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  1. Mobilized & Winning, Now It's Time to EscalateRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... of power to President Obama. After the President's speech there was a protest at a town hall of Oregon Senator Ron Wyden . Wyden is a key player as the ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee. He has played both sides of the debate and the ...

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  2. Senate Kills Climate Change Hoax Conspiracy With Keystone AmendmentsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... to prevent the Keystone XL bill from taking effect until the spill-fund tax included tar sands crude, and Senator Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, proposed an amendment to immediately change the tax code to close, as he put it , the "outlandish tar sands ...

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  3. Will Virginia save the fourth amendmenta and us all? - TTGRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... years. I've written about this before... many times. Others have fought this fight in their own ways, from Senator Ron Wyden's and Representative Justin Amash's legislative proposals, to the technical evangelism of Bruce Schneier and Jacob ...

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  4. GOP Warmer to Obama's Trade Plans Than DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Instapundit

    ... one of whom called Froman a liar during his testimony, leading to the ejection of several audience members. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), the panel's ranking member, expressed a willingness to consider the proposal, maintaining that "clinging to ...

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  5. How these two women guided the Keystone bill through a divided SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Left: Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., the ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, confers with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 8, just before a markup on the long-stalled Keystone XL pipeline bill.

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  6. Where the Senate went to college - in one mapRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... king of a thing ). It also had one of Oregon's senators graduating from the University of California. While Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), did attend the University of California, Santa Barbara, he graduated from Stanford University, along with Sen. Jeff ...

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  7. Where is Ron Wyden on Fast Track and TPP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlueOregon

    ... predictably silent when it comes to pleasing their corporate campaign donors. The key Democrat in the debate is Ron Wyden, the ranking minority member of the Senate Finance Committee. When Fast Track legislation was introduced last year, Wyden stood ...

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  8. Lawmakers Pressure FCC to Reject Phone Rule ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TMCnet

    ... was signed by Massachusetts Sens. Edward Markey and Elizabeth Warren, along with Sens. Charles Schumer (D-NY), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Barbara Boxer (D- ), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), ...

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  9. "They really, really stumbled into a nerve here."Read the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... drive that attracted a few thousand signatures might have taken a few weeks and really swayed senators, said Ron Wyden of Oregon, the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee. Now, he said, "If some special interest feels their ox is gored, ...

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  10. Transportation tax debate loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... in May. Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio is the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee, and Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden is the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, which writes tax legislation. Majority Republicans in both chambers are ...

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  11. Senate bill orders Keystone construction: Cantwell urges vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the American farmer, I want him to protect the American environment." Two Northwesterners, Sens. Cantwell and Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, sought to close a loophole in the legislation. Under the Keystone bill, the TransCanada Pipeline Co. would not have to ...

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  12. Senate Democrats Lay Out Tax Reform PrinciplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebCPA

    ... for tax planning and offshoring either of jobs or investment.' Senate Finance Committee ranking member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., who chaired the committee last year, explained the need for the principles cited by Democrats on the committee. 'These seven ...

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  13. Senators Confirm Re-Election Bids for 2016Read the original story

    Thursday | Roll Call

    ... did not return requests for comment on re-election plans, though Democrats are near certain one of them - Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., will seek another term. Every other senator up for re-election in 2016 - 27 of them - has indicated plans to seek ... 5 comments

  14. Markey, Warren urge rejection of phone rule changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Townsend Times

    ... calls, with some exceptions. Other senators who signed onto the letter included Charles Schumer (D-NY), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Kirsten ...

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  15. Capitol Report: The Senate has passed just four amendments to the Keystone pipeline billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | MarketWatch

    ... is protected by the U.S. Constitution. Many more amendments have failed, including one from Oregon Democrat Ron Wyden that would have subjected tar-sands oil to the federal excise tax on petroleum; another to provide limits on designating federally ...

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  16. Trade chief pitches 'fast-track' to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Hill

    ... trade agenda, while Democrats, particularly in the House, have argued such pacts hurt the U.S. workforce. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said it is easy to understand why U.S. workers are frustrated, especially when their wages have been stagnating for ...

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  17. Steve Duin: The cozy expediency of Kate Brown's Comcast letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | OregonLive.com

    ... change, for results, for action. Weathered politicians count on that. It's the genius and expediency behind Sen. Ron Wyden's Town Halls and Rep. Earl Blumenauer's annual Christmas party. Access appeals to our vanity. We revel the inner circle, the ...

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  18. Cornyn evokes Super Bowl in Senate message on human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    U.S. Sen. John Cornyn evoked the Super Bowl in a speech on human trafficking Tuesday on the Senate floor. Cornyn, R-Texas, called attention to the history of increased human trafficking surrounding sporting events such as the Super Bowl and called for Senate action on his legislation to "help put an end to these heinous crimes," according to a statement from his office.

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  19. Amid White House Push for Fast Track, Digital Rights Groups Mount Call for OppositionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Common Dreams

    ... consultation and then gives the body only an up or down vote on the deal. The groups behind the new call for Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) to oppose Fast Track are Creative Commons, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Internet Archive, Knowledge Ecology ...

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  20. Digital Rights Groups to Senator Ron Wyden: We're Counting on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Eff.org

    ... Archive, Knowledge Ecology International, New Media Rights, OpenMedia International, and Public Knowledge. Sen. Ron Wyden holds significant influence on how this version of Fast Track will look because he now sits as the Ranking Member of the Senate ...

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