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  1. Rep. Diane Black targeted for a CRomnibusa spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Washington Times

    Conservatives are angry about the so-called "CRomnibus" spending bill that was just passed by the Congress . Many are calling it the "cronybus" bill because it seems everything in that bill was designed to help everyone but real Americans.

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  2. Good Start for Lee HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... mealy-mouthed or the spiteful, depending on which side of an issue was being taken. Witness: U.S. Representative Diane Black (R-6th) accused the president of having "chosen Nashville as a destination to publicly thumb his nose at the American ...

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  3. Obama takes immigration reform campaign to NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Los Angeles Times

    Lilia and Carlos Lepez welcome President Obama to their Nashville restaurant, La Hacienda. Both supporters and protesters demonstrated outside his speech at a nearby outreach center.

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  4. Reps. Blackburn, Black Slam Obama Immigration SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | News Max

    Two Tennessee congressional Republicans slammed President Barack Obama's speech touting immigration reform in Nashville on Tuesday, charging that he was rewarding illegal aliens at the expense of unemployed Americans. "America's workforce participation rate sits at a 36-year low due to the Obama economy," said Rep. Marsha Blackburn.

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  5. Obama praises Nashville's work on immigrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Central Ohio

    Speaking at Casa Azafran, a 2-year old community center in South Nashville that serves many immigrants, the president said Nashville's booming immigrant population is evidence national immigration reform is needed. "Without an actual law ... it's true that a future administration could do something that I think would be very damaging," Obama said.

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  6. GOP Rep: Obama Putting Lawbreakers Ahead of 200,000 Unemployed TennesseansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Breitbart.com

    President Barack Obama is putting lawbreakers ahead of unemployed Tennesseans, Rep. Diane Black argues ahead of President Obama's appearance in The Volunteer State. "More than 200,000 Tennesseans remain out of work, but rather than prioritize their plight, the President is putting the interests of those who have broken our laws ahead of them," Black said Tuesday.

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  7. GOP Representatives Demand Vote, Fairness On AmnestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Daily Caller

    Rank-and-file Republican legislators will ask the House's rules committee Tuesday to allow an anti-amnesty vote during the floor debate over the 2015 government budget. But unless there's huge wave of phone calls from voters to Congress, the request will likely be rejected by GOP leaders prior to a Thursday debate.

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  8. GOP lawmakers support Supreme Court review of Obamacare caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | TheBlaze.com

    Twenty five Republicans from the House and Senate filed a brief Thursday in support of a challenge to a powerful board created by Obamacare that critics say has too much power to decide what services are covered by Medicare. In November, the Goldwater Institute filed a petition asking the Supreme Court to take up its case against the Independent Payment Advisory Board.

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  9. GOP bill would defund immigration orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Hill

    Reps. Ted Poe and Diane Black have introduced legislation to prohibit funding to implement President Obama's executive action on immigration. Their bill, titled The Separation of Powers Act, would block the use of funds for deferring deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally or providing work permits.

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  10. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Daily Kos

    Reps. Ted Poe and Diane Black have introduced legislation to prohibit funding to implement President Obama's executive action on immigration. Their bill, titled The Separation of Powers Act, would block the use of funds for deferring deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally or providing work permits.

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  11. House Republicans introduce bill to defund immigration reform even though there's nothing to defundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Daily Kos

    Reps. Ted Poe and Diane Black have introduced legislation to prohibit funding to implement President Obama's executive action on immigration. Their bill, titled The Separation of Powers Act, would block the use of funds for deferring deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally or providing work permits.

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  12. GOP lawmakers propose 'Separation of Powers Act' to thwart ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | TheBlaze.com

    Two House Republicans have introduced new legislation to block the federal government from implementing President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration. The "Separation of Powers Act," from Reps.

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  13. 2nd Vote app helps consumers apply partisanship to their purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Washington Times

    Holiday shoppers worried about inadvertently supporting left-wing causes when buying that turkey or computer game, take heart: There's an app for that. The Nashville-based company 2nd Vote offers a free app that allows consumers to check a company's score on a liberal-to-conservative scale of 1 to 5. The ratings, which can be accessed via smartphone or the Internet, are based on the business's direct and indirect donations to advocacy groups, as well as corporate sponsorships, lobbying efforts and company policies.

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  14. SMITH: Stopping abortion on demand in ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Washington Times

    A September 2014 report by an independent government watchdog confirmed that Obamacare is replete with abortion on demand and that it is often nearly impossible for consumers to determine whether the plan they are considering includes elective abortion. The Government Accountability Office report detailed that over 1,000 Obamacare plans sold for 2014 include abortion on demand including every single plan sold in my home state of New Jersey.

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  15. Ward Baker to run GOP Senate campaign armRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Politico

    Ward Baker has been tapped to be the next executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, three sources told POLITICO on Friday. Kevin McLaughlin, a senior adviser at the NRSC who oversaw the successful 2014 candidate-training program, will also stay on, likely as deputy executive director.

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  16. Rep. Black: 'American voters aren't stupid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Hill

    Rep. Diane Black took to the House floor on Thursday to blast comments about voter "stupidity" from an Obama administration consultant on the healthcare law. Unearthed videos showed consultant Jonathan Gruber saying that the healthcare law passed because of "the stupidity of the American voter" and a "lack of transparency."

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  17. Election results for Macon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Macon County Times

    Macon County went to the polls last Tuesday, November 4 and approved four different Constitutional amendments. Candidates for the Senate and House of Representatives, as well one local race for the first district's County Commissioner were also decided.

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  18. How Elise Stefanik Became the Youngest Woman Ever Elected to CongressRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Roll Call

    Rep.-elect Elise Stefanik's path to victory in New York reflected the trajectory of the midterms nationally, as Republicans invaded Democratic territory to make double-digit gains in the House. Stefanik defeated a wealthy Democrat, Aaron Woolf, by more than 20 points in a district the president carried just a couple years ago.

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  19. GOP bill looks to scale back IRS involvement in ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    Rep. Diane Black on Monday proposed legislation aimed at ensuring companies aren't forced to routinely report confidential health insurance information on their employees to the IRS. Black's bill is a reaction to language in Obamacare that requires companies to send data to the IRS each month beginning next year, information that could include people's Social Security number and dates of birth.

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  20. GOP bill would ease rules for employer mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Hill

    Rep. Diane Black introduced a bill Monday to strip "onerous" reporting requirements from ObamaCare's employer mandate, while also aiming to protect personal data for millions of workers. Under her bill, employers would no longer be required to report workers' information - such as Social Security numbers and date of birth - on a monthly basis.

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