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  1. Capitol Hill Buzz: No Friday votes yet under GOP SenateRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The FAA is ordering the inspection of about 300 Enstrom helicopters nationwide after investigators found that a crack in one may have caused a crash that killed two people in Colorado. The Federal Aviation Administration has grounded more than 300 Enstrom helicopters nationwide until they can be inspected for cracks like the one that may have caused a deadly Colorado crash.

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  2. Single Shot: ‘Fine dining in a neighborhood bar-like milieu’Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Seattle Times

    Arctic char with white bean puree, glazed baby carrots, bacon, romaine and black Nigella seeds at Single Shot on Capitol Hill. Hours: daily 5 p.m.-10 p.m.; limited late-night menu 10 p.m.-midnight; bar open until 2 a.m. daily; brunch 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday When you hear the term "single shot" do you think whiskey, coffee or firearm? You may have different thoughts after trying the classy Capitol Hill restaurant and bar Single Shot.

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  3. FDRA: Import Tax Bill Outpaced Overall SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | SportsOneSource.com

    ... est. "We are supportive of President Obama's efforts to negotiate the TPP and encouraged that many leaders on Capitol Hill are pushing for Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). We call on all Members of Congress to work together and pass TPA immediately."

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  4. David Sarasohn: Funding languishes as American roads crumbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | OregonLive.com

    For years, Peter DeFazio has called for a major federal effort on transportation infrastructure. The Oregon congressman has complained about shrinking federal investment compared with crumbling roads and bridges, and about administrations of both parties failing to produce the kind of multiyear transportation programs that once threw interstate highways across a continent.

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  5. Commentary: Obama finds his voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Farmington Daily Times

    Back in 1960, then-senator and future President John Kennedy gave a speech about the presidency at the National Press Club. He said: "Nor can we afford a chief executive who is praised primarily for what he did not do, the disasters he prevented, the bills he vetoed - a president wishing his subordinates would produce more missiles or build more schools.

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  6. Weekend Warriors: January 23-35Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | UrbanMamas

    ... good time with one of Portland's favorite kindie musicians. $3-5 suggested donation. Superhero Cartoons at the Capitol Hill Library . Bring out the best of your imagination through cartooning. For teens. Free. Saturday 2-4pm. Dumpling Making with ...

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  7. Ohio bartender accused of threatening to kill John BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... - In this Dec. 11, 2014, file photo, House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Michael R. Hoyt, a resident of Cincinnati and bartender with a history of ... The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier ...

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  8. Steve Duin: May the river that runs between us reunite us in the endRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... of "Lord, Save Us From Your Followers" -- want to shift the focus of the debate, from the perpetual gloom of Capitol Hill to the small, ongoing peace conferences in the basin. "A River Between Us" was a difficult film to make. Atkinson's commitment ...

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  9. Silverstein stretches across state lines with second yoga studio - The Capitol Hill TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

    ... of years of hard work from simple beginnings that started with Silverstein negotiating the lease for the Capitol Hill space from a frozen-yogurt shop in New York, because it had free wi-fi. "I was there when our doors opened and we were lucky to ...

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  10. The Sad State of Political BeardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Men's Journal

    ... Paul Ryan's pubescent Wolf Boy look that he debuted at Tuesday's Speaker of the House vote. Some reporters on Capitol Hill are even suggesting that this marks the end of Ryan's possible 2016 presidential bid, because no serious candidate would ever ...

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  11. Obama Taps Community Banker For Fed BoardRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Banker & Tradesman

    ... worked as the bank's chief financial officer and as CFO at First American in Tennessee. Several lawmakers on Capitol Hill had urged the White House to name someone with community banking experience to one of the two open seats on the central bank's ...

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  12. Rural Oregon economic struggles gain increasing attention statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Oregon has more jobs than ever. But business and political leaders acknowledged Tuesday it may not feel that way for all Oregonians.

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  13. UPDATE 4-Obama taps community banker Allan Landon for Fed boardRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Reuters

    ... worked as the bank's chief financial officer and as CFO at First American in Tennessee. Several lawmakers on Capitol Hill had urged the White House to name someone with community banking experience to one of the two open seats on the central bank's ...

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  14. UPDATE 3-Obama taps community banker Allan Landon for Fed boardRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Reuters

    ... worked as the bank's chief financial officer and as CFO at First American in Tennessee. Several lawmakers on Capitol Hill had urged the White House to name someone with community banking experience to one of the two open seats on the central bank's ...

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  15. Obama to Nominate Allan Landon for FedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Fox News

    ... 2010. The source said the White House would announce the nomination later on Tuesday. Several lawmakers on Capitol Hill have urged the White House to name someone with community banking experience to one of the two open seats on the central bank's ...

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  16. Sen. Ron Wyden will hold town halls in Portland area, Willamette ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Prior to the Senate's vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline Nov. 18, Sen. Ron Wyden leaves a strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington. U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden , D-Oregon, will hold six town halls from Saturday, Jan. 3 through Monday, Jan. 5 in Clackamas, Multnomah, Marion, Washington, Benton and Lane counties to meet with constituents and discuss national issues.

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  17. 20 U.S. Cities You Must Visit In Your 20sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Switched

    ... of that little chain called Starbucks -- and has too many delicious espresso and coffee joints to count. Capitol Hill is the main gathering place for 20-somethings who like to drink on the cheap. Seattle is the perfect book lover's happy place -- it ...

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  18. Beyond bikes, streetcars and marijuana, Portland Rep. Earl Blumenauer chalks up a win on waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... in the history of our country, Americans are searching for something, anything, to show that their leaders on Capitol Hill can find ways to put aside politics and do the right thing when needed.

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  19. Obama urges Senate to pass $1.1 T spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | KFMB-am

    ... conference of the 113th Congress, though critical legislation is still pending, Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With a midnight ... (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid of Nev., left, talks with ...

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  20. House approves spending bill; three shot outside Oregon high school; London air traffic control system restored: U.S. and World News Links Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, as the Senate considers a spending bill. The House has passed an additional stopgap spending to make certain the government doesn't shut down at midnight Saturday when current funding authority runs out.

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