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

    Thursday | 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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  2. Gotham needs Batman. Washington needs Mary Jo White.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 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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  3. House passes cybersecurity bill after companies suffer data breachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | 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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  4. T&I lawmakers press Coast Guard on mission realignment plans - FAA preps for opening travel to CubaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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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  5. Rules on oil train, pipeline safety not moving fast enough, lawmakers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  6. Baker disappointed by amount of federal disaster aid for blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  7. In Washington, Baker lobbies for federal snowstorm aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | 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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  8. Sen. Warren Opposes Death Penalty for Convicted Boston BomberRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | 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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  9. Divided Democrats Jabs at Pelosi latest sign of friction in party ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Fox News

    ... 's Greater Boston that it's time for the House Democratic leader to step aside. Fellow Massachusetts Rep. Michael Capuano, who led Pelosi's transition in 2006 when she was elected speaker, said on the same program that she should leave leadership or ...

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  10. Seth Moulton calls for Dems to embrace reforms - like GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Boston Herald

    ... Rep. Stephen Lynch said Nancy Pelosi should step down as leader of the Democrats in the House, and Rep. Michael Capuano said Pelosi should either leave or "she should change, one way or the other." "Well, look, I don't agree that she just ...

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  11. Jabs at Pelosi latest sign of friction in Dem ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Fox News

    ... 's Greater Boston that it's time for the House Democratic leader to step aside. Fellow Massachusetts Rep. Michael Capuano, who led Pelosi's transition in 2006 when she was elected speaker, said on the same program that she should leave leadership or ...

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  12. Democratic unhappiness with Nancy PelosiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Capitol Hill Blue

    ... change her leadership style- or even step down - after big electoral losses last year and in 2010. Reps. Michael Capuano and Stephen Lynch made the statements in a joint appearance on WGBH's "Greater BOSTON," with Lynch predicting outright that ...

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  13. Mass. congressman call for Dems to dismiss Nancy PelosiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | New York Daily News

    ... e need leadership that understands if something you're doing is not working, change what you're doing," Rep. Michael Capuano (D-Mass.) said.

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  14. Video: Two House Dems want Pelosi out of leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Hot Air

    ... is a sure road to a permanent minority in Congress : In a joint interview Tuesday, Reps. Stephen Lynch and Michael Capuano each told WGHB in Boston that they don't believe Pelosi, the California Democrat who was House speaker from 2007 through early ...

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  15. Dem Reps: Nancy Pelosi 'Will Not Lead Us Back Into Majority,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Daily Caller

    In an appearance on WGBH News "Greater Boston" Tuesday, Massachusetts Democratic Reps. Stephen Lynch and Michael Capuano both suggested that Pelosi should relinquish her position in leadership following the 2014 midterm losses in the House.

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  16. Two Democrats Blame Rep. Pelosi For Past Electoral Losses; Want Her Out Of Party's LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS Local

    ... should leave the party's leadership team in Congress after big electoral loses last year and in 2010. Reps. Michael Capuano and Stephen Lynch made the statements on WGBH's "Greater Boston," with Lynch predicting outright that "Nancy Pelosi will not ...

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  17. Two House Dems say it's time to dump PelosiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KMBC-TV

    ... be time to dump Rep. Nancy Pelosi as their top House leader. In a joint interview, Reps. Stephen Lynch and Michael Capuano each told WGBH in Boston that they don't believe Pelosi, the California Democrat who was House speaker from 2007 through early ... 8 comments

  18. Two Top Mass. Dems: Kind Of 'Meh' On PelosiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Patch.com

    Reps. Stephen Lynch and Michael Capuano aren't 100 percent convinced Nancy Pelosi can lead them back to majority status. A pair of Massachusetts congressmen expressed reservations about their House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi during a Tuesday evening appearance on WGBH.

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  19. 2 Massachusetts Democrats voice unhappiness with PelosiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... change her leadership style - or even step down - after big electoral losses last year and in 2010. Reps. Michael Capuano and Stephen Lynch made the statements in a joint appearance on WGBH's “Greater BOSTON,” with Lynch predicting ...

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  20. Lynch, Capuano knock Nancy Pelosi over House leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Boston.com

    Representative Stephen Lynch called for change in Democratic party leadership during an interview with Jim Braude on WGBH's Greater Boston Tuesday alongside Representative Michael Capuano. "Nancy Pelosi will not lead us back into the majority," Lynch replied when asked whether it's time for House minority leader Nancy Pelosi to step aside.

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