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  1. The Milton Chamber Of Commerce Meets Next MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Patch.com

    The Milton Chamber of Commerce meets Monday, May 18, at 11:30 a.m. at Abby Park. Congressman Michael Capuano will be on hand.

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  2. Amtrak funding still contentious post-crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | USA Today

    ... is supposed to be our high-speed rail. It is shake, rattle and roll." Reps. Peter DeFazio of Oregon and Michael Capuano of Massachusetts, who are the top Democrats on the House Transportation Committee and railroad subcommittee, urged against ...

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  3. Lawmakers, experts wrestle with data protection billRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Federal Computer Week

    ... members of the committee also voiced concerns. "Heck, I'm a liberal Democrat, I'm all for regulation," said Michael Capuano (D-Mass.). "[But] most members of Congress, we're not technologically capable." For that reason, Capuano argued, "We need ...

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  4. Amtrak funding continues to be contentious post-crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... is supposed to be our high-speed rail. It is shake, rattle and roll." Reps. Peter DeFazio of Oregon and Michael Capuano of Massachusetts, who are the top Democrats on the House Transportation Committee and railroad subcommittee, urged against ...

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  5. Democrat: Pelosi's 'Going to Have to Make the Case to All of Us About What the Plan Is Going Forward'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Cybercast News Service

    ... that message going in to the 2016 election season," he said. Last month, Reps. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) and Michael Capuano (D-Mass.) also suggested it was time for a change. Appearing on WGBH, Lynch said , "Nancy Pelosi will not lead us back to the ...

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  6. Democrat on Pelosi's Leadership: 'When the Team Is Not Doing Great, You Got to Make Some Changes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Cybercast News Service

    ... that message going in to the 2016 election season," he said. Last month, Reps. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) and Michael Capuano (D-Mass.) also suggested it was time for a change. Appearing on WGBH, Lynch said , "Nancy Pelosi will not lead us back to the ...

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  7. Charlie Baker puts brakes on $1B convention center planRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Boston Herald

    ... Frederic Wittman, a Boston-based commercial real estate investor. Barbara Capuano, the wife of Congressman Michael Capuano, and Paul Sacco, who holds the seat reserved for Massachusetts Lodging Association, will remain on the board as gubernatorial ...

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  8. Fourth Olympic community meeting filled with demands for transparency, cooperation with communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Daily Free Press

    ... elected officials in attendance included Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson, a representative from U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano's administration, a representative from Massachusetts Rep. Jeff SA nchez's administration and a representative from Boston ...

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  9. U.S. Rep Capuano blasts Boston 2024's - lack of transparency'Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Massachusetts Congressman Michael Capuano today blasted the organizers of the Boston 2024 Olympics bid for a lack of transparency and said taxpayers deserve a public conversation about the costs of the Olympics. "I think we've had some serious trouble with the roll-out," Capuano told "Morning Meeting" hosts Jaclyn Cashman and Hillary Chabot on Boston Herald Radio.

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  10. Just In: Capuano backs Baker control of MBTA boardRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Massachusetts Congressman Michael Capuano is backing a "top to bottom review" of the MBTA and says he supports Gov. Charlie Baker's move to remake the T board. "I appreciate the fact that members of the board resigned.

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  11. Congressman Michael Capuano on 'Morning Meeting'Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Boston Herald

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  12. AP's Bauer Covers Whining About Walker's Security Costs,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | NewsBusters.org

    ... indeed faced death threats in 2011. Those who made them were arguably egged on by people like Congressman Michael Capuano of Massachusetts, who in February of that year encouraged unions to "get a little bloody when necessary" in fighting ...

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  13. Congress hears testimony on Public-Private Partnerships in affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | JD Supra

    Would private developers build affordable housing if there were no government subsidies? Rep. Mike Capuano and his colleagues explored that question and other topics during a House Financial Service Subcommittee hearing held last Thursday on private sector participation in affordable housing programs. The hearing covered a wide range of housing programs that help leverage private resources including HUD programs, such as the Rental Assistance Demonstration , Housing Choice Vouchers, and Public Housing, particularly the innovative Moving to Work program.

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  14. Gotham needs Batman. Washington needs Mary Jo White.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Switched

    ... Earlier this month, Mary Jo White came under pressure at a congressional hearing when Representative Michael Capuano asked why her agency hadn't stood up for shareholders who want political spending disclosed. She reiterated her standard response ...

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  15. House passes cybersecurity bill after companies suffer data breachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... delegation, with Bill Keating, Joseph Kennedy III, Seth Moulton, and Richard Neal supporting it, and Michael Capuano, Katherine Clark, Stephen Lynch, James McGovern, and Niki Tsongas voting against it. Should the House and Senate come together on ...

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  16. T&I lawmakers press Coast Guard on mission realignment plans - FAA preps for opening travel to CubaRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Politico

    ... "We have to reauthorize PHMSA reasonably soon. Should we? Or should we come up with something new?" Rep. Michael Capuano told acting Administrator Timothy Butters. "There's something wrong. Whose butt do we have to kick? Whose budget do we have to ...

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  17. Rules on oil train, pipeline safety not moving fast enough, lawmakers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | McClatchy

    ... oil and gas pipelines had been on the table for as long as four years. "It's just unacceptable," said Rep. Michael Capuano, D-Mass., the ranking member of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials. Sarah Feinberg of the ...

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  18. Baker disappointed by amount of federal disaster aid for blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    President Obama declared Monday that the massive snowstorm that walloped Massachusetts in late January was a major disaster, but the formal announcement was far narrower than what was sought by Gov. Charlie Baker and will make significantly less federal money available to the state and local governments. The Jan. 26-28 declaration marked a defeat for Baker, a Republican, and Massachusetts members of Congress, all Democrats, who had lobbied for Obama to declare a 28-day period of back-to-back storms a disaster.

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  19. In Washington, Baker lobbies for federal snowstorm aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Boston.com

    With hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, Governor Charlie Baker flew here Monday to press top officials for federal disaster aid for recovery efforts from a series of massive snowstorms that walloped Massachusetts this year. He and members of the state's congressional delegation met with top Federal Emergency Management Agency officials in the morning, and Baker is poised to sit with Vice President Joe Biden at the White House Monday afternoon.

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  20. Sen. Warren Opposes Death Penalty for Convicted Boston BomberRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... wider, with 62 percent favoring life in prison and 27 percent preferring a death sentence. US Representative Michael Capuano, a Somerville Democrat, said he opposes the death penalty. And he suggested a life sentence would be a worse punishment. ...

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