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  1. Women are stepping up in most major 2016 Senate racesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    SEPTEMBER 30: Sen. Barbara Boxer speaks during a press conference to highlight measures in the House version of a government shutdown bill that would deny women affordable contraception and other health care benefits that are provided under the Affordable Care Act. Boxer's January announcement that she will not seek re-election has made way for a Senate race where two women of color are the top contenders.

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  2. S.F. mayor pushing for special cameras to bust speedersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... could still pose a significant threat to Attorney General Kamala Harris' bid to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer. The Field Poll, conducted between April 23 and May 16, found Harris has the early lead with 19 percent support among voters, ...

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  3. Stymied House Dems may give state a real Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... through the first several years of the current GOP domination in the House. But then Democratic U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer announced she'll retire after next year. Chances for Democrats to take over the Senate are much stronger than in the House, ...

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  4. Condi Isn't Running: Get Over ItRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... ." Feinstein is barely tolerable compared to her ultra-liberal, retiring counterpart. Junior US Senator Barbara Boxer, a progressive figurehead, claimed that a "baby is a baby when it's born," relentlessly playing the " War on Women " card. She ...

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  5. Water crisis puts CaliforniaDemocrats on defenseRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... says water," said Mr. Del Beccaro, a Republican who's running for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2016. "I think every dime that exists should be allocated there. [But] we are spending more than 15 times the amount on a train ...

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  6. California water crisis could leave Democrats high and dry in 2016Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... says water," said Mr. Del Beccaro , a Republican who's running for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2016. "I think every dime that exists should be allocated there. [But] we are spending more than 15 times the amount on a train ...

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  7. Letter: Concealed weapon permits add to public safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Reporter

    There she goes again! California State Sen. Lois Wolk joins a long list of her fellow public officials in trying to promote “gun control” measures, including the late Sen. Howard Metzenbaum of Ohio, Sen. Charles Schumer of New York, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, California Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California Sen. Barbara Boxer, California State Sen. Darryl Steinberg, California State Sen. Mark Leno and many others. Wolk's latest gambit is SB707, preventing holders of concealed carry permits from carrying on any school, college or university.

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  8. Dems Back Debt-Free College as Issue Moves Into Election SpotlightRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... the nine Democrats who announced their support for the measure Wednesday are Sens. Richard Blumenthal (Conn.), Barbara Boxer (Calif.), Al Franken (Minn.), Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.), Mazie Hirono (Hawaii), Ed Markey (Mass.), Gary Peters (Mich.), ...

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  9. EPA Expands Clean Water RegulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    ... water to roughly one in three Americans, and they must be protected from pollution at the source," Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and ranking member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, said in a statement. "The Obama Administration ...

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  10. EPA issues new rule expanding reach over watersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... businesses and restore much-needed certainty, consistency and effectiveness to the Clean Water Act," said Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., the top Democrat on the Environment and Public Works Committee. Democratic supporters in Congress and ...

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  11. Obama admin asserts dominion over creeks, streams, wetlands, ditches -- even big puddlesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... subsurface water, copper tile drains or change policy on irrigation or water transfer." Not surprisingly, Sen. Barbara Boxer of California, THE top Democrat on the Environment and Public Works Committee, loves the plan. "The Obama administration ...

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  12. President Obama asserts power over small waterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... and businesses and restore much-needed certainty, consistency, and effectiveness to the Clean Water Act," Sen. Barbara Boxer (Calif.), top Democrat on the Environment and Public Works Committee, said in a statement. Environment America said the rule ...

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  13. Fiorina: Chinese, With Own Common Core System, Can't 'Innovate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... Core standards into 46 states, mostly in 2010 and 2011. Fiorina lost the race to the Democratic incumbent Sen. Barbara Boxer. On her campaign website, Fiorina credited Race to the Top for its "internationally benchmarked" standards and assessments ...

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  14. Man With Four Corporate Bankruptcies Under His Belt Has Concerns...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dealbreaker

    ... stock went up seven points. And then she ran against a not-popular (California Democratic U.S. Sen.) Barbara Boxer and lost in a landslide." Trump added: "She lost much of her money on that run - that's why she carries her own bags now." Trump ...

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  15. NSA reformers to McConnell: You have one 'viable' option leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... on the intelligence agency's program to redouble their efforts to pass for the reform legislation. Sen. Barbara Boxer said that she hopes McConnell will use the week-long Memorial Day recess to reconsider his position. "That's what I hope will ...

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  16. Central Coast Heritage Protection Act ReintroducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Edhat

    Today, Rep. Lois Capps announced the reintroduction of the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act, legislation that would protect 245,665 acres of new and expanded wilderness in the Los Padres National Forest and the Carrizo Plain National Monument, strengthen protections for wild and scenic rivers, and designate a new national recreational trail. Among the bill's highlights is the creation of the Condor National Recreation Trail, which would provide the opportunity to hike approximately 400 miles along the spine of the coastal range from Los Angeles County to the northernmost point of the Los Padres National Forest in Monterey County.

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  17. Report: Carly Fiorina's Speaking Skills Aid Presidential AspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Max

    ... and that she has learned from the mistakes she made during her unsuccessful attempt to oust California Sen. Barbara Boxer in the 2010 election. During the 2008 presidential campaign, Fiorina also made a comment about Sen. John McCain, the Republican ...

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  18. Highway Patch Bill Sent to President ObamaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... other hand, a statement issued after the Senate vote by the Chairman, Jim Inhofe (R-OK) and Ranking Member, Barbara Boxer (D-CA), of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, urged Congress to act in a bipartisan fashion to at last ...

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  19. Senate signs off on summer highway funding patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... progress" toward a long-term solution. The current authority expires May 31. U.S. Sens. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) and Barbara Boxer (D-CA), leaders of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee - which is charged with developing the policy ...

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  20. Plates To Fund Domestic Violence ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | My Mother Lode

    ... Local Representatives; US Congressional Rep. 4th District Tom McClintock, US Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, 5th Assembly District Frank Bigelow and 14th District State Senator Tom Berryhill in our Community Guide Government Section ...

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