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2 hrs ago | USA Today

Trey Radel to refund more than $63,000 to donors

Former Rep. Trey Radel is refunding contributors more than $63,000, according to the latest campaign finance report filed by the Florida Republican, who gave up his seat in January after pleading guilty to a drug charge.

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7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

In District, Emancipation Day crowd is thin but mostly enthusiastic

Wednesday marked another Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, the 152nd anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's signing of a bill freeing slaves in Washington.

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10 hrs ago | Switched

Democratic Congressman Wants Federal Investigation Into ALEC-Backed Laws

APRIL 11: A sign sits at the beginning of a road that goes into thousands of acres of Bureau of Land Management land that has been temporarily closed to round up illegal cattle that are grazing south of Mesquite Nevada.

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14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

KS-Sen: Democrats Want Kathleen Sebelius (D) To Run For Senate

With Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigning, there's a lot of speculation about what her next career choice will be: Ms.

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16 hrs ago | GlobeSt.com

KLNB's Net Lease Group Launches with $100M...

Start each day with GlobeSt.com's National AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the commercial real estate industry.

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20 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Z on TV: Cummings under fire from conservative media on IRS role

Committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa cuts ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings off during a hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill University March 5, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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23 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

School Choice Caucus Enters Congress

The Congressional School Choice Caucus is the first group of its kind on Capitol Hill.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Researchers, Sen. Nelson, to meet on reform school

Researchers from the University of South Florida will meet with U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson to discuss the excavation of the graveyard at a former reform school on the Panhandle.

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The Washington Post

22 reasons why congressional spring breakers are just like you

Last week, Congress packed their bags and left the Capitol Hill campus for spring recess -- the congressional equivalent of spring break.

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StreetsBlog.org

Capitol Hill: Transit Union and Sierra Club Join Forces for Earth Day and Beyond

Earth Day is a week from tomorrow. How many people will drive to their local environmental festival without even a second thought to how they got there? The ATU and the Sierra Club are teaming up to promote transit as a solution to fast-rising transportation emissions.

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The Washington Post

Lanier urges against drawing quick conclusions in police shooting at Capitol

Capitol Hill police officers search the site after a car chase and shooting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Oct. 3, 2013.

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StreetsBlog.org

Capitol Hill: Uncle Sam Wants You to Drive: 5 Tax Breaks for Cars in the U.S. Tax Code

It's April 15. If you bought an electric car in 2013, you can claim a tax break today.

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The Wall Street Journal

Sen. Mary Landrieu's New Ad Says Obama Policies 'Simply Wrong'

Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks during a press conference on Capitol Hill April 1, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Mary Landrieu , , in a new ad for her re-election campaign, distances herself from the Obama administration while touting her Washington insider cred that has led to her chairmanship of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.

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The Washington Post

House Democrats renew push for comprehensive immigration reform vote

Activists hold signs and family photos protesting U.S. immigration policy in Lafayette Square outside the White House on March 12, 2014, in Washington, D.C. House Democrats are renewing their push for a vote on a proposed comprehensive immigration reform package, vowing Tuesday to refocus efforts on pressuring Republicans to sign onto a discharge ... (more)

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The Huffington Post

Mitch McConnell Has Best Fundraising Quarter So Far This Cycle, Takes In $2.4 Million

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell reported his best reelection fundraising period so far this cycle, announcing Monday that his campaign has raised $2.4 million since January, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports.

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CBS 47

Brad Pitt to star in film about US general in Afghanistan

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA Retired Gen.

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The Montgomery Advertiser

Sister Schubert to speak at business breakfast

Sister Schubert, who founded her Troy bakery in 1989, will speak April 29 at the Marriott Legends at Capitol Hill.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The American Conservative

U.S. National Archives, 1973 near Leakey, Texas

We've all seen the beer commercials set in big beach dance parties: the bikini-clad woman passing a frosty bottle over to her partner, a well-muscled specimen with an equally bare midriff and a knowing smile.

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Breitbart.com

Big California Farmers Grease Washington for More Water

The rain didn't come to California last year, but it is was raining "Benjamins" on Capitol Hill as the Central Valley's Paramount Farm interests contributed $457,000 to Congress, and the Westlands Water District spent $1,600,000 on lobbying and outreach last year.

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Switched

Federal Charges Filed Against Woman Accused Of Throwing Shoe At Hillary Clinton

Authorities have filed federal charges against a Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe on stage while Hillary Rodham Clinton gave a convention speech.

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