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  1. An Honesty Gap in the Pay Gap Debate | CommentaryRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Roll Call

    President Barack Obama and the Democratic leadership in Congress have begun rallying this month to a long-suffering legislative solution to gender pay inequities, cocksure that Republican opposition to the measure will weaken the ascendant rabble-rousers ahead of the November midterms.

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  2. Rep. Johnson announces $3.2 million to help homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Congressman Hank Johnson, District 4, today announced DeKalb County area organizations will receive more than $3.2 million from the Department of Housing & Urban Development to fight homelessness.

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  3. District 3 candidates prepare for four-way slugfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The new District 3 on the Fulton County commission has drawn four Republicans to compete for the seat, a contest to be decided in the May 20 primary as no Democrat qualified for the race.

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  4. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  5. Congresswomen upbraid Army for unfair hairstyle regulations: MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    With time running out on a petition seeking a revision on Army regulations that ban certain ethnic hairstyles, the petition's creator, Sgt.

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  6. Bill seeks honor for historic churchRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Congress is exploring whether the historic West Hunter Street Baptist Church in Atlanta meets the criteria for designation in the National Park System.

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  7. Bi-Partisan Letter Calls for Obama to Address #1 Cause of Death Among YouthRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | NewsBlaze

    Rep. Lance and 100+ Bi-Partisan Members Send Letter to President: "Implement the Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan" PABI Plan will combat leading cause of death and disability for American Youth Representative Leonard Lance and 100+ Members today announced a bi-partisan letter to the President urging the implementation of National Pediatric ... (more)

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  8. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  9. Democrats prepare to hammer Paul Ryan's 'Dracula in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | The Raw Story

    ... like a Dracula in sheep's clothing coming in to suck the blood out of the middle class," said Representative Hank Johnson, a Georgia Democrat. Added Democrat Hakeem Jeffries of New York: "It is like a heat-seeking missile aimed directly at the ...

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  10. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  11. US: Democrats relish chance to attack Republicans over austere budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    ... like a Dracula in sheep's clothing coming in to suck the blood out of the middle class," said Representative Hank Johnson, a Georgia Democrat. Added Democrat Hakeem Jeffries of New York: "It is like a heat-seeking missile aimed directly at the ...

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  12. U.S. Democrats relish chance to attack Republicans over austere budgetRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Reuters

    ... like a Dracula in sheep's clothing coming in to suck the blood out of the middle class," said Representative Hank Johnson, a Georgia Democrat. Added Democrat Hakeem Jeffries of New York: "It is like a heat-seeking missile aimed directly at the ...

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  13. Going Where He's Wanted: Obama Boosts Some Vulnerable Democrats in Tight PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | Roll Call

    Rep. Hank Johnson , D-Ga., testifies during a House Budget Committee hearing on budget issues for the 2015 fiscal year on March 25. But a small group of select incumbents are embracing the second-term president, seeking and touting his support on the trail as a badge of honor.

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  14. Obama Boosts Vulnerable Dems in PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | Roll Call

    Rep. Hank Johnson , D-Ga., testifies during a House Budget Committee hearing on budget issues for the 2015 fiscal year on March 25. But a small group of select incumbents are embracing the second-term president, seeking and touting his support on the trail as a badge of honor.

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  15. Bitcoin ATM Comes to Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Time

    Robocoin CEO and co-founder Jordan Kelley uses the Robocoin Bitcoin ATM, during a demonstration of the ATM in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington.

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  16. Obama Boosts Vulnerable Democrats in PrimariesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Roll Call

    But a small group of select incumbents are embracing the second-term president, seeking and touting his support on the trail as a badge of honor.

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  17. Bitcoin ATM unveiled on Capitol HillRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Reuters

    Nevermind the skepticism -- Robocoin CEO Jordan Kelley unveils 'Bitcoin's first ATM' on Capitol Hill.

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  18. First Slice 4/7/14: Search for Waffle House shooter continuesRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    DeKalb County Police are still searching for a suspect who opened fire on Saturday at an off-duty officer at a Waffle House near Decatur.

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  19. Congressional art contest deadline loomsRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Winners will be eligible for $10,000, $5,000 and $2,500 scholarships from the Art Institute of Atlanta or a $3,000-a-year scholarship from the Savannah College of Art and Design.

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  20. Immigration activists bring food fast to AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Immigration rights activists who started a food fast in Los Angeles a month ago brought their campaign to Atlanta to demand immigration reform that would provide a path for citizenship for an estimated 11 million people now considered illegal in this country. 3 comments