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  1. Labrador, Simpson Vote Against Water Rule, EPA Pushes Back With #DitchtheMythRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Boise Weekly

    Idaho Republicans are already pushing back against newly proposed clean water regulations, expected to be announced in the coming days by the Obama White House. The new rules, already touted on the website of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , would clarify authority to limit river, lake, stream and wetland pollution.

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  2. Telemundo Ignores Conservative Immigration InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsBusters.org

    Even though Telemundo typically covers just about anything related to the topic of immigration, so far the network has failed to inform its audience about a new effort among conservatives to address the immigration issue. Telemundo rivals Univision and MundoFox both reported on the initiative, which is the brainchild of the conservative organization American Principles in Action and was unveiled at a forum at Hillsdale College's Allan P. Kirby Center for Constitutional Studies.

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  3. Gizzi: Conservatives Want Media to Ask Hillary Tough QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Several conservative Republicans in the House insisted that the press should be asking tougher questions of likely Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. "Ask her the tough questions," Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho, said at Wednesday's "Conversations with Conservatives," a monthly conclave of House GOP conservatives moderated by the Heritage Foundation.

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  4. the Hill Declares Racial Hustlers and Corporate Stooges...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | VDARE

    Reporters in the Main Stream Media are political actors as surely as any politician or nonprofit employee. The main way they reveal their bias is with the labels and emphasis they use to describe current events.

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  5. House Conservatives Say Immigration Reform Not in Trade BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    Several of the House's most conservative skeptics of two proposed trade bills told Newsmax there is little or no evidence that the legislation contains language to advance comprehensive immigration reform. At the regular monthly "Conversations with Conservatives" meeting on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, Republican Reps.

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  6. Labrador, Simpson Split on Controversial 'USA Freedom Act'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Boise Weekly

    Idaho Republican Reps. Raul Labrador and Mike Simpson split their votes Wednesday on the so-called USA Freedom Act, which would halt spy agencies' bulk collection of consumer data.

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  7. Frelinghuysen voted against 238 other congressional Republicans who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Republican Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen of New Jersey voted against a 20-week abortion ban that passed the House by vote of 242 to 184. While 238 congressional Republicans voted to restrict the rights of women to make their own choices, Frelinghuysen was among four GOP House members who opposed it, including Bob Dold , Richard Hanna , and Charlie Dent .

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  8. Labrador Introduces Federal Land BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    Congressman Ral Labrador, R-Idaho, on Thursday reintroduced a bill that will allow state and local management of federally owned forests and improve forest health, boost local economies and save taxpayers money. "We in Idaho know local managers will be better stewards of the 193 million acres in the National Forest System," Labrador said.

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  9. Why did so many libertarians vote against a bill that's supposed to rein in the NSA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Examiner

    If the USA Freedom Act, which passed the House overwhelmingly Wednesday, really reins in the National Security Agency's bulk telephone metadata collection program, why did so many Republican critics of mass data collection vote against it ? This not only included Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., who spearheaded a bipartisan push to end blanket surveillance in 2013, but a virtual who's who of libertarian-leaning Republican members of the House and their conservative fellow travelers: Thomas Massie, Raul Labrador, Dave Brat, Tim Huelskamp, Jim Jordan, Tom McClintock, Mark Meadows, Mick Mulvaney, Walter Jones, Mark Sanford and Jimmy Duncan. Duncan is the only Republican still in Congress who voted against the Iraq War.

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  10. House Finally Gets Around To Passing 20 Week Abortion BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Daily Caller

    The House passed a 20 week abortion ban Wednesday, months after an earlier attempt failed because of Republican concerns about language in the initial bill regarding rape and incest. The bill bans abortions after five months, when the unborn babies are capable of feeling pain, except in cases of rape, incest or life of the mother.

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  11. Labrador, Simpson split on USA Freedom Act, which extends, revises Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    The U.S. House has passed HR 2048, the USA Freedom Act, on a 338-88 vote, with Idaho's members splitting 2nd District Rep. Mike Simpson voted with the majority in favor, and 1st District Rep. Raul Labrador voted in the minority against the bill. The measure, which extends many parts of the 2001 USA Patriot Act, also ends the mass collection of Americans' phone data, which backers touted as its biggest selling point.

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  12. Congressional Conservatives Grade GOP-Controlled House: 'C-Plus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    But 100 days after being handed the reins to Congress, two leading congressional conservatives - founding members of the House Freedom Caucus - say the GOP's current leadership leaves something to be desired. "It's been average," Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho, told Power Players.

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  13. Idaho Sen. Crapo to run for 4th term - Tue, 12 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. BOISE - Idaho GOP Sen. Mike Crapo announced Tuesday that he'll run for re-election in 2016, seeking a fourth six-year term in the Senate.

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  14. Crapo To Seek 4th TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Idaho GOP Sen. Mike Crapo announced today that he'll run for re-election in 2016, seeking a fourth six-year term in the Senate. Crapo named Gov. Butch Otter, Sen. Jim Risch and Reps.

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  15. Crapo announces he'll run for a fourth term in the U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Idaho GOP Sen. Mike Crapo announced today that he'll run for re-election in 2016, seeking a fourth six-year term in the Senate. Crapo named Gov. Butch Otter, Sen. Jim Risch and Reps.

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  16. 43 sign on to resolution seeking release of Iran prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A Michigan congressman says there now are 43 co-sponsors of his resolution saying Iran should immediately release jailed ex-Marine Amir Hekmati and all other Americans in its custody. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee announced the bipartisan measure last week, with Republican Raul Labrador of Idaho and Democrats Jared Huffman of California and Ted Deutsch of Florida as co-sponsors.

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  17. 43 sign on to resolution seeking release of Iran prisoners, including Amir HekmatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WJRT

    A Michigan congressman says there now are 43 co-sponsors of his resolution saying Iran should immediately release jailed ex-Marine Amir Hekmati and all other Americans in its custody. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee announced the bipartisan measure last week, with Republican Raul Labrador of Idaho and Democrats Jared Huffman of California and Ted Deutsch of Florida as co-sponsors.

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  18. 43 sign on to resolution seeking release of Iran prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    A Michigan congressman says there now are 43 co-sponsors of his resolution saying Iran should immediately release jailed ex-Marine Amir Hekmati and all other Americans in its custody. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee announced the bipartisan measure last week, with Republican Raul Labrador of Idaho and Democrats Jared Huffman of California and Ted Deutsch of Florida as co-sponsors.

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  19. Rep. Labrador town hall meeting scheduled at LCSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    Idaho State Representative Raul Labrador visited Lewiston today. The congressman invited the public to join him for a town hall meeting at Lewis-Clark State College this evening.

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  20. Labrador Joins Fed Lands FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Spokesman-Review

    Congressman Raul Labrador joined the effort to transfer land management to Western states, who believe they can handle the duties in more fiscally responsible ways. Labrador's spokesman, Dan Popkey, confirmed to IdahoReporter.com this week that Labrador, a two-term U.S House veteran, joined the Federal Land Action Group.

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