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  1. From Silicon Valley to Silicon WadiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jerusalem Post

    ... including Mel Levine, and he was chief of staff for Brad Sherman. His brother and sister both worked for Howard Berman, a Congressman from California. These experiences honed his interest in Democratic Party politics and an understanding of the ...

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  2. Grassley Law Helps Justice Department Recover $3 Billion Taxpayer MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... the annual recovery has exceeded $5 billion. The amendments Grassley championed 25 years ago along with Rep. Howard Berman of California strengthened the Civil War-era False Claims Act which was originally signed into law by President Abraham ...

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  3. Waxman honored at UCLA HillelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Jewish Journal

    ... some ways - most important of all - he was a legislator who could not be intimidated," said former U.S. Rep. Howard Berman, a close friend of Waxman's from their days as students at UCLA. Former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson, a Republican from Wyoming, ...

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  4. Brad Sherman Re-Elected In California House RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Switched

    ... worked as an attorney at a CPA firm. In 2012, he faced an ugly re-election battle against fellow Democrat Howard Berman in California's first open primary election cycle. Mark Reed, a Los Angeles Republican, challenged Sherman in this year's ...

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  5. Iranian-American Civic Organization Hosts Fourth Biennial Civic Action ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | PRWeb

    ... community. The Iranian-American Jewish community will honor Congressman Henry Waxman, former Congressman Howard Berman, and Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky for their combined century of public service. The Conference will also host candidates for local ...

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  6. Cardenas and Sherman for Congress from San Fernando Valley: EndorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | LA Daily News

    ... for the recent widenings of the 405 and 5 freeways. After winning a bitter election against fellow Democrat Howard Berman in 2012, Sherman will have a much easier time against Republican Mark Reed, a businessman, producer and rancher who has sought ...

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  7. Kuehl and Shriver clash on environmental law at supervisor debateRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... er of Commerce and other business groups, a construction trades union, Westside activists and former U.S. Rep. Howard Berman.

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  8. ANCA Launches Campaign On Turkey Return Of ChurchesRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Groong

    ... a measure (H.Res.306), spearheaded by Chairman Royce and then House Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Democrat Howard Berman (D-CA), which was overwhelmingly adopted by the House of Representatives on Dec 13, 2011. That resolution set the groundwork ...

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  9. ANCA launches campaign on Turkey return of churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    ... a measure (H.Res.306), spearheaded by Chairman Royce and then House Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Democrat Howard Berman (D-CA), which was overwhelmingly adopted by the House of Representatives on Dec 13, 2011. That resolution set the groundwork ...

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  10. When Reagan and GHW Bush took bold executive action on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Hill

    ... rights group called this "contrary to the American tradition of keeping families together." And as Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) told the INS, "If you have the discretion to protect children, why not a family?" In July 1989, the Senate moved to ...

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  11. U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman endorses Sheila Kuehl for county supervisorRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... bly Speaker Bob Hertzberg, former Clinton Administration Secretary of Commerce Mickey Kantor, former U.S. Rep. Howard Berman and former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan.

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  12. Election 2012: The media's giving treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... (See Table Below). The biggest winners of the media's giving tree for 2011-2012 include U.S. Congressman Howard Berman (D-CA), U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), and U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN). All three received significant funds from Comcast, ...

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  13. New nonprofit seeks to cut off funding for extremist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... a leader of the new group. Other leaders of the group include former House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Howard Berman, D-Calif., former State Department official and George W. Bush adviser Elliott Abrams, Dennis Ross, President Bill Clinton's ...

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  14. Elliott Broidy Continues to Spark Positive Change 7 years after Raoul Wallenberg AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | CNN

    Elliott Broidy is making good on the trust that comes with a prestigious award, even 7 years later. His latest efforts to support homeless youth, education initiatives and free trade build upon decades of advocacy.

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  15. Longtime California legislator John Foran diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... years later, following a months-long power struggle with a third faction from Southern California, headed by Howard Berman. Both as an assemblyman and later as a state senator, Foran was a major figure in recasting vital transportation services in ...

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  16. Long-time California legislator John Foran diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... years later, following a months-long power struggle with a third faction from Southern California, headed by Howard Berman. Both as an assemblyman and later as a state senator, Foran was a major figure in recasting vital transportation services in ...

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  17. Amid declining Jewish caucus in Congress, rising concerns over communal influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    Jewish House members, present and past, clockwise from top left, John Yarmuth, Nita Lowey, Jerrold Nadler, Henry Waxman, Brad Sherman and Howard Berman. /JTA From 31 in 2009 to a likely 19 in January, the unofficial Jewish caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives is shrinking fast.

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  18. Henry Waxman's retirement ends era in L.A. Jewish politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Intermountain Jewish News

    When Rep. Henry Waxman, who will turn 75 in September, retires at the end of this year after 46 years in elected office, it will mark more than just the end of a storied career as one of the most prolific lawmakers in Congress. In 2012, Waxman's longtime friend and ally Rep. Howard Berman lost his reelection battle to fellow Rep. Brad Sherman after redistricting left them competing for the same seat.

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  19. Comedy Central against Sector Sanctions on RussiaRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Dallas Blog

    Comedy Central has hired a team of Democrat Party lobbyists to stop President Barry Obama from imposing more 'sector sanctions' against Russia. According to the Free Beacon, "Media giant Viacom is turning to former Democratic Rep. Howard Berman to help it navigate its business in Russia around the latest round of sanctions placed on Putin's regime, according to As reported by the Free Beacon, "Viacom has several media properties that operate in Russia - including MTV Russia, Nickelodeon Russia and Comedy Central Russia.

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  20. LA rep.'s retirement marks end of era for local Jewish politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... career as one of the most prolific lawmakers in Congress. In 2012, Waxman's longtime friend and ally Rep. Howard Berman lost his reelection battle to fellow Rep. Brad Sherman after redistricting left them competing for the same seat. This is also ...

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