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  1. Congressional Republicans Rail Against Legalization of MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTKS-FM Maitland

    Florida congressman John Mica does not want medical marijuana to ruin the beautiful Sunshine State , and he's doing anything to stop it.

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  2. Fla. judge orders special session for new congressional mapRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... voters would be the most effected, predicting that the districts of Corrine Brown, Dan Webster, Alan Grayson, John Mica and neighboring districts would be shifted. from researchers at the University of Hong Kong and the Indiana University estimates ...

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  3. Experts say to vote despite congressional map issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... YOU HAVE ALREADY CAST AB SEN TEEN BALLOTS IN THE CONGRESSIONAL RACE THAT'S INCLUDE REPUBLICANS DAN WEBSTER OR JOHN MICA OR THE CONTEST INVOLVING DEMOCRATS CORRINE BROWN AND ALAN GRAYSON. THOSE VOTES MAY NOT COUNT. THE JUDGE HAS BEEN PRESIDING OVER ...

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  4. Judge orders new congressional districtsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Jacksonville-to-Orlando District 5 seat above 50 percent by removing those voters from a seat won by U.S. Rep. John Mica , R- Winter Park . Webster 's district had been given a "finger-like appendage" of white voters out of neighboring, heavily ...

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  5. House GOP weighs tough new immigration billsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... to work out any compromise before Congress returns in September. Emerging from a closed-door GOP meeting, Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., rejected the notion that it was a pointless exercise since the Senate won't act. "It'll be the template for what needs ...

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  6. GOP Wants Federal Stoned Driving StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2013 | High Times

    ... given the title, "Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Operating While Stoned." During the proceedings, Representative John Mica, chairman of the Government Operations Subcommittee, demanded the implementation of stricter policies on states that have ...

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  7. Ahead of recess, House GOP weighs new border security billRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... to work out any compromise before Congress returns in September. Emerging from a closed-door GOP meeting, Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., rejected the notion that it was a pointless exercise since the Senate won't act. ''It'll be the template for what needs ...

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  8. As Congress Goes on Vacation Senate GOP Leaders Block Border PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... to work out any compromise before Congress returns in September. Emerging from a closed-door GOP meeting, Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., rejected the notion that it was a pointless exercise since the Senate won't act. "It'll be the template for what needs ...

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  9. GOP to try again on borderRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... a program that defers deportations of certain undocumented people who came to the United States as children. Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.) said he expected the votes would be held by evening, though timing is fluid. "I think it'll be over before it gets ...

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  10. We're not sure why, but Congress takes up matter of driving while highRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... Among the unanswered questions: Would drivers who are "high" travel too fast or too slow for safety? Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who convened the Transportation subcommittee hearing, said he's concerned that growing numbers of drivers on ...

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  11. Driving high questioned on busy day in CongressRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Among the unanswered questions: Would drivers who are "high" travel too fast or too slow for safety? Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who convened the Transportation subcommittee hearing, said he's concerned that growing numbers of drivers on ...

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  12. Driving While Stoned: Congress Searches for a Test StandardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KBOI-AM Boise

    ... association of THC levels and degrees of impairment are not yet available," Michael said during the hearing. Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., the chairman of the subcommittee, highlighted a device capable of detecting marijuana within four hours of entering ...

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  13. Lawmakers wonder whether marijuana is dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... whether driving cars after smoking marijuana is dangerous and if so, how to measure the danger. Republican John Mica of Florida says it's only after a fatal crash that investigators can determine if a driver has measurable levels of THC in his ...

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  14. Driving high questioned on busy day in US CongressRead the original story

    Thursday | ETaiwanNews.com

    Congressman John Mica, a Republican, convened a hearing Thursday of a Transportation subcommittee.

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  15. Congress Harshes Stoned Drivers' MellowBy Tim MakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Beast

    ... of drug-related transportation fatalities" in the United States. "There is not enough data," he added later. Rep. John Mica, who chairs the government oversight subcommittee who held the hearing, told a story about a friend who he says refuses to go ...

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  16. Anti-pot congressman crusades for THC-testing machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Post

    Rep. John Mica, who once brought a fake joint to a hearing, held another congressional investigation Thursday into the dangers of marijuana, but this time came bearing a new prop.

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  17. Congress says it doesn't know enough about potRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    ... government can adopt an impairment standard. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1n7Iylc Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., is concerned the government does not have enough data about marijuana to set impairment standards. WASHINGTON - ...

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  18. Congressional Republicans Rail Against Legalization Of MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Switched

    During a hearing entitled "Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Operating While Stoned," Rep. John Mica , chairman of the House Subcommittee on Government Operations, said stronger federal regulations on marijuana were needed in light of the wave of states legalizing the drug for medical and recreational uses.

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  19. Driving While Stoned Risky, But No Federal Standard YetRead the original story

    Thursday | Roll Call

    More stoned drivers on the road because of marijuana legalization could be a serious risk, at least according to some lawmakers.

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  20. VIDEO --- The lowdown on driving high: little research on marijuana DUIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    ... the influence of illicit drugs in the past year," said Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va. "From 1999 to 2010," said Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., "the number of crash victims with marijuana in their system has jumped from 4 percent to over 12 percent." While all ...

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