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  1. Rep. Roby talks spending bill, CAVHCSRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    This provides full military funding, including new helicopters at Fort Rucker and Navy ships in Mobile. It also allows protection for farmers and foresters from aggressive federal water regulations on ponds and irrigation ditches.

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  2. Congresswoman Martha Roby to discuss implications of Appropriations BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... take control of the Senate. One point of contention has been on the immigration part, but Representative Martha Roby says she still supported the plan in light of these criticisms. Rep. Roby will be visiting WSFA 12 News Wednesday morning to talk ...

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  3. GOP: Wea ll Focus On Jobs And The EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | My Mother Lode

    In the weekly Republican address, Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., thanked the voters of South Carolina for electing him while calling the new Republican majority in the Senate a chance for a "fresh start". I'm deeply honored to have been elected by the hardworking people of South Carolina to represent them in the United States Senate.

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  4. Exit Interview: James Brandell Shares Greatest Regret, Memories of Pop StarsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Roll Call

    He's seen plenty of people - including his fair share of celebrities - come and go during his decade-plus tenure on Capitol Hill. But House Republican aide James Brandell wouldn't trade his time in Congress for anything.

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  5. No 'fireworks' at town hall: Republican Byrne, Democrat Sewell emphasize shared interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Alabama Live

    Those hoping for a partisan slugfest at Monday's congressional town hall meeting with Republican Bradley Byrne and Democrat Terri Sewell would have been disappointed. The representatives, whose districts abut each other in Clarke County, talked about their collegial working relationship and their shared goals.

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  6. Tim Scott Calls Midterms 'a Fresh Start' in GOP Weekly AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Breitbart.com

    In the weekly GOP address, Sen. Tim Scott thanked voters for his election and called the incoming Republican majority in the U.S. Senate an opportunity for a "fresh start." I'm deeply honored to have been elected by the hardworking people of South Carolina to represent them in the United States Senate.

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  7. Tim Scott: Republicans Will Work on Jobs, Economy AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | News Max

    Republicans must work to regain the trust of the American people, South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott said in Saturday's GOP weekly address , and the best way to do that is to work on an agenda that focuses on jobs and the economy. "The mid-term elections put the President's policies on the ballot, and the American people overwhelmingly rejected them by electing Republicans into office all around the country," Scott said.

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  8. Sen. Tim Scott Calls Midterm Elections A Chance for 'Fresh Start' in GOP Weekly AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KSFO AM 560

    In the weekly Republican address, Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., thanked the voters of South Carolina for electing him while calling the new Republican majority in the Senate a chance for a "fresh start." "A Senate controlled by Democrats has blocked many...solutions for years, leaving bills gathering dust instead of spreading success," Scott said.

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  9. Sen. Tim Scott Calls Midterm Elections A Chance for 'Fresh Start' in GOP Weekly AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    In the weekly Republican address, Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., thanked the voters of South Carolina for electing him while calling the new Republican majority in the Senate a chance for a "fresh start." "A Senate controlled by Democrats has blocked many...solutions for years, leaving bills gathering dust instead of spreading success," Scott said.

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  10. Student continues legacy with Naval Academy appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Student continues legacy with Naval Academy appointment Prattville Christian's Pearce Phinney continues legacy with Naval Academy appointment Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: http://on.mgmadv.com/1AnArt5 Pearce Phinney, who has earned an appointment to the Naval Academy, is shown with his parents Sharen and Todd at his home in Prattville, Ala. on Wednesday December 3, 2014.

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  11. VA Secretary wants no waits for mental health careRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Veterans' health care facilities should strive to provide immediate mental health care for any who request it, the leader of the Department of Veterans Affairs said Wednesday in Atlanta amid concern in neighboring Alabama that average wait times are too long. Secretary Robert McDonald spoke with reporters while in the city to attend a conference for veterans who own businesses.

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  12. Networks Yawn at Second Benghazi Hearing; Find Time for Royal Twins in Monaco, Slovakian Lake InsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | NewsBusters.org

    The House Select Committee on Benghazi that is looking into the 2012 terror attacks in Libya held another hearing on Wednesday and focused on the lack of sufficient security that was in place in Benghazi which, based on the hearing, remains the case across many State Department facilities. When it came to the major broadcast networks reporting on the hearing, the "big three" of ABC, CBS, and NBC all punted and refused to cover it in any capacity during their evening newscasts.

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  13. Gowdy: Benghazi probe needed to boost U.S. securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Aiken Standard

    The chairman of a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya said Wednesday he is 'keenly aware' that many people from both parties believe there is nothing left to investigate after a series of congressional and internal reviews, including a House report that found no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees. But Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said that 'some of those very same folks who now tell us to move on did not believe we should have investigated Benghazi in the first place.'

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  14. Gowdy: Benghazi probe needed to boost US securityRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The chairman of a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya said Wednesday he is "keenly aware" that many people from both parties believe there is nothing left to investigate after a series of congressional and internal reviews, including a House report that found no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees. But Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said that "some of those very same folks who now tell us to move on did not believe we should have investigated Benghazi in the first place."

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  15. Representative Roby addresses veteran suicide rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Recent reports show the average wait time for new mental health patients in the Central Alabama Veterans System is now up to 67 days. Representative Martha Roby said the wait is downright dangerous for veterans, especially when discussing the alarming suicide rate among this group.

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  16. Wait times for Central Alabama Veterans Affairs still high, statistics showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... care are waiting an average of 67 days. Only three systems in the country have higher waits. U.S. Representative Martha Roby says two months is far too long for a veteran to wait for care. Roby also says she would like to see the system make better ...

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    Saturday Dec 6 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Veterans Affairs statistics show new patients at the central Alabama system still have among the highest waits for mental health care. New patients seeking mental health care are waiting an average of 67 days.

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  18. Long waits for mental health care at Alabama VARead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Washington Times

    Veterans Affairs statistics show new patients at the central Alabama system still have among the highest waits for mental health care. New patients seeking mental health care are waiting an average of 67 days.

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  19. Rep. Gary Palmer's staff choices reflect his conservative background, emphasis on federal budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Alabama Live

    A month before taking office, newly elected Republican Congressman Gary Palmer has tapped two key members for his new staff. And if work history is any indication, it appears Palmer - who enjoyed endorsements from many leading conservative groups - is building a staff to support those efforts.

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  20. Roby Responds to Increased Wait Times at Central Alabama VARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WTVY Dothan

    New data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs shows the already-long wait times for veterans seeking mental health services has gotten worse in Central Alabama. New veteran patients seeking mental health care must wait an average of 67 days, up from the 56 day average reported in May. Such a digression represents a disservice to veterans and a serious public safety issue, U.S. Representative Martha Roby said.

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