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  1. Kaine Introduces Limited ISIS War AuthorizationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Roll Call

    Sen. Tim Kaine is introducing a limited war authorization against ISIS, even as Congress is set to jet out of town without an authorization vote before the elections . The Virginia Democrat, who has led the push for Congress to go on record, would limit the use of ground forces in the conflict to rescue missions and to go after high-value targets.

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  2. Senator wants to authorize ground troops in fight against...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | WTOV9

    As Congress decides whether to authorize the U.S. military training of moderate Syrian rebels to help fight the group Islamic State, Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine plans to introduce a one-year authorization that would limit the engagement of American ground troops. The White House has said it "will not" send ground forces into combat.

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  3. Sen. Kaine's Bill Authorizes Force Against ISIS, Limits Action By U.S. Ground ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Senator Tim Kaine, a Democrat from Virginia, sits on both the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He's introducing legislation on Wednesday that would authorize use of military force against ISIS - including language that strictly limits the deployment of U.S. ground forces.

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  4. Sen. Tim Kaine Proposing Legislation To Authorize Military Force Against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Switched

    Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces. The Virginia senator, who is a member of both the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, proposes repealing the 2002 authorization that two presidents have cited as their authority for military operations in Iraq.

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  5. Senator to propose authorization to hit militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces. The Virginia senator, who is a member of both the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, proposes repealing the 2002 authorization that two presidents have cited as their authority for military operations in Iraq.

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  6. Parameters Being Drawn for IS ActionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces. The Virginia senator, who is a member of both the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, proposes repealing the 2002 authorization that two presidents have cited as their authority for military operations in Iraq.

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  7. Democratic senator to propose authorization for military force against Islamic State militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces. The Virginia senator, who is a member of both the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, proposes repealing the 2002 authorization that two presidents have cited as their authority for military operations in Iraq.

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  8. Hunt: Why Obama needs congressional authority to wage warRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    WASHINGTON a Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia says the question of whether Congress needs to authorize President Barack Obama's declared war on Islamic State was settled by Thomas Jefferson when that president went after the Barbary pirates more than 200 years ago. Jefferson, a founding father, dispatched ships to the Barbary Coast of North Africa as a protection force in 1801 because Muslim pirates were seizing American merchant vessels.

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  9. Senate panel hears Obama's strategy for ISILRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... front of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Among those questioning the top Pentagon officials will be U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia. Kaine wrote an opinion piece in The New York Times outlining his views. Kaine is also expected to participate ...

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  10. Obama Must Get Congress'sBacking for the Fight Against ISISRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    ... the proper balance between the branches. America's history since 2001 should compel us to fix the way Comments: Tim Kaine is the junior dRATS senator from Virginia. For him and other politicians of the same anti-Military ilk to break ranks by ...

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  11. D.C. panel to feature Kaine, shipyard officialsRead the original story

    Monday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Officials from Newport News Shipbuilding will join Sen. Tim Kaine in Washington Tuesday morning to discuss the challenge of filling jobs in technical fields and the skilled trades. The panel discussion, which includes other leaders in government, education and business, will be live-streamed starting at 11 a.m. In a recent visit to the shipyard's Apprentice School, Kaine criticized government policies that favor the pursuit of college degrees at the expense of people seeking jobs that require a technical certificate or other training.

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  12. War debate headed past electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Politico

    ... terrorist groups in the Middle East. "The question is now not whether there will be an AUMF, it's when," said Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.). "That's no longer a question, and I feel very good about that." It's a rapid turnaround for a Congress that, until ...

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  13. The Obama Administration Has A Brand New Line On ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Albany Times Union

    ... authorization of the mission. "It's Congress that declares war. It's Congress that initiates war," Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Virginia) said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "But I think it's waste of time to focus on that," Kerry said on CBS Sunday. "Frankly, ...

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  14. Al Hunt: Obama Needs Congressional Authority to Wage WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | News Max

    Democratic Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia says the question of whether Congress needs to authorize President Barack Obama's declared war on Islamic State was settled by Thomas Jefferson when that president went after the Barbary pirates more than 200 years ago. Jefferson, a founding father, dispatched ships to the Barbary Coast of North Africa as a protection force in 1801 because Muslim pirates were seizing American merchant vessels.

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  15. Himes: Obama using 'tortured' logicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Politico

    ... this is a moment for a debate in the United States Congress." Other lawmakers, including Virginia Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine, have also said that the president must receive congressional approval for military action in Syria. In his address to the ...

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  16. NCI: A new modelRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Above, Gov. Tim Kaine formally signs legislation creating the New College Institute on June 14, 2006, at Chatmoss Country Club.

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  17. Progressive Voice: Remembering Sept. 11, 2001Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | ARLnow.com

    ... nd who have lost their lives. Larry Roberts is an attorney in private practice and served as Counselor to Governor Tim Kaine. On September 11, 2001, he was Chair of the Arlington County Democratic Committee.

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  18. Kaine continues push for CTE, with program aimed at middle schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    On the heels of a recess swing through Virginia that focused on career and technical education, including a stop at the Apprentice School, Sen. Tim Kaine today introduced a bill to set up a pilot program for middle school technical education. The aim is give middle school students a chance to see what career and technical education programs could offer.

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  19. Va. climate change focus of panel's meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... years. He asked his commission to update recommendations made by a panel created during the administration of Gov. Tim Kaine . Ivy Main, chairwoman of the Sierra Club 's Virginia chapter, said the Kaine climate panel offered recommendations that the ...

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  20. Islamic State threat: Time to invoke War Powers Act, Hampton Roads delegation says | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... wage an offensive action to deal with a long-term threat, that's when Congress needs to act," said Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine , one of Obama's earliest supporters in his first presidential campaign and a strong advocate for action against the Islamic ...

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