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  1. New Coast Guard facility dedicatedRead the original story

    53 min ago | Big News Network.com

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  2. New Coast Guard facility dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Officials including Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., discussed the economic potential of the newly expanded United States Coast Guard operations systems center Monday during a special ribbon cutting ceremony. The new facility is an effort to combine three facilities into two as well as alleviate overcrowding, according to John Reisenweber, executive director of the Jefferson County Development Authority.

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  3. GOP Calls For Ball To Withdraw From Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    The Tennessee Republican Party is calling on Democratic Senate nominee Gordon Ball to drop out of the race over content lifted from other politicians on his campaign website. Party Chairman Chris Devaney cited a Buzzfeed article Monday that listed several passages on Ball's website that contained identical language from prominent Democrats like Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Sherrod Brown of Ohio.

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  4. Zohydro ER Approval Still Under Debate in CongressRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The powerful painkiller Zohydro ER has been a lightning rod in the prescription drug abuse debate. Amid a backdrop of steadily increasing opioid abuse rates, the Food and Drug Administration cleared Zohydro for the market last fall, against its advisory board's recommendation.

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  5. Obama's 'No Boots' in Iraq Won't WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News Max

    If President Obama's "no boots on the ground" in Iraq is his final word, they'll have to wear moccasins or some other comfortable footwear. Bombing sans boots did not work in World War I, World War II, and every other war from Korea to Vietnam to Iraq .

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  6. US Sen. Joe Manchin wants brother's lawsuit tossedRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Marietta Times

    U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by one of his brothers against him and another sibling. The West Virginia Democrat and his brother, Roch Manchin, filed a response Friday in Marion County Circuit Court to the lawsuit of Dr. John Manchin II.

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  7. Haywood Democrats Fall RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Mix and mingle with Democratic candidates running in the November 2014 election and enjoy a buffet dinner featuring roasted pork loin or grilled chicken. Featured speakers will be Hayden Rogers, chief of staff for U. S. Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia and former NC Representative Ray Rapp.

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  8. Sens. Whitehouse, Manchin to visit each other's statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Hill

    Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse and Joe Manchin , two Democrats who often clash over energy, coal and pollution policy, will visit each other's states next month, they said. The visits are inspired by a June debate on the Senate floor that covered the Obama administration's carbon emission rules for power plants, climate change, coal and other issues.

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  9. Does Team Hillary Want a Democratic Challenge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Thenew995fm.com

    Dispense with the hoary notions that maybe she will decide for a quiet retirement as a Chappequa grandma, or the idea that there is any Democrat lurking in the shadows somewhere who could really derail Hillary Clinton's march to the nomination. The former Secretary of State is all but certain to run for president - and nearly all but certain to become her party's standard-bearer.

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  10. Does Team Hillary Want a Dem Challenge?By David FreedlanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Daily Beast

    Dispense with the hoary notions that may be she will decide for a quiet retirement as a Chappequa grandma, or the idea that there is any Democrat lurking in the shadows somewhere who could really derail Hillary Clinton's march to the nomination. The former Secretary of State is all but certain to run for president-and nearly all but certain to become her party's standard-bearer.

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  11. We must improve screening in schoolsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Salem News

    A Senate bill intended to prevent public school systems from hiring pedophiles or drug abusers may be necessary, but it misses an important point: What if school administrators don't know they are dealing with a predator? Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., are co-sponsoring the bill. If enacted, the measure would prohibit schools from hiring employees or contractors convicted of violent or sexual crimes against children.

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  12. Eleanor Clift Hypes Jim Webb for Clinton Primary 'Sparring Partner'Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | NewsBusters.org

    ... wait for Clinton to make her decision, there was speculation that yet another Democrat, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, might also join the fray, that he's "bored" with being a senator and might run for president if only to audition for vice ...

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  13. Drowning our property rights: EPA's misuse of the Clean Water ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Hill

    In several different ways, President Obama's Environmental Protection Agency is using and abusing the Clean Water Act to improperly block economic development projects and take away Americans' property rights. In one recent example, the EPA made plans to block a permit for a mining project before the project had even applied for one.

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  14. Anti-addiction groups call for new FDA chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse. In a letter released Wednesday, more than a dozen groups ask the Obama administration's top health official to replace FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg, who has led the agency since 2009.

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  15. Jim Webb and the Southern Dem RevoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... wait for Clinton to make her decision, there was speculation that yet another Democrat, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, might also join the fray, that he's "bored" with being senator and might run for president if only to audition for vice ...

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  16. Salon: Gabby Giffords Abandons 'Civility' in Gun Control FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Breitbart.com

    ... on the federal level in April 2013. It didn't help that the very author of expanded background checks, Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), admitted that expanded checks would not have stopped Adam Lanza. And Breitbart News has since reported that the failed ...

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  17. Hold on to your walletRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Morning Journal

    Closure of coal-fired power plants in response to Environmental Protection Agency regulations appears to be accelerating. That is bad news for tens of millions of Americans who will pay much higher electric bills as a result.

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  18. a Gop Senate: Good News or Bad News?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | OpEdNews

    A couple of weeks ago I received the following communication from the GOP : "Steven, Just wanted to update you on the state of play in the critical battleground races: This weekend, there were a number of positive polls released for Republicans. One forecast showed Republicans holding "at least a nominal lead in eight states held by Democrats , more than the six they need to retake the chamber."

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  19. Jim Webb 'Seriously Looking' at 2016...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb said Tuesday that he is "seriously looking at the possibility'' of running for president in 2016, in a speech to a roomful of reporters in which he laid out a set of policy concerns and goals for government. Should he follow through, Mr. Webb, a Democrat, would make an intriguing challenger to the party's presumptive front-runner, Hillary Clinton .

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  20. New report on rising coal plant retirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Coal Valley News

    U.S. Senator Joe Manchin expressed concern after the Government Accountability Office released an updated report on the projected number of retiring coal-fired plants in response to the Environmental Protection Agency standards for carbon dioxide emissions. According to the report, approximately 13 percent of coal-fueled generating capacity has either been retired since 2012 or is planned for retirement by 2025, which surpasses the previous estimates in 2012.

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