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  1. The New Indian LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Politico

    November wasn't kind to the political power of Indian-Americans. In the hundreds of congressional and gubernatorial races across the country, only five Indian-American candidates were on the ballot.

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  2. Notable deaths last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Daily Herald

    ... as "General Hospital" and "Perry Mason," and films such as "Girl Happy" with Presley and "Three on a Couch" with Jerry Lewis. It was on that film she met her husband, actor Gary Collins, who died in 2012. • Ernest Brace, a civilian who was ...

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  3. Oprah-produced film on Rep. Lewis gets DC premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Hill

    WE HEAR: Rep. John Lewis rubbed elbows with Oprah Winfrey as one of the former talk show queen's special guests over the weekend at a California screening of the upcoming film, "Selma." Winfrey and Brad Pitt are the producers behind the historical drama about the 1965 voting rights marches from Selma, Ala.

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  4. Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Jackson Sun

    ... as "General Hospital" and "Perry Mason," and films such as "Girl Happy" with Presley and "Three on a Couch" with Jerry Lewis. It was on that film she met her husband, actor Gary Collins, who died in 2012. Mobley Collins was also a documentarian, ...

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  5. TDS / ColbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Kos

    ... written by Lear, and within days his career in television began. Before long his work with Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis (and later Martha Raye and George Gobel) made him the highest-paid comedy writer in the country, and he was spending his summers ...

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  6. Jeff Shockey Goes for the Reverse Revolving Door AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Roll Call

    ... the House Appropriations Committee. Shockey's start on Capitol Hill was in 1991 as a staff assistant for ex-Rep. Jerry Lewis, R-Calif. He worked his way up to legislative director for Lewis before going to work in 1999 for the government relations ...

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

    Monday Nov 24 | 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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  8. 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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  9. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  10. Pelosi Defiant: 'When Was the Last Time You Asked Mitch McConnell' if He's Too Old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | 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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  11. Review: 'Dumb and Dumber To' lives up to its titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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    Oct 28, 2014 | 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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