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  1. Officials say Lake Tahoe imperiled by wildfiresRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Jerry Brown of California and Brian Sandoval of Nevada, U.S. Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller of Nevada, and Barbara Boxer of California signed the proclamation, as did U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei of Nevada. Several said the region learned lessons in fire ...

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  2. Officials say Lake Tahoe imperiled by wildfiresRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Jerry Brown of California and Brian Sandoval of Nevada, U.S. Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller of Nevada, and Barbara Boxer of California signed the proclamation, as did U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei of Nevada. Several said the region learned lessons in fire ...

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  3. DiCaprio: 'We must put a price on carbon'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... fuels. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is featured in the film, and mentions legislation he co-sponsored with Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) that would create a carbon tax. The likelihood of that bill passing Congress, however, are slim as Republicans ...

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  4. Drought, Wildfire, Invasive Species Threaten Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    ... Jerry Brown of California and Brian Sandoval of Nevada, U.S. Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller of Nevada, and Barbara Boxer of California signed the proclamation, as did U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei of Nevada. Several said the region learned lessons in fire ...

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  5. DiCaprio voices climate change filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Politico

    ... Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who is featured in the film, points to climate legislation that he and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) have introduced calling for a carbon tax. "People should not have the 'freedom' to destroy the planet," Sanders says in ...

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  6. Officials say Lake Tahoe imperiled by drought, wildfires, invasive species; seek more fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Jerry Brown of California and Brian Sandoval of Nevada, U.S. Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller of Nevada, and Barbara Boxer of California signed the proclamation, as did U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei of Nevada. Several said the region learned lessons in fire ...

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  7. In the Loop: SeaWorld and DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... to about 30 Democrats and Republicans in the House and five Senate campaigns: those of John Cornyn (R-Tex.), Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.). In all, the PAC has spent more than ...

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  8. Day 4 of protests at Port of Oakland to block Israeli shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... a spokesman for Block of the Boat, said protesters also plan to meet outside the Oakland office of U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., at noon Tuesday to "stand against her position in support of the Israeli government." The Zim Integrated Shipping ...

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  9. AAPCC Joins 30-member Sign-on Letter Supporting the Child Nicotine...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | PRWeb

    ... Senate co-sponsors of the bill include: Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Sen. Ed Markey ...

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  10. Protesters were removed and arrested after staging an anti-Israel sit-in at Sen. Feinstein's office.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | The Jewish Press

    ... a sit-in against support for the measure at the senate office of another progressive California senator, Barbara Boxer, but that group was dispersed after a shorter period of time. A member of the Feinstein sit-in is the national campus coordinator ...

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  11. California Lawmakers, Staff Push Forward On Compromise Water Supply LegislationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | IOMA

    ... California-or more specifically for House Republicans from the state and Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.). Some Republican lawmakers and Feinstein have gotten involved in the reading and commenting on drafts. The ...

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  12. Senator Barbara Boxer: "Stop Funding Israeli Military Occupation of Gaza"Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Indybay.org

    Join Codepink this Tuesday, 8/19, at noon when we gather at Senator Barbara Boxer's Oakland Office, 70 Washington St., Jack London Square.

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  13. App Creator Describes Non-Wonk's Tool for Access to LawmakersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | News Max

    ... Story continues below video. Myers, based in San Francisco, said that on Friday he received an email from Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, thanking him for input on a piece of legislation that he gave using Countable. "It wasn't terribly personal," ...

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  14. Back to basicsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... given a zero rating, some 45 voting against freedom every single time. California's Democratic senators, Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein, are of course among the 45. Keep in mind that as the national debt grows, it foments less and less ...

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  15. Governor Jerry Brown Signs Water BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | 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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  16. Obama's new Iraq plan: A slippery slope to combat troops?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in Iraq or Syria, the topic is under discussion in UN hallways, according to sources there. On Tuesday, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D) of California issued a letter urging UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to move quickly to provide an escape route to the ...

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  17. Obama's new Iraq plan: A slippery slope to combat troops?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in Iraq or Syria, the topic is under discussion in UN hallways, according to sources there. On Tuesday, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D) of California issued a letter urging UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to move quickly to provide an escape route to the ...

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  18. Mark Purdy: A's move to San Jose not drawing support from judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... Feinstein (a former San Francisco mayor with close ties to the Giants, who are blocking the A's move) and Barbara Boxer (whose son is working for a group trying to keep the A's in Oakland). What about the House of Representatives? San Jose's senior ...

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  19. Editorial: A water bond seems within reach, if no side overreachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Fresno Bee

    ... House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, said he is committed to working with Feinstein and Sen. Barbara Boxer to develop what he calls "balanced" legislation to address California's water needs. In another recent statement, however, ...

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  20. Politicians finally getting serious about a water bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Merced Sun-Star

    ... R-Bakersfield, was leaving Washington for summer recess, but said he would work with Feinstein and Sen. Barbara Boxer to develop "balanced" legislation to address California's water needs. But he has also called for setting aside elements of the ...

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