johnson tells Newsmax TV , saying President Barack Obama's signature piece of legislation is "so sloppily written."

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

San Diego Reader

Cashing in the chips

It was back to the heartland for La Jolla-based Qualcomm last month - back, at least, to the Heartland Values political action committee "created to help ensure that the common sense, conservative values that served as the foundation of John Thune's election to the U.S. Senate are protected and amplified by public servants around the country."

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Related Topix: Qualcomm, US Politics, US News, John Thune, US Senate, Republican, Representative Scott Peters, Democrat

CNN

Kernels - Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Welcome to the latest edition of Kernels From the Cornfield - No Husks, No Hulls, No Shucks! News with a dash of commentary to spice up your fare for Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

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