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  1. Internal audit slams DHS for canceling technology to fight bio-threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Post

    ... he said. The notice does not give a reason. But a DHS science and technology official later wrote to Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who had inquired about the contract, that the agency believed it could use other technologies on the market. ...

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  2. Senate Bill Introduced To End Ethanol Mandate For GasolineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    ... Called the "Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015," the bill was introduced Thursday by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Pat Toomey (R-PA), with Semator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) as an additional cosponsor. The legislation had originally been ...

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  3. Renteria in line for top Clinton campaign job, ending state Assembly plansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... well as a year teaching high school in Woodlake, her hometown, Renteria joined the staff of Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein. In 2006, she began working for Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan, eventually rising to serve as chief of staff - ...

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  4. Qatar-US ties discussed in Emir's meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... Armed Services Committee, Senator Jack Reed, and the Vice Chairman of the Intelligence Committee, Senator Dianne Feinstein. The Emir later met the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman, Robert Menendez, and members of the Committee. Relations ...

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  5. Rhino Peter King Joins Dems to Give Eric Holder Final Say on Gun BuysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    On Wednesday, Rep. Peter King joined Sen. Dianne Feinstein to introduce a bill giving Attorney General Eric Holder final say on who does or doesn't pass National Instant Criminal Background Checks for gun purchases. The twelve other Democrats co-sponsoring the Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorist Act of 2015 include " Sheldon Whitehouse , Dick Durbin , Chuck Schumer , Richard Blumenthal , Barbara Boxer a [and] Christ Murphy ," among others.

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  6. Biofuels and Ag Groups Protest Anti-RFS BillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Domestic Fuel

    In this edition of the Ethanol Report, RFA CEO Bob Dinneen talks about upcoming 20th NEC and how the industry has changed in 20 years. U.S. Senators Pat Toomey and Dianne Feinstein today introduced legislation that would abolish the corn ethanol mandate in the Renewable Fuel Standard , with Sen. Jeff Flake as a co-sponsor.

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  7. Senators Feinstein, Toomey introduce bill to repeal ethanol mandate in RFSRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    US Senators Dianne Feinstein and Pat Toomey have introduced a bill to abolish the corn ethanol mandate in the Renewable Fuel Standard . Sen. Jeff Flake is also a co-sponsor of the measure.

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  8. Loretta Lynch's attorney general nomination goes to full SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, center, flanked by committee Chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, left, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., make statements on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, before the committee voted to advance the nomination of Loretta Lynch to serve as the nation's next attorney general. The 12 to 8 vote in the Judiciary Committee sent Lynch's nomination to the full Senate.

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  9. Bipartisan Senate duo pushes for repeal of ethanol mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hill

    A bipartisan Senate duo is pushing to repeal a a piece of the renewable fuel mandate that requires refiners to blend a certain amount of ethanol into the nation's fuel supply. The bill, introduced by Sens. Pat Toomey and Dianne Feinstein would repeal the corn ethanol mandate in the Renewable Fuel Standard set by the Environmental Protection Agency every year.

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  10. Taking sides - Netanyahu's speech to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told top Senate Democrats that he regretted how his planned address to Congress next week is being perceived as partisan, with President Barack Obama's top security adviser calling the speech "destructive." Netanyahu declined a Feb. 23 invitation from Sens. Dianne Feinstein , the top-ranking Democrat on the intelligence committee, and Dick Durbin , the Senate's second-ranking Democrat, to meet privately with the chamber's Democratic caucus.

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  11. Congress, show respect for our closest allyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... state of a close ally he merits respect. Two top Senate Democrats, Dick Durbin of Illinois and California's Dianne Feinstein, got it right on Feb. 23 when they asked Netanyahu for a closed-door meeting with the party caucus to alleviate the ...

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  12. Peter King, Dianne Feinstein: We should let AG deny guns to 'known or suspected' terroristsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Rep. Peter King , New York Republican, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein , California Democrat, have teamed up to press a new law that would deny the sale of guns and explosives to terrorists - both known and suspected. The basic idea behind the Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act is to keep firearms out of the hands of the same people who are deemed too dangerous to board plans in the United States, and this bill gives the attorney general the power to do just that, The Blaze reported.

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  13. New Bill Gives the Attorney General the Power to Block Gun Sales to...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    More than two dozen Democrats in the House and Senate - and one Republican - want to give the U.S. attorney general the power to block the sale of guns and explosives to known terrorists, and also to anyone who is "appropriately suspected" of being a terrorist. The Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act was introduced this week by Sen. Dianne Feinstein and Rep. Peter King .

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  14. Netanyahu refuses private meeting with Senate Democrats during US visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refused to meet with Democratic Senators Dick Durbin and Diane Feinstein after they invited for a private meeting, Feb. 24, 2015 Turnabout is fair play; late Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refused Democratic Sens . Dick Durbin, D-Ill, and Dianne Feinstein, D-CA invitation for a private meeting when he addresses Congress on March 3. News of the two Democrats invitation was first reported late Monday evening, Feb. 23, 2015, Minority Whip Durbin and Feinstein, the ranking member of Senate Intelligence Committee sent the prime minister a letter asking to meet with him.

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  15. Kamala Harris the 'prohibitive favorite' for Senate, which has drawbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... of her record by the media and political adversaries. Bill Carrick, a longtime campaign advisor to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, said it was unlikely that Harris would glide into the Senate without vigorous opposition. "I think it's very hard to get a free ...

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  16. Susan Rice: Netanyahu visit 'destructive' to bipartisan US-Israel relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... by some to be political or partisan," Netanyahu wrote in a letter to Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. "I can assure you that my sole intention in accepting it was to voice Israel's grave concerns about a potential nuclear ...

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  17. Ted Strickland plans a bid to be the 11th oldest new senator everRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... ator in office. By January 2017, that title will almost certainly be held by the current front-runner: Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). She'll be 83 years and six months old -- a kid, compared to Rebecca Felton.

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  18. New York Regulator Warns Of 'Cyber 9/11'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Insurance News Net

    ... bipartisan Senate legislation dealing with cybersecurity is being drafted by Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the chairman and ranking minority members, respectfully of the Senate Intelligence Committee. Anthem disclosed ...

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  19. The Insiders: Netanyahu is stumbling on his journey to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... from Democrats in the Senate, not less. In replying to an invitation from Sens. Richard Durbin (Ill.) and Dianne Feinstein (Calif.), Netanyahu said that participating in such a meeting would " compound the misperception of partisanship " of his ...

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  20. Obama aides sharpen criticism of Netanyahu ahead of speechRead the original story

    Wednesday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... by some to be political or partisan," Netanyahu wrote in a letter to Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. "I can assure you that my sole intention in accepting it was to voice Israel's grave concerns about a potential nuclear ...

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