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  1. Obama relaxed, upbeat during traditional end-of-year news conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... his party has suffered. "Clearly he's upbeat on the direction that we're heading in the country," said Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Maryland, who spoke by phone with Obama about the new Cuba policy and the release of the congressman's constituent Alan ...

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  2. Obama's RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Politico

    ... with the mission this week began with a call from Rice, who asked him on Monday night if he'd join Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Sen. Pat Leahy (D-Vt.) on the plane the next day. The three lawmakers left around 5 a.m. - a departure Flake hid at ...

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  3. Obama shakes off resignation of recent public appearancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... his party has suffered. "Clearly he's upbeat on the direction that we're heading in the country," said Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), who spoke by phone with Obama about the new Cuba policy and the release of the congressman's constituent Alan ...

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  4. Van Hollen honors fallen local WWII heroRead the original story

    Friday | WUSA-TV Washington

    Van Hollen honors fallen local WWII hero ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Tuesday Congressman Chris Van Hollen presented the family of the late Private First Class Richard Seidell with a Bronze Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1AP5Epc ROCKVILLE, Md.

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  5. Obama, Marco Rubio, Sony CEO: weekend guestsRead the original story

    Friday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... CBS' "Face the Nation," NBC's "Meet the Press" and ABC's "This Week." Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., are guests on "Face the Nation" at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6. Another guest is Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic. ...

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  6. Bob's Blog: A Breakthrough with CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    ... and more. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-N.C.) will be on the show. So will Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), who traveled to Cuba this week to retrieve Alan Gross, an American citizen detained there. And we'll finish the show ...

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  7. Sen. Leahy accompanies American freed from Cuban prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Bennington Banner

    From left, Rep. Chris Van Hollen, Sen. Jeff Flake, Alan Gross and Sen. Patrick Leahy in Havana, Cuba Wednesday morning. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., is being credited by congressional sources as a key player in brokering the release of Alan Gross, a federal subcontractor who was held in a Cuban prison for five years, Politico reported Wednesday.

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  8. Handshake offered notable hint into Gross' emotion after Cuban releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WJLA-TV Arlington

    Congressman Chris Van Hollen, Sen. Jeff Flake, Alan Gross and Sen. Patrick Leahy in Havana Wednesday. And that was one of the more notable things Rep. Chris Van Hollen took away from his initial contact Wednesday with previously detained U.S. contractor Alan Gross after the latter was released by Cuba after a half decade.

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  9. Van Hollen: Gross 'Kept the Faith' While Imprisoned in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Patch.com

    A PHOTO: From left: Congressman Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, Montgomery County resident Alan Gross, and Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont in the airport in Cuba Dec. 17 after Gross was freed from prison. Courtesy of Rep. Van Hollen's office.

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  10. Not much chance of Congress stopping Cuba policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | News Times

    From left, Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., participate in a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, after traveling to Havana earlier today to bring back American prisoner Alan Gross who has been held by the Cuban government. President Barack Obama announced that the United States and Cuba have agreed to re-establish diplomatic relations and open economic and travel ties, marking a historic shift in U.S. policy toward the communist island after a half-century of enmity dating back to the Cold War.

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  11. Alan Gross's diplomatic escortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Fox News

    ... yard signs during your first Congressional campaign 12 years ago. But when the call hit the phone of Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., the number read "Unknown." And while the call indeed came from a constituent, it didn't emanate from Van Hollen's 8th ...

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  12. How revived ties with Cuba came to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Bennington Banner

    From left, Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., participate in a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, after traveling to Havana earlier today to bring back American prisoner Alan Gross who has been held by the Cuban government. President Barack Obama announced that the United States and Cuba have agreed to re-establish diplomatic relations and open economic and travel ties, marking a historic shift in U.S. policy toward the communist island after a half-century of enmity dating back to the Cold War.

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  13. Not much Congress can do about Cuba policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Capitol Hill Blue

    Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., participate in a news conference on Capitol Hill Opponents of President Barack Obama's sudden move to re-establish ties with Cuba have little chance of scuttling his effort in Congress. His initiative faces some strong resistance among lawmakers and opened fissures in both parties.

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  14. The Moment Alan Gross Entered US Airspace After 5 Years in Cuban PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... ce. Flake traveled to Cuba early this morning with Judy Gross, Gilbert, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., to bring Alan Gross back to the United States.

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  15. Can We Send Alan Gross Back to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | American Thinker

    ... Among them were Jill Zuckman of leftist PR firm SKDKnickerbocker, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), and Reps. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Barbara Lee (D-Calif.). SKDKnickerbocker also employs former resident Maoist in the Obama White House Anita Dunn and ...

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  16. Cuba releases Alan Gross; White House announces plans to re-establish ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Force One. He was accompanied by Judy Gross, his wife of more than 44 years and most vocal advocate; Rep. Chris Van Hollen , who was his congressman before he was detained; and other members of Congress . The group touched down at Joint Base Andrews ...

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  17. Pentagon kept in dark on GrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CNN

    ... to Cuba. Gross's wife Judy, his attorney Gilbert, Sens. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Pat Leahy (D-Vt.), Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and an Obama administration national security official arrived at Andrews in Wednesday's pre-dawn hours to board a ...

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  18. Obama Speaks On Relations With Cuba, Release Of Alan GrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Weekend

    President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday on U.S. relations with Cuba, hours after American Alan Gross was released from a Cuban prison, where he'd been for five years. Gross was accompanied back to the U.S. by Rep. Chris Van Hollen and Sens. Patrick Leahy and Jeff Flake .

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  19. If Congress objects to Obama's move on Cuba, what can it do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... He just doesn't like what Mr. Obama did. While Congress can use its budgetary power to deny funds, Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D) of Maryland notes that the US maintains officials in Havana . They are in the old embassy - renovated in 1997 - in what is ...

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  20. Editorial: At long last, U.S. unfreezing relations with CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Dallas Morning News

    This photo courtesy of Sen. Patrick Leahy's office shows Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., attorney Scott Gilbert, Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Judy Gross and Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., en route to Havana to get Gross's husband, Alan. Cuba released Gross, who had been imprisoned for five years, and a Cuban who had spied for the U.S. In exchange, three Cubans jailed in Florida were released by the United States.

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