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  1. Rep. Labrador hires Popkey as his spokesman - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 PSTRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. BOISE - Dan Popkey, longtime political reporter and columnist for the Idaho Statesman, is leaving journalism to become the press secretary for 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador, Labrador announced Tuesday.

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  2. Last "Newspaperman" Goes To the Dark SideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boise Guardian

    Just yesterday a group of political has-beens and news junkies were chatting over coffee bemoaning the state of local journalism.

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  3. Idaho Statesman Reporter Dan Popkey Joins Raul Labrador's Office as Press SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    Former longtime Statesman reporter Dan Popkey, shown here discussing the Legislature at a 2011 meeting of the City Club of Boise.

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  4. Fort Boise: Idaho's Loss, Raul's GainRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    And probably needless to say, Popkey's resignation from the Statesman is effective immediately, which is a shame, because we could use his skill at political analysis to help us sort this out.

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  5. Dan Popkey to become Rep. Labrador's new press secretaryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Dan Popkey, longtime political reporter and columnist for the Idaho Statesman, is leaving journalism to become the Meridian-based press secretary for 1st District Congressman Raul Labrador, Labrador announced today.

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  6. Judge: Peterson is no longer Idaho GOP chairman - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 PSTRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. TWIN FALLS - Fifth District Judge Randy Stoker today rejected a bid from embattled former Idaho GOP Chairman Barry Peterson to hold onto the chairmanship by blocking a state central committee meeting scheduled for Saturday to choose new leaders.

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  7. Embattled GOP chairman contends he's facing 'hostile takeover' by 'rogue members'Read the original story

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    Lots of interesting stuff in the court filings in the Idaho Republican Party case, including a link to a YouTube video of the final four minutes of the Idaho GOP convention; you can watch it here .

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  8. Embattled Idaho GOP chairman contends he's facing 'hostile...Read the original story

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. BOISE - Embattled Idaho GOP Chairman Barry Peterson says the Idaho Republican Party is faced with "two rogue members engaged in a hostile takeover," who want to "usurp" his authority as party chairman.

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  9. House GOP narrows border plan to less than $1BRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Lowell Sun

    House Republicans plan to vote next week on a bill providing less than $1 billion of the $3.7 billion President Barack Obama requested to address an influx of children at the U.S.-Mexico border, three lawmakers said.

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  10. House GOP Slashes Obama Border Request, to OK Just $1BRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | News Max

    House Republicans plan to vote next week on a bill providing less than $1 billion of the $3.7 billion President Barack Obama requested to address an influx of children at the U.S.-Mexico border, three lawmakers said.

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  11. FDL Exclusive: DOJ Says Smarter Sentencing Act Would Save Taxpayers $24 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Fire Dog Lake

    Previous estimates said the SSA would save taxpayers $3 billion over 10 years but the new memo more than doubles that at $7.4 billion The Department of Justice has responded to a Freedom of Information Act request from FDL News for documents estimating the costs that the federal government will not have to incur if the Smarter Sentencing Act of ... (more)

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  12. Compassionate Conservatism Gets A RebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The ex-VP candidate has been touring the country has he formulates an anti-poverty plan Republicans can get behind.

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  13. Ante Up for the PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | OpenSecrets

    Incoming House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, left, walks with incoming Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Capitol Hill.

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  14. Deposed Cantor Gave Most To RaulRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    A look through 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador's latest campaign finance report turns up an a bit of irony: Labrador's biggest donation - $5,000 for the reporting period and $10,000 for the election cycle to date came from the Every Republican is Crucial PAC ERIC-PAC, the PAC operated by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.

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  15. Irony: Labrador's biggest donation in past quarter came from Eric Cantor's PACRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    A look through 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador's latest campaign finance report turns up an a bit of irony: Labrador's biggest donation - $5,000 for the reporting period and $10,000 for the election cycle to date came from the Every Republican is Crucial PAC ERIC-PAC, the PAC operated by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.

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  16. GOP Incumbents Have Huge $$$ EdgeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    Former Idaho Democratic Congressman Richard Stallings reports raising just over 1 percent of the campaign war chest accumulated by eight-term incumbent 2nd District Republican Rep. Mike Simpson.

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  17. US Lawmakers Clash Over the Fate of Children Crossing the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Voice of America

    U.S. lawmakers are clashing over whether Congress needs to make changes to a law signed in 2008 to protect child victims of sex-trafficking.

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  18. House Conservatives Distance Themselves From Palin on ImpeachmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | News Max

    As the national media continues to highlight Sarah Palin's calls for President Barack Obama's impeachment, conservative members of the U.S. House on Tuesday distanced themselves from their party's 2008 vice presidential nominee.

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  19. Dick Cheney, House conservatives oppose Palin's call to impeach ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Hot Air

    I'm honestly surprised. I knew most Republican pols would disagree with her simply because of the politics involved , but I thought there'd be a few tea partiers in the House who sided with her on principle.

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  20. Conservative Lawmakers Dismiss Idea Of Impeaching Obama: 'Nobody Wants A President Joe Biden'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Daily Caller

    "Nobody wants a President Joe Biden," Idaho Rep. Raul Labrador said to laughs during the monthly Conversations with Conservatives press availability on Capitol Hill.

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