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  1. NY hot dog vendor accused of price gouging firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... this morning. It said her friend Josh Barron had died. "It just hit home," she said. Anderson met up with Adam Smith, another good friend of Barron's, Tuesday to reminisce and remember a great man. SPOKANE, Wash. - Our country's oldest living ...

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  2. Time to scrap the WEDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... roup of favored recipients, we should leave it in the hands of consumers to support businesses of their choosing. Adam Smith's invisible hand should be guiding the economy without the other hand checking campaign finance records.

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  3. Democrats Have Good Reason to Want Alan Grayson Out of Senate RaceRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Sunshine State News

    ... the Tampa Bay Times and the Democrat went ballistic, unleashing a barrage of insults and obscenities at reporter Adam Smith. Needless to say, the story went national, no surprise considering Grayson is thinking of running for the Senate in 2016. The ...

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  4. House defies Obama veto threat, passes defense policy billRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | KTMF

    ... the budget caps put in place by Congress will have a significant negative effect on our military," said Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, the panel's chairman, has ...

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  5. Cheri Bustos Votes to Close GITMO, Move Terrorists to American SoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Illinoisreview

    Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted on Thursday to support an amendment proposed by Rep. Adam Smith to the National Defense Authorization Act ,which would close Guantanamo Bay. "Cheri Bustos needs to put the safety and protection of Illinoisans ahead of her party's desire to release terrorists from Guantanamo Bay," said NRCC Communications Director Katie Martin.

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  6. House passes bill for Congress to review Iran nuclear dealRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    ... or not, we all support the brave men and women of our military who defend this country," said Washington Rep. Adam Smith, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. "Speaker Boehner is only implying otherwise in order to score cheap ...

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  7. Defense bill passes House; Obama has threatened veto over spending cap issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Contra Costa Times

    ... that Republicans won't attempt to do end-runs around the spending caps when it comes to domestic spending. Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, urged his colleagues to vote against the ...

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  8. U.S. House passes defense bill with protections for McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst military baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of the budget, and shortchange other portions that are vitally important to the future of our country," said Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), the top Democrat on Armed Services. President Obama visited McGuire Air Force Base on Monday to thank thousands ...

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  9. House passes $612B defense policy bill despite veto threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Fox News

    ... that Republicans won't attempt to do end-runs around the spending caps when it comes to domestic spending. Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, urged his colleagues to vote against the ...

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  10. House passes Defense spending bill Obama plans veto possible government shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Examiner.com

    ... reached before the start of the new fiscal year. The ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee Rep. Adam Smith (WA) is concerned about a government shutdown. "All I am saying is we should start now instead of risking another government ...

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  11. With Billions for Back-Door Slush Fund, Military Dodges Austerity in House BudgetRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Common Dreams

    ... "We will not let defense out from under the budget caps and keep everything else under it," said Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) on Thursday. However, historically Democrats have also consistently pressed for historically high levels of military funding, ...

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  12. Wreckage of Marine helo found in Nepal - House NDAA nears completion - SASC leaders split on NDAARead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Politico

    ... told reporters yesterday. "This vote is about whether you support our men and women in uniform." - And Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) fired back in a statement: "Speaker Boehner says it is 'shameful' for Democrats to vote against this year's NDAA, ...

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  13. House passes Iran review bill, sending it to Obama's desk for signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Post

    ... will give Congress the opportunity to review and play an active role in evaluating any agreement with Iran," Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), the ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, said. "The bipartisan legislation the House passed ...

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  14. Sh*t happened 5/14/15: Alan Grayson is kind of a toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... district - and one of the guys eyeing Rubio's Senate seat - called Tampa Bay Times politics editor Adam Smith 'a shitting robot' who 'goes around shitting on people.' Alan Grayson is a blustery self-conscious hairpiece trumpeting its own ...

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  15. Defense budget fight hits House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Politico

    ... no matter how good a job he does, we are all in a very small box because of" the Budget Control Act, said Rep. Adam Smith of Washington, the top Democrat on the Armed Services Committee. "That box is tough to work your way around in no matter how ...

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  16. Defense budget hits resistance in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Stars and Stripes

    ... a solid foundation for future generations, then we cannot ensure our national security in the long term," Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., the Armed Services ranking member, said in a statement arguing against the domestic caps. The use of the Overseas ...

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  17. Democratic opposition rising against defense spending billRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Washington Times

    ... of the budget and shortchange other portions that are vitally important to the future of our country," said Rep. Adam Smith of Washington, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. Overall, the bill authorizes $515 billion in ...

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  18. Trade Votes of Past Point to Obama's Troubles AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Roll Call

    ... only two of the 25 who supported the Bush fast-track bill are still in office: Susan A. Davis of San Diego and Adam Smith of suburban Seattle, two major exporting and shipping hubs. By contrast, 61 who voted "no" are still House members and account ...

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  19. In House bill, arms makers wrote their own rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Politico

    ... proposal, which was put together in coordination with the House Armed Services Committee's ranking Democrat, Adam Smith of Washington state, would cut the paperwork required of Pentagon program managers. It would also make it easier for program ...

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  20. House committee approves Israeli missile defense fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Times of Israel

    ... as $267.6 million in research and development funds. Reps. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas), the committee chairman, and Adam Smith (D-Washington), its ranking Democrat, initiated the allocation as an amendment to the 2016 National Defense Authorization ...

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