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1 hr ago | Reuters

What to Watch in The Day Ahead; Thursday, July 10

The U.S. Department of Labor is scheduled to issue a weekly update on new applications for unemployment insurance.

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

5 hrs ago | National Journal

Woodall Chosen as Interim RSC Chair; Group Tweaks Election Rules

The Georgia Republican will serve as caretaker of the conservative group until November, when new rules will be enforced in choosing the next chairman.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Rob Woodall, Tom Price, Representative Tom Graves, Georgia, Georgia Government

9 hrs ago | Time

Export-Import Bank Wins Enough GOP Support for Passage

US Senator Lindsey Graham, R-SC, talks to reporters after a closed meeting on Iraq and Afghanistan on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on July 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Senator Roy Blunt

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bloomberg

Export-Import Bank Renewal Backed by Republican Blunt

A second Senate Republican backed a plan to continue operations of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which is facing criticism from House Republicans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Roy Blunt, Roy Blunt

ThinkProgress

How Politicians Are Trying To Fund Overseas Coal Projects Under The Guise Of Eliminating Bureaucracy

Incoming House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., left, joined at right by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, and the GOP leadership, meet with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat

KICD-AM Spencer

House panel sets hearing to reform Federal Reserve

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives, who have proposed bills to audit the Federal Reserve and to limit its policy mandate, on Monday set a hearing to discuss measures aimed at the U.S. central bank.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ron Paul, Scott Garrett, Kevin Brady

Financial Planning

Why the 'Too Big to Fail' Fight May Get a Revival

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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Related Topix: SourceMedia, US News, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, David Vitter

The Hill

Congress returns, more focused on November than ever

The GOP believes it is months away from an election that will hand it control of the Senate, giving it a check on President Obama's final two-years in office.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Push to close Export-Import Bank puts Hensarling at odds with fellow Republicans

Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Dallas is leading a campaign that could put the Export-Import Bank of the United States out of business after 80 years of strong, bipartisan support.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dallas, TX, Representative Steve Stivers

UnionLeader.com

John Stossel: There's capitalism, and then there's crony capitalism

Capitalism is great because it lets entrepreneurs raise money so they can scale up and get their products and services to more people.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Opinion

Wall Street Journal

Political Battle Over Export Bank Heats Up

The Export-Import Bank helps General Electric and other firms finance sales of U.S.-made equipment such as this jet engine to foreign buyers.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Haley Barbour, US Governors

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Hill

Wall Street braces for gavel hand-off

Depending on the outcome in November, the gavel of the Senate Banking Committee will fall to either Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown or Republican Sen. Richard Shelby .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, Tim Johnson

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Foreign Policy

Big Business Hopes to Inoculate Ex-Im Bank From GOP Opposition

Jim Stouch came to Washington last month on behalf of his York, Pennsylvania, manufacturing company to meet with five congressmen and his state's Republican senator, Pat Toomey.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Pat Toomey, US News, US Senate, York, PA, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nuclear Energy

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Daily Caller

Consumer Financial Protection Pulls an IRS, 'Loses' Documentation

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , a federal agency charged with looking into abuse complaints filed by consumers about their financial institutions, has just been investigated over budget mishandling, the Fiscal Times reports .

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Related Topix: Tax, Washington, DC, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Conservative Political News

Wed Jul 02, 2014

News Max

Jeb Hensarling Leads Fight Against Ex-Im Bank, Crony Capitalism

If you like the idea of sinister, mustache-twirling French bankers issuing U.S. national debt on behalf of Chinese corporations and setting terms that leave U.S. taxpayers on the hook for any shenanigans, then you ought to love the Export-Import Bank.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, 9, Eric Cantor, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Representative Steve Scalise

The Olympian

Export-Import Bank debate is just political theater

I was against the Export-Import Bank before I was for it, and I may someday be against it again.

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

Housing Wire

Fed IG: CFPB office renovation skyrockets to $215 million

The regulatory bureau that holds accountable all before them is being called to account for the hundreds of millions it is spending to renovate and decorate its rented headquarters on G Street.

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

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Right Wing News

"Crapitalism!"

Capitalism is great because it lets entrepreneurs raise money so they can scale up and get their products and services to more people.

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

MacLeans

The U.S. debate that Canada should be having

Export credit agencies around the world, including Canada's EDC, are locked in a corporate welfare arms race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin McCarthy

The Heartland Institute

How The Populist Assault On Cronyism Draws New Battle Lines

Slowly but surely, Washington is waking up to the idea that the current surge in populism is not some flash in the pan, but a real and sustained trend in politics on the right and left.

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Related Topix: Washington, Washington Government, US News, US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Republican, US House of Representatives, Carolyn Maloney, Democrat

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