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  1. Doctors in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Best of New Orleans

    "The doctor is in the House, and now he's going to the Senate," crowed U.S. Sen. David Vitter on Dec. 6 at the election night victory party for fellow Republican Bill Cassidy . It's possible Louisiana could have two doctors in the Senate by 2016.

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  2. 12-15 10am Garland, BenghaziRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Garland talks to U.S. Congressman John Fleming and Political Analyst Eliot Stonecipher about what happened to the Benghazi scandal, now that it has fallen out of the public eye and the mass media. Are welcome back biz you do in big drag today in.

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  3. Washington Watch: Continuing resolution omnibus makes strange friendsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Advocate

    It's been bit of a strange week in D.C., what with "cromnibus" - a word that, until a month ago, was probably never spoken by anyone in the history of the English language - on the lips of everyone in Congress. If not bedfellows, exactly, the week made for some intriguing associations and behaviors.

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  4. Landrieu built legacy of helping state recover from disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The News-Star

    Until her term ends in early January, Landrieu will remain the only Democratic senator from the Deep South and the only Democrat elected statewide in Louisiana. Landrieu built legacy of helping state recover from disasters Until her term ends in early January, Landrieu will remain the only Democratic senator from the Deep South and the only Democrat elected statewide in Louisiana.

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  5. Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu makes a campaign stop before the Dec. 6 runoff.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Daily World

    Until her term ends in early January, Landrieu will remain the only Democratic senator from the Deep South and the only Democrat elected statewide in Louisiana. Landrieu built legacy of helping state recover Until her term ends in early January, Landrieu will remain the only Democratic senator from the Deep South and the only Democrat elected statewide in Louisiana.

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  6. Reps. Fleming, Marino Typify GOP Split on Amnesty in Budget BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | News Max

    Rep. John Fleming voted against the $1.1 trillion bill to prevent a federal government shutdown on Thursday because it did not fully defund the executive orders President Barack Obama announced last month to provide deportation relief and other benefits to as many as 5 million illegal immigrants. "The main issue for me is that it continues to fund Obama's unlawful, unconstitutional executive amnesty," the Louisiana Republican told Newsmax.

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  7. Stephanie Grace: From maverick to establishmentRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | The Advocate

    Sen. David Vitter, R-La., left, listens as Chuck Adams, with Tempo Insulation. voices his concerns regarding the Affordable Care Act, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in West Monroe, La.

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  8. Conservative Republicans Fleming, Marino Split Over House Funding BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | News Max

    Rep. John Fleming voted against the $1.1 trillion budget bill Thursday because it would not fully defund the executive orders President Barack Obama announced last month to provide deportation relief and other benefits to as many as 6 million illegal immigrants. "The main issue for me is that it continues to fund Obama's unlawful, unconstitutional executive amnesty," the Louisiana Republican told Newsmax.

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  9. Elections Morning Digest: Ted Strickland flirts with a comeback bid against Rob PortmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Daily Kos

    In an interview with the Northeast Ohio Media Group, Strickland said that he plans to make a decision "Certainly within the next two or three months." Strickland acknowledged that he would be 75 on Election Day, which is pretty late to start a career in the seniority-dominated Senate, but said that his health is good.

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  10. Liberals and conservatives gripe about $1.1T billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky. walks through a basement corridor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2014, on the way to a House Republican Conference meeting.

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  11. All Eyes On Nancy Pelosi as Government Shutdown LoomsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bloomberg

    ... what it is," she added. It's unclear exactly how many votes the Republican majority will need. Representative John Fleming, a Louisiana Republican, said at least 40 of 232 House Republicans oppose the measure. A majority of the party- 144 out of 232 ...

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  12. Stopgap spending bill readied; could delay or jeopardize restart suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Trucker

    Exposed to the light of day, a year-end, $1.1 trillion spending bill drew vociferous objections from liberals and milder criticism from conservatives on Wednesday while lawmakers readied a brief, stopgap measure to prevent a government shutdown both parties vowed to avoid. Democrats complained bitterly about a Republican-backed provision in the $1.1 trillion measure to ease regulations imposed on big banks in the wake of the 2008 economic meltdown.

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  13. ...Republicans Fund Amnesty!...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Breitbart.com

    Conservatives who had wanted to see language to block President Obama's executive actions inserted into the massive, must-pass government funding bill are expressing frustration and anger at House Republican leadership's lack of an appetite to fight amnesty now. "The fix is in, which I've been saying all along," Rep. Matt Salmon said after leaving the GOP's conference meeting Wednesday morning.

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  14. House Republicans Scattered on 'Cromnibus' SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Roll Call

    Just hours after releasing the text of a 289,861-word, $1.013 trillion bill to fund the government, House GOP leaders stood before their members Wednesday morning to sell the plan. Lawmakers emerging from the closed-door meeting offered a checkered assessment of the collective response among the rank-and-file, and a true read on the level of support for the bill within the conference might not come until the formal whipping begins later Wednesday afternoon.

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  15. GOP Rep: Leadership Blocked Bill Protecting Churches from Funding AbortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | National Review Online

    House Republicans blocked a legislative rider that would have protected churches in California from being forced to pay for abortions, according to one lawmaker, because they needed Democratic support to pass the CRomnibus. Representative John Fleming tried to have the Abortion Non-Discrimination Act added to the CRomnibus because in response to a new regulation in California that requires all insurance plans to cover elective abortions.

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  16. UPDATE 1-Shutdown wary U.S. Republicans likely to OK funding billRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Reuters

    ... just roll over and capitulate in February if we're not going to fight now," said Republican Representative John Fleming of Louisiana, a Tea Party activist. Besides enjoying a stronger House majority and a new Senate majority next year that will help ...

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  17. Last Chance to Defeat Anti-Gun Funding BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | AmmoLand

    The Boehner-Pelosi ANTI-GUN Government-Funding Deal: "We have to pass it to find out what's in it" "The Republicans [want to] agree to an omnibus continuing resolution [which] will be all the way from now through September 30th. Meaning the Democrats, even though they lost, are going to run the budget show for yet another year, and we're all sitting out here and asking ourselves 'why' and scratching our heads."

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  18. Rank-and-file split on funding billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Hill

    Both House Democrats and Republicans are split over whether to support a $1.1 trillion spending bill that would keep the government open. Republicans emerged from a conference meeting where the bill was presented predicting significant defections on their side of the aisle.

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  19. GOP lawmaker 'very interested' in run for Vitter's Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Hill

    Rep. John Fleming says he's "very interested" in running for Sen. David Vitter's seat should Vitter be elected governor. "Sen. Vitter is quite conservative, and I think we need to replace a good strong conservative with another conservative," he added.

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  20. Federal Duck Stamp cost increase from $15 to $25 awaits Pres. Obama's approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Post-Standard

    Federal legislation that would increase the cost of a Federal Duck Stamp from $15 to $25 awaits President Barack Obama's signature. The cost of the Federal Duck Stamp, which is formally called the "Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp," must be purchased to hunt waterfowl anywhere in this country.

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