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Yesterday | WBRZ

Landrieu, Cassidy, others qualify on opening day

U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu and her main Republican challenger, Congressman Bill Cassidy, traded jabs over leadership and effectiveness as they signed up for the November election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative John Fleming, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Boustany, Representative Bill Cassidy

Yesterday | The News-Star

Our view: Max out Conservation FundOur view: Max out Conservation...

Our view: Max out Conservation Fund Louisiana has a big stake in the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oSFG25 Fifty years ago, Congress created the Land and Water Conservation Fund to help preserve and protect our natural national treasures.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Opinion

Wednesday | NOLA.com

Rep. Cedric Richmond qualifies to run for his seat again in 2nd Congressional District

U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond qualified Wednesday morning, Aug. 20, to run again for his seat in the 2nd Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, New Orleans, LA, Mary Landrieu, US Senate

Mon Aug 18, 2014

NOLA.com

US Senate race in Louisiana presents risk for Bobby Jindal: Jeremy Alford

Even though Gov. Bobby Jindal 's name won't appear on the November and December ballots, he may very well be judged anyway come the end of this current election cycle.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, David Vitter, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Opinion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Newberry Observer

Honor Flights, EXACTO program updates

The House of Representatives recently passed H.R. 4812, the Honor Flight Act. The bill would codify the process by which the Transportation Security Administration provides expedited and dignified passenger screening services for veterans traveling to visit war memorials built and dedicated to honor their service in Washington D.C. "The 'Honor ... (more)

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NOLA.com

Louisiana and 20 coastal parishes to share 7 percent of RESTORE Act money

Louisiana and 20 coastal parishes will share 7 percent of BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill fine money to be distributed among Gulf Coast states under the federal Restore Act, according to new rules issued by the U.S. Treasury on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, David Vitter, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bill Cassidy, Louisiana, Oil Spill

Sun Aug 10, 2014

The News-Star

Lawmakers step up social media to reach constituents

Lawmakers step up social media to reach constituents Lawmakers are turning more to social media to deliver messages to constituents and voters.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Boustany, Representative John Fleming, David Vitter, Louisiana

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The News-Star

Conservation Fund preserves natural treasures

Projects throughout Louisiana's Sportsman's Paradise -- from Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge to Bernstein Park in Monroe -- have benefited from financial support through the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund for 50 years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Monroe, LA

Marine News

AWO Praises Simplification of TWIC Process

Last week, the Transportation Security Administration began nationwide implementation of a program that reforms the burdensome process by which mariners and other transportation workers receive required Transportation Worker Identification Credentials .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Democrat, David Vitter, US Senate, Elijah Cummings, Peter King, Candice Miller

Tue Aug 05, 2014

SFGate

Vitter, Scalise, Richmond to host Service Academy

U.S. Sen. David Vitter and two Louisiana congressmen, Steve Scalise and Cedric Richmond , will host a Service Day Academy, giving military representatives an opportunity to explain the nomination and application process to prospective students.

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Related Topix: US Politics, David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Steve Scalise

Fri Aug 01, 2014

NOLA.com

House passes tough immigration bills that President Obama calls 'extreme and unworkable'

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., left, walks with Rep. Steve Southerland II, R-Fla., from a closed-door meeting of House Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, to discuss the border crisis.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Southerland, Representative Steve Scalise, Democrat, Representative Bill Cassidy

Thu Jul 31, 2014

NOLA.com

House failure to pass immigration bill a setback for Steve Scalise and new GOP leadership team

Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., the incoming House GOP whip, walks between tourists and reporters in Statuary Hall on the way to the House chamber, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, July 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, David Vitter, US Senate, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, Cathy McMorris

Wed Jul 30, 2014

ABC News

'Do Nothing' Congress Gets Busy - Raising Campaign Cash

If you're looking for a senator or member of Congress this week, you may have better luck at The Capital Grille than the Capitol.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Jim McDermott, Washington, DC, Representative Tammy Duckworth, Representative Joe Donnelly

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Housing Wire

New legislative proposal would turn the post office into a bank

It's been rumored and discussed for months, but now it's one step closer to actually happening.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United States Postal Service, Postal, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NAFCU

notes concerns over USPS banking bill

July 25, 2014 - NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler wrote Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., to express concerns that Richmond's bill to allow the U.S. Postal Service to provide financial services could have unintended consequences for credit unions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Democrat, US News

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