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  1. National View: Dana Milbank a " A House Republican steps to the pulpitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Michigan Republican Tim Walberg was a Christian minister before winning election to Congress in 2010 - and he hasn't entirely changed jobs. In a rare Tuesday-night committee meeting at which House Republicans advanced a bill curtailing reproductive rights, Walberg took the even rarer step of lecturing his colleagues on Scripture.

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  2. National View: Dana Milbank - A House Republican steps to the pulpitRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Michigan Republican Tim Walberg was a Christian minister before winning election to Congress in 2010 - and he hasn't entirely changed jobs. In a rare Tuesday-night committee meeting at which House Republicans advanced a bill curtailing reproductive rights, Walberg took the even rarer step of lecturing his colleagues on Scripture.

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  3. News roundup: Chaffetz welcomes Bruce Jenner to the GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Chaffetz welcomes Bruce Jenner to the GOP. Herbert, legislative leaders to meet with Obama administration officials.

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  4. Letter: Sense of directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    It is time for Congress to roll up its sleeves, reach across the aisle and start this meaningful process. Of course, a resolution is just a beginning - a sense of direction.

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  5. Under microscope for gyrocopter, Capitol Police stretched thinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    Members of Congress agreed Doug Hughes is lucky to be alive after his dangerous stunt, based on what they learned about the April 15 gyrocopter landing during closed-door briefings from Capitol law enforcement. But big questions remain unanswered.

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  6. Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz -- We Welcome Bruce JennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | TMZ.com

    It's interesting ... Chaffetz has become a powerful voice promoting the right of privacy. Although it seems Chaffetz is saying live and let live, he clearly has limits because he has opposed both gay marriage and medical marijuana use in the past.

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  7. Milbank: Using Jesus to curtail reproductive rights is incendiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Columbian

    Michigan Republican Tim Walberg was a Christian minister before winning election to Congress in 2010 - and he hasn't entirely changed jobs. In a rare Tuesday night committee meeting at which House Republicans advanced a bill curtailing reproductive rights, Walberg took the even rarer step of lecturing his colleagues on Scripture.

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  8. No more disrespecting the DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Washington Post

    Call it what it is: This week's 20-to-16 party-line vote in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to disapprove the District's Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act is an outright abuse of power. True, Congress, by virtue of Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, has jurisdiction "in all cases whatsoever" over the District.

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  9. DEA chief to retire after Colombia 'sex party' allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Inside Colombia

    The embattled head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration said Tuesday that she plans to retire next month, a move that followed her acknowledgment to Congress last week that some agents had participated in sex parties with prostitutes in Colombia, some paid by drug cartels. Michele Leonhart, a career drug agent who has led the agency since 2007 and the second woman to hold the job, will leave the agency in mid-May, Attorney General Eric Holder said in a statement announcing her retirement.

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  10. Dana Milbank: Gop steps up to the pulpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Michigan Republican Tim Walberg was a Christian minister before winning election to Congress in 2010 -- and he hasn't entirely changed jobs. In a rare Tuesday-night committee meeting at which House Republicans advanced a bill curtailing reproductive rights, Walberg took the even rarer step of lecturing his colleagues on Scripture.

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  11. Lawmaker: Gyrocopter pilot 'lucky to be alive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Click Orlando

    The chairman of the House oversight committee says a Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol without being stopped. Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah told reporters that Doug Hughes is "lucky to be alive" and "should have been blown out of the air."

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  12. GOP congressman demands probe of Park Police for not busting peaceful pot-smoking protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Raw Story

    Representative Jason Chaffetz is pursuing an investigation into the U.S. Park Police for failing to intervene on April 20, when several protestors rolled, distributed, and smoked joints on the National Mall. "It is still a violation of federal law to so blatantly smoke pot on the nation's mall," Chaffetz tells D.C.'s local Fox affiliate .

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  13. In Softball Interview, Chris Matthews Praises Gyrocopter Pilot:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NewsBusters.org

    One week ago tonight, Chris Matthews told his Hardball audience that Florida mailman Doug Hughes should pay for his illegal gyrocopter stunt by being sentenced to community service consisting of Hughes lecturing Congress for an hour on campaign finance reform. Tonight Matthews doubled down on that suggestion and gave Hughes a platform on MSNBC's airwaves.

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  14. Secret Service fail: alarm at president's home broken for more than a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Trend

    In the latest in a series of embarrassing mishaps for the Secret Service, a recent report issued by the DHS's inspector general revealed that the agents assigned to protect former President Bush failed to promptly fix a broken and out-of-date system in his Houston home, Sputniknews reporrted. According to Inspector General John Roth, the agency noticed the alarm failure in September 2013.

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  15. Report: Alarm at G.H.W. Bush home broken for 13 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Click2Houston

    WE ARE LEARNING ABOUT SECURITY CONCERNS SURROUNDING THE TANGLEWOOD HOME OF FORMER PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH AND HIS WIFE, BARBARA. HOMELAND SECURITY RELEASED AN INTERNAL INVESTIGATION REVEALING A SPECIAL ALARM SYSTEM WAS BROKEN FOR MORE THAN A YEAR.

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  16. With Bush 41's home security fail, more trouble for the Secret ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Christian Science Monitor

    As if the US Secret Service needed any more controversy, it turns out that the protection it's supposed to provide former presidents isn't necessarily ironclad. Specifically, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general finds that the alarm system at former President George H.W. Bush's home in Houston was broken for at least 13 months before the Secret Service fixed it.

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  17. Lawmaker: Gyrocopter pilot flew 30 miles in restricted spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, left, and ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummins, D-Md., speak with reporters following a Capitol Hill briefing on security at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Chaffetz says the Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol without being stopped.

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  18. US Secret Service Takes 15 Months to Fix Former President's Home AlarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Big News Network.com

    ... tarnished by agents who hired prostitutes while on assignment in Colombia in 2012. Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House's oversight committee, and Elijah Cummings, the committee's ranking Democrat, said it was "startling ...

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  19. A House Republican steps to the pulpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Michigan Republican Tim Walberg was a Christian minister before winning election to Congress in 2010 - and he hasn't entirely changed jobs. In a rare Tuesday-night committee meeting at which House Republicans advanced a bill curtailing reproductive rights, Walberg took the even rarer step of lecturing his colleagues on Scripture.

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  20. It only took Secret Service 13 months to replace broken alarm system at George H.W. Bush's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Regina Leader Post

    The Secret Service took more than a year to replace a broken alarm system at former president George H.W. Bush's home, raising concerns within the agency about the safety of the Houston residence and the Bush family, according to a government report scheduled to be released Thursday. An agency expert had warned in 2010 that the alarm system, which monitors the property and the house, was aging and likely to fail.

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