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  1. Gold Star families would have base privileges under Keating's amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FREETOWN - The U.S. House has passed a bill allowing Gold Star families to enter military bases and access memorials, events and support services, according to Rep. William Keating, D-Mass. The bill was passed Friday as an amendment, authored by Keating, but falls short of legislation filed in May of last year to allow Gold Star families to visit commissaries on military bases, he said. Keating's bill remains in the House.

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  2. Gold Star families would have base privileges under Keating's amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FREETOWN - The U.S. House has passed a bill allowing Gold Star families to enter military bases and access memorials, events and support services, according to Rep. William Keating, D-Mass. The bill was passed Friday as an amendment, authored by Keating, but falls short of legislation filed in May of last year to allow Gold Star families to visit commissaries on military bases, he said. Keating's bill remains in the House.

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  3. Seacoast vacation homes hit by higher insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Boston.com

    ... the program to recoup its expenses, according to FEMA. And it remains unlikely to change. US Representative William Keating, a Bourne Democrat, said homeowners got some relief with last year's legislation, though more has to be done "to accomplish ...

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  4. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Cape Cod Times

    Why someone would buy a house for millions of dollars, a house tied up in court by a tear-down order, is beyond us, but we hope the sale of the controversial Kline house in Truro eventually leads to a fair settlement. After all, Truro has slapped a no-occupancy order on the 8,333-square-foot house, the result of a 2008 lawsuit filed by four neighbors who sought to invalidate the building permits the town issued to the previous owner, Donald Kline.

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

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Cape Cod Times

    Why someone would buy a house for millions of dollars, a house tied up in court by a tear-down order, is beyond us, but we hope the sale of the controversial Kline house in Truro eventually leads to a fair settlement. After all, Truro has slapped a no-occupancy order on the 8,333-square-foot house, the result of a 2008 lawsuit filed by four neighbors who sought to invalidate the building permits the town issued to the previous owner, Donald Kline.

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  7. Keating sponsors bill that could bring $100 million to fisheries researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., has joined with U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H., to file a bill that would release all of the available money for fisheries research collected under the Saltonstall-Kennedy Act, a total of $100 million. The money is collected in the form of a duty on foreign-sourced fish entering the country, which imports around 90 percent of the fish consumed here.

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  8. Keating sponsors bill that could bring $100 million to fisheries researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., has joined with U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H., to file a bill that would release all of the available money for fisheries research collected under the Saltonstall-Kennedy Act, a total of $100 million. The money is collected in the form of a duty on foreign-sourced fish entering the country, which imports around 90 percent of the fish consumed here.

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

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  10. U.S. Rep. Keating co-sponsors bill to release Saltonstall-Kennedy fisheries moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., has joined with U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H., in filing a bill to release all of the available money for fisheries research collected under the Saltonstall-Kennedy Act, a total of $100 million. The money is collected in the form of a duty on foreign-sourced fish entering the country, which imports around 90 percent of the fish consumed here.

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  11. MEK Uses Congressional Spotlight to Push Regime Change in IranRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | US News & World Report

    MEK leader Maryam Rajavi told lawmakers on April 29 that the path to defeating the Islamic State runs through regime change in Tehran. Testifying by teleconference from the exiled group's headquarters in Paris, Rajavi urged the United States to stand up to Iran throughout the region.

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

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  13. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  14. 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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  15. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  16. 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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  17. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  18. Aquinnah Town Column: April 17Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | 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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  19. Report: Feds needed fingerprints to ID bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | 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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  20. Report: Law Enforcement Cooperation On Terrorism Improving Following Boston Marathon BombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | 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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