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  1. Think before votingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... were sideline supplicants, not power brokers. The people who interacted most prominently and effectively on Capitol Hill in 1973 were Del. Walter Fauntroy , Mayor Walter Washington and City Administrator Julian Dugas . I saw it all from my perch as ...

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  2. U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard aims for second term in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... Heroes Fly Act. Gabbard said passing out 434 boxes of her mother's homemade toffee when she first got to Capitol Hill proved to be a practical political move. "It was incredible to see how quickly they responded in a positive way. First ...

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  3. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...

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  4. I Plead with Brittany Maynard Not to Take Her LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Brittany Maynard is a lovely 29-year-old wife and daughter who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. She has announced her decision to commit suicide on November 1, and she plans take her life with drugs prescribed by a doctor.

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  5. D.C. Elections: What to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... full voting rights for Washingtonians. Bowser has said she will expand the District's lobbying presence on Capitol Hill and will raise the issue of statehood with the White House, though her prominent endorsements raised questions about whether she ...

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  6. Grassley internship applications due Nov. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said Thursday that spring internships for college-age Iowans are available, and applications are due Nov. 15. Internships are available in Grassley's Washington, D.C., office as well as his offices in Cedar Rapids, Council Bluffs, Davenport, Des Moines, Sioux City and Waterloo. Interns in the Washington, D.C., office will be placed in one of three departments: administrative, legislative or communications.

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  7. Medicare paid for meds after patients were deadRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    18, 2014 file photo, Medicaid Administrator Marilyn Tavenner testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  8. Democrats, Republicans Call Off Election Night Parties In DCRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Time

    Cancel the confetti cannons. Roll up the bunting. Democrats and Republicans won't be partying on Tuesday like it's 2006.

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  9. Former Senate staffer and lung cancer survivor laces up for 5k raceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... as a lobbyist for defense contractor Raytheon, Kennett says he's gotten a lot of love from his crew from his Capitol Hill days, exclaiming, "The support we've received from our Hill friends has been amazing." After suffering a "scare" in the spring, ...

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  10. Vote to decide control of Senate, shape 2016 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    WASHINGTON, DC - Election Day is less than one week away and even if your ballot isn't cast in one of the major races there are plenty of reasons to take notice even if you think the midterm political arena is lackluster. Maybe your vote won't decide the political fate of a Senate leader with 30 years on Capitol Hill, like Kentucky's choice between Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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  11. Halloween carpetbaggers expose the fault lines between the haves and have-notsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Take a look at those license plates - these Halloween carpetbaggers are clearly not from the neighborhood. Some of them are just teenagers with pillowcases and no costumes! Petula is a columnist for The Washington Post's local team who writes about homeless shelters, gun control, high heels, high school choirs, the politics of parenting, jails, abortion clinics, mayors, modern families, strip clubs and gas prices, among other things.

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  12. Agenda set for Defense Daily's Open Architecture Summit taking place November 4 in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The 2014 Open Architecture Summit agenda features high ranking military, top government and industry leaders for the seventh annual event taking place next week. The role of open architecture in the national security acquisition community continues to grow at a rapid pace.

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  13. Where We Live: Arlington Ridge is exerting a pull on its residentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Many people who move to Arlington Ridge, says Maggie Gaffen, a four-decade resident who's raised a family there, find that they never want to leave. Among the many reasons, she says, are the South Arlington neighborhood's proximity to the District and its compact size.

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  14. Freddie Mac Unveils New MBS OfferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobeSt.com

    ... elite. Washington, DC reporter Erika Morphy goes deep inside the DC power scene to explore the link between Capitol Hill and your assets. Erika Morphy has been a financial journalist for 20 years. She's been covering the capital markets for ALM ...

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  15. Democrats Relying On Black Pastors - And Racial Fear - In Georgia Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register.

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  16. Exclusive: Poll Shows Ed Gillespie Down Just 4 Points In VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register.

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  17. Talking Headways Podcast: That Indie Flick You Were Looking ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Streetsblog

    If you're a Netflix member, you're part of the downfall of the brick-and-mortar video store . There are all kinds of reasons to be sad about that, but we look at its implications for urbanism and transportation.

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  18. Mayor McGlynn: 'Menino Was a Man of Integrity, Commitment, Strength and Compassion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    ... Marathon Bombings. Mayor Menino spoke passionately on behalf of all Massachusetts residents on Beacon Hill and Capitol Hill as we lobbied together for 20 years, to increase local aid and public education funding. On the national stage, Tom Menino, ...

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  19. Dvorak: Halloween carpetbaggers expose the fault lines between the haves and have-notsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Take a look at those license plates - these Halloween carpetbaggers are clearly not from the neighborhood. Some of them are just teenagers with pillowcases and no costumes! Petula is a columnist for The Washington Post's local team who writes about homeless shelters, gun control, high heels, high school choirs, the politics of parenting, jails, abortion clinics, mayors, modern families, strip clubs and gas prices, among other things.

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  20. Ruderman Scholars committed to improving the lives of people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Brandeis' News

    Four Brandeis seniors spent the past summer participating in disability-related research and advocacy thanks to a Ruderman Family Foundation grant that established the Ruderman Social Justice Scholars in Disability program last academic year. Now back on campus, Jennifer Bromberg, Elizabeth Chalfin, Jennifer Lee and Deanna Marion, the second class of fellows, are completing Health: Science, Society, Policy coursework and a research assistantship.

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