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  1. Congress can get better marks with nonpartisan forums, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Boston.com

    ... of California-Riverside, and Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. Representative Michael Capuano of Somerville said he was not surprised by the results of the study he participated in almost nine years ago. It only confirmed a ...

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  2. Goldberg back from D.C. talks on muni bonds, financial literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... best practices. While in the capital, Goldberg also met with U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton and Michael Capuano about municipal bonds. She said the representatives understand the importance to cities and towns of keeping investments in ...

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  3. Ryan Ready to Facilitate Long-Term Discussion on Sullivan Sq. TrafficRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

    ... forces in the neighborhood to lead the conversation, as he has the history in working for Congressman Michael Capuano and on regional traffic plans that included Sullivan Square. He also grew up in Charlestown and lives right next to Rutherford ...

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  4. SEC's White says 'closely monitoring' proxy access effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Reuters

    ... vocal questioner on the House of Representatives financial services panel Tuesday was Massachusetts Democrat Michael Capuano, who accused the SEC of standing idly by and not taking more steps to help shareholders. "I think that the shareholder ...

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  5. Massachusetts members of Congress split on cameras in courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WHDH

    ... also must be discretion for judges to prohibit them in specific circumstances," he said. An aide to Rep. Michael Capuano said the congressman had reservations about allowing cameras in federal courtrooms, particularly if they could harm the safety ...

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  6. Lew pressed on Clinton emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Hill

    ... every single one of Clinton's decisions. "Did you ever read Secretary Clinton's regular mail?" asked Rep. Michael Capuano (D-Mass.). "Did you tuck her in at night? Did you make sure she brushed her teeth?" "Maybe other folks don't have anything to ...

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  7. TTD applauds Amtrak billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Lamar Daily News

    ... Shuster and Ranking Democrat Peter DeFazio, as well as Subcommittee Chairman Jeff Denham and Ranking Member Michael Capuano, for crafting this bill and moving it through the House. "As PRRIA advances in the Senate, we will continue to oppose ...

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  8. Pols test out material ahead of 'St. Patrick's Day Month'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Townsend Times

    ... thin skin don't come to a hall like this." The event was crowded with guests, which included Congressman Michael Capuano - though he didn't take a turn at the microphone - four of the state's six statewide elected officers, Senate President Stanley ...

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  9. Massachusetts delegation divided on Netanyahu speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Concord Monitor

    ... policy discussion with partisan gamesmanship." Other members - including Reps. Niki Tsongas, Seth Moulton, Michael Capuano, and Joe Kennedy - said they're planning to attend even though they don't support how House Speaker John Boehner set up the ...

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  10. FHA Premium Cut Keeping Private Sector Out of the Market, Industry ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | National Mortgage News

    ... "would extend the timing of when the fund would be in compliance with the statutory threshold." But Rep. Michael Capuano, D-Mass., who also sits on the Housing and Insurance subcommittee said the argument that the fund is not on the right upward ...

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  11. Yellen defends Fed against Republican charges of biasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Age

    ... Yellen has never met with Garrett, according to Maggie Seidel, a spokeswoman for the representative. Michael Capuano, a Democrat from Massachusetts, came to Yellen's defense. Echoing a line from the film "Casablanca," he said he was "shocked, ...

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  12. Amtrak Funding Bil Isn't Good News for Northeast Corridor PassengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Skift

    ... revenue tied to them in ways rail doesn't. The main obstacle I see is limited space on the calendar." Rep. Michael Capuano (D-Massachusetts), the highest-ranking Democrat on the House rail subcommittee, told Skift this bill would only maintain the ...

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  13. House Bill Would Force Big Banks to Compete in Free MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | American Banker

    ... introduced a bill that makes reform prospects for the spring look a whole lot better. Last week, Rep. Michael Capuano introduced The Subsidy Reserve Act of 2015, also known as H.R. 888 . The bill should be welcomed by those of us who are tired of ...

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  14. Capuano Files Subsidy Reserve BillRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Banker & Tradesman

    U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano recently introduced a bill that would require "too big to fail" financial institutions to beef up their capital to the same level as the government subsidy they receive. Capuano, a Democrat representing Massachusetts' 7th District, originally filed the legislation, today titled "The Subsidy Reserve Act of 2015," in 2013.

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  15. Esty says rail investment bill shortchanges safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... to passenger rail transportation in the United States." The bill's four co-sponsors -- Shuster, Rep. Michael Capuano , D-Mass., Rep. Jeff Denham , R-Calif., and Rep. Peter DeFazio , D-Ore. -- were either not available or could not be reached Friday ...

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  16. Netanyahu speech has lawmakers in quandaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... but it sent a statement expressing Warren's disappointment with Boehner's invitation. Representatives Michael Capuano of Somerville and Seth Moulton of Salem also voiced frustration at Boehner's move but did not respond to direct questions about ...

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  17. U.S. House leaders want new Amtrak financing formulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R., Pa.), and Reps. Peter DeFazio (D., Ore.), Jeff Denham (R., Calif.), and Michael Capuano (D., Mass.)

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  18. Stephen Lynch quest to release pages of 9/11 report gains supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... what US intelligence agencies knew before and immediately after the attacks. On Thursday, Representative Michael Capuano of Cambridge added his name to a resolution calling for release of the withheld pages that Lynch and two Republican colleagues ...

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  19. U.S. House: Restructure Amtrak financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... ittee chairman Rep. Bill Shuster (R., Pa.), and Reps. Peter DeFazio (D., Ore.), Jeff Denham (R., Calif.) and Michael Capuano (D., Mass.)

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  20. Capuano Named Ranking Member on House Transportation Comm.Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    U.S. Congressman Michael Capuano was named Ranking Member on the House Transportation Committee's Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials-a subcommittee that will oversee any future plans to ship ethanol via train into the area. However, Capuano said he doesn't expect Global Oil, a company that was met with widespread opposition in East Boston, Revere and Chelsea when they proposed to bring ethanol trains into the area, will revisit their former plan.

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