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Wednesday Apr 16 | Right Wing News

District of Compensation, Just and Otherwise

Pete Stark's name didn't come up Tuesday night at the Castro Valley Library candidates forum for the congressional district Stark represented from 1972 to 2012.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Wednesday Apr 16 | Washington Times

New debate: Should Congress use technology to spend less time in D.C.?

Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell of California said Wednesday that Congress should be more forward-thinking and allow lawmakers to do more of their work remotely, rather than crisscrossing the nation every week to get to Capitol Hill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Swalwell, Corbett and Bussell keep it civil at House candidates' forum

Each of the three candidates for the 15th Congressional District brought something different to the table during their first joint appearance Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dublin, CA, San Leandro, CA, Alameda County, CA, Livermore, CA, Immigration Reform

Contra Costa Times

Field Poll: Californians dislike Congress as a whole but feel better about own reps

Six times as many California voters disapprove of how Congress is doing its job compared with those who approve, a new Field Poll finds.

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Related Topix: US News, California, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative David Valadao, Representative Jeff Denham

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Patch.com

Alameda County District Attorney Given 2 Awards

The United States Congressional Victims' Rights Caucus awarded Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O'Malley the Lois Haight Award of Excellence and Innovation for her outstanding contributions to the field of victims' rights.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Alameda County, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Washington Times

Al Qaeda magazine features U.S. airport: - Assemble your bomb'

The al Qaeda-tied magazine "Inspire" is featuring in its spring issue a photograph of a shuttle train at San Francisco International Airport with the accompanying caption: "Assemble your bomb."

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Patch.com

Congressman to Host Women's Business Empowerment Day

U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell will host Women's Business Empowerment Day on Saturday, April 12 at CSU East Bay.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Small Business, Personal Finance

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Democrats Hustle to Secure 2nd Annual Capital Soccer Classic Win

House Democrats just barely edged out their GOP counterparts Tuesday to clinch the 2nd Annual Capital Soccer Classic, a friendly contest that featured few score changes during regulation play but threatened to become a nail-biter toward the end.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mike McIntyre, US House of Representatives, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat, Representative Erik Paulsen, Republican

Roll Call

Obama Boosts Vulnerable Democrats in Primaries

But a small group of select incumbents are embracing the second-term president, seeking and touting his support on the trail as a badge of honor.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson, Michael Honda, Representative Donna Edwards

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Pleasanton Weekly

Races set for June primary election

With the election less than two months away, candidate lists are set for federal, state and local positions to be contested during the June 3 primary.

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Related Topix: Pleasanton, CA, Alameda County, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dublin, CA, Hayward, CA

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Patch.com

Congressman Honors Life of Marine Killed by Suspected Drunken Driver from Emeryville

U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell addressed Congress to honor the life of a 23-year-old Union City Marine killed after being hit by a suspected drunken driver from Emeryville.

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Related Topix: Emeryville, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Union City, CA, US Military, US Marine Corps

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Huffington Post

This Is What's Driving The Minimum Wage Debate

The political divide over raising the federal minimum wage is deep, driven by politics, ideology and demographics.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick, Representative Kyrsten Sinema, Representative Raul Ruiz, Representative Julia Brownley

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Inside Bay Area

VA benefits backlog: Critics say agency is still too slow

Whenever Vietnam veteran Don Cooper asked about his request for an in-home aide, the Oakland VA regional benefit office told him the same thing: A decision would take 14 months.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Livermore, CA, US Politics, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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