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  1. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    President Barack Obama has declared the late January blizzard a disaster, making federal aid available to Massachusetts to help recovery efforts, according to a statement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. "The President's action makes federal funding available to commonwealth, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding," in 10 counties in the state, including Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket, according to the statement issued late Monday.

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  2. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    President Barack Obama has declared the late January blizzard a disaster, making federal aid available to Massachusetts to help recovery efforts, according to a statement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. "The President's action makes federal funding available to commonwealth, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding," in 10 counties in the state, including Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket, according to the statement issued late Monday.

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  3. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  4. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    President Barack Obama has declared the late January blizzard a disaster, making federal aid available to Massachusetts to help recovery efforts, according to a statement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. "The President's action makes federal funding available to commonwealth, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding," in 10 counties in the state, including Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket, according to the statement issued late Monday.

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  5. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    President Barack Obama has declared the late January blizzard a disaster, making federal aid available to Massachusetts to help recovery efforts, according to a statement from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. "The President's action makes federal funding available to commonwealth, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding," in 10 counties in the state, including Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket, according to the statement issued late Monday.

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  6. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  7. Aquinnah Town Column: April 17Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Vineyard Gazette Online

    ... for the waterfront property on Martha's Vineyard. It was a pleasure to meet our United States Representative William Keating as well as the presiding Coast Guard Officer Rear Admiral Linda Fagan. Max and Cheryl Batzer were at their Lobsterville home ...

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  8. Report: Feds needed fingerprints to ID bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Anti-terror officials and the FBI have increased "engagement" with state and local law enforcement since a congressional committee exposed a "troubling gap" that existed during the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath. A follow-up report written by the Homeland Security Committee found the FBI and Joint Terrorism Task Forces now provide regular briefings on open terrorism cases to state and local agencies.

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  9. Report: Law Enforcement Cooperation On Terrorism Improving Following Boston Marathon BombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WBUR-AM Boston

    A new congressional report says there's been progress in how federal and local law enforcement agencies share information following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. But the House Homeland Security Committee report, entitled "Preventing Another Boston Marathon Bombing," suggests there's still more work to be done, especially in the face of new terrorist threats like ISIS.

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  10. Homeland Security Committee to report on Boston Marathon bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Turnto10.com

    U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, and U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., released a report entitled, "Preventing Another Boston Marathon Bombing: Review the Lessons Learned from the 2013 Terror Attack," to review the implementation of the Committee's recommendations from its 2014 Boston Marathon Bombings investigative report. The report, which McCaul and Keating described as a means "to close the gaps that allowed this tragic event to occur," was released Tuesday.

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  11. The VIP Lounge: US Representative William KeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Boston.com

    US Representative William Keating is often in Washington, but when he is back in the Ninth District, he likes nothing more than spending time with his wife, Tevis , at their waterfront home in Bourne. "The Cape is a destination place," he said.

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  12. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  13. Hawks would put us on a path to warRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Cape Cod Times

    Against all odds, the negotiators from six countries and Iran have agreed on a plan to put Iran's nuclear weapon development out of reach in exchange for sanctions relief. Diplomacy has triumphed over war.

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  14. Peter Muise receives Sister Rose AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - Peter Muise, president and chief executive officer of First Citizens Federal Credit Union, was named this year's recipient of the Sister Rose Award during Tuesday's kickoff activities celebrating National Community Development Week. "Shocked and humbled," Muise told a crowd of about 50 people at the New Bedford Art Museum, as he received the award.  The award is named in honor of Sister Rose Ellen Gallogly, who ran Market Ministries, the homeless shelter on Eighth Street, and its purpose is to acknowledge and honor an individual for their dedication and compassion towards the homeless population in New Bedford.

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  15. Mass. Dems dismiss Markey bill, back GOP effort to repeal Obamacare's medical-device taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Business Journal

    Add U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton to the growing number of Massachusetts congressmen backing a Republican-sponsored bill to repeal a medical-device tax established with passaged of the 2010 Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare. The move by Moulton, a Democrat, to abolish the medical device tax corresponds with a separate effort by Massachusetts' junior senator, Ed Markey , to replace the 2.3 percent levy on medical-device sales with a separate tax - one that would still support the ACA - on the oil and gas industry.

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  16. US Rep. Seth Moulton pushing to repeal medical device taxRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | WLNE-TV Providence

    U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is planning to meet with members of the state's medical community to highlight a bill aimed at rolling back a tax aimed at medical device makers. Moulton will tour the Abiomed facilities in Danvers on Monday, followed by a press conference with Abiomed and MassMEDIC executives before discussing the bill.

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  17. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  18. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  19. Cheers and JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Here it is "Sunshine Week," a national effort to draw attention to the importance of open government and freedom of information, and two Cape Cod Times reporters faced unnecessary obstacles as they tried to shed light on government policies related to freedom of information. Reporter C. Ryan Barber was trying to find out about a media policy Chatham Town Manager Jill Goldsmith had instituted after widespread coverage of great white sharks in Chatham waters in 2012.

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  20. Cheers and JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Here it is "Sunshine Week," a national effort to draw attention to the importance of open government and freedom of information, and two Cape Cod Times reporters faced unnecessary obstacles as they tried to shed light on government policies related to freedom of information. Reporter C. Ryan Barber was trying to find out about a media policy Chatham Town Manager Jill Goldsmith had instituted after widespread coverage of great white sharks in Chatham waters in 2012.

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