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  1. Blake Farenthold speaks at the state Republican convention in Dallas on June 12, 2010.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    WASHINGTON The hunt is on in Southeast Texas for a Democrat to challenge U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold , R-Corpus Christi. At first glance, it might seem like an absurd notion; Farenthold won re-election by a 2-to-1 margin in 2014.

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  2. House approves deal for Tenn. hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    House approves deal for Tenn. hospitals The provision was endorsed by the Tenn. Hospital Association and the entire Tennessee congressional delegation.

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  3. introducing Grant Starrett [Updated]Read the original story

    Thursday | Power Line

    From 2011 through 2014, the House of Representatives was conservatism's only reliable line of defense against President Obama's leftist encroachments. It's quite possible that after 2016, conservatives will again need to look to the House to play this vital defensive role.

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  4. Larry Sabato: This Scandal Won't Hurt HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Max

    Hillary Clinton is too well known and has been in the public spotlight for too long for a "garden-variety scandal" to torpedo her prospects as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. History also shows that presidential candidates can better weather scandals than incumbent senators and House members, according to Larry Sabato writing in Politico .

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  5. Why this scandal won't hurt HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Politico

    Admit it: You love a juicy scandal. We claim to be high-minded and policy-oriented, but our noses are buried in the accounts of the latest political calamity - and we read those stories before anything else.

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  6. DesJarlais says he'll support vet homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Southeast Tennessee Veterans Home Council received some encouragement at its meeting Thursday in the form of support from U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tennessee who represents the 4th Congressional District. The proposed site for the Cleveland/Bradley County State Veterans Home is in the portion of Bradley County that DesJarlais represents.

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  7. DesJarlais foresees repeal of ObamacareRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais says he believes the Affordable Care Act, also known as "Obamacare," will be struck down within the next three years. "I would like to have that law repealed and a sustainable health care system in place that people can rely on in the future," he said.

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  8. Young Republican explores run against DesJarlaisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais was an unlikely survivor in his 2014 Republican primary, but his next electoral challenge already might be on the horizon. Grant Starrett, a young aide on both of Mitt Romney's presidential campaigns, is contacting donors in advance of a potential run in the 4th District, according to a GOP insider.

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  9. Dr. J. Don Brock, Chairman And Former CEO Of Astec Industries, Inc., Dies At Age 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    Dr. J. Don Brock, chairman and former CEO of Astec Industries, died earlier today at Memorial Hospital. As previously announced, he had been diagnosed with mesothelioma cancer in 2012.

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  10. Cleveland Police Department Investigates Car BurglariesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    Last Wednesday, Cleveland Police Department Officer Chris Allen responded to Jordan's BBQ on Stuart Road on an auto burglary.

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  11. Tighter Restrictions Placed On Choo Choo Tax AbatementRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    City Attorney Wade Hinton said, in response to concerns expressed by the City Council and County Commission, some tighter provisions are being placed on a tax abatement for the Chattanooga Choo Choo.

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  12. DesJarlais Pleased With ATF Action On Green Tip AmmunitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. released the following statement in response to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives' decision to suspend the proposed ban on M855 "green tip" ammunition: "Earlier this month I joined like-minded conservatives in sending a letter to the ATF urging them to abandon the proposed ban on 'green tip' ... (more)

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  13. Former Signal Mountain Woman Of The Year Arrested AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    Carrie Beth Jones was charged in May 2013 with DUI after she was on Dayton Boulevard slumped over the wheel with two children in the car.

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  14. Young Republican Explores Primary vs. Scott DesJarlaisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Roll Call

    Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais was an unlikely survivor in his 2014 Republican primary, but his next electoral challenge may already be on the horizon. Grant Starrett, a young aide on both of Mitt Romney's presidential campaigns, is contacting donors in advance of a potential run in the 4th District, according to a GOP insider.

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  15. After dying in POW camp in 1951, soldier finally laid to rest in ChattanoogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Stars and Stripes

    As his family gathered around him Friday, the flag hanging at half-staff at the Chattanooga National Cemetery filled with a spirited wind to welcome U.S. Army Pfc. Lotchie John Ray Jones home.

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  16. Actually, Justice Kennedy, IRS Did Tell Congress Section 36B Contains "Contradictory Language"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Townhall

    During oral arguments in King v. Burwell on Wednesday, Justice Anthony Kennedy expressed skepticism about the government's claim that the Supreme Court should defer to the Internal Revenue Service's interpretation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act as allowing certain taxes and subsidies in all states, when the statute authorizes those measures only in states that have an "Exchange established by the State."

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  17. Funeral For Korean War Veteran 64 Years After His DeathRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | WTVC

    Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam declared Friday a day of mourning and ordered all flags at half staff in honor of Army PFC Lochie John Ray Jones. Friday's services for Mr. Jones began with a funeral in Jasper, Tennessee at Tate Funeral home in the morning, and a burial at Chattanooga National Cemetery in the afternoon.

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  18. Republican leadership is a mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Washington Times

    Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new oxymoron for the English language. It goes right next to "honest Democrat" or "patriotic liberal."

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  19. Actually, Justice Kennedy, IRS Did Tell Congress Section 36B Contains 'Contradictory Language'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Forbes.com

    The Washington Post calls me " an influential health-care wonk at the libertarian Cato Institute ," where I am the director of health policy studies. The New Republic says I'm " Obamacare's Single Most Relentless Antagonist ."

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  20. Alexander, DesJarlais Comment On King v. BurwellRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Chattanoogan.com

    Senator Lamar Alexander , chairman of the Senate health committee, released the following statement on today's Supreme Court oral arguments in the King v.

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