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  1. Rep. Schock receives 2014 Lewis-Houghton Leadership AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Illinoisreview

    Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock received the 2014 Lewis-Houghton Leadership Award at a Fall Gala hosted by the Faith and Politics Institute. The award recognizes leaders who have "exhibited conscience, courage, and compassion in their roles as public servants."

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  2. Jones poised to keep GOP leaders post held since 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Townsend Times

    House Minority Leader Brad Jones says he has the votes to be re-elected to lead the Republican caucus in 2015. Jones loyalists in May delivered a vote of confidence in the veteran North Reading Republican in the face of criticism of his leadership from a small, vocal group of conservative House lawmakers.

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  3. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Lucianne.com

    Civil rights icon and Congressman John Lewis believes that Ferguson is a "turning point" for the modern civil rights movement, and that the nation will see massive protests if a grand jury does not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. While appearing on Roland Martin's radio show, Rep. Lewis was asked whether the numerous stories of African-American men being shot by police - Brown's death chief among them - was "the modern-day Selma", referring to the 1963 march that saw hundreds of protestors beaten and arrested for demanding African-American voting rights.

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  4. Pelosi Defiant: 'When Was the Last Time You Asked Mitch McConnell' if He's Too Old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Roll Call

    In her first public remarks since Election Day last week, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defended her decision to run to keep her post atop the House Democratic Caucus, and doesn't sound likely to relinquish it anytime soon. "I don't understand why this question should even come up," the California Democrat said at a press conference Thursday.

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  5. Review: 'Dumb and Dumber To' lives up to its titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Brush News-Tribune

    ... critics when it was released in late 1994 - back when Jim Carrey seemed like he had the potential to be the next Jerry Lewis. But no one could have foreseen the effect this ridiculous tale of a couple of idiots traveling cross country to return a ...

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  6. A Rose by Any Other Name: It's Time to Bring Earmarks Back to Defense R&D | CommentaryRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... strike since 9/11, the Predator began with a series of earmarks secured by Republican Reps. Buck McKeon and Jerry Lewis of Southern California. The local beneficiary of their efforts was a small, eight-person shop: General Atomics Aeronautical ...

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  7. The Real War on WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | American Thinker

    Americans should be outraged over the abusive, brutal, and horrific death of Colleen Hufford. Many Americans might not recognize the name until how she died is mentioned: she is the working mother and grandmother who was beheaded on September 25th in Oklahoma by a Muslim extremist.

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  8. Random ArticleRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... Don Perata were also there, as was San Bernardino Mayor Pat Morris and the as-of-Wednesday-unindicted U.S. Rep. Jerry Lewis. And looming both literally and figuratively above them all was the First Man of California himself, Gov. Arnold ...

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  9. What I Do Not UnderstandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... it was that." David Obey, then chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, met with his GOP counterpart, Jerry Lewis, to explain what Democrats had in mind for the stimulus and ask what Republicans wanted to include. "Jerry's response was, 'I'm ...

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  10. Dead trees spell troubleRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Alpenhorn News

    ... million the community was able to receive during the last bark beetle crisis in early 2000 through Congressman Jerry Lewis and Senator Diane Feinstein. 'If nobody wants to speak out of turn, ... I honestly think that we need as a community its time ...

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  11. ELECTION 2014: Palo Verde Community College District Board of Trustees raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Palo Verde Valley Times

    ... three district residents hoping to claim a seat are Beverly Mays, Samuel Burton, and Suzanne Woods. Incumbent Jerry Lewis, of Needles, ran unopposed in San Bernardino County resulting in an automatic placement on the board. In the Wednesday, Oct. 1, ...

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  12. ELECTION 2014: Palo Verde Community College District Board of Trustees raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Palo Verde Valley Times

    ... three district residents hoping to claim a seat are Beverly Mays, Samuel Burton, and Suzanne Woods. Incumbent Jerry Lewis, of Needles, ran unopposed in San Bernardino County resulting in an automatic placement on the board. In the Wednesday, Oct. 1, ...

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  13. From the Archives: House GOP Leadership Then and NowRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Power Line

    ... aggressive in their opposition to Obama. Just take in these five minutes of my conversation with Rep. Jerry Lewis of California, the Republican who was the Number 3 person in the House GOP hierarchy back then (though I was always given to think he ...

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  14. Senate race in Mesa mimics past hostilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... the use of tactics so bold they bordered on comical: One infamous campaign mailer falsely alleged opponent Jerry Lewis stole backpacks from homeless children; another move involved supporters putting up sham candidate Olivia Cortes to siphon votes ...

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  15. From 'Star Trek' To LGBT Spokesman, What It Takes 'To Be Takei'Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... stereotyped roles. Until, one day, my agent came up with me for this - as they called it "opportunity" - in a Jerry Lewis movie. He said, "Jerry Lewis movies make tremendous money at the box office. They're very successful and it's very important ...

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  16. The Biggest Celebrity Home Flippers: Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Aniston, Jeremy Renner, And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... some half dozen properties. One of Hollywood's most prolific flippers is actor Brad Blumenthal, who played Jerry Lewis in Pulp Fiction, and has flipped 16 homes in that many years, according to the Los Angeles Times . Blumenthal's latest: a Sunset ...

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  17. Candidate filing open for Nov. 4 general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Palo Verde Valley Times

    ... Lincoln Edmond, and George Thomas currently represents the Riverside County portion of the district while Jerry Lewis's (Needles, California) seat is on the ballot for San Bernardino county residents. Palo Verde Health Care District have three seats ...

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  18. "It was, bar none, the worst legislative process I've ever been through,"Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Balloon Juice

    Some of the most stirring testimony, though, came from Glazier, who as a lawmaker watched the measure unfold up close.

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  19. Random ArticleRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2009 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... my deputies will be present to accomplish." His government-issued smile gleaming opportunistically, Congressman Jerry Lewis ( R-Judas ) hosts a Town Hall-style meeting at the University of Redlands to stoke the fear and ignorance of his ...

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  20. Oklahoma schools chief: teachers union behind lossRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A former dentist who has served as Oklahoma's superintendent of schools for the past 3A1 2 years said Wednesday that unionized teachers and the long-entrenched school administrators were to blame for her embarrassingly poor re-election bid and complained that no school district in the state has pushed children to reach their academic potential.

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