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  1. Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to HouseRead the original story

    6 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... to keep programs going only through Dec. 19. The amendment's sponsors - Democrats Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and Republican Bob Corker of Tennessee - said they want Congress to reach a long-term funding solution this year ...

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  2. Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | NBC12

    ... to keep programs going only through Dec. 19. The amendment's sponsors - Democrats Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and Republican Bob Corker of Tennessee - said they want Congress to reach a long-term funding solution this year ...

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  3. Senate approves bill to extend highway fundSenate approves bill to...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Salinas Californian

    ... payments to states. The Senate made two major changes to the House bill, one of which was proposed by Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and two of her colleagues. The first change was approved 71-26 to replace the core House proposal with an alternative ...

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  4. Did White House Time Its Climate Report With EPA Hearings on Cutting...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | NewsLI.com

    ... steps to address climate change will end up costing us more in the long run," California Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer said in a statement. But the report has not deterred opponents of the Obama administration's climate agenda who argue that efforts ...

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  5. Lawmakers employ gimmicks to pay for highway fundsRead the original story

    42 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... fund runs a surplus of about $200 million a year. A leading Senate alternative by Sens. Tom Carper, D-Del., Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and Bob Corker, R-Tenn., would provide $8 billion to keep the highway trust fund solvent through Dec. 19. Its ...

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  6. Senate passes short-term funding patch for Highway Trust FundRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trucker

    ... and hiring people?" Bauer said. An amendment sponsored by Democrats Sens. Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee would provide only $8 billion, just enough to keep highway programs going through ...

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  7. Senate Patches Trust Fund Until DecemberRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... R-Utah, of the Senate bill. By a 66-31 vote it passed the $8 billion December patch pushed by Sens. Corker, Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and Tom Carper, D-Del. It contains no "smoothing" money, relying instead on transfers from the general fund and from ...

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  8. Overnight Energy: White House launches PR push on climate ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), who is a fierce opponent of the rules. Democratic Sens. Barbara Boxer (Calif.), Ben Cardin (Md.) and Chris Murphy (Conn.) will participate in the press conference and detail the benefits they say ...

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  9. Will money keep flowing for America's highways and bridges? Senate to vote as deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    ... and credits they don't qualify for. Another amendment sponsored by Democratic Sens. Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee would provide only $8.1 billion, just enough to keep highway programs ...

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  10. Senate OKs $8B Trust-Fund Patch, Sending Bill Back to HouseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... reprieve for the trust fund, the amendment's sponsors - Sens. Tom Carper (D-Del.), Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) - are aiming to force action in December on a long-term highway-transit bill. The Senate passed the amended trust ...

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  11. Senate Dems' bill would bring back Superfund taxRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... who shouldn't be the ones paying for the mistakes of those who caused the problem in the first place." Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), chairwoman of the Environment and Public Works Committee, joined the New Jersey senators in introducing the bill. ...

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  12. More Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... and credits they don't qualify for. Another amendment sponsored by Democratic Sens. Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee would provide only $8.1 billion, just enough to keep highway programs ...

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  13. Senators support boosting U.S. arms in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... held in Israel that would be available for Israel to use to defend itself from Hamas or other attackers. Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) proposed the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act, along with 77 other senators. ...

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  14. Boxer reintroduces enhanced Israel ally bill with broad supportRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Citing the Gaza war as a catalyst, Sen. Barbara Boxer re-introduced with broad bipartisan support a bill that would enhance U.S.-Israel strategic ties.

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  15. Senate to Vote on Highway Money as Deadline LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... and hiring people?" Bauer said. An amendment sponsored by Democratic Sens. Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee would provide only $8.1 billion, just enough to keep highway programs going ...

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  16. Senate to vote on highway money today as deadline loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Trucker

    ... and hiring people?" Bauer said. An amendment sponsored by Democrats Sens. Tom Carper of Delaware and Barbara Boxer of California and GOP Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee would provide only $8 billion, just enough to keep highway programs going through ...

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  17. Obamacare at center of debate over California health insurance initiativeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... new health law, he argues, it's the missing piece. He said that's why Democratic Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer of California, strong supporters who helped craft Obama's plan, also are behind Proposition 45. "There is no provision in the ...

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  18. Legislators against new oil and gas leases off California coastRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Redwood Times

    ... was signed by 35 members of the California Congressional delegation, including Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, and calls for a continued focus on developing clean, renewable sources of offshore energy rather than expanding oil and gas ...

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  19. Republican senator blocks vote on resolution acknowledging climate change is a problemRead the original story

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... consent, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse , D-R.I., described Inhofe as offering up an "alternate reality." Sen. Barbara Boxer , D-Calif., said her Environment and Public Works Committee recently held a hearing in which four former Republican Environmental ...

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  20. Inhofe blocks climate change resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hill

    ... States. But Inhofe objected. "All we wanted to say in this resolution is climate change is happening," Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) said on the Senate floor. "We can't afford to sit around here debating whether climate change is real." Sen. Sheldon ...

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