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

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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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  2. Weekend Warriors: January 23-35Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 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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  3. Ohio bartender accused of threatening to kill John BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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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  4. Steve Duin: May the river that runs between us reunite us in the endRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | 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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  5. Silverstein stretches across state lines with second yoga studio - The Capitol Hill TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | 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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  6. The Sad State of Political BeardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | 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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  7. Obama Taps Community Banker For Fed BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | 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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  8. Rural Oregon economic struggles gain increasing attention statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | 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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  9. UPDATE 4-Obama taps community banker Allan Landon for Fed boardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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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  10. UPDATE 3-Obama taps community banker Allan Landon for Fed boardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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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  11. Obama to Nominate Allan Landon for FedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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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  12. Sen. Ron Wyden will hold town halls in Portland area, Willamette ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. Congress losing last WWII vets, a tea party faveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2014 file photo, Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. As the session winds down this week, Congress is saying farewell to its last two veterans of World War ... (AP ...

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  18. Obama effort leads to surge in Guantanamo releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    ... Chairman Rep. Buck McKeon, R-Calif., questions Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel during the committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, in this June 11, 2014 file photo. The chairman ... A storm that's expected to pack heavy rain and hurricane ...

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  19. Budget would raise limits on political moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | News9 Oklahoma City

    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio pauses before meeting with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, following a House GOP caucus meeting. With time running short before Congress adjourns, ...

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  20. Paid sick time debate moves to Salem; Oregon's Christmas tree market: business news briefingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Nike sneaker sitting atop a Nike shoe box Starbucks has just opened a roastery and tasting room in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood that offers a glimpse of the coffee giant's future. Two other workplace trend stories: "Socially responsible" ...

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