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  1. AZ delegation to visit military installationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | ABC15.com

    The Republican senators will be accompanied by Reps. Trent Franks, Paul Gosar and Matt Salmon.

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  2. Congress clears way for copper mine in ArizonaRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    SUPERIOR, Ariz. - The U.S. Senate has signed off on a provision in the defense bill to clear the way for the creation of North America's largest copper mine in southeastern Arizona.

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  3. News Flash: CIA Director Speaks Out, Black Congressional Staffers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Uprisingradio.org

    ... Indigenous communities have sovereign lands. It was a fact seemingly lost on Arizona's Republican Representative Paul Gosar, who at a recent town hall meeting, referred to Native Americans as "wards of the state." The phrase offended Tribal leaders. ...

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  4. Congressional deal could compromise sacred Arizona Indian landRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | KTAR

    A land deal tacked on to a major defense spending bill in Congress, along with insensitive comments made by a congressman involved in the deal, are causing some controversy in Arizona. The Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act passed the House as part of the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act and would hand over 2,400 acres of federally protected land in the Tonto National Forest to a mining company in exchange for land elsewhere.

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  5. Conservatives Slam House-Passed Omnibus BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | News Max

    Late Thursday night, the House narrowly passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill to keep the government funded for the next fiscal year, but passage was only secured after the Republican leadership reached out to the White House for help, a move which rankled conservatives. "It stinks to high heaven.

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  6. Arizona rep. offends Native Americans by calling them 'wards of federal govt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Russia Taday

    In an Arizona community meeting, Rep. Paul Gosar made a controversial remark that offended Native Americans in attendance and across the country when he called them 'wards of the federal government'. The Republican representative, as well as one of his Democratic counterparts, Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, held a roundtable discussion in the northern Arizona city of Flagstaff.

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  7. High drama as $1.1T spending package advances by one voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Hill

    The House on Thursday narrowly passed a rule to set up debate on the $1.1 trillion "cromnibus" government funding bill, in a dramatic vote that for several minutes was on the brink of failing. By a razor-thin margin of 214-212, the House advances to debating the underlying appropriations bill to avoid a government shutdown at midnight.

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  8. Sticking a sneaky swap of Apache land in a 1,600-page defense bill isn't a law, it's larcencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | OpEdNews

    As House Republicans were grilling MIT Economist Jonathan Gruber for his arrogant, caustic comments about how dumb Americans are, along with his semantics involving Obamacare being worded so confusingly that it's almost indecipherable to a Ph.D. in Linguistics; and while Sen. John McCain on Tuesday, Dec. 9, gave such an emotionally charged speech to his peers and the national, mainstream, news networks about the CIA's use of torture tactics having "stained our national honor, did much harm, and little practical good," there's a big selloff of 2,400 acres of sacred ceremonial lands owned by the Apaches that federal legislators are banking on transforming into a monstrous copper mine.

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  9. Congressman's Native American remark causes outcryRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Navajo Times

    The Arizona Republican was responding to concerns from Phil Stago of the White Mountain Apache Tribe when he made the comment that stunned people at the round-table talk. Stago said the phrase is antiquated and ignores advances made in tribes managing their own affairs and seeking equal representation when it comes to projects proposed on land they consider sacred.

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  10. Floor Drama: Boehner Embarrassment As House Nearly Kills Omnibus On Procedural VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    The final vote on Speaker John Boehner's 1,603-page, more than $1 trillion omnibus spending bill is in jeopardy after members almost killed the bill on the rule. A total of 214 members voted for it, less than the majority of members in the House, but since all members weren't voting, the 212 against the rule wasn't enough to kill it.

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  11. Arizona rep. offends Native Americans by calling them 'wards of the federal gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Canadian Content

    In an Arizona community meeting, Rep. Paul Gosar made a controversial remark that offended Native Americans in attendance and across the country when he called them 'wards of the federal government'. The Republican representative, as well as one of his Democratic counterparts, Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, held a roundtable discussion in the northern Arizona city of Flagstaff.

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  12. Rep. Paul Gosar: Congress Won't Pass $1.1 Trillion Spending BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | News Max

    The elephantine spending bill that leaders of Congress hope to push through within hours to avoid any government stoppage will not become law, Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona predicted on Newsmax TV Thursday. Gosar told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner that just getting enough votes in the House for a basic procedural step toward a final budget was excruciatingly close - never mind passing the actual $1.1 trillion package referred to as the "Cromnibus."

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  13. The Heroes in the House of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | RedState

    So I cannot include him. But here are the House Republicans who stood up to their House Republican Leaders.

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  14. Mohave County fears $210M hit from land legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Sen. John McCain voted to pass the Bill Williams River water rights bill, but said he understands rural communities' concerns over county revenues that would be lost under the agreement. "I support this legislation, but would expect that the broader Hualapai water settlement to follow will be developed in consultation with the community and their concerns be fully vetted by Congress," McCain, R-Ariz., said in a statement.

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  15. Congressman's reference to American Indians as 'wards of the federal government' causes outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Star Tribune

    U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar's reference to American Indians as "wards of the federal government" has struck a harsh chord with tribal members and legal experts. The Arizona Republican stunned an audience gathered in Flagstaff last week with the comment that came in a discussion about a land deal that would clear the way for a copper mine.

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  16. Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act approved in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Copper Basin News

    The Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act was approved by the US House of Representatives yesterday. The bill was included in the National Defense Authorization Act that was approved by the House of Representatives on Thursday afternoon.

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  17. Arizona lawmakers agree on land, mining issuesRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Navajo Times

    The Arizona Daily Sun reports that Democratic U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar spoke Friday in Flagstaff in support of a land exchange bill that would permit plans for a copper mine. The bill, which the U.S. House of Representatives passed on Thursday, would allow Resolution Copper Mining Co.

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  18. Gosar, Kirkpatrick agree on land, mining issuesRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Daily Courier

    Two members of Arizona's congressional delegation with a contentious history are striking a bipartisan note when it comes to land and mining issues. The Arizona Daily Sun reports that Democratic U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar spoke Friday in Flagstaff in support of a land exchange bill that would permit plans for a copper mine.

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  19. Advocates blast states' suit against Obama's immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | KTAR

    Legal experts on Friday dismissed as groundless a lawsuit that 18 states, including Arizona , brought this week against President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration. The suit filed in federal court in Texas claims that deferred deportation of illegal immigrants and other initiatives Obama announced last month "amounted to a unilateral suspension of the nation's immigration laws."

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  20. Jewell a profoundlya disappointed by Defense bill land swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Saturday criticized a last-minute addition to a major defense policy bill that would hand 2,400 acres of land in Arizona to an Australian mining corporation. The land, part of the Tonto National Forest in Arizona, sits atop one of the nation's largest copper deposits.

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