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  1. In Reversal, Florida Republican Congressman Backs Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | ThinkProgress

    Rep. David Jolly has become the eighth Republican member of Congress to express support for marriage equality, a reversal of his previous position.


  2. What to watch for during VA confirmation hearingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Times Recorder

    Bob McDonald will be in the congressional spotlight Tuesday, as he goes before the Senate committee charged with weighing his nomination to be the next Veterans Affairs secretary.


  3. TEA Party Demands that Senator Portman Renounce Support for Cochran in MississippiRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Kent, OH - Tom Zawistowski, Executive Director of the Portage County TEA Party, reacted angrily to Ohio Senator Rob Portman's claims in a Cleveland Plain Dealer article this week that he had no idea that the $25,000 from his PAC would be used by the Thad Cochran Campaign in Mississippi to air racially charged attacks on the TEA Party.


  4. Ohio reflects GOP split on future of Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    The latest skirmish in the protracted power struggle in the Republican Party is being waged over a little-known federal agency created to help U.S. companies sell products abroad.


  5. Rand Paul's 2016 Buzz Is Buzzier Than His Senate Colleagues'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Roll Call

    The most wide open Republican presidential contest in modern times is shaping up, so a thousand things could change in the 80 long weeks before the first scheduled caucuses and primaries take place.


  6. Allegheny Health Network Psychologist among Panelists at Senate Staff...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Joseph F. Cvitkovic, Ph.D., of Jefferson Hospital, was selected by the American Psychological Association to testify on legislation that would give behavioral health facilities access to Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments.


  7. Officials probe dead swans case on Lake ErieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegraph-Forum

    Over the last couple of weeks of winter and early spring an alarming number of swans were observed floating dead in some of the remaining open water patches of the Lake Erie Islands and Catawba.


  8. City Club: Ending Poverty in Ohio and AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Rob Portman was elected in 2010, running a campaign that focused on common-sense conservative ideas to help create jobs and get the deficit under control.


  9. Portman predicts McDonald's confirmation, but says it won't be easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Senate begins its confirmation hearings tomorrow for the retired Cincinnati business executive who's been nominated to be the next secretary of Veterans Affairs.


  10. Senator Corker, Colleagues Urge President Obama To Personally Engage On Congolese Adoption DelaysRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 |

    ... U.S., to discuss a resolution to this issue. Senator Corker is a cosponsor of a resolution authored by Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) calling on the DRC to resume the exit letter process that has been stalled for nearly a year. In April, SenatorCorker ...


  11. Sportsman Act/Filthy Chicken RuleRead the original story

    Sunday | OpEdNews

    ... and was sorry I couldn't help. Now, I am so glad I didn't. And not surprisingly to me, Ohio's Republican Senator Rob Portman was a co-sponsor. I have NEVER ever gotten a reply from him re the many, many e-mails I sent him through petitions- many ...


  12. Portman on presidential shortlist following RNC announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | WJRT

    Sen. Rob Portman's name is back on the shortlist for a potential nomination as president in 2016, on the heels of the Republican National Committee's selection of Cleveland as the hosting city of the GOP convention.


  13. Congress calls for "transparency" after VA scandalRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | WJRT

    That is what U.S. Senators are calling for, in the wake of the VA Hospital Scandal.


  14. New jobs law to include "pay for success" model advocated by BennetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Post

    As early as Monday, President Barack Obama is expected to sign into law a wide-ranging jobs bill that includes a provision inserted by U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet that has the potential to transform how workers train for new careers.


  15. Senator Rob Portman talks about the future of the auto industry in OhioRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    As the co-chair of the Senate Auto Caucus, Portman says he has been visiting many of Ohio's auto plants, meeting with both labor and management to discuss the state of the industry and its future.


  16. What's in a name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    What's in a name? A lot, especially when it comes to politics. We love to label people and politicians as conservative or liberal, Republican or Democrat, good or bad.


  17. Schram: GOP gets amped up for ClevelandRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Boston Herald

    First the Republican National Committee announced it was bringing its 2016 presidential convention - and all the economic kick and image glories that go with it - to the city that for decades has gotten national attention mainly as a late-night TV punchline.


  18. Does Cincinnati RNC event debut 2016 GOP running mates: Jeb Bush, Rob Portman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 |

    Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will be in Cincinnati Monday with Ohio Sen. Rob Portman in what could be an advance look at the 2016 White House ticket.


  19. As nation remembers fallen, VA scandal lingersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | WJRT

    "It is dishonorable. It is disgraceful. And I will not tolerate it, period," said President Barack Obama last week during a press conference.


  20. Sen. Rob Portman brings anti-poverty plan and Cleveland quips to City ClubRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 |

    Ohio Sen. Rob Portman polished his Cleveland connections and outlined his theme for fighting poverty through " constructive conservatism " in a speech at the City Club on Friday.