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  1. Time for Women on US Paper Money? Obama says it's a 'pretty good idea'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... Queen, the Duke of Wellington, Newton, and Florence Nightingale have been on bank notes with Winston Churchill, Adam Smith and Jane Austen to appear in the near future. I remember one Scottish bank had a special edition with Jack Nicklaus on it. It ...

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  2. Iraq Wants Thousands More Hellfire MissilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Defense Tech

    ... supportive, but sell us - give us something to work with," he said during a hearing on Tuesday, referring to Rep. Adam Smith, D-Washington. Steven Biddle, a professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, ...

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  3. House Panel Condemns Obama For Bergdahl Swap With TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Vietnam War and said it was "an article of faith among our military that we leave no service member behind." Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the top Democrat on the committee, offered an alternative to express the sense of the House that the ...

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  4. House panel condemns Obama for prisoner swapRead the original story

    Tuesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Vietnam War and said it was "an article of faith among our military that we leave no service member behind." Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the top Democrat on the committee, offered an alternative to express the sense of the House that the ...

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  5. House committee rebukes Obama over Bergdahl dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Navy Times

    ... the legal basis for that claim and the imminent danger faced by Bergdahl just before the deal was struck. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., the committee's ranking Democrat, said he was dismayed by the decision to exclude Congress from any negotiations and ...

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  6. Six challengers take on incumbent DelBene for CongressRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | HeraldNet

    ... ran for Congress as a Democrat in 2010 against Rep. Dave Reichert, R-WA. and as a Republican in 2012 against Rep. Adam Smith, D-WA. This time he is again running as an "independent populist Republican who is fiscally conservative and moderate on

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  7. Six challengers take on incumbent DelBeneRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | HeraldNet

    ... ran for Congress as a Democrat in 2010 against Rep. Dave Reichert, R-WA. and as a Republican in 2012 against Rep. Adam Smith, D-WA. This time he is again running as an 'independent populist Republican who is fiscally conservative and moderate on ...

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  8. Doe Run CEO Testifies on Critical Risks Facing Minerals Industry...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | PRWeb

    Today, The Doe Run Company's president and CEO, Jerry Pyatt, calls for the need to protect the nation's domestic minerals supply in a testimony before the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.

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  9. Syrian death toll and extremist threat increases, but the U.S. does littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... Senior congressional staff consulted about the plan told the administration to go back to the drawing board. Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), usually an administration ally, pointed out at a hearing that the White House was making little effort to sell ...

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  10. In Our View/Gaza, Israel and Ukraine: The long, hard road to peaceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | HeraldNet

    ... summer-loving constituency, mostly errs on the side of silence. There are a couple of exceptions, including Rep. Adam Smith, D-Bellevue, the ranking member on the House Armed Services Committee. "We must do whatever we can to achieve a ceasefire in ...

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  11. The Jeff Recommends: PrimaryRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Grubb Street

    ... with the notable exception of US House of Representatives for the 9th District, which will probably be incumbent Adam Smith versus the guy who will lose to Adam Smith. That's because Adam Smith (no, not the guy who wrote about the Invisible Hand) is ...

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  12. Return Adam Smith to Congress | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... elect a representative to the U.S. House of Representatives for District 9. That person is incumbent U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Bellevue. Now in his ninth term, the former prosecutor has a firm understanding of Federal Way and has shown leadership in ...

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  13. House Lawmakers Critical of Proposed Counterterrorism FundRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Roll Call

    ... to refuel an aircraft carrier, there is nothing in this language that stop you from doing that,' Washington Rep. Adam Smith , the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, said during the hearing. 'We've got to fence it in somehow. And my ...

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  14. Lawmakers challenge spending billions more on warsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Crescent-News.com

    ... rebels. "You need to do better than (saying), 'It's classified, so we really can't talk about it,' " said Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the armed services panel's senior Democrat. "For the United States Congress to vote to train and equip ...

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  15. Defense Officials Endure Tough House Panel On Counterterrorism FundingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... rather than from the department." That tone lasted to the session's end, two hours later, when ranking member Adam Smith (D-Wash.) said of the counterterrorism proposal, "This is really poorly drafted," adding, "That's why it never hurts to talk to ...

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  16. Key Hill Dem to Pentagon Leaders: I Don't Trust YouRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Foreign Policy

    ... 16. And though the criticism came from both parties, the harshest words came from the panel's top Democrat, Rep. Adam Smith of Washington. "If you wanted to use this money to refuel an aircraft carrier, there is nothing in this language to stop you ...

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  17. Who Has Time for Legislating Anyway? | K Street FilesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Roll Call

    ... and when you have to spend an increasing amount of those asking people for cash, something has to give," said Adam Smith, spokesman for Public Campaign, which advocates for public financing of elections. "And what gives, I think, is the job you're ...

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  18. House Panels Act on Lerner ResolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Roll Call

    ... Armed Services make no recommendation on how the House should handle Stockman's resolution. The ranking Democrat, Adam Smith of Washington, concurred and said that the referral of the resolution surprised him. "Given the subject matter here I find ...

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  19. DOD proposes wider use of Afghanistan war fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Stars and Stripes

    ... something we think about all the time: 'How do we get out of this readiness trough over the coming years?'" Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., ranking member of the committee, said the military needs to create some guidelines for OCO expenditures if it wants ...

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  20. Search for Lois Lerner's lost emails leads to NSARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CBS News

    ... they are not standing in the way of the new approach. The top Democrat on the Armed Services Committee, Rep. Adam Smith of Washington, said that he thought it was "highly unlikely" they would find any emails but did not object. Stockman, the author ...

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