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  1. Bill seeks honor for historic churchRead the original story

    Friday | Cross Roads News

    Congress is exploring whether the historic West Hunter Street Baptist Church in Atlanta meets the criteria for designation in the National Park System.

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  2. Congress unhappy with DoD, VA health records progressRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Marine Corps Times

    ... records for service members back in 2009, as part of a host of promised reforms to veterans services. Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr., D-Ga., said that after years of frustration, he hopes the funding plans 'have finally gotten the two departments' ...

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  3. Federal finance ruling may filter to GeorgiaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... against fellow Republican Vivian Childs in the May 20 primary for a chance to face incumbent U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, D-Albany, in November. Representatives of several national-level campaigns -- the U.S. Senate bids of Democrat Michelle Nunn and ...

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  4. Commissioners to hold public meeting on proposed gas pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... n voice their opinions during a meeting on Thursday. Dougherty County Commissioners will met with Congressman Sanford Bishop. The session is open to the public and will start at 10 am in room 100 at the Government Center on Pine Ave.

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  5. Congressional Agriculture FellowshipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Georgia Faces

    This summer, six University of Georgia students will learn the inner-workings of our nation's capital as they serve as UGA Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C. The offices of Georgia Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson and Representatives Sanford Bishop, Jack Kingston, and Austin Scott and Doug Collins will welcome the ... (more)

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  6. Georgia Pecan Growers Tap Into Emerging Indian MarketRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2013 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... such as almonds and pistachios, but has a much higher rate for pecans at 36.26%. It's why U.S. Congressman Sanford Bishop (D-GA), who represents the largest pecan-growing district in the country, including Peach County, says he's trying to remedy ...

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  7. Congressional Agriculture Fellowships Six CAES students head to "The Hill" Published April 9, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Georgia Faces

    This summer, six University of Georgia students will have the chance of a lifetime when they serve as UGA Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C. The offices of Georgia Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson and Representatives Sanford Bishop, Jack Kingston, and Austin Scott and Doug Collins will welcome the students for a ... (more)

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  8. Bishop invites applications for service academiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | WALB-TV Albany

    Second District Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. wants the young men and women from the district to participate in the start of the United States service academy nomination process.

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  9. VSU student gives the Gift of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | WALB-TV Albany

    Mariana Krewer was 14 when she first picked up a violin. Now, nearly a decade later, she teaches others how to play the instrument through Valdosta State University's South Georgia String Project.

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  10. American Conservative Union Releases 2013 ScorecardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Peach Pundit

    ... voted for the measure, with the exception of the three Senate candidates, Broun, Gingrey and Kingston, and Sanford Bishop, who did not vote. Paul Broun has the highest lifetime ranking, with 98.86, followed by Tom Graves with 98.00, Tom Price with ...

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  11. 18 Democrats Join House Republicans in Taking Another Swing at the Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Daily Kos

    ... blind when this kind of a proposition is put forth." Ron Barber (AZ-01) John Barrow (GA-12) Ami Bera (CA-07) Sanford Bishop (GA-02) Jim Costa (CA-16) Henry Cuellar (TX-28) John Delaney (MD-06) Pete Gallego (TX-23) Dan Lipinski (IL-03) Jim Matheson ...

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  12. Congs. Bishop, King Call for More Prostate Cancer ResearchRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Peach Pundit

    Georgia's own Sanford Bishop teamed with New York congressman Peter King to write a bi-partisan letter calling for an extra $80 million in funding for prostate cancer research.

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  13. Ga. district lines mean strong GOP advantageRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | MDJonline.com

    ... Georgia, Republicans moved Democratic-dominated precincts from GOP Rep. Austin Scott's district to Democrat Sanford Bishop's district. The move didn't directly result in a partisan shift, and arguably helped protect Bishop. But it also firmed up ...

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  14. Political Notebook: Your vote countsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... dinner. Many statewide Democrats are expected at the dinner, which will have guests including U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop of Albany and Secretary of State candidate Gerald B. Beckum, who is the current mayor of Oglethorpe. The event begins at 6 p.m. at ...

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  15. Editorial: Infuriating answers to port deepening questionsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | SavannahNow

    ... House panel that included three Georgia representatives - Jack Kingston of Savannah, Tom Graves of Ranger and Sanford Bishop of Albany. The first two are Republican; Mr. Bishop is a Democrat. This bipartisan trio of lawmakers had a simple question: ...

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  16. Georgia district lines mean strong GOP advantageRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Georgia, Republicans moved Democratic-dominated precincts from GOP Rep. Austin Scott's district to Democrat Sanford Bishop's district. The move didn't directly result in a partisan shift, and arguably helped protect Bishop. But it also firmed up ...

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  17. Hamburg reaffirms Fda Gmo-labeling position - More from House...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Politico

    ... with 20 or more outlets to list calories and other nutrition information on menus and menu boards. Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.) said he was worried the proposal could overburden small businesses. "They argue that this one-size-fits-all rule would be ...

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  18. Capitol Police chief squares off against Hill 'mayors'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Fox News

    ... and staff from walking into the Senate wing of the Capitol. "Doesn't that create some confusion?" asked Rep. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., at Tuesday's hearing. "Was the Senate more vulnerable?" Dine told lawmakers he would prefer to "have an ...

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  19. Kingston: 'There's got to be somebody not for SHEP'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | SavannahNow

    ... During a 23-minute discussion of the project, two members of Georgia's congressional delegation - Democrat Sanford Bishop Jr. and Republican Jack Kingston - repeatedly questioned Jo-Ellen Darcy, U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, ...

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  20. Dine Acknowledges Partial Lockdown Spurred by Navy Yard Created ConfusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Roll Call

    An armored police vehicle and an officer in body armor stood guard on the East Plaza of the Capitol on the day of the Navy Yard shooting.

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