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  1. California producers fear Mexico, Canada retaliation over labeling lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Inside Bay Area

    California ranchers and their Capitol Hill allies are scrambling to peel away a country-of-origin labeling law they fear will hurt the state. Facing potentially punishing tariffs on U.S. wine, apples, cherries and more, after a World Trade Organization ruling against the United States' labeling requirements for beef and pork, the Californians are mobilizing.

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  2. Impressions From the Scene of Amtrak 188 DerailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Townhall

    The last week has been unimaginably difficult for many Americans who lost friends or family members in the tragic derailment of Northeast Regional Amtrak train 188, which crashed on a curved track just north of downtown Philadelphia on Tuesday evening. Eight lives were lost, eight more individuals remain in critical condition and more than 200 were injured.

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  3. As California withers, federal water bill mired in secrecyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | McClatchy

    Draft copies are tightly held, as if stamped Top Secret. Myriad details are in flux.

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  4. EDITORIAL: Senate hard-liners block NSA reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is asking supporters to sign a petition backing his legislative efforts to end the NSA's collection and storage of Americans' phone records. But other Senate Republicans, including Mitch McConnell, are blocking NSA reform.

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  5. 20 Traitors: Republicans Who Voted To Gut America's Military Using Amnestied Illegal AliensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Breitbart.com

    "Today is a great victory for Americans and lawful immigrants who wish to serve America in our Armed Forces," Brooks said in a statement after the vote. "I asked my colleagues to consider how much American families are struggling in an anemic job and wage market and how much the Gallego amendment makes job and income prospects for Americans even worse. 5 comments

  6. House Rules Committee Debates Defense Bill Putting Illegal Aliens Ahead Of Americans In US MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Breitbart.com

    Congress's efforts to allow illegal aliens to enlist in the U.S. military, endangering national security and shoving American citizens to the back of the line for the benefit of invaders. Today, the House Rules Committee will continue to debate this proposition. 1 comment

  7. Hours after Amtrak crash, House panel nixes increased rail fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | CBS News

    Less than a day after the deadly Amtrak crash on the Northeast corridor between Washington and New York , lawmakers on the House Appropriations Committee voted down a proposal that would have increased funding for U.S. rail infrastructure. Proponents of the measure said it would improve rail safety and help prevent crashes like the one that claimed at least seven lives on Tuesday night , but opponents said their hands were tied by a previous spending agreement.

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  8. Latest GOP Immigration Showdown Headed to Floor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Roll Call

    Gallego's pro-immigration language in the defense spending bill could imperil the passage of the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act. The question of whether undocumented immigrants should be allowed to serve in the U.S. military - a thorny debate that has split Republicans in the House - is headed for a risky floor vote.

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  9. Bill Endorsing Illegal Immigrants To Serve In Military Splits GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | National Public Radio

    DREAM Action Coalition Co-Director Cesar Vargas, at a news conference on Capitol Hill in 2014. He wants children brought to the U.S. illegally to be allowed to serve in the military.

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  10. Dems, GOP ready to act if Supreme Court axes House districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | SFGate

    In this April 17, 2012 file photo, Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Vulnerable House incumbents are fattening their campaign accounts as the Supreme Court approaches a decision on a case that could force legislatures to reshape congressional districts in 13 states or more, perhaps in time for next year's elections.

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  11. Top Boehner spokesman joining Jeb Busha s teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Washington Post

    Former Florida Governor and probable 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, N.H. in April. A top aide to House Speaker John A. Boehner is moving to Florida to advise presumed GOP presidential contender Jeb Bush as he prepares to launch his campaign.

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  12. Government without imagination to one with much moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    Rep. Jeff Denham , who was the first GOP House member to sign on to a Democrat-led comprehensive immigration reform bill, said Thursday that the effort shouldn't be declared dead yet. Rest assure that the present Congress has zero imagination .

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  13. Immigration debate roils GOPRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    Martin Matishak and Cristina Marcos in The Hill report on a battle brewing among House Republicans on immigration. "A group of dissident Republicans in the House are clashing with their colleagues on President Obama's deferred deportation program for illegal immigrants. 1 comment

  14. GOP Clashing Over Immigration ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | News Max

    House Republicans from heavily Hispanic districts are bucking party leadership on President Barack Obama's deferred deportation program for illegal immigrants, The Hill reports. California Rep. Jeff Denham is leading the effort to allow some type of legal status for illegals who came to the country as children.

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  15. Arizona among states waiting for redistricting falloutRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Vulnerable House incumbents are fattening their campaign accounts as the Supreme Court approaches a decision on a case that could force legislatures to reshape congressional districts in 13 states or more, perhaps in time for next year's elections. Political advisers from both parties say Republican-run Arizona and Democratic-led California are the likeliest states where lawmakers could need to redraw House district lines if the plaintiffs prevail.

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  16. Court decision could open door for redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Daily Republic

    Vulnerable House incumbents are fattening their campaign accounts as the Supreme Court approaches a decision on a case that could force legislatures to reshape congressional districts in 13 states or more, perhaps in time for next year's elections. Political advisers from both parties say Republican-run Arizona and Democratic-led California are the likeliest states where lawmakers could need to redraw House district lines if the plaintiffs prevail.

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  17. Arizona redistricting case could shake up Valley congressional districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Fresno Bee

    David Valadao, the Republican from Hanford, might see his 21st District seat greatly altered if new political boundaries get redrawn. A political battle is raging next door in Arizona that could have major ramifications in California - especially in the central San Joaquin Valley.

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  18. House districts in at least 13 states could change if justices nix independent commissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Star Tribune

    Vulnerable House incumbents are fattening their campaign accounts as the Supreme Court approaches a decision on a case that could force legislatures to reshape congressional districts in 13 states or more, perhaps in time for next year's elections. Political advisers from both parties say Republican-run Arizona and Democratic-led California are the likeliest states where lawmakers could need to redraw House district lines if the plaintiffs prevail.

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  19. Conservatives Set for Immigration Fight on Defense BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Roll Call

    Gallego's amendment supporting the rights of undocumented immigrants to serve in the military has been targeted by House conservatives. Last week, the House Armed Services Committee voted 33-30 for an amendment to the fiscal 2016 National Defense Authorization Act that would encourage the Pentagon to affirm undocumented immigrants should be permitted to serve in the military.

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  20. Republicans Gear Up For A Clash With Democrats Over Funneling Illegals Into MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Daily Caller

    The House is back in session from recess next week, and GOP Rep. Steve King intends to jump straight into controversy by eliminating defense bill provisions that may permit illegal immigrants to join the military. First introduced by Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego of Arizona, the original amendment urges the Secretary of Defense to pick illegals for a shrinking pool of spots in the nation's armed forces, instead of Americans.

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