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54 min ago | Breitbart.com

Pat Roberts Claims His Children Attended School in Kansas-But They Only Did for Less than a Year

Fending off persistent questions about his residency status, Sen. Pat Roberts noted in a radio interview last week that "my kids went to school" in Dodge City, Kansas, as a means of demonstrating his ties to the state he represents roughly 1,400 miles away in Washington, D.C. But a close inspection of that claim shows his children only attended ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

Family travels to D.C. to end horse cruelty

Contributed photoMikal and Aerial Spooner, on the mall in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, took part in a June 18 rally in support of a bill to strengthen a nationwide ban on horse soring.

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5 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

Gee spreads WVU message before crowd on Capitol Hill

West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee didn't disappoint more than 300 loyal Mountaineers when he spoke Thursday at the 36th annual WVU Alumni Luncheon on Capitol Hill - providing plenty of deja vu moments as he recalled having first addressed this group more than 30 years ago.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Trans Lobby Day to Bring Awareness to Capitol Hill

Transgender Lobby Day is July 14-15. It's an opportunity for transgender people and advocates from across the country to educate their members of Congress and lobby for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act passage in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Switched

John Boehner's Lawsuit Hits Obama On Health Care Law Changes

House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Barack Obama will focus on the administration's unilateral changes to the health care law's employer mandate, according to a draft resolution released on Thursday.

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National Journal

No Criminal Charges in Death of Mom Shot by Capitol Cops

A view of the scene, with a U.S. Capitol Police car and a black Infiniti after the shooting on Capitol Hill, Oct. 3, 2013.

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USA Today

Colleges ignoring sexual assault, senator charges

Many colleges and universities are failing to comply with federal laws and key policies designed to combat sexual assault, according to a report released Wednesday by Sen. Claire McCaskill.

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The Daily Beast

Border Kids Crisis - Impotent CongressBy John Avlon

The alleged urgency of the problem is inspiring no action on Capitol Hill. But the failure to deal with the influx of Central American children isn't inevitable-it's driven by fear.

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The Washington Post

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A crew of state lawmakers from across the nation is spending Thursday in Washington to ask Congress to do something.

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The Daily Beast

Border Kids Crisis - Impotent CongressBy John Avlon

The alleged urgency of the problem is inspiring no action on Capitol Hill. But the failure to deal with the influx of Central American children isn't inevitable-it's driven by fear.

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Switched

Can You Be A Political Mudslinger And Still Have A Soul?

Political campaigns are increasingly staffed by people whose sole job is to figure out how to destroy the opposition.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Michelle Sara King Joins FairWinds Partners as Vice President of Policy and External Relations

FairWinds Partners Wednesday announced that Michelle Sara King has joined the firm as Vice President of Policy and External Relations.

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Business Journal

Business won't quit on immigration reform, but border crisis makes job harder

Business Roundtable President John Engler, left, makes an economic case for immigration reform as U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue listens.

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National Journal

No Criminal Charges in Death of Mom Shot by Capitol Cops

A view of the scene, with a U.S. Capitol Police car and a black Infiniti after the shooting on Capitol Hill, Oct. 3, 2013.

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The Daily Caller

Lois Lerner Did Print Out 'Some' Emails, After All

Disgraced ex-IRS official Lois Lerner actually printed out some of her missing emails, according to a statement by her attorney.

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CBS News

Democrats unveil bill to reverse Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling

Sen. Mark Udall and Sen. Patti Murray speak about the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision, during a news conference on Capitol Hill, July 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Sen. McCaskill releases campus sex assault survey results

Senator Claire McCaskill spoke out on a nationwide survey regarding the handling of sexual assaults on college campuses.

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Examiner.com

If GOP takes Senate in November, would gun rights benefit? Yes

A new Rasmussen Reports survey released yesterday says 54 percent of likely voters think it is possible Republicans will take the U.S. Senate this November, but if they do, what does that mean for gun rights? An equally important question might be, what would that mean for President Barack Obama? The Drudge Report is running its own poll, on ... (more)

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CBS Local

FEMA Administrator: 'We Have Not Been What I Would Say...

Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate testifies during a hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on July 9, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON - Top Obama administration officials told senators Wednesday they're struggling to keep up with the surge of immigrants ... (more)

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Former New Orleans mayor Nagin faces lengthy sentence

SEPTEMBER 23: New Orleans Mayor C. Ray Nagin testifies on Capitol Hill on September 23, 2008 in Washington, DC.

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